Red Sox 3, Astros 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 13 2
Boston 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 1
WP: J. Shiell (2-0)
LP: N. Bland (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Houston
-R. Hidalgo homered to left, L. Berkman scored
Bot 5th: Boston
-B. Mueller doubled to deep left, D. Jackson to third, D. Jackson scored
Bot 6th: Boston
-M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to center, N. Garciaparra scored
Bot 14th: Boston
-M. Ramirez singled to right center, T. Walker scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 6 0 1 0 0 2 1 .270
G. Blum ss 7 0 2 0 0 1 3 .270
J. Bagwell 1b 6 0 1 0 1 1 4 .280
J. Kent 2b 7 0 1 0 0 1 3 .315
L. Berkman lf 5 1 2 0 1 1 1 .294
R. Hidalgo rf 5 1 3 2 1 1 1 .311
O. Merced dh 5 0 2 0 1 1 4 .267
J. Vizcaino ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 7 .243
   A. Everett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
   M. Ensberg ph 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .322
B. Ausmus c 6 0 1 0 0 2 1 .207
 Totals 53 2 13 2 4 12 27  
 Batting
2B - G Blum (10, B Lyon); R Hidalgo (14, B Lyon); C Biggio (22, J Shiell).
HR - R Hidalgo (9, 4th inning off B Kim 1 on, 1 Out).
S - C Biggio.
RBI - R Hidalgo 2 (31).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bagwell 1, J Kent 1, J Vizcaino 3, M Ensberg 1.
GIDP - J Bagwell, J Kent.
Team LOB - 14.
 Fielding
E - L Berkman (3, bobble); J Bagwell (4, throw).
Outfield assists - R Hidalgo (B Mueller at Home).
DP - 3 (J Bagwell-J Vizcaino-W Miller, J Kent-J Vizcaino-J Bagwell, J Bagwell).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Mueller 3b 6 0 2 0 0 1 3 .344
T. Walker 2b 6 1 2 0 1 1 3 .313
N. Garciaparra ss 6 1 4 0 0 0 3 .333
M. Ramirez dh 5 0 1 2 1 1 5 .319
D. Ortiz 1b 4 0 0 0 2 1 2 .308
K. Millar lf 5 0 1 0 1 2 6 .306
T. Nixon rf 5 0 2 0 1 2 3 .306
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .291
   F. Sanchez pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
   D. Mirabelli c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .265
D. Jackson cf 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .255
   J. Damon cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .253
 Totals 48 3 14 2 7 10 30  
 Batting
2B - K Millar (16, W Miller); N Garciaparra 3 (20, O Dotel, W Miller, B Lidge); B Mueller (24, W Miller); T Nixon (12, B Lidge).
3B - N Garciaparra (12, W Miller).
S - B Mueller, N Garciaparra.
SF - M Ramirez.
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, T Walker 1, M Ramirez 2, J Varitek 1, T Nixon 1, K Millar 1.
GIDP - T Walker, K Millar.
Team LOB - 15.
 Fielding
E - T Walker (10, missing base).
DP - 2 (N Garciaparra-T Walker-D Ortiz 2).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Miller 6.0 7 2 2 2 2 0 4.70
B. Lidge 2.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 1.52
B. Wagner 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.60
O. Dotel 2.0 2 0 0 2 2 0 1.63
N. Bland (L, 1-2) 2.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.08
P. Munro 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.21
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Kim 6.0 7 2 2 2 4 1 3.49
M. Timlin 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
B. Lyon 2.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 3.63
A. Embree 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.94
J. Shiell (W, 2-0) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3.71
IBB - D Ortiz 2 (by B Lidge, O Dotel), O Merced (by B Lyon).
Pitches-strikes - W Miller 88-55; B Lidge 43-27; B Wagner 23-14; O Dotel 39-21; N Bland 31-19; P Munro 4-4; B Kim 93-67; M Timlin 23-16; B Lyon 40-23; A Embree 24-20; J Shiell 28-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Miller 9-6; B Lidge 1-1; B Wagner 0-1; O Dotel 3-1; N Bland 2-3; P Munro 1-0; B Kim 7-8; M Timlin 3-2; B Lyon 2-0; A Embree 3-5; J Shiell 1-0.
Batters faced - W Miller 24; B Lidge 9; B Wagner 5; O Dotel 11; N Bland 7; P Munro 2; B Kim 28; M Timlin 7; B Lyon 9; A Embree 9; J Shiell 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Terry Craft.
Ejections: BOSTON's Little by Foster (7th).
Time: 4:38.
Attendance: 34,085.
Weather: 70 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON MANAGER GRADY LITTLE WAS EJECTED IN THE SEVENTH INNING BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE MARTY FOSTER FOR ARGUING A CALL AT FIRST BASE.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 15, 2003 7:08 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
R. Hidalgo R. Hidalgo
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Boston
N. Garciaparra N. Garciaparra
4-6
0 RBI