St. Petersburg, PA (Sports Network) - Luke Scott drew a bases-loaded walk to
force in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay
Rays salvaged a split in a four-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays with
a 5-4 victory at Tropicana Field.
Toronto reliever Aaron Loup (1-3) retired the first two batters in the 10th
before Evan Longoria doubled. Longoria nearly scored the go-ahead run two
innings earlier, but was thrown out at home on a Scott single.
After intentionally walking James Loney, Loup was replaced by Brad Lincoln,
who issued a free pass to Ryan Roberts that loaded the bases.
Scott quickly fell behind 0-2 in the count before working the walk.
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