Boston 6, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 0
Boston 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 X 6 8 4
WP: C. Schilling (1-0)
LP: M. Morris (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
-J. Varitek tripled to deep center, M. Ramirez and D. Ortiz scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
-R. Sanders safe at first on third baseman B. Mueller's fielding error, A. Pujols scored
Bot 4th: Boston
-M. Bellhorn doubled to deep center, K. Millar and B. Mueller scored
Bot 6th: Boston
-O. Cabrera singled to left, T. Nixon and J. Damon scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
-S. Rolen hit sacrifice fly to deep center, E. Renteria scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
E. Renteria ss 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .286
L. Walker rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .444
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .429
S. Rolen 3b 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .125
R. Sanders lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .000
T. Womack 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
M. Matheny c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .333
M. Anderson dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
    S. Taguchi ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
 Totals 32 2 5 1 2 9 13  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols 2 (2, C Schilling 2).
SF - S Rolen.
RBI - S Rolen (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Sanders 1, S Rolen 1.
GIDP - E Renteria.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Womack-E Renteria-A Pujols).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .273
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 2 1 0 0 .250
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .444
    G. Kapler lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .333
J. Varitek c 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 .200
K. Millar 1b 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 .167
    D. Mientkiewicz pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Nixon rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .143
B. Mueller 3b 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .500
M. Bellhorn 2b 3 0 1 2 0 0 2 .500
    P. Reese 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
 Totals 31 6 8 6 6 5 16  
 Batting
2B - B Mueller (1, M Morris); M Bellhorn (1, M Morris).
3B - J Varitek (1, M Morris).
RBI - J Varitek 2 (2), M Bellhorn 2 (4), O Cabrera 2 (3).
2-out RBI - J Varitek 2, M Bellhorn 2, O Cabrera 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, P Reese 1, T Nixon 1, D Ortiz 1, K Millar 1.
GIDP - M Bellhorn.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - B Mueller 3 (3, dropped foul ball, ground ball 2); M Bellhorn (1, ground ball).
DP - 2 (B Mueller, O Cabrera-M Bellhorn-K Millar).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
M. Morris (L, 0-1) 4.1 4 4 4 4 3 0 8.31
C. Eldred 1.1 4 2 2 0 1 0 10.80
R. King 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
J. Marquis 1.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.00
A. Reyes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 1-0) 6.0 4 1 0 1 4 0 0.00
A. Embree 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
M. Timlin 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 9.00
K. Foulke 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - K Millar (by M Morris); J Varitek (by C Eldred).
Pitches-strikes - M Morris 89-50; C Eldred 35-20; R King 5-4; J Marquis 25-12; A Reyes 12-6; C Schilling 94-61; A Embree 18-13; M Timlin 16-9; K Foulke 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Morris 9-1; C Eldred 0-3; R King 0-0; J Marquis 0-3; A Reyes 2-1; C Schilling 7-6; A Embree 0-0; M Timlin 1-1; K Foulke 1-1.
Batters faced - M Morris 21; C Eldred 9; R King 1; J Marquis 5; A Reyes 3; C Schilling 24; A Embree 3; M Timlin 4; K Foulke 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Brian Gorman. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Gerry Davis. LF--Charlie Reliford. RF--Ed Montague.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 35,001.
Weather: 48 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 15 mph, in from center.

Updated on Monday, Oct 25, 2004 2:54 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
3-4
0 RBI
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
1-3
2 RBI