Yearly Schedules:
MLB Extras
More MLB
MLB Gaming
MLB Odds
More Baseball
8
Final123456789RHE
Tampa Bay0410102008121
Pittsburgh000001010284
Preview | Matchup | Lineup | Log | Wrap | Box
2


MLB Game Summary - Tampa Bay at Pittsburgh



(Wednesday, February 27th)

Final Score: Tampa Bay 8, Pittsburgh 2

Bradenton, FL (Sports Network) - Jose Molina and Luke Scott each head two hits and drove in a run to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to an 8-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.

Yunel Escobar, James Loney, Jason Bourgeois and Hak-Ju Lee also added one RBI apiece for the Rays, who improved to 5-1 in Grapefruit League action.

Jeremy Hellickson earned the win after tossing 1 2/3 shutout innings. Jeff Niemann started the contest for Tampa Bay and threw one perfect inning.

Matt Hague and Alex Presley drove in a pair of runs for the Pirates in the setback.

A.J. Burnett, who is coming off his best season since 2008, was tagged for four runs -- one earned -- on three hits over two innings to saddle the loss.

02/27 16:33:50 ET


MLB News
· Angels add Beckham in trade with White Sox

· American League Game Capsules

· Braves shut out struggling Reds

More News