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Young extends streak
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Rays 5, Rangers 4
Michael Young extended his hitting streak to 22 games on Saturday.  (Tim Sharp/AP)
Michael Young extended his hitting streak to 22 games with a first-inning single against the Rays. He added an RBI double in the third. Milton Bradley then homered in the bottom of the eighth for his 14th long ball of the season to get the Rangers as close as they would get.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (37-25)
Won 2
Tampa Bay 5, Texas 4   TEX
Texas (31-33)
Lost 2
June 7, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1   5 9 0
Texas
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1   4 9 1
Standings thru 6/7/08  |  Recap: TB | TEX  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Rangers stats
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B4000111.269
Crawford, LF5110001.267
Upton, CF3120200.300
Hinske, DH4010115.258
Longoria, 3B4110024.250
Aybar, 1B4012011.293
Gross, RF4112002.230
Riggans, C4010010.250
Bartlett, SS4110011.243
Totals365944715 

BATTING
2B: Longoria (11, Feldman), Upton (17, Benoit), Aybar (6, Benoit).
HR: Gross (4, 2nd inning off Feldman, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Crawford; Upton 3; Hinske; Longoria 2; Aybar 2; Gross 4; Riggans; Bartlett.
RBI: Gross 2 (13), Aybar 2 (4).
2-out RBI: Aybar 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gross 2; Hinske.
GIDP: Hinske.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford (16, 2nd base off Feldman/Saltalamacchia), Bartlett 2 (12, 2nd base off Wright/Saltalamacchia, 3rd base off Wright/Saltalamacchia).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B5120003.307
Young, SS4121011.309
  Shelton, 3B-1B0000100.215
Hamilton, DH5001004.315
Bradley, RF5122023.338
Murphy, CF4000012.289
Boggs, LF3010110.277
Catalanotto, 1B3000001.283
  a-Laird, PH-3B1000001.266
Saltalamacchia, C3000111.257
Vazquez, 3B-SS3120101.325
Totals364944617 

a-Popped out for Catalanotto in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Bradley (19, Sonnanstine), Boggs (8, Sonnanstine), Kinsler 2 (17, Sonnanstine, Wheeler).
HR: Bradley (14, 8th inning off Miller, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Kinsler 4; Young 2; Bradley 6; Boggs 2; Vazquez 2.
RBI: Bradley 2 (43), Young (32), Hamilton (69).
2-out RBI: Bradley.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Murphy 2; Vazquez; Kinsler; Young; Bradley.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Kinsler (12, fielding).
DP: (Kinsler-Young-Catalanotto).

 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sonnanstine 5.06221304.88
Howell (W, 5-0)2.00001103.38
Miller (H, 7)0.21111113.93
Wheeler (S, 2)1.12111102.22
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Feldman 7.05222514.31
Benoit (L, 3-2)1.02222105.76
Wright 1.02110104.33

WP: Howell, Wright.
IBB: Hinske (by Benoit).
Pitches-strikes: Sonnanstine 86-53, Howell 36-19, Miller 19-9, Wheeler 22-14, Feldman 108-68, Benoit 26-12, Wright 22-15.
Ground outs-fly outs: Sonnanstine 7-5, Howell 4-1, Miller 0-1, Wheeler 2-1, Feldman 7-9, Benoit 1-1, Wright 1-1.
Batters faced: Sonnanstine 22, Howell 7, Miller 4, Wheeler 7, Feldman 27, Benoit 7, Wright 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Wheeler 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Nauert. 1B: James Hoye. 2B: Jerry Crawford. 3B: Brian O'Nora.
Weather: 93 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 21 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:07.
Att: 28,788.

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