The Rays are 20-17 against AL East Division opponents. Tampa Bay has slugged .427 this season. Austin Meadows leads the team with a .505 slugging percentage, including 31 extra-base hits and 12 home runs. The Rays won the last meeting 16-4. Chirinos earned his eighth victory and Lowe went 4-for-5 with a double, a home run and three RBIs for Tampa Bay. Bundy registered his 11th loss for Baltimore.
TOP PERFORMERS: Nunez leads the Orioles with 39 extra base hits and is slugging .508. Sisco is 9-for-30 with a double, four home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for Baltimore.
Kiermaier leads the Rays with 43 RBIs and is batting .257. Avisail Garcia is 9-for-35 with a double, a home run and eight RBIs over the last 10 games for Tampa Bay.
LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 5-5, .254 batting average, 4.24 ERA, outscored opponents by 14 runs
Rays Injuries: Chaz Roe: 10-day IL (hip), Tyler Glasnow: 60-day IL (forearm), Anthony Banda: 60-day IL (elbow), Jose Alvarado: 10-day IL (oblique), Daniel Robertson: 10-day IL (knee), Brandon Lowe: 10-day IL (leg), Matt Duffy: 60-day IL (back), Ji-Man Choi: 10-day IL (ankle), Christian Arroyo: 10-day IL (forearm), Anthony Bemboom: 60-day IL (knee).
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