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  1. Tigers continue red-hot ways on roadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... four-run ninth inning. Ubaldo Jimenez pitched seven shutout innings with seven strikeouts but the Tigers got to Tommy Hunter for a pair of home runs. TV/radio: Monday: ESPN/FSD/1270-AM and 97.1-FM; Tuesday-Wednesday: FSD/1270-AM and 97.1-FM ...

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  2. Orioles101 Mailbag: Kevin Gausman Questions Frequent; Closer's Role a FocusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... which was optioning Preston Guilmet. Thursday was the first opportunity for an Orioles pitcher to close since Tommy Hunter blew his second consecutive save opportunity on Tuesday and we saw Zach Britton get the 1-2-3 save. Manager Buck Showalter has ...

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  3. 5 Things We've Learned from Baltimore Orioles' First 40 GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | Rant Sports

    ... Oakland in the offseason, it left a big gap at closer. Johnson led the AL in saves in 2012 (51) and 2013 (50). Tommy Hunter earned the closer job this year, and while he has 11 saves, he hasn't pitched well. Hunter (6.60 ERA) has given up 11 runs ...

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  4. Orioles 2, Royals 1Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... row and at one point struck out six in a row. Zach Britton got the save in his first career chance. He replaced Tommy Hunter, who has blown two straight saves and allowed 31 baserunners over 15 innings this year.

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  5. Zach Britton, Buck Showalter and Wei-Yin Chen on Orioles' 2-1 victory at Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the call to try and close out a game for the first time in his professional career. Meanwhile, previous closer Tommy Hunter remained in the bullpen, briefly warming up in the eighth but staying on the bench in the ninth. After the game, Britton said ...

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  6. Baltimore Orioles: It's as Easy as 1,2,3Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Birds Watcher

    ... Twins at Target Field. The Baltimore Orioles win 3-0. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports Ever since Tommy Hunter blew the lead Tuesday night against the Tigers, there has been much speculation over who would be the pitcher to close the ...

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  7. Series Preview: OriolesRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... due to Kevin Gausman being added to the rotation. The real question is the back end of the bullpen, as closer Tommy Hunter has blown two consecutive save opportunities. Many Oriole fans are hoping for a save situation just to see who comes out of ...

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  8. Detroit 4, Baltimore 1: Miguel Cabrera leads Tigers' ninth-inning rally with three-run home runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Observer & Eccentric

    ... Kelly lined out to short and Ian Kinsler lined out to center, Torii Hunter drew a walk against Orioles reliever Tommy Hunter. 'I kept the inning going,' Hunter said. 'It was two outs, and I just tried to battle, calm myself down and use all my ...

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  9. Should Orioles find a new closer?Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Things aren't going well for Orioles' closer Tommy Hunter. For the second time in three nights Hunter had two outs in the ninth before giving up the lead, this time back-to-back home runs by Miguel Cabrera and Victor Martinez.

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  10. With Tommy Hunter struggling, the Orioles have other options at closerRead the original story

    May 15, 2014 | Camden Chat

    Through the first month of the season, Tommy Hunter looked to be the right man in the closer's role for the Orioles .

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  11. Detroit TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Detroit News

    ... the Tigers expected him to be. The difficulty of closing out games against the Tigers reared its head for Tommy Hunter in the ninth inning on Tuesday night, with Cabrera and Victor Martinez connecting on consecutive pitches. And Wednesday's victory ...

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  12. Despite their four-game skid, Orioles hit the road to Kansas City in first placeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Orioles' 7-5 loss to Detroit on Wednesday, we still don't know whether manager Buck Showalter will turn to Tommy Hunter in the ninth the next time there's an opportunity. He talked Wednesday about track record. He said since that Jim Johnson had ...

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  13. It's not easy being a closing pitcher at Camden YardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    After the Orioles traded Jim Johnson to the Oakland Athletics in December 2013 and failed to sign a proven closer in free agency, right-hander Tommy Hunter inherited the ninth-inning role.

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  14. Tigers' Justin Verlander fires up Orioles with pitch to Nelson CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Detroit News

    ... have been reversed." So even the umpires on the field felt eventually the correct call was made. As for Tommy Hunter's pitch to Cabrera, it was a curve that stayed up. "I throw curveballs to everybody," Hunter said. "I just didn't get it down. ...

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  15. Cabrera's HR in ninth lifts Tigers over O'sRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Sports Network

    ... Tigers came from behind to defeat the Baltimore Orioles, 4-1, in the middle contest of a three-game set. Tommy Hunter (1-1) took the mound in the ninth for the Orioles and was greeted with a leadoff single from Alex Avila. Rajai Davis came in to ...

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  16. Bob Haynie A Tough Tuesday For The OriolesRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    ... eighth as the Orioles took a 1-0 lead into the ninth. Then Oriole manager Buck Showalter called for closer Tommy Hunter and things went downhill from there. Hunter blew the save and the Birds were handed a disappointing 4-1 loss to the AL Central ...

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  17. 'Track record' separates Tommy Hunter and Jim Johnson, Buck Showalter saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | KTIK-AM Boise

    After Tommy Hunter's blown save in the ninth inning Tuesday, Orioles manager Buck Showalter didn't offer the most ringing endorsement Wednesday that Hunter would pitch if a save opportunity arises in the series finale against the Detroit Tigers at Camden Yards.

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  18. Baltimore Orioles: It is Time to WorryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Birds Watcher

    ... his save opportunities with a lucky catch to secure the save or the Baltimore bats bailing him out of a loss, Tommy Hunter finally picked up his first loss of the season after blowing a 1-0 lead in the ninth. Hunter does not fit the closer situation ...

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  19. MLB: AL capsules and galleryRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    BALTIMORE a Miguel Cabrera hit a three-run homer off Tommy Hunter with two outs in the ninth inning and the Detroit Tigers, down to their last strike, rallied past the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 Tuesday night.

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  20. 'Track record' is difference between Hunter and Johnson, Showalter saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    After Tommy Hunter's blown save in the ninth inning Tuesday, Orioles manager Buck Showalter didn't offer the most ringing endorsement Wednesday that Hunter would pitch if a save opportunity arises in the series finale against the Detroit Tigers at Camden Yards.

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