Orioles Top Rays 4-2

Wei-Yin Chen limited batters to two runs over seven innings while Chris Davis picked up his MLB-leading 46th home run and Adam Jones went 2-4 with one home run as Baltimore stopped Tampa Bay, 4-2. The Orioles reached first 12 times and struck out in only four at-bats.


Chen's record improved to 7-6 on the year after he surrendered six hits with three strikeouts and three walks. Tommy Hunter collected his fourth save of the season in one inning of work after walking no one. Jeremy Hellickson (10-7) picked up the loss after pitching 4 1/3 innings and giving up four runs on seven hits with three strikeouts and three walks. Jones was impressive at the plate for the Orioles, going 2 for 4 with a home run, a run, two RBIs, and a stolen base. Davis also had great output, going 1 for 3 with a home run, two runs, an RBI, a walk, and a stolen base. Jason Bourgeois finished 1 for 2 with a home run, a run, an RBI, and a walk in the loss.

The Orioles still lost the home series two games to one. They will start a series with the Athletics on Friday at Camden Yards at 7:05 PM EDT.


Rays Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 93.9 J. Bourgeois RF 2 1 1 1 1 1 0
A 92.5 B. Zobrist 2B 3 2 0 0 0 1 0
A- 90.0 J. Lobaton C 3 2 0 0 0 0 1
B+ 89.7 S. Rodriguez 1B 3 1 1 1 1 0 1
B+ 89.6 J. Loney PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
B 85.4 W. Myers DH 3 1 0 0 0 1 0
C- 71.0 M. Joyce PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 70.0 K. Johnson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 65.0 S. Fuld LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 65.0 Y. Escobar SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 62.0 D. Jennings CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- 61.0 E. Longoria 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1


Orioles Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 96.5 A. Jones CF 4 2 1 1 2 0 0
A 92.9 C. Davis 1B 3 1 2 1 1 1 0
A- 90.6 N. McLouth LF 4 2 1 0 0 1 1
B 84.9 S. Pearce DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 0
B 84.4 M. Machado 3B 3 1 0 0 0 1 1
B 84.1 J. Hardy SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
C 72.7 B. Roberts 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 2
D 66.0 M. Wieters C 3 0 0 0 1 0 0
D 62.0 N. Markakis RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0


Rays Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 93.1 C. Ramos 2.1 0.00 0.43 0 0 1 25
A- 90.6 A. Torres 1.1 0.00 0.75 1 1 0 27
D- 61.6 J. Hellickson 4.1 8.31 2.31 7 3 3 93


Orioles Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 95.5 T. Hunter 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 11
B+ 89.0 D. O'Day 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 0 0 16
B 86.4 W. Chen 7.0 2.57 1.29 6 3 3 98
F 55.0 B. Matusz 0.0 0 0 1 11