Davis hits homer in Orioles' loss to Twins

By The Associated Press | Posted - Mar. 3, 2014 at 2:13 p.m.



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Chris Davis hit a long home run to center field in the Baltimore Orioles' 9-2 loss to a Minnesota Twins' split-squad on Monday.

Davis, the major league home run leader last year with 53, hit his first — and the Orioles' first — of spring training in the fourth game.

Bud Norris started for the Orioles and threw two shutout innings, allowing one run, striking out two and walking one. Kevin Gausman followed and gave up a run on two hits in two innings. Gausman also struck out two and walked one.

Vance Worley threw three shutout innings for the Twins, giving up one hit and striking out one.

Minnesota scored seven runs in the ninth to break a 2-all tie. The big hit was Wilkin Ramirez's three-run home run.

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

The Associated Press

    SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

    Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast