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Eaton given fits
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Rays 11, Orioles 3
Chad Moeller (right) blocks the plate in the fourth, preventing a run. (Gail Burton/AP)
Adam Eaton struggled early, allowing four runs in the fourth, but caught a break when Chad Moeller blocked the plate in the fourth to save a run. Eaton's day was done after four, though, and the O's mustered just six hits in the finale vs. the Rays.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (3-3)
Won 1
Tampa Bay 11, Baltimore 3   BAL
Baltimore (4-2)
Lost 1
April 12, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 4 0 0 4 0 1 2 0   11 17 0
Baltimore
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3   3 6 0
Standings thru 4/12/09  |  Recap: TB | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Orioles stats
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura, 2B 5 0 3 1 0 1 3 .364
  Kapler, CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
Crawford, C, LF 5 1 2 3 0 2 2 .308
Longoria, 3B 5 1 3 2 0 1 2 .481
Pena, C, 1B 5 1 1 1 0 2 3 .217
Burrell, DH 4 1 2 0 1 1 2 .200
Navarro, D, C 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .190
Zobrist, CF-RF 5 2 2 3 0 2 1 .308
Gross, RF 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .091
  Aybar, W, 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Bartlett, SS 5 3 3 1 0 0 1 .391
Totals 43 11 17 11 3 11 16  

BATTING
2B: Longoria (4, Eaton), Navarro, D (2, Bass), Iwamura (3, Bass), Burrell (1, Bass).
3B: Crawford, C (1, Eaton).
HR: Zobrist (1, 5th inning off Bass, 2 on, 1 out), Bartlett (1, 7th inning off Bass, 0 on, 2 out), Longoria (5, 8th inning off Bass, 0 on, 1 out), Pena, C (2, 8th inning off Bass, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Bartlett 6; Longoria 7; Crawford, C 4; Pena, C 4; Burrell 3; Zobrist 5; Navarro, D 2; Iwamura 4.
RBI: Crawford, C 3 (5), Longoria 2 (10), Zobrist 3 (3), Iwamura (1), Bartlett (2), Pena, C (3).
2-out RBI: Crawford, C 3; Longoria; Iwamura; Bartlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burrell 2; Pena, C; Longoria 2; Crawford, C; Navarro, D.
Team RISP: 6-for-13.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Longoria (1, 2nd base off Eaton/Moeller), Iwamura (3, 2nd base off Eaton/Moeller), Crawford, C (1, 2nd base off Eaton/Moeller).

FIELDING
DP: (Bartlett-Aybar, W-Pena, C).

 
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .375
  Wigginton, 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Jones, Ad, CF 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .409
Markakis, RF 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .364
Huff, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .238
Mora, 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .313
  Freel, 3B-2B 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .000
Scott, DH 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .176
Pie, LF 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 .143
Moeller, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .429
Andino, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .200
Totals 32 3 6 2 4 5 13  

BATTING
2B: Jones, Ad (4, Shields).
TB: Scott; Andino; Jones, Ad 3; Moeller; Huff.
RBI: Scott (3), Pie (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Mora; Pie; Andino.
GIDP: Moeller.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Jones, Ad (Gross at home).

 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Shields (W, 1-1) 7.0 3 0 0 1 3 0 3.65
Wheeler, D 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Balfour 0.0 2 3 3 3 0 0 20.25
Howell 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Eaton (L, 0-1) 4.0 8 4 4 2 6 0 9.00
Bass 3.1 8 7 7 1 4 4 16.88
Sarfate 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 9.00

Balfour pitched to 5 batters in the 9th.

WP: Eaton.
Pitches-strikes: Shields 88-58, Wheeler, D 11-7, Balfour 24-10, Howell 7-6, Eaton 100-64, Bass 66-39, Sarfate 23-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Shields 12-2, Wheeler, D 0-2, Balfour 0-0, Howell 1-0, Eaton 2-1, Bass 4-2, Sarfate 1-1.
Batters faced: Shields 25, Wheeler, D 4, Balfour 5, Howell 2, Eaton 21, Bass 19, Sarfate 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Howell 3-1.
Umpires: HP: Jim Joyce. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Brian Knight. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 48 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 11 mph, L to R.
T: 3:00.
Att: 15,531.
Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
April 12, 2009
April 12, 2009

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