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Sunday, July 4, 2010:
Rays 7, Twins 4
Rodriguez, S, 2B5231004.276
Crawford, C, LF4100122.316
Longoria, 3B5133001.298
Aybar, W, DH4000124.246
Joyce, RF3000012.174
a-Kapler, PH-RF2012001.225
Shoppach, C4010012.229
Pena, C, 1B4120001.200
Upton, B, CF4120002.228
Bartlett, SS3110001.223
a-Doubled for Joyce in the 7th.
Span, CF4000002.275
Hudson, O, 2B4010002.274
Mauer, C4110001.303
Morneau, 1B4121000.344
Kubel, RF3110111.261
Cuddyer, 3B4110011.263
Thome, DH4022000.266
Young, D, LF4021001.298
Hardy, SS4000023.219
2B: Kapler (3, Duensing), Longoria (25, Mahay).
3B: Longoria (3, Blackburn).
HR: Rodriguez, S (6, 3rd inning off Blackburn, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Bartlett; Kapler 2; Longoria 6; Upton, B 2; Pena, C 2; Rodriguez, S 6; Shoppach.
RBI: Longoria 3 (59), Rodriguez, S (29), Kapler 2 (10).
2-out RBI: Kapler 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Joyce; Shoppach; Kapler.
SAC: Bartlett.
GIDP: Shoppach, Rodriguez, S.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 7.

DP: (Longoria-Rodriguez, S-Pena, C).

2B: Morneau (25, Shields), Young, D (22, Soriano, R).
TB: Hudson, O; Cuddyer; Kubel; Thome 2; Morneau 3; Mauer; Young, D 3.
RBI: Morneau (55), Thome 2 (27), Young, D (55).
2-out RBI: Morneau.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kubel; Mauer; Hudson, O 2; Hardy.
GIDP: Cuddyer.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 5.

CS: Young, D (3, 2nd base by Shields/Shoppach).

E: Blackburn (1, throw).
DP: 2 (Hardy-Hudson, O-Morneau 2).

Shields(W, 7-8)6.08441204.83
Balfour(H, 8)1.01000002.10
Choate(H, 7)1.00000005.57
Soriano, R(S, 21)1.01000201.47
Blackburn(L, 7-6)6.19742316.00
Shields pitched to 4 batters in the 7th.

WP: Shields, Blackburn.
IBB: Crawford, C (by Blackburn).
Pitches-strikes: Shields 92-57, Balfour 13-8, Choate 14-7, Soriano, R 18-12, Blackburn 104-75, Duensing 10-7, Burnett 15-10, Mahay 25-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Shields 7-6, Balfour 2-1, Choate 3-0, Soriano, R 1-0, Blackburn 10-5, Duensing 0-1, Burnett 1-0, Mahay 0-0.
Batters faced: Shields 25, Balfour 4, Choate 3, Soriano, R 4, Blackburn 30, Duensing 3, Burnett 4, Mahay 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Balfour 2-1, Duensing 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Alfonso Marquez. 1B: Tim Tschida. 2B: Jeff Nelson. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 80 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 10 mph, Out to LF.
T: 3:09.
Att: 40,328.
Venue: Target Field.
July 4, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media