Tampa Bay 5, Kansas City 3
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 0 1 1 0 0 2 5 9 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 4 2
WP: E. Jackson (6-7) S: T. Percival (21)
LP: B. Bannister (7-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura singled to shortstop
- B.J. Upton grounded out to shortstop, A. Iwamura to second
- C. Crawford grounded out to second, A. Iwamura to third
- E. Longoria singled to right center, A. Iwamura scored
- C. Pena grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus lined out to shortstop
- M. Aviles grounded out to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- C. Floyd grounded out to shortstop
- D. Navarro singled to right
- E. Hinske singled to center, D. Navarro to second
- J. Bartlett lined out to center
- A. Iwamura struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Guillen grounded out to second
- A. Gordon walked
- B. Butler grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Gordon out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton grounded out to third
- C. Crawford grounded out to shortstop
- E. Longoria fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gload flied out to left
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- M. Maier grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena doubled to deep right
- C. Floyd lined out to right
- D. Navarro grounded out to shortstop, C. Pena to third
- E. Hinske hit by pitch
- J. Bartlett grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus struck out, reached on passed ball, on passed ball
- M. Aviles flied out to left
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, D. DeJesus out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura grounded out to first
- B.J. Upton doubled to deep right center
- C. Crawford lined out to second, B.J. Upton to third on second baseman M. Grudzielanek's throwing error
- E. Longoria walked
- C. Pena safe at first on shortstop M. Aviles' fielding error, B.J. Upton scored, E. Longoria to second
- C. Floyd grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 2 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- J. Guillen lined out to center
- A. Gordon flied out to right
- B. Butler homered to deep center
- R. Gload grounded out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 2, Kansas City 1

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro doubled to deep center
- E. Hinske flied out to left
- J. Bartlett hit by pitch
- R. Ramirez relieved B. Bannister
- A. Iwamura singled to center, D. Navarro to third, J. Bartlett to second
- B.J. Upton hit sacrifice fly to right center, D. Navarro scored, J. Bartlett to third, A. Iwamura to second
- C. Crawford flied out to left

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 1

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck homered to deep left
- M. Maier walked
- G. Balfour relieved E. Jackson
- D. DeJesus lined out to third
- M. Aviles struck out swinging
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 2

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria popped out to third
- C. Pena walked
- C. Floyd struck out swinging
- D. Navarro flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- J. Guillen struck out swinging
- A. Gordon walked
- B. Butler flied out to center
- J.P. Howell relieved G. Balfour
- R. Gload singled to center, A. Gordon to second
- A. Gordon to third, R. Gload to second on wild pitch
- J. Buck walked
- E. German hit for M. Maier
- E. German grounded into fielder's choice, J. Buck out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 2

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- D. DeJesus in center field
- E. German in left field
- L. Nunez relieved R. Ramirez
- E. Hinske struck out swinging
- J. Bartlett flied out to deep left
- G. Gross in right field

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus walked
- D. Wheeler relieved J.P. Howell
- M. Aviles grounded into fielder's choice, D. DeJesus out at second
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging
- J. Guillen grounded into fielder's choice, M. Aviles out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Kansas City 2

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton lined out to shortstop
- C. Crawford grounded out to second
- E. Longoria walked
- C. Pena homered to deep right center, E. Longoria scored
- C. Floyd flied out to deep center

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- T. Percival relieved D. Wheeler
- A. Gordon flied out to deep center
- B. Butler flied out to right
- R. Gload homered to deep right
- J. Buck flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Kansas City 3
 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena Carlos Pena
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Gload Ross Gload
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI