Chris Davis hit go-ahead home runs in both the 12th and 13th innings

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The Orioles and Tigers played a wild one last night at Comerica Park, a 13-inning affair that ultimately ended in a 13-11 victory for the O’s. The game featured the Orioles scoring a run in the ninth inning to tie the game at eight apiece, then both teams scoring three runs in the 12th, and the Orioles finally untying the game for good in the 13th.

Chris Davis homered twice and both homers came in extras. His 12th-inning blast off of Blaine Hardy, a solo shot to the opposite field, untied the game to give the Orioles a 9-8 lead. In the 13th, he lofted a Francisco Rodriguez change-up to right field for a two-run home run to make it 13-11.

As MASN’s Roch Kubatko notes, citing STATS LLC, Davis and Mike Young are the only Orioles to homer twice in extra innings. Young accomplished the feat on May 28, 1987 against the Angels.

Davis finished 3-for-5 with the pair of homers as well as a double and two walks. He’s now hitting .252/.368/.445 with six home runs and 11 RBI in 144 plate appearances on the year.

Bogaerts reportedly heading to the Padres for 11 years, $280 million

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SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Padres and Xander Bogaerts agreed to a blockbuster 11-year, $280 million contract, adding the All-Star slugger to an already deep lineup.

A person familiar with the negotiations confirmed the contract to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because it was pending a physical.

The Padres already had Fernando Tatis Jr. at shortstop, but he missed the entire season because of injuries and an 80-game suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug.

San Diego also met with Aaron Judge and Trea Turner before the big stars opted for different teams. The Padres reached the NL Championship Series this year before losing to the Phillies.

“From our standpoint, you want to explore and make sure we’re looking at every possible opportunity to get better,” general manager A.J. Preller said before the Bogaerts deal surfaced. “We’ve got a real desire to win and do it for a long time.”

The 30-year-old Bogaerts was one of the headliners in a stellar group of free-agent shortstops that also included Turner, Carlos Correa and Dansby Swanson.

Bogaerts, who’s from Aruba, terminated his $120 million, six-year contract with Boston after the season. The four-time All-Star forfeited salaries of $20 million for each of the next three years after hitting .307 with 15 homers and 73 RBIs in 150 games.

Bogaerts is a .292 hitter with 156 homers and 683 RBIs in 10 big league seasons – all with Boston. He helped the Red Sox win the World Series in 2013 and 2018.

Bogaerts becomes the latest veteran hitter to depart Boston after the Red Sox traded Mookie Betts to the Los Angeles Dodgers in February 2020. Rafael Devers has one more year of arbitration eligibility before he can hit the market.

Bogaerts had his best big league season in 2019, batting .309 with a career-best 33 homers and 117 RBIs. He had 23 homers and 103 RBIs in 2018.

In 44 postseason games, Bogaerts is a .231 hitter with five homers and 16 RBIs.