Final

Series: Game 2 of 4

Tampa Bay leads 2-0 (as of 8/1)

Game 1: Friday, July 31
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Game 2: Saturday, August 1
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Game 3: Sunday, August 2
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Game 4: Monday, August 3
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Royals 1

(40-63, 17-31 away)

Rays 7

(57-47, 33-17 home)

    4:10 PM ET, August 1, 2009

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    W: J. Niemann (10-5)

    L: B. Chen (0-6)

    Game Notes

    ROYALS RIGHT FIELDER MARK TEAHEN LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS LOWER BACK

    Game Information

    StadiumTropicana Field, St. Petersburg, FL
    Attendance36,973 (108.5% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time2:43
    Weatherindoors
    UmpiresHome Plate - Larry Vanover, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Dan Iassogna, Third Base - Sam Holbrook