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Two swings decide it late
Devil Rays 5, Blue Jays 4
B.J. Upton (above) pinch-hit for Greg Norton in the ninth. (Reinhold Matay/AP)
 Upton's walk-off homer
Dioner Navarro's homer in the second inning stood as the game's only run, until the Jays went ahead in the sixth. Down by three runs in the ninth, Delmon Young hit a two-run homer and B.J. Upton added the walk-off shot.
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Series at a glance:
TOR
Toronto (72-69)
Lost 1
Tampa Bay 5, Toronto 4   TB
Tampa Bay (59-83)
Won 1
September 8, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Toronto
0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0   4 8 2
Tampa Bay
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4   5 5 0
Standings thru 9/8/07  |  Gameday  |  Blue Jays Stats  |  Devil Rays Stats
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Wells, CF5011001.253
Stairs, LF3121000.315
  Johnson, LF0000000.243
Rios, RF3112100.308
Thomas, DH4010002.268
Glaus, 3B2010210.262
Overbay, 1B4000004.240
Hill, 2B3110111.271
Zaun, C4110011.241
McDonald, SS3000011.250
Totals314844410 

BATTING
2B: Thomas (26, Hammel).
HR: Rios (23, 6th inning off Hammel, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Wells; Stairs 2; Rios 4; Thomas 2; Glaus; Hill; Zaun.
RBI: Rios 2 (76), Wells (78), Stairs (59).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Overbay; Thomas.
S: McDonald.
SF: Stairs.
GIDP: Overbay.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Zaun (7, throw), McDonald (7, fielding).
DP: (McDonald-Hill-Overbay).

 
Tampa BayABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Iwamura, 3B4000030.285
Crawford, LF4110000.314
Pena, 1B2000111.274
Young, CF4122002.294
Harris, 2B4000002.283
Gomes, RF3100120.246
Norton, DH3000020.214
  a-Upton, PH-DH1112000.314
Navarro, C3111000.223
Wilson, SS3000000.259
Totals31555285 

a-Homered for Norton in the 9th.

BATTING
HR: Navarro (8, 2nd inning off Burnett, 0 on, 2 out), Young (12, 9th inning off Accardo, 1 on, 1 out), Upton (23, 9th inning off Accardo, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Crawford; Young 5; Upton 4; Navarro 4.
RBI: Navarro (38), Young 2 (81), Upton 2 (76).
2-out RBI: Navarro; Upton 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris.
GIDP: Young.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crawford (49, 2nd base off Burnett/Zaun).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gomes (Stairs at 2nd base).
DP: (Wilson-Harris-Pena).

 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Burnett 8.03111813.56
Accardo (BS, 5)(L, 4-4)0.22411022.43
 
Tampa BayIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hammel 6.05222116.57
Balfour 1.03221005.23
Glover 1.00001105.29
Reyes (W, 2-2)1.00000204.78

HBP: Pena (by Burnett).
Pitches-strikes: Burnett 114-75, Accardo 17-9, Hammel 99-62, Balfour 22-14, Glover 14-8, Reyes 14-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Burnett 8-8, Accardo 2-0, Hammel 6-10, Balfour 1-2, Glover 2-0, Reyes 0-1.
Batters faced: Burnett 28, Accardo 6, Hammel 24, Balfour 7, Glover 3, Reyes 3.
Umpires: HP: Ron Kulpa. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Angel Campos.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:44.
Att: 19,822.

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