Oakland 5, Boston 4, 12 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Boston 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 2
Oakland 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 8 0
WP: R. Harden (1-0)
LP: D. Lowe (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
-T. Walker homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Oakland
-E. Durazo doubled to right, C. Singleton and M. Ellis scored
-M. Tejada singled to center, E. Durazo scored, M. Tejada out at second
Top 5th: Boston
-J. Varitek homered to deep right
Top 7th: Boston
-T. Walker homered to deep right, N. Garciaparra scored
Bot 9th: Oakland
-E. Durazo singled to left center, E. Byrnes scored, C. Singleton to third
Bot 12th: Oakland
-R. Hernandez reached on bunt single to third, E. Chavez scored, S. Hatteberg to third, T. Long to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 1 0 1 0 4 .200
N. Garciaparra ss 5 1 2 0 1 1 2 .400
T. Walker 2b 5 2 4 3 0 0 0 .800
   D. Jackson 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
M. Ramirez lf 5 0 0 0 1 1 5 .000
D. Ortiz dh 5 0 0 0 1 2 1 .000
K. Millar 1b 6 0 2 0 0 1 2 .333
B. Mueller 3b 5 0 1 0 1 1 2 .200
T. Nixon rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
   A. Brown rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
   G. Kapler rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
J. Varitek c 3 1 2 1 2 1 0 .667
 Totals 46 4 12 4 7 11 23  
 Batting
2B - B Mueller (1, R Rincon).
HR - T Walker 2 (2, 1st inning off T Hudson 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off R Rincon 1 on, 2 Out), J Varitek (1, 5th inning off T Hudson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Walker 3 (3), J Varitek (1).
2-out RBI - T Walker 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 2, D Jackson 1, M Ramirez 3, G Kapler 1.
GIDP - J Damon.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (1, 2nd base off K Foulke/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
E - P Martinez (1, throw); T Walker (1, throw).
Outfield assists - J Damon (M Tejada at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (J Varitek).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Ellis 2b 4 1 1 0 2 2 3 .250
E. Durazo dh 4 1 2 3 2 0 0 .500
E. Chavez 3b 6 1 0 0 0 1 8 .000
M. Tejada ss 6 0 1 1 0 1 0 .167
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 .000
J. Guillen lf 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .333
   T. Long rf 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .000
R. Hernandez c 4 0 2 1 2 0 1 .500
J. Dye rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
   B. McMillon ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
   E. Byrnes lf 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .000
C. Singleton cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 41 5 8 5 10 10 18  
 Batting
2B - C Singleton (1, P Martinez); E Durazo (1, P Martinez).
RBI - E Durazo 3 (3), M Tejada (1), R Hernandez (1).
2-out RBI - M Tejada, E Durazo, R Hernandez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ellis 1, E Chavez 3.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - C Singleton (1, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek), E Chavez (1, 3rd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Ellis-M Tejada-S Hatteberg).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Martinez 7.0 6 3 3 4 3 0 3.86
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
B. Kim 0.2 0 1 1 1 1 0 13.50
A. Embree 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Williamson 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
D. Lowe (L, 0-1) 1.2 1 1 1 4 2 0 5.40
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Hudson 6.2 10 3 3 1 5 2 4.05
R. Rincon 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 1 13.50
C. Bradford 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
K. Foulke 3.0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0.00
R. Harden (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0.00
WP - R Harden.
IBB - J Varitek (by C Bradford), N Garciaparra (by K Foulke), B Mueller (by R Harden), T Long (by D Lowe).
HBP - C Singleton (by B Kim).
Pitches-strikes - P Martinez 130-80; M Timlin 13-9; B Kim 15-7; A Embree 5-4; S Williamson 18-8; D Lowe 42-23; T Hudson 106-71; R Rincon 23-12; C Bradford 12-5; K Foulke 51-28; R Harden 20-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Martinez 6-11; M Timlin 0-1; B Kim 0-1; A Embree 1-0; S Williamson 0-0; D Lowe 3-0; T Hudson 10-4; R Rincon 0-1; C Bradford 1-0; K Foulke 0-6; R Harden 1-1.
Batters faced - P Martinez 30; M Timlin 3; B Kim 4; A Embree 2; S Williamson 3; D Lowe 10; T Hudson 29; R Rincon 5; C Bradford 3; K Foulke 11; R Harden 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Randy Marsh. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Gary Darling. LF--Tim Welke. RF--Greg Gibson.
Time: 4:37.
Attendance: 50,606.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 2, 2003 3:55 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
T. Walker T. Walker
4-5, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Oakland
E. Durazo E. Durazo
2-4
3 RBI
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