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2011 Season
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2011-05-05 Toronto Blue Jays 1 @ Tampa Bay Rays 3Final
2011-05-03 Toronto Blue Jays 2 @ Tampa Bay Rays 3Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
2011-05-04 Tampa Bay Rays – 2 Toronto Blue Jays – 3 FINAL 30 14-16
Night Game | Streak: 1 | W: Morrow, L: Niemann, SV: Francisco
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 2011-05-04 | Time: 2:54 | Attendance: 10,099
At the ballpark in Tampa

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 2011 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Wednesday, May 4, 2011 (N) at Tropicana Field
TOR A    2  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  –   3  8  1
TB  A    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  –   2  7  0
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis rf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Patterson cf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Escobar ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Lind 1b                       4   1   4   2       0   0       8   1
Rivera lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Encarnacion 3b                3   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  McCoy 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cooper dh                     4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Molina c                      3   0   0   0       0   1      11   3
McDonald 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Morrow p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Frasor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rzepczynski p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Francisco p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   8   3       0   2      27  10
FIELDING – 
DP: 1. Encarnacion-Lind.
E: Escobar (1).
BATTING – 
2B: Rivera (2,off Niemann); Cooper (1,off Niemann).
HR: Lind (6,1st inning off Niemann 1 on 2 out).
SH: Molina (1,off Niemann).
HBP: Encarnacion (1,by Niemann).
Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Davis (7,2nd base off Niemann/Jaso).
Tampa Bay Rays               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fuld lf                       5   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Zobrist 2b                    4   1   1   0       1   2       1   1
Damon dh                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Longoria 3b                   2   0   1   0       2   1       0   6
Joyce rf                      3   0   1   1       0   2       4   0
Upton cf                      4   0   0   0       0   4       2   0
Kotchman 1b                   2   1   0   0       2   0      14   0
Brignac ss                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  D. Johnson ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  E. Johnson ss               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Jaso c                        3   0   1   0       1   0       3   1
  Rodriguez pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Niemann p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sonnanstine p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Russell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       6  12      27  13
BATTING – 
2B: Longoria (1,off Morrow); Zobrist (10,off Morrow).
SF: Joyce (1,off Morrow).
GDP: Fuld (1,off Frasor).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Kotchman (1,2nd base off Morrow/Molina).
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morrow W(1-1)                 6.1   5   1   1   4   7   0  27
Frasor                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Rzepczynski                   1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Francisco SV(1)               1     1   1   1   2   2   0   6
Totals                        9     7   2   2   6  12   0  38
Inherited Runners – Scored: Frasor 2-0.
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Tampa Bay Rays               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niemann L(1-4)                4     6   3   3   0   0   1  19
Sonnanstine                   3     1   0   0   0   0   0  10
Cruz                          1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Russell                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   3   3   0   2   1  36
HBP: Niemann (3,Encarnacion).
Umpires: HP – Chad Fairchild, 1B – Joe West, 2B – Angel Hernandez, 3B – Paul Schrieber
Official Scorer: Bill Mathews
Ejections: TOR Manager John Farrell by Chad Fairchild [Balls and
strikes]; TB  Manager Joe Maddon by Joe West [Call at 1B (Reversed)]; Melvin
Upton by Chad Fairchild [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 10099
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             Tampa Bay Rays           
1. Davis               rf        Fuld                lf
2. Patterson           cf        Zobrist             2b
3. Escobar             ss        Damon               dh
4. Lind                1b        Longoria            3b
5. Rivera              lf        Joyce               rf
6. Encarnacion         3b        Upton               cf
7. Cooper              dh        Kotchman            1b
8. Molina              c         Brignac             ss
9. McDonald            2b        Jaso                c
   Morrow              p         Niemann             p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Davis singled to shortstop; Davis stole second;
Patterson popped to catcher; Escobar grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Davis to third]; Lind homered [Davis scored]; Rivera
doubled to right; Encarnacion was hit by a pitch; Cooper
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays
2, Rays 0.

RAYS 1ST: Fuld grounded out (pitcher to first); Zobrist walked;
Damon forced Zobrist (first to shortstop); Damon was out trying
to advance to second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Rays 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Molina grounded out (third to first); McDonald
grounded out (third to first); Davis flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Rays 0.

RAYS 2ND: Longoria walked; Joyce struck out; Upton struck out;
Kotchman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Rays 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Patterson flied to right; Escobar grounded out
(third to first); Lind singled to center; Rivera popped to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 2, Rays 0.

RAYS 3RD: Brignac struck out (catcher to first); Jaso grounded
out (second to first); Fuld struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 2, Rays 0.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Encarnacion singled to left; Cooper doubled to
right [Encarnacion scored]; Molina out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Cooper to third]; McDonald grounded out
(shortstop to first); Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 0.

RAYS 4TH: Zobrist was called out on strikes; Damon singled to
left; Longoria doubled to left [Damon out at home (left to
shortstop to catcher)]; Joyce singled to first [Longoria to
third]; Upton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Blue Jays 3, Rays 0.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: SONNANSTINE REPLACED NIEMANN (PITCHING); On a
bunt Patterson grounded out (pitcher to first); Rays pitcher
Jeff Niemann left the game due to an injured back; Escobar
flied to right; Lind singled to right; Rivera grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 0.

RAYS 5TH: Kotchman walked; Kotchman stole second; On a bunt
Brignac made an out to pitcher; Jaso grounded out (first
unassisted) [Kotchman to third]; Fuld flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 0.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Encarnacion grounded out (third to first); Cooper
flied to center; Molina flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Blue Jays 3, Rays 0.

RAYS 6TH: Zobrist doubled to center; Damon flied to right
[Zobrist to third]; Longoria walked; Joyce out on a sacrifice
fly to center [Zobrist scored]; Upton was called out on strikes;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 1.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: On a bunt McDonald grounded out (third to first);
Davis flied to center; Patterson grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 1.

RAYS 7TH: Kotchman reached on an error by Escobar; D. JOHNSON
BATTED FOR BRIGNAC; D. Johnson lined to second; Jaso singled to
right [Kotchman to second]; FRASOR REPLACED MORROW (PITCHING);
Fuld grounded into a double play (third to first) [Kotchman out
at third]; Toronto manager John Farrell walked to the plate
after making the pitching change and talked to HP umpire Chad
Fairchild; after a brief, calm discussion, Fairchild ejected
Farrell the throw to first was wide on the foul side of the bag;
first baseman Adam Lind swiped at Sam Fuld as he ran past; Fuld
was called safe by 1B umpire Joe West; the umpires huddled and
then Fuld was called out; 1B coach George Hendrick started
talking with West and Rays Manager Joe Maddon ran out to argue;
West told Maddon to go back to the dugout a couple of times and
then ejected Maddon; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 3,
Rays 1.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: E. JOHNSON REPLACED D. JOHNSON (PLAYING SS); CRUZ
REPLACED SONNANSTINE (PITCHING); On a bunt Escobar grounded out
(pitcher to first); Lind singled to center; Rivera flied to
right; Encarnacion flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 3, Rays 1.

RAYS 8TH: RZEPCZYNSKI REPLACED FRASOR (PITCHING); Zobrist struck
out (catcher to first); Damon singled to center; Longoria was
called out on strikes; Joyce struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Blue Jays 3, Rays 1.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: RUSSELL REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Cooper was
called out on strikes; Molina was called out on strikes;
McDonald popped to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 3,
Rays 1.

RAYS 9TH: MCCOY REPLACED ENCARNACION (PLAYING 3B); FRANCISCO
REPLACED RZEPCZYNSKI (PITCHING); Upton was called out on
strikes; B.J. Upton went nuts after being called out for the
third time in the game; he was immediately ejected by HP umpire
Chad Fairchild; Upton kept yelling and pointing at Fairchild and
had to be restrained by two coaches; Kotchman walked; E.
Johnson struck out; Jaso walked [Kotchman to second]; RODRIGUEZ
RAN FOR JASO; Fuld singled to second [Kotchman scored, Rodriguez
to third]; Zobrist grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Blue Jays 3, Rays 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        3   8   1    6
 Rays             2   7   0    9