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Rays move into first
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Rays 2, Yankees 1
Gabe Gross celebrates with teammates after his single sent the Rays to victory. (AP)
After Troy Percival allowed the Yankees to tie the game in the ninth, Gabe Gross hit a walk-off single in the 11th to plate pinch-runner Jonny Gomes. The victory, coupled with the Red Sox's loss, moved the Rays into first place this late in the season for the first time in team history.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (19-21)
Lost 2
Tampa Bay 2, NY Yankees 1   TB
Tampa Bay (23-16)
Won 6
May 13, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   1 6 0
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 11 0
Standings thru 5/13/08  |  Recap: NYY | TB  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Rays stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, DH5010010.271
Jeter, SS5010021.305
Abreu, RF4000112.287
Matsui, LF5111003.319
Giambi, 1B2020200.194
Cabrera, CF4010013.269
Cano, 2B4000004.183
Gonzalez, 3B2000002.290
  a-Duncan, S, PH1000011.188
  Ensberg, 3B1000000.219
Molina, C4000010.203
Totals371613716 

a-Struck out for Gonzalez in the 7th.

BATTING
3B: Jeter (3, Jackson).
HR: Matsui (5, 9th inning off Percival, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Damon; Jeter 3; Matsui 4; Giambi 2; Cabrera.
RBI: Matsui (18).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui; Duncan, S.
GIDP: Gonzalez; Matsui.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Cano-Jeter-Giambi 2, Cano-Giambi).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B5020001.263
Crawford, LF4010111.287
Upton, CF4000113.287
Pena, 1B4110112.210
Longoria, 3B5010002.222
Floyd, DH4020103.391
  1-Gomes, PR-DH0100000.225
Hinske, RF3011002.259
  Gross, RF2011000.214
Navarro, C3020100.375
Bartlett, SS3000003.242
Totals3721125317 


1-Ran for Floyd in the 11th.

BATTING
2B: Pena (2, Wang).
TB: Iwamura 2; Crawford; Pena 2; Longoria; Floyd 2; Hinske; Gross; Navarro 2.
RBI: Hinske (18), Gross (8).
2-out RBI: Hinske.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton; Bartlett; Iwamura.
S: Bartlett.
GIDP: Hinske; Bartlett; Floyd.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gomes (5, 2nd base off Rivera/Molina).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Iwamura-Bartlett-Pena, Longoria-Iwamura-Pena).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wang 7.07113202.90
Chamberlain 1.01001002.76
Farnsworth 1.00001002.84
Rivera (L, 0-1)1.03110100.56
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson 7.05001503.47
Wheeler (H, 9)1.00000201.29
Percival (BS, 2)1.01111012.40
Howell (W, 3-0)2.00001002.67

Rivera pitched to 2 batters in the 11th.

WP: Jackson.
Pitches-strikes: Wang 101-67, Chamberlain 15-6, Farnsworth 12-5, Rivera 17-11, Jackson 111-72, Wheeler 11-9, Percival 24-13, Howell 23-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wang 16-3, Chamberlain 3-0, Farnsworth 1-2, Rivera 0-2, Jackson 10-6, Wheeler 0-1, Percival 0-3, Howell 4-2.
Batters faced: Wang 29, Chamberlain 4, Farnsworth 4, Rivera 6, Jackson 26, Wheeler 3, Percival 5, Howell 6.
Umpires: HP: Ron Kulpa. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Dale Scott. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:32.
Att: 16,558.

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