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Box > Minnesota 3, Tampa Bay 2
Minnesota Phats: Twins sweep
Scott Kazmir carried a no-hitter into the fifth inning, but the Rays couldn't hold off a sweep at the hands of the Twins on Sunday afternoon.
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Mike Redmond's seventh-inning single plated Torii Hunter with the go-ahead run. (Tom Olmscheid/AP)
Mark Redmond's RBI single in the seventh made a winner of Joe Mays.
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Tampa Bay (27-55)
Lost 5
Minnesota 3, Tampa Bay 2   MIN
Minnesota (45-34)
Won 3
July 3, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0   2 7 1
Minnesota
0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 X   3 4 0
Standings through 7/3/05  |  Gameday  |  Devil Rays Stats  |  Twins Stats
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crawford, LF4130000.280
Lugo, SS3000121.271
Huff, DH4011001.255
Cantu, 3B4000012.297
Lee, 1B4111000.249
Hollins, RF2010100.274
Green, 2B3010001.260
Cash, C3000003.130
Gathright, J, CF3000022.304
Totals302722510 

BATTING
3B: Crawford (8, Mays).
HR: Lee (2, 4th inning off Mays, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Crawford 5; Huff; Lee 4; Hollins; Green.
RBI: Huff (40), Lee (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gathright, J.
GIDP: Cantu; Cash.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
CS: Crawford (5, 2nd base by Mays/Redmond).

FIELDING
E: Kazmir (2, pickoff).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Punto, 2B3000121.286
Castro, SS3001001.235
Ford, LF4000001.271
Hunter, CF3110001.266
Jones, J, RF3000021.267
LeCroy, DH2111100.279
Morneau, 1B3000022.265
Redmond, C3011000.235
Rodriguez, 3B3110012.306
Totals27343279 

BATTING
2B: Rodriguez (5, Kazmir), Hunter (19, Kazmir).
HR: LeCroy (8, 5th inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Hunter 2; LeCroy 4; Redmond; Rodriguez 2.
RBI: LeCroy (22), Castro (16), Redmond (12).
2-out RBI: Redmond.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez.
S: Castro.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Ford (Crawford at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Punto-Morneau, Castro-Punto-Morneau).

 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kazmir (L, 3-6)7.04322614.27
Baez 1.00000102.75
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mays (W, 5-3)7.07222313.84
Rincon (H, 12)1.00000102.57
Nathan (S, 23)1.00000103.57

IBB: LeCroy (by Kazmir).
Pitches-strikes: Kazmir 111-67, Baez 8-6, Mays 96-64, Rincon 17-11, Nathan 12-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Kazmir 6-9, Baez 1-1, Mays 11-5, Rincon 2-0, Nathan 0-2.
Batters faced: Kazmir 27, Baez 3, Mays 26, Rincon 3, Nathan 3.
Umpires: HP: Terry Craft. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Brian Knight. 3B: Ted Barrett.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:16.
Att: 28,757.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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