Comerica Park - Detroit, MI
Regular Season
3
Final
4
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 0
DET 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 X 4 6 0
Tampa Bay Tampa Bay Detroit Detroit
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bartlett SS 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .337
Crawford LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .312
Zobrist RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .288
Pena 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
Burrell DH 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .239
Longoria 3B 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .267
Zaun C 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .258
a- Kapler PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Iwamura 2B 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .311
Upton CF 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .241
Totals 32 3 7 3 3 4 12 -
a-ran for Zaun in 9th.

Batting

2B: Upton (29, Verlander)
HR: Longoria (25, 4th inning off Verlander, 1 on, 1 out); Iwamura (1, 4th inning off Verlander, 0 on, 2 out)
TB: Iwamura 4; Longoria 4; Upton 3; Zaun; Crawford; Zobrist
RBI: Longoria 2 (90); Iwamura (17)
2-Out RBI: Iwamura
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burrell 2; Zobrist 2
Team RISP: 0-for-5
Team LOB: 6

Baserunning

SB: Crawford (55, 2nd base off Verlander/Laird)
CS: Bartlett (5, 2nd base by Verlander/Laird); Upton (13, 2nd base by Verlander/Laird)

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Crawford
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Granderson CF 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .258
Polanco 2B 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .268
Guillen LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .235
Raburn LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Cabrera 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .335
Huff DH 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243
Inge 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
Thomas RF 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 .250
Laird C 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225
b- Ordonez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Avila C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303
Santiago SS 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .254
Totals 29 4 6 4 1 4 4 -
b-lined out for Laird in 8th.

Batting

2B: Huff (25, Niemann); Thomas (10, Niemann)
HR: Polanco (8, 8th inning off Balfour, 2 on, 2 out)
TB: Polanco 4; Thomas 4; Huff 2; Granderson
RBI: Polanco 3 (58); Granderson (59)
2-Out RBI: Polanco 3; Granderson
Game-winning RBI: Polanco
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge
Team RISP: 2-for-6
Team LOB: 2
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Niemann 7.0 5 2 2 0 3 0 3.80
Balfour BS (3), L (5-3) 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 1 4.45
Totals 8.0 6 4 4 1 4 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Niemann 96-64; Balfour 17-10
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Niemann 7-8; Balfour 0-2
Batters Faced: Niemann 25; Balfour 5
Inherited Runners-Scored: Balfour 1-1
Detroit
Detroit Tigers
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Verlander W (15-7) 8.0 6 3 3 3 4 2 3.38
Rodney S (29) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.28
Totals 9.0 7 3 3 3 4 2 -

Pitching

HBP: Bartlett (by Verlander)
Pitches-Strikes: Verlander 125-86; Rodney 13-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Verlander 8-15; Rodney 3-1
Batters Faced: Verlander 32; Rodney 4

Game Info

Tampa Bay Rays @ Detroit Tigers: Aug 30, 2009

Venue: Comerica Park
Attendance: 36,067
Duration: 2:30
Weather: 61 degrees, Cloudy
Wind: 12 MPH Out to Center

Tied 2-2

Gm 1: Fri, 8/28 Final
Tampa Bay 2
Detroit 6
Gm 2: Sat, 8/29 Final
Tampa Bay 3
Detroit 1
Gm 3: Sun, 8/30 Final
Tampa Bay 3
Detroit 4
Gm 4: Mon, 8/31 Final
Tampa Bay 11
Detroit 7

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