Cleveland 5, Tampa Bay 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-98)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 11 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 X 5 9 0
WP: P. Byrd (10-9) S: R. Betancourt (3)
LP: R. Lugo (2-4)
(75-84)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton homered to deep right center, C. Crawford scored
- J. Cantu doubled to deep center, T. Wigginton scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton tripled to deep left center, G. Norton scored
Bot 5th: Cleveland
- A. Marte homered to deep left, J. Inglett scored
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right, A. Marte scored
- R. Garko doubled to deep left, J. Michaels scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Baldelli cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .303
C. Crawford lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .303
G. Norton dh 3 2 2 2 2 0 0 .297
T. Wigginton 1b 5 1 2 1 0 2 4 .278
J. Cantu 2b 5 0 2 1 0 1 4 .254
D. Hollins rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .225
B.J. Upton 3b 3 0 1 0 1 2 2 .248
J. Paul c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .260
B. Zobrist ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .231
 Totals 38 4 11 4 3 7 19  
 Batting
2B - J Cantu (18, P Byrd); D Hollins (20, P Byrd).
3B - T Wigginton (1, P Byrd).
HR - G Norton (16, 1st inning off P Byrd 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - G Norton 2 (43), J Cantu (62), T Wigginton (78).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 2, D Hollins 1, J Paul 1, R Baldelli 1, B Upton 1, B Zobrist 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (11, 2nd base off P Byrd/V Martinez), R Baldelli (10, 2nd base off R Betancourt/V Martinez).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 1 3 2 0 1 0 .294
J. Michaels lf 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .267
V. Martinez c 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .315
R. Garko 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .293
C. Blake rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
J. Peralta ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .252
J. Inglett 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .288
K. Kouzmanoff dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .214
A. Marte 3b 2 2 1 2 0 0 0 .227
 Totals 33 5 9 5 1 8 9  
 Batting
2B - R Garko (12, R Lugo).
HR - A Marte (5, 5th inning off J Howell 1 on, 1 Out), G Sizemore (28, 7th inning off J Switzer 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Marte 2 (22), G Sizemore 2 (76), R Garko (42).
2-out RBI - R Garko.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, C Blake 1, K Kouzmanoff 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Inglett (5, 2nd base off J Howell/J Paul).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J.P. Howell 5.0 6 2 2 0 4 1 5.10
S. Camp (H, 12) 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 0 4.68
J. Switzer (BS, 3) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.54
R. Lugo (L, 2-4) 1.2 1 1 1 1 2 0 3.81
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 10-9) 7.0 8 4 4 2 3 1 4.88
M. Miller (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.68
R. Betancourt (S, 3) 1.0 2 0 0 1 3 0 3.88
WP - J Howell.
IBB - G Norton (by R Betancourt).
HBP - A Marte (by S Camp).
Pitches-strikes - J Howell 99-56; S Camp 21-13; J Switzer 1-1; R Lugo 29-17; P Byrd 119-74; M Miller 16-9; R Betancourt 16-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Howell 7-4; S Camp 2-0; J Switzer 0-0; R Lugo 0-3; P Byrd 10-8; M Miller 2-0; R Betancourt 0-0.
Batters faced - J Howell 21; S Camp 6; J Switzer 1; R Lugo 7; P Byrd 31; M Miller 4; R Betancourt 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Rick Reed. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Ted Barrett.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 14,503.
Weather: 54 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 13 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 28, 2006 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
G. Norton G. Norton
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI