Cincinnati 9, Tampa Bay 7
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(20-38)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 10 1
Cincinnati 1 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 X 9 10 0
WP: R. Keisler (2-0) S: D. Weathers (2)
LP: T. Harper (1-4)
(22-35)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- J. Randa doubled to left, R. Freel scored, J. Randa to third on shortstop J. Lugo's throwing error
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- R. Taylor ground rule double to deep right, J. Cantu scored
- N. Green singled to left, R. Taylor scored, T. Hall to second
- C. Crawford homered to deep center, N. Green and M. Hendrickson scored
- J. Cantu singled to center, A. Huff scored, T. Lee to third
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
- R. Keisler homered to deep right
- J. Randa homered to deep left, R. Freel scored
- W. Pena doubled to deep left, S. Casey scored, K. Griffey Jr. to third
- A. Dunn grounded out to second, K. Griffey Jr. scored, W. Pena to third
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- S. Casey hit sacrifice fly to left, R. Keisler scored
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right, R. Freel scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall homered to deep left
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 5 1 1 3 0 2 1 .275
J. Lugo ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 .276
A. Huff rf 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .255
T. Lee 1b 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .260
    E. Perez ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
    A. Sanchez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .346
J. Cantu 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .284
R. Taylor cf 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 .333
    D. Hollins ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .318
T. Hall c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .318
N. Green 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .280
M. Hendrickson p 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    T. Harper p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Gonzalez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 37 7 10 7 3 10 10  
 Batting
2B - J Cantu (11, R Ortiz); R Taylor (1, R Ortiz); A Gonzalez (4, K Mercker).
HR - C Crawford (6, 2nd inning off R Ortiz 2 on, 1 Out), T Hall (5, 8th inning off R Keisler 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Taylor (1), N Green (14), C Crawford 3 (35), J Cantu (26), T Hall (14).
2-out RBI - J Cantu, T Hall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Sanchez 2, T Lee 1, R Taylor 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - A Huff (7, 2nd base off R Ortiz/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - J Lugo (12, throw).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 2b 3 3 2 0 1 1 0 .311
J. Randa 3b 4 1 2 3 0 0 2 .298
S. Casey 1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 .317
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 2 2 2 0 2 1 .271
W. Pena rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .308
A. Dunn lf 4 0 0 1 0 2 0 .236
F. Lopez ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .299
J. LaRue c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .235
R. Ortiz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Keisler p 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 .600
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 9 10 9 1 11 8  
 Batting
2B - J Randa (14, M Hendrickson); W Pena (7, M Hendrickson); R Keisler (1, T Harper).
HR - R Keisler (1, 3rd inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 0 Out), J Randa (7, 3rd inning off M Hendrickson 1 on, 0 Out), K Griffey Jr (9, 4th inning off T Harper 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - S Casey.
RBI - J Randa 3 (31), R Keisler (2), W Pena (13), A Dunn (29), S Casey (25), K Griffey Jr 2 (38).
2-out RBI - K Griffey Jr 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J LaRue 1, W Pena 1.
Team LOB - 2.
 Base Running
SB - R Freel (14, 2nd base off T Harper/T Hall).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Hendrickson 2.2 7 6 6 1 5 2 6.05
T. Harper (L, 1-4) 3.1 3 3 3 0 5 1 7.49
T. Miller 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.52
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz 1.2 7 6 6 2 1 1 6.25
R. Keisler (W, 2-0) 6.1 2 1 1 0 8 1 1.93
K. Mercker (H, 9) 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.13
D. Weathers (S, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.55
WP - T Harper.
Pitches-strikes - M Hendrickson 67-41; T Harper 51-33; T Miller 19-12; R Ortiz 54-30; R Keisler 76-53; K Mercker 12-6; D Weathers 2-2.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Hendrickson 2-1; T Harper 1-4; T Miller 2-3; R Ortiz 1-3; R Keisler 7-4; K Mercker 1-0; D Weathers 1-0.
Batters faced - M Hendrickson 16; T Harper 13; T Miller 6; R Ortiz 14; R Keisler 21; K Mercker 4; D Weathers 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Tim Mcclelland. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 17,172.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 2 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI'S KEN GRIFFEY JR. EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Jun 8, 2005 4:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Crawford C. Crawford
1-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Randa J. Randa
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI