Tampa Bay Rays 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 43
Played on Saturday, May 22, 2010 (N) at Minute Maid Park

TB  A    0  0  0    2  1  0    0  0  1  -   4 10  2
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  5  0
Tampa Bay Rays               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bartlett ss                   5   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Crawford lf                   5   1   4   0       0   0       4   0
Zobrist 2b,rf                 2   0   1   1       3   0       2   4
Longoria 3b                   5   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Pena 1b                       3   0   0   0       2   2       5   0
Upton cf                      3   1   0   0       2   1       3   0
Kapler rf                     2   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Brignac ph,2b               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Navarro c                     4   0   1   2       0   0       7   0
Niemann p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Balfour p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blalock ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Soriano p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4  10   4       7   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Longoria-Zobrist-Pena.
E: Bartlett (6), Zobrist (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Longoria (14,off Rodriguez); Navarro (4,off Rodriguez); Crawford (14,off
Rodriguez).
HBP: Kapler (2,by Rodriguez).
IBB: Pena (2,by Lopez).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Upton (14,2nd base off Rodriguez/Quintero).
CS: Upton (4,Home by Rodriguez/Quintero).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Keppinger 2b                  4   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
Berkman 1b                    3   1   2   1       1   0       8   1
Lee lf                        4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Pence rf                      4   0   0   1       0   0       7   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Quintero c                    4   0   0   0       0   2       6   1
Manzella ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sullivan ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   5   2       1   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berkman.

BATTING - 
HR: Berkman (5,6th inning off Niemann 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Lee (9,off Niemann).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Tampa Bay Rays               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niemann W(4-0)                7     4   2   2   1   5   1  27
Balfour                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Soriano SV(12)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   1   7   1  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez L(2-6)              6     6   3   3   4   4   0  27
Sampson                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Lopez                         2     3   1   1   2   1   0  10
Totals                        9    10   4   4   7   5   0  42

HBP: Rodriguez (3,Kapler).
IBB: Lopez (1,Pena).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - CB Bucknor, 3B - Doug Eddings
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 33778


Starting Lineups:

   Tampa Bay Rays                Houston Astros           
1. Bartlett            ss        Bourn               cf
2. Crawford            lf        Keppinger           2b
3. Zobrist             2b        Berkman             1b
4. Longoria            3b        Lee                 lf
5. Pena                1b        Pence               rf
6. Upton               cf        Blum                3b
7. Kapler              rf        Quintero            c
8. Navarro             c         Manzella            ss
9. Niemann             p         Rodriguez           p

RAYS 1ST: Bartlett flied to right; Crawford singled to center;
Crawford was picked off first (catcher to first); Zobrist
walked; Longoria doubled [Zobrist to third]; Pena walked; Upton
lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Rays 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn lined to second; Keppinger singled to left;
Berkman singled to right [Keppinger to second]; Lee singled to
third [Keppinger to third, Berkman to second]; Pence forced Lee
(second to shortstop) [Keppinger scored, Berkman to third]; Blum
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rays 0,
Astros 1.

RAYS 2ND: Kapler grounded out (shortstop to first); Navarro
flied to center; Niemann struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays
0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Quintero struck out; Manzella flied to center;
Rodriguez reached on an error by Zobrist; Bourn flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Rays 0, Astros 1.

RAYS 3RD: Bartlett grounded out (third to first); Crawford flied
to left; Zobrist flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Keppinger flied to left; Berkman walked; Lee
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Berkman
out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 0, Astros 1.

RAYS 4TH: Longoria flied to right; Pena struck out; Upton
walked; Upton stole second; Kapler was hit by a pitch; Navarro
doubled to right [Upton scored, Kapler scored, Navarro to third
(on throw to home)]; Niemann flied to right; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Rays 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence flied to center; Blum flied to right; Quintero
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 2, Astros 1.

RAYS 5TH: Bartlett struck out; Crawford doubled to right; On a
bunt Zobrist singled to pitcher [Crawford to third]; Longoria
forced Zobrist (shortstop to second) [Crawford scored]; Pena
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rays 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Manzella grounded out (third to first); Rodriguez
was called out on strikes; Bourn grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 3, Astros 1.

RAYS 6TH: Upton walked; Kapler singled to center [Upton to
third]; Upton was caught stealing home (pitcher to first to
catcher) [Kapler to second (on throw to home)]; Navarro flied to
right; Niemann grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Rays 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Keppinger flied to right; Berkman homered; Lee was
called out on strikes; Pence reached on an error by Bartlett;
Blum flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Rays 3, Astros 2.

RAYS 7TH: SAMPSON REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING); Bartlett flied
to center; Crawford singled to center; Zobrist walked [Crawford
to second]; Longoria flied to right [Crawford to third]; Pena
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rays 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Quintero popped to shortstop; Manzella struck out;
SULLIVAN BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Sullivan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Rays 3, Astros 2.

RAYS 8TH: LOPEZ REPLACED SULLIVAN (PITCHING); Upton struck out;
BRIGNAC BATTED FOR KAPLER; Brignac flied to center; Navarro
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: ZOBRIST CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BRIGNAC
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); BALFOUR REPLACED NIEMANN
(PITCHING); Bourn singled to left; Keppinger struck out; Berkman
flied to left; Lee popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rays
3, Astros 2.

RAYS 9TH: BLALOCK BATTED FOR BALFOUR; Blalock singled to right;
On a bunt Bartlett singled to pitcher [Blalock to second];
Crawford singled to first [Blalock to third, Bartlett to
second]; Zobrist walked [Blalock scored, Bartlett to third,
Crawford to second]; Longoria lined into a double play to first
[Zobrist out at first (first unassisted)]; Pena was walked
intentionally; Upton flied to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Rays
4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: SORIANO REPLACED BLALOCK (PITCHING); Pence grounded
out (third to first); Blum flied to center; Quintero struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rays 4, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rays             4  10   2   11
 Astros           2   5   0    5


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