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      ???It will be mostly clear for the rest of your Saturday night with temps falling back into the low 50s,??? said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips.
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    Houston «01000030X470
    Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
    W:B.Norris(6-7) L:R.Hernandez(4-10) S:J.Veras (17)
    HR: TAM- None HOU- C.Carter 2 (17)



    Tampa Bay Top 1st
    - UMPIRES: Home,Bob Davidson; First, Jim Reynolds; Second, John Hirschbeck; Third, James Hoye;
    - Desmond Jennings singled to left, deflected by the shortstop. Runner on first with none out and Matt Joyce due up.
    - Desmond Jennings stole second. Runner on second with none out and Matt Joyce at the plate.
    - Matt Joyce infield single to first. On the play, Desmond Jennings advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Ben Zobrist sacrifice fly out to center scored Desmond Jennings with one out. Runner on first and Evan Longoria due up.
    - Evan Longoria flied out to right. Runner on first with two outs and James Loney due up.
    - James Loney grounded into a fielder`s choice to short. On the play, Matt Joyce out at second to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 1st
    - Jose Altuve flied out to left. None on with one out and Brett Wallace due up.
    - Brett Wallace lined out to left. None on with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro lined out to short to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 2nd
    - Wil Myers flied out to right. None on with one out and Kelly Johnson due up.
    - Kelly Johnson walked. Runner on first with one out and Jose Molina due up.
    - Kelly Johnson stole second. Runner on second with one out and Jose Molina at the plate.
    - Jose Molina flied out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - Yunel Escobar struck out looking to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 2nd
    - Chris Carter lead-off Home Run (16) to left. Carlos Pena due up.
    - Carlos Pena flied out to center. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes grounded out third to first to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 3rd
    - Desmond Jennings flied out to center. None on with one out and Matt Joyce due up.
    - Matt Joyce flied out to right. None on with two outs and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Ben Zobrist popped out to short to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 3rd
    - Matt Dominguez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Ronny Cedeno due up.
    - Ronny Cedeno fouled out to first. None on with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve singled to short, deflected by pitcher. Runner on first with two outs and Brett Wallace due up.
    - Jose Altuve caught stealing second to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 4th
    - Evan Longoria struck out swinging. None on with one out and James Loney due up.
    - James Loney singled to right. Runner on first with one out and Wil Myers due up.
    - Wil Myers flied out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Kelly Johnson due up.
    - Kelly Johnson grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 4th
    - Brett Wallace grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro flied out to center. None on with two outs and Chris Carter due up.
    - Chris Carter lined out to third to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 5th
    - Jose Molina singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - Yunel Escobar struck out swinging. On the play, Jose Molina caught stealing second. None on with two outs and Desmond Jennings due up.
    - Desmond Jennings walked. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Joyce due up.
    - Matt Joyce walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Ben Zobrist popped out to second to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 5th
    - Carlos Pena grounded out second to first. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez flied out to left. None on with two outs and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes popped out to second to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 6th
    - Evan Longoria struck out swinging. None on with one out and James Loney due up.
    - James Loney doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Wil Myers due up.
    - Wil Myers flied out to center. Runner on second with two outs and Kelly Johnson due up.
    - Kelly Johnson struck out looking to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 6th
    - Matt Dominguez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Ronny Cedeno due up.
    - Ronny Cedeno grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve grounded out short to first to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 7th
    - Jose Molina grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Yunel Escobar due up.
    - Yunel Escobar singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Desmond Jennings due up.
    - Desmond Jennings grounded out third to second to first to end the inning. On the play, Yunel Escobar out at second.

    Houston Bottom 7th
    - Brett Wallace doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jake Elmore is pinch-running for Brett Wallace.
    - Jason Castro singled to right. On the play, Jake Elmore advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Chris Carter due up.
    - Jake McGee enters the game for the Rays with runners on first and third and none out.
    - Chris Carter none-out, three-run Home Run 2 (17) to left scored Jake Elmore and Jason Castro. Carlos Pena due up.
    - Carlos Pena grounded out third to first. None on with one out and J.D. Martinez due up.
    - J.D. Martinez doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Brandon Barnes due up.
    - Brandon Barnes struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Matt Dominguez due up.
    - Matt Dominguez struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 8th
    - Jake Elmore remains in the game playing left.
    - Defensive switch from left to first for Chris Carter.
    - Jose Cisnero starts the inning for the Astros.
    - Matt Joyce singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Ben Zobrist due up.
    - Ben Zobrist grounded into a double play, short to first. On the play, Matt Joyce out at second. None on with two outs and Evan Longoria due up.
    - Evan Longoria struck out swinging to end the inning.

    Houston Bottom 8th
    - Jamey Wright starts the inning for the Rays.
    - Ronny Cedeno infield single to second. Runner on first with none out and Jose Altuve due up.
    - Jose Altuve sacrifice bunt to third. On the play, Ronny Cedeno advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Jake Elmore due up.
    - Jake Elmore grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Jason Castro due up.
    - Jason Castro grounded out second to first to end the inning.

    Tampa Bay Top 9th
    - Jose Veras starts the inning for the Astros.
    - James Loney grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Wil Myers due up.
    - Wil Myers struck out looking. None on with two outs and Kelly Johnson due up.
    - Kelly Johnson singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Jose Molina due up.
    - Luke Scott is pinch-hitting for Jose Molina.
    - Pinch-Hitter Luke Scott grounded out pitcher to first to end the game.

    Tampa Bay 1, Houston 4


    Final
    - Confirmed
    - WP: B.Norris (6-7); LP:R.Hernandez (4-10); S:J.Veras (17).

    Tampa Bay 1, Houston 4

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        ???It will be mostly clear for the rest of your Saturday night with temps falling back into the low 50s,??? said Storm Team 8 Meteorologist Julie Phillips.
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