72-52
7 - 4
67-58

Game Story

BALTIMORE (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays are doing a good job of creating some separation between themselves and the Baltimore Orioles, while at the same time keeping within striking distance of the first-place Boston Red Sox in the AL East.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 15 1
Bal 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 4 5 1

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
Yunel EscobarDFP
singled to shallow center,
Matt JoyceDFP
scored
TB 1 - BAL 0
Bottom 2nd: Baltimore
Ryan FlahertyDFP
singled to shallow right,
Matt WietersDFP
scored,
J.J. HardyDFP
to third
TB 1 - BAL 1
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
Ben ZobristDFP
doubled to shallow right,
Desmond JenningsDFP
scored
TB 2 - BAL 1
Matt JoyceDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep right center,
Ben ZobristDFP
scored,
Evan LongoriaDFP
to second
TB 3 - BAL 1
Bottom 7th: Baltimore
Brian RobertsDFP
unknown into double play third to second,
Matt WietersDFP
scored,
J.J. HardyDFP
out at third,
Ryan FlahertyDFP
out at second
TB 3 - BAL 2
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
Matt JoyceDFP
doubled to right,
Kelly JohnsonDFP
and
Desmond JenningsDFP
scored,
Evan LongoriaDFP
to third
TB 5 - BAL 2
Wil MyersDFP
singled to shallow right,
Evan LongoriaDFP
and
Matt JoyceDFP
scored
TB 7 - BAL 2
Bottom 9th: Baltimore
Matt WietersDFP
homered to deep left,
Nick MarkakisDFP
scored
TB 7 - BAL 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .258
Ben ZobristDFP
2B
5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .271
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .273
Matt JoyceDFP
LF
2 2 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 .251
Wil MyersDFP
RF
5 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .312
James LoneyDFP
1B
5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .311
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
5 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .268
José MolinaDFP
C
5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 .241
Kelly JohnsonDFP
DH
3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .254
Totals 38 7 15 7 0 5 4 0 18
Batting
2B - B Zobrist (28, M Gonzalez); M Joyce (18, T McFarland)
SF - M Joyce
RBI - B Zobrist (59), M Joyce 3 (41), W Myers 2 (39), Y Escobar (51)
2-out RBI - Y Escobar
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jennings 1, B Zobrist 1, W Myers 1
GIDP - J Loney, J Molina 2
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
E - E Longoria (8, field)
DP - 3 (J Loney, E Longoria-B Zobrist, Y Escobar-B Zobrist-J Loney)

Baltimore

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Nate McLouthDFP
LF
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .268
Manny MachadoDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Chris DavisDFP
1B
2 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .306
Adam JonesDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .300
Nick MarkakisDFP
RF
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .277
Matt WietersDFP
C
3 3 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 .236
J.J. HardyDFP
SS
2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .259
Ryan FlahertyDFP
2B
3 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .220
Brian RobertsDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .257
Totals 30 4 5 3 1 6 7 0 13
Batting
HR - M Wieters (19, 9th inning off W Wright 1 on, 0 Out)
RBI - M Wieters 2 (61), R Flaherty (19)
2-out RBI - R Flaherty
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Roberts 1
GIDP - A Jones, B Roberts
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - M Gonzalez (1, throw)
DP - 3 (R Flaherty-J Hardy-C Davis, M Machado-R Flaherty-C Davis, M Machado-C Davis)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alex CobbDFP
(W, 8-2)
6.0 3 2 1 4 5 0 1.15 2.85
Álex TorresDFP
(HLD, 4)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.78 1.32
Jamey WrightDFP
(HLD, 4)
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 3.04
Wesley WrightDFP
0.0 1 2 2 2 0 1 1.52 4.15
Fernando RodneyDFP
(SV, 29)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.47 3.83

Baltimore

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Miguel GonzálezDFP
(L, 8-6)
5.2 8 3 2 4 4 0 1.28 3.81
T.J. McFarlandDFP
2.2 4 4 4 1 0 0 1.47 4.68
Jim JohnsonDFP
0.2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1.37 3.58
Pitching
IBB - E Longoria (by T McFarland)
HBP - C Davis (by A Cobb)
Pitches-strikes - A Cobb 92-55; A Torres 11-7; J Wright 8-5; W Wright 18-8; F Rodney 13-11; M Gonzalez 112-76; T McFarland 35-22; J Johnson 19-12
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cobb 10-4; A Torres 1-0; J Wright 1-1; W Wright 0-0; F Rodney 0-2; M Gonzalez 12-3; T McFarland 9-1; J Johnson 3-0
Batters faced - A Cobb 26; A Torres 2; J Wright 3; W Wright 3; F Rodney 3; M Gonzalez 28; T McFarland 12; J Johnson 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:33.
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 84 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 26,158.