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Slam extends streak
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Blue Jays 7, Rays 4
Gregg Zaun's walk-off slam was his third hit since July. (Reuters)
After catching nine pitchers -- as many as his uniform number -- in a see-saw affair, Gregg Zaun laced a walk-off grand slam in the 13th inning to extend the Jays' winning streak to seven games. Lyle Overbay socked two solo shots as well.
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Series at a glance:
TB
Tampa Bay (85-55)
Lost 2
Toronto 7, Tampa Bay 4   TOR
Toronto (75-66)
Won 7
September 6, 2008
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Tampa Bay
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1   4 10 0
Toronto
1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4   7 13 1
Standings thru 9/6/08  |  Recap: TB | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Rays stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura, 2B 4 0 3 0 2 0 0 .280
Upton, B, CF 4 0 0 0 2 1 4 .271
Pena, C, 1B 4 1 2 0 1 0 5 .246
Floyd, C, DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .278
  b-Baldelli, PH-DH-RF 3 1 2 2 0 1 1 .357
Aybar, W, 3B 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 .252
  1-Perez, F, PR-LF 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 .333
Hinske, LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .248
  Ruggiano, LF-RF 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .186
  c-Jaso, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
  Percival, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Navarro, D, C 6 0 2 1 0 0 0 .298
Gross, RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .242
  a-Bartlett, PH-SS 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .279
Zobrist, SS-LF-3B 5 0 1 0 1 2 3 .220
Totals 44 4 10 3 9 13 23  

a-Grounded out for Gross in the 8th. b-Homered for Floyd, C in the 9th. c-Grounded out for Ruggiano in the 13th.
1-Ran for Aybar, W in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Zobrist (5, Frasor).
HR: Baldelli (3, 9th inning off Ryan, B, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Pena, C 2; Baldelli 5; Zobrist 2; Navarro, D 2; Iwamura 3.
RBI: Baldelli 2 (9), Navarro, D (45).
2-out RBI: Navarro, D.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pena, C 3; Ruggiano; Zobrist.
GIDP: Floyd, C, Zobrist, Upton, B 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-9.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Perez, F 2 (2, 2nd base off Ryan, B/Zaun, 3rd base off Tallet/Zaun).
CS: Aybar, W (2, 2nd base by Marcum/Zaun).

FIELDING
DP: (Zobrist-Iwamura-Pena, C).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Inglett, 2B 6 0 3 0 0 0 1 .304
Scutaro, SS 5 1 0 0 1 1 3 .261
Rios, A, CF 6 0 1 1 0 0 2 .295
Wells, V, DH 6 1 1 0 0 1 2 .297
Lind, LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .298
  Wilkerson, LF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220
Overbay, 1B 5 2 3 2 1 1 2 .276
  1-McDonald, Jo, PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217
Rolen, 3B 5 1 1 0 1 0 2 .249
Zaun, C 5 1 3 4 1 1 0 .231
Snider, RF 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .304
Totals 49 7 13 7 4 6 15  

1-Ran for Overbay in the 13th.

BATTING
2B: Rios, A (43, Shields), Rolen (24, Wheeler, D).
HR: Overbay 2 (14, 2nd inning off Shields, 0 on, 0 out; 4th inning off Shields, 0 on, 1 out), Zaun (6, 13th inning off Percival, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Wilkerson; Wells, V; Rios, A 2; Inglett 3; Rolen 2; Zaun 6; Overbay 9.
RBI: Rios, A (68), Overbay 2 (63), Zaun 4 (26).
2-out RBI: Zaun 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lind.
GIDP: Wells, V.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Inglett (4, fielding).
Outfield assists: Rios, A (Navarro, D at 2nd base).
DP: 5 (Scutaro-Overbay, Zaun-Scutaro, Inglett-Scutaro-Overbay 2, Downs, S-Scutaro-Overbay).

 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Shields 8.0 6 3 3 2 3 2 3.64
Wheeler, D 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.54
Howell 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.54
Bradford 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.06
Balfour 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.70
Percival (BS, 4)(L, 2-1) 0.2 3 4 4 1 0 1 4.91
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Marcum 7.0 4 0 0 3 7 0 3.42
Downs, S (H, 23) 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.19
Ryan, B (BS, 4) 1.0 1 3 2 1 2 1 3.12
League 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.93
Carlson 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.94
Frasor 0.1 1 0 0 2 1 0 3.86
Parrish 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.65
Camp 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.19
Tallet (W, 1-1) 0.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.11

WP: Carlson.
IBB: Iwamura (by Frasor).
HBP: Pena, C (by Ryan, B).
Pitches-strikes: Shields 96-61, Wheeler, D 12-8, Howell 14-8, Bradford 17-11, Balfour 18-12, Percival 15-9, Marcum 103-64, Downs, S 13-3, Ryan, B 25-13, League 9-7, Carlson 27-16, Frasor 18-7, Parrish 6-3, Camp 12-6, Tallet 16-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Shields 10-6, Wheeler, D 0-1, Howell 1-1, Bradford 3-0, Balfour 1-0, Percival 1-0, Marcum 5-5, Downs, S 2-0, Ryan, B 1-0, League 2-0, Carlson 1-1, Frasor 0-0, Parrish 0-1, Camp 2-0, Tallet 0-0.
Batters faced: Shields 31, Wheeler, D 4, Howell 3, Bradford 5, Balfour 4, Percival 6, Marcum 25, Downs, S 4, Ryan, B 6, League 3, Carlson 5, Frasor 4, Parrish 1, Camp 3, Tallet 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Bradford 1-0, Parrish 3-0, Tallet 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Paul Schrieber. 1B: Kerwin Danley. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: Laz Diaz.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, In from CF.
T: 4:15.
Att: 34,649.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
September 6, 2008
September 6, 2008

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