Boston 8, Anaheim 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 4 8 12 0
Anaheim 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 7 0
WP: P. Martinez (1-0) S: K. Foulke (1)
LP: F. Rodriguez (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
-M. Ramirez walked, B. Mueller scored, J. Damon to third, M. Bellhorn to second
Bot 2nd: Anaheim
-D. McPherson singled to left, T. Glaus scored, J. DaVanon to second
Bot 5th: Anaheim
-V. Guerrero singled to center, J. Molina and D. Eckstein scored, D. Erstad to third
Top 6th: Boston
-J. Varitek homered to deep right, K. Millar scored
Top 7th: Boston
-M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Damon scored
Top 9th: Boston
-T. Nixon singled to center, M. Ramirez scored, D. Ortiz to second
-O. Cabrera doubled to deep left center, D. Ortiz, G. Kapler and J. Varitek scored, O. Cabrera to third advancing on throw
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 3 .400
M. Bellhorn 2b 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 .143
    P. Reese 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ramirez lf 3 1 1 2 1 1 4 .375
D. Ortiz dh 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 .400
T. Nixon rf 5 0 1 1 0 0 6 .200
    G. Kapler pr-rf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
K. Millar 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 3 .429
    D. Mientkiewicz 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .667
J. Varitek c 3 2 1 2 1 2 0 .250
O. Cabrera ss 5 0 1 3 0 1 2 .250
B. Mueller 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .286
    D. Roberts pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Youkilis 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
 Totals 36 8 12 8 7 5 23  
 Batting
2B - M Ramirez (2, B Donnelly); O Cabrera (1, B Donnelly).
HR - J Varitek (1, 6th inning off B Colon 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Ramirez.
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (5), J Varitek 2 (2), T Nixon (1), O Cabrera 3 (3).
2-out RBI - M Ramirez, J Varitek 2, O Cabrera 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 2, T Nixon 1, K Millar 2, K Youkilis 1.
GIDP - T Nixon.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (2, 2nd base off F Rodriguez/J Molina).
Picked Off - M Bellhorn (2nd base, J Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Varitek-O Cabrera, K Millar).
 Anaheim
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Figgins 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .111
D. Erstad 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .571
V. Guerrero rf 3 0 1 2 1 1 1 .125
G. Anderson cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000
T. Glaus dh 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .500
J. DaVanon lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286
D. McPherson 3b 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .143
J. Molina c 2 1 1 0 0 0 2 .500
    C. Kotchman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Molina c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    C. Pride ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
D. Eckstein ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .286
 Totals 32 3 7 3 2 10 15  
 Batting
RBI - D McPherson (1), V Guerrero 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Figgins 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - J DaVanon (1, 2nd base by P Martinez/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Figgins-D Eckstein-D Erstad).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
P. Martinez (W, 1-0) 7.0 6 3 3 2 6 0 3.86
M. Timlin 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Myers 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
K. Foulke (S, 1) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 Anaheim
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
B. Colon 6.0 7 3 3 3 3 1 4.50
F. Rodriguez (L, 0-1) 2.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 4.50
B. Donnelly 1.0 3 4 4 2 0 0 36.00
WP - F Rodriguez 2, B Donnelly.
IBB - D Ortiz 2 (by F Rodriguez, B Donnelly), J Varitek (by B Donnelly).
HBP - D Erstad (by P Martinez); J Varitek (by F Rodriguez).
Pitches-strikes - P Martinez 116-79; M Timlin 14-10; M Myers 4-3; K Foulke 14-11; B Colon 115-72; F Rodriguez 44-26; B Donnelly 31-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Martinez 5-8; M Timlin 0-0; M Myers 0-0; K Foulke 2-0; B Colon 7-7; F Rodriguez 3-1; B Donnelly 1-2.
Batters faced - P Martinez 28; M Timlin 2; M Myers 1; K Foulke 4; B Colon 26; F Rodriguez 11; B Donnelly 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Brian Runge. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Ed Montague. LF--Kerwin Danley. RF--Larry Young.
Time: 3:48.
Attendance: 45,118.
Weather: 70 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, out to center.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 7, 2004 2:01 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Anaheim
J. DaVanon J. DaVanon
2-4
0 RBI
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