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Friday, July 25, 2008:
Rays 5, Royals 3
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B5120022.276
Upton, B, CF4111001.269
Crawford, C, LF5000004.265
Longoria, 3B3111200.276
Pena, C, 1B4122102.234
Floyd, C, DH5000014.243
Navarro, D, C4120002.316
Hinske, RF3010011.256
Gross, RF0000000.223
Bartlett, SS3000004.262
Totals365943420.258
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF-CF3000111.305
Aviles, SS4000013.305
Grudzielanek, 2B4000023.302
Guillen, J, RF4000011.260
Gordon, A, 3B2000200.249
Butler, B, DH4111002.253
Gload, 1B4121000.266
Buck, C3111110.253
Maier, CF1000100.200
a-German, E, PH-LF1000003.245
Totals303435613.260
a-Grounded into a forceout for Maier in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Pena, C (11, Bannister, B), Upton, B (22, Bannister, B), Navarro, D (18, Bannister, B).
HR: Pena, C (16, 9th inning off Oviedo, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Longoria; Upton, B 2; Pena, C 6; Navarro, D 3; Hinske; Iwamura 2.
RBI: Longoria (61), Upton, B (46), Pena, C 2 (52).
2-out RBI: Longoria; Pena, C 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Iwamura; Bartlett; Floyd, C; Crawford, C 2.
SF: Upton, B.
Team RISP: 2-for-13.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
PB: Navarro, D (5).
DP: 2 (Iwamura-Bartlett-Pena, C, Bartlett-Iwamura-Pena, C).

BATTING
HR: Butler, B (5, 5th inning off Jackson, E, 0 on, 2 out), Buck (7, 6th inning off Jackson, E, 0 on, 0 out), Gload (2, 9th inning off Percival, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Butler, B 4; Gload 5; Buck 4.
RBI: Butler, B (29), Buck (34), Gload (24).
2-out RBI: Butler, B; Gload.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: German, E 2.
GIDP: Butler, B, Grudzielanek.
Team RISP: 0-for-1.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Grudzielanek (4, throw), Aviles (5, fielding).

Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson, E(W, 6-7)5.02222224.22
Balfour(H, 2)1.20001301.33
Howell(H, 9)0.11002002.54
Wheeler, D(H, 21)1.00000102.23
Percival(S, 21)1.01110013.52
Totals9.04335633.79
Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bannister, B(L, 7-9)5.17321105.40
Ramirez, R1.21001102.96
Oviedo2.01221212.22
Totals9.09543414.67
Jackson, E pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.
Howell pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Howell.
HBP: Hinske (by Bannister, B), Bartlett (by Bannister, B).
Pitches-strikes: Jackson, E 74-42, Balfour 30-20, Howell 17-7, Wheeler, D 16-10, Percival 17-9, Bannister, B 100-59, Ramirez, R 34-19, Oviedo 23-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Jackson, E 7-3, Balfour 0-1, Howell 1-0, Wheeler, D 2-0, Percival 0-3, Bannister, B 10-1, Ramirez, R 0-3, Oviedo 1-2.
Batters faced: Jackson, E 18, Balfour 6, Howell 4, Wheeler, D 3, Percival 4, Bannister, B 27, Ramirez, R 7, Oviedo 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Balfour 1-0, Howell 1-0, Wheeler, D 1-0, Ramirez, R 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Crawford. 1B: Paul Nauert. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Tom Hallion.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, L to R.
T: 3:29.
Att: 31,535.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
July 25, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media