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Box > Baltimore 4, Colorado 2
O's, Palmeiro pop Rockies
Preston Wilson hit a solo home run in the fourth inning and Eddy Garabito gave Colorado the lead with an RBI single in the fifth, but it wasn't enough to get the win. Rookie southpaw Jeff Francis allowed three runs over six innings to drop his record to 5-5.
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Rafael Palmeiro's homer in the sixth inning was his ninth of the season. (Gail Burton/AP)
Baltimore will head out on the road with some momentum after Rafael Palmeiro hit a game-winning two-run shot in the sixth. Rookie Hayden Penn pitched 6 2/3 innings to earn the second win of his career.
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Colorado (22-45)
Lost 2
Baltimore 4, Colorado 2   BAL
Baltimore (41-27)
Won 2
June 19, 2005
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Colorado
0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0   2 5 1
Baltimore
1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 X   4 11 1
Standings through 6/19/05  |  Gameday  |  Rockies Stats  |  Orioles Stats
ColoradoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Garabito, 2B4011013.395
Atkins, 3B4000012.284
Helton, 1B4000010.253
Wilson, CF4111010.264
Hawpe, RF3010000.279
a-Gonzalez, PH1000010.261
Shealy, DH2110111.333
1-Olson, PR-DH1000010.000
Relaford, SS4000003.268
Mohr, LF3010011.194
Closser, C2000102.209
Totals322522812 

a-Struck out for Hawpe in the 9th.
1-Ran for Shealy in the 7th.

BATTING
HR: Wilson (12, 4th inning off Penn, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Garabito; Wilson 4; Hawpe; Shealy; Mohr.
RBI: Wilson (37), Garabito (5).
2-out RBI: Wilson; Garabito.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Atkins; Garabito.
GIDP: Garabito.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Atkins (8, fielding).
DP: 2 (Helton, Relaford-Garabito-Helton).

 
BaltimoreABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matos, CF4120022.297
Mora, 3B4110032.309
Tejada, SS3011101.320
Sosa, RF4011023.262
Marrero, LF3120011.170
a-Surhoff, PH-LF1000001.288
Palmeiro, 1B3122101.267
Gomez, 2B3000001.351
Roberts, 2B1010000.361
Gibbons, DH4000014.273
Gil, C4010002.190
Totals3441142918 

a-Flied out for Marrero in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Gil (2, Francis).
3B: Matos (2, Francis).
HR: Palmeiro (9, 6th inning off Francis, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Matos 4; Mora; Tejada; Sosa; Marrero 2; Palmeiro 5; Roberts; Gil 2.
RBI: Tejada (56), Palmeiro 2 (33), Sosa (26).
2-out RBI: Sosa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matos 2; Sosa.
GIDP: Gil.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Mora (7, 2nd base off Cortes/Closser).

FIELDING
E: Tejada (10, fielding).
DP: (Palmeiro-Tejada-Palmeiro).

 
ColoradoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Francis (L, 5-5)6.07332815.60
Cortes 1.02110103.60
Seay 1.02000009.00
 
BaltimoreIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Penn (W, 2-0)6.25222414.23
Kline (H, 6)1.10000205.55
Ryan (S, 18)1.00000201.87

Pitches-strikes: Francis 104-67, Cortes 21-14, Seay 17-13, Penn 103-63, Kline 16-12, Ryan 11-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Francis 5-5, Cortes 0-2, Seay 2-1, Penn 10-6, Kline 1-1, Ryan 1-0.
Batters faced: Francis 27, Cortes 5, Seay 4, Penn 27, Kline 4, Ryan 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Kline 2-0.
EjectionsBaltimore Orioles Manager Lee Mazzilli ejected by 1B umpire Charlie Reliford. (6th).
Umpires: HP: Greg Gibson. 1B: Charlie Reliford. 2B: Lance Barksdale. 3B: Chris Guccione.
Weather: 81 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, Varies.
T: 2:46.
Att: 45,945.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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