Sweeping Up

Game 1 : Orioles 6, Rays 3 – Hanser Alberto goes 3-5, including a homer (#1) & scores twice, Anthony Santander goes 3-4 w/ a 2-run homer (#2), scores a run & drives in 3 as the O’s double up the Rays @ home. Alex Cobb tosses 4 innings, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits, walks 3 & strikes out 2. Blake Snell allows 3 runs on 4 hits, including 2 HR’s, walks 0 & strikes out 4 in 3 innings of work. Brandon Lowe (#1) & Yoshitomo Tsutsugo (#1) each homer for the Rays.

Bal (3-3) TB (4-4)

WP : Fry (1-0)
LP : Fairbanks (1-1)
S : Sulser (2)

Game 2 : Orioles 5, Rays 4 (11 innings) – Pinch hitter Pat Valaika singles home the go ahead run in the bottom of the 11th to give the O’s the win. Renato Nunez homers (#1) – Rio Ruiz & Luis Severino add RBI singles, Ruiz drives in 2 on the night. Wade LeBlanc allows just 1 run on 4 hits, in 5+ solid innings, walking 1 & striking out 3. Michael Brosseau homers (#1), Jose Martinez & Kevin Kiermaier add RBI singles as Tyler Glasnow pitches 4+ solid innings for the Rays despite the loss.

Bal (4-3) TB (4-5)

WP : Lakins (1-0)
LP : Drake (0-2)

Game 3 : Orioles 5, Rays 1 – Hanser Alberto doubles home the tiebreaking run in the 7th, Renato Nunez (#2) & Pat Valaika (#1) both homer for the O’s, who pick up their first series sweep since 2018. Alberto has 3 hits & also scores a run & Jose Iglesias goes 2-2 w/ a pinch hit RBI double. Tommy Milone allows just 1 run on 6 hits in 5 strong innings, walking none & striking out 8. Brandon Lowe goes deep for Tampa Bay (#2) accounting for their only run.

Bal (5-3) TB (4-6)

WP : Phillips (1-0)
LP : Beeks (0-1)
S : Sulser (3)

The Orioles sweep the Rays @ home, they had the day off due to a canceled home game against the Yankees. They will start a 4 game series against the Marlins @ home, including a doubleheader & will be the road team in the final 2 games.

GO O’S!!

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