Zach Britton had his first struggles in the major leagues this season in Cleveland, Orioles lineup continues to struggle in the Orioles tacked on their 6th loss of the season.
Two home runs in the 7th inning weren’t enough to pull the O’s back in it after Tillman couldn’t find the strike zone from the beginning of the night.
Jeremy Guthrie’s 8 scoreless innings and Brian Roberts‘ 2 RBI triple powered the Orioles to victory in 2011 opener.
With Zach Britton giving the Orioles a solid outing, the offense came alive right off the bat, scoring thirteen in the first three innings.
Top prospect Zach Britton allowed one run in five innings while Fox, Scott, and Hardy homer to put the O’s in the win column.
Brad Bergesen kept the O’s in it early, but after a late game surge by the Rays, it was Nick Green who came up big in the 9th.