Carlos Pena hit a double and a home run and scored twice. (Chris O'Meara/AP)
By Zach Schonbrun / MLB.com
For the second successive start, Scott Kazmir gave up seven runs in fewer than five innings. On Wednesday, he was pulled after 4 1/3 frames. The Rays tried to come back, but fell just shy when B.J. Upton was robbed of a game-tying hit.
BATTING 2B: Pena, C (9, Anderson), Longoria (17, Casilla). 3B: Iwamura (1, Wuertz). HR:
Pena, C (14, 4th inning off Anderson, 1 on, 2 out), Aybar, W (2, 5th inning off Anderson, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Longoria
2; Pena, C 6; Bartlett; Aybar, W 4; Iwamura 4; Navarro. RBI: Pena, C 2 (35), Aybar, W 2 (9), Iwamura (16). 2-out
RBI: Pena, C 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aybar, W 2. SF: Aybar, W. GIDP:
Navarro. Team RISP: 3-for-6. Team LOB: 4.
BASERUNNING SB: Upton, B (13,
2nd base off Anderson/Suzuki, K).
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