Jeff Karstens gave up five runs over five innings on Monday. (Darren Hauck/AP)
By Jeff Zampanti / Special to MLB.com
Jeff Karstens gave up a home run in the first three frames after the Bucs scored a pair of runs in the first inning for him. Freddy Sanchez knotted the game at 5 with a clutch two-run double in the eighth, but the Pirates gave up five runs late.
a-Singled for Karstens in the 6th. b-Popped out for Meek in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: LaRoche, An (6, Looper), LaRoche, Ad (8, Stetter), Sanchez, F (10, Villanueva). TB:
Morgan 2; Sanchez, F 3; Monroe; LaRoche, Ad 3; Hinske; LaRoche, An 2; Jaramillo; Young, D. RBI: Monroe (10), LaRoche,
An (8), Hinske (2), Sanchez, F 2 (8). 2-out RBI: Hinske; Sanchez, F 2. Runners left in scoring position,
2 out: Jaramillo 4; Karstens; LaRoche, An; Monroe. Team RISP: 4-for-16. Team LOB: 10.
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