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Early lead lost
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Rays 6, Orioles 3
Brian Roberts homered for the second consecutive game against the Rays.  (Getty)
Brian Roberts continued his hot hitting with a two-run homer in the second inning and Gregg Zaun belted a solo shot in the fifth. However, a strong beginning to Koji Uehara's start went south in the seventh as the Rays scored three runs to salvage a split in the series.
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Series at a glance:
BAL
Baltimore (10-17)
Lost 1
Tampa Bay 6, Baltimore 3   TB
Tampa Bay (12-16)
Won 1
May 5, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Baltimore
0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0   3 4 3
Tampa Bay
1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 X   6 8 1
Standings thru 5/5/09  |  Recap: BAL | TB  |  Gameday  |  Orioles stats  |  Rays stats
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .313
Jones, A, CF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .350
Markakis, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .356
Huff, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
Mora, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .233
Scott, LF 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .264
Wigginton, DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .207
Zaun, C 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .162
Andino, SS 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .316
Totals 30 3 4 3 2 3 6  

BATTING
2B: Jones, A (9, Garza).
HR: Roberts, B (4, 3rd inning off Garza, 1 on, 1 out), Zaun (1, 5th inning off Garza, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Roberts, B 4; Zaun 4; Jones, A 3.
RBI: Roberts, B 2 (11), Zaun (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Mora.
GIDP: Andino.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 2.

FIELDING
E: Jones, A (1, throw), Zaun (3, throw), Mora (2, fielding).
Pickoffs: Uehara (Bartlett at 2nd base).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton Jr., CF 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .157
Crawford, C, LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .306
Longoria, 3B 4 0 2 3 0 2 0 .365
Pena, C, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .267
Burrell, DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .241
Bartlett, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .358
Iwamura, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .284
Kapler, RF 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 .211
Navarro, D, C 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 .179
Totals 32 6 8 5 1 9 9  

BATTING
2B: Navarro, D (4, Uehara), Longoria (13, Uehara), Upton Jr. (4, Uehara).
TB: Navarro, D 3; Bartlett; Longoria 3; Upton Jr. 2; Crawford, C; Iwamura.
RBI: Crawford, C (12), Longoria 3 (34), Upton Jr. (3).
2-out RBI: Longoria 3; Upton Jr..
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burrell; Pena, C.
Team RISP: 3-for-8.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford, C (19, 2nd base off Uehara/Zaun).
PO: Bartlett (2nd base by Uehara).

FIELDING
E: Bartlett (2, fielding).
DP: 2 (Pena, C, Longoria-Iwamura-Pena, C).

 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Uehara (L, 2-3) 6.2 7 6 3 1 8 0 4.42
Walker 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.93
McCrory 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Garza (W, 3-2) 8.0 4 3 2 2 2 2 3.51
Shouse (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
Percival (S, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.35

Walker pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Garza pitched to 1 batter in the 9th.

Game Scores: Uehara 49, Garza 64.
IBB: Pena, C (by Uehara).
HBP: Crawford, C (by Walker).
Pitches-strikes: Uehara 92-72, Walker 6-2, McCrory 15-9, Garza 99-63, Shouse 5-3, Percival 3-3.
Groundouts-flyouts: Uehara 8-2, Walker 0-0, McCrory 1-1, Garza 12-4, Shouse 2-0, Percival 0-0.
Batters faced: Uehara 28, Walker 1, McCrory 5, Garza 29, Shouse 2, Percival 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Walker 2-0, McCrory 3-2, Shouse 1-0, Percival 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Greg Gibson. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Tim McClelland.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:28.
Att: 13,174.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
May 5, 2009
May 5, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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