Boston 6, Minnesota 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-49)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 7 0
Boston 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 X 6 14 0
WP: D. Wells (9-5)
LP: K. Lohse (7-10)
(58-45)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- S. Stewart singled to right
- M. Cuddyer struck out looking
- L. Ford grounded into double play third to second to first, S. Stewart out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- J. Damon grounded out to shortstop
- E. Renteria singled to right
- D. Ortiz walked, E. Renteria to second
- J. Olerud singled to center, E. Renteria scored, D. Ortiz to second
- K. Millar popped out to first
- J. Varitek grounded out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 1

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- M. LeCroy struck out swinging
- J. Jones singled to center
- B. Boone singled to shortstop, J. Jones to second
- J. Morneau grounded into fielder's choice, J. Jones to third, B. Boone out at second
- M. Redmond grounded into fielder's choice, J. Morneau out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 1

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- T. Graffanino grounded out to shortstop
- B. Mueller grounded out to shortstop
- G. Kapler singled to center
- J. Damon singled to center, G. Kapler to second
- E. Renteria singled to shallow right, G. Kapler scored, J. Damon to third
- D. Ortiz walked, E. Renteria to second
- J. Olerud grounded into fielder's choice, D. Ortiz out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 2

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Castro grounded out to first
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer singled to center
- L. Ford grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 2

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- K. Millar grounded out to third
- J. Varitek flied out to deep center
- T. Graffanino singled to center
- B. Mueller tripled to deep right, T. Graffanino scored
- G. Kapler lined out to left

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- M. LeCroy grounded out to second
- J. Jones grounded out to pitcher
- B. Boone flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- J. Damon struck out swinging
- E. Renteria grounded out to third
- D. Ortiz flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau grounded out to first
- M. Redmond grounded out to shortstop
- J. Castro flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- J. Olerud grounded out to third
- K. Millar walked
- J. Varitek walked, K. Millar to second
- T. Graffanino grounded into fielder's choice, K. Millar to third, J. Varitek out at second
- B. Mueller struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- S. Stewart popped out to right
- M. Cuddyer flied out to center
- L. Ford grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 3

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- T. Mulholland relieved K. Lohse
- G. Kapler singled to third
- J. Damon singled to left, G. Kapler to second
- E. Renteria sacrificed to pitcher, G. Kapler to third, J. Damon to second
- D. Ortiz intentionally walked
- J. Olerud singled to center, G. Kapler and J. Damon scored, D. Ortiz to second
- M. Guerrier relieved T. Mulholland
- K. Millar singled to left center, D. Ortiz to third, J. Olerud to second
- J. Varitek singled to center, D. Ortiz scored, J. Olerud to third, K. Millar to second
- T. Graffanino popped out to second
- B. Mueller grounded into fielder's choice, J. Varitek out at second

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 6

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- M. LeCroy grounded out to third
- J. Jones grounded out to second
- B. Boone lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 6

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- G. Kapler grounded out to shortstop
- J. Damon doubled to deep center
- E. Renteria struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz walked
- J. Olerud grounded out to catcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, Boston 6

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep right
- M. Redmond doubled to left, J. Morneau scored
- J. Castro singled to right, M. Redmond scored
- C. Bradford relieved D. Wells
- S. Stewart struck out swinging
- T. Tiffee hit for M. Cuddyer
- T. Tiffee lined into double play, J. Castro out at first

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Boston 6

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- T. Tiffee at third
- J. Rincon relieved M. Guerrier
- K. Millar singled to left
- A. Stern ran for K. Millar
- A. Stern caught stealing, pitcher to first
- J. Varitek struck out swinging
- T. Graffanino struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Boston 6

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- A. Stern in right field
- G. Kapler in left field
- L. Ford grounded out to third
- M. Ryan hit for M. LeCroy
- M. Myers relieved C. Bradford
- M. Ryan flied out to deep right center
- J. Jones grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, Boston 6
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Redmond M. Redmond
1-3
1 RBI
 Boston
J. Olerud J. Olerud
2-5
3 RBI