Tampa Bay 7, Minnesota 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 7 8 1
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 4 0
WP: R. Bell (1-2)
LP: S. Greisinger (2-4)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
-F. McGriff homered to deep right, T. Martinez scored
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz doubled to deep right, C. Guzman scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
-T. Martinez homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Minnesota
-H. Blanco homered to deep left
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
-A. Huff doubled to deep center, R. Baldelli scored
-J. Cruz hit sacrifice fly to deep left, A. Huff scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Guzman scored, L. Ford to third, M. Cuddyer out at second
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
-T. Hall singled to left center, J. Cruz and J. Lugo scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .297
R. Baldelli cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .283
A. Huff 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .263
T. Martinez 1b 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 .298
J. Cruz rf 3 1 1 1 0 2 1 .237
J. Lugo ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .254
F. McGriff dh 3 1 1 2 0 1 1 .125
    C. Gipson ph-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
T. Hall c 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .294
R. Sanchez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216
 Totals 32 7 8 7 3 4 5  
 Batting
2B - T Hall (4, S Greisinger); A Huff (7, S Greisinger).
HR - F Mcgriff (1, 2nd inning off S Greisinger 1 on, 2 Out), T Martinez (8, 4th inning off S Greisinger 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Gipson.
SF - J Cruz.
RBI - F McGriff 2 (2), T Martinez (26), A Huff (27), J Cruz (21), T Hall 2 (14).
2-out RBI - F McGriff 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 1, R Sanchez 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - T Martinez (1, 2nd base off S Greisinger/H Blanco).
CS - C Crawford (9, 2nd base by G Balfour/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - R Bell (1, throw).
DP - 2 (R Sanchez-J Lugo-T Martinez 2).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Ford lf 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .337
M. Cuddyer 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .240
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .270
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .254
T. Hunter cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .262
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
M. LeCroy dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .274
H. Blanco c 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .203
C. Guzman ss 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 .288
 Totals 29 3 4 2 4 5 9  
 Batting
2B - D Mientkiewicz (14, R Bell).
HR - H Blanco (4, 5th inning off R Bell 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Mientkiewicz (15), H Blanco (13).
2-out RBI - D Mientkiewicz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hunter 1, C Koskie 2.
GIDP - M Cuddyer, D Mientkiewicz.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - L Ford (5, 2nd base off R Bell/T Hall).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Bell (W, 1-2) 7.0 3 2 2 2 4 1 4.96
J. Sosa 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 5.75
T. Miller 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.66
L. Carter 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.20
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Greisinger (L, 2-4) 5.2 5 5 5 2 4 2 5.62
G. Balfour 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 11.81
A. Fultz 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.65
T. Mulholland 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 5.23
J.C. Romero 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.61
WP - J Romero.
HBP - L Ford (by R Bell).
Pitches-strikes - R Bell 83-52; J Sosa 16-8; T Miller 10-6; L Carter 14-8; S Greisinger 84-52; G Balfour 20-9; A Fultz 17-10; T Mulholland 6-5; J Romero 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Bell 10-7; J Sosa 0-0; T Miller 2-0; L Carter 0-3; S Greisinger 8-5; G Balfour 0-3; A Fultz 2-1; T Mulholland 1-0; J Romero 1-1.
Batters faced - R Bell 26; J Sosa 3; T Miller 2; L Carter 3; S Greisinger 24; G Balfour 4; A Fultz 3; T Mulholland 3; J Romero 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Matt Hollowell. 1B--Larry Vanover. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 2:35.
Attendance: 25,191.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 1, 2004 5:18 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Tampa Bay
T. Hall T. Hall
2-4
2 RBI
 Minnesota
H. Blanco H. Blanco
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI