Red Sox 13, Phillies 9
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 6 13 13 2
Philadelphia 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 9 14 1
WP: B. Kim (2-5)
LP: J. Mesa (5-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Philadelphia
-P. Burrell singled to center, M. Byrd and J. Rollins scored, J. Thome to second
Bot 2nd: Philadelphia
-J. Rollins homered to right, T. Perez scored
Top 3rd: Boston
-N. Garciaparra grounded out to third, J. Damon scored, T. Walker to second
-K. Millar singled to left, T. Walker scored, D. Ortiz to second
-T. Nixon doubled to right, D. Ortiz scored, K. Millar to third
-B. Mueller grounded out to first, K. Millar scored, T. Nixon to third
Top 4th: Boston
-T. Nixon singled to left, J. Damon scored, D. Ortiz out at home, K. Millar to second
Bot 4th: Philadelphia
-B. Abreu singled to left center, M. Byrd and J. Rollins scored
Top 8th: Boston
-D. Ortiz doubled to deep center, N. Garciaparra and D. Jackson scored, D. Ortiz to third advancing on throw
Bot 8th: Philadelphia
-R. Ledee homered to right center
-J. Thome singled to right center, M. Byrd and B. Abreu scored, M. Lieberthal to third
Top 9th: Boston
-L. Merloni reached on an infield single, D. Mirabelli scored, D. Jackson to third, N. Garciaparra to second
-K. Millar walked, D. Jackson scored, N. Garciaparra to third, L. Merloni to second
-T. Nixon homered to right, K. Millar, L. Merloni and N. Garciaparra scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 3 2 1 0 3 0 1 .276
T. Walker 2b 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 .274
   D. McCarty ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .341
   D. Jackson lf 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .252
N. Garciaparra ss 5 2 1 1 1 0 5 .322
D. Ortiz 1b 3 1 2 2 2 0 0 .291
   L. Merloni 2b 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .400
K. Millar 1b 4 2 1 2 2 0 3 .282
T. Nixon rf 4 1 3 6 1 0 1 .312
B. Mueller 3b 6 0 1 1 0 1 3 .323
J. Varitek c 4 0 1 0 1 1 3 .277
   D. Mirabelli c 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .264
   B. Kim c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
J. Suppan p 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
   G. Kapler ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
   S. Sauerbeck p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Timlin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Embree p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Kim p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
   D. Mirabelli p 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .264
 Totals 38 14 13 13 15 3 22  
 Batting
2B - T Nixon (24, B Myers); D Ortiz (35, R Cormier).
HR - T Nixon (25, 9th inning off T Wendell 3 on, 1 Out).
S - J Suppan.
RBI - N Garciaparra (91), K Millar 2 (85), T Nixon 6 (84), B Mueller (74), D Ortiz 2 (80), L Merloni (1).
2-out RBI - T Nixon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Suppan 1, N Garciaparra 2, J Varitek 1, K Millar 1.
GIDP - N Garciaparra.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (25, 2nd base off B Myers/M Lieberthal).
 
 Fielding
E - N Garciaparra (16, throw); J Varitek (8, throw).
DP - 3 (T Walker-N Garciaparra-D Ortiz, B Mueller-T Walker-D Ortiz, N Garciaparra-L Merloni-K Millar).
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Byrd cf 4 3 1 0 2 1 2 .295
J. Rollins ss 4 3 3 2 0 0 1 .267
B. Abreu rf 3 1 1 2 2 0 2 .299
M. Lieberthal c 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .319
J. Thome 1b 3 0 2 2 2 1 0 .268
P. Burrell lf 4 0 1 2 1 1 6 .204
   J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   T. Wendell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Utley 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .229
T. Perez 3b 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .281
B. Myers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
   N. Punto ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
   C. Silva p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
   D. Plesac p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Williams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Stinnett ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .233
   R. Cormier p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   R. Ledee ph 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 .253
 Totals 36 9 14 9 7 5 22  
 Batting
2B - R Ledee (14, B Kim).
HR - J Rollins (7, 2nd inning off J Suppan 1 on, 2 Out), R Ledee (13, 8th inning off M Timlin 0 on, 0 Out).
S - B Myers, J Rollins.
RBI - P Burrell 2 (58), J Rollins 2 (49), B Abreu 2 (90), R Ledee (41), J Thome 2 (103).
2-out RBI - P Burrell 2, J Rollins 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, C Utley 1, T Perez 3, J Rollins 1.
GIDP - M Lieberthal, P Burrell 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - B Abreu (18, 3rd base off S Sauerbeck/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - T Perez (8, ground ball).
Outfield assists - B Abreu (D Ortiz at Home).
DP - 2 (T Perez-J Thome, J Thome).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan 6.0 10 6 5 3 2 1 3.73
S. Sauerbeck 0.0 1 0 0 2 0 0 4.05
M. Timlin 1.1 1 3 3 2 1 1 3.55
A. Embree 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.88
B. Kim (W, 2-5) 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.43
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Myers 4.0 7 5 5 7 1 0 4.21
C. Silva 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.77
D. Plesac 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.30
M. Williams 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.05
R. Cormier 2.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 1.88
J. Mesa (L, 5-7) 0.1 2 4 4 2 0 0 6.13
T. Wendell 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 1 3.56
WP - J Mesa.
IBB - J Varitek (by B Myers), B Abreu (by M Timlin), N Garciaparra (by J Mesa).
HBP - T Nixon (by R Cormier); M Lieberthal (by M Timlin).
Pitches-strikes - J Suppan 88-54; S Sauerbeck 14-5; M Timlin 30-15; A Embree 2-2; B Kim 18-14; B Myers 101-55; C Silva 8-6; D Plesac 13-5; M Williams 23-11; R Cormier 34-19; J Mesa 22-11; T Wendell 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Suppan 9-7; S Sauerbeck 0-0; M Timlin 3-0; A Embree 0-0; B Kim 3-0; B Myers 6-4; C Silva 1-0; D Plesac 0-0; M Williams 1-3; R Cormier 3-2; J Mesa 0-1; T Wendell 0-1.
Batters faced - J Suppan 29; S Sauerbeck 3; M Timlin 8; A Embree 1; B Kim 5; B Myers 24; C Silva 3; D Plesac 2; M Williams 5; R Cormier 10; J Mesa 5; T Wendell 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Tschida. 1B--Mike Fichter. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 4:04.
Attendance: 61,068.
Weather: 76 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, out to center.

Updated on Monday, Sep 1, 2003 6:47 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
T. Nixon T. Nixon
3-4, 1 HR
6 RBI
 Philadelphia
J. Rollins J. Rollins
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI