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Rays' skid reaches eight
Red Sox 12, Devil Rays 6
Jonny Gomes homered in the seventh and ninth innings. (Chris O'Meara/AP)
Johnny Gomes hit two homers, including a game-tying shot in the bottom of the ninth, but the Rays were unable to finish off Boston, falling in the 12th inning.
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Series at a glance:
BOS
Boston (64-40)
Won 3
Boston 12, Tampa Bay 6   TB
Tampa Bay (38-65)
Lost 8
July 28, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   12   R   H   E 
Boston
0 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 6   12 15 0
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0   6 11 1
Standings thru 7/28/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Devil Rays Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lugo, SS5222221.225
Youkilis, 1B5213223.305
Ortiz, DH6221122.320
Ramirez, LF6013013.303
  1-Pena, PR-LF0000000.219
Drew, RF7121022.248
Lowell, 3B6140001.311
Varitek, C4221223.271
Crisp, CF5111105.281
Cora, 2B5100004.253
Totals4912151281124 


1-Ran for Ramirez in the 12th.

BATTING
2B: Drew (19, Shields), Ortiz (33, Shields), Lowell (24, Glover), Lugo (19, Reyes), Youkilis (25, Ryu), Ramirez (25, Ryu).
TB: Lugo 3; Youkilis 2; Ortiz 3; Ramirez 2; Drew 3; Lowell 5; Varitek 2; Crisp.
RBI: Varitek (44), Lugo 2 (49), Drew (40), Ortiz (61), Ramirez 3 (67), Crisp (42), Youkilis 3 (54).
2-out RBI: Varitek; Lugo 2; Youkilis 3; Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Youkilis 2; Crisp 2; Ramirez; Drew.
SF: Ramirez.
GIDP: Crisp.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lugo (26, 2nd base off Balfour/Paul).
CS: Youkilis (2, 2nd base by Shields/Paul).

FIELDING
DP: (Cora-Lugo-Youkilis).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 3B5020100.287
Harris, SS5130012.303
Upton, CF6110015.339
Pena, 1B3011102.279
Young, RF4111012.290
Gomes, LF5223011.263
Wilson, 2B5000001.241
Norton, DH5000030.196
Paul, C5111000.241
Totals4361162713 

BATTING
2B: Harris (23, Lester).
HR: Gomes 2 (10, 7th inning off Lester, 0 on, 0 out; 9th inning off Papelbon, 1 on, 0 out), Paul (1, 7th inning off Lester, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Iwamura 2; Harris 4; Upton; Pena; Young; Gomes 8; Paul 4.
RBI: Young (54), Pena (66), Gomes 3 (27), Paul (6).
2-out RBI: Paul.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pena; Young.
S: Harris.
SF: Young; Pena.
GIDP: Pena.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Harris (12, fielding).
DP: (Wilson-Harris-Pena).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lester 6.26441324.26
Tavarez (H, 1)0.10000005.13
Okajima (H, 18)1.01000100.87
Papelbon (BS, 2)1.02220112.15
Snyder (W, 2-2)2.01001202.79
Lopez 1.01000003.07
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Shields 5.06331704.47
Balfour 2.022220015.43
Glover 1.02110104.88
Dohmann 1.00000006.35
Reyes 2.02001304.50
Stokes (L, 2-7)0.21443007.90
Ryu 0.12221007.33

WP: Snyder, Shields.
IBB: Pena (by Snyder).
HBP: Cora (by Shields).
Pitches-strikes: Lester 97-63, Tavarez 9-6, Okajima 10-6, Papelbon 13-10, Snyder 33-18, Lopez 15-9, Shields 97-62, Balfour 40-22, Glover 20-14, Dohmann 14-7, Reyes 44-30, Stokes 23-10, Ryu 14-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Lester 1-16, Tavarez 1-0, Okajima 2-0, Papelbon 0-2, Snyder 1-3, Lopez 1-2, Shields 3-4, Balfour 4-2, Glover 1-1, Dohmann 1-2, Reyes 0-3, Stokes 1-1, Ryu 1-0.
Batters faced: Lester 27, Tavarez 1, Okajima 3, Papelbon 5, Snyder 8, Lopez 4, Shields 23, Balfour 9, Glover 5, Dohmann 3, Reyes 9, Stokes 6, Ryu 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Ryu 3-3.
EjectionsTampa Bay Devil Rays Manager Joe Maddon ejected by HP umpire Mark Wegner. (11th).
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Adrian Johnson. 2B: Bruce Froemming. 3B: Brian Runge.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 4:38.
Att: 36,048.

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