Boston 5, Tampa Bay 2
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 0
Boston 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 X 5 9 2
WP: B. Arroyo (8-5) S: C. Schilling (1)
LP: C. Fossum (4-8)
(51-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu singled to center, C. Crawford scored
Bot 1st: Boston
- J. Varitek singled to left, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez to second
Bot 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left center
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Ortiz singled to right, J. Damon scored, E. Renteria to second
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- F. Cortez reached on fielder's choice, A. Huff scored, J. Gomes to second on shortstop E. Renteria's fielding error
Bot 8th: Boston
- J. Olerud grounded out to shortstop, M. Ramirez scored, J. Varitek to second
- B. Mueller singled to right, J. Varitek scored, B. Mueller out at second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Gathright cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .281
C. Crawford lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .284
J. Lugo ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .292
J. Cantu 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .292
A. Huff dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .254
T. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .233
J. Gomes rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .278
F. Cortez 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 .083
K. Cash c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .161
    D. Hollins ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .268
    T. Hall c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
 Totals 35 2 8 2 1 6 12  
 Batting
2B - J Lugo (18, B Arroyo); C Crawford (16, M Timlin).
RBI - J Cantu (61), F Cortez (1).
2-out RBI - J Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 1, T Lee 1, J Gathright 1.
GIDP - K Cash.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
Picked Off - C Crawford (2nd base, M Timlin).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Gomes (B Mueller at 2nd base).
PB - K Cash.
DP - 1 (K Cash-J Lugo).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .337
E. Renteria ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .271
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .307
M. Ramirez lf 1 2 1 1 2 0 0 .278
J. Varitek c 4 1 2 1 0 0 3 .301
K. Millar rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .271
    A. Stern rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    T. Nixon ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .291
    A. Hyzdu rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Olerud 1b 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 .293
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .281
A. Cora 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .202
 Totals 31 5 9 5 3 5 9  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (26, C Fossum).
HR - M Ramirez (25, 4th inning off C Fossum 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Varitek (40), M Ramirez (85), D Ortiz (84), J Olerud (9), B Mueller (37).
2-out RBI - J Varitek, D Ortiz, B Mueller.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Varitek 2, K Millar 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - K Millar (1, 2nd base by C Fossum/K Cash).
 
 Fielding
E - J Olerud (1, ground ball); E Renteria (18, catch).
DP - 1 (E Renteria-A Cora-J Olerud).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Fossum (L, 4-8) 4.2 6 3 2 1 3 1 4.01
C. Orvella 2.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.56
L. Carter 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 5.32
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (W, 8-5) 7.0 5 2 2 1 3 0 4.05
M. Timlin (H, 16) 1.0 3 0 0 0 2 0 1.54
C. Schilling (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.48
HBP - M Ramirez (by C Fossum).
Pitches-strikes - C Fossum 96-60; C Orvella 31-21; L Carter 23-11; B Arroyo 102-65; M Timlin 11-9; C Schilling 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Fossum 2-8; C Orvella 3-3; L Carter 1-0; B Arroyo 11-8; M Timlin 0-0; C Schilling 0-2.
Batters faced - C Fossum 21; C Orvella 9; L Carter 5; B Arroyo 28; M Timlin 5; C Schilling 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Troy Fullwood. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 2:40. (Plus rain delay totaling 15 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 35,428.
Weather: 83 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
TAMPA BAY PITCHER CASEY FOSSUM LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
TAMPA BAY PITCHER CASEY FOSSUM LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING WITH LEG CRAMPS.
TAMPA BAY'S JULIO LUGO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 20, 2005 5:01 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Cantu J. Cantu
2-4
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
2-4
1 RBI