Tampa Bay 8, Cleveland 7

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 15, 2009 7:38 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Greg Gibson, First Base - Andy Fletcher, Second Base - Ted Barrett, Third Base - Tim McClelland,
Attendance - 25827

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 2 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 11 2
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 1 1 8 10 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 14-23 7-11 7-12 L1
Tampa Bay 17-20 7-8 10-12 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Tampa Bay Rays have a 7-8 record at home this season. The Cleveland Indians have a 7-12 record on the road.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Rays have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Cleveland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Indians have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Dan Wheeler pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.79. Luis Vizcaino took the loss for Cleveland.
  • B.J. Upton, Ben Zobrist hit homeruns for Tampa Bay. Grady Sizemore, Shin-Soo Choo hit homeruns for Cleveland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Cleveland   Tampa Bay
Anthony Reyes Player Scott Kazmir
Loss W/L Loss
5.1 IP 3.1
4 Strikeouts 2
5 Hits 10
5.06 ERA 18.90
Hitting
Cleveland   Tampa Bay
Shin-Soo Choo Player B.J. Upton
2 Hits 3
2 RBI 1
1 HR 1
5 TB 7
.667 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Cleveland 11 2 18 .306 16 6 7 6 1 2
Tampa Bay 10 2 18 .312 12 6 5 4 5 1

Upcoming Games

  • Tampa Bay will play their next game at home against Cleveland. The Rays have a W/L % of .294 after a win and .600 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Tampa Bay. The Indians have a W/L % of .133 after a win and .545 after a loss.
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