26-42
6 - 1
31-38

Game Story

Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon peered at the box score through his thick, black-framed eyeglasses after Friday night's game against the Houston Astros and kept repeating one word. ''I didn't realize we had that many.'' Alex Cobb had 11 of the Rays' season high-tying 16 strikeouts, helping Tampa Bay...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 6 11 0
Hou 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 1

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
Matt Joyce doubled, James Loney and Ben Zobrist scored
TB 2 - HOU 0
Bottom 4th: Houston
Jon Singleton homered to left
TB 2 - HOU 1
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
Ben Zobrist tripled to shallow center, Desmond Jennings and James Loney scored
TB 4 - HOU 1
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
Evan Longoria singled to shallow left, Ryan Hanigan and Desmond Jennings scored, Kevin Kiermaier to third
TB 6 - HOU 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsCF 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .243
Kevin KiermaierRF 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .352
Evan Longoria3B 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 1 .261
James Loney1B 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .282
Ben Zobrist2B 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .256
David DeJesúsDH 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .260
Jerry SandsPH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111
Matt JoyceLF 2 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 .265
Yunel EscobarSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
Ryan HaniganC 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .217
Totals 36 6 11 6 0 4 8 0 15
Batting
2B - D Jennings (15, C McHugh); B Zobrist (11, C McHugh); M Joyce (12, C McHugh)
3B - K Kiermaier (2, C McHugh); B Zobrist (1, C McHugh)
RBI - E Longoria 2 (29), B Zobrist 2 (15), M Joyce 2 (26)
2-out RBI - B Zobrist 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Loney 1, D DeJesus 1, R Hanigan 3
GIDP - J Loney, J Sands
Team LOB - 7

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dexter FowlerCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .282
George SpringerRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .254
Jon Singleton1B 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 .250
Jason CastroC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .225
Matt Domínguez3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .242
Chris CarterDH 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .200
Robbie GrossmanLF 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .184
Marwin González2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .259
Jonathan VillarSS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .197
Totals 31 1 4 1 1 4 16 0 12
Batting
2B - J Castro (10, K Yates)
HR - J Singleton (4, 4th inning off A Cobb 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Singleton (10)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Gonzalez 2, J Villar 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - J Villar (9, field)
DP - 3 (J Zeid-J Singleton, J Villar-M Gonzalez-J Singleton, K Farnsworth-J Villar-J Singleton)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Alex Cobb(W, 2-4) 6.1 3 1 1 2 11 1 1.16 3.99
Brad Boxberger(HLD, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.12 2.42
Joel Peralta(HLD, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.21 3.94
Kirby Yates 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.00 0.00
Jake McGee 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.78 1.52

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Collin McHugh(L, 4-4) 5.0 5 4 3 3 6 0 1.08 3.03
Josh Zeid 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.44 3.00
Darin Downs 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.89 1.15
Kyle Farnsworth 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0 2.00 7.00
Pitching
WP - K Yates
Pitches-strikes - A Cobb 97-60; B Boxberger 15-7; J Peralta 16-11; K Yates 23-13; J McGee 5-4; C McHugh 100-61; J Zeid 18-9; D Downs 13-9; K Farnsworth 20-13
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cobb 6-3; B Boxberger 0-0; J Peralta 0-0; K Yates 0-2; J McGee 1-0; C McHugh 4-5; J Zeid 1-2; D Downs 2-0; K Farnsworth 3-0
Batters faced - A Cobb 24; B Boxberger 3; J Peralta 3; K Yates 4; J McGee 1; C McHugh 24; J Zeid 7; D Downs 3; K Farnsworth 6
Game Details
Game Time: 3:30.
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Marcus Pattillo. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 26,829.