Boston 15, Tampa Bay 2
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 3 0 4 3 3 0 2 0 0 15 21 0
Tampa Bay 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
WP: C. Schilling (7-8)
LP: S. McClung (6-11)
(63-89)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, J. Damon scored
- M. Ramirez homered to deep center
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right center, E. Renteria scored
- T. Nixon homered to deep right, M. Ramirez scored
Bot 3rd: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Crawford scored
Top 4th: Boston
- T. Nixon singled to center, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez to second
- J. Varitek singled to center, M. Ramirez scored, T. Nixon to third
- J. Olerud singled to right, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek to second
Top 5th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left, D. Ortiz scored
- J. Varitek singled to center, T. Nixon scored
Top 7th: Boston
- A. Cora singled to left, J. Olerud and T. Nixon scored, B. Mueller to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 .318
    A. Machado lf-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
E. Renteria ss 4 1 0 0 1 0 1 .272
    H. Ramirez ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
D. Ortiz dh 5 4 4 4 0 0 0 .302
    D. Mirabelli ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
M. Ramirez lf 4 4 4 3 0 0 0 .290
    A. Hyzdu cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
T. Nixon rf 6 4 4 3 0 1 0 .284
J. Varitek c 5 0 4 2 0 1 1 .286
    K. Shoppach c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Olerud 1b 3 1 1 1 3 1 2 .311
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .296
    R. Petagine lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281
A. Cora 2b-3b 5 0 1 2 0 0 7 .226
 Totals 48 15 21 15 5 5 15  
 Batting
3B - T Nixon (1, J Beimel).
HR - D Ortiz 2 (46, 1st inning off S McClung 1 on, 1 Out, 3rd inning off S McClung 1 on, 0 Out), M Ramirez 2 (38, 1st inning off S McClung 0 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Beimel 1 on, 2 Out), T Nixon (13, 3rd inning off S McClung 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz 4 (140), M Ramirez 3 (128), T Nixon 3 (63), J Varitek 2 (68), J Olerud (34), A Cora 2 (23).
2-out RBI - T Nixon, J Varitek 2, J Olerud, M Ramirez 2, A Cora 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cora 4, A Machado 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
    E. Munson ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .182
C. Crawford lf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .304
    J. Gomes ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .283
J. Cantu 2b 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .290
    N. Green 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .238
A. Huff dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .257
D. Hollins rf-lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .252
A. Gonzalez 3b-ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .261
T. Lee 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .272
    E. Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
T. Hall c 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .285
    P. LaForest c 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .193
J. Gathright cf 3 0 1 0 0 2 3 .281
 Totals 32 2 6 2 1 12 10  
 Batting
2B - A Huff (26, C Schilling).
HR - J Cantu (27, 1st inning off C Schilling 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Cantu.
RBI - J Cantu 2 (109).
2-out RBI - J Cantu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Hollins 1, E Munson 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 7-8) 7.0 6 2 2 1 7 1 5.89
M. Delcarmen 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.52
L. DiNardo 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.79
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. McClung (L, 6-11) 2.0 7 7 7 1 2 4 7.11
D. Brazelton 1.2 6 3 3 1 1 0 7.61
J. Beimel 1.1 5 3 3 1 0 1 2.61
T. Corcoran 4.0 3 2 2 2 2 0 6.75
WP - C Schilling, D Brazelton.
HBP - N Green (by M Delcarmen).
Pitches-strikes - C Schilling 114-77; M Delcarmen 19-13; L DiNardo 18-11; S McClung 61-37; D Brazelton 48-25; J Beimel 39-23; T Corcoran 60-37.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Schilling 3-11; M Delcarmen 0-0; L DiNardo 1-0; S McClung 3-1; D Brazelton 1-3; J Beimel 1-3; T Corcoran 6-4.
Batters faced - C Schilling 28; M Delcarmen 4; L DiNardo 3; S McClung 14; D Brazelton 12; J Beimel 10; T Corcoran 17.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 18,723.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY BOSTON'S DAVID ORTIZ AND MANNY RAMIREZ IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK. THE HOME RUN BY DAVID ORTIZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 21, 2005 5:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
4-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Cantu J. Cantu
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI