58-60
7 - 0
46-72

Game Story

Drew Smyly was well on the way to his first win since joining the Tampa Bay Rays in the trade that cost them David Price. Smyly allowed three hits and struck out the final batter he faced in his only shaky inning, Matt Joyce had a two-run single and the Rays beat the Texas Rangers 7-0 on Monday...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 7 10 1
Tex 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
Curt CasaliDFP
safe at first on pitcher
Colby LewisDFP
's throwing error,
Cole FigueroaDFP
scored,
Yunel EscobarDFP
to third
TB 1 - TEX 0
Matt JoyceDFP
singled to shallow right,
Curt CasaliDFP
and
Desmond JenningsDFP
scored,
Ben ZobristDFP
to third
TB 3 - TEX 0
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
Ben ZobristDFP
doubled to deep right,
Kevin KiermaierDFP
scored
TB 4 - TEX 0
Evan LongoriaDFP
singled to right center,
Ben ZobristDFP
scored,
Matt JoyceDFP
to third,
Evan LongoriaDFP
out at second
TB 5 - TEX 0
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
Desmond JenningsDFP
singled to shallow center,
Cole FigueroaDFP
scored,
Yunel EscobarDFP
to third
TB 6 - TEX 0
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
Cole FigueroaDFP
tripled to shallow right,
James LoneyDFP
scored
TB 7 - TEX 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .242
Ben ZobristDFP
LF-RF
4 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 3 .287
Matt JoyceDFP
DH
2 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 .280
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 .250
James LoneyDFP
1B
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .286
Cole FigueroaDFP
2B
4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .233
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257
Curt CasaliDFP
C
4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .147
Kevin KiermaierDFP
RF
2 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 .284
Brandon GuyerDFP
LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
Totals 36 7 10 6 0 5 4 1 20
Batting
2B - B Zobrist (27, C Lewis); C Figueroa (2, N Adcock)
3B - C Figueroa (1, S Baker); K Kiermaier (6, P Klein)
RBI - D Jennings (35), B Zobrist (34), M Joyce 2 (46), E Longoria (60), C Figueroa (6)
2-out RBI - D Jennings, B Zobrist, M Joyce 2, E Longoria, C Figueroa
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 2, E Longoria 1, J Loney 1, Y Escobar 1
GIDP - J Loney
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - K Kiermaier (5, 2nd base off C Lewis/R Chirinos)
Fielding
E - D Smyly (1, field)
DP - 1 (C Figueroa-Y Escobar-J Loney)

Texas

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Shin-soo ChooDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .245
Elvis AndrusDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .272
J.P. ArencibiaDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .181
Jim AdduciDFP
PH-DH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .217
Adrián BéltreDFP
3B
2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .321
Adam RosalesDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .326
Mike CarpDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .194
Leonys MartínDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .249
Robinson ChirinosDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .234
Rougned OdorDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .254
Daniel RobertsonDFP
LF
2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .287
Totals 29 0 3 0 0 6 10 0 15
Batting
2B - R Odor (8, D Smyly)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 1, J Adduci 2, R Odor 1
GIDP - L Martin
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - C Lewis (1, throw)
Outfield assists - S Choo
DP - 1 (R Odor-E Andrus-A Rosales)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Drew SmylyDFP
(W, 7-10)
7.2 3 0 0 3 9 0 1.33 3.73
Kirby YatesDFP
0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.14 2.28
Joel PeraltaDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 3.50
Grant BalfourDFP
1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1.61 5.24

Texas

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Colby LewisDFP
(L, 8-9)
5.0 5 5 2 4 2 0 1.66 5.42
Phil KleinDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.33 6.00
Nate AdcockDFP
2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.44 5.00
Scott BakerDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.24 5.95
Pitching
WP - D Smyly 2
HBP - M Joyce (by C Lewis); Y Escobar (by N Adcock)
Pitches-strikes - D Smyly 116-71; K Yates 5-1; J Peralta 4-2; G Balfour 22-10; C Lewis 101-61; P Klein 17-11; N Adcock 40-21; S Baker 17-13
Ground balls-fly balls - D Smyly 4-8; K Yates 0-0; J Peralta 1-0; G Balfour 0-2; C Lewis 6-4; P Klein 0-1; N Adcock 2-2; S Baker 3-0
Batters faced - D Smyly 28; K Yates 1; J Peralta 1; G Balfour 5; C Lewis 25; P Klein 4; N Adcock 9; S Baker 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:17.
Umpires: HP--Alan Porter. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Gabe Morales.
Weather: 92 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 28,501.