Athletics 5, Red Sox 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
Oakland 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 7 0
WP: B. Zito (9-10) S: K. Foulke (29)
LP: J. Burkett (9-6)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Oakland
-E. Chavez homered to right, J. Guillen scored
-R. Hernandez singled to center, E. Durazo scored
-T. Long homered to right center, R. Hernandez scored
Top 5th: Boston
-J. Varitek doubled to deep left, K. Millar, G. Kapler and T. Walker scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .274
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .326
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .324
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .310
K. Millar dh 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .284
D. McCarty 1b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
   D. Ortiz ph 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .283
G. Kapler rf 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .278
   T. Nixon ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .311
   D. Jackson rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
T. Walker 2b 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .273
J. Varitek c 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 .296
 Totals 32 3 8 3 2 7 15  
 Batting
2B - G Kapler (4, B Zito); J Varitek (25, B Zito); J Damon (30, C Bradford).
RBI - J Varitek 3 (72).
2-out RBI - J Varitek 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, M Ramirez 2.
GIDP - B Mueller, K Millar.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - J Damon (5, 2nd base by B Zito/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (N Garciaparra-T Walker-D McCarty).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
J. Guillen rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .298
E. Chavez 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .271
M. Tejada ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .255
E. Durazo dh 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .261
R. Hernandez c 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .255
T. Long lf 3 1 1 2 0 1 0 .246
M. Ellis 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
C. Singleton cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .265
 Totals 30 5 7 5 0 6 2  
 Batting
2B - E Durazo (27, J Burkett); J Guillen (2, J Burkett).
HR - E Chavez (23, 1st inning off J Burkett 1 on, 1 Out), T Long (13, 1st inning off J Burkett 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - E Chavez 2 (71), R Hernandez (58), T Long 2 (48).
2-out RBI - R Hernandez, T Long 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Chavez 1.
GIDP - E Durazo.
Team LOB - 1.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Tejada-M Ellis-S Hatteberg 2).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Burkett (L, 9-6) 6.0 7 5 5 0 3 2 4.92
S. Sauerbeck 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.95
A. Embree 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.89
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Zito (W, 9-10) 5.1 6 3 3 2 4 0 3.20
C. Bradford 1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.51
K. Foulke (S, 29) 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.32
Pitches-strikes - J Burkett 92-59; S Sauerbeck 14-9; A Embree 19-13; B Zito 101-61; C Bradford 23-15; K Foulke 18-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Burkett 10-5; S Sauerbeck 2-0; A Embree 1-0; B Zito 5-6; C Bradford 2-1; K Foulke 1-4.
Batters faced - J Burkett 24; S Sauerbeck 3; A Embree 3; B Zito 22; C Bradford 6; K Foulke 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Larry Poncino. 2B--Kevin Kelley. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Ejections: BOSTON's Nixon by Iassogna (7th), BOSTON's Little by Iassogna (7th).
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 26,823.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
BOSTON PINCH-HITTER TROT NIXON WAS EJECTED IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNNG BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE DAN IASSOGNA FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES. BOSTON MANAGER GRADY LITTLE WAS ALSO EJECTED BY IASSOGNA FOR ARGUING NIXON'S EJECTION.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 13, 2003 12:52 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
2-3
3 RBI
 Oakland
E. Chavez E. Chavez
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI