Tampa Bay 5, Texas 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, August 21, 2009 7:38 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim McClelland, First Base - Jerry Layne, Second Base - Andy Fletcher, Third Base - Greg Gibson,
Attendance - 20639

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Texas 0-0 0-0 0-0 L1
Tampa Bay 0-0 0-0 0-0 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Tampa Bay Rays have a 0-0 record at home this season. The Texas Rangers have a 0-0 record on the road.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Rays have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Texas has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Rangers have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Kazmir pitched 7.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. J.P. Howell closed out the game to get the save and has 0 save s for the season. Dustin Nippert took the loss for Texas.
  • Ben Zobrist, Carlos Pena hit homeruns for Tampa Bay. Taylor Teagarden had the only homerun for Texas.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Texas   Tampa Bay
Dustin Nippert Player Scott Kazmir
Loss W/L Win
5.0 IP 7.1
3 Strikeouts 4
7 Hits 5
7.20 ERA 3.68
Hitting
Texas   Tampa Bay
Michael Young Player Ben Zobrist
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 2
0 HR 1
4 TB 5
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Texas 6 1 10 .188 11 6 3 3 2 2
Tampa Bay 7 2 14 .241 13 4 5 6 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Tampa Bay will play their next game at home against Texas. The Rays have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Texas will play their next game on the road against Tampa Bay. The Rangers have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
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