Tampa Bay 4, Kansas City 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 6 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
WP: C. Qualls (2-0)
LP: K. Davies (8-12)
(67-94)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce tripled to deep right, B.J. Upton and C. Crawford scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford homered to deep right
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Bartlett scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jaso c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
    D. Navarro c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .197
B.J. Upton cf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .239
C. Crawford lf 4 2 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 .308
D. Johnson 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .196
    R. Brignac 2b 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .259
M. Joyce rf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .237
C. Pena 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .195
B. Hawpe dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .171
S. Rodriguez 2b-3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .251
J. Bartlett ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .254
 Totals 31 4 6 4 1 4 8 1 8  
 Batting
2B - C Pena (17, K Davies); J Bartlett (27, K Davies).
3B - M Joyce (3, K Davies).
HR - C Crawford (19, 3rd inning off K Davies 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - B Upton.
RBI - B Upton (62), C Crawford (90), M Joyce 2 (40).
2-out RBI - C Crawford, M Joyce 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, J Bartlett 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Crawford (47, 2nd base off K Davies/B Pena).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (S Rodriguez-J Bartlett-C Pena, J Bartlett-R Brignac-C Pena).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .270
M. Aviles 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .305
B. Butler dh 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320
K. Ka'aihue 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 .220
J. Fields 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .306
M. Maier lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .260
Y. Betancourt ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .260
B. Pena c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .261
J. Dyson cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .226
 Totals 32 0 8 0 0 2 7 0 15  
 Batting
2B - M Aviles (16, A Sonnanstine); B Butler (45, J Benoit).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Fields 2.
GIDP - J Fields, B Pena.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (K Ka'aihue).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine 2.1 5 0 0 0 1 0 1.36 4.44  
C. Qualls (W, 2-0) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 5.85  
J. Hellickson 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.10 3.47  
D. Price 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.19 2.72  
J. McGee 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.00 1.80  
G. Balfour 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.08 2.28  
J. Benoit 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.67 1.37  
R. Choate 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.31 4.26  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Davies (L, 8-12) 5.2 6 4 4 3 4 1 1.56 5.34  
J. Chavez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 5.88  
D. Hughes 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.50 3.95  
G. Holland 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.69 6.87  
HBP - B Butler (by A Sonnanstine).
Pitches-strikes - A Sonnanstine 39-25; C Qualls 2-1; J Hellickson 16-10; D Price 13-11; J McGee 12-10; G Balfour 17-13; J Benoit 20-14; R Choate 17-10; K Davies 99-57; J Chavez 9-5; D Hughes 26-15; G Holland 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sonnanstine 3-3; C Qualls 1-0; J Hellickson 1-1; D Price 0-1; J McGee 1-1; G Balfour 0-2; J Benoit 1-1; R Choate 1-0; K Davies 8-10; J Chavez 0-2; D Hughes 0-1; G Holland 0-0.
Batters faced - A Sonnanstine 13; C Qualls 1; J Hellickson 4; D Price 3; J McGee 3; G Balfour 4; J Benoit 4; R Choate 3; K Davies 26; J Chavez 3; D Hughes 5; G Holland 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Laz Diaz. 1B--Wally Bell. 2B--John Hirschbeck. 3B--James Hoye.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 3, 2010 3:56 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Crawford Carl Crawford
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Kansas City
B. Butler Billy Butler
2-3