69-46
15 - 10
37-75

Game Story

HOUSTON (AP) -- When Red Sox catcher Ryan Lavarnway tied a major league record with four passed balls in the first inning as he struggled to handle pitches from knuckleballer Steven Wright, it looked as if Boston would be in for a long night.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 3 0 5 5 2 0 0 15 15 0
Hou 3 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 10 11 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Houston
Robbie Grossman scored, Brandon Barnes to third on passed ball
BOS 0 - HOU 1
Brandon Barnes scored on passed ball
BOS 0 - HOU 2
Brett Wallace grounded out to second, Jason Castro scored, Marc Krauss to third
BOS 0 - HOU 3
Bottom 2nd: Houston
Robbie Grossman homered to deep right, Jonathan Villar scored
BOS 0 - HOU 5
Top 3rd: Boston
Jacoby Ellsbury homered to deep right, Brock Holt scored
BOS 2 - HOU 5
David Ortiz singled to shallow right, Shane Victorino scored, Dustin Pedroia to third
BOS 3 - HOU 5
Bottom 3rd: Houston
Brett Wallace homered to right
BOS 3 - HOU 6
Bottom 4th: Houston
Jonathan Villar singled to shallow center, L.J. Hoes scored
BOS 3 - HOU 7
Top 5th: Boston
Dustin Pedroia doubled to right, Shane Victorino scored
BOS 4 - HOU 7
Mike Carp grounded out to first, Dustin Pedroia scored, David Ortiz to second
BOS 5 - HOU 7
Ryan Lavarnway doubled to left center, David Ortiz and Stephen Drew scored
BOS 7 - HOU 7
Top 6th: Boston
Dustin Pedroia singled to center, Jacoby Ellsbury scored, Shane Victorino to second
BOS 8 - HOU 7
David Ortiz singled to second, Shane Victorino scored, Dustin Pedroia to second, Dustin Pedroia to third, David Ortiz to second on shortstop Jonathan Villar's fielding error
BOS 9 - HOU 7
Jonny Gómes homered to left, David Ortiz and Mike Napoli scored
BOS 12 - HOU 7
Bottom 6th: Houston
Robbie Grossman singled to shallow center, L.J. Hoes scored, Jake Elmore to second
BOS 12 - HOU 8
José Altuve grounded out to second, Jake Elmore scored, Robbie Grossman to third, Brandon Barnes to second
BOS 12 - HOU 9
Top 7th: Boston
Jacoby Ellsbury homered to deep right
BOS 13 - HOU 9
Jonny Gómes singled to shallow left, Shane Victorino scored, David Ortiz to third, Mike Napoli to second
BOS 14 - HOU 9
Bottom 8th: Houston
Jake Elmore homered to deep left
BOS 14 - HOU 10

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jacoby EllsburyCF 4 4 2 3 2 2 1 0 0 .301
Shane VictorinoRF 5 4 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 .294
Dustin Pedroia2B 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .296
David OrtizDH 4 2 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 .326
Brandon SnyderPH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
Mike Napoli1B 4 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 6 .251
Mike CarpLF 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .306
Jonny GómesPH-LF 3 1 2 4 1 0 1 0 1 .237
Stephen DrewSS 2 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 .246
Ryan LavarnwayC 5 0 1 2 0 0 3 0 6 .250
Brock Holt3B 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .235
Totals 41 15 15 14 3 9 10 0 19
Batting
2B - S Victorino (17, J Lyles); D Pedroia (27, J Lyles); R Lavarnway (6, J Lyles)
HR - J Ellsbury 2 (7, 3rd inning off J Lyles 1 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off J Cisnero 0 on, 0 Out), J Gomes (9, 6th inning off J Cisnero 2 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Ellsbury 3 (41), D Pedroia 2 (68), D Ortiz 2 (73), M Carp (29), J Gomes 4 (31), R Lavarnway 2 (6)
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury 2, D Ortiz, R Lavarnway 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Napoli 1, R Lavarnway 2, B Holt 1
GIDP - M Napoli
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
PB - R Lavarnway 4
DP - 1 (M Napoli-S Drew)

Houston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Robbie GrossmanLF 3 2 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 .259
Brandon BarnesCF 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .243
José Altuve2B 5 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 .279
Jason CastroC 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 .264
Carlos CorporánC 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .243
Marc KraussDH 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .185
Brett Wallace1B 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 .225
Matt Domínguez3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235
L.J. HoesRF 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .269
Jonathan VillarSS 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .245
Jake ElmoreSS 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .247
Totals 35 10 11 8 3 4 8 2 7
Batting
3B - L Hoes (1, B Workman)
HR - R Grossman (2, 2nd inning off B Workman 1 on, 1 Out), B Wallace (9, 3rd inning off B Workman 0 on, 2 Out), J Elmore (2, 8th inning off D Britton 0 on, 1 Out)
S - R Grossman
RBI - R Grossman 3 (10), J Altuve (36), B Wallace 2 (24), J Villar (1), J Elmore (6)
2-out RBI - B Wallace
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Altuve 1, J Castro 2, M Dominguez 1
GIDP - B Wallace
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - R Grossman (6, 2nd base off S Wright/R Lavarnway), J Villar (10, 2nd base off B Workman/R Lavarnway)
CS - J Villar (3, 3rd base by B Workman/R Lavarnway)
Fielding
E - L Hoes (1, field); J Villar (4, field)
DP - 1 (J Villar-J Altuve-B Wallace)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Steven Wright 1.0 1 3 3 2 1 0 1.58 5.40
Brandon Workman(W, 2-1) 4.2 9 6 6 2 2 2 1.36 5.04
Drake Britton(HLD, 1) 2.1 1 1 1 0 3 1 0.71 0.79
Rubby De La Rosa 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 0.00

Houston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jordan Lyles(L, 4-6) 4.2 9 8 8 3 6 1 1.53 5.40
Dallas Keuchel 0.2 3 4 4 1 0 0 1.54 4.96
José Cisnero 1.0 2 3 3 3 0 2 1.63 4.12
Josh Zeid 1.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 0.69 0.00
Chia-Jen Lo 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.88 0.00
Pitching
WP - S Wright, J Lyles
BALK - J Cisnero
HBP - B Barnes (by S Wright); D Pedroia (by J Lyles)
Pitches-strikes - S Wright 42-18; B Workman 91-54; D Britton 29-20; R De La Rosa 16-12; J Lyles 92-55; D Keuchel 24-16; J Cisnero 30-13; J Zeid 26-16; C Lo 15-9
Ground balls-fly balls - S Wright 1-1; B Workman 8-6; D Britton 1-3; R De La Rosa 1-0; J Lyles 6-3; D Keuchel 4-0; J Cisnero 0-4; J Zeid 3-0; C Lo 0-2
Batters faced - S Wright 7; B Workman 23; D Britton 8; R De La Rosa 3; J Lyles 26; D Keuchel 6; J Cisnero 8; J Zeid 7; C Lo 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:54.
Umpires: HP--Brian Knight. 1B--Mark Carlson. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 21,620.