Boston 10, Atlanta 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(39-28)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 6 1 10 13 0
Atlanta 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 2 0 7 15 0
WP: R. Seanez (2-0) S: J. Papelbon (23)
LP: M. McBride (1-1)
(30-40)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis flied out to deep right
- M. Loretta homered to deep center
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 1st: Atlanta
- M. Giles singled to left
- E. Renteria flied out to left
- S. Thorman struck out swinging
- A. Jones struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- T. Nixon walked
- J. Varitek popped out to shallow left
- C. Crisp struck out swinging
- A. Gonzalez singled to shortstop, T. Nixon to second
- C. Schilling struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 2nd: Atlanta
- B. McCann singled to right
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- A. LaRoche walked, B. McCann to second
- W. Betemit flied out to left
- J. Smoltz struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- K. Youkilis struck out looking
- M. Loretta singled to left
- D. Ortiz grounded into double play second to third to first, M. Loretta out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 0

  Bottom 3rd: Atlanta
- M. Giles singled to left
- E. Renteria grounded out to shortstop, M. Giles to second
- S. Thorman grounded out to second, M. Giles to third
- A. Jones singled to left, M. Giles scored
- B. McCann singled to deep right, A. Jones to third
- J. Francoeur singled to left center, A. Jones scored, B. McCann to second
- A. LaRoche grounded out to first

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Atlanta 2

  Top 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep center
- T. Nixon struck out swinging
- J. Varitek grounded out to second
- C. Crisp popped out to right center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Atlanta 2

  Bottom 4th: Atlanta
- W. Betemit doubled to deep right center
- M. Giles grounded out to third
- E. Renteria grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Atlanta 2

  Top 5th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to shortstop
- C. Schilling singled to right
- K. Youkilis lined out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Atlanta 2

  Bottom 5th: Atlanta
- S. Thorman flied out to left
- A. Jones flied out to deep center
- B. McCann flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, Atlanta 2

  Top 6th: Boston
- D. Ortiz walked
- M. Ramirez walked, D. Ortiz to second
- T. Nixon walked, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez to second
- J. Varitek grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez to third, T. Nixon out at second
- C. Crisp grounded out to second

1 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Atlanta 2

  Bottom 6th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur grounded bunt out to pitcher
- A. LaRoche doubled to deep right center
- W. Betemit walked
- J. Smoltz sacrificed to pitcher, A. LaRoche to third, W. Betemit to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Atlanta 2

  Top 7th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to second
- J.T. Snow hit for C. Schilling
- J.T. Snow grounded out to first
- M. Loretta struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Atlanta 2

  Bottom 7th: Atlanta
- M. Delcarmen relieved C. Schilling
- E. Renteria struck out swinging
- S. Thorman flied out to right center
- A. Jones singled to left
- J. Lopez relieved M. Delcarmen
- B. McCann walked, A. Jones to second
- R. Seanez relieved J. Lopez
- J. Francoeur homered to deep left, A. Jones and B. McCann scored
- A. LaRoche grounded out to first

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Atlanta 5

  Top 8th: Boston
- M. McBride relieved J. Smoltz
- R. Langerhans in left field
- A. LaRoche struck out swinging
- M. Ramirez struck out looking
- T. Nixon walked
- C. Crisp singled to center, T. Nixon scored, J. Varitek to third
- C. Paronto relieved M. McBride
- M. Lowell hit for A. Gonzalez
- M. Lowell doubled to right center, C. Crisp and J. Varitek scored
- A. Cora hit for R. Seanez
- A. Cora singled to center, M. Lowell scored, A. Cora to second advancing on throw
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left, A. Cora scored
- M. Remlinger relieved C. Paronto
- M. Loretta singled to left
- D. Ortiz hit by pitch, M. Loretta to second
- M. Ramirez popped out to shallow left

6 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Boston 9, Atlanta 5

  Bottom 8th: Atlanta
- K. Youkilis at first
- M. Timlin relieved R. Seanez
- M. Lowell at third
- A. Cora at shortstop
- W. Betemit grounded out to second
- R. Langerhans doubled to deep left center
- M. Giles singled to left, R. Langerhans scored
- E. Renteria singled to shortstop, M. Giles to second
- C. Jones hit for M. Remlinger
- C. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, M. Giles to third, E. Renteria out at second
- A. Jones singled to center, M. Giles scored, C. Jones to second
- J. Papelbon relieved M. Timlin
- B. McCann flied out to left
- K. Ray relieved C. Jones

  Top 9th: Boston
- T. Nixon singled to right
- J. Varitek grounded out to pitcher, T. Nixon to second
- C. Crisp singled to center, T. Nixon scored
- C. Crisp stole second
- M. Lowell popped out to first
- A. Cora walked
- K. Youkilis lined out to pitcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 10, Atlanta 7

  Bottom 9th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- A. LaRoche grounded out to second
- W. Betemit doubled to deep left center
- R. Langerhans flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 10, Atlanta 7
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
2-6, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Atlanta
J. Francoeur J. Francoeur
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI