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Game Preview: TBR @ KCR, 8:10pm, Friday, July 25, 2008 @Kauffman Stadium

Tampa Bay Rays, 59-42, 1st, Tied

SP: Edwin Jackson (24, RHP, 5-7, 4.25)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. KCR Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (5-7)            114.1 113  55  54  49  66 12    4.25      
 2007 (5-15)           161   195 116 103  88 128 19    5.76      
 2006 (0-0)             36.1  42  27  22  25  27  2    5.45      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-2  43.2  44  24  23  14  15  7    4.74   47 
 2008-07-20    TOR   L   4.1   8   6   6   2   1  2      86   22 
 2008-07-09   @NYY  ND   6.1   6   1   1   2   3  0     100   58 
 2008-07-04    KCR   W   8     4   2   1   1   2  1     113   69 
 2008-06-28   @PIT  ND   6.2   6   3   3   2   3  0     104   51 
 2008-06-21    HOU  ND   6.1   5   2   2   3   3  1      94   55 
 2008-06-15    FLA   L   5     5   6   6   3   1  2     101   31 
 2008-06-09   @LAA   W   7    10   4   4   1   2  1     107   42 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.KCR      1-1  11.1  10   8   7   5   6  1    5.56   47 
 2008-07-04    KCR   W   8     4   2   1   1   2  1     113   69 
 2007-06-02    KCR   L   3.1   6   6   6   4   4  0      91   24 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   40-16   Road:   19-26   ExtrInn: 5-4 
 vsRHP:  42-27   vsLHP:  17-15   1-Run:  18-11
 vsEast: 26-18   vsCntrl: 8-10   vsWest: 13-8  IL:12-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
101 Thu, Jul 24  @KCR  L   2-4       59-42  1st    Tied
100 Wed, Jul 23   OAK  W   4-3       59-41  1st  0.5 up
 99 Tue, Jul 22   OAK  L   1-8       58-41  1st  0.5 up
 98 Mon, Jul 21   OAK  W   4-0       58-40  1st  1.5 up
 97 Sun, Jul 20   TOR  L   4-9       57-40  1st  1.5 up
 96 Sat, Jul 19   TOR  W   6-4       57-39  1st  1.5 up
 95 Fri, Jul 18   TOR  W   2-1       56-39  1st  0.5 up
 94 Sun, Jul 13  @CLE  L   2-5       55-39  2nd  0.5 gb
 93 Sat, Jul 12  @CLE  L   4-8       55-38  1st  0.5 up
 92 Fri, Jul 11  @CLE  L   0-5       55-37  1st  1.5 up
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:17-13
Kansas City Royals, 46-57, 4th, 12½ GB, 12½ GB in WC

SP: Brian Bannister (27, RHP, 7-8, 5.49)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (7-8)            118   131  77  72  35  73 16    5.49      
 2007 (12-9)           165   156  76  71  44  77 15    3.87      
 2006 (2-1)             38    34  18  18  22  19  4    4.26      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-2  40.1  47  33  29  15  27  8    6.47   41 
 2008-07-20   @CHW  ND   3     8   5   5   1   4  1      77   26 
 2008-07-09    CHW  ND   6.2   4   5   5   3   6  2     106   49 
 2008-07-04   @TBR   L   5     8   7   6   1   6  1     102   30 
 2008-06-29    STL   L   4.2   9   7   7   4   1  1     102   15 
 2008-06-23    COL   W   7     3   3   0   6   5  1     113   64 
 2008-06-18   @STL   W   7     9   2   2   0   1  0      81   52 
 2008-06-12    TEX  ND   7     6   4   4   0   4  2     127   53 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.TBR    Has never faced TBR.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   23-27   Road:   23-30   ExtrInn: 3-5 
 vsRHP:  28-43   vsLHP:  18-14   1-Run:  14-14
 vsEast: 11-20   vsCntrl:15-20   vsWest:  7-12 IL:13-5 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
103 Thu, Jul 24   TBR  W   4-2       46-57  4th 12.5 gb
102 Wed, Jul 23   DET  L   1-7       45-57  4th 13.0 gb
101 Tue, Jul 22   DET  L   1-7       45-56  4th 12.0 gb
100 Mon, Jul 21   DET  L   4-19      45-55  4th 11.0 gb
 99 Sun, Jul 20  @CHW  W   8-7       45-54  4th 11.0 gb
 98 Sat, Jul 19  @CHW  W   9-1       44-54  4th 12.0 gb
 97 Fri, Jul 18  @CHW  L   5-9       43-54  4th 13.0 gb
 96 Sun, Jul 13   SEA  L   3-4       43-53  4th 12.0 gb
 95 Sat, Jul 12   SEA  W   5-4       43-52  4th 12.0 gb
 94 Fri, Jul 11   SEA  W   3-1       42-52  4th 12.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Jul 24, 2008 KCR  4  TBR  2        W:Gil Meche (8-9), L: Matt Garza (8-6), S: Joakim Soria (27)
Mon, Jul 07, 2008 KCR  7 @TBR  4 (10)   W:Joakim Soria (1-1), L: Dan Wheeler (2-4), S: none
Sun, Jul 06, 2008 TBR  9  KCR  2        W:James Shields (7-5), L: Luke Hochevar (5-7), S: none
Sat, Jul 05, 2008 TBR  3  KCR  0        W:Andy Sonnanstine (10-3), L: Zack Greinke (7-5), S: Grant Balfour (3)
Fri, Jul 04, 2008 TBR 11  KCR  2        W:Edwin Jackson (5-6), L: Brian Bannister (7-8), S: none

Sun, Jul 08, 2007 KCR 12  TBD  4        W:Jorge de la Rosa (7-9), L: Scott Kazmir (5-6), S: none
Sat, Jul 07, 2007 KCR  8  TBD  7        W:Octavio Dotel (2-1), L: Shawn Camp (0-3), S: none
Fri, Jul 06, 2007 TBD  6 @KCR  5        W:James Shields (7-4), L: Odalis Perez (4-8), S: Gary Glover (1)
Mon, Jun 04, 2007 TBD  4  KCR  2        W:James Shields (5-0), L: Gil Meche (3-5), S: Al Reyes (14)
Sun, Jun 03, 2007 TBD  5  KCR  1        W:J.P. Howell (1-0), L: Scott Elarton (1-2), S: none
Season Series: 2008 - TBR leads 3-2; 2007 - KCR won 4-3; 2006 - TBR won 5-1; All-Time - TBR leads 45-40

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 2008 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

TEX  5.46

COL  4.58

SDP  3.74

RA/G

OAK  3.63

CLE  4.53

TEX  5.88

BA

C. Jones  .369

K. Suzuki  .286

T. Pena  .152

OBP

C. Jones  .466

G. Laird  .360

T. Pena  .174

SLG

L. Berkman  .625

C. Coste  .469

T. Pena  .201

OPS

L. Berkman  1.063

J. Loney  .822

T. Pena  .375

ERA

J. Duchscherer  1.87

R. Nolasco  3.99

I. Snell  6.10

K/9IP

C. Billingsley  9.81

T. Wellemeyer  6.13

L. Hernandez  3.31

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Tampa Bay Rays Batters (4.51 RS/G) vs. Kansas City Royals Pitchers (4.95 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 19.Bannister
G/S/vB
32.Mahay*
G/S/vB
46.Nunez
G/S/vB
57.Peralta
G/S/vB
52.Ramirez*
G/S/vB
56.Ramirez
G/S/vB
48.Soria
G/S/vB
51.Tejeda
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
16.Aybar# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.500 1/.000 1/.000 163/92 .236/.321/.382/.703 .861/.574 .715 55/.671 2/1 4/
8.Bartlett G/S/vP 9/.444 2/2.500 4/2.333 8/.804 3/2.667 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 301/219 .264/.306/.304/.611 .789/.544 .627 29/1.020 18/3 0/
13.Crawford* G/S/vP 6/.666 7/.453 1/.000 3/3.167 3/2.667 ··· 1/.000 11/.664 428/291 .268/.310/.377/.687 .580/.739 .557 99/.539 23/7 8/
15.Floyd* G/S/vP 3/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 20/.478 ··· 1/no AB 12/.795 150/143 .252/.333/.443/.776 .619/.784 .603 35/.619 1/0 7/
31.Gomes G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 1/no AB 5/1.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 3/1.167 155/55 .197/.310/.424/.734 .814/.589 .753 36/.806 8/1 8/
26.Gross* G/S/vP 3/1.000 1/.000 1/2.000 1/5.000 1/.000 1/3.000 1/.000 6/.833 221/191 .223/.330/.394/.724 .590/.746 .638 29/.727 2/2 7/
32.Hinske* G/S/vP 2/.000 4/.250 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/2.500 1/no AB 282/238 .255/.344/.494/.838 .566/.886 .942 51/.720 7/2 14/
1.Iwamura* G/S/vP 6/.833 3/.333 ··· 1/4.000 2/1.000 1/.000 1/.000 5/1.100 445/310 .274/.351/.373/.724 .636/.763 .713 88/.743 5/3 5/
3.Longoria G/S/vP 3/1.667 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 2/2.500 2/.500 379/271 .276/.351/.527/.878 .844/.892 .938 97/.945 6/0 19/
30.Navarro# G/S/vP 2/.000 3/1.000 ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 9/1.556 287/214 .313/.372/.425/.797 .733/.830 .762 75/.685 0/3 4/
23.Pena* G/S/vP 6/1.333 5/.800 2/.000 3/1.167 2/.500 ··· 3/3.000 4/1.750 344/222 .230/.334/.426/.760 .683/.803 .708 101/.753 0/0 15/
9.Riggans G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 96/50 .253/.319/.434/.753 .822/.692 .960 19/.944 0/0 4/
2.Upton G/S/vP 6/.583 3/1.667 ··· 2/1.000 4/.500 ··· ··· 7/.143 425/295 .270/.382/.392/.774 .799/.763 .762 93/.608 30/13 6/
IP 118.0 52.2 22.1 34.0 16.2 47.0 45.0 20.2 TOTAL .259/.336/.408/.744 .725/.752 .723 .709 106/37 107/57
ERA-K/9 5.49/5.6 1.88/7.0 1.61/5.7 5.82/6.4 2.16/4.9 3.06/10.0 1.60/9.8 4.79/8.7 4.71/6.6

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Navarro (28-17-4)
 Riggans (14-0-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 510/.284 218/.229 90/.205 141/.277 67/.222 193/.225 171/.155 90/.187 .269  Upton
 Gross
 Crawford
 Hinske
 Gomes
0/95/0/9
2/17/65/6
95/1/0/2
6/0/41/2
7/0/17/0
OPS .777 .600 .565 .868 .571 .580 .483 .593 .754
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 248/.820 85/.637 39/.676 62/.993 23/.447 87/.802 89/.544 42/.726 .777
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 262/.737 133/.578 51/.475 79/.775 44/.637 106/.395 82/.420 48/.471 .733
Home 300/.680 102/.529 49/.724 74/.949 33/.565 96/.494 76/.372 63/.817 .741
Last 28d days 95/1.065 53/.575 7/1.000 49/.838 62/.535 35/.692 37/.567 61/.509
HR/SB/CS 16/2/3 2/2/2 0/0/0 9/2/1 1/1/0 1/1/0 4/1/1 1/5/0 106/46/16
Usage ····X··· XX··Xo·· ·X·o···· ··X···X· ·X··Xo·· ····Xo·· o···o··· ··XX··X·
Kansas City Royals Batters (4.17 RS/G) vs. Tampa Bay Rays Pitchers (4.12 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 36.Jackson
G/S/vB
50.Balfour
G/S/vB
49.Hammel
G/S/vB
39.Howell*
G/S/vB
57.Miller*
G/S/vB
40.Percival
G/S/vB
28.Reyes
G/S/vB
35.Wheeler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
30.Aviles G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/5.000 179/130 .312/.341/.488/.829 1.065/.744 .785 99/.723 3/1 4/
14.Buck G/S/vP 5/.400 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 2/.500 3/.000 2/.000 3/1.666 275/203 .252/.320/.394/.714 .861/.663 .674 67/.789 0/3 6/
16.Butler G/S/vP 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 282/204 .253/.316/.350/.666 .906/.576 .575 76/.657 0/1 4/
9.DeJesus* G/S/vP 6/1.350 1/.000 5/.200 6/.500 7/.143 2/.500 1/no AB 3/1.000 374/251 .308/.364/.467/.831 .757/.869 .828 98/.791 9/7 10/
3.German G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 4/.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 105/52 .247/.304/.323/.627 .577/.675 .782 31/1.215 5/1 0/
7.Gload* G/S/vP 3/.666 3/.666 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/1.667 282/220 .263/.317/.320/.637 .415/.701 .740 96/.667 3/4 1/
4.Gordon* G/S/vP 5/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 428/301 .251/.336/.403/.739 .488/.847 .805 96/.681 4/2 11/
15.Grudzielanek G/S/vP 6/1.500 1/.000 5/.400 5/.400 1/no AB 1/.000 2/.000 6/.334 338/250 .305/.352/.402/.754 .978/.678 .874 88/.755 2/1 3/
11.Guillen G/S/vP 5/.000 3/.000 3/.666 ··· 1/2.000 1/5.000 5/1.000 7/2.238 397/298 .262/.290/.446/.736 .913/.678 .703 79/.403 2/0 13/
35.Maier* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 4/3 .250/.250/.250/.500 .000/.667 .500 4/.500 0/0 0/
21.Olivo G/S/vP 1/5.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.500 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 213/148 .251/.282/.458/.740 .955/.648 .587 29/.563 2/0 9/
1.Pena G/S/vP 3/1.334 ··· 1/3.000 4/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 192/136 .152/.174/.201/.375 .530/.314 .413 15/.467 3/1 1/
24.Teahen* G/S/vP 5/.400 ··· 3/1.167 4/.000 3/.666 2/.500 1/.000 1/.000 396/285 .245/.313/.393/.706 .635/.734 .699 84/.583 2/2 10/
IP 114.1 25.1 55.1 60.0 25.0 29.2 18.2 43.1 TOTAL .261/.314/.384/.699 .731/.686 .707 .684 57/28 72/56
ERA-K/9 4.25/5.2 1.42/13.2 4.55/5.0 2.55/8.8 5.40/6.8 3.34/9.4 4.34/7.7 2.28/5.6 3.80/6.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Buck (36-6-3)
 Olivo (10-10-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 487/.262 96/.120 247/.278 247/.189 109/.256 120/.162 78/.212 171/.174 .243  Guillen
 Teahen
 DeJesus
 German
 Maier
 Gload
37/0/34/7
20/1/62/4
48/36/12/3
13/0/0/0
0/1/0/0
1/0/2/0
OPS .740 .387 .808 .573 .726 .593 .611 .569 .695
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 231/.762 35/.487 117/.918 86/.520 64/.657 64/.504 28/.893 63/.452 .712
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 256/.718 61/.328 130/.710 161/.600 45/.821 56/.694 50/.450 108/.635 .682
Road 212/.736 47/.514 159/.870 115/.657 43/.891 40/.780 33/.714 87/.628 .784
Last 28d days 102/.729 48/.394 43/.643 44/.538 29/.829 17/.912 13/.671 33/.726
HR/SB/CS 12/6/1 0/1/0 7/9/1 4/9/1 1/0/2 4/2/0 1/1/0 6/0/1 90/46/19
Usage ····X··· o··o··X· ··X·X··· X··o·oo· ··X·Xo·· ·o··X··· ··X·oo·· o····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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