21-29
8 - 6
28-22

Game Story

David Ortiz and the Boston Red Sox were in desperate need of a big hit. Ortiz homered and drove in four runs as the defending World Series champions ended their 10-game losing streak, rallying from a five-run deficit to defeat the Atlanta Braves 8-6. ''It's been too long since we last shook hands ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 1 0 5 0 2 0 0 8 7 0
Atl 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 8 0

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: Boston
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
hit sacrifice fly to right center,
Grady SizemoreDFP
scored
BOS 1 - ATL 0
Bottom 3rd: Atlanta
Justin UptonDFP
doubled to deep center,
Jason HeywardDFP
and
Freddie FreemanDFP
scored
BOS 1 - ATL 2
Gerald LairdDFP
singled to pitcher,
Justin UptonDFP
scored,
Chris JohnsonDFP
to third,
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
to second
BOS 1 - ATL 3
Bottom 4th: Atlanta
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
doubled to left center,
Jason HeywardDFP
scored
BOS 1 - ATL 4
Justin UptonDFP
doubled,
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
scored,
Freddie FreemanDFP
to third
BOS 1 - ATL 5
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
singled to left center,
Freddie FreemanDFP
scored,
Justin UptonDFP
to third
BOS 1 - ATL 6
Top 5th: Boston
Dustin PedroiaDFP
singled to left,
Daniel NavaDFP
and
Brock HoltDFP
scored,
Xander BogaertsDFP
to second
BOS 3 - ATL 6
David OrtizDFP
homered to deep left center,
Xander BogaertsDFP
and
Dustin PedroiaDFP
scored
BOS 6 - ATL 6
Top 7th: Boston
David OrtizDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep right,
Brock HoltDFP
scored,
Xander BogaertsDFP
to third
BOS 7 - ATL 6
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
singled to shallow center,
Xander BogaertsDFP
scored,
Dustin PedroiaDFP
to third
BOS 8 - ATL 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltDFP
3B
5 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .322
Xander BogaertsDFP
SS
3 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .279
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
3 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 .268
David OrtizDFP
1B
3 1 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 .270
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .267
Jonny GómesDFP
RF
2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .238
Grady SizemoreDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .221
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
CF
3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .193
Clay BuchholzDFP
P
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Burke BadenhopDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel NavaDFP
PH
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .137
Chris CapuanoDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Edward MujicaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ryan LavarnwayDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Junichi TazawaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Mike CarpDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Andrew MillerDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Koji UeharaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 8 7 8 1 8 9 0 10
Batting
2B - B Holt (4, E Santana)
3B - G Sizemore (2, E Santana)
HR - D Ortiz (12, 5th inning off E Santana 2 on, 2 Out)
SF - D Ortiz, J Bradley Jr
RBI - D Pedroia 2 (16), D Ortiz 4 (29), A Pierzynski (24), J Bradley Jr
2-out RBI - D Pedroia 2, D Ortiz 3, A Pierzynski
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Sizemore 2
GIDP - G Sizemore
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
Outfield assists - J Bradley Jr
DP - 2 (X Bogaerts-D Pedroia-D Ortiz, X Bogaerts-D Pedroia-D Ortiz)

Atlanta

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jason HeywardDFP
RF
2 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 .241
Melvin Upton Jr.DFP
CF
5 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .211
Freddie FreemanDFP
1B
2 2 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 .303
Justin UptonDFP
LF
4 1 2 3 0 1 1 0 2 .299
Chris JohnsonDFP
3B
5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 .268
Andrelton SimmonsDFP
SS
4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .259
Ramiro PeñaDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .169
Gerald LairdDFP
C
3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .214
Ervin SantanaDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .136
Tyler PastornickyDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .212
Alex WoodDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ian ThomásDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Luis AvilánDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ryan DoumitDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235
David CarpenterDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
David HaleDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 6 8 6 0 9 8 0 24
Batting
2B - B Upton (9, C Buchholz); J Upton 2 (11, C Buchholz, B Badenhop)
RBI - B Upton (11), J Upton 3 (33), A Simmons (13), G Laird (4)
2-out RBI - G Laird
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Johnson 1, G Laird 1, E Santana 2
GIDP - C Johnson, A Simmons
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Simmons-F Freeman)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Clay BuchholzDFP
3.0 4 6 6 8 4 0 1.98 7.02
Burke BadenhopDFP
1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 2.12
Chris CapuanoDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.11 2.00
Edward MujicaDFP
(W, 2-1)
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.53 6.63
Junichi TazawaDFP
(HLD, 3)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.16 2.42
Andrew MillerDFP
(HLD, 2)
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.04 2.74
Koji UeharaDFP
(SV, 10)
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.92 0.92

Atlanta

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ervin SantanaDFP
5.0 5 6 6 3 6 1 1.25 4.06
Alex WoodDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.26 3.23
Ian ThomásDFP
(L, 1-2)
0.2 2 2 2 2 0 0 1.66 4.66
Luis AvilánDFP
0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.53 3.86
David CarpenterDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.21 2.42
David HaleDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.18 1.45
Pitching
WP - C Capuano, I Thomas
Pitches-strikes - C Buchholz 88-42; B Badenhop 18-9; C Capuano 12-8; E Mujica 9-4; J Tazawa 9-9; A Miller 11-8; K Uehara 8-6; E Santana 95-59; A Wood 14-7; I Thomas 29-13; L Avilan 9-4; D Carpenter 18-12; D Hale 19-12
Ground balls-fly balls - C Buchholz 3-4; B Badenhop 3-0; C Capuano 0-3; E Mujica 2-0; J Tazawa 0-1; A Miller 0-0; K Uehara 1-1; E Santana 4-6; A Wood 1-0; I Thomas 3-1; L Avilan 1-0; D Carpenter 0-1; D Hale 2-1
Batters faced - C Buchholz 21; B Badenhop 5; C Capuano 4; E Mujica 3; J Tazawa 3; A Miller 3; K Uehara 3; E Santana 23; A Wood 3; I Thomas 6; L Avilan 2; D Carpenter 3; D Hale 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:40.
Umpires: HP--John Tumpane. 1B--Bob Davidson. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Bill Welke.
Weather: 84 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 48,501.