Jake Fox clubbed his third home run, a solo shot in the first inning. (John Smierciak/AP)
By Carrie Muskat / MLB.com
Derrek Lee drove in a career-high seven runs on a three-run homer in the first inning and a grand slam in the fourth. Jake Fox and Geovany Soto also had solo shots. Starter Ryan Dempster tied his season high with nine strikeouts, allowing four runs over 6 2/3 innings.
BATTING 2B: Fuld (2, McClung), Fukudome (16, Smith, C). HR: Lee, D 2 (14,
1st inning off McClung, 2 on, 0 out; 4th inning off Smith, C, 3 on, 1 out), Fox (3, 1st inning off McClung, 0 on, 1 out),
Soto, G (8, 4th inning off McClung, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Theriot 2; Fox 4; Fontenot; Bradley; Fukudome
2; Fuld 3; Lee, D 8; Soto, G 4. RBI: Lee, D 7 (48), Fox (12), Soto, G (26). Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Theriot; Dempster; Fox. SAC: Dempster. Team RISP:
3-for-8. Team LOB: 5.