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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 11, 2007
Jackson thriller in Texas
Rays shut down Texas
Edwin Jackson has been pitching well, but even he couldn't have expected this. The Devil Rays took the middle game behind Jackson's four-hit, eight-strikeout shutout performance, the first of his career. Carl Crawford extended his hitting streak to 12 games, one shy of his career high.
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 Cruz's diving grab
Devil Rays 3, Rangers 0
Edwin Jackson walked only one batter in his shutout win on Saturday. (Tony Gutierrez/AP)
Series at a glance:
Texas rusty in loss
John Rheinecker was looking for his second win of the season, and he pitched well enough to get it, if not for the Rays' Edwin Jackson's shutout. Texas was only able to get four hits on a night that Rusty Greer was inducted into the Rangers Hall of Fame.
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 Jackson's complete game
 Norton's RBI double
 Young's RBI double
 Harris' RBI single
TB
Tampa Bay (45-71)
Won 1
Tampa Bay 3, Texas 0   TEX
Texas (50-66)
Lost 1
August 11, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Tampa Bay
1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   3 8 0
Texas
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Standings thru 8/11/07  |  Gameday  |  Devil Rays Stats  |  Rangers Stats
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 3B4000011.289
Crawford, LF4120010.318
Upton, DH-CF4000022.324
Young, CF-RF4121001.298
Harris, 2B4011012.297
Gomes, RF3000110.256
  Jackson, P0000000.500
Wilson, SS4110012.248
Norton, 1B3011020.205
  Pena, 1B1010000.271
Paul, C4000002.184
Totals353831910 

BATTING
2B: Young 2 (29, Rheinecker, Rheinecker), Norton (4, Rheinecker).
3B: Crawford (9, Wright).
TB: Crawford 4; Young 4; Harris; Wilson; Norton 2; Pena.
RBI: Young (63), Norton (12), Harris (45).
2-out RBI: Young; Harris.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris 2; Iwamura; Wilson.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Wilson-Harris-Pena 2).

 
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B4000011.252
Wilkerson, LF3010121.228
Young, SS4010002.305
Botts, DH3000012.205
Cruz, RF3000000.208
Laird, C3010010.232
Saltalamacchia, 1B3000021.260
Vazquez, 3B3000011.242
Murphy, CF3010001.400
Totals29040189 

BATTING
2B: Wilkerson (13, Jackson), Murphy (1, Jackson).
TB: Wilkerson 2; Young; Laird; Murphy 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Botts; Wilkerson.
GIDP: Botts; Young.
Team LOB: 3.

 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson (W, 3-11)9.04001805.84
 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rheinecker (L, 1-1)6.06331606.75
Wright 2.21000304.31
Murray 0.11000007.94

Pitches-strikes: Jackson 110-73, Rheinecker 92-63, Wright 36-22, Murray 3-3.
Ground outs-fly outs: Jackson 12-7, Rheinecker 9-3, Wright 3-2, Murray 0-1.
Batters faced: Jackson 30, Rheinecker 25, Wright 9, Murray 2.
Umpires: HP: Doug Eddings. 1B: Dana DeMuth. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Angel Campos.
Weather: 96 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:14 (:05 delay).
Att: 36,709.

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