Tampa Bay 9, Texas 0
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(91-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 9 11 0
Texas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
WP: M. Moore (1-0)
LP: C.J. Wilson (0-1)
(96-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- S. Rodriguez grounded out to third
- B.J. Upton struck out looking
- E. Longoria flied out to left

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

  Bottom 1st: Texas
- I. Kinsler popped out to second
- E. Andrus struck out swinging
- J. Hamilton singled to shallow left center
- M. Young flied out to center

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

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist hit by pitch
- J. Damon homered to deep right, B. Zobrist scored
- K. Shoppach singled to left
- C. Kotchman grounded out to second, K. Shoppach to second
- D. Jennings flied out to deep left
- M. Joyce singled to right, K. Shoppach scored
- S. Rodriguez flied out to right

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

  Bottom 2nd: Texas
- A. Beltre fouled out to third
- M. Napoli grounded out to shortstop
- N. Cruz struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton struck out swinging
- E. Longoria singled to center
- B. Zobrist reached on bunt single, E. Longoria to second
- J. Damon struck out swinging
- K. Shoppach homered to deep center, E. Longoria and B. Zobrist scored
- C. Kotchman popped out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Texas
- Y. Torrealba grounded out to pitcher
- C. Gentry struck out looking
- I. Kinsler walked
- E. Andrus lined out to first

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

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- D. Jennings walked
- M. Joyce struck out swinging
- S. Rodriguez flied out to center
- B.J. Upton grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jennings out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Texas
- J. Hamilton doubled to deep right
- M. Young flied out to center
- A. Beltre grounded into fielder's choice, J. Hamilton out at third
- A. Beltre to second on wild pitch
- M. Napoli struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 6, Texas 0

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria struck out looking
- B. Zobrist struck out looking
- J. Damon safe at first on third baseman A. Beltre's throwing error
- K. Shoppach homered to deep left, J. Damon scored
- C. Kotchman grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Bottom 5th: Texas
- N. Cruz struck out swinging
- Y. Torrealba fouled out to first
- C. Gentry hit by pitch
- I. Kinsler grounded into fielder's choice, C. Gentry out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- S. Feldman relieved C.J. Wilson
- D. Jennings grounded out to third
- M. Joyce struck out swinging
- S. Rodriguez flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Bottom 6th: Texas
- E. Andrus walked
- J. Hamilton grounded bunt out to pitcher, E. Andrus to second
- M. Young grounded out to third, E. Andrus to third
- A. Beltre fouled out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton doubled to deep center
- E. Longoria struck out swinging
- B. Zobrist struck out swinging
- J. Damon flied out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Bottom 7th: Texas
- M. Napoli struck out swinging
- N. Cruz grounded out to shortstop
- Y. Torrealba grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- K. Shoppach struck out swinging
- C. Kotchman flied out to deep center
- D. Jennings singled to left
- M. Joyce flied out to deep right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Bottom 8th: Texas
- B. Gomes relieved M. Moore
- D. Murphy hit for C. Gentry
- D. Murphy struck out swinging
- I. Kinsler struck out swinging
- E. Andrus grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 8, Texas 0

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- D. Murphy in left field
- M. Harrison relieved S. Feldman
- S. Rodriguez flied out to deep center
- B.J. Upton walked
- E. Longoria singled to left, B.J. Upton to second
- B.J. Upton to third, E. Longoria to second on wild pitch
- B. Zobrist grounded out to third
- M. Gonzalez relieved M. Harrison
- J. Damon singled to shortstop, B.J. Upton scored, E. Longoria to third
- K. Shoppach struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 9, Texas 0

  Bottom 9th: Texas
- B. Zobrist at second
- S. Rodriguez at second
- R. Brignac at shortstop
- W. Davis relieved B. Gomes
- J. Hamilton flied out to left
- M. Young flied out to deep center
- A. Beltre fouled out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 9, Texas 0
 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
K. Shoppach Kelly Shoppach
3-5, 2 HR
5 RBI
 Texas
J. Hamilton Josh Hamilton
2-4
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Sep 30, 2011
Tampa Bay 9
Texas 0
Final

Detroit 1
NY Yankees 1
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