Boston 11, St. Louis 9
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 1 1 3 0 2 0 2 0 9 11 1
Boston 4 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 X 11 13 4
WP: K. Foulke (1-0)
LP: J. Tavarez (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
-D. Ortiz homered to deep right, J. Damon and O. Cabrera scored
-B. Mueller singled to left, K. Millar scored
Top 2nd: St. Louis
-M. Matheny hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Edmonds scored, R. Sanders to third
Top 3rd: St. Louis
-L. Walker homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Boston
-J. Damon singled to right, B. Mueller scored, D. Mirabelli to third, M. Bellhorn to second
-O. Cabrera singled to left center, D. Mirabelli scored, M. Bellhorn to third, J. Damon to second
-M. Ramirez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Bellhorn scored, J. Damon to third, O. Cabrera out at second
Top 4th: St. Louis
-M. Matheny hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Edmonds scored, R. Sanders scored, T. Womack to third on first baseman K. Millar's throwing error
-S. Taguchi grounded out to third, T. Womack scored
Top 6th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria doubled to deep left center, S. Taguchi scored
-L. Walker doubled to right, E. Renteria scored
Bot 7th: Boston
-M. Ramirez singled to center, M. Bellhorn scored, O. Cabrera to second, O. Cabrera to third advancing on throw
-D. Ortiz singled to first, O. Cabrera scored, M. Ramirez to second
Top 8th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria singled to left, J. Marquis to third, R. Cedeno to second, J. Marquis scored on left fielder M. Ramirez's fielding error
-L. Walker safe at first on left fielder M. Ramirez's fielding error, R. Cedeno scored, E. Renteria to third, L. Walker to second
Bot 8th: Boston
-M. Bellhorn homered to deep right, J. Varitek scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
E. Renteria ss 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 .500
L. Walker rf 5 1 4 2 0 0 0 .800
A. Pujols 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .000
S. Rolen 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000
J. Edmonds cf 4 2 1 0 1 2 3 .250
R. Sanders dh 3 1 0 0 2 2 0 .000
T. Womack 2b 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
M. Matheny c 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 .500
    J. Marquis pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Y. Molina c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
S. Taguchi lf 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 .333
    R. Cedeno ph-lf 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .500
 Totals 35 9 11 6 6 9 15  
 Batting
2B - L Walker 2 (2, T Wakefield, B Arroyo); E Renteria (1, B Arroyo); M Anderson (1, K Foulke).
HR - L Walker (1, 3rd inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 1 Out).
S - T Womack.
SF - M Matheny 2.
RBI - M Matheny 2 (2), L Walker 2 (2), S Taguchi (1), E Renteria (1).
2-out RBI - E Renteria, L Walker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 2, R Cedeno 1, S Rolen 1, A Pujols 2, S Taguchi 1.
GIDP - S Rolen.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - E Renteria (1, ground ball).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 6 1 2 1 0 0 3 .333
O. Cabrera ss 4 2 1 1 1 0 1 .250
M. Ramirez lf 5 0 3 2 0 0 2 .600
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 2 4 2 0 1 .667
K. Millar 1b 5 1 1 0 0 0 9 .200
    D. Mientkiewicz 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Nixon rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    G. Kapler ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
B. Mueller 3b 3 1 1 1 2 0 0 .333
D. Mirabelli c 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .333
    J. Varitek ph-c 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .000
M. Bellhorn 2b 3 3 2 2 2 0 2 .667
    P. Reese 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 11 13 11 8 3 23  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (1, W Williams); K Millar (1, W Williams).
HR - D Ortiz (1, 1st inning off W Williams 2 on, 1 Out), M Bellhorn (1, 8th inning off J Tavarez 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz 4 (4), B Mueller (1), J Damon (1), O Cabrera (1), M Ramirez 2 (2), M Bellhorn 2 (2).
2-out RBI - B Mueller.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, G Kapler 1, K Millar 4.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - K Millar (1, throw); B Arroyo (1, throw); M Ramirez 2 (2, bobble, fly ball).
PB - D Mirabelli.
DP - 1 (B Mueller-M Bellhorn-K Millar).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
W. Williams 2.1 8 7 7 3 1 1 27.00
D. Haren 3.2 2 0 0 3 1 0 0.00
K. Calero 0.1 1 2 2 2 0 0 54.00
R. King 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
C. Eldred 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
J. Tavarez (L, 0-1) 1.0 1 2 1 0 0 1 9.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
T. Wakefield 3.2 3 5 5 5 2 1 12.27
B. Arroyo 2.1 4 2 2 0 4 0 7.71
M. Timlin 1.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.75
A. Embree 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 NA
K. Foulke (W, 1-0) 1.2 2 0 0 1 3 0 0.00
IBB - A Pujols (by K Foulke).
HBP - O Cabrera (by W Williams); A Pujols (by T Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes - W Williams 70-42; D Haren 69-41; K Calero 17-7; R King 11-9; C Eldred 5-3; J Tavarez 18-12; T Wakefield 90-47; B Arroyo 37-27; M Timlin 9-7; A Embree 4-2; K Foulke 36-24.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Williams 2-4; D Haren 5-5; K Calero 1-0; R King 0-1; C Eldred 0-0; J Tavarez 2-1; T Wakefield 5-4; B Arroyo 1-2; M Timlin 2-2; A Embree 0-0; K Foulke 0-2.
Batters faced - W Williams 19; D Haren 16; K Calero 4; R King 2; C Eldred 1; J Tavarez 5; T Wakefield 19; B Arroyo 11; M Timlin 5; A Embree 1; K Foulke 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Chuck Meriwether. LF--Gerry Davis. RF--Charlie Reliford.
Time: 4:00. (Plus ceremonies delay totaling 26 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 35,035.
Weather: 49 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 18 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO CEREMONIES.
ST. LOUIS SECOND BASEMAN TONY WOMACK LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT CHEST INJURY.
ST. LOUIS SECOND BASEMAN TONY WOMACK LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH A LEFT COLLARBONE INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 24, 2004 3:19 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
L. Walker L. Walker
4-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI