Brian Roberts' tag on Rajai Davis is late as Davis swipes second base. (Rob Carr/AP)
By Spencer Fordin / MLB.com
Aubrey Huff crushed the Orioles' first home run in 60 innings to get his team on the board, but alas, the visiting A's would hold onto their lead -- generated off starter Jason Berken -- to take the finale, handing Baltimore a series loss at home.
BATTING 2B: Everidge (6, Berken), Hairston, S (20, Bass), Sweeney, R (18, Hendrickson), Pennington (3, Hendrickson). 3B: Davis, R (4, Meredith). HR: Powell (3, 4th inning off Berken, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Sweeney, R 3; Ellis, M; Hairston, S 4; Davis, R 4; Everidge 2; Pennington 4; Powell 4. RBI: Ellis, M (36), Powell 2 (20), Kennedy, A (46), Hairston, S (47). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kennedy, A 4. SAC: Ellis, M. SF: Ellis, M; Kennedy, A. GIDP: Everidge 2, Cunningham, A. Team RISP: 4-for-10. Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING SB: Davis, R (22, 2nd base off Berken/Wieters), Pennington (3, 2nd base off Berken/Wieters). CS: Hairston, S (2, 2nd base by Berken/Wieters).