Boston 13, Oakland 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-38)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 6 1 13 18 0
Oakland 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 5 10 0
WP: C. Schilling (13-3)
LP: J. Windsor (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- M. Ramirez singled to deep center, K. Youkilis scored, D. Ortiz to third
- T. Nixon hit sacrifice fly to deep right, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 1st: Oakland
- F. Thomas hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Kendall scored
Top 3rd: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left
- T. Nixon homered to deep right
Top 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to right center, K. Youkilis scored
Top 5th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Lowell scored
Bot 5th: Oakland
- M. Bradley grounded out to pitcher, M. Ellis scored, J. Kendall to third, M. Kotsay to second
- F. Thomas singled to right, J. Kendall and M. Kotsay scored
Bot 7th: Oakland
- M. Kotsay singled to center, M. Ellis scored, J. Kendall to second
Top 8th: Boston
- T. Nixon walked, M. Loretta scored, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez to second
- J. Varitek doubled to deep center, M. Ramirez, T. Nixon and D. Ortiz scored
- C. Crisp singled to right, J. Varitek scored, M. Lowell to third
- A. Gonzalez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Lowell scored, C. Crisp out at second
Top 9th: Boston
- M. Lowell hit sacrifice fly to left, W. Pena scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Youkilis 1b 5 2 3 0 1 0 0 .296
M. Loretta 2b 6 1 3 0 0 0 4 .309
D. Ortiz dh 5 2 1 0 0 0 3 .282
    W. Pena ph-dh 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .317
M. Ramirez lf 3 2 2 3 1 0 1 .316
    G. Kapler lf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .277
T. Nixon rf 2 2 1 3 2 0 1 .300
J. Varitek c 5 1 1 3 0 2 6 .242
M. Lowell 3b 5 2 3 1 0 1 3 .296
C. Crisp cf 6 0 3 1 0 1 2 .266
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 1 2 0 0 5 .276
 Totals 41 13 18 13 6 4 25  
 Batting
2B - M Lowell (35, K Saarloos); J Varitek (14, B Halsey).
HR - M Ramirez (28, 3rd inning off J Windsor 0 on, 1 Out), T Nixon (7, 3rd inning off J Windsor 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - M Ramirez , T Nixon , M Lowell , A Gonzalez.
RBI - M Ramirez 3 (79), T Nixon 3 (47), A Gonzalez 2 (35), J Varitek 3 (50), C Crisp (19), M Lowell (52).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, M Loretta 2, J Varitek 1, A Gonzalez 2.
Team LOB - 13.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Lowell-M Loretta-K Youkilis).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 .277
M. Kotsay cf 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 .260
M. Bradley rf 5 0 0 1 0 0 4 .272
F. Thomas dh 3 0 2 3 0 1 3 .246
N. Swisher 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 5 .252
J. Payton lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .232
B. Crosby ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .229
M. Ellis 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 .221
 Totals 35 5 10 5 2 6 16  
 Batting
2B - J Kendall (13, C Schilling).
S - M Kotsay.
SF - F Thomas.
RBI - F Thomas 3 (54), M Bradley (18), M Kotsay (40).
2-out RBI - F Thomas 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Swisher 1.
GIDP - M Ellis.
Team LOB - 7.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 13-3) 6.0 6 4 4 1 3 0 3.60
M. Delcarmen (H, 9) 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 3.66
J. Tavarez 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.20
R. Seanez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.23
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Windsor (L, 0-1) 2.2 9 4 4 0 2 2 5.87
K. Saarloos 4.0 3 2 2 2 1 0 5.12
J. Duchscherer 0.2 2 3 3 1 0 0 3.10
B. Halsey 0.2 4 3 3 1 0 0 4.02
S. Sauerbeck 0.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 5.06
C. Gaudin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.32
HBP - J Varitek (by K Saarloos); T Nixon (by S Sauerbeck).
Pitches-strikes - C Schilling 105-72; M Delcarmen 28-17; J Tavarez 14-6; R Seanez 7-7; J Windsor 71-45; K Saarloos 57-33; J Duchscherer 29-20; B Halsey 18-11; S Sauerbeck 11-2; C Gaudin 7-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Schilling 5-11; M Delcarmen 0-1; J Tavarez 2-1; R Seanez 1-1; J Windsor 2-4; K Saarloos 5-6; J Duchscherer 1-1; B Halsey 2-0; S Sauerbeck 0-0; C Gaudin 0-2.
Batters faced - C Schilling 26; M Delcarmen 6; J Tavarez 4; R Seanez 3; J Windsor 17; K Saarloos 18; J Duchscherer 5; B Halsey 7; S Sauerbeck 3; C Gaudin 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Marvin Hudson. 2B--Ed Montague. 3B--Jerry Layne.
Ejections: OAKLAND's Duchscherer by Wegner (8th).
Time: 3:29.
Attendance: 34,077.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 11 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON'S MANNY RAMIREZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY BOSTON'S MANNY RAMIREZ AND TROT NIXON IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
OAKLAND PITCHER JUSTIN DUCHSCHERER WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE MARK WEGNER IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 26, 2006 1:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Oakland
F. Thomas F. Thomas
2-3
3 RBI