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Steve Pearce helps Orioles get past Chris Archer, Rays in 4-0 victory
Steve Pearce helps Orioles get past Chris Archer, Rays in 4-0 victory

Because of the recent unrest in Baltimore that had prompted back-to-back postponements, a game played behind locked gates at Camden Yards, and the relocation of this weekend's home series to Tropicana Field, Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez entered Saturday night's outing against the Tampa Bay Rays with seven days off in between starts. In a sport built around players' routine — and for starting pitchers, the desire to get the ball every fifth day — that extended time off can sometimes mean trouble. But Gonzalez was the sharpest he has been all season Saturday, throwing 7 2/3 shutout innings in a 4-0 victory over the Rays for the Orioles' first shutout...

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