Tampa Bay Rays defeat Baltimore Orioles, 4-2

A recap of the Orioles' 4-2 loss to the Rays yesterday: Burres: quality start, loss It wasn't as good as his previous two, but Orioles left-hander Brian Burres (above) delivered his third straight quality start yesterday.

He pitched six-plus innings, allowing six hits and four runs -- but only three were earned. He also struck out six, a season high, but his record dropped to 3-2. Heading into the outing, Burres had a 13 2/3 scoreless inning streak. It was broken in ...

There will be good days and bad days for Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, a byproduct of his youth and inexperience. And sometimes, they'll come in the same afternoon.

Jones hit a game-tying, two-run homer in the fourth inning yesterday, but his error in the seventh contributed to a 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays before an announced 16,456 at Camden Yards that prevented the Orioles from holding at least a share of second place in the American League East.

Shawn Rig...