Coming into today’s game, the Orioles had hit just three homers in their last nine games and three over the last 81 innings.
When Nick Markakis connected for a two-run homer in the last of the 5th to tie today’s game at 6-6, the O’s had hit three homers over their last three innings.
Brian Roberts, his 10th, a two-run shot in the 3rd off O’Sullivan
Luke Scott, his 20th, a solo shot in the 4th off O’Sullivan
Nick Markakis, his 14th, a two-run shot in the 5th off O’Sullivan
The last time the O’s hit three homers in a game was June 27th vs. Washington.