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Orioles recap: Birds come back to beat Rays, 5-4, to stay within two games of first

Orioles recap: Birds come back to beat Rays, 5-4, to stay within two games of first

The Orioles seemed dead-set on losing another game to the last-place Tampa Bay Rays — and losing more ground to the first-place Boston Red Sox — but the Rays would not allow that to happen.

The Orioles fell behind early for the second straight night and squandered a huge opportunity to overtake the Rays in the seventh inning. But Rays reliever Brad Boxberger gift-wrapped another bases-loaded situation in the eighth and the Orioles finally took advantage. They scored twice and survived a dramatic finish on the way to a 5-4 victory Friday night before 30,094 that kept them within two games of first place in the American League East.

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