Boston 9, Tampa Bay 1
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(7-8)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 4
Boston 1 0 7 0 1 0 0 0 X 9 9 0
WP: C. Schilling (4-0)
LP: D. Waechter (0-1)
(11-4)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Boston
- M. Loretta singled to center, K. Youkilis to third, K. Youkilis scored, M. Loretta to third on center fielder J. Gathright's throwing error
- T. Nixon singled to right, M. Loretta scored, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez to second
- J. Varitek hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez to third
- M. Lowell doubled to deep center, M. Ramirez and T. Nixon scored
- A. Stern safe at first on pitcher J. Childers' fielding error, M. Lowell scored
- K. Youkilis singled to shallow left, A. Stern scored, A. Gonzalez to third
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright singled to shortstop, T. Hall scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez safe at first on left fielder T. Wigginton's fielding error, M. Lowell scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Gathright cf 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 .222
J. Cantu 2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .256
T. Lee 1b 4 0 1 0 0 3 4 .231
J. Gomes dh 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .292
S. Burroughs 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
T. Wigginton lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .286
T. Hall c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .341
D. Hollins rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .314
T. Perez ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303
    N. Green ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .111
 Totals 34 1 7 1 1 12 10  
 Batting
2B - T Lee (3, C Schilling); J Gathright (2, C Schilling); T Hall (5, C Schilling); D Hollins (4, R Seanez).
RBI - J Gathright (2).
2-out RBI - J Gathright.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 1, T Lee 2, J Gomes 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Gathright (1, throw); J Childers (1, catch); T Wigginton 2 (3, bobble, fly ball).
DP - 1 (J Cantu-N Green-T Lee).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Youkilis 1b 4 2 3 2 0 1 1 .354
    J.T. Snow 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
M. Loretta 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 .267
    A. Cora 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 0 0 2 2 2 .316
M. Ramirez lf 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 .255
    D. Mohr pr-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
T. Nixon rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .379
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .227
M. Lowell 3b 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .294
A. Stern cf 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 .150
A. Gonzalez ss 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 .196
 Totals 32 9 9 7 6 5 11  
 Batting
2B - M Lowell (8, D Waechter).
HR - K Youkilis (1, 1st inning off D Waechter 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Varitek , A Gonzalez.
RBI - K Youkilis 2 (10), T Nixon (8), J Varitek (6), M Lowell 2 (6), A Gonzalez (4).
2-out RBI - M Lowell 2, K Youkilis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Loretta 1, D Ortiz 1.
GIDP - T Nixon.
Team LOB - 7.
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Waechter (L, 0-1) 2.2 5 7 6 3 2 1 7.30
J. Childers 2.1 4 2 0 1 3 0 5.40
R. Lugo 2.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.14
D. Miceli 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8.10
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 4-0) 6.0 6 1 1 1 7 0 1.61
R. Seanez 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 9.00
J. Tavarez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.25
K. Foulke 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.32
WP - C Schilling, J Childers.
IBB - D Ortiz (by D Waechter).
Pitches-strikes - D Waechter 54-29; J Childers 68-41; R Lugo 22-13; D Miceli 11-7; C Schilling 108-67; R Seanez 17-12; J Tavarez 13-9; K Foulke 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Waechter 1-5; J Childers 1-4; R Lugo 2-4; D Miceli 1-2; C Schilling 6-5; R Seanez 0-1; J Tavarez 0-1; K Foulke 0-2.
Batters faced - D Waechter 16; J Childers 14; R Lugo 6; D Miceli 4; C Schilling 25; R Seanez 4; J Tavarez 3; K Foulke 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--James Hoye. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Dale Scott.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 36,454.
Weather: 71 degrees, clear.
Wind: 18 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY BOSTON'S KEVIN YOUKILIS LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 20, 2006 5:06 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Gathright J. Gathright
2-4
1 RBI
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI