Pirates 5, Red Sox 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 4 7 1
Pittsburgh 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 X 5 11 0
WP: B. Boehringer (3-1) S: M. Williams (16)
LP: R. Mendoza (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
-B. Giles singled to right, K. Lofton scored, J. Kendall to second
-R. Simon singled to right, J. Kendall scored, A. Ramirez to second
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Ramirez scored, R. Simon to third
Top 4th: Boston
-M. Ramirez homered to left, T. Walker scored
Bot 4th: Pittsburgh
-K. Lofton homered to right
Top 5th: Boston
-J. Damon grounded into fielder's choice, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek out at second
Top 7th: Boston
-T. Nixon homered to right
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
-K. Lofton hit sacrifice fly to deep left center, J. Reboulet scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .362
T. Walker 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .324
N. Garciaparra ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .315
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 1 2 0 3 2 .323
D. Ortiz 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .282
T. Nixon rf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .310
J. Varitek c 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .277
J. Damon cf 4 0 0 1 0 2 1 .242
J. Burkett p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   F. Sanchez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
   R. Mendoza p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Embree p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 4 7 4 1 10 8  
 Batting
HR - M Ramirez (10, 4th inning off J Suppan 1 on, 2 Out), T Nixon (6, 7th inning off S Sauerbeck 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Burkett.
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (42), J Damon (23), T Nixon (32).
2-out RBI - M Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, D Ortiz 2.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - N Garciaparra 2 (5, 2nd base off J Suppan/J Kendall, 2nd base off B Boehringer/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - D Ortiz (2, ground ball).
DP - 1 (B Mueller-T Walker-D Ortiz).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 3 2 1 2 1 0 2 .315
J. Kendall c 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .280
B. Giles lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .270
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .298
R. Simon 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .288
R. Sanders rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .250
J. Wilson ss 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 .249
J. Reboulet 2b 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .258
J. Suppan p 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 .273
   R. Mackowiak ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .185
   S. Sauerbeck p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Boehringer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Nunez ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .228
   M. Williams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 5 11 5 3 2 19  
 Batting
HR - K Lofton (7, 4th inning off J Burkett 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - K Lofton, J Wilson.
RBI - B Giles (24), R Simon (36), J Wilson (20), K Lofton 2 (21).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Suppan 2, J Reboulet 2.
GIDP - R Sanders.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Reboulet (1, 2nd base off R Mendoza/J Varitek).
CS - J Kendall (2, 2nd base by J Burkett/J Varitek), A Nunez (1, 2nd base by A Embree).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Burkett 6.0 8 4 3 3 2 1 6.12
R. Mendoza (L, 1-2) 1.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 7.31
A. Embree 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.23
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan 6.0 4 3 3 1 6 1 4.07
S. Sauerbeck 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 1 3.75
B. Boehringer (W, 3-1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 8.71
M. Williams (S, 16) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.79
HBP - J Kendall (by J Burkett).
Pitches-strikes - J Burkett 96-64; R Mendoza 20-15; A Embree 2-1; J Suppan 90-57; S Sauerbeck 25-14; B Boehringer 7-6; M Williams 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Burkett 5-10; R Mendoza 2-2; A Embree 0-1; J Suppan 7-5; S Sauerbeck 2-0; B Boehringer 1-0; M Williams 2-0.
Batters faced - J Burkett 30; R Mendoza 6; A Embree 2; J Suppan 23; S Sauerbeck 6; B Boehringer 3; M Williams 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--Brian Onora. 3B--Larry Poncino.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 33,372.
Weather: 68 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH'S ARAMIS RAMIREZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE THIRD INNING.
THE SINGLE BY BOSTON'S TODD WALKER IN THE FOURTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES.

Updated on Thursday, Jun 5, 2003 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
T. Nixon T. Nixon
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
K. Lofton K. Lofton
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI