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Dice-K stunned by Upton
Devil Rays 2, Red Sox 1
Daisuke Matsuzaka threw 111 pitches, including 67 for strikes. (Mike Carlson/AP)
Daisuke Matsuzaka's fine start came to a not-so-fine end on Wednesday, surrendering a two-run homer to B.J. Upton in the sixth inning to provide the difference. Dice-K struck out eight and walked four over six innings as his record fell to 13-10.
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Series at a glance:
BOS
Boston (76-51)
Lost 1
Tampa Bay 2, Boston 1   TB
Tampa Bay (48-78)
Won 1
August 22, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 9 1
Tampa Bay
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 X   2 4 1
Standings thru 8/22/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Devil Rays Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pedroia, 2B1100000.323
  Cora, 2B3000013.257
Youkilis, 1B5010010.288
Ortiz, DH2020300.321
Lowell, 3B4011003.314
Drew, RF4020112.264
Varitek, C5000028.261
Crisp, CF4010000.272
Hinske, LF0000200.198
  Kielty, LF2010000.222
Lugo, SS4010014.242
Totals341916620 

BATTING
2B: Youkilis (31, Jackson), Ortiz (39, Jackson), Lugo (30, Glover).
TB: Youkilis 2; Ortiz 3; Lowell; Drew 2; Crisp; Kielty; Lugo 2.
RBI: Lowell (86).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lugo; Varitek 4; Cora 2.
SF: Lowell.
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hinske (3, 2nd base off Jackson/Paul).

FIELDING
E: Lowell (15, throw).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 3B4010032.282
Crawford, LF3000010.310
Pena, DH2100203.265
Upton, CF4112024.307
Harris, 2B3000100.288
Gomes, RF3000002.254
  Young, RF1000000.286
Guzman, Jo, 1B3000121.250
Wilson, SS4010001.237
Paul, C2010111.198
Totals292425914 

BATTING
HR: Upton (18, 6th inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Iwamura; Upton 4; Wilson; Paul.
RBI: Upton 2 (57).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Iwamura; Gomes; Guzman, Jo; Upton 2.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Wilson (5, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Paul (2, throw).
Outfield assists: Upton (Ortiz at home).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka (L, 13-10)6.02224813.76
Timlin 1.02000103.00
Gagne 1.00001003.92
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Jackson (W, 4-12)6.05115305.49
Wheeler (H, 10)1.02000205.25
Glover (H, 7)1.01000105.06
Reyes (S, 19)1.01001004.63

HBP: Crawford (by Timlin), Pedroia (by Jackson).
Pitches-strikes: Matsuzaka 111-67, Timlin 16-9, Gagne 16-10, Jackson 103-56, Wheeler 17-11, Glover 16-10, Reyes 15-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Matsuzaka 5-5, Timlin 2-0, Gagne 2-1, Jackson 6-8, Wheeler 0-1, Glover 0-2, Reyes 0-3.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 25, Timlin 6, Gagne 4, Jackson 28, Wheeler 5, Glover 4, Reyes 5.
Umpires: HP: Bill Welke. 1B: John Hirschbeck. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: Laz Diaz.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:06.
Att: 17,839.

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