Boston 3, Oakland 1, 11 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Oakland 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 4
Boston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 2
WP: S. Williamson (1-0)
LP: R. Harden (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Boston
-D. Jackson reached on fielder's choice, J. Varitek scored, G. Kapler to second on third baseman E. Chavez's fielding error
Top 6th: Oakland
-R. Hernandez safe at first on error, E. Durazo scored, M. Tejada out at home, E. Chavez to second
Bot 11th: Boston
-T. Nixon homered to center, D. Mirabelli scored
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. McMillon lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000
E. Durazo dh 4 1 0 0 1 2 3 .250
M. Tejada ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .067
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
R. Hernandez c 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .231
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .167
M. Ellis 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
T. Long rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286
E. Byrnes cf 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 .556
 Totals 39 1 6 0 2 7 13  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Durazo 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Byrnes (1, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - M Tejada (1, ground ball); E Chavez 2 (2, obstruction, throw); R Hernandez (1, pop up).
DP - 2 (E Chavez-M Ellis-S Hatteberg 2).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .308
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 2 0 1 0 3 .417
B. Mueller 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .143
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .083
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .000
K. Millar 1b 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .214
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .375
   A. Brown pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Mirabelli c 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500
G. Kapler rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000
   T. Nixon ph 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .250
D. Jackson 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
   T. Walker 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
 Totals 39 3 7 2 4 8 24  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (2, T Lilly).
HR - T Nixon (1, 11th inning off R Harden 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Nixon 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Garciaparra 1, D Ortiz 2, K Millar 1.
GIDP - N Garciaparra, G Kapler.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - N Garciaparra (1, 2nd base off J Mecir/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
E - D Lowe (1, throw); N Garciaparra (1, ground ball).
Outfield assists - M Ramirez (M Tejada at Home).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly 7.0 2 1 0 2 5 0 0.00
C. Bradford 1.2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
R. Rincon 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.75
J. Mecir 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
R. Harden (L, 1-1) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 13.50
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe 7.0 6 1 0 2 2 0 1.04
M. Timlin 3.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
S. Williamson (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
IBB - E Chavez (by D Lowe), D Ortiz (by C Bradford), M Ramirez (by J Mecir).
HBP - J Damon (by T Lilly).
Pitches-strikes - T Lilly 106-72; C Bradford 23-15; R Rincon 6-4; J Mecir 16-6; R Harden 9-6; D Lowe 100-66; M Timlin 33-23; S Williamson 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Lilly 8-8; C Bradford 3-0; R Rincon 0-1; J Mecir 0-2; R Harden 0-1; D Lowe 14-4; M Timlin 3-3; S Williamson 0-1.
Batters faced - T Lilly 28; C Bradford 7; R Rincon 2; J Mecir 4; R Harden 3; D Lowe 29; M Timlin 9; S Williamson 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Bill Welke. LF--Ed Montague. RF--Ted Barrett.
Time: 3:42.
Attendance: 35,460.
Weather: 60 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 15 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
OAKLAND LEFT FIELDER JOSE GUILLEN IS NOT IN THE STARTING LINEUP TONIGHT DUE TO A SORE LEFT HAND. HE IS AVAILABLE TO PINCH-HIT.

Updated on Saturday, Oct 4, 2003 11:27 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Oakland
E. Byrnes E. Byrnes
3-4
0 RBI
 Boston
T. Nixon T. Nixon
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI