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Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st inning at Rogers Centre.
The Orioles have received really good production from the bottom of their lineup lately, certainly aided by the fact that Chris Davis is now batting seventh in one of the deepest lineups in the Major Leagues.
As we give up on 2014... 2015 is right around the corner! Anyone care to join with me in the fun of venturing a guess as to what the Rays 2015 25-man might look like - not necessarily opening day, but who gets the playing time over the course of the season with injuries factored in: In a rosy scenario, I see C getting filled by someone good in ... (more)
The Orioles prevented a run in the first inning, when Logan Forsythe grounded to third baseman Chris Davis who threw to first baseman Steve Pearce who then threw home to Caleb Joseph to nail Desmond Jennings who tried to score on the play.
Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.
In a playoff season, contending teams need to occasionally win ugly. Good teams must capitalize on a few mistakes by lesser clubs on nights when few things go right except the final score.
On Smyly: Coming off a two-hit Friday shutout, his first pro complete game. Has allowed three or fewer runs in all four starts since coming to Rays.
Delmon Young, J.J. Hardy and Chris Davis homered in succession during a six-run fifth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays 9-1 Monday night to end a three-game losing streak.
Baltimore hit five homers in all, four off rookie Jake Odorizzi . Nick Markakis and Steve Pearce delivered back-to-back shots in the third to spark the Orioles to their ninth win in 13 games against Tampa Bay this season.
Tigers president/general manager Dave Dombrowski's assessment of their August trade market might well have doubled as a message for his struggling hitters: If Detroit's offense is going to turn around, it's going to have to come from the guys they have now.
Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 08:22 pm
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