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    Final123456789RHE
    Tampa Bay001000000141
    Texas «00202020X6100
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:N.Tepesch(1-0) L:R.Hernandez(0-2)
    HR: TAM- None TEX- None



    ***   Tampa Bay Top 9th   ***

    - Shelley Duncan flied out to right to end the game.
    - James Loney grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Shelley Duncan due up.
    - Evan Longoria popped out to second. None on with one out and James Loney due up.
    - Jason Frasor starts the inning for the Rangers.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 6


    ***   Texas Bottom 8th   ***

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    - Elvis Andrus grounded out pitcher to first to end the inning.
    - Ian Kinsler struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Leonys Martin flied out to center. Runner on first with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Mitch Moreland singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Leonys Martin due up.
    - Sean Rodriguez remains in the game playing right field, batting second.
    - Brandon Gomes starts the inning for the Rays.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 6


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 8th   ***

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    - Ben Zobrist grounded out to pitcher to end the inning.
    - Pinch-Hitter Sean Rodriguez fouled out to first. Runners on second and third with two outs and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Sean Rodriguez is pinch-hitting for the Rays.
    - Robbie Ross enters the game for the Rangers with one out and runners on second and third.
    - Desmond Jennings doubled to left. On the play, Kelly Johnson advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Matt Joyce due up.
    - Kelly Johnson singled to pitcher. Runner on first with one out and Desmond Jennings due up.
    - Jose Molina flied out to right. None on with one out and Kelly Johnson due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 6


    ***   Texas Bottom 7th   ***

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    - A.J. Pierzynski grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Nelson Cruz singled to pitcher. On the play, David Murphy advances to second and Adrian Beltre advances to third. Bases loaded with two outs and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - David Murphy reached first on James Loney`s error scored, scoring Craig Gentry with two outs. On the play, Adrian Beltre advances to second. Runners on first and second and Nelson Cruz due up.
    - Jake McGee enters the game for the Rays with two outs and runners on first and second.
    - Adrian Beltre intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and David Murphy due up.
    - Lance Berkman doubled to center. Runner on second with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus grounded out third to first scoring Leonys Martin with two out. None on and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Ian Kinsler singled to left, out at second trying to advance. On the play, Leonys Martin advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Leonys Martin singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Ian Kinsler due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 4


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 7th   ***

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    - Yunel Escobar grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Shelley Duncan struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - James Loney grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Shelley Duncan due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 4


    ***   Texas Bottom 6th   ***

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    -
    - Mitch Moreland flied out to center to end the inning.
    - A.J. Pierzynski grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Nelson Cruz struck out swinging. None on with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 4


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 6th   ***

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    - Evan Longoria grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Ben Zobrist grounded out first to pitcher. None on with two outs and Evan Longoria due up.
    - Matt Joyce grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Ben Zobrist due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 4


    ***   Texas Bottom 5th   ***

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    - David Murphy popped out to first to end the inning.
    - Adrian Beltre ground out second to first scored Elvis Andrus with two outs. On the play, Lance Berkman advances to second. Runner on second and David Murphy due up.
    - Lance Berkman singled to right. On the play, Elvis Andrus advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus stole second. Runner on second with one out and Lance Berkman at the plate.
    - Elvis Andrus single to center scored Leonys Martin with one out. Runner on first and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Ian Kinsler grounded out third to first. On the play, Leonys Martin advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Leonys Martin singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Ian Kinsler due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 2


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 5th   ***

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    - Desmond Jennings grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Kelly Johnson struck out looking. None on with two outs and Desmond Jennings due up.
    - Jose Molina grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Kelly Johnson due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 2


    ***   Texas Bottom 4th   ***

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    - Mitch Moreland grounded out to first to end the inning.
    - A.J. Pierzynski struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Mitch Moreland due up.
    - Nelson Cruz was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with one out and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - David Murphy grounded out to first. None on with one out and Nelson Cruz due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 2


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 4th   ***

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    - Yunel Escobar grounded into a double play, short to second to first to end the inning. On the play, James Loney out at second.
    - Shelley Duncan struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - James Loney singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Shelley Duncan due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 2


    ***   Texas Bottom 3rd   ***

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    -
    - Adrian Beltre grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Lance Berkman advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with two outs and Adrian Beltre at the plate.
    - Lance Berkman single to center scored Leonys Martin and Ian Kinsler with two outs. Runner on first and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus struck out swinging. Runners on first and second and with two outs and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Ian Kinsler singled to left. On the play, Leonys Martin advances to second. Runners on first and second with one out and Elvis Andrus due up.
    - Leonys Martin walked. Runner on first with one out and Ian Kinsler due up.
    - Mitch Moreland grounded out to first. None on with one out and Leonys Martin due up.

    Tampa Bay 1, Texas 0


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 3rd   ***

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    - Evan Longoria grounded out third to first to end the inning.
    - Ben Zobrist ground out first to pitcher scored Desmond Jennings with two outs. None on and Evan Longoria due up.
    - Matt Joyce grounded out second to first. On the play, Desmond Jennings advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Desmond Jennings doubled to center. Runner on second with none out and Matt Joyce due up.

    Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0


    ***   Texas Bottom 2nd   ***

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    - A.J. Pierzynski lined out to first to end the inning.
    - Nelson Cruz struck out swinging. None on with two outs and A.J. Pierzynski due up.
    - David Murphy grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Nelson Cruz due up.

    Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 2nd   ***

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    - Kelly Johnson struck out swinging to end the inning.
    - Jose Molina walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Kelly Johnson due up.
    - Yunel Escobar walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Jose Molina due up.
    - Shelley Duncan grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two outs and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - James Loney grounded out short to first. On the play, Evan Longoria advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Shelley Duncan due up.
    - Evan Longoria walked. Runner on first with none out and James Loney due up.

    Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0


    ***   Texas Bottom 1st   ***

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    - Adrian Beltre grounded out short to first to end the inning.
    - Lance Berkman flied out to center. On the play, Ian Kinsler advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Adrian Beltre due up.
    - Elvis Andrus sacrifice bunt to pitcher. On the play, Ian Kinsler advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Lance Berkman due up.
    - Ian Kinsler was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with none out and Elvis Andrus due up.

    Tampa Bay 0, Texas 0


    ***   Tampa Bay Top 1st   ***

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    - Ben Zobrist grounded out second to first to end the inning.
    - Matt Joyce struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Desmond Jennings lined out to second. None on with one out and Matt Joyce due up.
    - UMPIRES: Home,Scott Barry; First, Tim Welke; Second, Mike Everitt; Third, Marty Foster;


    Final123456789RHE
    Tampa Bay001000000141
    Texas «00202020X6100
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:N.Tepesch(1-0) L:R.Hernandez(0-2)
    HR: TAM- None TEX- None


    Tampa BayABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Desmond Jennings CF412020000.250
    Matt Joyce RF300000001.174
      Sean Rodriguez PH-RF100000000.143
    Ben Zobrist 2B400100000.345
    Evan Longoria 3B300000010.370
    James Loney 1B401000000.217
    Shelley Duncan DH400000002.222
    Yunel Escobar SS200000010.111
    Jose Molina C200000010.231
    Kelly Johnson LF301000002.158
    Totals3014120035 
     
    TexasABRHRBI2B3BHRWKAVG
    Ian Kinsler 2B412000001.323
    Elvis Andrus SS411200001.250
    Lance Berkman DH403210000.480
      Craig Gentry PR-DH010000000.300
    Adrian Beltre 3B300100010.188
    David Murphy LF400000000.133
    Nelson Cruz RF301000002.387
    A.J. Pierzynski C400000001.346
    Mitch Moreland 1B401000000.214
    Leonys Martin CF332000010.188
    Totals33610510025 


    E_J.Loney. LOB_Tampa Bay 5, Texas 8. 2B_D.Jennings 2, L.Berkman. S_E.Andrus. SB_E.Andrus (2). GIDP_Y.Escobar. DP_Texas 1 (E.Andrus, I.Kinsler and M.Moreland).

    Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Roberto Hernandez (L 0-2)6.2865240113-766.08
    Jake McGee0.11000009-622.50
    Brandon Gomes1.010001019-142.25
     
    TexasIPHRERBBSOHRPC-STERA
    Nick Tepesch (W 1-0)7.1411350104-621.23
    Robbie Ross Jr.0.20000006-40.00
    Jason Frasor1.000000012-106.75


    IBB_off R.Hernandez (A.Beltre).
    HBP_by R.Hernandez 2 (I.Kinsler,N.Cruz).
    WP_R.Hernandez.
    T_2:44. A_31398.
    Umpires_Home,Scott Barry; First, Tim Welke; Second, Mike Everitt; Third, Marty Foster.
    LEGEND
     
    2B = Double 3B = Triple
    AB = At Bat APP = Plate Appearance
    AVG = Batting Average BB = Base on Balls
    BF = Batters Faced BK = Balk
    CS = Caught Stealing DOU = Double
    ER = Error ERA = Earned Run Average
    H = Hits HBP = Hit by Pitch
    HR = Home Run IBB = Intentional Base on Balls
    IP = Innings Pitch K = Strike Out
    KL = Strike Out Looking L = Loss
    OBP = On Base Percentage R = Runs
    RBI = Runs Batted In S = Save
    SB = Stolen Base SF = Sacrifice Fly
    SH = Sacrifice Hit SLG = Slugging Percentage
    TRI = Triple W = Win
    WHIP = Walks + Hits / Innings Pitch WP = Wild Pitch
     

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