RHP Jason Berken (4-11, 6.02) tonight will make his 21st start of the year, his 12th at home and the 2nd of his career vs. Tampa.
Over his last four starts, Berken is 2-0, 3.38 which has lowered his ERA for the year from 6.72 to 6.02.
Berken has struggled in the first inning this year, giving up 21 of his 66 runs and a batting average of .352 in the first frame.
Berken, 2009 season:
Home: 2-6, 4.95, 11 starts
Road: 2-5, 7.35, 9 starts
The Orioles are 5-15 when Berken starts, losing the...