28-24
0 - 4
23-29

Game Story

Pitching, patience and the Atlanta Braves are bringing the Boston Red Sox back from their longest losing streak in 20 years. John Lackey pitched neatly into the seventh inning and the Red Sox beat the Braves for the third straight day, 4-0 Wednesday night. ''We're not looking too far ahead...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atl 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 1
Bos 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 X 4 12 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Boston
Daniel Nava grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, Jonny Gómes scored, Grady Sizemore out at second
ATL 0 - BOS 1
Bottom 3rd: Boston
A.J. Pierzynski singled to shallow center, Xander Bogaerts scored, David Ortiz to second
ATL 0 - BOS 2
Bottom 6th: Boston
Jackie Bradley Jr. doubled to left, Jonny Gómes scored, Grady Sizemore to third
ATL 0 - BOS 3
Bottom 7th: Boston
Jonny Gómes singled to shallow left, Dustin Pedroia scored, A.J. Pierzynski to second
ATL 0 - BOS 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason HeywardRF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .239
Melvin Upton Jr.CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 .207
Freddie Freeman1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .304
Justin UptonLF 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .309
Evan GattisC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .248
Ryan DoumitDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .214
Chris Johnson3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .263
Tommy La Stella2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500
Ramiro PeñaSS 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .183
Totals 36 0 9 0 0 1 11 0 15
Batting
2B - F Freeman (14, J Lackey); J Upton (12, J Lackey)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Upton 1, F Freeman 2, J Upton 1, R Doumit 1
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
E - R Pena (1, field)
DP - 2 (T La Stella-R Pena-F Freeman, C Johnson-T La Stella-F Freeman)

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock Holt3B 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .290
Xander BogaertsSS 4 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 .287
Dustin Pedroia2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .276
David OrtizDH 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .270
A.J. PierzynskiC 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .273
Jonny GómesLF 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 .248
Grady SizemoreRF 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .231
Daniel Nava1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .133
Ryan LavarnwayPH-1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .209
Totals 34 4 12 3 0 5 6 0 20
Batting
2B - X Bogaerts (12, G Floyd); J Bradley Jr
RBI - A Pierzynski (25), J Gomes (23), J Bradley Jr
2-out RBI - A Pierzynski
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - X Bogaerts 1, D Pedroia 1, A Pierzynski 1, J Gomes 1
GIDP - D Nava, R Lavarnway
Team LOB - 11

Pitching

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Gavin Floyd(L, 0-2) 5.0 6 2 1 3 3 0 1.35 2.37
Alex Wood 2.2 5 2 2 2 3 0 1.33 3.40
Anthony Varvaro 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.98 2.95

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John Lackey(W, 6-3) 6.1 8 0 0 0 9 0 1.24 3.27
Chris Capuano(HLD, 4) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.12 1.95
Junichi Tazawa 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.17 2.25
Craig Breslow 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.78 5.00
Pitching
WP - G Floyd, A Varvaro
Pitches-strikes - G Floyd 106-64; A Wood 56-34; A Varvaro 10-5; J Lackey 105-77; C Capuano 12-5; J Tazawa 9-8; C Breslow 9-8
Ground balls-fly balls - G Floyd 8-6; A Wood 5-1; A Varvaro 2-0; J Lackey 7-6; C Capuano 2-0; J Tazawa 1-0; C Breslow 0-4
Batters faced - G Floyd 23; A Wood 14; A Varvaro 2; J Lackey 27; C Capuano 3; J Tazawa 3; C Breslow 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:09.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Weather: 47 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 36,189.