Baltimore 16, Tampa Bay 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 6 13 1
Baltimore 5 0 0 6 4 0 0 1 X 16 16 0
WP: E. Bedard (1-0)
LP: S. McClung (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton singled to center, J. Gomes scored, A. Huff to second
Bot 1st: Baltimore
- J. Gibbons doubled to center, B. Roberts and M. Mora scored, M. Tejada to third
- K. Millar singled to center, M. Tejada scored, J. Gibbons to third
- J. Lopez grounded out to shortstop, J. Gibbons scored
- R. Hernandez doubled to center, K. Millar scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford singled to shortstop, T. Lee scored, D. Hollins to second
Bot 4th: Baltimore
- K. Millar singled to right, N. Markakis scored, M. Mora to third, J. Gibbons to second
- J. Lopez singled to left, M. Mora scored, J. Gibbons to third, K. Millar to second
- R. Hernandez hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Gibbons scored, K. Millar to third
- B. Roberts doubled to right center, J. Lopez, K. Millar and C. Patterson scored
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall grounded out to shortstop, A. Huff scored
Bot 5th: Baltimore
- M. Mora homered to deep left
- J. Gibbons homered to deep right center, M. Tejada scored
- R. Hernandez singled to center, J. Lopez scored
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu hit sacrifice fly to center, N. Green scored
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall doubled to deep right center, A. Huff scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu homered to deep right center
Bot 8th: Baltimore
- N. Markakis homered to deep right center
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 5 0 2 1 0 1 3 .250
J. Cantu 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 4 .429
J. Gomes rf 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 .400
    R. Branyan ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
A. Huff dh 2 2 1 0 2 0 1 .167
    J. Paul ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
T. Wigginton 3b 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .400
T. Hall c 4 0 1 2 0 0 4 .125
T. Lee 1b 5 1 1 0 0 1 6 .222
N. Green ss 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .000
D. Hollins cf 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .429
 Totals 36 6 13 6 5 4 23  
 Batting
2B - T Lee (1, E Bedard); T Wigginton (1, E Bedard); T Hall (1, J Brower); J Paul (1, S Rleal).
HR - J Cantu (1, 8th inning off E DuBose 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Cantu.
RBI - T Wigginton (1), C Crawford (1), T Hall 2 (2), J Cantu 2 (4).
2-out RBI - T Wigginton, J Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Branyan 1, T Lee 4, T Hall 1, N Green 1.
GIDP - J Cantu 2, C Crawford.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - T Hall (1, catchers interference).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 6 1 2 3 0 1 5 .300
N. Markakis lf-rf 3 2 1 1 3 0 1 .333
M. Mora 3b 5 3 1 1 1 0 2 .333
M. Tejada ss 5 2 2 0 1 1 2 .400
J. Gibbons rf 3 3 3 4 1 0 0 .500
    D. Newhan lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
K. Millar 1b 4 2 2 2 1 0 2 .500
    C. Gomez 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Lopez dh 5 2 2 2 0 1 3 .375
R. Hernandez c 2 0 2 3 2 0 1 1.000
    R. Chavez c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Patterson cf 4 1 0 0 0 1 5 .000
 Totals 39 16 16 16 9 4 21  
 Batting
2B - J Gibbons 2 (3, S McClung 2); R Hernandez (1, S McClung); B Roberts (1, B Meadows); J Lopez (1, B Meadows).
HR - M Mora (2, 5th inning off B Meadows 0 on, 0 Out), J Gibbons (1, 5th inning off B Meadows 1 on, 0 Out), N Markakis (1, 8th inning off D Miceli 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - R Hernandez.
RBI - J Gibbons 4 (5), K Millar 2 (3), J Lopez 2 (3), R Hernandez 3 (5), B Roberts 3 (3), M Mora (2), N Markakis (1).
2-out RBI - R Hernandez, B Roberts 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Roberts 3, K Millar 2, C Patterson 1, N Markakis 1.
Reached via catcher's interference - C Patterson 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (M Tejada-B Roberts-K Millar 2, M Tejada-K Millar).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. McClung (L, 0-1) 3.0 5 7 7 7 3 0 21.00
J. Colome 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 27.00
B. Meadows 1.2 8 7 4 0 0 2 21.60
T. Harper 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
R. Lugo 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 7.71
D. Miceli 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 9.00
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Bedard (W, 1-0) 5.0 8 3 3 3 2 0 5.40
J. Brower 2.0 2 2 2 2 2 0 9.00
E. DuBose 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 9.00
S. Rleal 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
WP - J Brower, T Harper.
HBP - T Hall (by E Bedard).
Pitches-strikes - S McClung 95-47; J Colome 5-1; B Meadows 30-23; T Harper 9-6; R Lugo 19-10; D Miceli 18-12; E Bedard 82-49; J Brower 43-25; E DuBose 22-13; S Rleal 6-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - S McClung 4-2; J Colome 0-1; B Meadows 1-4; T Harper 0-3; R Lugo 2-0; D Miceli 1-2; E Bedard 9-4; J Brower 2-2; E DuBose 2-1; S Rleal 2-1.
Batters faced - S McClung 21; J Colome 2; B Meadows 14; T Harper 5; R Lugo 4; D Miceli 4; E Bedard 25; J Brower 10; E DuBose 4; S Rleal 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Ed Montague.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 16,083.
Weather: 52 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
TAMPA BAY PITCHER JESUS COLOME LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGHT SHOULDER.
THE HOME RUN BY BALTIMORE'S NICK MARKAKIS IN THE EIGHTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 6, 2006 4:34 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Cantu J. Cantu
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
J. Gibbons J. Gibbons
3-3, 1 HR
4 RBI