Tampa Bay 5, Oakland 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 5 10 1
Oakland 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 7 0
WP: R. Choate (3-3) S: R. Soriano (36)
LP: C. Breslow (4-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Oakland
- K. Kouzmanoff hit sacrifice fly to right, C. Crisp scored, D. Barton to third
- M. Ellis singled to shallow center, D. Barton scored, K. Suzuki to second
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria homered to deep center
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Crawford scored, C. Pena to third
Bot 6th: Oakland
- M. Ellis doubled to deep center, D. Barton scored
- R. Davis singled to center, M. Ellis scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar doubled to deep center, C. Pena scored
- S. Rodriguez homered to deep center, R. Brignac scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .240
J. Bartlett ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .249
C. Crawford lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .299
E. Longoria 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 2 .292
C. Pena 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .213
B. Zobrist rf 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 .259
W. Aybar dh 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .248
    R. Brignac pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
S. Rodriguez 2b 3 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 .263
K. Shoppach c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .204
 Totals 35 5 10 5 2 3 11 2 15  
 Batting
2B - C Pena (14, B Anderson); W Aybar (13, C Breslow).
HR - E Longoria (18, 2nd inning off B Anderson 0 on, 0 Out), S Rodriguez (8, 8th inning off C Breslow 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - B Zobrist.
RBI - E Longoria (82), B Zobrist (54), W Aybar (37), S Rodriguez 2 (37).
2-out RBI - W Aybar, S Rodriguez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 1, W Aybar 1, S Rodriguez 1, K Shoppach 2.
GIDP - J Bartlett.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Zobrist (23, 2nd base off B Anderson/K Suzuki), S Rodriguez (9, 2nd base off B Anderson/K Suzuki).
 
 Fielding
E - E Longoria (12, field).
DP - 1 (J Bartlett-S Rodriguez-C Pena).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .285
D. Barton 1b 3 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .279
K. Suzuki c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .246
K. Kouzmanoff 3b 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 2 .256
M. Ellis 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .263
R. Davis lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .267
J. Cust dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .270
S. Tolleson ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300
    C. Pennington ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
T. Buck rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167
 Totals 32 4 7 4 0 1 9 2 10  
 Batting
2B - M Ellis (14, D Price).
SF - K Kouzmanoff.
RBI - K Kouzmanoff (57), M Ellis 2 (33), R Davis (40).
2-out RBI - M Ellis, R Davis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, J Cust 1.
GIDP - K Suzuki.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (21, 3rd base off D Price/K Shoppach), D Barton (5, 2nd base off D Price/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (K Kouzmanoff-M Ellis-D Barton).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Price 6.0 6 4 4 1 5 0 1.26 2.97  
R. Choate (W, 3-3) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.35 4.76  
C. Qualls (H, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.62 6.75  
R. Soriano (S, 36) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.81 1.68  
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Anderson 7.0 8 2 2 2 8 1 1.13 2.86  
C. Breslow (L, 4-4; BS, 2) 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1.14 3.58  
B. Ziegler 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.36 3.40  
WP - B Anderson.
HPB - K Suzuki (by D Price).
Pitches-strikes - D Price 98-73; R Choate 14-11; C Qualls 19-13; R Soriano 7-4; B Anderson 103-66; C Breslow 23-13; B Ziegler 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Price 8-6; R Choate 0-1; C Qualls 1-0; R Soriano 0-2; B Anderson 7-8; C Breslow 0-2; B Ziegler 0-0.
Batters faced - D Price 25; R Choate 4; C Qualls 3; R Soriano 3; B Anderson 30; C Breslow 5; B Ziegler 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--John Hirschbeck. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Wally Bell.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 22, 2010 4:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
S. Rodriguez Sean Rodriguez
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Oakland
M. Ellis Mark Ellis
2-4
2 RBI