Tampa Bay 6, Oakland 5

Boxscore | Recap
Thursday, May 21, 2009 4:08 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Randy Marsh, First Base - Mike Winters, Second Base - Lance Barksdale, Third Base - Alfonso Marquez,
Attendance - 14374

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 5 12 0
Tampa Bay 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 10 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 15-23 8-10 7-13 L1
Tampa Bay 21-22 11-10 10-12 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Tampa Bay Rays have a 11-10 record at home this season. The Oakland Athletics have a 7-13 record on the road.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Rays have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Oakland has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Athletics have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Joe Nelson pitched 0.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.60. Brad Ziegler took the loss for Oakland.
  • Jason Bartlett, Ben Zobrist hit homeruns for Tampa Bay.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   Tampa Bay
Dallas Braden Player Matt Garza
Loss W/L Loss
7.0 IP 6.2
4 Strikeouts 8
6 Hits 7
3.86 ERA 2.70
Hitting
Oakland   Tampa Bay
Adam Kennedy Player Dioner Navarro
3 Hits 2
2 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 3
.600 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 12 0 12 .324 25 10 5 7 1 0
Tampa Bay 10 2 19 .294 12 4 6 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Tampa Bay will play their next game on the road against Florida. The Rays have a W/L % of .381 after a win and .591 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Arizona. The Athletics have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .409 after a loss.
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