(BALTIMORE) — Matt Wieters hit a grand slam in the 10th inning to lift the Baltimore Orioles to a 10-6 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday night.
The Orioles (8-7) overcame four solo home runs by the Rays to win their 17th-straight extra innings game.
“I felt like it was going to go,” Wieters said. “I knew it was going to get a run in, whether it went out or not. I knew the game was going to be over. That was a good feeling.”
Troy Patton (1-0) took the win for the Orioles.
David Price started the game for Tampa Bay and gave up five runs and eight hits in six innings pitched.
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