Tampa Bay Rays defeat Baltimore Orioles, 6-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Orioles manager Dave Trembley said his starter "dominated the game with strikes." Pitching coach Rick Kranitz described the performance as "Maddux-esque" and "really special."

And the man they spoke of, right-hander Koji Uehara, who is seemingly getting better every time he takes the mound, exited Tropicana Field on Tuesday night with a loss.

The Orioles had just one more hit (four) than they had errors, the reason a strong performance from Ueh...


Rays starter Matt Garza allowed three runs on a two-run, third-inning homer by Brian Roberts that followed a Rays error, and a solo shot by Gregg Zaun in the fifth. He's now 6-0 with a 2.28 ERA in seven career starts against the Orioles.


Nick Markakis lost his 17-game hitting streak Saturday in Toronto, and he said goodbye to his consecutive games-on-base streak Tuesday. He went 0-for-4, halting his 35-game streak. It was the longest active st...