Boston 8, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 2 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 8 16 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 9 0
WP: B. Arroyo (4-7)
LP: K. Lohse (4-8)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
-G. Kapler singled to left, J. Varitek scored, K. Millar to third, B. Mueller to second
-R. Gutierrez grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, K. Millar scored, B. Mueller to third, G. Kapler out at second
Top 4th: Boston
-J. Damon hit sacrifice fly to left, G. Kapler scored
-D. Ortiz doubled to left, R. Gutierrez and M. Bellhorn scored
Top 5th: Boston
-G. Kapler singled to left, J. Varitek and K. Millar scored, B. Mueller to second
Bot 5th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz singled to right, T. Hunter scored
Bot 8th: Minnesota
-D. Mientkiewicz singled to right, M. Cuddyer scored
Top 9th: Boston
-J. Varitek homered to deep left
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 .308
M. Bellhorn 2b 4 1 1 0 1 2 0 .257
D. Ortiz dh 5 0 3 2 0 1 3 .312
M. Ramirez lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 5 .325
J. Varitek c 4 3 3 1 1 1 1 .279
K. Millar 1b 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 .298
    D. McCarty 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
B. Mueller 3b 3 0 0 0 2 1 3 .257
G. Kapler rf 5 1 3 3 0 0 0 .280
R. Gutierrez ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .178
 Totals 39 8 16 7 4 9 20  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (27, K Lohse); D Ortiz (35, K Lohse).
HR - J Varitek (12, 9th inning off A Fultz 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Damon.
RBI - G Kapler 3 (20), J Damon (54), D Ortiz 2 (93), J Varitek (44).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 2, J Damon 2, M Ramirez 2.
GIDP - R Gutierrez 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - G Kapler (J Morneau at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (J Varitek-M Bellhorn).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .301
C. Guzman ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .288
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .236
J. Morneau dh 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .271
T. Hunter cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .269
J. Jones rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .251
M. Cuddyer 2b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .249
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 3 0 3 2 0 0 0 .246
H. Blanco c 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .213
    J. Offerman ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .234
    M. LeCroy c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 34 2 9 2 0 10 11  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (5, B Arroyo); M Cuddyer (15, B Arroyo).
RBI - D Mientkiewicz 2 (25).
2-out RBI - D Mientkiewicz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Koskie 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - D Mientkiewicz (2, 2nd base by B Arroyo/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (M Cuddyer-C Guzman-D Mientkiewicz, C Koskie-M Cuddyer, C Guzman-M Cuddyer-D Mientkiewicz).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (W, 4-7) 7.1 8 2 2 0 8 0 4.08
A. Embree 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.34
K. Foulke 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.81
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse (L, 4-8) 4.0 11 7 7 4 5 0 5.21
J. Roa 3.1 4 0 0 0 4 0 4.18
A. Fultz 1.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.20
WP - B Arroyo.
Pitches-strikes - B Arroyo 98-70; A Embree 7-6; K Foulke 12-10; K Lohse 97-59; J Roa 49-32; A Fultz 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Arroyo 7-5; A Embree 0-1; K Foulke 1-1; K Lohse 4-2; J Roa 4-2; A Fultz 2-3.
Batters faced - B Arroyo 28; A Embree 2; K Foulke 4; K Lohse 25; J Roa 13; A Fultz 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Dimuro. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 34,263.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Jul 30, 2004 11:00 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
G. Kapler G. Kapler
3-5
3 RBI
 Minnesota
D. Mientkiewicz D. Mientkiewicz
3-3
2 RBI