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Game Story

The starter throws seven shutout innings. Not a very flashy way to win, but it's working for the Tampa Bay Rays. Alex Cobb went seven innings on Saturday, extending Tampa Bay's run of solid starting pitching, and James Loney homered for a 1-0 victory over the slumping Cincinnati Reds. The Rays...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
Cin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
James Loney homered to deep right
TB 1 - CIN 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
David DeJesúsLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .172
Ben Zobrist2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .262
Matt JoyceRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .367
Jake McGeeP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Grant BalfourP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Evan Longoria3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .349
James Loney1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .184
Kevin KiermaierCF-RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000
Yunel EscobarSS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171
Ryan HaniganC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
Alex CobbP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Logan ForsythePH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
Desmond JenningsCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Totals 32 1 5 1 1 1 6 0 9
Batting
2B - Y Escobar (2, A Simon); L Forsythe (2, A Simon)
HR - J Loney (1, 2nd inning off A Simon 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Loney (5)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Joyce 1, J Loney 1, A Cobb 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
Outfield assists - K Kiermaier
DP - 1 (E Longoria-B Zobrist-J Loney)

Cincinnati

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Billy HamiltonCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .147
Joey Votto1B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .263
Brandon Phillips2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .295
Jay BruceRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .158
Todd Frazier3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
Ryan LudwickLF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Brayan PeñaC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286
Zack CozartSS 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .065
Alfredo SimónP 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Chris HeiseyPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
Manny ParraP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 27 0 4 0 0 1 6 0 5
Batting
2B - J Votto (3, A Cobb); Z Cozart (1, A Cobb)
S - A Simon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Hamilton 1, J Votto 1
GIDP - B Phillips
Team LOB - 3
Running
CS - B Phillips (2, 3rd base by A Cobb/R Hanigan)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alex Cobb(W, 1-1) 7.0 4 0 0 0 5 0 0.89 1.89
Jake McGee(HLD, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.46 0.00
Grant Balfour(SV, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.29 0.00

Cincinnati

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alfredo Simón(L, 1-1) 8.0 5 1 1 1 4 1 0.73 1.20
Manny Parra 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.60 0.00
Pitching
WP - A Cobb
HBP - Z Cozart (by A Cobb)
Pitches-strikes - J McGee 13-7; G Balfour 14-7; A Cobb 87-59; A Simon 102-65; M Parra 11-8
Ground balls-fly balls - J McGee 1-1; G Balfour 2-0; A Cobb 11-6; A Simon 10-12; M Parra 1-0
Batters faced - J McGee 3; G Balfour 3; A Cobb 24; A Simon 30; M Parra 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:31.
Umpires: HP--Clint Fagan. 1B--Dan Bellino. 2B--D.J. Reyburn. 3B--A.J. Johnson.
Weather: 72 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 35,356.