Boston 5, Toronto 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(3-4)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 5 0
Boston 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 X 5 10 0
WP: J. Beckett (2-0) S: J. Papelbon (4)
LP: J. Towers (0-2)
(6-1)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Toronto
- L. Overbay walked, F. Catalanotto scored, V. Wells to third, T. Glaus to second
Bot 2nd: Boston
- M. Lowell doubled to center, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek to third
- A. Stern doubled to left, J. Varitek and M. Lowell scored
- K. Youkilis doubled to left, A. Stern scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right
Top 8th: Toronto
- F. Catalanotto homered to deep right, R. Adams scored
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Adams ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
F. Catalanotto lf 3 2 1 2 1 0 0 .429
V. Wells cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .367
T. Glaus 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .320
L. Overbay dh 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 .346
S. Hillenbrand 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .192
B. Molina c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .400
E. Hinske rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
A. Hill 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .280
 Totals 30 3 5 3 4 3 7  
 Batting
2B - A Hill (3, J Beckett).
HR - F Catalanotto (1, 8th inning off K Foulke 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - L Overbay (5), F Catalanotto 2 (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Adams 1.
GIDP - S Hillenbrand, B Molina.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Adams-A Hill-S Hillenbrand).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .412
M. Loretta 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .286
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .333
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .240
T. Nixon rf 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .286
    W. Pena rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
J. Varitek c 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .353
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 .320
A. Stern cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .333
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .174
 Totals 33 5 10 5 3 6 17  
 Batting
2B - M Lowell 3 (4, J Frasor, J Towers 2); A Stern (1, J Towers); K Youkilis (2, J Towers).
HR - D Ortiz (2, 7th inning off V Chulk 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Lowell (4), A Stern 2 (4), K Youkilis (4), D Ortiz (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 1, A Gonzalez 1, K Youkilis 1, A Stern 1.
GIDP - M Ramirez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Stern (1, 3rd base off J Towers/B Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Gonzalez-M Loretta-K Youkilis, M Loretta-A Gonzalez-K Youkilis).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Towers (L, 0-2) 6.0 8 4 4 3 4 0 6.75
V. Chulk 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 11.25
J. Frasor 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 10.38
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 2-0) 7.0 3 1 1 4 2 0 1.29
K. Foulke 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 6.75
J. Papelbon (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Pitches-strikes - J Towers 102-64; V Chulk 16-10; J Frasor 18-10; J Beckett 105-66; K Foulke 20-13; J Papelbon 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Towers 7-7; V Chulk 0-1; J Frasor 2-1; J Beckett 12-7; K Foulke 1-2; J Papelbon 0-2.
Batters faced - J Towers 28; V Chulk 4; J Frasor 4; J Beckett 26; K Foulke 5; J Papelbon 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Ed Montague.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 35,491.
Weather: 61 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON RIGHT FIELDER TROT NIXON LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A STRAINED LEFT GROIN.

Updated on Tuesday, Apr 11, 2006 5:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
F. Catalanotto F. Catalanotto
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Boston
M. Lowell M. Lowell
4-4
1 RBI