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O’s Double Up Rays To Avoid Sweep

O’s Double Up Rays To Avoid Sweep

(Baltimore, MD)  —  Chris Davis and Adam Jones both homered as the Orioles doubled up the Rays 4-2 to avoid a three-game sweep at Camden Yards.  Davis now has a Major League-leading 46 homers on the year.  Jones drove in two, while Matt Wieters also plated a run for the O’s, who trail Oakland by three games for the final AL Wild Card spot.  Wei-Yin Chen tossed seven innings of two-run ball as he improved to 7-and-6.  Tommy Hunter pitched a perfect ninth for his fourth save.  Jason Bourgeois and Sean Rodriguez both went deep for Tampa, which had won its previous three.  The Rays are now a game behind Boston for first place in the AL East.  Jeremy Hellickson allowed all four runs in four-and-a-third frames as he slipped to 10-and-7.