James Shields struck out five and walked two in his 6 2/3 innings. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
By Bill Chastain / MLB.com
The Rays gave James Shields the run support he had been missing in previous starts, highlighted by Carlos Pena's two two-run home runs. Shields upheld his end by allowing just three runs in 6 2/3 innings.
BATTING 2B: Barajas (16, Shields). HR: Hill, A (30, 3rd inning off Shields,
0 on, 1 out), Snider (6, 7th inning off Shields, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Lind; Scutaro; Bautista; Barajas
3; Wells, V 2; Hill, A 4; Overbay; Snider 4. RBI: Lind (80), Hill, A (82), Snider (15). Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Bautista; Snider. GIDP: Wells, V. Team RISP:
1-for-6. Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING SB: Scutaro (10, 2nd base off Shields/Navarro,
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