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Slice and Dice
No cloud nine for Rays
Scott Kazmir's control abandoned him in the second inning, and that was all it took for the Rays to suffer their ninth straight loss. Massachusetts native Carlos Pena hit a solo homer with two outs in the ninth inning.
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Devil Rays Coverage
 Pena's solo jack
Red Sox 4, Devil Rays 1
In his last six starts, Daisuke Matsuzaka has a 1.29 ERA and fanned 51 batters. (Elise Amendola/AP)
Series at a glance:
Dice-K hurls another gem
Daisuke Matsuzaka fanned nine batters and scattered just four hits over eight dominanting innings en route to his 10th victory. Julio Lugo hit a two-run single to snap his 0-for-33 skid.
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 Lugo snaps 0-for-33 skid
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 03, 2007
Tampa Bay (33-49)
Lost 9
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 1   BOS
Boston (51-31)
Won 2
July 3, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 5 1
0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 X   4 7 0
Standings thru 7/3/07  |  Gameday  |  Devil Rays Stats  |  Red Sox Stats
Iwamura, 3B4010031.292
Crawford, LF4000011.281
Harris, SS4010001.307
Pena, 1B3111111.283
Norton, DH4000021.203
Wigginton, 2B3000010.269
Young, CF2010010.272
Gomes, RF3010012.248
Navarro, C3000001.179

2B: Iwamura (10, Matsuzaka).
HR: Pena (19, 9th inning off Papelbon, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Iwamura 2; Harris; Pena 4; Young; Gomes.
RBI: Pena (47).
2-out RBI: Pena.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris; Iwamura.
GIDP: Norton.
Team LOB: 4.

SB: Gomes (2, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Varitek).
CS: Young (3, 2nd base by Matsuzaka/Varitek).

E: Iwamura (4, throw).
DP: (Wigginton-Harris-Pena).
Pickoffs: Navarro (Lugo at 1st base).

Crisp, CF3010101.263
Pedroia, 2B3010101.320
Ortiz, DH4000014.307
Ramirez, LF3100122.285
  Ellsbury, LF0000000.300
Youkilis, 1B3210110.329
  Hinske, 1B0000000.218
Lowell, 3B3110110.293
Varitek, C2012102.272
Pena, RF4000045.216
Lugo, SS3022010.194

2B: Crisp (12, Kazmir).
TB: Crisp 2; Pedroia; Youkilis; Lowell; Varitek; Lugo 2.
RBI: Varitek 2 (35), Lugo 2 (36).
2-out RBI: Lugo 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ortiz; Pena; Ramirez 2.
SF: Varitek.
GIDP: Ortiz.
Team LOB: 7.

CS: Lugo (2, 2nd base by Hammel/Navarro).
PO: Lugo (1st base by Navarro).

DP: (Pedroia-Lugo-Youkilis).

Kazmir (L, 5-5)6.06433604.28
Hammel 1.01002205.65
Camp 1.00001206.03
Matsuzaka (W, 10-5)8.04001903.53
Papelbon 1.01110111.74

WP: Hammel.
HBP: Young (by Matsuzaka).
Pitches-strikes: Kazmir 113-75, Hammel 27-13, Camp 18-9, Matsuzaka 122-84, Papelbon 14-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Kazmir 7-5, Hammel 0-0, Camp 1-0, Matsuzaka 8-6, Papelbon 0-2.
Batters faced: Kazmir 26, Hammel 5, Camp 4, Matsuzaka 28, Papelbon 4.
Umpires: HP: Paul Nauert. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: Gerry Davis. 3B: Brian Gorman.
Weather: 69 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:58.
Att: 37,005.

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