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Game Preview: TBD @ DET, 7:05pm, Tuesday, August 7, 2007 @Comerica Park

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Tampa Bay Devil Rays, 42-69, 5th, 25½ GB, 20 GB in WC

SP: Jason Hammel (24, RHP, 1-1, 5.40)

   2007 Gamelogs / 2007 Splits / vs. DET Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2007 (1-1)             30    28  18  18  20  24  3    5.40      
 2006 (0-6)             44    61  38  38  21  32  7    7.77      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         0-5  30.2  41  28  28  13  23  4    8.22   37 
 2007-08-01    TOR  ND   3     3   2   2   1   1  0      51   45 
 2007-07-27    BOS   L   5.1   1   2   2   2   4  0      88   60 
 2007-07-21    NYY  ND   4     3   2   2   3   1  1      68   46 
 2006-10-01    CLE   L   5.1   9   6   6   1   8  0      86   33 
 2006-09-26    BOS   L   4     9   5   5   2   3  1      89   25 
 2006-09-19    BAL   L   4.1  10   5   5   1   3  0      89   25 
 2006-09-13    NYY   L   4.2   6   6   6   3   3  2      95   28 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.DET    Has never faced DET.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   26-33   Road:   16-36   ExtrInn: 5-3 
 vsRHP:  29-49   vsLHP:  13-20   1-Run:  13-12
 vsEast: 14-28   vsCntrl:11-20   vsWest: 10-10 IL: 7-11

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
111 Mon, Aug  6  @DET  L   4-6       42-69  5th 25.5 gb
110 Sun, Aug  5   BAL  L   3-11      42-68  5th 25.5 gb
109 Sat, Aug  4   BAL  W   9-2       42-67  5th 24.5 gb
108 Fri, Aug  3   BAL  L   1-3       41-67  5th 24.5 gb
107 Wed, Aug  1   TOR  W   6-2       41-66  5th 24.0 gb
106 Tue, Jul 31   TOR  L   0-2       40-66  5th 24.0 gb
105 Mon, Jul 30   TOR  W   5-4 (11)  40-65  5th 24.0 gb
104 Sun, Jul 29   BOS  W   5-2       39-65  5th 24.5 gb
103 Sat, Jul 28   BOS  L   6-12(12)  38-65  5th 25.5 gb
102 Fri, Jul 27   BOS  L   1-7       38-64  5th 24.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30: 9-21
Detroit Tigers, 62-49, 2nd, ½ GB, ½ up in WC

SP: Nate Robertson (29, LHP, 6-9, 5.05)

   2007 Gamelogs / 2007 Splits / vs. TBD Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2007 (6-9)            107   132  63  60  38  66 13    5.05      
 2006 (13-13)          208.2 206  98  89  67 137 29    3.84      
 2005 (7-16)           196.2 202 113  98  65 122 28    4.48      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-3  41.1  47  24  23  14  32  4    5.01   47 
 2007-08-01    OAK   L   6     9   3   3   1   2  1      96   43 
 2007-07-27    LAA   L   5.2  10   8   8   2   6  0     109   21 
 2007-07-22    KCR   L   6    11   5   4   1   5  1      96   36 
 2007-07-17    MIN   W   7     3   0   0   2   5  0     102   74 
 2007-07-08    BOS   W   6.1   4   4   4   4   2  2     107   47 
 2007-07-03    CLE  ND   5     6   3   3   2   8  0     108   49 
 2007-06-26    TEX  ND   5.1   4   1   1   2   4  0      84   58 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.TBD      0-3  16.2  24  12  11   6  14  2    5.94   43 
 2007-05-30    TBD   L   5.1   9   4   4   3   3  2      89   34 
 2006-08-03    TBD   L   6.1   5   2   2   3   5  0      92   57 
 2005-07-08    TBD  ND   0     0   0   0   0   0  0           50 
 2004-10-03    TBD   L   5    10   6   5   0   6  0      88   31 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   27-24   Road:   35-25   ExtrInn: 5-6 
 vsRHP:  40-38   vsLHP:  22-11   1-Run:  20-15
 vsEast: 14-9    vsCntrl:23-23   vsWest: 11-13 IL:14-4 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
111 Mon, Aug  6   TBD  W   6-4       62-49  2nd  0.5 gb
110 Sun, Aug  5   CHW  L   1-3       61-49  2nd  0.5 gb
109 Sat, Aug  4   CHW  L   5-7       61-48  2nd  0.5 gb
108 Fri, Aug  3   CHW  L   4-7       61-47  2nd  0.5 gb
107 Wed, Aug  1  @OAK  L   2-3       61-46  1st  1.0 up
106 Tue, Jul 31  @OAK  L   3-7       61-45  1st  1.0 up
105 Mon, Jul 30  @OAK  W   5-2       61-44  1st  1.0 up
104 Sun, Jul 29  @LAA  L   4-13      60-44  1st  0.5 up
103 Sat, Jul 28  @LAA  L   3-10      60-43  1st  0.5 up
102 Fri, Jul 27  @LAA  L   6-11      60-42  1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 2-8    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, Aug 06, 2007 DET  6  TBD  4    W:Zach Miner (2-3), L: Gary Glover (5-4), S: Todd Jones (29)
Wed, May 30, 2007 TBD  5  DET  3    W:James Shields (4-0), L: Nate Robertson (4-5), S: none
Tue, May 29, 2007 DET 14 @TBD  2    W:Jeremy Bonderman (4-0), L: Casey Fossum (3-5), S: none
Mon, May 28, 2007 TBD  6  DET  5    W:Gary Glover (2-2), L: Todd Jones (1-2), S: none

Thu, Aug 03, 2006 TBD  2  DET  1    W:Seth McClung (3-10), L: Nate Robertson (10-7), S: Brian Meadows (7)
Wed, Aug 02, 2006 DET  8 @TBD  3    W:Jason Grilli (1-1), L: Jon Switzer (2-2), S: none
Tue, Aug 01, 2006 DET 10 @TBD  4    W:Justin Verlander (14-4), L: J.P. Howell (0-1), S: none
Mon, Jul 31, 2006 TBD  7  DET  3    W:Casey Fossum (5-4), L: Kenny Rogers (11-5), S: none
Thu, Jun 15, 2006 DET  6  TBD  2    W:Zach Miner (2-1), L: Casey Fossum (2-3), S: none
Wed, Jun 14, 2006 TBD  5 @DET  1 (12)   W:Brian Meadows (2-1), L: Todd Jones (1-5), S: none
Season Series: 2007 - Tied 2-2; 2006 - DET won 5-3; 2005 - DET won 5-2; All-Time - Tied 36-36

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2007 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

NYY  5.94

TOR  4.65

WSN  3.94

RA/G

SDP  3.86

CLE  4.61

TBD  6.20

BA

M. Ordonez  .351

G. Sheffield  .290

R. Langerhans  .158

OBP

B. Bonds  .491

P. Konerko  .360

M. Olivo  .250

SLG

R. Braun  .669

M. Fontenot  .463

N. Punto  .271

OPS

R. Braun  1.057

G. Dobbs  .820

D. Navarro  .531

ERA

C. Young  1.82

J. Francis  4.01

J. Contreras  6.60

K/9IP

E. Bedard  11.20

J. Guthrie  6.30

A. Cook  3.21

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Tampa Bay Devil Rays Batters (4.65 RS/G) vs. Detroit Tigers Pitchers (4.98 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 29.Robertson*
G/S/vB
34.Byrdak*
G/S/vB
52.Durbin
G/S/vB
49.Grilli
G/S/vB
59.Jones
G/S/vB
43.McBride*
G/S/vB
31.Miner
G/S/vB
56.Rodney
G/S/vB
44.Seay*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
13.Crawford* G/S/vP 3/.666 2/2.000 3/.000 2/.000 6/.334 1/.000 4/.000 2/2.000 2/.000 457/310 .304/.351/.468/.819 .869/.795 .854 83/.991 36/8 9/4
31.Gomes G/S/vP 3/1.667 1/no AB ··· 2/.000 3/.000 1/no AB 6/.000 5/.000 ··· 221/148 .256/.330/.497/.827 .947/.770 .839 70/.705 4/1 12/0
16.Harris G/S/vP 3/2.334 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 413/288 .298/.358/.434/.792 .885/.753 .797 97/.670 3/0 8/12
1.Iwamura* G/S/vP 3/2.000 ··· 2/.500 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 2/2.000 ··· ··· 335/220 .295/.369/.408/.777 .889/.718 .775 109/.700 8/5 3/6
30.Navarro# G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 3/1.334 1/.000 ··· 288/214 .188/.250/.281/.531 .422/.567 .514 59/.690 3/0 3/6
14.Norton# G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 6/2.500 ··· 3/1.167 1/.000 ··· 143/127 .192/.322/.258/.580 .259/.622 .549 42/.475 1/0 2/0
8.Paul G/S/vP 3/2.000 ··· 7/1.262 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 73/46 .203/.247/.261/.508 .795/.336 .477 20/.400 1/0 1/1
23.Pena* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 5/.600 6/.333 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 384/292 .279/.389/.589/.978 .846/1.020 1.024 107/.913 1/0 26/6
2.Upton G/S/vP 8/.661 ··· 3/.000 2/.000 1/.000 1/no AB 5/1.000 ··· ··· 330/236 .325/.404/.564/.968 .962/.972 1.111 104/1.030 13/6 16/13
9.Wilson G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· 147/90 .250/.303/.341/.644 .698/.609 .518 56/.755 3/0 0/13
26.Young G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· 3/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 2/1.500 ··· ··· 465/341 .292/.325/.416/.741 .775/.728 .758 101/.816 7/3 9/7
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP 2/.000 1/3.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 80/57 .158/.167/.211/.378 .195/.443 .422 14/.368 2/0 1/6
IP 107.0 25.1 99.0 53.0 46.1 29.2 25.0 30.1 30.2 TOTAL .267/.333/.430/.763 .808/.745 .779 89/33 128/90
ERA-K/9 5.05/5.6 3.55/11.0 4.36/5.0 5.43/7.1 4.66/4.7 3.64/7.9 2.88/5.0 5.04/7.7 2.93/5.9 4.55/6.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Navarro (50-21-4)
 Paul (9-6-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 482/.306 115/.250 429/.259 239/.274 201/.273 138/.239 110/.292 138/.248 126/.243 .270  Young
 Upton
 Crawford
 Gomes
 Norton
0/26/85/11
0/32/0/5
103/0/0/3
9/0/24/2
2/0/4/0
OPS .834 .794 .755 .758 .704 .682 .751 .781 .666 .770
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 107/.725 41/.834 203/.747 75/.806 111/.728 58/.630 38/.594 58/.822 67/.561 .751
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 375/.865 74/.773 226/.763 164/.735 90/.672 80/.719 72/.835 80/.751 59/.787 .782
Home 289/.820 47/.807 144/.892 115/.949 97/.722 73/.750 34/.732 82/.848 58/.520 .779
Last 28d days 112/.879 25/.809 51/.620 59/.580 37/.549 45/.634 39/.839 6/.167 34/.838
HR/SB/CS 13/4/3 3/2/1 15/5/1 4/0/2 2/1/0 2/1/0 1/1/3 5/5/1 1/1/1 118/56/20
Usage ·····X·· ·X····X· ·····X·X ··X··oX· o··o···o o··X··o· o··X···· oo······ ·oX··X··
Detroit Tigers Batters (5.68 RS/G) vs. Tampa Bay Devil Rays Pitchers (6.20 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 49.Hammel
G/S/vB
50.Balfour
G/S/vB
27.Dohmann
G/S/vB
15.Fossum*
G/S/vB
47.Glover
G/S/vB
28.Reyes
G/S/vB
53.Salas
G/S/vB
41.Stokes
G/S/vB
35.Wheeler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
21.Casey* G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/.250 6/.750 5/1.600 4/.250 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 369/313 .291/.355/.393/.748 .763/.745 .771 82/.712 2/1 3/1
28.Granderson* G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 2/.000 8/.125 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 473/373 .298/.353/.556/.909 .527/1.009 .809 102/.998 14/0 16/4
9.Guillen# G/S/vP ··· 4/.250 4/.833 15/1.390 5/2.350 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 ··· 414/317 .315/.379/.527/.906 .992/.891 .968 93/.698 10/6 14/21
24.Hessman G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 33/19 .179/.273/.286/.559 .517/.596 .350 33/.559 0/0 1/0
20.Infante G/S/vP ··· 3/1.334 1/.000 8/.625 3/1.167 ··· ··· ··· ··· 153/89 .267/.296/.342/.638 .735/.571 .647 40/.634 4/1 2/4
15.Inge G/S/vP ··· 3/.833 2/.500 12/.917 12/.542 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 405/305 .240/.319/.390/.709 .829/.670 .700 95/.548 6/1 12/14
27.Monroe G/S/vP ··· 4/1.250 3/.000 10/.400 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 360/263 .222/.265/.378/.643 .883/.553 .593 63/.571 0/3 11/3
30.Ordonez G/S/vP ··· 2/2.000 3/1.167 11/1.414 3/.666 2/.000 ··· ··· 3/3.000 469/354 .351/.427/.572/.999 1.282/.911 1.032 106/.830 2/1 17/1
14.Polanco G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 4/1.417 9/.666 5/.650 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 447/326 .343/.386/.459/.845 .812/.857 .906 88/.963 3/2 6/0
58.Rabelo# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 121/105 .284/.325/.394/.719 .842/.700 .579 39/.959 0/0 0/5
25.Raburn G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 50/25 .348/.388/.609/.997 .820/1.166 .876 49/.975 2/0 3/0
7.Rodriguez G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 2/.500 18/.513 3/.000 6/.933 ··· ··· 5/.800 367/256 .281/.292/.431/.723 .711/.727 .736 66/.596 0/2 9/5
3.Sheffield G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 1/.000 14/.895 3/.667 1/2.000 1/2.000 3/.666 7/.971 456/347 .290/.397/.522/.919 .970/.904 1.035 85/.702 17/4 23/0
IP 30.0 8.0 9.1 76.0 56.2 41.0 21.1 51.0 52.0 TOTAL .288/.347/.463/.810 .845/.798 .821 62/22 129/78
ERA-K/9 5.40/7.2 10.13/7.9 3.86/8.7 7.70/6.3 5.40/5.7 4.39/10.1 2.95/6.8 7.76/5.1 4.85/9.9 5.90/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Rabelo (17-7-3)
 Rodriguez (39-13-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 133/.248 41/.300 41/.212 364/.339 249/.291 168/.197 97/.203 247/.350 215/.240 .295  Granderson
 Monroe
 Ordonez
 Raburn
 Sheffield
 Hessman
 Infante
0/109/0/9
94/0/1/6
0/0/100/3
5/5/7/1
7/0/7/1
1/0/0/0
1/12/6/0
OPS .737 .892 .744 .939 .836 .650 .724 .952 .733 .839
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 63/.695 17/.900 18/.694 124/.953 113/.921 87/.689 52/.606 122/1.004 86/.723 .839
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 70/.772 24/.891 23/.780 240/.932 136/.768 81/.605 45/.864 125/.901 129/.739 .840
Road 55/.845 8/1.381 24/.878 148/.869 107/.831 74/.826 32/.683 109/1.048 104/.636 .885
Last 28d days 53/.555 41/.892 41/.744 52/.987 54/.853 34/.825 33/.751 60/1.004 36/.573
HR/SB/CS 3/5/2 1/3/0 2/2/0 15/10/0 8/5/1 8/1/0 3/1/1 9/3/1 8/3/0 141/70/31
Usage ·····X·· X·o···Xo o··X···X ·X·o··oo o··o·X·· ·X···o·X ·X···Xo· ·XX····· ·····o·X

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.

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