Tampa Bay 5, Detroit 2
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(55-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 X 5 9 0
WP: G. Balfour (3-1) S: T. Percival (24)
LP: Z. Miner (5-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- G. Sheffield walked, C. Granderson scored, C. Guillen to third, M. Ordonez to second
Top 3rd: Detroit
- M. Cabrera tripled to deep center, P. Polanco scored
Bot 3rd: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura doubled to right, J. Bartlett scored
- A. Iwamura scored, C. Crawford to third on passed ball
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep center
- C. Floyd scored on wild pitch
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria homered to deep left
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .308
P. Polanco 2b 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .306
C. Guillen 3b 4 0 0 0 1 2 2 .283
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .319
M. Cabrera 1b 3 0 1 1 2 1 4 .294
G. Sheffield dh 3 0 0 1 1 1 6 .226
M. Thames lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .247
E. Renteria ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .256
B. Inge c 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .228
 Totals 31 2 4 2 9 11 21  
 Batting
2B - B Inge (10, S Kazmir); C Granderson (18, J Howell).
3B - M Cabrera (2, S Kazmir).
RBI - G Sheffield (30), M Cabrera (80).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield, M Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 2, G Sheffield 4, M Cabrera 1, C Granderson 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
PB - B Inge.
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 .276
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .267
C. Crawford lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .272
E. Longoria 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .275
C. Pena 1b 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .237
C. Floyd dh 2 1 2 0 1 0 0 .250
    W. Aybar ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
D. Navarro c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .309
E. Hinske rf 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .255
    G. Gross rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .252
 Totals 31 5 9 3 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - A Iwamura (21, Z Miner); C Floyd (5, Z Miner).
3B - C Crawford (10, Z Miner); J Bartlett (2, Z Miner).
HR - C Pena (19, 6th inning off Z Miner 0 on, 0 Out), E Longoria (20, 7th inning off J Zumaya 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Iwamura (30), C Pena (56), E Longoria (64).
2-out RBI - E Longoria.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, A Iwamura 2, E Longoria 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (24, 2nd base off Z Miner/B Inge), B Upton (33, 2nd base off Z Miner/B Inge), E Hinske (8, 3rd base off J Zumaya/B Inge).
CS - B Upton (14, 3rd base by Z Miner/B Inge), A Iwamura (4, 2nd base by Z Miner/B Inge).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Miner (L, 5-4) 5.1 8 4 3 3 3 1 3.77
J. Zumaya 1.1 1 1 1 1 2 1 2.61
B. Seay 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.48
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Kazmir 4.2 3 2 2 6 5 0 2.89
G. Balfour (W, 3-1) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.20
J.P. Howell (H, 11) 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.47
D. Wheeler (H, 24) 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.08
T. Percival (S, 24) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.48
WP - J Zumaya.
HBP - M Ordonez (by J Howell).
Pitches-strikes - Z Miner 95-56; J Zumaya 32-18; B Seay 24-15; S Kazmir 110-61; G Balfour 19-11; J Howell 19-7; D Wheeler 31-19; T Percival 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Miner 4-7; J Zumaya 2-0; B Seay 1-1; S Kazmir 1-8; G Balfour 0-1; J Howell 1-1; D Wheeler 1-2; T Percival 0-1.
Batters faced - Z Miner 25; J Zumaya 6; B Seay 4; S Kazmir 23; G Balfour 4; J Howell 5; D Wheeler 5; T Percival 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Adrian Johnson. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 3:29.
Attendance: 26,403.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Aug 1, 2008 10:50 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
1-3
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
A. Iwamura Akinori Iwamura
2-4
1 RBI