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Braves pitcher Foltynewicz has rib surgery for blood clots

Braves pitcher Foltynewicz has rib surgery for blood clots

NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Foltynewicz has had surgery to remove half a rib after being hospitalized because of blood clots in his right arm.

The team says Foltynewicz is expected to be released from the hospital Thursday & will continue a treatment of blood thinners for at least six weeks.

Foltynewicz had the front part of his first rib removed Monday in a procedure performed at Wellstar Kennestone Hospital in Marietta, Georgia. The Braves were in New York to play the Mets.

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Rays rally in 9th, beat Orioles 7-6

Rays rally in 9th, beat Orioles 7-6

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — This wasn't the complete that Adam Jones & the Baltimore Orioles needed.

Pinch-hitter Brandon Guyer led off the ninth inning with a tying homer & Kevin Kiermaier beat out a two-out single for the winning run as the Tampa Bay Rays rallied past the Orioles 7-6 Sunday.

Chris Davis hit his major league-leading 43rd homer for the Orioles, who lost for the fourth time in 12 games. Baltimore fell 5 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild card.

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Chen, Jones lead Orioles over Rays 2-1

Chen, Jones lead Orioles over Rays 2-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Wei-Yin Chen pitched seven effective innings, Adam Jones drove in two runs & the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Saturday night.

Baltimore started the day 4 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild-card spot.

Chen (10-7) allowed one run, six hits & struck out seven. He ended his outing by escaping a two-on, no-out jam.

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Chen, Jones help Orioles beat Rays 2-1

Chen, Jones assist Orioles beat Rays 2-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have not given up reaching the postseason.

Wei-Yin Chen pitched seven effective innings, Adam Jones drove in two runs & the Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Saturday night.

Baltimore started the day 4 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild-card spot.

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Chen, Jones lead Orioles over Rays 2-1

Chen, Jones lead Orioles over Rays 2-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Wei-Yin Chen pitched seven effective innings, Adam Jones drove in two runs & the Baltimore Orioles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 on Saturday night.

Baltimore started the day 4 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild-card spot.

Chen (10-7) allowed one run, six hits & struck out seven. He ended his outing by escaping a two-on, no-out jam.

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Orioles-Rays Preview

Orioles-Rays Preview

The Baltimore Orioles & Tampa Bay Rays are running out of time for a playoff push.

Mikie Mahtook is giving the Rays a glimmer of hope.

After tying the franchise record for hits, Mahtook will try to continue giving the Rays a lift Saturday night against the Baltimore Orioles.

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Mahtook gets 5 hits, Rays use 6-run 5th to beat Orioles 8-6

Mahtook gets 5 hits, Rays use 6-run 5th to beat Orioles 8-6

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla (AP) — Rookie Mikie Mahtook tied a team record with five hits, Grady Sizemore had a three-run double during a six-run fifth inning & the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday night.

Baltimore, which started play 4 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild card, lost for the third time in 10 games. Steve Pearce homered twice for the Orioles, who would have to jump over the Astros, Minnesota, the Los Angeles Angels & Cleveland to claim the final AL postseason spot.

Drew Smyly (3-2) allowed five runs & four hits over 5 2-3 innings for the Rays. Brad Boxberger gave up a solo homer to Pearce in the ninth en route to his 35th save in 41 chances.

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Mahtook gets 5 hits, Rays use 6-run 5th to beat Orioles 8-6

Mahtook gets 5 hits, Rays use 6-run 5th to beat Orioles 8-6

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla (AP) — Rookie Mikie Mahtook tied a team record with five hits, Grady Sizemore had a three-run double during a six-run fifth inning & the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 Friday night.

Baltimore, which started play 4 1-2 games behind Houston for the second AL wild card, lost for the third time in 10 games. Steve Pearce homered twice for the Orioles, who would have to jump over the Astros, Minnesota, the Los Angeles Angels & Cleveland to claim the final AL postseason spot.

Drew Smyly (3-2) allowed five runs & four hits over 5 2-3 innings for the Rays. Brad Boxberger gave up a solo homer to Pearce in the ninth en route to his 35th save in 41 chances.

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Jones' 2-run single caps 4-ran 8th as Orioles top Rays 4-3

Jones' 2-run single caps 4-ran 8th as Orioles top Rays 4-3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles know they have to win almost every game remaining in order to reach the playoffs.

''It's not approximately all the other games anymore,'' Adam Jones said after hit a go-ahead, two-run single with two outs in a four-run eighth inning lifted the Orioles over the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Thursday night. ''If we lose, we're not going to obtain there. If we win, that's all we can do.''

Baltimore won for the seventh time in nine games & closed within 4 1/2 games of Houston for the AL's second wild card with 16 games left.

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Severino rebounds in Yankees' 3-1 win over Rays

Severino rebounds in Yankees' 3-1 win over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Two youngsters sent the New York Yankees to a huge win in the pressure of a pennant race.

Prized rookie Luis Severino rebounded from his worst start, Greg Bird homered & drove in two runs, & the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Wednesday night to keep pace in the AL playoff chase.

The second-place Yankees, who lead the wild-card standings, took two of three from Tampa Bay & stayed three games behind Toronto in the AL East.

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