The suddenly hot (why could he have not done this in May) Aubrey Huff hit a two-run homer, a 4-hit night by Nick Markakis, and a four run eighth inning capped off a huge win for the Birds.
Once again, the trusty bullpen nearly made things interesting in the seventh inning, as they allowed the Rays to tie up the score.
However, the relief corps held the game in check the rest of the way and in the end,
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Meanwhile, Mike Boehm wonders if anyone still cares or even watches the Orioles.
Erik Bedard has a muscle strain; however, he may pitch sometime again in 2007. As well, the Orioles have called up 4 more players including Brandon Fahey, Gustavo Molina, Luiz Hernandez and Fernando Cabrera.
Columnist Jay Hancock does not have very nice things to say about the Orioles and the way they do business and it’s not good.