Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium - Kansas City, MO
Regular Season
5
W Win
Jake Odorizzi J. Odorizzi W (7-7)
Final
3
L Loss
Jason Vargas J. Vargas L (14-9)
Steve Cishek on contributing to win: 'It's the best feeling'
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 8 0
KC 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0
Tampa Bay Tampa Bay Kansas City Kansas City
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kiermaier CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .272
Souza Jr. DH 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .252
Longoria 3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 .264
Morrison 1B 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .247
Ramos C 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .236
Puello LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
a- Dickerson PH-LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
Miller 2B 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .196
Hechavarria SS 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .238
Bourjos RF 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .230
Totals 33 5 8 5 1 4 7 -
a-grounded out for Puello in 9th.

Batting

HR: Souza Jr. (29, 5th inning off Vargas, 0 on, 1 out); Morrison (33, 5th inning off Vargas, 0 on, 2 out); Hechavarria (4, 3rd inning off Vargas, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Souza Jr. 5; Morrison 4; Hechavarria 4; Bourjos; Ramos; Miller; Kiermaier
RBI: Souza Jr. 2 (77); Longoria (72); Morrison (76); Hechavarria (14)
2-Out RBI: Morrison
Game-winning RBI: Souza Jr.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bourjos
GIDP: Kiermaier
SF: Longoria
Team RISP: 1-for-3
Team LOB: 3

Fielding

DP: (Hechavarria-Miller)
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield 2B 4 1 2 3 0 1 0 .283
Cain CF 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .290
Cabrera LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .292
Hosmer 1B 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .318
Perez C 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .270
Moustakas DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .275
Bonifacio RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .254
Cuthbert 3B 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .217
Escobar SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .234
Totals 31 3 5 3 3 8 9 -

Batting

HR: Merrifield (17, 3rd inning off Odorizzi, 2 on, 0 out)
TB: Merrifield 5; Cabrera; Escobar; Perez
RBI: Merrifield 3 (62)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hosmer
Team RISP: 1-for-3
Team LOB: 4

Baserunning

SB: Merrifield (26, 2nd base off Odorizzi/Ramos); Cain (24, 2nd base off Odorizzi/Ramos)

Fielding

DP: (Escobar-Merrifield-Hosmer)
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Odorizzi W (7-7) 5.0 4 3 3 3 3 1 4.85
Cishek H (11) 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.80
Hunter H (20) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.57
Colomé S (40) 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.02
Totals 9.0 5 3 3 3 8 1 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Odorizzi 84-55; Cishek 19-15; Hunter 8-6; Colomé 15-10
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Odorizzi 4-8; Cishek 2-2; Hunter 3-0; Colomé 1-0
Batters Faced: Odorizzi 21; Cishek 6; Hunter 3; Colomé 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Cishek 1-0
Kansas City
Kansas City Royals
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Vargas L (14-9) 6.0 7 5 5 1 1 3 3.87
Alexander 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.25
Moylan 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.13
Minor 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.95
Maurer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.43
Totals 9.0 8 5 5 1 4 3 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Vargas 97-63; Alexander 3-2; Moylan 5-3; Minor 11-6; Maurer 13-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Vargas 9-14; Alexander 1-0; Moylan 1-1; Minor 0-0; Maurer 1-0
Batters Faced: Vargas 26; Alexander 2; Moylan 2; Minor 2; Maurer 3

Game Info

Tampa Bay Rays @ Kansas City Royals: Aug 30, 2017

Venue: Ewing M. Kauffman Stadium
Attendance: 25,916
Duration: 2:39
Weather: 79 degrees, Clear
Wind: 6 MPH In From Right
Umpires: HP: Bill Welke. 1B: Dan Bellino. 2B: Marvin Hudson. 3B: Mike Estabrook.