Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 9/13/12
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Wei-Yin Chen has been the Baltimore Orioles' most reliable starter this season but his recent performances have called that into question. His last two outings against the Tampa Bay Rays suggest he's still the team's biggest strength in an ever-changing rotation. Chen looks to rebound from arguably his worst outing of the season and help the Orioles maintain at least a share of first place in the AL East on Thursday against the Tampa Bay Rays. Baltimore's remarkable season continued with yet another one-run victory Wednesday, 3-2 over the Rays as Nate McLouth's single off the right-field wall in the bottom of the ninth scored Manny Machado. With their 13th win in 18 tries, the Orioles (80-62) remained tied with the Yankees atop the East and moved three games clear of the third-place Rays (77-65). Baltimore moved 18 games over .500 for the first time since the end of 1997, the year of its last winning season and most recent playoff appearance. "It's neat because almost daily you...
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