Boston 11, Texas 6
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 6 16 2
Boston 4 0 0 1 3 0 3 0 X 11 12 1
WP: J. Gonzalez (2-1)
LP: S. Karsay (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Texas
- M. Young singled to right, D. Dellucci scored
- H. Blalock doubled to left, M. Young scored, M. Teixeira to third
- A. Soriano grounded out to first, M. Teixeira scored, H. Blalock to third
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, E. Renteria scored
- R. Petagine singled to center, M. Ramirez scored, J. Varitek to second
- T. Graffanino singled to shallow right, J. Varitek scored, R. Petagine to second
Top 2nd: Texas
- M. Teixeira safe at first on first baseman R. Petagine's fielding error, G. Matthews Jr. scored, M. Young to third
Bot 4th: Boston
- T. Graffanino scored, A. Cora to third, E. Renteria to second on wild pitch
Top 5th: Texas
- R. Barajas singled to left, P. Nevin scored, K. Mench to second
Bot 5th: Boston
- T. Graffanino homered to deep left center, K. Millar and R. Petagine scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- J. Damon singled to second, J. Varitek and T. Graffanino scored, A. Cora to second
- A. Cora stole third, A. Cora scored, J. Damon to second on R. Barajas' throwing error
Top 8th: Texas
- H. Blalock hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Young scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Dellucci lf 6 1 2 0 0 1 3 .261
M. Young ss 5 2 2 1 0 1 1 .332
M. Teixeira 1b 3 1 1 0 2 1 2 .279
H. Blalock 3b 4 0 3 2 0 0 3 .282
A. Soriano 2b 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .287
P. Nevin dh 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .281
K. Mench rf 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 .271
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .268
R. Barajas c 5 0 2 1 0 0 4 .255
 Totals 42 6 16 5 3 4 24  
 Batting
2B - D Dellucci (10, W Miller); H Blalock (24, W Miller); P Nevin (4, W Miller); M Teixeira (24, M Timlin).
SF - H Blalock.
RBI - M Young (60), H Blalock 2 (73), A Soriano (79), R Barajas (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 1, H Blalock 1, P Nevin 1, R Barajas 2, A Soriano 1.
GIDP - P Nevin, D Dellucci.
Team LOB - 13.
 Fielding
E - A Soriano (17, ground ball); R Barajas (8, throw).
DP - 2 (A Soriano-M Teixeira, B Shouse-M Young-M Teixeira).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 1 2 0 0 5 .339
E. Renteria ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .278
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 1 2 1 1 0 .294
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 .282
    A. Stern rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
J. Varitek c 4 2 0 0 1 3 0 .307
K. Millar rf-1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .274
R. Petagine 1b 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .250
    G. Kapler ph-rf-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .364
T. Graffanino 2b 3 3 3 4 1 0 0 .306
    K. Youkilis 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
A. Cora 3b-2b 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .216
 Totals 35 11 12 9 6 5 11  
 Batting
HR - D Ortiz (26, 1st inning off R Rodriguez 1 on, 1 Out), T Graffanino (4, 5th inning off S Karsay 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz 2 (92), R Petagine (4), T Graffanino 4 (24), J Damon 2 (55).
2-out RBI - R Petagine, T Graffanino, J Damon 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 2, E Renteria 1.
GIDP - M Ramirez, G Kapler.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - T Graffanino (5, 2nd base off B Shouse/R Barajas), A Cora (7, 3rd base off B Shouse/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
E - R Petagine (1, ground ball).
DP - 2 (E Renteria-T Graffanino-R Petagine, T Graffanino-E Renteria-R Petagine).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Rodriguez 0.2 5 4 4 2 0 1 5.53
J. Baldwin 3.1 2 1 1 2 2 0 2.61
S. Karsay (L, 0-1) 2.0 4 4 3 0 1 1 6.30
B. Shouse 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 4.38
F. Cordero 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.40
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Miller 4.1 10 5 4 3 2 0 4.95
J. Gonzalez (W, 2-1) 2.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 6.32
M. Timlin 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.46
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.93
WP - J Baldwin, W Miller.
IBB - T Graffanino (by B Shouse).
Pitches-strikes - R Rodriguez 38-21; J Baldwin 54-30; S Karsay 46-30; B Shouse 24-10; F Cordero 19-11; W Miller 104-56; J Gonzalez 40-27; M Timlin 16-12; C Bradford 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Rodriguez 0-2; J Baldwin 4-4; S Karsay 3-2; B Shouse 3-0; F Cordero 1-0; W Miller 8-4; J Gonzalez 6-1; M Timlin 0-2; C Bradford 2-1.
Batters faced - R Rodriguez 9; J Baldwin 13; S Karsay 11; B Shouse 5; F Cordero 3; W Miller 27; J Gonzalez 9; M Timlin 6; C Bradford 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Adam Dowdy. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Joe Brinkman. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 35,453.
Weather: 83 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON'S BILL MUELLER WAS SCRATCHED FROM TONIGHT'S STARTING LINEUP DUE TO BACK SPASMS.
BOSTON'S JOHNNY DAMON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 9, 2005 3:50 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
3-4
2 RBI
 Boston
T. Graffanino T. Graffanino
3-3, 1 HR
4 RBI