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MLB Box Score - Chicago vs. Tampa Bay

National League
LA 3
CIN 1
Interleague
HOU 5
BAL 6
SD 0
NYY 8
BOS 3
PHI 0
CHC 2
TB 3
TOR 0
MIL 7
ATL 5
TEX 7
WAS 1
MIN 2
PIT 5
CHW 16
KC 2
STL 1
CLE 2
COL 10
OAK 15
ARI 1
NYM 1
ANA 6
FLA 4
SEA 5
DET 5
SF 1
All times are US/Eastern

Rays 3, Cubs 2

Final
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Chi. Cubs
(45-26)
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Tampa Bay
(41-29)
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W: G. Balfour (1-0) L: N. Cotts (0-1)
S: T. Percival (16)
HR: CHC - None   TB - C. Floyd (6), E. Longoria (11)
 
Chicago Cubs
Reed Johnson, CF5020002 .271
Ryan Theriot, SS3011111 .310
Derrek Lee, 1B2000201 .287
Aramis Ramirez, 3B4000035 .296
Geovany Soto, DH4000011 .283
Mark DeRosa, RF3110101 .300
Matt Murton, LF3000021 .176
   a- Kosuke Fukudome, PH1010000 .296
Henry Blanco, C3110011 .300
   b- Micah Hoffpauir, PH1000011 .370
Ronny Cedeno, 2B3000031 .279
   c- Jim Edmonds, PH0000100 .234
Totals32261512  
a-doubled for Murton in the 9th
b-struck out for Blanco in the 9th
c-walked for Cedeno in the 9th
Batting
2B - Reed Johnson (12, Howell), Kosuke Fukudome (14, Percival)
RBI - Ryan Theriot (19)
2-OUT RBI - Ryan Theriot (10)
CS - Reed Johnson (4, 3rd base by Howell/Navarro)
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - Neal Cotts (1, Throwing)
Tampa Bay Rays
Akinori Iwamura, 2B4110123 .273
Willy Aybar, 1B4010112 .261
B.J. Upton, CF3010205 .294
Eric Hinske, LF4011026 .250
    Justin Ruggiano, LF0000000 .259
Evan Longoria, 3B4111000 .249
Cliff Floyd, DH2111100 .274
   a- Jonny Gomes, PH-DH0000000 .223
Dioner Navarro, C4010014 .326
Gabe Gross, RF4010012 .233
Jason Bartlett, SS4020001 .253
Totals33310357  
a-hit by pitch for Floyd in the 7th
Batting
2B - Jason Bartlett (5, Howry)
HR - Evan Longoria (11, Cotts), Cliff Floyd (6, Dempster)
RBI - Eric Hinske (35), Evan Longoria (33), Cliff Floyd (15)
2-OUT RBI - Cliff Floyd (8)
SB - Jason Bartlett (15, 3rd base off Howry/Blanco)
CS - B.J. Upton (9, 2nd base by Dempster/Blanco)
Team LOB - 12
Fielding
PB - Dioner Navarro (2)
Chicago Cubs
Ryan Dempster 5611261 2.76
Neal Cotts (L,0-1) 1222101 4.91
Michael Wuertz 0.2100100 2.67
Scott Eyre 0.2000000 0.87
Bob Howry 0.2100110 4.98
HBP - Gomes (by Scott Eyre)
Pitches-Strikes - Ryan Dempster 107-64, Neal Cotts 23-12, Michael Wuertz 20-10, Scott Eyre 10-5, Bob Howry 20-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Ryan Dempster 2-6, Neal Cotts 1-2, Michael Wuertz 1-1
Batters Faced - Ryan Dempster 22, Neal Cotts 6, Michael Wuertz 4, Scott Eyre 3, Bob Howry 4
Tampa Bay Rays
Scott Kazmir 4.2311470 1.76
Grant Balfour (W,1-0) 1.1000010 2.08
J.P. Howell (H,4) 1100020 3.30
Dan Wheeler (H,16) 1000010 1.99
Troy Percival (S,16) 1210110 2.59
Pitches-Strikes - Scott Kazmir 110-65, Grant Balfour 21-11, J.P. Howell 17-11, Dan Wheeler 12-9, Troy Percival 23-15
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Scott Kazmir 1-6, Grant Balfour 1-2, Troy Percival 1-1
Batters Faced - Scott Kazmir 21, Grant Balfour 4, J.P. Howell 3, Dan Wheeler 3, Troy Percival 6
Game Information
Attendance - 31607
Game Time - 3:30
Temperature - 72
Umpires - Home - Paul Schrieber, First Base - Kerwin Danley, Second Base - Laz Diaz, Third Base - Wally Bell