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• Manny Machado became the youngest Orioles player to hit a postseason home run when he took Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda deep in the fifth inning on Wednesday. The 20-year-old Machado also became the second youngest player ever to hit a home run in the playoffs. Andruw Jones, who homered against the Yankees in the 1996 World Series as a 19-year-old, is the youngest.

• Rookie Ryan Flaherty hit the Orioles' first home run of the playoffs with a third-inning solo homer off Kuroda. It was Baltimore's first postseason home run since Eric Davis went deep in Game 5 of the 1997 American League Championship Series on Oct. 13.

• Flaherty and Machado are the only Orioles rookies to hit postseason home runs in club history.

• Manny Machado became the youngest Orioles player to hit a postseason home run when he took Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda deep in the fifth inning on Wednesday. The 20-year-old Machado also became the second youngest player ever to hit a home run in the playoffs. Andruw Jones, who homered against the Yankees in the 1996 World Series as a 19-year-old, is the youngest.

• Rookie Ryan Flaherty hit the Orioles' first home run of the playoffs with a third-inning solo homer off Kuroda. It was Baltimore's first postseason home run since Eric Davis went deep in Game 5 of the 1997 American League Championship Series on Oct. 13.

• Flaherty and Machado are the only Orioles rookies to hit postseason home runs in club history.