Red Sox 9, Orioles 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 1 1 9 13 0
Baltimore 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 9 2
WP: D. Lowe (15-6)
LP: D. Moss (9-8)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
-D. Jackson singled to left, J. Varitek scored, T. Nixon to second
-B. Mueller hit sacrifice fly to deep right, G. Kapler scored, D. Jackson to third
Top 3rd: Boston
-D. Ortiz homered to deep right, M. Ramirez scored
Top 4th: Boston
-D. Ortiz grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, B. Mueller to third, M. Ramirez out at second
Bot 5th: Baltimore
-L. Bigbie singled to left, B. Fordyce scored, M. Mora to second
Top 6th: Boston
-B. Mueller homered to deep right
-D. Ortiz singled to deep left center, M. Ramirez scored
Top 8th: Boston
-D. Ortiz grounded into fielder's choice, N. Garciaparra to third, M. Ramirez out at second, N. Garciaparra scored, D. Ortiz to second
Bot 8th: Baltimore
-J. Cust doubled to right, T. Batista scored
Top 9th: Boston
-J. Varitek homered to deep right
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 6 1 2 0 0 1 2 .274
B. Mueller 3b 3 1 3 2 1 0 1 .331
N. Garciaparra ss 5 1 0 0 0 0 4 .313
M. Ramirez lf 1 2 1 0 3 0 0 .324
D. Ortiz dh 5 1 2 4 0 0 4 .293
K. Millar 1b 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .278
J. Varitek c 3 2 2 1 2 0 0 .279
T. Nixon rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .309
   G. Kapler rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .279
D. Jackson 2b 4 0 1 1 1 0 3 .248
 Totals 37 9 13 8 7 4 20  
 Batting
2B - B Mueller (42, D Moss).
HR - D Ortiz (26, 3rd inning off D Moss 1 on, 0 Out), B Mueller (19, 6th inning off S Douglass 0 on, 1 Out), J Varitek (24, 9th inning off H Carrasco 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - B Mueller.
RBI - D Jackson (9), B Mueller 2 (79), D Ortiz 4 (90), J Varitek (83).
2-out RBI - D Ortiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Garciaparra 1, D Ortiz 1, K Millar 2.
GIDP - D Jackson, J Damon.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Ramirez (M Mora at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (M Ramirez-D Jackson-B Mueller).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277
   L. Matos 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .307
   T. Raines Jr. ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160
L. Matos cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .307
   M. Mora cf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .321
L. Bigbie lf 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 .306
J. Gibbons 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .276
T. Batista 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .240
J. Cust dh 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .167
M. Mora rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .321
   D. Cruz rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .261
D. Cruz ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .261
   B. Fordyce ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .283
B. Fordyce c 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .283
   J. Morban c 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .154
 Totals 50 3 14 2 3 12 17  
 Batting
2B - T Batista (19, T Jones); J Cust (3, T Jones).
RBI - L Bigbie (25), J Cust (9).
2-out RBI - L Bigbie, J Cust.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Fordyce 1, J Gibbons 2, J Morban 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - M Mora (6, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - M Mora (2, bobble); J Gibbons (6, catch).
DP - 2 (J Morban-J Gibbons, D Cruz-J Gibbons).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe (W, 15-6) 6.0 6 1 1 2 5 0 4.57
T. Jones 2.0 3 1 1 0 3 0 8.06
R. Mendoza 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.96
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Moss (L, 9-8) 3.0 7 4 4 2 3 1 4.88
S. Douglass 4.0 4 3 3 3 1 1 6.75
H. Carrasco 2.0 2 2 1 2 0 1 4.09
IBB - M Ramirez (by D Moss).
HBP - M Mora (by D Lowe); M Ramirez (by S Douglass).
Pitches-strikes - D Lowe 109-63; T Jones 33-23; R Mendoza 11-6; D Moss 79-44; S Douglass 76-40; H Carrasco 26-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Lowe 7-5; T Jones 3-0; R Mendoza 0-2; D Moss 1-5; S Douglass 4-7; H Carrasco 4-2.
Batters faced - D Lowe 26; T Jones 9; R Mendoza 3; D Moss 18; S Douglass 19; H Carrasco 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Larry Poncino. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 25,265.
Weather: 76 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
BOSTON RIGHT FIELDER TROT NIXON LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEG INJURY.
BOSTON'S TROT NIXON LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING WITH A STRAINED LEFT CALF.
BOSTON'S MANNY RAMIREZ SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 9, 2003 10:22 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
B. Mueller B. Mueller
3-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
L. Bigbie L. Bigbie
2-4
1 RBI