Despite the loss, Greg Smith's ERA fell to 3.18 on Tuesday night. (Ben Margot/AP)
By Mychael Urban / MLB.com
Frank Thomas hit his third home run in two days, a solo shot in the ninth inning, but it wasn't enough in a loss to the Rays. Left-hander Greg Smith was again a victim of the cold bats -- the two A's runs were the product of six scattered hits.
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