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Joyce Powers Rays Past O’s

Joyce Powers Rays Past O’s

(Baltimore, MD)  –  Matt Joyce drove in three to lead the Rays in a 7-4 victory over the Orioles at Camden Yards.  Wil Myers added a two-run single and Ben Zobrist had an RBI double for Tampa Bay, which has won three straight and six out of seven.  Alex Cobb improved to 8-and-2 after allowing an earned run and two total in six innings of work, while Fernando Rodney came in for his 29th save.  Baltimore managed just five hits on its way to a second straight loss.  Matt Wieters hit a two-run homer and scored three times while Ryan Flaherty also knocked in a run for the O’s, who have dropped six out of eight overall.  Miguel Gonzalez gave up three runs in five-and-two-thirds innings, two of which were earned.  He fell to 8-and-6.