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Andy dandy enough
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Rays 7, Indians 5
Joe Maddon confers with umpires during the first inning Sunday. (AP)
Pitcher Andy Sonnanstine was pressed into double duty and responded after a lineup mixup cost the Rays their DH. Sonnanstine allowed five earned runs in working through 5 2/3 innings, but most of them came via two Ben Francisco homers. At the plate, Sonnanstine doubled in a run in Tampa Bay's five-run fifth inning.
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Series at a glance:
CLE
Cleveland (14-25)
Lost 3
Tampa Bay 7, Cleveland 5   TB
Tampa Bay (19-20)
Won 3
May 17, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Cleveland
0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0   5 8 0
Tampa Bay
1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 X   7 8 0
Standings thru 5/17/09  |  Recap: CLE | TB  |  Gameday  |  Indians stats  |  Rays stats
Cleveland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cabrera, A, SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .311
Carroll, 2B 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 .417
Martinez, V, C 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 .401
Choo, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .286
Peralta, Jh, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .257
Garko, LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
Dellucci, DH 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 .263
DeRosa, 1B 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .242
Francisco, B, CF 3 2 2 4 1 1 1 .248
Totals 34 5 8 5 3 8 10  

BATTING
2B: Dellucci (3, Sonnanstine), Cabrera, A (9, Sonnanstine), Carroll (1, Balfour).
3B: Carroll (1, Sonnanstine).
HR: Francisco, B 2 (4, 2nd inning off Sonnanstine, 2 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Sonnanstine, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cabrera, A 2; Carroll 6; Dellucci 3; Francisco, B 8.
RBI: Francisco, B 4 (13), Martinez, V (26).
2-out RBI: Francisco, B 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Carroll; Choo.
GIDP: Cabrera, A.
Team RISP: 1-for-4.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: (Cabrera, A-Carroll-DeRosa).
Pickoffs: Aquino (Longoria at 1st base).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton, B, CF 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .188
Crawford, C, LF 5 0 1 1 0 1 3 .333
Sonnanstine, P 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .333
  Longoria, 3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .343
Pena, C, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .245
Zobrist, 3B-RF 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .289
Bartlett, SS 4 2 3 1 0 1 0 .370
Kapler, RF 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 .220
  Balfour, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Howell, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Aybar, W, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .255
  Percival, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Iwamura, 2B 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 .285
Hernandez, M, C 3 1 1 3 1 1 3 .296
Totals 30 7 8 7 8 8 14  

a-Struck out for Howell in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Hernandez, M (2, Huff), Sonnanstine (1, Huff), Bartlett (9, Aquino).
3B: Bartlett (1, Huff), Zobrist (1, Huff).
TB: Bartlett 6; Hernandez, M 2; Crawford, C; Zobrist 3; Iwamura; Sonnanstine 2.
RBI: Crawford, C (18), Kapler (2), Bartlett (17), Hernandez, M 3 (7), Sonnanstine (1).
2-out RBI: Sonnanstine.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Zobrist; Crawford, C.
GIDP: Hernandez, M.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton, B (12, 2nd base off Huff/Martinez, V), Bartlett (11, 3rd base off Aquino/Martinez, V).
PO: Longoria (1st base by Aquino).

FIELDING
DP: (Bartlett-Pena, C).

 
Cleveland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Huff (L, 0-1) 3.2 7 7 7 4 2 0 17.18
Aquino 2.1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0.00
Herges 1.2 0 0 0 1 4 0 2.08
Wood, K 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.84
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sonnanstine (W, 2-4) 5.2 7 5 5 1 3 2 7.36
Balfour (H, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 2 0 0 5.60
Howell (H, 3) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.60
Percival (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.91

WP: Wood, K.
IBB: Pena, C (by Huff).
HBP: DeRosa (by Percival).
Pitches-strikes: Huff 97-52, Aquino 39-21, Herges 30-19, Wood, K 8-3, Sonnanstine 108-73, Balfour 24-10, Howell 17-11, Percival 15-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Huff 5-2, Aquino 4-0, Herges 0-0, Wood, K 0-0, Sonnanstine 9-3, Balfour 1-0, Howell 0-1, Percival 0-0.
Batters faced: Huff 22, Aquino 8, Herges 6, Wood, K 2, Sonnanstine 25, Balfour 5, Howell 4, Percival 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Aquino 2-0, Wood, K 1-0, Balfour 1-0, Howell 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Tim McClelland. 2B: Greg Gibson. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:34 (:13 delay).
Att: 28,841.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
May 17, 2009
May 17, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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