Final

Series: Game 2 of 3

Tampa Bay leads 2-0 (as of 7/18)

Game 1: Friday, July 17
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Kansas City7
Game 2: Saturday, July 18
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Kansas City2
Game 3: Sunday, July 19
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Rays 4

(50-41, 20-26 away)

Royals 2

(37-53, 22-26 home)

    7:10 PM ET, July 18, 2009

    Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri 

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    TB 010000030 4 12 1
    KC 010000100 2 5 0

    W: C. Bradford (1-0)

    L: J. Cruz (3-4)

    S: J. Howell (8)

    Game Notes

    RAYS PITCHER SCOTT KAZMIR LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS FOREARM.

    Game Information

    StadiumKauffman Stadium, Kansas City, MO
    Attendance30,288 (79.9% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:13
    Weather75 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind6 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Paul Schrieber, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Joe West, Third Base - Ed Rapuano