Rays 1, Orioles 2: I Miss Paul Fry


On Father’s Day, the Rays gave dads throughout Tampa Bay the baseball equal of an unpleasant tie. Their 2-1 loss to Baltimore, on a day once they had site visitors on the bases all day, was demoralizing. The additionally wasted one other sturdy begin from Corey Kluber in addition to some good bullpen work. The Rays put runners on in 5 of the primary six innings, and 7 out of 9, however have been undone by the shortage of a clutch hit, and a few nice Baltimore protection. The place’s Paul Fry while you want him?

Going towards Kluber was Austin Voth, who acquired the beginning after a late scratch by Jordan Lyles.

The Orioles broke out on prime within the first when, with two outs, Santander hammered a cutter that didn’t reduce onto Eutaw Road.

The Rays threatened with two outs within the prime of the second. Phillips squirted a single into proper, adopted by a Bruján double towards the best subject nook. Phillips was waved in, however was reduce down on the plate on a robust relay from McKenna and Odor, and a greater tag by Rutschman.

After strolling Margot, Voth was achieved with two outs within the third. Bryan Baker (rocking distinctive sock recreation) got here on for the O’s, and struggled with command. He walked Díaz and Choi to load the bases for Randy Arozarena. However Randy was unable to transform the prospect, putting out on excessive warmth.

Baltimore pushed their result in two within the backside on the third. After McKenna’s one out infield single defected off Corey Kluber, Mullins hit one to the wall in left middle for a double. With McKenna working on the pitch, he scored simply. 2-0 Orioles.

The Rays lastly acquired on the board within the fourth. Mejía led off with a single the opposite means. A pair groundouts moved Mejía as much as third, the place he was chased dwelling on a Taylor Partitions triple into the right-centerfield hole.

2-1 Orioles, which might be your remaining rating.

With two outs within the sixth, the Rays put runners on the corners after Phillips lined a single over Odor’s head and Bruján lobbed a single to middle. However Partitions was put out on a sensational play by Odor.

With one out within the backside of the sixth, Santander reached on a botched pop up by Choi, as a result of botched pop ups are type of our factor now. Kluber pitched round it, however nonetheless. Catch the rattling ball, fellas.

Kluber was achieved after six innings: two runs, 4 hits, six strikeouts, and a stroll. He gave solution to Luke Bard, who labored two scoreless innings.

The Rays head again dwelling to play the Yankees for a 3 recreation set that begins tomorrow night. Wander can’t get again right here quickly sufficient.


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