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Game Preview: TOR @ TBR, 1:10pm, Thursday, May 5, 2011 @Tropicana Field

Blue Jays, 14-16, 14-16 4th, 4 GB, 2½ GB in WC

SP: Kyle Drabek (23, RHP, 2-1, 4.45)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (2-1) 32.1 31 17 16 21 25 3 4.45
2010 (0-3) 17.0 18 9 9 5 12 2 4.76
Last 7 GS 2-2 38.1 36 20 19 22 29 3 4.46 49
2011-04-30 @NYY L 2.1 7 5 5 4 4 0 78 23
2011-04-25 @TEX W 6.0 5 3 3 2 2 1 101 50
2011-04-19 NYY ND 5.1 6 4 4 4 2 1 93 38
2011-04-13 @SEA ND 5.2 6 2 2 4 5 1 114 50
2011-04-08 @LAA ND 6.0 6 2 1 4 5 0 103 55
2011-04-02 MIN W 7.0 1 1 1 3 7 0 101 75
2010-09-28 NYY L 6.0 5 3 3 1 4 0 88 53
Has never faced TBR as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-5    Road:    8-11   ExtrInn: 3-1 
 vsRHP:  10-13   vsLHP:   4-3    1-Run:   5-8 
 vsEast:  5-9    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  7-6  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 30 Wed, May  4  @TBR  W   3-2       14-16  4th  4.0 gb
 29 Tue, May  3  @TBR  L   2-3       13-16  5th  5.0 gb
 28 Sun, May  1  @NYY  L   2-5       13-15  4th  4.5 gb
 27 Sat, Apr 30  @NYY  L   4-5       13-14  3rd  3.5 gb
 26 Fri, Apr 29  @NYY  W   5-3       13-13  3rd  2.5 gb
 25 Thu, Apr 28  @TEX  W   5-2       12-13  3rd  3.5 gb
 24 Wed, Apr 27  @TEX  L   6-7       11-13  3rd  3.5 gb
 23 Tue, Apr 26  @TEX  W  10-3       11-12  3rd  2.5 gb
 22 Mon, Apr 25  @TEX  W   6-4       10-12  4th  3.5 gb
 21 Sun, Apr 24   TBR  L   0-2        9-12  4th  4.5 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:14-16
Rays, 16-14, 16-14 2nd, 2 GB, ½ GB in WC

SP: David Price (25, LHP, 3-3, 3.95)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (3-3) 41.0 43 18 18 9 30 4 3.95
2010 (19-6) 208.2 170 71 63 79 188 15 2.72
2009 (10-7) 128.1 119 72 63 54 102 17 4.42
Last 7 GS 4-3 49.0 49 18 18 9 38 4 3.31 57
2011-04-29 LAA L 4.1 12 5 5 1 4 1 98 22
2011-04-23 @TOR W 8.0 8 4 4 2 5 2 102 53
2011-04-18 CHW W 8.0 4 0 0 2 9 0 114 81
2011-04-12 @BOS W 7.2 5 2 2 2 3 1 116 62
2011-04-07 @CHW L 6.0 9 3 3 1 2 0 97 43
2011-04-01 BAL L 7.0 5 4 4 1 7 0 103 57
2010-09-28 BAL W 8.0 6 0 0 0 8 0 113 78
Last 5 v.TOR 5-0 39.0 29 8 6 10 28 3 1.38 67
2011-04-23 @TOR W 8.0 8 4 4 2 5 2 102 53
2010-09-01 TOR W 8.0 4 1 1 2 7 1 107 75
2010-06-09 TOR W 6.0 4 1 1 5 4 0 104 59
2010-06-02 @TOR W 8.0 9 2 0 0 3 0 111 63
2010-04-25 TOR W 9.0 4 0 0 1 9 0 108 87
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    8-10   Road:    8-4    ExtrInn: 2-1 
 vsRHP:  10-11   vsLHP:   6-3    1-Run:   6-2 
 vsEast:  5-5    vsCntrl:10-5    vsWest:  1-4  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 30 Wed, May  4   TOR  L   2-3       16-14  2nd  2.0 gb
 29 Tue, May  3   TOR  W   3-2       16-13  2nd  2.0 gb
 28 Sun, May  1   LAA  L   5-6       15-13  2nd  2.5 gb
 27 Sat, Apr 30   LAA  W   2-1 (10)  15-12  2nd  1.5 gb
 26 Fri, Apr 29   LAA  L   5-8       14-12  2nd  1.5 gb
 25 Thu, Apr 28  @MIN  W   6-1       14-11  2nd  1.5 gb
 24 Thu, Apr 28  @MIN  W  15-3       13-11  2nd  1.5 gb
 23 Wed, Apr 27  @MIN  W   8-2       12-11  2nd  2.0 gb
 22 Sun, Apr 24  @TOR  W   2-0       11-11  2nd  3.0 gb
 21 Sat, Apr 23  @TOR  W   6-4       10-11  2nd  3.0 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:14-6    Last 30:16-14
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Wed, May 04, 2011 TOR  3 @TBR  2        W:Brandon Morrow (1-1), L: Jeff Niemann (1-4), S: Frank Francisco (1)
Tue, May 03, 2011 TBR  3  TOR  2        W:Kyle Farnsworth (2-0), L: Jon Rauch (1-2), S: none
Sun, Apr 24, 2011 TBR  2 @TOR  0        W:James Shields (2-1), L: Ricky Romero (1-3), S: none
Sat, Apr 23, 2011 TBR  6 @TOR  4        W:David Price (3-2), L: Brandon Morrow (0-1), S: Kyle Farnsworth (5)
Fri, Apr 22, 2011 TOR  6  TBR  4 (11)   W:Marc Rzepczynski (2-0), L: Adam Russell (1-1), S: none

Sun, Sep 12, 2010 TOR  5  TBR  4        W:Kevin Gregg (2-5), L: Rafael Soriano (2-2), S: none
Sat, Sep 11, 2010 TBR 13 @TOR  1        W:Wade Davis (12-9), L: Ricky Romero (12-9), S: none
Fri, Sep 10, 2010 TBR  9 @TOR  8        W:Joaquin Benoit (1-2), L: Kevin Gregg (1-5), S: Rafael Soriano (42)
Wed, Sep 01, 2010 TBR  2  TOR  1        W:David Price (16-6), L: Shawn Camp (4-3), S: Rafael Soriano (40)
Tue, Aug 31, 2010 TOR 13 @TBR  5        W:Ricky Romero (11-8), L: Jeff Niemann (10-5), S: none
Season Series: 2011 - TBR over 3-2; 2010 - TBR won 10-8; 2009 - TBR won 14-4; All-Time - Tied 113-113

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 2011 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
Blue Jays Batters (4.40 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (3.67 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 14.Price*
G/S/vB
37.Cruz
G/S/vB
43.Farnsworth
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
27.Ramos*
G/S/vB
36.Russell
G/S/vB
21.Sonnanstine
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 79/57 .260/.316/.521/.837 1.056/.755 .729 65/.692 0/0 4/2
19.Bautista G/S/vP 23/1.469 3/.667 3/.666 2/.500 ··· 2/.000 7/.453 115/92 .357/.530/.762/1.292 1.448/1.253 .992 100/1.246 4/0 9/1
11.Davis G/S/vP 6/.334 ··· 3/1.167 ··· ··· 1/2.000 5/.400 54/48 .196/.241/.255/.496 .333/.517 .492 36/.492 7/2 0/1
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP 9/.904 3/.000 3/1.000 1/3.000 1/.000 ··· 4/.000 90/73 .259/.289/.376/.665 .294/.755 .635 66/.769 1/0 0/6
5.Escobar G/S/vP 7/.572 5/.200 1/no AB 2/no AB ··· 3/.666 5/1.100 121/96 .252/.317/.364/.681 .983/.596 .592 98/.537 1/0 2/1
26.Lind* G/S/vP 26/.561 1/2.000 9/.555 2/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 12/.916 129/96 .316/.349/.513/.862 .912/.844 .912 102/.843 1/1 6/2
18.McCoy G/S/vP 13/.658 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 37/21 .235/.297/.353/.650 .606/.667 .544 26/.522 1/0 1/0
6.McDonald G/S/vP 12/.614 2/.000 9/.000 4/1.250 ··· 3/2.334 14/.462 71/60 .203/.268/.297/.564 .573/.563 .571 66/.573 1/2 1/0
8.Molina G/S/vP 9/.666 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 12/.788 46/36 .262/.311/.429/.740 1.600/.501 .620 38/.669 0/0 1/0
16.Patterson* G/S/vP 4/.000 4/.000 5/.400 2/.000 ··· ··· 10/1.000 80/61 .267/.313/.427/.739 .944/.676 .871 80/.739 3/3 2/0
20.Rivera G/S/vP 14/1.012 6/.533 6/.533 2/.000 ··· 1/2.000 5/1.000 98/78 .214/.327/.310/.636 .600/.641 .749 76/.715 1/2 2/0
IP 41.0 12.0 10.1 13.1 8.1 11.2 12.1 TOTAL .252/.326/.404/.730 .819/.706 .697 .707 34/11 31/20
ERA-K/9 3.95/6.6 2.25/7.5 0.87/4.4 2.70/8.8 5.40/6.5 2.31/4.6 2.19/2.2 3.43/5.8

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (15-5-2)
 Molina (11-4-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 173/.274 44/.083 39/.216 50/.174 35/.179 50/.227 43/.225 .238  Bautista
 Rivera
 Patterson
 Davis
 McCoy
0/0/25/3
8/0/4/1
2/18/0/0
0/10/2/0
0/3/0/0
OPS .746 .333 .481 .544 .521 .729 .556 .676
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 39/.400 15/.277 13/.523 19/.544 20/.717 13/.508 18/.444 .649
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 134/.849 29/.363 26/.462 31/.544 15/.277 37/.795 25/.644 .695
Home 81/.695 28/.258 24/.458 28/.332 24/.491 35/.721 22/.679
Last 28d days 117/.764 34/.307 34/.493 39/.599 29/.519 41/.689 37/.446
HR/SB/CS 4/2/2 0/4/0 0/0/0 1/1/0 0/1/0 1/3/0 1/1/2 22/25/9
Usage ·····X·· X··X·XX· ·o·ooo·· ···XX·oo ·o···o·o o····Xo· X··X···o
Rays Batters (4.17 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.27 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 4.Drabek
G/S/vB
57.Camp
G/S/vB
29.Dotel
G/S/vB
50.Francisco
G/S/vB
54.Frasor
G/S/vB
44.Janssen
G/S/vB
60.Rauch
G/S/vB
34.Rzepczynski*
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Brignac* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 5/1.800 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 73/55 .206/.250/.206/.456 .301/.503 .467 60/.448 0/0 0/3
22.Damon* G/S/vP ··· 9/.944 4/1.250 6/1.500 14/.742 6/.334 2/1.000 6/.666 ··· 113/79 .255/.288/.406/.694 .771/.661 .419 93/.812 4/0 4/0
5.Fuld* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 123/78 .270/.333/.405/.739 .611/.811 .642 112/.723 10/3 1/1
28.Jaso* G/S/vP ··· 5/.400 ··· 2/2.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 61/54 .246/.295/.439/.734 1.514/.645 .661 50/.903 0/1 2/1
24.Johnson* G/S/vP ··· 6/.000 ··· 3/.333 6/.666 2/2.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 74/50 .132/.203/.191/.394 .683/.249 .236 51/.519 0/0 1/1
9.Johnson# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 40/16 .229/.289/.286/.575 .835/.200 .554 32/.577 1/0 0/0
20.Joyce* G/S/vP ··· 2/.500 2/.000 2/.500 2/.500 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 1/no AB 94/77 .345/.404/.512/.916 .437/1.014 1.079 73/1.087 3/0 2/0
11.Kotchman* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 3/.666 8/.542 5/.200 7/.429 4/.750 ··· 1/.000 56/43 .320/.393/.420/.813 .462/.928 .844 56/.813 1/1 1/0
3.Longoria G/S/vP ··· 7/.286 3/.333 3/.333 8/.500 2/1.000 1/3.000 11/.182 ··· 14/9 .182/.357/.273/.630 .400/.778 .630 8/1.000 0/0 0/0
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP ··· 7/.762 3/.000 5/.400 4/.500 2/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· 69/39 .220/.324/.458/.781 1.260/.420 .958 59/.748 2/1 1/0
10.Shoppach G/S/vP ··· 2/.500 7/.453 3/.333 3/1.667 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 52/22 .167/.212/.229/.441 .481/.386 .687 43/.459 0/0 1/1
2.Upton G/S/vP ··· 13/.308 7/.429 7/.286 18/.411 8/1.500 1/5.000 7/.000 1/2.000 121/88 .238/.331/.400/.731 .458/.827 .728 99/.636 7/2 4/0
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP ··· 10/1.600 4/2.250 7/.572 11/.830 4/.500 4/.833 11/.384 1/5.000 123/84 .259/.317/.571/.889 .892/.886 .786 98/.932 5/0 7/0
IP 32.1 14.2 8.0 6.1 13.2 11.1 11.0 14.2 15.2 TOTAL .240/.303/.386/.689 .696/.685 .653 .738 34/9 26/12
ERA-K/9 4.45/7.0 2.45/3.7 4.50/10.1 2.84/11.4 1.98/7.9 0.79/6.4 4.09/5.7 2.45/9.2 1.72/6.3 3.78/7.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Jaso (20-4-1)
 Shoppach (5-5-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 142/.263 55/.224 36/.179 26/.136 55/.184 45/.220 45/.220 53/.109 55/.087 .236  Joyce
 Fuld
 Upton
 Zobrist
 Rodriguez
 Johnson
 Damon
2/0/25/3
25/1/3/2
0/29/0/1
0/0/7/0
2/0/0/0
0/1/0/0
7/0/0/0
OPS .774 .643 .771 .542 .620 .557 .777 .335 .436 .700
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 89/.778 31/.991 17/1.409 18/.817 26/.564 27/.389 29/.670 30/.313 27/.705 .762
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 53/.765 24/.178 19/.328 8/.000 29/.670 18/.801 16/.938 23/.360 28/.185 .643
Road 94/.870 37/.889 30/.959 17/.307 29/.361 20/.367 27/.835 36/.379 35/.305
Last 28d days 118/.893 46/.733 36/.771 26/.542 39/.516 36/.528 35/.723 41/.331 43/.503
HR/SB/CS 3/2/2 1/1/1 2/0/0 1/4/0 2/5/0 0/1/1 3/0/0 0/0/0 2/2/0 28/26/9
Usage ····X··· ·o··Xo·· ·····X·X X···o·X· o···X·X· ···X·X·· ·o···o·· Xo··o·oo ···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.