Tampa Bay Rays defeat Baltimore Orioles, 10-4
DOMINATION: With the victory, the Rays improved to 11-3 against the Orioles this season, matching their club record for most wins against one opponent in a season.
The Rays have also beaten the Orioles eight straight times. In the three-game series, the Rays outscored the Orioles 34-16.
CLOSE CALL: Down 5-0 in the sixth, the Orioles had a chance to get back in the game with the bases loaded and one out. Kevin Millar hit a ground ball that was fielded by third baseman Wi...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Third baseman Aubrey Huff was in a crouch, his elbows resting on his knees, his eyes staring straight ahead. Brian Roberts was near second base, his arms resting behind his back and his eyes fixed on the ground.
In the outfield, Jay Payton stood completely still with his arms folded, while Nick Markakis paced back and forth with his back to home plate.
By the sixth inning yesterday, the Orioles had the look of a beaten and battered team that co...