Tampa Bay Rays 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 75
Played on Saturday, June 21, 2008 (N) at Tropicana Field

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    1  1  0  -   3  5  0
TB  A    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  2  -   4  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Matsui 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Berkman 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   2       7   2
Lee dh                        3   2   2   1       1   0       0   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   2   1       0   0       0   1
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Erstad lf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Quintero c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
  Loretta ph                  0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Ausmus c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Rodriguez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   5   3       4   5      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rodriguez-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Blum (4,off Jackson).
HR: Lee (16,4th inning off Jackson 0 on 2 out).
IBB: Erstad (3,by Jackson); Lee (2,by Howell).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (12,3rd base off Howell/Riggans).

Tampa Bay Rays               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Iwamura 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       2   4
Aybar 1b                      4   1   2   0       0   0      11   0
Crawford lf                   4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Upton cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Longoria 3b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Gomes dh                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Floyd ph,dh                 2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ruggiano rf                   3   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
  Hinske ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Riggans c                     2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Navarro ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bartlett ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
  Gross ph                    1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Jackson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   9   4       3   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Riggans (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Aybar (7,off Rodriguez); Gross (6,off Brocail).
3B: Crawford (5,off Rodriguez).
HR: Ruggiano (1,5th inning off Rodriguez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Riggans (1,off Geary).
HBP: Navarro (1,by Brocail).
GDP: Longoria (5,off Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     5.2   5   2   2   2   6   1  23
Geary                         2.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   9
Brocail L(2-3)                0     3   2   2   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     9   4   4   3   7   1  36

Brocail faced 4 batters in the 9th inning
HBP: Brocail (1,Navarro).

Tampa Bay Rays               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jackson                       6.1   5   2   2   3   3   1  27
Howell                        2     0   1   0   1   2   0   8
Wheeler W(2-3)                0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     5   3   2   4   5   1  37

IBB: Jackson (1,Erstad); Howell (1,Lee).

Umpires: HP - Andy Fletcher, 1B - Mike Reilly, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Alfonso Marquez
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 29953


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Tampa Bay Rays           
1. Bourn               cf        Iwamura             2b
2. Matsui              2b        Aybar               1b
3. Tejada              ss        Crawford            lf
4. Berkman             1b        Upton               cf
5. Lee                 dh        Longoria            3b
6. Blum                3b        Gomes               dh
7. Pence               rf        Ruggiano            rf
8. Erstad              lf        Riggans             c
9. Quintero            c         Bartlett            ss
   Rodriguez           p         Jackson             p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn lined to right; Matsui struck out; Tejada
singled to left; Berkman walked [Tejada to second]; Lee flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Rays 0.

RAYS 1ST: Iwamura struck out; Aybar flied to left; Crawford
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Rays 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum flied to center; Pence flied to left; Erstad
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Rays 0.

RAYS 2ND: Upton was called out on strikes; Longoria grounded out
(first unassisted); Gomes struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Rays 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero popped to third; Bourn grounded out
(shortstop to first); Matsui grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Rays 0.

RAYS 3RD: Ruggiano grounded out (third to first); Riggans struck
out; Bartlett was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Rays 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada popped to shortstop; Berkman struck out; Lee
homered; Blum singled to shortstop; Pence flied to right; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Rays 0.

RAYS 4TH: Iwamura lined to shortstop; Aybar doubled to left;
Crawford tripled to center [Aybar scored]; Upton walked;
Longoria grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Upton out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Rays 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Erstad grounded out (shortstop to first); Quintero
grounded out (second to first); Bourn grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Rays 1.

RAYS 5TH: Gomes struck out; Ruggiano homered; Riggans lined to
center; Bartlett flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Rays 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Matsui struck out; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to
first); Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Rays 2.

RAYS 6TH: Iwamura grounded out (second to first); Aybar singled
to left; Crawford singled to center [Aybar to second]; Upton
flied to right [Aybar to third]; Longoria walked [Crawford to
second]; GEARY REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); FLOYD BATTED FOR
GOMES; Floyd grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Rays 2.

ASTROS 7TH: FLOYD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); Lee singled to
left; Blum doubled to right [Lee to third]; Pence lined to
shortstop; Erstad was walked intentionally; LORETTA BATTED FOR
QUINTERO; Loretta walked [Lee scored, Blum to third, Erstad to
second]; HOWELL REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Bourn struck out;
Matsui flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Rays 2.

RAYS 7TH: AUSMUS REPLACED LORETTA (PLAYING C ); Ruggiano singled
to right; Riggans out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Ruggiano to second]; Bartlett grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Ruggiano to third]; Iwamura walked; Aybar flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Rays 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Tejada grounded out (third to first); Berkman struck
out advanced to second on an error by Riggans; Lee was walked
intentionally; Berkman stole third; Blum forced Lee (third to
second) [Berkman scored (unearned)]; Pence flied to right; 1 R
(0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Rays 2.

RAYS 8TH: Crawford flied to center; Upton grounded out (second
to first); Longoria was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Rays 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Erstad grounded out (second to first); WHEELER
REPLACED HOWELL (PITCHING); Ausmus lined to second; Bourn
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Rays 2.

RAYS 9TH: BROCAIL REPLACED GEARY (PITCHING); Floyd singled to
center; HINSKE BATTED FOR RUGGIANO; Hinske singled to left
[Floyd to second]; NAVARRO BATTED FOR RIGGANS; Navarro was hit
by a pitch [Floyd to third, Hinske to second]; GROSS BATTED FOR
BARTLETT; Gross doubled to left [Floyd scored, Hinske scored,
Navarro to third]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Rays 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   5   0    7
 Rays             4   9   1    8


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