Toronto 8, Boston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(30-20)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 5 8 0
Toronto 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 X 8 13 0
WP: G. Chacin (6-1) S: B.J. Ryan (12)
LP: J. Beckett (7-2)
(29-22)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- J. Varitek singled to left, C. Crisp scored, M. Ramirez to second
Bot 1st: Toronto
- V. Wells homered to deep left, A. Rios scored
- T. Glaus homered to deep center
Bot 3rd: Toronto
- V. Wells homered to deep left center
Top 4th: Boston
- A. Cora grounded out to second, J. Varitek scored, M. Lowell to third, A. Gonzalez to second
Bot 4th: Toronto
- E. Alfonzo grounded out to shortstop, B. Molina scored, A. Hill to second
Bot 5th: Toronto
- T. Glaus homered to deep left
- A. Hill singled to center, S. Hillenbrand scored, B. Molina to third, A. Hill out at second
Top 6th: Boston
- T. Nixon homered to deep center
- A. Gonzalez scored, C. Crisp to third, K. Youkilis to second on wild pitch
- M. Ramirez walked, C. Crisp scored, K. Youkilis to third, D. Ortiz to second
Bot 8th: Toronto
- V. Wells homered to deep left
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 2 1 0 1 1 3 .324
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .315
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .267
M. Ramirez lf 2 0 0 1 3 1 2 .305
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 1 1 1 6 .240
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .321
T. Nixon rf 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .295
A. Gonzalez ss 4 1 1 0 1 2 1 .221
A. Cora 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .273
 Totals 35 5 8 4 8 7 20  
 Batting
HR - T Nixon (4, 6th inning off P Walker 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Varitek (25), A Cora (5), T Nixon (27), M Ramirez (32).
2-out RBI - J Varitek, M Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 2, J Varitek 3, M Lowell 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (3, 2nd base off G Chacin/B Molina).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Nixon (A Hill at 2nd base).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .343
A. Rios rf 5 1 2 0 0 2 2 .352
V. Wells cf 4 3 3 4 1 1 2 .325
T. Glaus 3b 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 .261
L. Overbay dh 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .299
S. Hillenbrand 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .335
B. Molina c 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .288
    G. Zaun c 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .342
A. Hill ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .257
E. Alfonzo 2b 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .089
 Totals 36 8 13 8 2 8 13  
 Batting
2B - B Molina (7, J Beckett).
HR - V Wells 3 (15, 1st inning off J Beckett 1 on, 1 Out, 3rd inning off J Beckett 0 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off D Riske 0 on, 2 Out), T Glaus 2 (17, 1st inning off J Beckett 0 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Beckett 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - V Wells 4 (43), T Glaus 2 (43), E Alfonzo (2), A Hill (13).
2-out RBI - V Wells.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Overbay 1, E Alfonzo 1, V Wells 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (L, 7-2) 4.2 10 7 7 1 7 4 4.46
J. Tavarez 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.30
R. Seanez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.87
D. Riske 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 9.82
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Chacin (W, 6-1) 5.0 4 2 2 4 1 0 5.11
P. Walker 0.2 2 3 3 2 2 1 4.76
S. Downs 0.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 4.88
J. Frasor (H, 3) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.38
S. Schoeneweis (H, 8) 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 7.04
J. Speier (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.79
B.J. Ryan (S, 12) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.69
WP - S Downs.
IBB - M Ramirez (by G Chacin).
HBP - E Alfonzo (by J Beckett); B Molina (by J Beckett); M Lowell (by J Frasor).
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 93-61; J Tavarez 22-14; R Seanez 16-13; D Riske 25-16; G Chacin 88-52; P Walker 28-16; S Downs 11-3; J Frasor 14-10; S Schoeneweis 6-5; J Speier 5-4; B Ryan 12-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 6-0; J Tavarez 2-2; R Seanez 2-0; D Riske 2-1; G Chacin 7-7; P Walker 0-0; S Downs 0-0; J Frasor 1-2; S Schoeneweis 1-0; J Speier 0-0; B Ryan 0-2.
Batters faced - J Beckett 26; J Tavarez 6; R Seanez 4; D Riske 4; G Chacin 23; P Walker 6; S Downs 2; J Frasor 5; S Schoeneweis 3; J Speier 1; B Ryan 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 3:31.
Attendance: 27,324.
Weather: 88 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
TORONTO CATCHER BENGIE MOLINA LEFT THE GAME AFTER FIVE INNINGS WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT HAND INJURY AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH.

Updated on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 5:29 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
T. Nixon T. Nixon
1-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
V. Wells V. Wells
3-4, 3 HR
4 RBI