Kansas City 10, Boston 9
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 3 2 10 17 2
Boston 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6 0 9 11 1
WP: A. Burgos (4-5) S: J. Nelson (6)
LP: M. Timlin (6-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to center
- E. German popped out to shallow right
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice, D. DeJesus out at second
- M. Sweeney ground rule double to right, M. Grudzielanek to third
- E. Brown walked
- R. Shealy grounded into fielder's choice, E. Brown out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis struck out swinging
- M. Loretta struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz ground rule double to deep right
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Buck singled to pitcher
- A. Berroa grounded into double play shortstop to first, J. Buck out at second
- J. Gathright grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- M. Lowell flied out to left
- J. Varitek walked
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- C. Crisp struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus flied out to left
- E. German grounded out to third
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- A. Gonzalez flied out to right
- K. Youkilis walked
- M. Loretta safe at first on shortstop A. Berroa's fielding error, K. Youkilis to second
- D. Ortiz tripled to deep center, M. Loretta and K. Youkilis scored
- M. Ramirez singled to right, D. Ortiz scored
- M. Lowell flied out to center
- J. Varitek struck out swinging

3 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 3

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- M. Sweeney doubled to left
- E. Brown singled to center, M. Sweeney to third
- R. Shealy grounded into fielder's choice, M. Sweeney scored, E. Brown out at second
- J. Buck flied out to center
- A. Berroa singled to left, R. Shealy to second
- J. Gathright singled to shallow left, R. Shealy to third, A. Berroa to second, R. Shealy scored on catcher J. Varitek's fielding error
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first

2 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 2, Boston 3

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- C. Crisp grounded out to third
- A. Gonzalez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Boston 3

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- E. German doubled to left
- M. Grudzielanek singled to left, E. German to third
- M. Sweeney homered to deep left, E. German and M. Grudzielanek scored
- E. Brown flied out to center
- R. Shealy grounded out to shortstop
- J. Buck struck out looking

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- K. Youkilis singled to left
- M. Loretta flied out to deep center
- D. Ortiz grounded into fielder's choice, K. Youkilis out at second
- D. Ortiz to second on wild pitch
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- B. Corey relieved K. Jarvis
- A. Berroa grounded out to pitcher
- J. Gathright grounded bunt out to first
- D. DeJesus hit by pitch
- E. German lined out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- M. Lowell safe at first on shortstop A. Berroa's fielding error
- J. Varitek doubled to left, M. Lowell to third
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- C. Crisp popped out to first
- A. Gonzalez flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- C. Hansen relieved B. Corey
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to left
- M. Sweeney popped out to second
- E. Brown struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- S. Dohmann relieved O. Perez
- K. Youkilis grounded out to third
- M. Loretta popped out to shallow right
- D. Ortiz struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 5, Boston 3

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- M. Delcarmen relieved C. Hansen
- R. Shealy tripled to left
- J. Buck doubled to deep center, R. Shealy scored
- J. Gathright singled to center
- D. DeJesus struck out looking
- E. German singled to center, J. Buck scored, J. Gathright to third
- K. Foulke relieved M. Delcarmen
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right, J. Gathright scored, E. German to second
- M. Sweeney struck out swinging

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Boston 3

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- M. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop
- M. Lowell singled to center
- J. Varitek homered to deep right, M. Lowell scored
- W. Pena doubled to left
- J. Peralta relieved S. Dohmann
- C. Crisp singled to center, W. Pena scored
- C. Pena hit for A. Gonzalez
- C. Pena struck out swinging
- C. Crisp stole second
- K. Youkilis walked
- M. Loretta doubled to left, C. Crisp scored, K. Youkilis to third
- J. Gobble relieved J. Peralta
- D. Murphy ran for M. Loretta
- D. Ortiz singled to left center, K. Youkilis and D. Murphy scored
- A. Burgos relieved J. Gobble
- M. Ramirez lined out to right

6 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 8, Boston 9

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- D. Pedroia at second
- G. Kapler in right field
- A. Cora at shortstop
- M. Timlin relieved K. Foulke
- E. Brown singled to right center
- R. Shealy hit by pitch, E. Brown to second
- J. Keppinger ran for R. Shealy
- A. Blanco hit for J. Buck
- A. Blanco sacrificed to first, E. Brown to third, J. Keppinger to second
- S. Costa hit for A. Berroa
- S. Costa struck out looking
- J. Gathright doubled to right, E. Brown and J. Keppinger scored
- D. DeJesus flied out to right center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 10, Boston 9

  Bottom 9th: Boston
- J. Keppinger at first
- A. Blanco at shortstop
- P. Bako catching
- J. Nelson relieved A. Burgos
- M. Lowell grounded out to pitcher
- J. Varitek struck out swinging
- T. Nixon hit for G. Kapler
- T. Nixon flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 10, Boston 9
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
3-5
4 RBI