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Devil Rays takes series
Devil Rays 11, Rangers 8
Elijah Dukes, who led off Wednesday's game with a homer, is greeted at the plate. (AP)
 Crawford's three-run triple
Casey Fossum worked just five frames before turning the ball over to the bullpen. The left-hander surrendered six runs on nine hits. The Rays' offensive explosion made up for the lack of starting presence in the later innings, with batters collecting 15 hits off Rangers pitching.
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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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