Tampa Bay 9, Detroit 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 11 1
Tampa Bay 0 4 0 3 0 2 0 0 X 9 11 0
WP: A. Sonnanstine (11-6)
LP: K. Rogers (8-8)
(65-44)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton ground rule double to deep right center, S. Riggans scored, J. Bartlett to third
- C. Crawford singled to center, J. Bartlett and B.J. Upton scored
- E. Longoria doubled to left, C. Crawford scored, E. Longoria to third advancing on throw
Top 3rd: Detroit
- P. Polanco doubled to left, C. Granderson scored
- M. Ordonez singled to center, P. Polanco scored
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- J. Bartlett scored, A. Iwamura to third on passed ball
- E. Longoria singled to left, A. Iwamura scored, C. Crawford to second
- G. Gross walked, C. Crawford scored, E. Longoria to third, C. Pena to second
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria homered to deep left
- S. Riggans doubled to left, W. Aybar scored, S. Riggans out at third
Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Cabrera doubled to right, P. Polanco scored, M. Ordonez to third, C. Guillen out at third
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 .307
P. Polanco 2b 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .308
C. Guillen 3b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .284
M. Ordonez rf 3 0 1 1 1 0 1 .320
    R. Raburn rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
M. Cabrera 1b 3 0 3 1 1 0 1 .299
M. Joyce lf 4 0 1 0 0 3 5 .279
G. Sheffield dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .226
E. Renteria ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .253
B. Inge c 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .223
 Totals 38 3 11 3 2 7 21  
 Batting
2B - P Polanco (24, A Sonnanstine); M Cabrera (26, Al Reyes).
RBI - P Polanco (39), M Ordonez (63), M Cabrera (81).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Sheffield 1, B Inge 2, M Joyce 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (14, ground ball).
Outfield assists - M Joyce (S Riggans at 3rd base).
PB - B Inge.
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 4 1 1 0 1 3 3 .276
B.J. Upton cf 4 1 1 1 1 1 3 .266
C. Crawford lf 3 2 1 2 1 1 2 .272
E. Longoria 3b 5 1 3 3 0 1 2 .280
C. Pena 1b 3 0 0 0 2 2 1 .234
J. Gomes rf 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 .188
    G. Gross ph-rf 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .219
W. Aybar dh 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .220
S. Riggans c 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 .244
J. Bartlett ss 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 .259
 Totals 34 9 11 8 7 11 21  
 Batting
2B - B Upton (24, K Rogers); E Longoria (27, K Rogers); A Iwamura (22, K Rogers); S Riggans (4, C Fossum); J Bartlett (11, C Fossum).
HR - E Longoria (21, 6th inning off C Fossum 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Upton (47), C Crawford 2 (54), E Longoria 3 (67), G Gross (22), S Riggans (17).
2-out RBI - B Upton, C Crawford 2, E Longoria, S Riggans.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, C Crawford 2, J Gomes 2, S Riggans 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (25, 3rd base off F Dolsi/B Inge), E Longoria (7, 2nd base off F Dolsi/B Inge).
CS - J Bartlett (4, 3rd base by F Dolsi/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - G Gross (C Guillen at 3rd base).
PB - S Riggans.
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (L, 8-8) 3.1 6 7 7 4 8 0 4.98
F. Dolsi 1.1 1 0 0 3 0 0 4.15
C. Fossum 2.1 4 2 2 0 2 1 5.40
K. Farnsworth 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.57
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine (W, 11-6) 6.0 7 2 2 1 6 0 4.58
A. Reyes 1.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 4.79
J. Hammel 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.32
HBP - C Crawford (by K Rogers).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 109-63; F Dolsi 34-15; C Fossum 43-31; K Farnsworth 14-8; A Sonnanstine 102-66; Al Reyes 26-13; J Hammel 25-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 1-1; F Dolsi 2-1; C Fossum 4-0; K Farnsworth 0-2; A Sonnanstine 5-8; Al Reyes 0-1; J Hammel 4-2.
Batters faced - K Rogers 21; F Dolsi 8; C Fossum 10; K Farnsworth 3; A Sonnanstine 27; Al Reyes 6; J Hammel 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Tschida. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Jeff Nelson. 3B--Adrian Johnson.
Time: 3:29.
Attendance: 36,048.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
DETROIT OUTFIELDER CURTIS GRANDERSON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 2, 2008 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Cabrera Miguel Cabrera
3-3
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
E. Longoria Evan Longoria
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI