Tampa Bay 5, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(30-22)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 X 5 12 0
WP: J. Shields (4-0)
LP: N. Robertson (4-5)
(22-29)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- P. Polanco singled to center, C. Granderson scored
- C. Guillen singled to right, P. Polanco scored, G. Sheffield to third
- M. Thames singled to left, G. Sheffield scored, C. Guillen to second
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu doubled to left, A. Iwamura scored
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- E. Dukes homered to deep left
- C. Crawford singled to center, B.J. Upton scored
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
- B. Harris homered to deep right center
- B.J. Upton doubled to left, E. Dukes scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .281
P. Polanco 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .330
G. Sheffield dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .267
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .352
C. Guillen ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .317
    N. Perez ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .276
M. Thames 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .239
C. Monroe lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .238
O. Infante 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .309
 Totals 33 3 7 3 1 5 11  
 Batting
3B - C Granderson (8, J Shields).
RBI - P Polanco (28), C Guillen (37), M Thames (11).
2-out RBI - M Thames.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Monroe 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - M Thames (1, 2nd base by J Shields/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (O Infante-P Polanco-M Thames).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Dukes cf 3 2 1 1 2 0 1 .223
B.J. Upton 2b 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 .325
C. Crawford lf 5 0 1 1 0 1 4 .302
T. Wigginton 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .246
D. Young rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 3 .253
A. Iwamura 3b 4 1 3 0 0 1 1 .364
J. Cantu dh 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 .267
D. Navarro c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .188
B. Harris ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .309
 Totals 34 5 12 5 5 5 19  
 Batting
2B - J Cantu (1, N Robertson); B Upton (12, Z Miner); D Young (10, Z Miner).
HR - E Dukes (10, 5th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 0 Out), B Harris (3, 6th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Cantu (2), E Dukes (19), C Crawford (30), B Harris (14), B Upton (29).
2-out RBI - J Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 1, J Cantu 2, D Navarro 1, D Young 2.
GIDP - T Wigginton.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
CS - B Upton (5, 3rd base by Z Miner/I Rodriguez).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson (L, 4-5) 5.1 9 4 4 3 3 2 4.25
Z. Miner 2.1 3 1 1 2 2 0 3.12
B. Seay 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Shields (W, 4-0) 9.0 7 3 3 1 5 0 3.13
WP - N Robertson.
BALK - N Robertson.
Pitches-strikes - N Robertson 89-52; Z Miner 45-22; B Seay 1-1; J Shields 105-69.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Robertson 9-4; Z Miner 1-3; B Seay 0-1; J Shields 6-15.
Batters faced - N Robertson 27; Z Miner 11; B Seay 1; J Shields 34.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Time: 2:36.
Attendance: 12,435.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Thursday, May 31, 2007 12:49 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Thames M. Thames
2-4
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
B. Harris B. Harris
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI