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Game Preview: TBD @ DET, 1:05pm, Thursday, August 9, 2007 @Comerica Park

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Tampa Bay Devil Rays, 43-70, 5th, 25½ GB, 20 GB in WC

SP: Scott Kazmir (23, LHP, 8-7, 3.72)

   2007 Gamelogs / 2007 Splits / vs. DET Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2007 (8-7)            145   146  68  60  69 153 12    3.72      
 2006 (10-8)           144.2 132  59  52  52 163 15    3.24      
 2005 (10-9)           186   172  90  78 100 174 12    3.77      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         3-3  43.2  40  15  12  17  48  0    2.47   58 
 2007-08-04    BAL   W   7     7   1   1   2   9  0     110   66 
 2007-07-29    BOS  ND   6     6   0   0   1   8  0      97   67 
 2007-07-24    BAL   L   6.2   7   3   3   3   8  0     113   53 
 2007-07-18    LAA   W   7     3   1   1   1   6  0      94   72 
 2007-07-13    NYY   W   6     4   1   0   4   7  0     117   65 
 2007-07-08    KCR   L   5     7   5   4   3   4  0     105   36 
 2007-07-03    BOS   L   6     6   4   3   3   6  0     113   49 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.DET      1-3  24.2  21  15  15  17  20  3    5.47   47 
 2006-06-12    DET  ND   5     4   0   0   2   3  0      98   60 
 2005-07-08    DET   L   3     5   5   5   4   2  0      72   27 
 2005-05-19    DET   W   5.2   3   2   2   4   2  0      96   53 
 2004-10-02    DET   L   6     5   4   4   1   6  2      97   51 
 2004-09-03    DET   L   5     4   4   4   6   7  1      95   44 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   26-33   Road:   17-37   ExtrInn: 5-3 
 vsRHP:  30-49   vsLHP:  13-21   1-Run:  13-12
 vsEast: 14-28   vsCntrl:12-21   vsWest: 10-10 IL: 7-11

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
113 Wed, Aug  8  @DET  W   7-1       43-70  5th 25.5 gb
112 Tue, Aug  7  @DET  L   6-9       42-70  5th 25.5 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
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30:10-20
Detroit Tigers, 63-50, 2nd, ½ GB, tied for WC

SP: Jeremy Bonderman (24, RHP, 10-4, 4.50)

   2007 Gamelogs / 2007 Splits / vs. TBD Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2007 (10-4)           136   144  75  68  30 121 17    4.50      
 2006 (14-8)           214   214 104  97  64 202 18    4.08      
 2005 (14-13)          189   199 101  96  57 145 21    4.57      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-3  46    55  30  29  10  39  8    5.67   47 
 2007-08-04    CHW   L   7    10   6   6   1   4  2     109   36 
 2007-07-29    LAA   L   2.1   9  11  10   3   4  0      75   -2 
 2007-07-24    CHW   L   7     8   5   5   1   4  2      99   44 
 2007-07-19    MIN  ND   6.2   9   3   3   1   6  1     106   49 
 2007-07-13    SEA   W   7     6   3   3   0   5  2      87   58 
 2007-07-07    BOS  ND   8     7   2   2   3   9  1     114   66 
 2007-07-01    MIN   W   8     6   0   0   1   7  0     110   76 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.TBD      3-1  37    26   8   7   6  39  1    1.70   69 
 2007-05-29    TBD   W   6.1   4   2   1   0   8  0     103   67 
 2006-06-14    TBD  ND   8     6   1   1   1  12  0     113   77 
 2004-09-30    TBD   W   9     4   0   0   1   9  0     115   87 
 2004-09-03    TBD   W   7     4   2   2   3   8  0      92   66 
 2003-05-10    TBD   L   6.2   8   3   3   1   2  1      90   47 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   28-25   Road:   35-25   ExtrInn: 5-6 
 vsRHP:  41-39   vsLHP:  22-11   1-Run:  20-15
 vsEast: 15-10   vsCntrl:23-23   vsWest: 11-13 IL:14-4 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
113 Wed, Aug  8   TBD  L   1-7       63-50  2nd  0.5 gb
112 Tue, Aug  7   TBD  W   9-6       63-49  2nd  0.5 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
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30:14-16
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Wed, Aug 08, 2007 TBD  7 @DET  1    W:James Shields (9-7), L: Chad Durbin (7-4), S: none
Tue, Aug 07, 2007 DET  9  TBD  6    W:Tim Byrdak (1-0), L: Dan Wheeler (1-5), S: Todd Jones (30)
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
Season Series: 2007 - Tied 3-3; 2006 - DET won 5-3; 2005 - DET won 5-2; All-Time - Tied 37-37

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  5.96

KCR  4.66

WSN  3.97

RA/G

SDP  3.82

MIL  4.63

TBD  6.22

BA

M. Ordonez  .351

M. Stairs  .290

R. Langerhans  .157

OBP

B. Bonds  .496

S. Spiezio  .360

M. Olivo  .252

SLG

R. Braun  .665

T. Buck  .462

N. Punto  .274

OPS

B. Bonds  1.076

O. Hudson  .818

R. Langerhans  .549

ERA

C. Young  1.82

G. Maddux  4.15

J. Contreras  6.49

K/9IP

E. Bedard  11.20

B. Penny  6.28

S. Trachsel  3.15

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Tampa Bay Devil Rays Batters (4.68 RS/G) vs. Detroit Tigers Pitchers (5.01 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 38.Bonderman
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 18/.457 2/2.000 3/.000 2/.000 7/.572 1/.000 4/.000 2/2.000 2/.000 467/314 .312/.359/.474/.833 .887/.806 .882 93/1.044 36/8 9/4
31.Gomes G/S/vP 3/.333 1/no AB ··· 3/1.666 3/.000 1/no AB 6/.000 5/.000 ··· 230/153 .265/.335/.520/.855 .978/.792 .885 79/.797 4/1 13/0
16.Harris G/S/vP 2/1.500 ··· 2/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 422/293 .298/.357/.432/.789 .872/.754 .791 106/.670 3/0 8/12
1.Iwamura* G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 ··· 3/.666 ··· 2/2.000 ··· ··· 345/224 .295/.367/.404/.771 .877/.714 .764 119/.691 8/5 3/6
30.Navarro# G/S/vP 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 3/1.334 1/.000 ··· 297/218 .201/.259/.316/.575 .558/.581 .612 68/.866 3/0 5/7
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 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 3/.000 1/.000 5/.600 6/.333 2/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 394/296 .274/.384/.576/.960 .810/1.011 .986 117/.859 1/0 26/6
2.Upton G/S/vP 6/1.000 ··· 3/.000 2/.000 2/.000 1/no AB 5/1.000 ··· ··· 340/241 .323/.401/.556/.957 .947/.961 1.076 114/.989 13/6 16/13
9.Wilson G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 1/no AB 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· 151/91 .250/.302/.338/.640 .662/.625 .517 60/.738 3/0 0/13
26.Young G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 3/.000 1/2.000 1/2.000 ··· 2/1.500 ··· ··· 474/345 .296/.327/.417/.744 .760/.738 .766 110/.827 7/3 9/7
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP ··· 1/3.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 85/61 .163/.181/.213/.394 .279/.434 .444 19/.439 2/0 1/6
IP 136.0 25.2 103.1 55.0 47.1 30.2 26.0 30.1 31.1 TOTAL .269/.334/.433/.767 .812/.748 .785 89/33 131/91
ERA-K/9 4.50/8.0 3.51/10.9 4.44/5.1 5.89/6.9 4.56/4.6 4.11/7.9 2.77/4.8 5.04/7.7 3.16/6.0 4.59/6.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Navarro (50-22-4)
 Paul (9-6-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 573/.268 116/.247 450/.263 250/.288 205/.273 146/.264 114/.293 138/.248 131/.252 .272  Young
 Upton
 Crawford
 Gomes
 Norton
0/26/87/11
0/34/0/5
105/0/0/3
9/0/24/2
2/0/4/0
OPS .736 .787 .759 .786 .699 .741 .754 .781 .683 .773
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 319/.749 41/.834 215/.756 78/.800 114/.727 61/.666 40/.596 58/.822 70/.596 .753
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 254/.718 75/.762 235/.763 172/.780 91/.664 85/.797 74/.841 80/.751 61/.784 .787
Home 280/.680 48/.787 165/.887 126/.987 101/.713 81/.853 38/.744 82/.848 63/.566 .787
Last 28d days 133/.948 26/.775 72/.684 70/.714 41/.544 53/.804 43/.840 6/.167 39/.873
HR/SB/CS 17/14/1 3/2/1 15/5/1 5/0/2 2/1/0 3/1/0 1/1/3 5/5/1 1/1/1 121/56/20
Usage ····X··· ·o·X···· ·······X ·o··X··o ·oo··o·· ··o··X·· ··o··X·· ··oo···· ···oX··X
Detroit Tigers Batters (5.67 RS/G) vs. Tampa Bay Devil Rays Pitchers (6.18 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 19.Kazmir*
G/S/vB
50.Balfour
G/S/vB
27.Dohmann
G/S/vB
47.Glover
G/S/vB
28.Reyes
G/S/vB
53.Salas
G/S/vB
41.Stokes
G/S/vB
52.Switzer*
G/S/vB
35.Wheeler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
21.Casey* G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/.250 5/1.600 4/.250 ··· 1/.000 ··· 4/.750 377/321 .293/.355/.396/.751 .763/.749 .776 90/.727 2/1 3/1
28.Granderson* G/S/vP 3/.666 1/no AB 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 482/382 .299/.354/.555/.909 .527/1.008 .814 111/.994 14/1 16/4
9.Guillen# G/S/vP 3/.000 4/.250 5/.650 5/2.350 3/.333 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 423/326 .310/.374/.517/.891 .992/.871 .932 102/.654 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 12/.633 3/1.334 1/.000 3/1.167 ··· ··· ··· 2/2.000 ··· 153/89 .267/.296/.342/.638 .735/.571 .647 40/.634 4/1 2/4
15.Inge G/S/vP 12/.833 3/.833 2/.500 12/.542 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 412/312 .242/.319/.394/.713 .829/.677 .711 102/.576 6/1 12/14
27.Monroe G/S/vP 12/1.195 4/1.250 3/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 2/3.000 364/267 .220/.264/.375/.639 .883/.549 .587 67/.556 0/3 11/3
30.Ordonez G/S/vP 5/.200 2/2.000 4/.833 3/.666 2/.000 1/5.000 ··· 1/3.000 4/2.750 478/363 .351/.426/.575/1.001 1.282/.914 1.032 115/.845 2/1 18/1
14.Polanco G/S/vP 6/.333 1/.000 4/1.417 5/.650 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 4/.500 456/335 .348/.389/.470/.859 .812/.877 .934 97/1.021 3/2 7/0
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 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 57/32 .358/.393/.623/1.016 .820/1.162 .957 56/.997 2/0 3/0
7.Rodriguez G/S/vP 12/.432 3/.000 2/.500 3/.000 6/.933 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 6/.666 375/264 .280/.291/.427/.718 .711/.720 .725 74/.585 0/2 9/5
3.Sheffield G/S/vP 11/1.434 3/.666 1/.000 3/.667 1/2.000 1/2.000 3/.666 ··· 7/.971 460/351 .290/.396/.522/.918 .970/.902 1.029 89/.705 17/4 23/0
IP 145.0 9.0 10.0 57.2 41.0 23.1 51.0 1.2 53.1 TOTAL .289/.347/.464/.811 .845/.800 .822 62/23 131/78
ERA-K/9 3.72/9.5 9.00/10.0 3.60/9.0 5.31/5.8 4.39/10.1 3.09/7.0 7.76/5.1 27.00/5.3 5.23/10.0 5.89/7.3

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

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 633/.264 44/.273 43/.200 254/.293 168/.197 105/.207 247/.350 12/.500 225/.250 .296  Granderson
 Monroe
 Ordonez
 Raburn
 Sheffield
 Hessman
 Infante
0/111/0/9
95/0/1/6
0/0/102/3
6/5/7/1
7/0/7/1
1/0/0/0
1/12/6/0
OPS .736 .819 .704 .835 .650 .739 .952 1.183 .755 .840
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 165/.535 18/.844 19/.653 114/.931 87/.689 54/.622 122/1.004 5/.400 90/.724 .837
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 468/.811 26/.804 24/.743 140/.759 81/.605 51/.864 125/.901 7/1.857 135/.776 .843
Road 275/.775 11/.833 26/.808 112/.829 74/.826 40/.729 109/1.048 10/1.267 114/.688 .883
Last 28d days 132/.553 44/.819 43/.704 59/.848 34/.825 41/.782 60/1.004 2/.500 46/.724
HR/SB/CS 12/9/6 1/3/0 2/2/0 8/5/1 8/1/0 4/1/1 9/3/1 0/0/0 8/3/0 143/70/32
Usage ····X··· ··X·o··· ·oo··X·· ··o··o·X ···X···o ·X·X···X ···XX··· ········ ·X·····o

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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