Streaking Rays dump Orioles
The Tampa Bay Rays won their fourth straight by defeating the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 Wednesday night at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won the game as -220 favorites, while the four runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Pat Burrell went 2-for-4 at the plate, including a solo home run for the Rays. Jeff Niemann allowed just one run over 7 1-3 innings for his 11th victory, while J.P. Howell notched his 14th save.
Brian Roberts homered to drive in the lone run for the Orioles. Chris Tillman gave up seven hits and three runs over six innings in suffering the loss.