To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Loading...
Rays rally for win
Photos
Rays 6, Marlins 4
Akinori Iwamura had three hits and two RBIs on Tuesday. (Lynne Sladky/AP)
The Rays scored two times in the top of the eighth inning on bases-loaded walks by Dioner Navarro and Eric Hinske to take the lead on Tuesday. Akinori Iwamura hit his fifth home run of the season, a two-run shot, in the top of the third inning to supply early offense for the Rays.
Complete story >  
Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (45-31)
Won 1
Tampa Bay 6, Florida 4   FLA
Florida (40-36)
Lost 2
June 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 2   6 9 1
Florida
1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1   4 8 0
Standings thru 6/24/08  |  Recap: TB | FLA  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Marlins stats
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B5232001.273
Aybar, 1B5010002.253
Crawford, LF4220110.282
Upton, CF4100104.283
Longoria, 3B5012003.248
Navarro, C3011202.323
Gomes, RF3000012.212
  a-Hinske, PH0001100.258
  Wheeler, P0000000.000
  Percival, P0000000.000
Bartlett, SS4010014.246
Sonnanstine, P0100100.667
  Howell, P1000011.000
  Gross, RF1000000.233
Totals356966419 

a-Walked for Gomes in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Navarro (13, Olsen), Iwamura (12, Miller, Ju), Longoria (16, Miller, Ju).
HR: Iwamura (5, 3rd inning off Olsen, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Iwamura 7; Aybar; Crawford 2; Longoria 2; Navarro 2; Bartlett.
RBI: Iwamura 2 (21), Navarro (29), Hinske (40), Longoria 2 (39).
2-out RBI: Navarro; Hinske; Longoria 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aybar; Howell; Bartlett 2; Navarro 2.
S: Sonnanstine.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Crawford (2, missed catch).
PB: Navarro (3).

 
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, SS4210112.294
Hermida, RF2111300.273
Cantu, 3B4020111.284
Willingham, LF5011026.333
Uggla, 2B4000132.290
Jacobs, 1B5110003.239
Ross, CF4010001.219
Hoover, C3000121.300
Olsen, P2011000.143
  a-Helms, PH1000010.252
  Pinto, P0000000.000
  Nelson, P0000000.000
  Miller, Ju, P0000000.000
  b-Gonzalez, PH1000010.272
Totals3548371116 

a-Struck out for Olsen in the 7th. b-Struck out for Miller, Ju in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez (13, Sonnanstine), Jacobs (12, Sonnanstine), Cantu (19, Howell).
TB: Ramirez 2; Hermida; Cantu 3; Willingham; Jacobs 2; Ross; Olsen.
RBI: Hermida (38), Olsen (3), Willingham (17).
2-out RBI: Olsen.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Uggla 2; Willingham 2; Ramirez; Jacobs 2.
Team LOB: 11.

 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sonnanstine 5.06222504.85
Howell (W, 6-0)2.01101402.90
Wheeler (H, 18)1.01000101.78
Percival (S, 18)1.00114103.08
 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Olsen 7.04222413.44
Pinto (L, 2-3)0.03220003.16
Nelson (BS, 2)0.20002001.32
Miller, Ju 1.12222004.29

Pinto pitched to 3 batters in the 8th.

WP: Sonnanstine 2.
IBB: Hoover (by Sonnanstine), Crawford (by Miller, Ju).
Pitches-strikes: Sonnanstine 102-64, Howell 35-21, Wheeler 15-7, Percival 31-13, Olsen 86-55, Pinto 15-11, Nelson 24-10, Miller, Ju 29-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Sonnanstine 6-4, Howell 1-1, Wheeler 1-1, Percival 2-0, Olsen 4-13, Pinto 0-0, Nelson 2-0, Miller, Ju 1-3.
Batters faced: Sonnanstine 23, Howell 8, Wheeler 4, Percival 7, Olsen 27, Pinto 3, Nelson 4, Miller, Ju 8.
Inherited runners-scored: Nelson 3-2, Miller, Ju 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Mike Estabrook. 3B: Jerry Meals.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from CF.
T: 3:18.
Att: 12,352.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
Below is an advertisement.