Found August 29, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Rays are set to hit the September stretch run but are stumbling to get to the starting line. Tampa Bay dropped the rubber game of a three-game set against the Los Angeles Angels suffering a 2-0 loss in front of 15741 for Thursday’s get-away day matinee. Jake Odorizzi (0-1) did an admirable job in a spot start allowing just one run on four hits in five innings of work but the Rays’ offense managed just two hits only one after the first inning. Tampa Bay (75-57) has now lost four of the past five games and head to Oakland for an important three-game weekend series. The three-game series loss for the Rays is the first at Tropicana Field since losing three of four to Kansas City on June 13 to 16 snapping a streak of 10 consecutive home series unbeaten streak. The Rays had a chance to break through against Jason Vargas in the bottom of the first when Desmond Jennings led off the game by drilling a double to the top of the wall in left-center field - narrowly missing a home run - ...
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