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Saturday, March 15, 2008:
Rays 7, Yankees 2
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B2000100.292
a-DiFelice, PH-C2111001.375
Bartlett, SS3010010.273
Merrill, R, SS2010000.667
Upton, B, CF1000211.348
Raburn, 2B2000001.200
Floyd, C, DH2000102.240
b-Gimenez, H, PH-DH2111011.500
Aybar, W, 3B4110013.259
Hinske, RF4221011.480
Groce, RF0000000.000
Guzman, J, LF3111011.182
Pedroza, LF10100001.000
Richard, 1B4123001.368
Paul, C3000011.286
Loyola, CF1000000.000
Totals3671174713.302
a-Grounded out for Iwamura in the 6th. b-Homered for Floyd, C in the 7th.
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gardner, CF3020000.409
Jackson, A, CF1000011.111
Jeter, SS3000013.222
Nunez, E, SS1000000.000
Abreu, B, DH2000101.417
a-Brown, PH-DH1000000.000
Rodriguez, A, 3B2120000.476
Green, N, 3B-1B2000011.067
Matsui, H, LF3010011.235
Carson, LF1000000.000
Posada, C1011000.182
Moeller, C2110000.111
Duncan, S, 1B2000001.333
Vechionacci, 3B2010001.333
Betemit, 2B2010000.192
Castro, B, 2B2000001.182
Porter, RF2000004.250
Tabata, RF2000002.111
Totals342911416.297
a-Grounded out for Abreu, B in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Aybar, W (4, Igawa), Richard (2, Igawa).
3B: Guzman, J (1, Igawa).
HR: Hinske (1, 2nd inning off Kennedy, I, 0 on, 0 out), Richard (1, 2nd inning off Kennedy, I, 0 on, 1 out), Gimenez, H (2, 7th inning off Igawa, 0 on, 2 out), DiFelice (1, 9th inning off Wordekemper, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: DiFelice 4; Bartlett; Merrill, R; Gimenez, H 4; Aybar, W 2; Hinske 5; Guzman, J 3; Pedroza; Richard 6.
RBI: Hinske (8), Richard 3 (7), Guzman, J (3), Gimenez, H (3), DiFelice (2).
2-out RBI: Gimenez, H.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aybar, W 2; DiFelice; Gimenez, H.
GIDP: Richard.
Team RISP: 2-for-13.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton, B (2, 2nd base off Kennedy, I/Posada), Bartlett (3, 3rd base off Kennedy, I/Posada).
CS: Iwamura (1, 2nd base by Hawkins/Posada).

FIELDING
E: Aybar, W (2, fielding), Bartlett (1, throw), Raburn 2 (2, fielding, fielding).
Outfield assists: Hinske (Rodriguez, A at home).
DP: 4 (Bartlett-Iwamura-Richard, Iwamura-Richard, Merrill, R-Raburn-Richard, Richard-Bartlett).

BATTING
2B: Rodriguez, A (3, Niemann), Posada (3, Niemann), Moeller (1, Wheeler).
TB: Gardner 2; Rodriguez, A 3; Matsui, H; Posada 2; Moeller 2; Vechionacci; Betemit.
RBI: Posada (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Duncan, S; Tabata.
SF: Posada.
GIDP: Porter; Jeter; Green, N.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gardner (6, 2nd base off Niemann/Paul).

FIELDING
E: Jackson, A (1, fielding).
DP: (Nunez, E-Castro, B-Green, N).

Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Niemann(W, 2-0)4.06110101.13
Glover(H, 1)2.01001100.00
Wheeler1.01100103.60
Munter2.01000103.86
Totals9.09211404.79
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kennedy, I(L, 0-1)3.03222523.00
Rivera, Ma1.01110002.25
Hawkins1.00002000.00
Igawa3.05330113.86
Wordekemper1.02110119.00
Totals9.011774744.83
WP: Kennedy, I, Rivera, Ma.
Groundouts-flyouts: Niemann 6-2, Glover 5-0, Wheeler 2-0, Munter 4-1, Kennedy, I 2-1, Rivera, Ma 1-2, Hawkins 2-0, Igawa 6-2, Wordekemper 2-0.
Batters faced: Niemann 16, Glover 7, Wheeler 5, Munter 8, Kennedy, I 14, Rivera, Ma 4, Hawkins 4, Igawa 13, Wordekemper 5.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Jerry Crawford. 2B: Mark Carlson. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 23 mph, Varies.
T: 3:00.
Att: 10,553.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media