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Roberts sets record
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Rays 3, Orioles 1
Jeremy Guthrie struck out four and walked one on Tuesday night. (Chris O'Meara/AP)
Second baseman Brian Roberts hit a double in the third inning, setting the season mark for a switch-hitter with 56, but the Orioles went on to lose to the Rays. Baltimore right-hander Jeremy Guthrie gave up three runs in seven solid innings.
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Series at a glance:
BAL
Baltimore (60-97)
Lost 12
Tampa Bay 3, Baltimore 1   TB
Tampa Bay (81-76)
Won 3
September 29, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Baltimore
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 9 0
Tampa Bay
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 X   3 8 0
Standings thru 9/29/09  |  Recap: BAL | TB  |  Gameday  |  Orioles stats  |  Rays stats
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .287
Wigginton, DH 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .270
Markakis, RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .291
Scott, LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .261
Wieters, C 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .294
Mora, 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .258
Aubrey, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .296
Fiorentino, CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .289
  a-Montanez, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .182
Izturis, C, SS 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .246
Totals 33 1 9 1 3 5 16  

a-Struck out for Fiorentino in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Roberts, B (56, Davis, W).
TB: Roberts, B 2; Wigginton; Scott; Mora; Markakis; Wieters 2; Fiorentino; Aubrey.
RBI: Scott (77).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Izturis, C; Mora.
GIDP: Fiorentino.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Fiorentino (Aybar, W at 2nd base).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton, B, CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .237
Crawford, C, LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .307
Longoria, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .282
Zobrist, 2B 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .288
Aybar, W, 1B 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .259
Burrell, DH 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .226
Zaun, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
Gross, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .232
Brignac, SS 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .284
Totals 30 3 8 3 1 6 6  

BATTING
2B: Zobrist (25, Guthrie), Upton, B (32, Guthrie), Burrell (16, Guthrie).
3B: Brignac (2, Guthrie).
TB: Upton, B 2; Burrell 2; Zobrist 2; Aybar, W 3; Brignac 4.
RBI: Zobrist (85), Aybar, W (40), Upton, B (49).
2-out RBI: Zobrist; Aybar, W.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crawford, C 2; Zaun.
SF: Upton, B.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford, C (60, 2nd base off Guthrie/Wieters).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gross (Wigginton at home).
DP: (Zobrist-Brignac-Aybar, W).

 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Guthrie (L, 10-17) 7.0 7 3 3 1 4 0 5.05
Sarfate 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.85
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Davis, W (W, 2-1) 7.0 7 1 1 3 3 0 3.45
Springer (H, 14) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
Cormier (H, 5) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.20
Wheeler, D 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.36
Choate (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.71
Balfour (S, 3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.88

Wheeler, D pitched to 1 batter in the 9th.

Pitches-strikes: Guthrie 107-72, Sarfate 14-9, Davis, W 106-65, Springer 4-2, Cormier 11-8, Wheeler, D 2-2, Choate 3-3, Balfour 6-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Guthrie 4-5, Sarfate 0-0, Davis, W 10-2, Springer 0-0, Cormier 1-1, Wheeler, D 0-0, Choate 0-0, Balfour 0-1.
Batters faced: Guthrie 29, Sarfate 3, Davis, W 28, Springer 1, Cormier 3, Wheeler, D 1, Choate 1, Balfour 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Choate 1-0, Balfour 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Phil Cuzzi. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: Mike Estabrook. 3B: Jerry Crawford.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:25.
Att: 10,349.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
September 29, 2009
September 29, 2009

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