Rays starter David Price threw 105 pitches in 4 1/3 innings. (Reinhold Matay/AP)
By Bill Chastain / MLB.com
Evan Longoria, Carl Crawford, Dioner Navarro and Carlos Pena each homered, but starter David Price was unable to benefit as he battled his control and was pulled after 4 1/3 innings. The Rays, who scored in six of eight innings, moved back to .500 with the victory.
BATTING 2B: Zobrist (14, Santana, E), Navarro, D (7, Santana, E), Brignac (4, Thompson). HR:
Longoria (14, 5th inning off Santana, E, 0 on, 1 out), Crawford, C (5, 6th inning off Oliver, D, 0 on, 2 out), Navarro, D
(4, 8th inning off Thompson, 0 on, 0 out), Pena, C (19, 8th inning off Thompson, 2 on, 2 out). TB:
Navarro, D 6; Gross 3; Aybar, W 2; Longoria 4; Brignac 3; Crawford, C 5; Pena, C 4; Zobrist 3. RBI:
Gross 2 (19), Pena, C 4 (47), Navarro, D 3 (17), Longoria (56), Crawford, C (29). 2-out RBI: Gross
2; Crawford, C; Pena, C 3. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Navarro, D 5; Upton, B. SF:
Pena, C. Team RISP: 4-for-12. Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING SB: Gross
2 (5, 2nd base off Santana, E/Mathis, 2nd base off Oliver, D/Mathis), Crawford, C (35, 2nd base off Santana, E/Mathis).
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