Found August 04, 2013 on Fox Sports:
The Tampa Bay bullpen came through on a day when the Rays' strong rotation had a hiccup. Wil Myers homered and four relievers allowed one hit over 4 1-3 scoreless innings to help the Rays beat the San Francisco Giants 4-3 on Sunday. ''Our offensive has been struggling a little bit lately, but I just think as a team our pitching has held us in the game,'' Myers said. ''It gives a lot of confidence.'' Alex Torres (4-0) started the bullpen parade by replacing Roberto Hernandez with two outs in the fifth and struck out two over 1 1-3 innings. Jake McGee worked a perfect seventh and Joel Peralta left Hunter Pence stranded at second after a two-out double in the eighth before Fernando Rodney pitched the ninth for his 27th save. ''The guys are fantastic,'' Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon said. ''The bullpen, they're going to be the best in the American League. I think they're close to that right now. A lot of good stuff o...
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