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Nine days, nine K's
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Rays 8, Cubs 3
Starter James Shields struck out the side in the fourth. (Chris O'Meara/AP)
Carl Crawford's grand slam was the big blow in a seven-run bottom of the seventh inning, which gave the Rays a sweep. James Shields, who last pitched nine days ago, had a 6 1/3-inning no-decision, striking out nine and giving up all three of his runs in the top of the seventh.
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Series at a glance:
CHC
Chi Cubs (45-28)
Lost 3
Tampa Bay 8, Chi Cubs 3   TB
Tampa Bay (43-29)
Won 3
June 19, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0   3 9 2
Tampa Bay
0 1 0 0 0 0 7 0 X   8 10 1
Standings thru 6/19/08  |  Recap: CHC | TB  |  Gameday  |  Cubs stats  |  Rays stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Fukudome, CF4011120.295
Theriot, SS4011010.308
Lee, 1B4030012.289
Ramirez, 3B4000015.290
Soto, DH4000011.282
Hoffpauir, LF4120020.400
DeRosa, RF3100131.292
Blanco, C4010012.296
Fontenot, 2B4111012.237
Totals3539321313 

BATTING
2B: Hoffpauir (6, Shields), Fontenot (8, Shields).
TB: Fukudome; Theriot; Lee 3; Hoffpauir 3; Blanco; Fontenot 2.
RBI: Fontenot (13), Fukudome (31), Theriot (22).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fontenot; Ramirez 2.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Fukudome (3, 2nd base by Shields/Navarro).

FIELDING
E: Lee (7, fielding), Ramirez (7, fielding).
DP: (Lee-Theriot-Gallagher).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B3111110.271
Crawford, LF5134003.272
Upton, CF5110003.291
Hinske, 1B4211112.251
Longoria, SS3011000.250
Floyd, DH4010011.264
Aybar, 3B3110103.263
Navarro, C3110102.326
Gross, RF3100002.229
Totals3381074316 

BATTING
2B: Hinske (12, Eyre), Floyd (4, Eyre).
3B: Upton (2, Eyre).
HR: Crawford (5, 7th inning off Eyre, 3 on, 0 out).
TB: Iwamura; Crawford 6; Upton 3; Hinske 2; Longoria; Floyd 2; Aybar; Navarro.
RBI: Iwamura (19), Crawford 4 (37), Hinske (37), Longoria (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Navarro 2; Crawford 2; Hinske.
SF: Longoria.
GIDP: Aybar.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hinske (7, 3rd base off Eyre/Blanco).
CS: Crawford (5, 2nd base by Gallagher/Blanco).

FIELDING
E: Upton (4, fielding).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gallagher 6.04102303.97
Marmol (L, 1-2)0.00442002.93
Eyre (BS, 1)0.14330013.38
Lieber 1.22000003.06
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Shields 6.17332903.94
Miller 0.01000004.26
Balfour (W, 2-0)1.21000301.74
Glover 1.00000103.91

Marmol pitched to 4 batters in the 7th.
Miller pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

HBP: Gross (by Marmol), Iwamura (by Marmol).
Pitches-strikes: Gallagher 112-64, Marmol 20-7, Eyre 15-9, Lieber 23-13, Shields 102-68, Miller 6-3, Balfour 25-16, Glover 13-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Gallagher 10-4, Marmol 0-0, Eyre 0-1, Lieber 2-3, Shields 2-7, Miller 0-0, Balfour 0-2, Glover 0-2.
Batters faced: Gallagher 24, Marmol 4, Eyre 5, Lieber 7, Shields 27, Miller 1, Balfour 6, Glover 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Eyre 3-3, Lieber 1-0, Miller 2-1, Balfour 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Laz Diaz. 1B: Mike Estabrook. 2B: Paul Schrieber. 3B: Kerwin Danley.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:59.
Att: 34,441.

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