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

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Seattle 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 1
WP: J. Shields (10-7) S: T. Percival (25)
LP: C. Silva (4-13)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep right center
Bot 2nd: Seattle
- W. Balentien homered to deep left, J. Lopez scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton singled to right, B. Zobrist scored, A. Iwamura to third, B.J. Upton to second advancing on throw
- C. Crawford safe at first on shortstop Y. Betancourt's throwing error, B.J. Upton and A. Iwamura scored, C. Crawford to second
- C. Pena singled to center, C. Crawford scored
Bot 4th: Seattle
- B. LaHair singled to shortstop, J. Clement scored, W. Balentien to second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .279
B.J. Upton cf 3 1 2 1 2 0 1 .266
C. Crawford lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .271
C. Pena 1b 3 1 2 2 1 0 2 .243
G. Gross rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 .228
D. Navarro c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .302
W. Aybar 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .222
E. Hinske dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
B. Zobrist ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 36 5 10 3 3 3 18  
 Batting
2B - A Iwamura (23, S Green).
HR - C Pena (21, 2nd inning off C Silva 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Pena 2 (64), B Upton (50).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 1, D Navarro 1, W Aybar 1, A Iwamura 1.
GIDP - C Crawford, G Gross.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (35, 2nd base off C Silva/J Clement).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Zobrist-A Iwamura-C Pena).
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .305
J. Reed dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .275
R. Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .287
A. Beltre 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .252
J. Lopez 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .308
J. Clement c 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .200
W. Balentien cf 4 1 2 2 0 2 1 .215
B. LaHair 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .286
Y. Betancourt ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .255
    W. Bloomquist ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278
 Totals 35 3 9 3 0 7 13  
 Batting
2B - J Clement (4, J Shields).
HR - W Balentien (5, 2nd inning off J Shields 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - W Balentien 2 (12), B LaHair (4).
2-out RBI - W Balentien 2, B LaHair.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Betancourt 1.
GIDP - J Lopez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - Y Betancourt (17, throw).
DP - 2 (Y Betancourt-J Lopez-B LaHair, J Lopez-Y Betancourt-B LaHair).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Shields (W, 10-7) 6.2 9 3 3 0 5 1 3.65
G. Balfour (H, 5) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.34
T. Percival (S, 25) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.68
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (L, 4-13) 6.0 8 5 4 3 3 1 5.93
J. Woods 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Green 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.88
C. Jimenez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.96
IBB - C Pena (by C Silva).
HBP - A Beltre (by J Shields).
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 106-68; G Balfour 13-9; T Percival 11-8; C Silva 99-61; J Woods 17-9; S Green 14-7; C Jimenez 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 6-9; G Balfour 2-2; T Percival 0-1; C Silva 9-6; J Woods 2-4; S Green 1-1; C Jimenez 0-1.
Batters faced - J Shields 29; G Balfour 4; T Percival 3; C Silva 29; J Woods 6; S Green 3; C Jimenez 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Angel Campos. 3B--Brian Runge.
Time: 2:29.
Attendance: 30,220.
Weather: 69 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
SEATTLE'S ICHIRO SUZUKI EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.
TAMPA BAY'S CARL CRAWFORD EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 9, 2008 12:48 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena Carlos Pena
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Seattle
W. Balentien Wladimir Balentien
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI