David Price struck out four Rangers in five innings Saturday. (Mike Fuentes/AP)
By Bill Chastain / MLB.com
The Rays' offense was quiet early, but they began their comeback in the eighth inning with back-to-back RBI singles by Ben Zobrist and Willy Aybar. The attack continued in the ninth as Zobrist singled again with the bases loaded to tie the game. Francisco Perez dropped a sacrifice bunt to score the go-ahead run.
a-Batted for Gross in the 8th. b-Struck out for Kapler in the 8th. c-Walked for Richard in the 9th. d-Struck out for
Navarro, D in the 9th. 1-Ran for Aybar, W in the 8th.
BATTING TB: Bartlett 2; Longoria; Upton, B; Crawford, C 3; Zobrist 2; Navarro, D; Aybar, W. RBI:
Zobrist 4 (83), Aybar, W (36), Crawford, C (67), Perez, F (1). 2-out RBI: Zobrist 2; Aybar, W. Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Zobrist; Upton, B 3; Zaun 2. SAC: Perez, F. GIDP:
Bartlett. Team RISP: 4-for-11. Team LOB: 8.
Bartlett (26, 2nd base off McCarthy/Teagarden). CS: Bartlett (7, 2nd base by McCarthy/Teagarden).
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