One Sunday in the can and the losing streak starts again in 2009. The O’s fell 11-3 against the Rays on Sunday.
The Rays’ 11 runs were3 more runs on Sunday than they had scored in the entire series against the Orioles.
James Shields pitched seven shutout innings against the Orioles, while Adam Eaton and Brian Bass gave up a combined 11 runs in 7.1 innings work.
Evan Longoria went 3 for 5 with 2 RBIs, one coming off his solo homerun in the 8th inning.
The O’s scored three late runs in the 9th inning, one from a Luke Scott single, one from a Felix Pie walk and the last from Chad Moeller’s double play ground out.
Baltimore starts a series against the Texas Rangers on Monday at 8:05 PM.