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Orioles 6, Red Sox 3

Cody Ross a bright spot in Red Sox loss

Stalwart homers as team is swept by Orioles

BALTIMORE — Cody Ross walked into the clubhouse at Camden Yards on Sunday morning and glanced at the lineup card tacked to the bulletin board in the hallway.

Ross was playing right field and batting third. He had considered asking manager Bobby Valentine to let him serve as the designated hitter for a day to rest his legs, but he decided against it.

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