Carlos Pena put the Rays ahead to stay with a seventh-inning home run. (AP)
By Bill Chastain / MLB.com
James Shields retired the final 14 batters he faced before leaving after seven innings and a 73-minute rain delay. Shields got enough support from the Rays, who used a Gabe Kapler RBI double and Carlos Pena homer, as well as a post-delay Ben Zobrist tater, to beat Johan Santana.
a-Grounded out for Feliciano, P in the 8th. b-Flied out for Murphy, Dn in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Church (12, Shields), Santos, O (7, Shields), Cora (7, Shields). TB: Santos, O 2; Church 2; Cora 2; Beltran. RBI: Santos, O (22). 2-out RBI: Santos, O. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Castillo, L; Beltran. Team RISP: 1-for-5. Team LOB:
FIELDING DP: 2 (Murphy, Dn-Cora-Murphy, Dn, Feliciano, P-Cora-Murphy, Dn). Pickoffs: Santana, J (Crawford, C at 1st base).