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Orioles hit 5 home runs in 6-5 win over Blue Jays

Wednesday - 3/20/2013, 4:59pm  ET

Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Zach Britton throws during the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Wednesday, March 20, 2013 in Sarasota, Fla. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) -- Nolan Reimold hit two of the Baltimore Orioles' five solo home runs in a 6-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday.

J.J. Hardy and Reimold hit back-to-back home runs in the second inning, and three batters later, Nate McLouth. In the third, Chris Davis and Reimold connected.

Zach Britton, who is in competition for the Orioles' No. 5 starting job, allowed five runs and seven hits in 1 2-3 innings.

Emilio Bonifacio, who had three hits, had a two-run home run off Britton.

Jeremy Jeffress started for the Blue Jays and allowed the first three home runs in two innings.


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