- 2B:B Surhoff (4, J Johnson)
- RBI:M Mora (32), R Palmeiro (23), J Gibbons (29)
- 2Out RBI:M Mora, J Gibbons
- SF:R Palmeiro
- GIDP:G Gil
- Team LOB:5
- 2B:I Rodriguez (16, B Chen)
- 3B:C Monroe (3, B Chen)
- HR:I Rodriguez (4, 5th inning off B Chen 0 on, 0 Out)
- RBI:I Rodriguez 2 (23), C Shelton (2), T Giarratano (2), B Inge (26)
- 2Out RBI:C Shelton, T Giarratano, B Inge
- Team LOB:3
- CS:N Logan (3, 2nd base by B Chen/G Gil)
- E:J Johnson (2, throw); T Giarratano (1, throw)
- DP:1 (B Inge-O Infante-D Young)
|3rd||M Mora reached on bunt single to third, D Newhan scored.||1||0|
|5th||I Rodriguez homered to left center.||1||1|
|7th||I Rodriguez doubled to deep right center, R White scored.||1||2|
|7th||C Shelton singled to right, I Rodriguez scored, C Shelton to second advancing on throw.||1||3|
|7th||T Giarratano singled to right, C Shelton scored.||1||4|
|7th||B Inge singled to center, T Giarratano scored, N Logan to third, B Inge to second advancing on throw.||1||5|
|9th||R Palmeiro hit sacrifice fly to left, M Mora scored.||2||5|
|9th||J Gibbons singled to center, M Tejada scored, B Surhoff to third.||3||5|
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