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Sosa hits No. 597 in loss
Devil Rays 11, Rangers 8
Sammy Sosa hits career home run No. 597 on Wednesday night.  (John Raoux/AP)
 Sosa's two-run homer
 Teixeira's two-run homer
Sammy Sosa moved one step closer to the 600-homer milestone in the fourth inning with a two-run shot. Mark Teixeira and Victor Diaz also went deep, but the Rangers still fell for the seventh time in the last nine games.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: May 16, 2007
DET
BOS
PPD
TEX
Texas (15-25)
Lost 3
Tampa Bay 11, Texas 8   TB
Tampa Bay (17-22)
Won 3
May 16, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 0 0 3 3 0 1 1 0   8 11 0
Tampa Bay
1 0 0 3 6 0 1 0 X   11 15 1
Standings thru 5/16/07  |  Gameday  |  Rangers Stats  |  Devil Rays Stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, 2B3110010.234
  Kata, 2B1000110.273
Young, SS4211112.233
Teixeira, 1B4232110.291
Sosa, DH5123001.273
Blalock, 3B5000002.285
Diaz, RF3121000.269
  1-Stewart, PR-C0100000.238
Cruz, LF-RF4020011.200
Laird, C-LF3000111.214
Mahar, CF4000012.000
Totals368117479 


1-Ran for Diaz in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Cruz (5, Fossum).
HR: Sosa (9, 4th inning off Fossum, 1 on, 1 out), Diaz (2, 4th inning off Fossum, 0 on, 2 out), Teixeira (6, 5th inning off Fossum, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Hairston; Young; Teixeira 6; Sosa 5; Diaz 5; Cruz 3.
RBI: Sosa 3 (30), Diaz (5), Young (23), Teixeira 2 (20).
2-out RBI: Diaz; Sosa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Laird; Blalock; Young.
GIDP: Cruz; Mahar.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hairston (1, 3rd base off Fossum/Navarro).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Dukes, CF4111206.225
Upton, 2B4212123.331
Crawford, LF5013014.288
Wigginton, 3B5131022.252
Pena, 1B4230100.289
Harris, SS5231004.352
Young, RF4223102.238
Navarro, C5000005.190
Gomes, DH3110110.158
Totals391115116626 

BATTING
3B: Crawford (3, Murray).
HR: Dukes (7, 1st inning off Padilla, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Dukes 4; Upton; Crawford 3; Wigginton 3; Pena 3; Harris 3; Young 2; Gomes.
RBI: Dukes (12), Young 3 (17), Upton 2 (25), Harris (11), Crawford 3 (22), Wigginton (21).
2-out RBI: Upton; Crawford 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris; Crawford; Wigginton; Dukes 2; Young.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton (7, 2nd base off Feldman/Laird).

FIELDING
E: Upton (10, throw).
DP: 2 (Wigginton-Upton-Pena 2).

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Padilla (L, 1-6)4.012881315.77
Murray 1.122231013.50
Feldman 1.21111006.60
Gagne 1.00001200.00
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Fossum (W, 3-3)5.09660437.80
Ryu 1.20112204.91
Camp (H, 7)1.02111006.23
Stokes (H, 7)0.10001006.38
Reyes (S, 12)1.00000101.45

Padilla pitched to 4 batters in the 5th.

HBP: Gomes (by Feldman), Upton (by Feldman), Diaz (by Camp).
Pitches-strikes: Padilla 77-51, Murray 42-22, Feldman 39-22, Gagne 19-10, Fossum 84-53, Ryu 31-17, Camp 26-13, Stokes 8-3, Reyes 11-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Padilla 5-4, Murray 1-2, Feldman 1-4, Gagne 0-1, Fossum 5-6, Ryu 0-3, Camp 2-1, Stokes 1-0, Reyes 0-2.
Batters faced: Padilla 25, Murray 9, Feldman 9, Gagne 4, Fossum 23, Ryu 7, Camp 6, Stokes 2, Reyes 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Murray 2-2, Feldman 2-0, Camp 2-1, Stokes 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming. 1B: Mark Wegner. 2B: Brian Runge. 3B: Jerry Layne.
Weather: 81 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, In from CF.
T: 3:20.
Att: 8,839.

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