Tampa Bay 7, Baltimore 6
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(60-96)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 6 13 0
Tampa Bay 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 X 7 7 2
WP: L. Cormier (3-3) S: G. Balfour (2)
LP: C. Ray (0-4)
(80-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
- G. Kapler homered to deep left
- B. Zobrist homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Baltimore
- M. Wieters singled to right, N. Markakis scored, L. Scott to third
- M. Mora grounded into fielder's choice, L. Scott scored, M. Wieters out at second
Top 4th: Baltimore
- B. Roberts homered to deep right, J. Fiorentino scored
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria homered to left
Top 5th: Baltimore
- J. Fiorentino singled to shallow left, L. Scott scored, M. Wieters to second
Top 6th: Baltimore
- M. Mora singled to shallow left, N. Markakis scored, L. Scott to third, M. Wieters to second
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar homered to deep right, P. Burrell and S. Riggans scored
Bot 8th: Tampa Bay
- P. Burrell hit sacrifice fly to center, B. Zobrist scored
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 6 1 2 2 1 0 2 0 4 .287
L. Montanez lf 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .185
N. Markakis rf 2 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 .290
L. Scott dh 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .261
M. Wieters c 4 0 3 1 0 1 1 0 2 .292
M. Mora 3b 5 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 5 .257
M. Aubrey 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 .299
J. Fiorentino cf 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 .286
C. Izturis ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .249
    T. Wigginton ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 41 6 13 6 1 6 7 1 31  
 Batting
2B - N Markakis (43, J Niemann); L Scott (26, A Sonnanstine); M Mora (20, J Niemann); J Fiorentino (1, J Niemann).
HR - B Roberts (16, 4th inning off J Niemann 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Roberts 2 (78), M Wieters (40), M Mora 2 (46), J Fiorentino (5).
2-out RBI - M Mora, J Fiorentino.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Montanez 3, M Wieters 1, M Aubrey 3, C Izturis 1.
GIDP - M Aubrey.
Team LOB - 14.
 Base Running
SB - J Fiorentino (1, 2nd base off B Shouse/S Riggans).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .320
G. Kapler rf 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .238
    C. Crawford ph-lf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .308
E. Longoria 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 1 3 .284
B. Zobrist 1b-rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .289
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
P. Burrell dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226
A. Iwamura 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .285
S. Riggans c 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    D. Navarro c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
F. Perez lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
    W. Aybar ph-1b 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 .252
 Totals 30 7 7 7 4 3 6 2 5  
 Batting
2B - B Zobrist (24, C Ray).
HR - G Kapler (8, 1st inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 1 Out), E Longoria (32, 4th inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 0 Out), B Zobrist (25, 1st inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 2 Out), W Aybar (12, 7th inning off M Albers 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - P Burrell.
RBI - G Kapler (31), E Longoria (110), B Zobrist (84), P Burrell (63), W Aybar 3 (39).
2-out RBI - B Zobrist, W Aybar 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Longoria 1, B Zobrist 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - J Bartlett (27, 2nd base off C Ray/M Wieters), E Longoria (9, 2nd base off M Hendrickson/M Wieters).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (19, field); B Zobrist (7, field).
DP - 1 (J Bartlett-B Zobrist).
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Hendrickson 6.0 3 3 3 1 3 3 1.42 4.38  
M. Albers (BS, 4) 0.2 3 3 3 0 1 1 1.77 5.77  
C. Ray (L, 0-4) 0.2 1 1 1 2 1 0 1.92 6.65  
D. Baez 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.16 4.13  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niemann 3.1 7 4 4 3 3 1 1.35 3.94  
A. Sonnanstine 2.2 4 2 1 2 1 0 1.63 6.84  
B. Shouse 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.39 4.72  
D. Thayer 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.41 4.22  
R. Choate 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.10 3.74  
D. Wheeler 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.87 3.36  
L. Cormier (W, 3-3) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.27 3.23  
G. Balfour (S, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.40 4.93  
WP - D Thayer.
IBB - C Crawford (by C Ray); M Wieters (by A Sonnanstine).
Pitches-strikes - M Hendrickson 85-55; M Albers 19-12; C Ray 19-9; D Baez 8-5; J Niemann 89-54; A Sonnanstine 58-34; B Shouse 13-8; D Thayer 5-2; R Choate 10-5; D Wheeler 4-3; L Cormier 16-12; G Balfour 7-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Hendrickson 11-6; M Albers 3-1; C Ray 1-1; D Baez 0-1; J Niemann 3-5; A Sonnanstine 3-4; B Shouse 1-0; D Thayer 0-1; R Choate 0-1; D Wheeler 0-0; L Cormier 2-1; G Balfour 0-0.
Batters faced - M Hendrickson 22; M Albers 5; C Ray 5; D Baez 2; J Niemann 19; A Sonnanstine 15; B Shouse 3; D Thayer 1; R Choate 3; D Wheeler 1; L Cormier 4; G Balfour 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Crawford. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Mike Estabrook. 3B--Chad Fairchild.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 29, 2009 3:50 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Baltimore
B. Roberts Brian Roberts
2-6, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Tampa Bay
W. Aybar Willy Aybar
1-1, 1 HR
3 RBI