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Longoria leads way
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Rays 9, Tigers 3
Andy Sonnanstine pitches during the first inning on Saturday.  (Steve Nesius/AP)
Evan Longoria went 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs, and is now 4-for-9 with a pair of homers in the first two games of the series. Carl Crawford also added a pair of RBIs, helping Andy Sonnanstine win his 11th game of the season.
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Series at a glance:
DET
Detroit (55-55)
Lost 3
Tampa Bay 9, Detroit 3   TB
Tampa Bay (65-44)
Won 4
August 2, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Detroit
0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0   3 11 1
Tampa Bay
0 4 0 3 0 2 0 0 X   9 11 0
Standings thru 8/2/08  |  Recap: DET | TB  |  Gameday  |  Tigers stats  |  Rays stats
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF5110010.307
Polanco, 2B5221001.307
Guillen, 3B5020002.284
Ordonez, RF3011101.320
  Raburn, RF1000001.238
Cabrera, 1B3031100.299
Joyce, LF4010035.279
Sheffield, DH4010014.226
Renteria, SS4000014.253
Inge, C4000014.223
Totals3831132722 

BATTING
2B: Polanco (24, Sonnanstine), Cabrera (26, Reyes).
TB: Granderson; Polanco 3; Guillen 2; Ordonez; Cabrera 4; Joyce; Sheffield.
RBI: Polanco (39), Ordonez (63), Cabrera (81).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Inge 2; Sheffield; Joyce 2.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
E: Guillen (14, fielding).
PB: Inge (5).
Outfield assists: Joyce (Riggans at 3rd base).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 2B4110133.276
Upton, CF4111113.266
Crawford, LF3212112.272
Longoria, 3B5133012.280
Pena, 1B3000221.234
Gomes, RF2000023.188
  a-Gross, PH-RF2011100.217
Aybar, DH4100004.220
Riggans, C3111113.244
Bartlett, SS4230000.259
Totals34911871121 

a-Walked for Gomes in the 4th.

BATTING
2B: Upton (24, Rogers), Longoria (27, Rogers), Iwamura (22, Rogers), Riggans (4, Fossum), Bartlett (11, Fossum).
HR: Longoria (21, 6th inning off Fossum, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Iwamura 2; Upton 2; Crawford; Longoria 7; Gross; Riggans 2; Bartlett 4.
RBI: Upton (47), Crawford 2 (54), Longoria 3 (67), Gross (24), Riggans (17).
2-out RBI: Upton; Crawford 2; Longoria; Riggans.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gomes 2; Pena; Riggans 2; Crawford 2.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Longoria (7, 2nd base off Dolsi/Inge), Crawford (25, 3rd base off Dolsi/Inge).
CS: Bartlett (4, 3rd base by Dolsi/Inge).

FIELDING
PB: Riggans (3).
Outfield assists: Gross (Guillen at home).

 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rogers (L, 8-8)3.16774804.98
Dolsi 1.11003004.15
Fossum 2.14220215.40
Farnsworth 1.00000103.57
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sonnanstine (W, 11-6)6.07221604.58
Reyes 1.03111104.79
Hammel 2.01000004.32

HBP: Crawford (by Rogers).
Pitches-strikes: Rogers 109-63, Dolsi 34-15, Fossum 43-31, Farnsworth 14-8, Sonnanstine 102-66, Reyes 26-13, Hammel 25-18.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rogers 1-1, Dolsi 2-1, Fossum 4-0, Farnsworth 0-2, Sonnanstine 5-8, Reyes 0-1, Hammel 4-2.
Batters faced: Rogers 21, Dolsi 8, Fossum 10, Farnsworth 3, Sonnanstine 27, Reyes 6, Hammel 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Dolsi 2-2, Fossum 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Tim Tschida. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Jeff Nelson. 3B: Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:29.
Att: 36,048.
August 2, 2008

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