Final in 8

Rays 1

(11-10, 4-6 away)

Pirates 4

(13-9, 8-6 home)

    1:05 PM ET, March 23, 2009

    McKechnie Field, Bradenton, Florida 

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    TB 000000010 1 - -
    PIT 02020000 - 4 - -
     
    
    TAMPA BAY (1) AT PITTSBURGH (4)
    
     TAMPA BAY        AB  R  H BI  PITTSBURGH       AB  R  H BI
     G Kapler CF       3  0  0  0  N Morgan LF       3  0  1  1 
     G Gross RF        1  0  1  1  A McCutchen CF    1  0  0  0 
     D Navarro C       3  0  1  0  R Vazquez 2B      4  0  1  0 
     S Riggans C       1  0  0  0  L Cruz 2B         0  0  0  0 
     W Aybar 2B        3  0  0  0  Ad LaRoche 1B     3  0  1  0 
     M Ensberg 3B      1  0  0  0  S Pearce 1B       1  0  0  0 
     C Pena 1B         2  0  0  0  E Hinske 3B       3  1  2  0 
     J Weber LF        1  0  0  0  A Machado 3B      1  0  0  0 
     P Burrell LF      3  0  0  0  B Moss RF         2  1  0  1 
     C Richard 1B      1  0  0  0  G Jones RF        1  0  0  0 
     M Joyce DH        3  0  0  0  J Wilson SS       2  2  2  0 
     J Ruggiano RF/CF  3  0  1  0  B Bixler SS       1  0  0  0 
     R Sadler CF       0  0  0  0  J Jaramillo C     4  0  0  1 
     R Brignac SS/2B   3  0  1  0  Z Duke P          2  0  1  1 
     R Olmedo 2B       0  0  0  0  D Veal P          0  0  0  0 
     A Kennedy 3B/SS   1  1  0  0  An LaRoche PH     1  0  0  0 
                                   T Yates P         0  0  0  0 
                                   C Bootcheck P     0  0  0  0 
                                   J Salazar PF      1  0  0  0 
                                   J Chavez P        0  0  0  0 
     TOTALS           29  1  4  1  TOTALS           30  4  8  4
    
     TAMPA BAY                 000 000 010 --  1
     PITTSBURGH                020 200 00x --  4
    
     LOB--TAMPA BAY 4, PITTSBURGH 8. 2B--J Wilson 2, Z
     Duke, Ad LaRoche, G Gross. 3B--E Hinske. SB--N 
     Morgan 2 (5), S Pearce 1 (1), J Ruggiano 1 (3). 
     CS--N Morgan, R Brignac, J Ruggiano.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      TAMPA BAY
     J Hammel (L,0-1)                   4   6   4   4   5   2   0
     L Cormier                          2   1   0   0   1   0   0
     J Nelson                           1   1   0   0   0   1   0
     J DePaula                          1   0   0   0   0   0   0
      PITTSBURGH
     Z Duke (W,1-0)                     5   2   0   0   2   4   0
     D Veal                             1   0   0   0   0   0   0
     T Yates                            1   0   0   0   0   1   0
     C Bootcheck                        1   2   1   1   1   2   0
     J Chavez (S,1)                     1   0   0   0   0   1   0
    
     SO--TB: J Ruggiano 2, C Richard, P Burrell, R 
     Brignac, W Aybar, C Pena, S Riggans. PIT: R 
     Vazquez, A Machado, Ad LaRoche. BB--TB: A Kennedy 
     2, C Pena. PIT: A McCutchen 3, N Morgan, J Wilson,
     B Moss. T--2:37. A--4,947.
    

    Game Information

    StadiumMcKechnie Field, Bradenton, FL
    Umpires, First Base - Charlie Reliford, Second Base - Jerry Crawford, Third Base - Phil Cuzzi