Tampa Bay 7, Boston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 9 1
Tampa Bay 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 X 7 11 0
WP: T. Miller (2-2) S: D. Baez (39)
LP: M. Timlin (7-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- B. Mueller walked
- E. Renteria lined out to second
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging
- M. Ramirez grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Lugo struck out swinging
- C. Crawford singled to left
- C. Crawford caught stealing, pitcher to first to second
- J. Cantu grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- K. Millar popped out to shallow right
- D. Mirabelli doubled to deep left
- T. Nixon singled to second, D. Mirabelli to third
- A. Hyzdu walked, T. Nixon to second
- A. Cora hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, D. Mirabelli scored, T. Nixon to third
- B. Mueller singled to center, T. Nixon scored, A. Hyzdu to second
- E. Renteria singled to right, A. Hyzdu scored, B. Mueller to third
- D. Ortiz walked, E. Renteria to second
- M. Ramirez popped out to shallow center

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- T. Lee homered to deep right center
- J. Gomes singled to left
- E. Munson hit by pitch, J. Gomes to second
- A. Gonzalez grounded into fielder's choice, J. Gomes to third, E. Munson out at second, J. Gomes scored on second baseman A. Cora's throwing error
- T. Hall singled to right, A. Gonzalez to third
- J. Gathright grounded into double play shortstop to first, T. Hall out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 3rd: Boston
- K. Millar grounded out to second
- D. Mirabelli singled to left
- T. Nixon walked, D. Mirabelli to second
- A. Hyzdu struck out swinging
- A. Cora grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- J. Lugo grounded out to shortstop
- C. Crawford grounded out to second
- J. Cantu singled to right
- T. Lee flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 4th: Boston
- B. Mueller singled to center
- E. Renteria struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz lined into double play second to first, B. Mueller out at first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes grounded out to third
- E. Munson struck out swinging
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 5th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left center
- K. Millar flied out to center
- D. Mirabelli flied out to center
- T. Nixon grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall grounded out to shortstop
- J. Gathright grounded out to shortstop
- J. Lugo struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 6th: Boston
- A. Hyzdu walked
- A. Cora sacrificed to third, A. Hyzdu to second
- B. Mueller lined out to third
- T. Harper relieved S. Kazmir
- E. Renteria lined out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford hit by pitch
- J. Cantu grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Crawford out at second
- T. Lee flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 7th: Boston
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging
- M. Ramirez walked
- K. Millar singled to center, M. Ramirez to third, K. Millar to second advancing on throw
- A. Stern ran for K. Millar
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging
- T. Miller relieved T. Harper
- T. Nixon walked
- A. Hyzdu struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- J. Olerud at first
- J. Gomes struck out looking
- E. Munson walked
- A. Gonzalez struck out swinging
- T. Hall struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 8th: Boston
- A. Cora flied out to center
- B. Mueller singled to left
- E. Renteria lined into double play shortstop to first, B. Mueller out at first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright singled to center
- J. Gathright to second on wild pitch
- J. Lugo hit by pitch
- C. Crawford grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Gathright to third, J. Lugo out at second
- J. Cantu singled to left, J. Gathright scored
- M. Timlin relieved T. Wakefield
- T. Lee singled to right, J. Cantu to third
- J. Gomes tripled to deep left center, J. Cantu and T. Lee scored
- E. Munson doubled to deep left, J. Gomes scored
- A. Gonzalez singled to center, E. Munson scored
- T. Hall flied out to left

5 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 7

  Top 9th: Boston
- D. Hollins in right field
- D. Baez relieved T. Miller
- D. Ortiz grounded out to second
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging
- J. Olerud flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 7
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
B. Mueller B. Mueller
3-4
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Gomes J. Gomes
2-4
2 RBI