Tampa Bay 6, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(96-66)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 6 11 0
Texas 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 6 0
WP: J. Benoit (1-0)
LP: D. Oliver (0-1)
(90-72)
  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Jaso flied out to left
- B. Zobrist grounded out to first
- C. Crawford singled to shallow center
- E. Longoria struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0

  Bottom 1st: Texas
- E. Andrus struck out looking
- M. Young grounded out to first
- J. Hamilton flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce grounded out to first
- D. Johnson struck out looking
- C. Pena walked
- B.J. Upton grounded into fielder's choice, C. Pena out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0

  Bottom 2nd: Texas
- V. Guerrero grounded out to second
- N. Cruz grounded out to third
- I. Kinsler walked
- D. Murphy singled to shallow right center, I. Kinsler to third
- B. Molina grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- J. Bartlett flied out to right
- J. Jaso struck out looking
- B. Zobrist struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0

  Bottom 3rd: Texas
- M. Moreland doubled to left
- M. Moreland to third on passed ball
- E. Andrus grounded out to shortstop, M. Moreland scored
- M. Young grounded out to second
- J. Hamilton struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 1

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford fouled out to third
- E. Longoria grounded out to shortstop
- M. Joyce singled to shallow right
- D. Johnson walked, M. Joyce to second
- C. Pena flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 1

  Bottom 4th: Texas
- V. Guerrero singled
- N. Cruz grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, V. Guerrero out at second
- I. Kinsler flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 1

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton grounded out to first
- J. Bartlett flied out to center
- J. Jaso walked
- B. Zobrist walked, J. Jaso to second
- C. Crawford struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 1

  Bottom 5th: Texas
- D. Murphy grounded out to second
- B. Molina grounded out to second
- M. Moreland grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Texas 1

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria walked
- D. Holland relieved C. Lewis
- M. Joyce grounded into fielder's choice, E. Longoria out at second
- D. Johnson singled to right, M. Joyce to second, M. Joyce out at third
- C. Pena walked, D. Johnson to second
- A. Ogando relieved D. Holland
- B.J. Upton doubled to shallow left, D. Johnson scored, C. Pena to third
- J. Bartlett flied out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Texas 1

  Bottom 6th: Texas
- E. Andrus singled to pitcher
- M. Young struck out swinging
- J. Hamilton struck out swinging, E. Andrus stole second
- V. Guerrero walked
- N. Cruz lined out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Texas 1

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- D. Oliver relieved A. Ogando
- J. Jaso struck out swinging
- B. Zobrist doubled to deep center
- C. Crawford struck out looking
- E. Longoria grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Texas 1

  Bottom 7th: Texas
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left
- R. Choate relieved M. Garza
- D. Murphy lined out to right
- J. Benoit relieved R. Choate
- B. Molina lined out to left center
- M. Moreland flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Texas 2

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Borbon in left field
- S. Rodriguez hit for M. Joyce
- S. Rodriguez struck out looking
- D. Johnson doubled to deep right
- D. Jennings ran for D. Johnson
- C. Pena singled to shallow right, D. Jennings scored
- D. O'Day relieved D. Oliver
- B.J. Upton struck out swinging
- N. Feliz relieved D. O'Day
- J. Bartlett walked, C. Pena to second
- J. Jaso singled to shallow center, C. Pena scored, J. Bartlett to third, J. Jaso to second advancing on throw
- B. Zobrist popped out to shallow right

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Texas 2

  Bottom 8th: Texas
- B. Zobrist in right field
- B. Zobrist in right field
- S. Rodriguez at second
- D. Jennings at designated hitter
- E. Andrus grounded out to first
- M. Young struck out looking
- J. Hamilton flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 3, Texas 2

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford homered to deep right center
- D. Nippert relieved N. Feliz
- E. Longoria flied out to right
- S. Rodriguez singled to shallow left
- W. Aybar hit for D. Jennings
- W. Aybar lined out to center
- C. Pena homered to deep center, S. Rodriguez scored
- B.J. Upton popped out to right

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 6, Texas 2

  Bottom 9th: Texas
- W. Aybar at designated hitter
- R. Soriano relieved J. Benoit
- V. Guerrero struck out swinging
- N. Cruz homered to deep center
- I. Kinsler lined out to center
- J. Borbon flied out to right center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 6, Texas 3
 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena Carlos Pena
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Texas
I. Kinsler Ian Kinsler
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sat Oct 9, 2010
Tampa Bay 6
Texas 3
Final

Minnesota 1
NY Yankees 6
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