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St. Paul's Grad Gets First Orioles Career Win

Steve Johnson struck out 9 Seattle batters en route to a 9-2 victory.

It was a dream start for Steve Johnson. 

The Orioles rookie, called up from AAA for his first major league start, struck out nine batters en route to a 9-2 victory over the Seattle Mariners Wednesday night. 

Watch the video, from MLB.com.

Johnson graduated from St. Paul's in 2005 where he was named Player of the Year as a senior by the Baltimore Sun.

Since then, Johnson has come a long way from the pitching mounds in Brooklandville to the stadiums in Bowie and Norfolk onto an ESPN highlight reel. 

Did you watch Wednesday night's game? Show our local boy some love in the comments section below! 

 

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