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Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Tommy Hunter, right, shakes hands with catcher Steve Clevenger after closing out the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Orioles won 5-3. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Baltimore Orioles relief pitcher Tommy Hunter, right, shakes hands with catcher Steve Clevenger after closing out the Tampa Bay Rays during the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Orioles won 5-3. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

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