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Garza outdueled
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Blue Jays 6, Rays 2
Matt Garza took the loss while allowing just one run. (Aaron Harris/AP)
Tampa Bay right-hander Matt Garza lasted 6 2/3 innings, allowing just one run on six hits while striking out two, as the Rays fell on Wednesday night. The Rays' bullpen was touched for five runs on five hits in the eighth inning.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (17-16)
Lost 1
Toronto 6, Tampa Bay 2   TOR
Toronto (17-18)
Won 1
May 7, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   2 4 0
Toronto
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 X   6 11 0
Standings thru 5/7/08  |  Recap: TB | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .229
Crawford, C, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .280
Upton, B, CF 3 0 1 2 1 1 0 .295
Pena, C, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .200
Longoria, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .221
Hinske, DH 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .280
Navarro, D, C 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .353
Gross, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .186
Bartlett, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
Totals 30 2 4 2 1 10 2  

BATTING
2B: Upton, B (7, Marcum).
TB: Upton, B 2; Crawford, C; Navarro, D; Iwamura.
RBI: Upton, B 2 (24).
2-out RBI: Upton, B 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pena, C 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-3.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton, B (6, 2nd base off Marcum/Barajas).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Crawford, C (Barajas at 3rd base).
DP: 2 (Bartlett-Iwamura-Pena, C 2).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rios, A, RF 4 0 1 0 1 1 3 .287
Stewart, LF 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 .247
Rolen, 3B 4 1 2 2 0 0 2 .282
Stairs, DH 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .295
Wells, V, CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .282
Overbay, 1B 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .269
Hill, A, 2B 4 2 1 1 0 0 2 .258
Barajas, C 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .213
Scutaro, SS 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 .225
Totals 32 6 11 6 5 4 16  

BATTING
2B: Rolen (5, Garza, M), Overbay (4, Miller, T).
HR: Rolen (2, 8th inning off Dohmann, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Barajas 2; Wells, V; Scutaro 3; Rios, A; Rolen 6; Hill, A; Overbay 2.
RBI: Scutaro 2 (10), Rolen 2 (8), Hill, A (14), Barajas (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Wells, V; Stairs 2; Rios, A.
GIDP: Stewart, Rios, A.
Team RISP: 4-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Rios, A (Navarro, D at 2nd base).

 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Garza, M (L, 1-1) 6.2 6 1 1 3 2 0 4.91
Dohmann 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 1 6.14
Miller, T 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 5.79
Hammel 0.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 5.04
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Marcum (W, 4-2) 8.2 4 2 2 1 9 0 2.59
Downs, S 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.29

Dohmann pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

Pitches-strikes: Garza, M 106-59, Dohmann 12-5, Miller, T 19-9, Hammel 24-15, Marcum 110-70, Downs, S 6-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Garza, M 7-6, Dohmann 0-0, Miller, T 0-0, Hammel 1-0, Marcum 12-2, Downs, S 0-0.
Batters faced: Garza, M 27, Dohmann 3, Miller, T 3, Hammel 4, Marcum 30, Downs, S 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Dohmann 1-0, Hammel 2-2, Downs, S 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Crawford. 1B: Paul Nauert. 2B: Kevin Causey. 3B: Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:47.
Att: 19,276.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008

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