Jeff Niemann allowed four runs in 5 1/3 innings on Wednesday. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
By Bill Chastain / MLB.com
Carlos Pena hit his 30th and 31st home runs of the season, and Pat Burrell added a solo shot, but the Angels used a pair of late homers to turn a one-run deficit into a rout with a three-run sixth and a five-run seventh, handing the Rays their fourth consecutive loss.
BATTING 3B: Napoli (1, Niemann). HR: Matthews (3, 6th inning off Balfour, 2 on, 2 out), Kendrick,
H (7, 7th inning off Wheeler, 2 on, 2 out). TB: Figgins 3; Aybar 2; Morales, K 2; Napoli 4; Kendrick, H 5; Matthews
4. RBI: Figgins (39), Napoli (44), Matthews 3 (38), Morales, K (76), Kendrick, H 3 (41). 2-out RBI:
Figgins; Napoli; Matthews 3; Kendrick, H 3. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aybar; Willits 2. Team
RISP: 4-for-10. Team LOB: 5.
BASERUNNING SB: Figgins (34, 2nd base off Niemann/Navarro),
Kendrick, H (9, 2nd base off Niemann/Navarro). CS: Aybar (5, 2nd base by Niemann/Navarro). PO: Figgins
(1st base by Niemann).
The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions.