The Orioles struck first after Alex Torres worked himself into a jam in the fourth inning. Torres loaded the bases with a hit batter and two walk. He then issued a bases loaded pass to give the Orioles the first run of the game and 1-0 lead.
The Rays matched the run and added another in the home half for the fourth. The Rays loaded the bases and then Matt Mangini singled home Will Rhymes and Jose Molina to take a 2-1 lead.
The Orioles tied the game in the sixth on an RBI single by Xavier Avery.
The Orioles then took the lead in the seventh as Scott Beerer scored on a wild pitch by Marquis Fleming to put the Orioles ahead 3-2.
Brad Coon then went deep for the Rays in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game 3-3.
Neither club could push across another run and the game was called a tie at the conclusion of the tenth inning.
The Rays pitching staff combined for 11 strikeouts on the afternoon. Alex Cobb made the start and pitched 3 shut-out inning before turning the game over to the bullpen.
- Alex Cobb pitched 3 scoreless innings with 2 strikeouts.
- Brad Coon had a solo home run.
- Hak-Ju Lee was 2 for 4.
- Matt Mangini had 2 RBI's.
- Ryan Reid struck out 3 in 2 scoreless innings.
- Wilking Rodriguez pitched a no-hit inning with 2 strikeouts.
A Look Ahead: The Rays travel to JetBlue Park on Saturday to face the Boston Red Sox. Wade Davis will make the start for the Rays followed by Burke Badenhop, Josh Lueke, Albert Suarez, Romulo Sanchez and Dane De La Rosa. The game will air live on MLB Network with first pitch scheduled for 7:05 ET.