The Tampa Bay Rays extended their home winning streak안전놀이터.
Tampa Bay won 8-3 with 14 hits in the 2023 Major League Baseball match held at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA on the 25th (Korean time).
Tampa Bay stepped on the first 20 wins (3 losses) in the major leagues with the victory that day. They also continued their 14-game winning streak at home. The 14 home wins in a row is the most since 1901, when the so-called “modern baseball” began. The record for most consecutive home wins in the major leagues was 21 by the Chicago White Stockings in 1880.
However, there were no home runs on this day except for four doubles and one triple. Tampa Bay broke the home run record in every game that lasted for 22 games after the opening. Tampa Bay hit 2 home runs the day before (24th) and achieved 22 consecutive home runs. The previous record was the Seattle Mariners’ opening 20 games in 2019.
Tampa Bay made it 2-2 with Randy Arosarena’s 1 RBI triple and Harold Ramirez’ 1 RBI double at the end of the 1st inning trailing 0-2 with starter Taji Bradley recording 4 hits (2 homers), 6 strikeouts and 3 runs in 5 innings. .
In the bottom of the 3rd inning, which gave them a 2-3 lead, Arosarena’s 1 RBI sacrifice fly, Josh Law’s 1 RBI infield hit, and Christian Betancourt’s 2 RBI timely hit succeeded in turning the game around 6-3.
In the 6th inning, Isaac Paredis’ 1 RBI and timely hit, and in the 7th inning, Wander Franco’s 1 RBI and 1 RBI, added a 5-point victory. Franco played an active part with 4 hits, 1 RBI and 2 runs, and Arosarena played an active role with 2 hits, 2 RBIs and 2 runs, respectively. Betancourt, from the NC Dinos, also scored 2 hits, 2 RBIs and 1 point.