Tampa Ring

Rays 7, Orioles 0 : Tampa Ring – Evan Longoria & Logan Morrison each homer as the Rays shut out the O’s in Game 1 of the Series. Longoria grounds into a force out to short in the 3rd, it scores Daniel Robertson from 3rd to make it 1-0 Rays against O’s starter Wade Miley. Miley walks Robertson w/ the bases loaded in the 4th to force in Cesar Puello from 3rd & Peter Bourjos hits a sacfly to center to score C Curt Casali & make it a 3-0 lead. Longoria homers to left (#20) in the 5th off of Miley to make it 4-0. Miley goes 4 innings, allowing 4 runs on 5 hits, walks 5 & strikes out 6. Morrison homers to right (#38) in the 6th off of Chris Tillman, who comes on in relief of Miley. Casali adds a sacfly to right to score Puello & Brad Miller adds a sacfly to center to score Trevor Plouffe making it 7-0 Tampa Bay.
Baltimore is now guaranteed of a 4th place finish, as the Rays clinched 3rd place w/ the win.
Bal (75-85) TB (78-82)
WP : Boxberger (4-4)
LP : Miley (8-15).
GO O’S!! #TwoGamesLeft