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Jays fall in 11 innings
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Rays 3, Blue Jays 1
Mark Rzepczynski threw 62 of his 105 pitches for strikes on Tuesday. (Brian Blanco/AP)
Marc Rzepczynski gave up one run in six innings of his Major League debut and Scott Rolen's hitting streak reached 24 games, but Brandon League yielded a two-run homer in extra innings.
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Series at a glance:
TOR
Toronto (43-42)
Lost 1
Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 1   TB
Tampa Bay (45-39)
Won 1
July 7, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Toronto
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 10 0
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   3 4 1
Standings thru 7/7/09  |  Recap: TOR | TB  |  Gameday  |  Blue Jays stats  |  Rays stats
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .282
Hill, A, 2B 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .296
Lind, DH 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .308
Rolen, 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .325
Overbay, 1B 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .254
Wells, V, CF 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 .262
Rios, A, RF 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .260
Dellucci, LF 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .208
  a-Bautista, PH-LF 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262
Barajas, C 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263
Totals 42 1 10 1 1 5 16  

a-Singled for Dellucci in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Lind (26, Shields).
TB: Wells, V 3; Lind 2; Scutaro 2; Rolen; Bautista; Hill, A 2.
RBI: Rolen (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dellucci; Rolen 2; Barajas.
Team RISP: 2-for-7.
Team LOB: 9.

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Upton, B, CF 5 0 0 0 0 3 2 .240
Crawford, C, LF 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .313
Longoria, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 .285
Pena, C, 1B 4 1 0 0 1 2 0 .228
Zobrist, 2B 3 1 1 0 2 1 0 .282
Burrell, DH 4 1 1 2 1 0 3 .222
Bartlett, SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .354
Kapler, RF 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .245
  a-Gross, PH-RF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .278
Navarro, D, C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .214
Totals 36 3 4 3 6 9 13  

a-Flied out for Kapler in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Navarro, D (11, Rzepczynski).
HR: Burrell (4, 11th inning off League, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Gross; Burrell 4; Zobrist; Navarro, D 2.
RBI: Kapler (20), Burrell 2 (25).
2-out RBI: Kapler; Burrell 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crawford, C; Navarro, D 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-5.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Zobrist (9, 2nd base off League/Barajas).

FIELDING
E: Shields (1, pickoff).
Outfield assists: Upton, B (Hill, A at home).

 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Rzepczynski 6.0 2 1 1 4 7 0 1.50
Camp 3.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.79
League (L, 1-4) 1.2 2 2 2 1 1 1 5.31
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Shields 7.0 7 1 1 1 4 0 3.38
Choate (H, 3) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.26
Bradford (BS, 1) 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
Howell 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.56
Wheeler, D (W, 3-1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.23

Shields pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.
Bradford pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Rzepczynski.
Pitches-strikes: Rzepczynski 105-62, Camp 29-18, League 31-16, Shields 105-72, Choate 1-1, Bradford 2-2, Howell 21-18, Wheeler, D 21-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Rzepczynski 7-4, Camp 2-4, League 2-1, Shields 9-5, Choate 0-1, Bradford 0-0, Howell 1-0, Wheeler, D 1-5.
Batters faced: Rzepczynski 24, Camp 10, League 8, Shields 29, Choate 1, Bradford 1, Howell 6, Wheeler, D 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Choate 2-0, Bradford 2-1, Howell 2-0.
Umpires: HP: James Hoye. 1B: Bill Welke. 2B: Tim Welke. 3B: Jim Reynolds.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:15.
Att: 15,244.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
July 7, 2009
July 7, 2009

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