Baltimore 3, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-98)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 1
WP: C. Waters (1-0) S: J. Johnson (9)
LP: M. Garza (8-12)
(82-77)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Baltimore
- N. Markakis singled to shallow left, C. Izturis scored
Top 4th: Baltimore
- M. Mora singled to left, N. Markakis scored, T. Wigginton to second
- J. Fiorentino singled to center, T. Wigginton scored, L. Montanez to second
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist homered to deep left
Bot 9th: Tampa Bay
- P. Burrell hit sacrifice fly to right center, B. Zobrist scored
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .283
C. Izturis ss 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .249
M. Wieters c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .293
N. Markakis rf 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .289
T. Wigginton dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .272
M. Mora 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .260
M. Aubrey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282
L. Montanez lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .171
J. Fiorentino cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264
 Totals 34 3 7 3 0 2 7 0 13  
 Batting
2B - C Izturis (12, M Garza).
RBI - N Markakis (97), M Mora (47), J Fiorentino (6).
2-out RBI - N Markakis, J Fiorentino.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Roberts 1, M Mora 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - L Montanez (1, 2nd base by M Garza/D Navarro).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .317
G. Kapler rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
    C. Crawford ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306
E. Longoria 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .278
B. Zobrist lf-rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .292
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .236
W. Aybar 1b 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 .263
    F. Perez pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
P. Burrell dh 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 .225
D. Navarro c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .217
    G. Zaun ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
A. Iwamura 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .285
 Totals 31 2 5 2 1 4 3 1 8  
 Batting
2B - B Zobrist (26, J Johnson); W Aybar (12, C Waters).
HR - B Zobrist (27, 4th inning off C Waters 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - P Burrell.
RBI - B Zobrist (89), P Burrell (64).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Burrell 1, D Navarro 1, A Iwamura 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - W Aybar (1, 3rd base off C Waters/M Wieters).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (20, field).
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Waters (W, 1-0) 5.0 2 1 1 3 2 1 1.20 5.40  
C. Meredith (H, 2) 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.32 3.86  
A. Castillo (H, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 2.53  
D. Baez (H, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.15 4.08  
J. Johnson (S, 9) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.38 4.17  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Garza (L, 8-12) 6.0 6 3 3 2 4 0 1.26 3.95  
B. Shouse 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.36 4.50  
D. Wheeler 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.87 3.28  
R. Choate 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 3.63  
HPB - L Montanez (by M Garza).
Pitches-strikes - C Waters 81-40; C Meredith 21-11; A Castillo 5-3; D Baez 9-5; J Johnson 17-11; M Garza 104-65; B Shouse 11-8; D Wheeler 16-12; R Choate 4-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Waters 6-8; C Meredith 4-0; A Castillo 0-1; D Baez 3-0; J Johnson 2-2; M Garza 8-8; B Shouse 2-0; D Wheeler 1-0; R Choate 1-0.
Batters faced - C Waters 20; C Meredith 6; A Castillo 1; D Baez 3; J Johnson 6; M Garza 27; B Shouse 4; D Wheeler 4; R Choate 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Estabrook. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Chad Fairchild.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 1, 2009 10:11 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Baltimore
C. Izturis Cesar Izturis
2-3
 Tampa Bay
B. Zobrist Ben Zobrist
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI