Red Sox 11, Pirates 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 4 0 1 0 2 0 3 11 16 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 4 7 1
WP: B. Kim (2-5)
LP: K. Benson (5-6)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
-M. Ramirez ground rule double to deep left, B. Mueller scored
Top 3rd: Boston
-M. Ramirez singled to center, T. Walker scored, N. Garciaparra to second
-J. Varitek homered to center, M. Ramirez and N. Garciaparra scored
Top 5th: Boston
-T. Nixon singled to center, M. Ramirez scored, T. Nixon to second advancing on throw
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson singled to center, A. Nunez scored
Top 7th: Boston
-T. Walker homered to right
-M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to right, N. Garciaparra scored
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
-R. Simon homered to left, A. Ramirez and B. Giles scored
Top 9th: Boston
-M. Ramirez homered to center
-T. Nixon homered to center, D. Ortiz scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Mueller 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .377
T. Walker 2b 5 2 2 1 0 0 3 .327
N. Garciaparra ss 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 .312
   F. Sanchez ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ramirez lf 4 3 4 4 0 0 0 .325
   D. Jackson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
D. Ortiz 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .292
T. Nixon rf 5 1 2 3 0 2 3 .300
J. Varitek c 4 1 2 3 1 1 1 .278
J. Damon cf 3 0 0 0 2 1 1 .237
B. Kim p 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250
   A. Embree p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Giambi ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .183
   H. Almonte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 40 11 16 11 3 6 19  
 Batting
2B - M Ramirez 2 (17, K Benson 2); D Ortiz (15, K Benson).
3B - N Garciaparra (7, K Benson).
HR - J Varitek (7, 3rd inning off K Benson 2 on, 2 Out), T Walker (4, 7th inning off K Benson 0 on, 0 Out), M Ramirez (9, 9th inning off B Meadows 0 on, 0 Out), T Nixon (4, 9th inning off B Meadows 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Ramirez.
RBI - M Ramirez 4 (40), J Varitek 3 (28), T Nixon 3 (30), T Walker (30).
2-out RBI - M Ramirez, J Varitek 3, T Nixon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, J Varitek 1, D Ortiz 1, B Kim 2.
GIDP - T Walker, N Garciaparra, J Damon.
Team LOB - 7.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .311
   R. Mackowiak cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .188
J. Wilson ss 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .256
B. Giles lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .276
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .295
R. Simon 1b 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .288
J. Kendall c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .280
   J. Beimel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Young ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .206
   B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Sanders rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .243
A. Nunez 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .222
K. Benson p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
   C. Wilson c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
 Totals 33 4 7 4 3 4 10  
 Batting
HR - R Simon (6, 8th inning off A Embree 2 on, 2 Out).
S - K Benson.
RBI - J Wilson (19), R Simon 3 (35).
2-out RBI - J Wilson, R Simon 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Ramirez 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Wilson (5, throw).
PB - J Kendall.
DP - 3 (A Nunez-J Wilson-R Simon 2, J Wilson-A Nunez-R Simon).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Kim (W, 2-5) 7.0 5 1 1 1 2 0 3.24
A. Embree 1.0 2 3 3 1 2 1 6.48
H. Almonte 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson (L, 5-6) 6.1 12 8 7 1 4 2 4.23
J. Beimel 1.2 0 0 0 2 1 0 2.81
B. Meadows 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 2 6.56
IBB - J Varitek (by J Beimel).
HBP - B Mueller (by J Beimel).
Pitches-strikes - B Kim 83-55; A Embree 20-13; H Almonte 12-7; K Benson 105-68; J Beimel 24-12; B Meadows 21-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Kim 12-7; A Embree 0-1; H Almonte 1-2; K Benson 5-10; J Beimel 3-1; B Meadows 2-0.
Batters faced - B Kim 27; A Embree 6; H Almonte 4; K Benson 32; J Beimel 7; B Meadows 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Justin Klemm. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 0.
Weather: 64 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left center.
Game Notes
BOSTON'S TODD WALKER SINGLED IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES.
PITTSBURGH'S ARAMIS RAMIREZ SINGLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Jun 4, 2003 7:52 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
4-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Pittsburgh
R. Simon R. Simon
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI