Tampa Bay 5, Texas 4

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, August 22, 2009 7:08 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Jerry Layne, First Base - Andy Fletcher, Second Base - Greg Gibson, Third Base - Tim McClelland,
Attendance - 34281

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Texas 0-0 0-0 0-0 L2
Tampa Bay 0-0 0-0 0-0 W2

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 2 straight up wins. The Rays have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Texas has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Rangers have won 0 of their last 10 games.
  • Grant Balfour pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.00. Jason Grilli took the loss for Texas.
  • Carlos Pena (2) hit homeruns for Tampa Bay. Michael Young, Marlon Byrd hit homeruns for Texas.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Texas   Tampa Bay
Tommy Hunter Player Matt Garza
No Decision W/L No Decision
5.0 IP 7.0
1 Strikeouts 7
7 Hits 6
5.40 ERA 3.86
Hitting
Texas   Tampa Bay
Michael Young Player Carlos Pena
3 Hits 3
2 RBI 4
1 HR 2
8 TB 9
.750 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Texas 7 2 16 .206 4 9 4 0 0 2
Tampa Bay 9 2 17 .265 16 4 5 6 1 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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