U.S. Cellular Field
|W: Lindstrom (2-1)||L: Balfour (0-1)||S: N/A|
|TOG: 4:04||Click here for expanded|
Well that was long and painful. Over four hours and the Rays come away with a loss. And why? Because of the Rays ever prevalent inability to be clutch as a team. A problem persistent since Derek Shelton's arrival in 2010. You don't draw 11 walks as a team and leave 11 on base and win. You just don't. This game should have been so far out of reach that the Abreu grand slam shouldn't have mattered. Let's delve deeper now.