Baltimore 4, Boston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-38)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
Baltimore 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 X 4 9 0
WP: R. Lopez (8-5) S: B.J. Ryan (19)
LP: T. Wakefield (8-7)
(47-40)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
- T. Nixon homered to deep right
Bot 4th: Baltimore
- R. Palmeiro hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Mora scored, M. Tejada to third
Bot 5th: Baltimore
- J. Gibbons homered to deep right center
Bot 6th: Baltimore
- R. Palmeiro homered to deep right
Bot 7th: Baltimore
- S. Fasano singled to left, L. Matos scored, J. Gibbons to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .343
E. Renteria ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .272
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .314
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .275
T. Nixon rf 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 .296
B. Mueller 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .285
J. Olerud 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
D. Mirabelli c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .219
    J. Varitek ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .301
A. Cora 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 1 4 1 0 7 7  
 Batting
HR - T Nixon (9, 2nd inning off R Lopez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - T Nixon (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, M Ramirez 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - D Ortiz (1, 2nd base off B Ryan/S Fasano).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Renteria-J Olerud).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .345
M. Mora 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .298
M. Tejada ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .329
R. Palmeiro 1b 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 .269
S. Sosa dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .225
B.J. Surhoff lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
L. Matos cf 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .282
J. Gibbons rf 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 .259
S. Fasano c 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 .260
 Totals 31 4 9 4 0 5 8  
 Batting
2B - M Tejada (30, T Wakefield).
HR - J Gibbons (13, 5th inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 1 Out), R Palmeiro (15, 6th inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Palmeiro.
RBI - R Palmeiro 2 (50), J Gibbons (41), S Fasano (11).
2-out RBI - R Palmeiro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Surhoff 1, M Mora 1.
GIDP - J Gibbons.
Team LOB - 4.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (L, 8-7) 7.0 9 4 4 0 4 2 4.05
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.69
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Lopez (W, 8-5) 8.0 3 1 1 0 6 1 4.47
B.J. Ryan (S, 19) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.52
Pitches-strikes - T Wakefield 91-69; M Timlin 10-7; R Lopez 94-65; B Ryan 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Wakefield 6-11; M Timlin 2-0; R Lopez 9-9; B Ryan 1-1.
Batters faced - T Wakefield 29; M Timlin 3; R Lopez 27; B Ryan 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Terry Craft. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Ted Barrett.
Time: 2:05.
Attendance: 49,828.
Weather: 93 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
WITH HIS HOME RUN IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING, RAFAEL PALMEIRO IS NOW TWO HITS AWAY FROM 3000.
BOSTON CENTER FIELDER JOHNNY DAMON SINGLED IN THE TOP OF THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 25 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, Jul 11, 2005 4:00 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
T. Nixon T. Nixon
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Baltimore
J. Gibbons J. Gibbons
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI