Rays Keep Pace With NY, Increase Lead Over The Sox
Garza wins 14th as Rays defeat Orioles 4-1
By DAVID GINSBURG
AP Sports Writer
BALTIMORE (AP) – Matt Garza pitched into the sixth inning to
earn his 14th win, Carl Crawford had three hits and an RBI, and the
Tampa Bay Rays cruised to a 4-1 victory over Baltimore Orioles on
The Rays stayed 1½ games behind the first-place New York Yankees
in the AL East and extended their wild-card lead over Boston to
seven games. Tampa Bay has won five of six and nine of 12.
Garza (14-7) gave up one run and five hits in 5 2-3 innings. It
was an extension of an outstanding August in which he had a 1.27
ERA over five starts.
Rafael Soriano worked the ninth for his major-league leading
Kevin Millwood (3-15) allowed four runs and seven hits in 5 2-3
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