Brian Bass allowed two runs over 4 2/3 innings on Monday night vs. the Rays. (Gail Burton/AP)
By Spencer Fordin / MLB.com
Brian Bass didn't allow a hit through 4 2/3 innings, but departed after loading the bases on walks. Randor Bierd gave up the game's first hit in relief to plate a pair, and Rocky Cherry allowed the go-ahead runs in seventh, as the Orioles notched just four hits and dropped the opener to the Rays.
a-Popped out for Castro, Ju in the 9th. 1-Ran for Hernandez, Ra in the 9th.
BATTING TB: Markakis; Huff; Salazar, O; Hernandez, Ra 2; Montanez. RBI: Castro, Ju (15), Roberts,
B (56). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones, Ad. SF: Roberts, B. Team RISP: 1-for-5. Team
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