Boston 9, Tampa Bay 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(14-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 4 9 10 0
Tampa Bay 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 6 8 0
WP: K. Foulke (2-1) S: J. Papelbon (10)
LP: T. Walker (0-1)
(10-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis walked
- A. Cora flied out to right
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright singled to left
- C. Crawford singled to right, J. Gathright to second
- J. Gomes singled to left, J. Gathright to third, C. Crawford to second
- T. Wigginton grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Gathright scored, C. Crawford to third, J. Gomes out at second
- T. Hall hit by pitch
- D. Hollins flied out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Boston
- T. Nixon flied out to center
- J. Varitek grounded out to second
- M. Lowell singled to center
- W. Pena struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton homered to deep right
- N. Green flied out to right
- T. Perez struck out swinging
- J. Gathright grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Boston
- A. Gonzalez flied out to center
- K. Youkilis flied out to center
- A. Cora hit by pitch
- D. Ortiz grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford hit by pitch
- J. Gomes homered to deep left center, C. Crawford scored
- T. Wigginton walked
- T. Hall grounded into double play third to second to first, T. Wigginton out at second
- D. Hollins flied out to right

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

  Top 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez grounded out to third
- T. Nixon grounded out to first
- J. Varitek flied out to left

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

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton grounded out to shortstop
- N. Green grounded out to shortstop
- T. Perez struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Boston
- M. Lowell walked
- W. Pena flied out to left
- A. Gonzalez fouled out to catcher
- K. Youkilis walked, M. Lowell to second
- A. Cora grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright grounded out to second
- C. Crawford lined out to first
- J. Gomes singled to left
- T. Wigginton grounded into fielder's choice, J. Gomes out at second

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

  Top 6th: Boston
- D. Ortiz grounded out to second
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left
- T. Nixon doubled to deep right center
- J. Varitek walked
- T. Harper relieved D. Waechter
- M. Lowell singled to center, T. Nixon to third, J. Varitek to second
- W. Pena singled to left, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek to third, M. Lowell to second
- A. Gonzalez struck out looking
- K. Youkilis doubled to deep right, J. Varitek and M. Lowell scored, W. Pena to third
- R. Lugo relieved T. Harper
- A. Cora flied out to left

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

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- J. Tavarez relieved L. DiNardo
- T. Hall homered to deep left
- D. Hollins grounded out to third
- G. Norton struck out looking
- S. Burroughs hit for N. Green
- S. Burroughs struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 7th: Boston
- T. Wigginton at second
- T. Lee at first
- S. Burroughs at third
- D. Ortiz grounded out to catcher
- M. Ramirez tripled to deep right
- T. Nixon hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Ramirez scored
- J. Varitek struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- K. Foulke relieved J. Tavarez
- T. Perez struck out swinging
- J. Gathright struck out swinging
- C. Crawford grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 8th: Boston
- M. Lowell flied out to left
- W. Pena popped out to first
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes doubled to deep center
- T. Wigginton flied out to center, J. Gomes to third
- T. Hall hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Gomes scored
- D. Hollins grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Tampa Bay 6

  Top 9th: Boston
- T. Walker relieved R. Lugo
- K. Youkilis singled to left
- M. Loretta hit for A. Cora
- W. Harris ran for K. Youkilis
- M. Loretta walked, W. Harris to second
- D. Ortiz walked, W. Harris to third, M. Loretta to second
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging
- T. Nixon walked, W. Harris scored, M. Loretta to third, D. Ortiz to second
- J. Varitek singled to right, M. Loretta scored, D. Ortiz to third, T. Nixon to second
- D. Miceli relieved T. Walker
- M. Lowell hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Ortiz scored
- W. Pena singled to center, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek to third
- A. Gonzalez flied out to center

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 9, Tampa Bay 6

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- W. Harris in center field
- M. Loretta at second
- J.T. Snow at first
- J. Papelbon relieved K. Foulke
- T. Lee struck out swinging
- S. Burroughs struck out swinging
- T. Perez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 9, Tampa Bay 6
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Gomes J. Gomes
4-4, 1 HR
2 RBI