Seattle 4, Tampa Bay 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 4 5 0
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 7 0
WP: M. Batista (7-4) S: M. Lowe (3)
LP: D. Wheeler (4-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton singled to left center, W. Aybar scored
Top 4th: Seattle
- A. Beltre singled to shallow center, F. Gutierrez scored
Top 5th: Seattle
- I. Suzuki homered to right, M. Carp scored
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton singled to left, P. Burrell scored, W. Aybar to third, D. Navarro to second
- J. Bartlett hit sacrifice fly to left, W. Aybar scored
Top 8th: Seattle
- J. Lopez homered to deep left
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki rf 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .354
F. Gutierrez cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .280
J. Lopez 2b 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .268
K. Griffey Jr. dh 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .218
A. Beltre 3b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .260
B. Hall lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .214
K. Johjima c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .246
M. Carp 1b 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .262
    J. Hannahan 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
J. Wilson ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
 Totals 26 4 5 4 2 5 6 1 11  
 Batting
HR - I Suzuki (11, 5th inning off J Niemann 1 on, 2 Out), J Lopez (25, 8th inning off D Wheeler 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - I Suzuki 2 (45), J Lopez (92), A Beltre (41).
2-out RBI - I Suzuki 2, A Beltre.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Hall 1.
GIDP - J Lopez, A Beltre, K Johjima.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - F Gutierrez (15, 2nd base off J Niemann/D Navarro).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .322
G. Kapler rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .234
    G. Gross ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .239
E. Longoria 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .281
B. Zobrist 2b 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .287
P. Burrell dh 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .230
W. Aybar 1b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
D. Navarro c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .222
    G. Zaun ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .235
F. Perez lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160
    C. Crawford ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .307
 Totals 32 3 7 3 0 5 6 0 19  
 Batting
2B - W Aybar 2 (10, R Rowland-Smith 2).
S - D Navarro.
SF - J Bartlett.
RBI - J Bartlett (64), B Upton 2 (45).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Gross 1, E Longoria 2, P Burrell 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (E Longoria-B Zobrist-W Aybar, E Longoria-B Zobrist-W Aybar, B Zobrist-W Aybar).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Rowland-Smith 5.0 6 3 3 4 1 0 1.19 3.70  
S. Kelley (BS, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.17 4.64  
M. Batista (W, 7-4) 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.68 4.28  
M. Lowe (S, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.16 2.82  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niemann 6.2 4 3 3 4 5 1 1.32 3.81  
R. Choate 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 3.73  
D. Wheeler (L, 4-5) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0.89 3.44  
J.P. Howell 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.20 2.84  
WP - J Niemann.
HPB - M Carp (by J Niemann).
Pitches-strikes - R Rowland-Smith 113-68; S Kelley 14-11; M Batista 19-14; M Lowe 17-10; J Niemann 109-63; R Choate 2-2; D Wheeler 17-9; J Howell 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Rowland-Smith 9-5; S Kelley 0-1; M Batista 2-1; M Lowe 0-2; J Niemann 5-7; R Choate 1-0; D Wheeler 1-1; J Howell 0-2.
Batters faced - R Rowland-Smith 25; S Kelley 4; M Batista 6; M Lowe 4; J Niemann 27; R Choate 1; D Wheeler 4; J Howell 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Damien Beal. 2B--Bruce Dreckman. 3B--Paul Emmel.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 23, 2009 5:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
I. Suzuki Ichiro Suzuki
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Tampa Bay
B.J. Upton B.J. Upton
2-4
2 RBI