Tampa Bay 5, Baltimore 3

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 7:08 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Chad Fairchild, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Jerry Crawford, Third Base - Phil Cuzzi,
Attendance - 10554

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 7 0
Tampa Bay 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 9 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Baltimore 60-98 36-42 24-56 L13
Tampa Bay 82-76 50-27 32-49 W4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Tampa Bay Rays have a 50-27 record at home this season. The Baltimore Orioles have a 24-56 record on the road.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 4 straight up wins. The Rays have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Baltimore has a streak of 13 straight up losses. The Orioles have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • James Shields pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.14. Russ Springer closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. David Hernandez took the loss for Baltimore.
  • Carl Crawford, Ben Zobrist hit homeruns for Tampa Bay. Ty Wigginton had the only homerun for Baltimore.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Baltimore   Tampa Bay
David Hernandez Player James Shields
Loss W/L Win
4.1 IP 8.0
4 Strikeouts 8
7 Hits 6
10.38 ERA 3.38
Hitting
Baltimore   Tampa Bay
Melvin Mora Player Akinori Iwamura
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Baltimore 7 1 11 .219 4 9 3 0 0 0
Tampa Bay 9 2 16 .290 15 5 5 4 3 0

Upcoming Games

  • Tampa Bay will play their next game at home against Baltimore. The Rays have a W/L % of .561 after a win and .474 after a loss.
  • Baltimore will play their next game on the road against Tampa Bay. The Orioles have a W/L % of .367 after a win and .388 after a loss.
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