46-43
3 - 4
42-51

Game Story

The Tampa Bay Rays got the key hits and outs when they needed. ''We have to win these games like this,'' Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon said. We're starting to get that feeling back again now.'' The Rays opened the sixth with three consecutive hits, including a two-run single by Longoria off Jason...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
KC 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 13 0
TB 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 X 4 8 0

Scoring Summary

Top 5th: Kansas City
Salvador Pérez grounded out to shortstop, Lorenzo Cain scored, Eric Hosmer to second
KC 1 - TB 0
Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
Evan Longoria singled to shallow right center, Ben Zobrist and Brandon Guyer scored
KC 1 - TB 2
Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
James Loney doubled to right, Brandon Guyer scored, Evan Longoria to third
KC 1 - TB 3
Logan Forsythe hit sacrifice fly to right, Evan Longoria scored, James Loney to third
KC 1 - TB 4
Top 9th: Kansas City
Salvador Pérez singled to center, Lorenzo Cain and Eric Hosmer scored
KC 3 - TB 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Lorenzo CainCF-RF 4 2 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 .322
Eric Hosmer1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 .259
Salvador PérezC 5 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 4 .282
Christian ColónPR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Alex GordonLF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .268
Omar Infante2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .265
Mike Moustakas3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .193
Billy ButlerDH 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .269
Raúl IbañezRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
Danny ValenciaPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .293
Jarrod DysonCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298
Alcides EscobarSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .287
Totals 39 3 13 3 0 2 6 1 19
Batting
2B - E Hosmer (24, J McGee)
3B - L Cain (3, G Balfour)
RBI - S Perez 3 (32)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Perez 1, A Gordon 2, O Infante 2, D Valencia 1
GIDP - M Moustakas
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - L Cain (11, 2nd base off J Hellickson/R Hanigan)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsCF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .246
Ben ZobristSS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268
Brandon GuyerLF 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
Evan Longoria3B 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .263
James Loney1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .280
Logan Forsythe2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .239
Seán RodríguezDH 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .243
Ryan HaniganC 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .212
Kevin KiermaierRF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .278
Totals 32 4 8 4 0 3 4 0 13
Batting
2B - B Guyer (9, J Vargas); J Loney (20, F Bueno); S Rodriguez (8, J Vargas)
SF - L Forsythe
RBI - E Longoria 2 (42), J Loney (44), L Forsythe (14)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Hanigan 2, K Kiermaier 1
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
DP - 1 (E Longoria-L Forsythe-J Loney)

Pitching

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jason Vargas(L, 8-4) 5.2 6 2 2 2 3 0 1.23 3.31
Aaron Crow 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.01 2.45
Francisley Bueno 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 1.24 1.98

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy Hellickson 4.1 6 1 1 1 2 0 1.62 2.08
Brad Boxberger(W, 2-1) 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.86 2.57
Grant Balfour(HLD, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.44 4.93
Joel Peralta(HLD, 12) 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.19 3.82
Jake McGee(SV, 6) 1.1 3 2 2 0 2 0 0.85 1.58
Pitching
WP - J Hellickson
Pitches-strikes - J Vargas 109-62; A Crow 12-9; F Bueno 23-11; J Hellickson 84-54; B Boxberger 20-14; G Balfour 21-13; J Peralta 14-9; J McGee 26-18
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vargas 6-10; A Crow 1-2; F Bueno 3-1; J Hellickson 5-9; B Boxberger 2-1; G Balfour 1-2; J Peralta 1-2; J McGee 4-1
Batters faced - J Vargas 25; A Crow 4; F Bueno 7; J Hellickson 20; B Boxberger 5; G Balfour 5; J Peralta 4; J McGee 7
Game Details
Game Time: 3:31.
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Scott Barry.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 12,818.