Tampa Bay 7, Oakland 6, 12 innings
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(73-47)
  Final 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 13 1
Oakland 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 11 0
WP: J. Hammel (4-3) S: T. Miller (1)
LP: S. Casilla (2-1)
(55-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Oakland
- C. Gonzalez homered to deep center, M. Ellis scored
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar doubled to deep right center, C. Floyd scored
- D. Navarro hit sacrifice fly to center, W. Aybar scored
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- D. Barton doubled to deep left, B. Crosby and K. Suzuki scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar tripled to deep right center, C. Floyd scored
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- E. Hinske singled to left center, C. Floyd scored, W. Aybar to second
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- B. Upton doubled to deep left, A. Iwamura scored
Bot 9th: Oakland
- F. Thomas singled to deep right center, C. Pennington scored
Top 12th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep right
Bot 12th: Oakland
- K. Suzuki grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Brown scored, B. Crosby out at second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 6 1 1 0 0 2 4 .278
B. Upton cf 6 0 2 1 0 2 2 .264
C. Pena 1b 5 1 1 1 1 3 1 .242
C. Floyd dh 2 4 1 0 4 0 2 .261
W. Aybar 3b 5 1 2 2 1 0 1 .229
E. Hinske lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
    J. Ruggiano ph-lf-rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .256
D. Navarro c 4 0 2 2 1 0 0 .299
G. Gross rf 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .231
    R. Baldelli ph-rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .231
    J. Bartlett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
B. Zobrist ss-lf 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .243
 Totals 43 7 13 7 9 11 18  
 Batting
2B - W Aybar (11, S Gallagher); B Upton (27, B Ziegler); C Floyd (6, S Casilla).
3B - W Aybar (1, S Gallagher).
HR - C Pena (23, 12th inning off S Casilla 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Navarro.
RBI - W Aybar 2 (16), D Navarro 2 (43), J Ruggiano (3), B Upton (54), C Pena (67).
2-out RBI - W Aybar, J Ruggiano, D Navarro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hinske 1, R Baldelli 2, B Upton 1, A Iwamura 1.
GIDP - W Aybar, C Floyd.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (12, ground ball).
PB - D Navarro.
DP - 3 (W Aybar-A Iwamura-C Pena, B Zobrist-A Iwamura-C Pena, J Bartlett-A Iwamura-C Pena).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Ellis 2b 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .234
C. Gonzalez cf 6 1 2 2 0 2 3 .270
F. Thomas dh 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .246
    R. Davis pr-dh 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .240
J. Cust lf 5 0 0 0 1 3 3 .225
E. Brown rf 5 1 0 0 1 1 3 .245
B. Crosby ss 5 1 3 0 1 0 1 .256
K. Suzuki c 5 1 2 0 1 0 4 .289
D. Barton 1b 5 0 1 2 0 1 3 .209
J. Hannahan 3b 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .223
    C. Pennington pr-3b 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 .000
    R. Bowen ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .190
 Totals 44 6 11 5 8 10 25  
 Batting
2B - D Barton (10, J Shields); C Gonzalez (21, J Shields).
3B - M Ellis (3, J Shields).
HR - C Gonzalez (4, 1st inning off J Shields 1 on, 0 Out).
S - M Ellis.
RBI - C Gonzalez 2 (21), D Barton 2 (31), F Thomas (29).
2-out RBI - F Thomas.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cust 2, E Brown 2, C Pennington 2, C Gonzalez 1.
GIDP - M Ellis, K Suzuki 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - M Ellis (14, 2nd base off J Howell/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - E Brown (B Upton at 1st base).
DP - 4 (E Brown-S Gallagher-B Crosby, J Hannahan-D Barton, M Ellis-D Barton, B Crosby-M Ellis-D Barton).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Shields 5.0 5 4 4 5 3 1 3.75
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.28
J. Howell 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.37
D. Wheeler 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.61
T. Percival (H, 3) 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 3.69
G. Balfour (BS, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.21
J. Hammel (W, 4-3) 2.2 4 1 0 0 1 0 4.15
T. Miller (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Gallagher 4.0 4 3 3 4 4 0 4.60
D. Meyer 0.2 1 1 1 3 2 0 3.38
A. Embree 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.12
J. Devine 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.98
B. Ziegler 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 0.22
H. Street 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.47
S. Casilla (L, 2-1) 2.0 5 2 2 0 0 1 3.19
WP - J Hammel.
IBB - C Pena (by B Ziegler).
HBP - D Barton (by T Miller).
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 94-56; C Bradford 18-11; J Howell 16-9; D Wheeler 11-5; T Percival 9-4; G Balfour 13-8; J Hammel 52-31; T Miller 4-2; S Gallagher 91-48; D Meyer 31-15; A Embree 13-11; J Devine 14-9; B Ziegler 30-15; H Street 13-7; S Casilla 24-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 6-6; C Bradford 1-1; J Howell 0-0; D Wheeler 2-1; T Percival 1-0; G Balfour 0-0; J Hammel 6-1; T Miller 1-0; S Gallagher 1-6; D Meyer 0-0; A Embree 0-1; J Devine 2-0; B Ziegler 2-3; H Street 0-2; S Casilla 2-3.
Batters faced - J Shields 23; C Bradford 5; J Howell 3; D Wheeler 4; T Percival 2; G Balfour 3; J Hammel 12; T Miller 2; S Gallagher 19; D Meyer 6; A Embree 4; J Devine 3; B Ziegler 8; H Street 3; S Casilla 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Brian O'Nora. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 4:24.
Attendance: 16,689.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
TAMPA BAY PITCHER TROY PERCIVAL LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE NINTH INNING DUE TO AN APPARENT HAMSTRING INJURY.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 14, 2008 8:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
W. Aybar W Aybar
2-5
2 RBI
 Oakland
C. Gonzalez C Gonzalez
2-6, 1 HR
2 RBI