Rays rally in 9th to beat Seattle, end 6-game skid

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Aug 14, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays left fielder Jason Bourgeois (13) gets a gatorade bath by teammate shortstop Yunel Escobar (11) as he gets interview by sunsports announcer Todd Kalas after he hit the game winning RBI single against the Seattle Mariners at Tropicana Field. Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Seattle Mariners 5-4. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports
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ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (AP) - Jason Bourgeois hit an RBI single to cap Tampa Bay's two-run rally in the ninth inning and the Rays ended a six-game losing streak, beating the Seattle Mariners 5-4 Wednesday night.

The Rays trailed 4-3 when Ben Zobrist opened the ninth with a triple off the top of the right-field wall against rookie Danny Farquhar (0-1).

Matt Joyce singled to tie it, Evan Longoria doubled and Will Myers was intentionally walked to load the bases. Bourgeois singled to right over the Mariners' drawn-in outfield.

Joel Peralta (2-5) pitched one inning. Farquhar didn't retire any of the five batters he faced.

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