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Brian Matusz surrenders back-to-back home runs in Orioles' 4-1 loss to Rays

Shortstop

Yunel Escobar

and second baseman

Ryan Roberts

hit back-to-back home runs off Orioles left-hander

Brian Matusz

in the fourth inning on Saturday as the

Tampa Bay Rays

defeated the Orioles, 4-1, at Charlotte Sports Park.

Those were the only hits Matusz surrendered over two innings after coming on in relief of starting pitcher

Wei-Yin Chen

, who needed just 23 pitches to complete two scoreless innings in his 2013

Grapefruit League

debut.

"[For my] spring debut this year, I feel pretty satisfied for today,'' Chen said through interpreter Tim Lin.

The Orioles scored their only run of the game in the sixth inning when third baseman Manny Machado tripled off Rays pitcher

Josh Lueke

and outfielder Jason Pridie drove him home with a sharp single up the middle.

Tommy Hunter

also pitched two innings and allowed a home run.

Troy Patton

and

Daniel McCutchen

pitched scoreless innings for the Orioles.

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