Action photos from World Series Game 2, Tampa Bay Rays vs. Philadelphia Phillies

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Evan Longoria, Carlos Pena, B.J. Upton and Rocco Baldelli celebrate the Rays 4-2 win over the Phillies in Game 2 of the World Series Thursday evening. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Willy Aybar congratulates David Price on the win. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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David Price and Dioner Navarro celebrate the win. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria, Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Carlos Pena, Tampa Bay Rays center fielder B.J. Upton and Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Rocco Baldelli celebrate a 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. [Edmund Fountain, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays celebrate after defeating the Philadelpia Phillies in Game two of the World Series at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg Thursday evening. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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David Price strikes out Chase Utley in the ninth inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Eric Bruntlett hits a solo home run in the ninth inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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David Price is greeted by teammates after striking out Ryan Howard to end the seventh inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Ryan Howard strikes out to end the top of the seventh inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Carlos Ruiz successfully steals second base in the seventh inning.  Jason Bartlett was unable to handle the throw from the catcher. [Edmund Fountain, Times]

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Carlos Ruiz steals second in the seventh inning as Jason Bartlett tries to catch the throw from Dioner Navarro.  [James Borchuck, Times]

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David Price pitches in the seventh inning. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Rays Manager Joe Maddon signals for reliever David Price in the seventh inning. He took pitcher Dan Wheeler out of the game. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Dan Wheeler pitches in the sixth inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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James Shields tips his cap to the crowd after being taken out of the game in the sixth inning with a 4-0 lead. [Edmund Fountain, Times]

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James Shields tips his cap to the crowd after being taken out of the game in the sixth inning with a 4-0 lead. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher James Shields heads to the bench after being pulled during the sixth inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays Carlos Pena dives back to first base on a pick off play in the fifth inning.  The throw misses Phillies Shane Victorino as Pena gets up and takes second base on the error. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Jayson Worth is picked off first base by Carlos Pena. The throw from Rocco Baldelli completed a double play to end the top of the fifth inning. [Edmund Fountain, Times]

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Jason Bartlett gets the force out on a sliding Carlos Ruiz in the fifth inning. Bartlett was unable to get the runner at first base. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Cliff Floyd after scoring a run in the fourth inning to give the Rays a 4-0 lead. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Cliff Floyd crosses the plate to give the Rays a 4-0 lead in the fourth inning. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Jason Bartlett's sacrifice bunt in the fourth inning scores Cliff Floyd to give the Rays a 4-0 lead. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays Cliff Floyd connects for a broken bat single during the fourth inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Cliff Floyd hits a broken bat single in the fourth inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Dioner Navarro hits a single in the fourth inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Akinori Iwamura tries to throw out Shane Victorino in the fourth inning after diving to stop the ball. Victorino was safe on the play. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Jayson Werth after striking out in the third inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Akinori Iwamura fields the ball in the third inning before throwing Jimmy Rollins out at first. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Rocco Baldelli is out at the plate in the second inning in a collision with Philadelphia catcher Carlos Ruiz. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Rocco Baldelli collides with catcher Carlos Ruiz in the second inning. Baldelli was called out on the play, the final out of the inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Rocco Baldelli slides into home plate in the second inning. He was tagged out by catcher Carlos Ruiz on the play for the final out of the second inning. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Jason Barlett stands on first base after hitting a single to load the bases in the second inning. Phillies players confer on the pitchers mound. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Philadelpia Phillies Chase Utley looks back towards the outfield after missing a ball hit by Tampa Bay Rays Akinori Iwamura during the second inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Pitcher Brett Myers wipes his forehead while the bases were loaded in the second inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Dioner Navarro after hitting a single in the second inning. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays Akinori Iwamura is congratulated after getting the first run of the game during the second inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays Jason Bartlett connects at the plate to score Akinori Iwamura for the first run of the game. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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B.J. Upton reaches second base safely in the first inning. Upton hit a single and advanced on a Phillies error. [Edmund Fountain, Times]

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Akinori Iwamura advances to third base in the first inning after a hit by B.J. Upton. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Brett Myers pitches in the first inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays pitcher James Shieds is congratulated at the dug out after a 1-2-3 first inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Evan Longoria bobbles a hard hit but was able to throw the runner out at first base in the first inning. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Tampa Bay Rays B.J. Upton plays catch at the beginning of the first inning. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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James Shields pitches in the first inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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James Shields pitches in the first inning. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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The color guard exits through center field after the National Anthem before the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Philadelphia Phillies during Game two of the World Series at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg Thursday evening (10/23/08). [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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The National Anthem is performed before the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Philadelphia Phillies during Game two of the World Series at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg Thursday evening. [Dirk Shadd, Times]

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Joe Maddon talks with the media before Thursday's World Series Game 2 at the Trop. [James Borchuck, Times]

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Rocco Baldelli takes batting practice before Thursday's World Series Game 2 at the Trop. Baldelli will hit in the 8th spot in the lineup. [James Borchuck, Times]

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The media circus in front of the Rays dugout before the game. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Rays pitcher Matt Garza warms up for batting practice. [Brian Cassella, Times]

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Rays pitcher Scott Kazmir and Andy Sonnanstine wait to take batting practice before Thursday's game. [Brian Cassella, Times]

[Last modified: Monday, December 21, 2009 12:43am]

    

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