Texas 15, Tampa Bay 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1
Texas 0 0 0 1 11 1 0 2 X 15 19 1
WP: K. Millwood (12-10)
LP: M. Garza (8-11)
(85-69)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist walked, J. Bartlett scored, C. Crawford to third, E. Longoria to second
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- J. Bartlett doubled to left, B.J. Upton scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- G. Zaun homered to deep right center
Bot 4th: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep right center
Bot 5th: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep left center, I. Rodriguez, C. Davis and J. Borbon scored
- D. Murphy doubled to center, H. Blalock and I. Kinsler scored
- I. Rodriguez singled to shallow center, D. Murphy scored
- J. Borbon singled to shallow right, I. Rodriguez scored, C. Davis to second
- J. Hamilton doubled to right, C. Davis, J. Borbon and E. Andrus scored
Bot 6th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left center
Bot 8th: Texas
- J. Borbon grounded into fielder's choice, D. Murphy scored, K. Richardson to third, C. Davis out at second
- J. Hamilton doubled to deep center, K. Richardson scored, J. Borbon to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .320
    F. Perez lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192
C. Crawford lf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
    G. Kapler rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236
E. Longoria 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .284
    C. Richard 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .143
B. Zobrist rf 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .286
    S. Riggans c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
P. Burrell dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .225
W. Aybar 1b-3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .249
B.J. Upton cf 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
G. Zaun c 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .260
    R. Brignac ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .269
A. Iwamura 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .290
 Totals 33 3 7 3 1 2 4 0 9  
 Batting
2B - J Bartlett (28, K Millwood).
HR - G Zaun (8, 4th inning off K Millwood 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Bartlett (65), B Zobrist (79), G Zaun (27).
2-out RBI - J Bartlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Longoria 1, W Aybar 2.
GIDP - G Kapler, P Burrell.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (18, field).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Borbon lf 5 2 1 2 0 1 2 0 4 .320
E. Andrus ss 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 .269
    O. Vizquel ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .266
J. Hamilton dh 6 0 2 4 0 0 2 0 6 .268
M. Byrd cf 3 2 2 5 2 1 1 0 1 .282
    C. Gentry cf 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .167
H. Blalock 1b 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .242
I. Kinsler 2b 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .250
    E. German 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
D. Murphy rf 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .278
I. Rodriguez c 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267
    K. Richardson c 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
C. Davis 3b 5 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 .228
 Totals 44 15 19 15 3 5 12 0 25  
 Batting
2B - J Hamilton 2 (19, J Bennett, A Sonnanstine); C Gentry (1, B Shouse); D Murphy (23, J Bennett); C Davis (14, M Garza).
HR - M Byrd 2 (19, 4th inning off M Garza 0 on, 0 Out, 5th inning off M Garza 3 on, 2 Out), I Kinsler (31, 6th inning off D Thayer 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Borbon 2 (18), J Hamilton 4 (54), M Byrd 5 (88), I Kinsler (84), D Murphy 2 (54), I Rodriguez (12).
2-out RBI - J Borbon, J Hamilton 4, M Byrd 4, D Murphy 2, I Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Vizquel 1, J Hamilton 1, C Gentry 2, H Blalock 1, E German 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - C Davis (4, throw).
DP - 2 (K Millwood-I Rodriguez-H Blalock, O Vizquel-E German-H Blalock).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Garza (L, 8-11) 4.2 6 7 7 3 8 2 1.26 3.93  
J. Bennett 0.0 5 5 5 2 0 0 3.00 10.97  
D. Thayer 1.1 3 1 1 0 1 1 1.45 4.35  
B. Shouse 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.42 4.85  
A. Sonnanstine 1.0 4 2 2 0 2 0 1.61 6.94  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Millwood (W, 12-10) 7.0 7 3 2 2 2 1 1.36 3.75  
W. Eyre 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.35 4.76  
E. Guardado 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.34 4.34  
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 100-61; J Bennett 24-10; D Thayer 32-20; B Shouse 11-7; A Sonnanstine 27-21; K Millwood 109-64; W Eyre 14-9; E Guardado 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 2-6; J Bennett 1-0; D Thayer 1-4; B Shouse 0-2; A Sonnanstine 3-1; K Millwood 13-8; W Eyre 0-1; E Guardado 2-1.
Batters faced - M Garza 24; J Bennett 7; D Thayer 7; B Shouse 4; A Sonnanstine 7; K Millwood 29; W Eyre 3; E Guardado 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Schrieber. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Ed Rapuano.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 27, 2009 12:03 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Bartlett Jason Bartlett
2-3
1 RBI
 Texas
M. Byrd Marlon Byrd
2-3, 2 HR
5 RBI