Another walk-off grand slam sinks Angels in loss to Orioles

  • Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the plate during the second inning of Friday’s game against the Orioles in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the plate during the second inning of Friday’s game against the Orioles in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia, center, greets Kaleb Cowart after Cowart hit a solo home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia, center, greets Kaleb Cowart after Cowart hit a solo home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels’ Albert Pujols watches his two-run home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph and home plate umpire Mark Ripperger during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels’ Albert Pujols watches his two-run home run in front of Baltimore Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph and home plate umpire Mark Ripperger during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels’ Albert Pujols rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels’ Albert Pujols rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout walks off the field between innings of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout walks off the field between innings of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, back left, pauses on the mound as Los Angeles Angels’ Kole Calhoun, front left, rounds the bases past third base coach Ron Roenicke on a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, back left, pauses on the mound as Los Angeles Angels’ Kole Calhoun, front left, rounds the bases past third base coach Ron Roenicke on a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels’ Kole Calhoun, center, high-fives teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels’ Kole Calhoun, center, high-fives teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, bottom right, throws to Los Angeles Angels’ Martin Maldonado during the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, bottom right, throws to Los Angeles Angels’ Martin Maldonado during the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson throws to the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson throws to the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles’ Mark Trumbo high-fives teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles’ Mark Trumbo high-fives teammates in the dugout after hitting a solo home run in the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels left fielder Ben Revere (25) and right fielder Kole Calhoun walk on the field between innings of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels left fielder Ben Revere (25) and right fielder Kole Calhoun walk on the field between innings of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels’ Kaleb Cowart, center, rounds the bases past third base coach Ron Roenicke after hitting a solo home run during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels’ Kaleb Cowart, center, rounds the bases past third base coach Ron Roenicke after hitting a solo home run during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson throws to the Los Angeles Angels in the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson throws to the Los Angeles Angels in the second inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the Baltimore Orioles during a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Andrew Heaney throws to the Baltimore Orioles during a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado watches his grand slam in front of Los Angeles Angels catcher Martin Maldonado and home plate umpire Mark Ripperger during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado watches his grand slam in front of Los Angeles Angels catcher Martin Maldonado and home plate umpire Mark Ripperger during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado watches his grand slam in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado watches his grand slam in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado (13) celebrates his game-winning grand slam against the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado (13) celebrates his game-winning grand slam against the Los Angeles Angels in a baseball game in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Teammates greet Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado (13) as he approaches home plate after hitting a game-winning grand slam in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

    Teammates greet Baltimore Orioles’ Manny Machado (13) as he approaches home plate after hitting a game-winning grand slam in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels in Baltimore, Friday, Aug. 18, 2017. Baltimore won 9-7. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

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BALTIMORE — Five Angels homers and Andrew Heaney’s return to the mound were spoiled in frighteningly familiar fashion.

Keynan Middleton gave up a walk-off grand slam to Manny Machado in the Angels’ 9-7 loss to the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. It was Machado’s third home run of the night and the third walk-off grand slam the Angels have allowed in the last month.

Thanks to a season-high in homers, five innings from Heaney and three strong innings from the bullpen, the Angels took a two-run lead to the ninth, before it all went wrong.

Yusmeiro Petit had worked the eighth, and the Angels sent him back out to face the bottom of the Baltimore order in the ninth. He gave up a leadoff single to Anthony Santander, the first hit of his career.

An out later, Petit walked pinch-hitter Seth Smith, yielding to Keynan Middleton to face the top of the order with the potential tying run on base.

Tim Beckham singled into right to load the bases, bringing up Machado. He got ahead 2-and-0, then blasted a homer to center field.

The Angels also gave up walk-off grand slams to Edwin Encarnacion in Cleveland and Steve Pearce in Toronto last month.

The rally spoiled the night for Heaney, who was pitching in the majors for the first time after undergoing Tommy John surgery 13½ months ago. Heaney gave up five runs, on four homers, in five innings, on 82 pitches.

Still, he left the game in line for a victory thanks to a robust performance from the offense.

They hit two homers in the first inning, before Heaney even threw a pitch. One was a two-run homer by Albert Pujols, who tied Sammy Sosa for eighth on the all-time list. With 609 homers apiece, Pujols and Sosa are tied for the record among players born outside the United States.

Kole Calhoun, C.J. Cron, Mike Trout and Kaleb Cowart also homered for the Angels, who took a 5-0 lead in the second and a 7-4 lead in the fifth, before trying to hang on over the final four innings.

More to come on this story.

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