With the victory, David Price evened his series record at 4-4. (Mike Carlson/AP)
By Zach Schonbrun / MLB.com
The Rays stood pat at the non-waiver Trade Deadline, then got some help from Carlos Pena's and Pat Burrell's sleepy bats. Pena hit a three-run homer and Burrell added two big hits to support David Price, who allowed one run over seven innnings as Tampa Bay moved to 7-0 vs. KC in 2009.
a-Struck out for Olivo in the 9th. 1-Ran for Bloomquist in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Olivo (12, Price). TB: DeJesus; Butler, B; Callaspo; Olivo 2;
Pena, B. RBI: Gordon, A (6), Pena, B (8). Runners left in scoring position, 2
out: Gordon, A. SF: Pena, B. Team RISP: 0-for-3. Team LOB: 6.
DeJesus (7, 2nd base by Price/Navarro, D). PO: DeJesus (1st base by Price).
2 (Ponson-Callaspo-Butler, B-Gordon, A, Butler, B-Betancourt, Y).