Jason Berken ceded two runs on seven hits and three walks in five innings. (Joy R Absalon/MLB.com)
By Spencer Fordin / MLB.com
The Orioles' bats went to work for Jason Berken in his Majors debut, as Adam Jones' fifth-inning two-run homer was the deciding blow that put the Orioles ahead and gave the rookie the victory. Aubrey Huff and Nolan Reimold also went deep.
BATTING 2B: Mora (3, Romero, R), Wigginton (7, Romero, R), Roberts, B (15, Downs, S). HR: Huff
(8, 2nd inning off Romero, R, 0 on, 1 out), Jones, A (11, 5th inning off Romero, R, 1 on, 2 out), Reimold (3, 6th inning off
Romero, R, 1 on, 0 out). TB: Roberts, B 4; Wigginton 3; Mora 3; Zaun; Markakis; Izturis, C 2; Reimold 4; Huff 4;
Jones, A 4. RBI: Huff (38), Jones, A 2 (34), Reimold 2 (6), Roberts, B 2 (20). 2-out RBI: Jones, A 2;
Roberts, B 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Reimold; Huff; Jones, A. GIDP: Jones, A. Team
RISP: 2-for-7. Team LOB: 7.