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Jimenez strong
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Rockies 4, Rays 3
Huston Street (right) celebrates with Paul Phillips after notching his 15th save. (David Zalubowski/AP)
Ubaldo Jimenez held the Rays to one run over 6 2/3 innings to give the Rockies a victory in the series finale and their fourth straight series win. Clint Barmes and Todd Helton backed Jimenez with back-to-back homers in the third inning, and Carlos Gonzalez also went deep.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (35-33)
Lost 2
Colorado 4, Tampa Bay 3   COL
Colorado (33-33)
Won 2
June 18, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   3 10 0
Colorado
0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 X   4 7 2
Standings thru 6/18/09  |  Recap: TB | COL  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Rockies stats
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton, B, CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .226
Crawford, C, LF 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .311
Longoria, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 3 3 .307
Pena, C, 1B 4 0 0 0 1 2 4 .236
Zobrist, 2B 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 .307
Gross, RF 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .277
Bartlett, SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .376
Navarro, D, C 3 0 2 1 1 1 2 .218
Garza, M, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000
  a-Aybar, W, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .270
  Nelson, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Balfour, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Burrell, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
  Choate, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 38 3 10 3 3 9 21  

a-Lined out for Garza, M in the 6th. b-Flied out for Balfour in the 8th.

BATTING
3B: Bartlett (3, Jimenez, U).
TB: Bartlett 4; Gross; Longoria; Upton, B 2; Crawford, C; Zobrist; Navarro, D 2.
RBI: Navarro, D (21), Zobrist 2 (41).
2-out RBI: Navarro, D; Zobrist 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pena, C; Garza, M 2; Aybar, W; Zobrist.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gross (6, 3rd base off Jimenez, U/Phillips), Upton, B (25, 3rd base off Street/Phillips), Crawford, C (37, 2nd base off Street/Phillips).

FIELDING
DP: (Bartlett-Pena, C).

 
Colorado AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Smith, S, LF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .278
  Corpas, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Street, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Barmes, 2B 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .296
Helton, 1B 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .307
Hawpe, RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .335
Tulowitzki, SS 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .243
Stewart, I, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .218
Gonzalez, C, CF-LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .206
Phillips, C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333
Jimenez, U, P 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .304
  Peralta, Jo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Fowler, PH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .259
Totals 29 4 7 4 2 9 6  

a-Struck out for Peralta, Jo in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Tulowitzki (9, Nelson, J).
HR: Barmes (7, 3rd inning off Garza, M, 1 on, 2 out), Helton (8, 3rd inning off Garza, M, 0 on, 2 out), Gonzalez, C (1, 4th inning off Garza, M, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Tulowitzki 2; Barmes 5; Phillips; Jimenez, U; Gonzalez, C 4; Helton 4.
RBI: Barmes 2 (34), Helton (46), Gonzalez, C (2).
2-out RBI: Barmes 2; Helton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gonzalez, C.
GIDP: Jimenez, U.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Tulowitzki (9, 3rd base off Nelson, J/Navarro, D).
CS: Barmes (5, 2nd base by Choate/Navarro, D).

FIELDING
E: Stewart, I 2 (5, throw, throw).

 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Garza, M (L, 4-5) 5.0 5 4 4 2 5 3 3.83
Nelson, J 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
Balfour 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.28
Choate 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.00
 
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Jimenez, U (W, 6-6) 6.2 6 1 1 3 7 0 3.73
Peralta, Jo (H, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.86
Corpas (H, 7) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
Street (S, 15) 1.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 3.41

HBP: Longoria (by Jimenez, U).
Pitches-strikes: Garza, M 83-51, Nelson, J 20-14, Balfour 10-7, Choate 11-8, Jimenez, U 117-70, Peralta, Jo 4-3, Corpas 12-9, Street 29-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Garza, M 1-5, Nelson, J 0-1, Balfour 1-0, Choate 0-0, Jimenez, U 5-4, Peralta, Jo 0-1, Corpas 0-2, Street 0-0.
Batters faced: Garza, M 21, Nelson, J 4, Balfour 3, Choate 3, Jimenez, U 31, Peralta, Jo 1, Corpas 4, Street 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Peralta, Jo 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: John Hirschbeck. 3B: Wally Bell.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:53.
Att: 28,639.
Venue: Coors Field.
June 18, 2009
June 18, 2009

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