NEW YORK, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Robert Machado singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th Friday night as Baltimore beat New York, 3-2, in the second game of a doubleheader.
The Orioles split the twinbill and prevented the Yankees from clinching home-field advantage throughout the playoffs.
Rookie Jorge De Paula flirted with a no-hitter in his first major league start. He allowed one hit in 6 1/3 -- a single up the middle by Larry Bigbie.
The Orioles snapped the tie against Chris Hammond in the 10th.
B.J. Surhoff reached on shortstop Erick Almonte's error and pinch-runner Jose Morban moved up on Deivi Cruz's sacrifice. Machado snapped the tie with a single to left.