Rays reliever Jalen Beeks was used in an opener role against the Orioles on Friday evening. He allowed one walk and one hit while striking out one batter over two scoreless innings of work. Tampa Bay ultimately fell to Baltimore by a score of 8-6 in 13 innings.
Beeks finished with the no-decision and now owns a 1.53 ERA, 0.85 WHIP, and .167 OBA through 17 2/3 innings this season. He has also posted 9.17 K/9 and 2.55 BB/9.