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Sonnanstine solid
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Rays 5, Blue Jays 3
Dioner Navarro drives in a run on a single in the fifth inning. (John Raous/AP)
Andy Sonnanstine went 6 1/3 innings, giving up three runs on six hits for the win. Evan Longoria was 2-for-2 with two walks and his first career triple and stolen base, Carl Crawford was 3-for-5 with a run and an RBI and Eric Hinske drove in two runs. Troy Percival picked up his fourth save.
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Series at a glance:
TOR
Toronto (10-13)
Lost 4
Tampa Bay 5, Toronto 3   TB
Tampa Bay (11-11)
Won 3
April 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Toronto
0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0   3 7 2
Tampa Bay
0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 X   5 8 0
Standings thru 4/24/08  |  Recap: TOR | TB  |  Gameday  |  Blue Jays stats  |  Rays stats
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Eckstein, SS4000003.250
Hill, 2B4110002.292
Rios, RF2000021.295
  Inglett, RF2000001.303
Wells, V, CF4000010.289
Stairs, DH3000000.316
  a-Barajas, PH-DH1000000.200
Stewart, LF4020000.229
Overbay, 1B2110200.274
  1-McDonald, PR0000000.143
Zaun, C3120102.270
Scutaro, 3B4011016.200
Totals333713415 

a-Popped out for Stairs in the 8th.
1-Ran for Overbay in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Stewart (1, Sonnanstine), Hill (7, Sonnanstine).
TB: Hill 2; Stewart 3; Overbay; Zaun 2; Scutaro.
RBI: Scutaro (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rios; Scutaro 2; Hill; Eckstein 2.
S: Eckstein.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: McDonald (2, 2nd base off Percival/Navarro).

FIELDING
E: Hill (1, throw), Overbay (1, fielding).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B4000023.209
Crawford, LF5131011.302
Upton, CF4100113.296
Pena, 1B3100121.189
Longoria, 3B2121100.282
Hinske, DH4012012.322
Gross, RF3000124.196
Navarro, C2111201.444
Bartlett, SS3010112.222
Totals3058571017 

BATTING
2B: Longoria (3, Carlson).
3B: Longoria (1, McGowan).
TB: Crawford 3; Longoria 5; Hinske; Navarro; Bartlett.
RBI: Crawford (11), Hinske 2 (13), Longoria (8), Navarro (4).
2-out RBI: Navarro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton; Iwamura 2; Bartlett; Pena; Navarro.
S: Iwamura.
SF: Longoria.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford 2 (7, 2nd base off Camp/Zaun, 2nd base off McGowan/Zaun), Longoria (1, 3rd base off Accardo/Zaun).
CS: Hinske (1, 2nd base by McGowan/Zaun).

 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
McGowan (L, 1-2)4.04547604.18
Tallet 0.21000002.25
Camp 1.01000100.00
Carlson 1.01000201.59
Accardo 0.10000008.64
Ryan 1.01000100.00
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sonnanstine (W, 3-1)6.16332305.28
Glover (H, 2)1.10000001.86
Miller (H, 2)0.10000002.70
Percival (S, 4)1.01001100.00

McGowan pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.

WP: McGowan, Sonnanstine.
Pitches-strikes: McGowan 88-44, Tallet 11-7, Camp 15-12, Carlson 18-12, Accardo 4-3, Ryan 21-14, Sonnanstine 104-67, Glover 17-11, Miller 4-3, Percival 16-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: McGowan 3-2, Tallet 0-2, Camp 0-2, Carlson 0-1, Accardo 1-0, Ryan 0-2, Sonnanstine 6-10, Glover 1-3, Miller 0-1, Percival 0-2.
Batters faced: McGowan 22, Tallet 4, Camp 4, Carlson 4, Accardo 1, Ryan 4, Sonnanstine 27, Glover 4, Miller 1, Percival 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Tallet 3-3, Camp 2-0, Carlson 1-0, Accardo 1-0, Glover 1-0.
EjectionsToronto Blue Jays right fielder Alex Rios ejected by 1B umpire Tim McClelland. (3rd).
Umpires: HP: Mike DiMuro. 1B: Tim McClelland. 2B: Larry Vanover. 3B: Mike Everitt.
Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from LF.
T: 3:12.
Att: 9,540.

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