12-13
7 - 6
11-13

Game Story

Boston's Clay Buchholz looked like he was heading for another forgettable outing. A.J. Pierzynski hit his eighth career grand slam, Will Middlebrooks added a solo home run and the Red Sox held on to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 on Saturday.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 7 5 0
Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 6 13 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Toronto
José BautistaDFP
singled to center,
José ReyesDFP
scored,
Melky CabreraDFP
to third
BOS 0 - TOR 1
Melky CabreraDFP
scored,
José BautistaDFP
to second on wild pitch
BOS 0 - TOR 2
Dioner NavarroDFP
singled to right,
José BautistaDFP
scored
BOS 0 - TOR 3
Top 3rd: Boston
Grady SizemoreDFP
walked,
Shane VictorinoDFP
scored,
David OrtizDFP
to third,
Mike CarpDFP
to second
BOS 1 - TOR 3
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
homered to deep right center,
David OrtizDFP
,
Mike CarpDFP
and
Grady SizemoreDFP
scored
BOS 5 - TOR 3
Will MiddlebrooksDFP
homered to deep center
BOS 6 - TOR 3
Top 5th: Boston
Grady SizemoreDFP
doubled to center,
Mike CarpDFP
scored
BOS 7 - TOR 3
Bottom 8th: Toronto
Juan FranciscoDFP
homered to deep center
BOS 7 - TOR 4
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
singled to right center,
Dioner NavarroDFP
scored,
Brett LawrieDFP
to third
BOS 7 - TOR 5
Bottom 9th: Toronto
José BautistaDFP
homered to deep left
BOS 7 - TOR 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .275
Shane VictorinoDFP
RF
4 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .133
David OrtizDFP
DH
1 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 .253
Mike CarpDFP
1B
3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .226
Grady SizemoreDFP
LF
2 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 .221
A.J. PierzynskiDFP
C
3 1 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 .277
Will MiddlebrooksDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .286
Jonathan HerreraDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .182
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .225
Totals 29 7 5 7 2 9 8 0 9
Batting
2B - M Carp (3, C Jenkins); G Sizemore (3, C Jenkins)
HR - A Pierzynski (2, 3rd inning off C Jenkins 3 on, 2 Out), W Middlebrooks (2, 3rd inning off C Jenkins 0 on, 2 Out)
RBI - G Sizemore 2 (7), A Pierzynski 4 (12), W Middlebrooks (4)
2-out RBI - G Sizemore, A Pierzynski 4, W Middlebrooks
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Middlebrooks 1
GIDP - M Carp, J Herrera
Team LOB - 4
Running
CS - D Pedroia (2, 2nd base by C Jenkins/D Navarro)

Toronto

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
José ReyesDFP
SS
3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .188
Melky CabreraDFP
LF
5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .339
José BautistaDFP
DH
5 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .296
Juan FranciscoDFP
1B-3B
4 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 1 .333
Dioner NavarroDFP
C
4 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 .309
Colby RasmusDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .188
Brett LawrieDFP
3B-2B
5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .165
Moisés SierraDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .074
Edwin EncarnaciónDFP
PH-1B
2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .231
Ryan GoinsDFP
2B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .150
Jonathan DíazDFP
PH-RF
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .194
Totals 40 6 13 5 2 4 6 0 19
Batting
2B - J Bautista (4, C Buchholz)
HR - J Bautista (7, 9th inning off K Uehara 0 on, 0 Out), J Francisco (2, 8th inning off J Tazawa 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - J Bautista 2 (16), J Francisco (3), D Navarro (14), E Encarnacion (10)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 2, J Bautista 1, D Navarro 1, C Rasmus 1, E Encarnacion 1
Team LOB - 11
Fielding
PB - D Navarro
DP - 2 (R Goins-J Reyes-J Francisco, J Reyes-J Francisco)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Clay BuchholzDFP
(W, 1-2)
7.0 6 3 3 3 3 0 1.75 6.66
Junichi TazawaDFP
0.1 4 2 2 0 0 1 1.26 1.74
Chris CapuanoDFP
(HLD, 3)
0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.70 0.00
Koji UeharaDFP
(SV, 5)
1.1 3 1 1 0 2 1 0.96 0.96

Toronto

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Brandon MorrowDFP
(L, 1-2)
2.2 0 4 4 8 1 0 1.57 6.04
Chad JenkinsDFP
1.2 5 3 3 0 2 2 3.00 16.20
Aaron LoupDFP
1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.00 4.09
Brett CecilDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.55 3.72
Steve DelabarDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 4.32
Sergio SantosDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.80 5.40
Pitching
WP - C Buchholz
Pitches-strikes - C Buchholz 105-67; J Tazawa 18-14; C Capuano 16-9; K Uehara 25-18; B Morrow 66-26; C Jenkins 37-26; A Loup 14-10; B Cecil 14-8; S Delabar 11-8; S Santos 17-11
Ground balls-fly balls - C Buchholz 11-9; J Tazawa 2-1; C Capuano 0-0; K Uehara 1-3; B Morrow 2-3; C Jenkins 3-3; A Loup 2-0; B Cecil 0-1; S Delabar 2-1; S Santos 1-0
Batters faced - C Buchholz 30; J Tazawa 5; C Capuano 2; K Uehara 7; B Morrow 14; C Jenkins 9; A Loup 5; B Cecil 4; S Delabar 3; S Santos 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:23.
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Alan Porter. 3B--Rob Drake.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 40,322.