Boston 8, Chi Cubs 1
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 1 8 17 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 0
WP: T. Wakefield (5-6)
LP: G. Rusch (5-2)
(33-28)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- J. Damon flied out to left
- E. Renteria grounded out to third
- K. Youkilis homered to deep center
- M. Ramirez grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- N. Perez struck out swinging
- C. Patterson flied out to left center
- D. Lee doubled to right
- J. Burnitz grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- K. Millar singled to right
- J. Payton popped out to shallow right
- D. Mirabelli singled to left, K. Millar to second
- M. Bellhorn struck out swinging
- T. Wakefield singled to right, K. Millar to third, D. Mirabelli out at second

0 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez struck out swinging
- T. Walker singled to right
- J. Dubois grounded into double play third to second to first, T. Walker out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- J. Damon doubled to left
- E. Renteria struck out swinging
- K. Youkilis flied out to center
- M. Ramirez struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- M. Barrett grounded out to second
- G. Rusch grounded out to shortstop
- N. Perez singled to left
- C. Patterson grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 4th: Boston
- K. Millar grounded out to shortstop
- J. Payton singled to right
- D. Mirabelli struck out looking
- M. Bellhorn struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- D. Lee grounded out to third
- J. Burnitz grounded out to first
- A. Ramirez flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 5th: Boston
- T. Wakefield struck out swinging
- J. Damon homered to deep right
- E. Renteria flied out to right
- K. Youkilis singled to right
- M. Ramirez fouled out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- T. Walker grounded out to first
- J. Dubois lined out to pitcher
- M. Barrett popped out to shallow right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 6th: Boston
- K. Millar singled to left
- J. Payton struck out looking
- D. Mirabelli walked, K. Millar to second
- M. Bellhorn singled to shortstop, K. Millar to third, D. Mirabelli to second
- T. Wakefield grounded into fielder's choice, K. Millar scored, D. Mirabelli to third, M. Bellhorn out at second
- J. Damon tripled to deep center, D. Mirabelli and T. Wakefield scored
- J. Borowski relieved G. Rusch
- T. Hollandsworth in left field
- E. Renteria flied out to center

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- T. Hollandsworth flied out to center
- N. Perez fouled out to catcher
- C. Patterson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 7th: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to left
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left center, K. Youkilis scored
- K. Millar grounded out to shortstop
- J. Payton flied out to center
- D. Mirabelli singled to right
- M. Bellhorn walked, D. Mirabelli to second
- T. Wakefield grounded out to first

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 7, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- J. Olerud at first
- D. Lee doubled to left
- J. Burnitz grounded out to second, D. Lee to third
- A. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop, D. Lee scored
- T. Walker fouled out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 7, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 8th: Boston
- C. Bartosh relieved J. Borowski
- J. Macias at second
- J. Damon walked
- E. Renteria hit by pitch, J. Damon to second
- K. Youkilis flied out to right center
- M. Ramirez singled to center, J. Damon to third, E. Renteria to second
- J. Olerud grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ramirez out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 7, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- M. Timlin relieved T. Wakefield
- J. Macias singled to center
- M. Barrett grounded into fielder's choice, J. Macias out at second
- T. Hollandsworth grounded into double play third to second to first, M. Barrett out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 7, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 9th: Boston
- J. Payton homered to deep left
- D. Mirabelli grounded out to shortstop
- M. Bellhorn struck out swinging
- B. Mueller hit for M. Timlin
- B. Mueller singled to left
- J. Damon flied out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- M. Myers relieved M. Timlin
- N. Perez fouled out to first
- J. Hairston Jr. hit for C. Patterson
- J. Hairston Jr. grounded out to shortstop
- D. Lee grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Chi Cubs 1
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Damon J. Damon
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
D. Lee D. Lee
2-4
0 RBI