On This Day In Baltimore Orioles History: 5/9/1983 #35thAnniversary

Al Bumbry

The Baltimore Orioles welcomed the Seattle Mariners to Memorial Stadium on this day in 1983.  The Mariners chased starter Scott McGregor from the game after 3.0 innings and defeated the Orioles 6-4.

McGregor gave up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while walking 2 in his brief start.  He gave up doubles to Al Cowens and Julio Cruz and a homerun to Jamie Allen; Allen knocked in 3 of the Mariners’ runs on the day.

Al Bumbry went 2 for 5 with a run scored and Cal Ripken, Jr knocked in 2 runs with his lone hit in 5 at-bats.

Jim Beattie started for the Mariners and got the win, his second of the season and Bill Caudill was credited with the save.

Season Record: 15-12



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