Red Sox 8, Astros 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 9 1
Boston 0 0 0 2 4 2 0 0 X 8 12 0
WP: D. Lowe (7-3)
LP: T. Redding (4-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-G. Blum homered to right
Top 3rd: Houston
-J. Bagwell homered to left
Bot 4th: Boston
-T. Nixon tripled to deep right, M. Ramirez and K. Millar scored
Bot 5th: Boston
-D. Ortiz doubled to deep left, J. Varitek, N. Garciaparra and M. Ramirez scored
-K. Millar doubled to left center, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 6th: Boston
-T. Walker tripled to center, J. Damon scored
-N. Garciaparra singled to center, T. Walker scored
Top 8th: Houston
-J. Kent grounded out to shortstop, G. Blum scored
-L. Berkman ground rule double to right, J. Bagwell scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 .273
G. Blum 3b 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 .269
J. Bagwell 1b 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .283
J. Kent 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .320
L. Berkman lf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .291
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .303
O. Merced dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .261
B. Ausmus c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .208
A. Everett ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .237
 Totals 36 4 9 4 1 4 7  
 Batting
2B - J Bagwell (15, D Lowe); L Berkman (11, D Lowe).
HR - G Blum (6, 1st inning off D Lowe 0 on, 1 Out), J Bagwell (12, 3rd inning off D Lowe 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Blum (23), J Bagwell (26), J Kent (48), L Berkman (41).
2-out RBI - J Bagwell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kent 2, O Merced 1, R Hidalgo 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Biggio (5, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bagwell (3, ground ball).
DP - 1 (A Everett-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .253
T. Walker 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .313
N. Garciaparra ss 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .326
M. Ramirez lf 5 2 1 0 0 0 3 .321
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 1 3 1 0 1 .317
K. Millar 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .308
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 2 1 1 3 .304
F. Sanchez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .250
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .295
 Totals 36 8 12 8 4 4 14  
 Batting
2B - J Varitek (12, T Redding); D Ortiz (19, T Redding); K Millar (15, T Redding); J Damon (19, K Saarloos).
3B - T Nixon (4, T Redding); T Walker (2, K Saarloos).
RBI - T Nixon 2 (39), D Ortiz 3 (32), K Millar (45), T Walker (34), N Garciaparra (47).
2-out RBI - T Nixon 2, D Ortiz 3, K Millar.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Walker 1, M Ramirez 1, T Nixon 2, F Sanchez 2.
GIDP - N Garciaparra.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (12, 2nd base off T Redding/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Redding (L, 4-5) 4.2 8 6 2 3 1 0 3.49
K. Saarloos 2.1 4 2 2 1 2 0 6.05
B. Wagner 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.64
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe (W, 7-3) 7.1 9 4 4 1 1 2 4.68
J. Shiell 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.94
A. Embree 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.66
IBB - T Nixon (by T Redding), D Ortiz (by K Saarloos).
Pitches-strikes - T Redding 89-50; K Saarloos 40-24; B Wagner 10-8; D Lowe 111-78; J Shiell 10-6; A Embree 9-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Redding 6-7; K Saarloos 3-2; B Wagner 1-1; D Lowe 20-1; J Shiell 1-0; A Embree 0-1.
Batters faced - T Redding 25; K Saarloos 12; B Wagner 3; D Lowe 32; J Shiell 2; A Embree 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Terry Craft. 1B--Charlie Reliford. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Time: 2:37.
Attendance: 34,562.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 14, 2003 9:56 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
J. Bagwell J. Bagwell
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
1-3
3 RBI