Boston 16, Texas 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(56-57)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 5 10 2
Boston 0 0 0 5 0 0 2 9 X 16 15 0
WP: B. Arroyo (10-7)
LP: K. Rogers (11-5)
(66-47)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. doubled to deep right, K. Mench scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left, E. Renteria and D. Ortiz scored
- B. Mueller singled to right, K. Millar scored, T. Graffanino to third
- G. Kapler grounded out to third, T. Graffanino scored, B. Mueller to second
Bot 7th: Boston
- E. Renteria scored on wild pitch
- T. Graffanino grounded into fielder's choice, M. Ramirez scored, J. Varitek to third, K. Millar out at second
Top 8th: Texas
- D. Dellucci doubled to right, S. Alomar Jr. scored
- H. Blalock doubled to left, D. Dellucci scored, M. Teixeira to third
- A. Soriano singled to left, M. Teixeira scored, H. Blalock to third
- P. Nevin grounded out to third, H. Blalock scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- E. Renteria singled to left, G. Kapler scored, J. Damon to third
- D. Ortiz hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Damon scored
- T. Graffanino doubled to deep right, E. Renteria and M. Ramirez scored, J. Varitek to third
- G. Kapler hit by pitch, J. Varitek scored, T. Graffanino to third, B. Mueller to second
- J. Damon walked, T. Graffanino scored, B. Mueller to third, G. Kapler to second
- E. Renteria safe at first on center fielder G. Matthews Jr.'s fielding error, B. Mueller, J. Damon and G. Kapler scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Dellucci lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .259
M. Young ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .326
    M. McDougall ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333
M. Teixeira 1b 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .279
H. Blalock 3b 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .285
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .286
P. Nevin dh 4 0 0 1 0 1 3 .244
K. Mench rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .270
G. Matthews Jr. cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .277
S. Alomar Jr. c 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280
    M. DeRosa ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .209
 Totals 35 5 10 5 1 6 12  
 Batting
2B - K Mench (28, B Arroyo); G Matthews Jr (17, B Arroyo); S Alomar Jr (6, B Arroyo); D Dellucci (12, B Arroyo); H Blalock (25, M Myers).
S - S Alomar Jr.
RBI - G Matthews Jr (42), D Dellucci (43), H Blalock (74), A Soriano (81), P Nevin (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 1, P Nevin 1, A Soriano 1, M Young 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - A Soriano (18, 2nd base off C Bradford/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - B Shouse (3, catch); G Matthews Jr (5, fly ball).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 2 1 1 1 1 4 .338
E. Renteria ss 6 3 3 1 0 1 3 .280
D. Ortiz dh 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .291
M. Ramirez lf 3 3 2 3 2 1 0 .288
    A. Stern rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
J. Varitek c 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .302
K. Millar 1b 5 1 2 0 0 2 3 .276
T. Graffanino 2b 5 2 2 3 0 0 1 .308
B. Mueller 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 2 .288
    K. Youkilis 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
G. Kapler rf-lf 3 2 2 2 1 0 0 .370
 Totals 39 16 15 12 7 6 16  
 Batting
2B - G Kapler (2, K Rogers); T Graffanino 2 (9, K Rogers, K Gryboski); E Renteria (21, D Brocail).
HR - M Ramirez (32, 4th inning off K Rogers 2 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Ortiz.
RBI - M Ramirez 3 (107), B Mueller (46), G Kapler 2 (3), T Graffanino 3 (27), E Renteria (43), D Ortiz (93), J Damon (56).
2-out RBI - T Graffanino 2, G Kapler, J Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, J Damon 3.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Damon (H Blalock at 2nd base).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Rogers (L, 11-5) 5.0 7 5 5 1 5 1 2.99
D. Brocail 1.1 2 2 2 3 1 0 4.69
S. Karsay 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.75
B. Shouse 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.81
K. Gryboski 0.1 2 6 3 3 0 0 10.38
C.J. Wilson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10.07
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (W, 10-7) 7.1 7 4 4 1 4 0 4.28
M. Myers 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.08
C. Bradford (H, 4) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.61
M. Timlin (H, 22) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.42
M. Delcarmen 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.79
WP - D Brocail.
IBB - J Varitek (by K Gryboski).
HBP - M Teixeira (by B Arroyo); G Kapler (by K Gryboski).
Pitches-strikes - K Rogers 89-54; D Brocail 43-26; S Karsay 21-15; B Shouse 11-6; K Gryboski 26-10; C Wilson 2-2; B Arroyo 97-66; M Myers 3-1; C Bradford 10-7; M Timlin 1-1; M Delcarmen 18-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Rogers 7-3; D Brocail 2-1; S Karsay 2-0; B Shouse 0-1; K Gryboski 0-1; C Wilson 1-0; B Arroyo 5-12; M Myers 0-0; C Bradford 1-0; M Timlin 0-1; M Delcarmen 1-0.
Batters faced - K Rogers 23; D Brocail 9; S Karsay 4; B Shouse 3; K Gryboski 8; C Wilson 1; B Arroyo 30; M Myers 1; C Bradford 2; M Timlin 1; M Delcarmen 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe Brinkman. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Adam Dowdy. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Ejections: BOSTON's Nixon by Miller (4th).
Time: 3:31.
Attendance: 35,379.
Weather: 83 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON'S TROT NIXON WAS EJECTED BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE BILL MILLER IN THE FOURTH INNING FOR ARGUING THAT GABE KAPLER'S DOUBLE WAS A HOME RUN.
BOSTON'S JOHNNY DAMON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 10, 2005 10:47 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
3-4
1 RBI
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI