MLB Box Score - Tampa Bay vs. Houston

National League
ATL 1
SD 4
Interleague
ARI 3
DET 8
CIN 5
BAL 7
OAK 1
PHI 3
BOS 4
PIT 2
COL 4
NYY 6
TB 14
HOU 10
WAS 2
CHW 1
CHC 3
KC 6
MIN 2
MIL 6
TOR 5
STL 0
NYM 8
TEX 5
ANA 2
LA 3
CLE 1
SF 3
SEA 2
FLA 1
All times are US/Eastern

Rays 14, Astros 10

Final
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
R
H
E
Tampa Bay
(44-34)
30110204314191
Houston
(28-51)
12220012010140
W: J. Howell (1-1) L: W. Lopez (1-4)
HR: TB - B. Upton (11),E. Longoria (8),E. Longoria (9)   HOU - J. Keppinger (2),M. Downs (6)
 
Tampa Bay Rays
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Johnny Damon, LF6340001 .274
Ben Zobrist, RF-2B5431111 .268
Evan Longoria, 3B6345014 .253
B.J. Upton, CF5224122 .228
Sean Rodriguez, 2B2000210 .224
   a- Matt Joyce, PH-RF2112011 .310
Casey Kotchman, 1B5022012 .343
Kelly Shoppach, C3000024 .182
   b- John Jaso, PH-C2000001 .220
Elliot Johnson, SS4110022 .204
    J.P. Howell, P0000000 .000
    Joel Peralta, P0000000 .000
    Adam Russell, P0000000 .000
   c- Wade Davis, PH1010000 .500
    Kyle Farnsworth, P0000000 .000
Jeff Niemann, P1010000 .333
   d- Justin Ruggiano, PH1000011 .305
    Cesar Ramos, P0000000 .000
   e- Sam Fuld, PH1000002 .241
    Juan Cruz, P0000000 .000
    Reid Brignac, SS2000011 .182
Totals46141914413  
a-doubled for S. Rodriguez in the 8th
b-popped out for Shoppach in the 7th
c-singled for Russell in the 9th
d-struck out for Niemann in the 4th
e-lined out for Ramos in the 5th
Batting
2B - Ben Zobrist (25, Happ), Evan Longoria (13, Happ), Matt Joyce (17, Melancon), Casey Kotchman (14, Happ), Elliot Johnson (3, Happ)
HR - Evan Longoria 2 (9, Lopez, Melancon), B.J. Upton (11, Happ)
RBI - Ben Zobrist (40), Evan Longoria 5 (33), B.J. Upton 4 (41), Matt Joyce 2 (38), Casey Kotchman 2 (22)
2-OUT RBI - Evan Longoria 3 (18), Matt Joyce 2 (17), Casey Kotchman 2 (9)
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - Longoria-Kotchman
E - Kelly Shoppach (2, Throwing)
Houston Astros
HittersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Michael Bourn, CF5111000 .282
Jeff Keppinger, 2B3332000 .336
    Mark Melancon, P0000000 .000
    Sergio Escalona, P0000000 .000
   a- Jason Michaels, PH1000000 .203
Hunter Pence, RF5110021 .315
Carlos Lee, LF-1B4023000 .268
Chris Johnson, 3B4110002 .244
Brett Wallace, 1B3110011 .293
    Wilton Lopez, P0000000 .000
    Matt Downs, 2B1112000 .280
Clint Barmes, SS4121011 .218
Carlos Corporan, C3110001 .122
J.A. Happ, P1000011 .292
    Jason Bourgeois, LF2010001 .364
Totals361014905  
a-popped out for Escalona in the 9th
Batting
2B - Jeff Keppinger (6, Niemann), Hunter Pence (22, Niemann), Carlos Lee (20, Niemann), Chris Johnson (18, Peralta), Brett Wallace (19, Niemann), Clint Barmes (11, Niemann), Carlos Corporan (1, Ramos)
3B - Carlos Lee (3, Niemann)
HR - Jeff Keppinger (2, Howell), Matt Downs (6, Peralta)
SF - Jeff Keppinger (1)
SH - Carlos Corporan (1), J.A. Happ (3)
RBI - Michael Bourn (26), Jeff Keppinger 2 (13), Carlos Lee 3 (41), Matt Downs 2 (21), Clint Barmes (12)
2-OUT RBI - Carlos Lee (17)
SB - Michael Bourn (33, 3rd base off Ramos/Shoppach)
CS - Jason Bourgeois (4, 2nd base by Cruz/Shoppach)
Team LOB - 2
Tampa Bay Rays
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jeff Niemann 3755020 5.58
Cesar Ramos 1221000 4.13
Juan Cruz 2100020 3.14
J.P. Howell (W,1-1) 1111001 9.31
Joel Peralta0222001 4.00
Adam Russell (H,2) 1100000 2.63
Kyle Farnsworth 1000010 1.99
WP - Jeff Niemann (4)
Pitches-Strikes - Jeff Niemann 66-43, Cesar Ramos 14-9, Juan Cruz 29-22, J.P. Howell 13-7, Joel Peralta 10-7, Adam Russell 4-3, Kyle Farnsworth 14-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Jeff Niemann 5-2, Cesar Ramos 1-2, J.P. Howell 3-0, Adam Russell 2-0, Kyle Farnsworth 1-1
Batters Faced - Jeff Niemann 16, Cesar Ramos 5, Juan Cruz 6, J.P. Howell 4, Joel Peralta 2, Adam Russell 3, Kyle Farnsworth 3
Houston Astros
PitchersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
J.A. Happ 5955381 5.54
Wilton Lopez (BS,3; L,1-4) 2.1444021 3.18
Mark Melancon (BS,3) 1.1655121 3.11
Sergio Escalona 0.1000010 2.08
WP - Wilton Lopez (1), Mark Melancon (1)
Pitches-Strikes - J.A. Happ 111-64, Wilton Lopez 47-28, Mark Melancon 38-24, Sergio Escalona 6-4
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - J.A. Happ 1-6, Wilton Lopez 2-3, Mark Melancon 2-0
Batters Faced - J.A. Happ 27, Wilton Lopez 11, Mark Melancon 11, Sergio Escalona 1
Game Information
Attendance - 23965
Game Time - 3:50
Temperature - 72
Umpires - Home - Tony Randazzo, First Base - Larry Vanover, Second Base - Brian Gorman, Third Base - Jim Wolf