Boston 9, Kansas City 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 6 2
Boston 1 0 3 0 1 3 0 1 X 9 13 1
WP: J. Tavarez (3-4)
LP: M. Redman (9-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- W. Pena singled to left, K. Youkilis scored, D. Ortiz out at third
Bot 3rd: Boston
- W. Pena hit sacrifice fly to left, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Lowell singled to shortstop, M. Loretta scored, D. Ortiz scored, M. Lowell to second on shortstop A. Blanco's throwing error
Bot 5th: Boston
- M. Lowell doubled to left, D. Ortiz scored, W. Pena to third
Top 6th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus singled to center, J. Gathright scored, E. German to third
- E. Brown doubled to left center, E. German and D. DeJesus scored
Bot 6th: Boston
- M. Loretta singled to center, K. Youkilis scored
- D. Ortiz homered to deep left, M. Loretta scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- G. Kapler singled to left, D. Murphy scored, K. Huckaby to third, T. Nixon to second
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Gathright cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .228
E. German 2b 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .319
D. DeJesus lf 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .297
E. Brown rf 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 .294
S. Costa dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .262
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .304
J. Buck c 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .235
J. Keppinger 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .083
A. Blanco ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .253
 Totals 32 3 6 3 4 9 10  
 Batting
2B - E Brown (36, J Tavarez).
RBI - D DeJesus (46), E Brown 2 (73).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Blanco 1, R Shealy 1, S Costa 1.
GIDP - J Keppinger.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - A Blanco (4, throw); J Gathright (2, fly ball).
Outfield assists - D DeJesus (D Ortiz at 3rd base).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Youkilis 1b 4 3 1 0 1 1 0 .284
    D. Pedroia 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136
M. Loretta 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 1 .294
    C. Pena 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
D. Ortiz dh 2 3 2 2 3 0 0 .288
    D. Murphy pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
W. Pena lf 4 0 3 2 0 0 3 .307
J. Varitek c 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .241
    K. Huckaby pr-c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 2 2 1 1 2 .287
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 0 2 0 2 .287
G. Kapler cf 5 0 2 1 0 1 7 .250
A. Gonzalez ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .258
 Totals 36 9 13 8 8 5 22  
 Batting
2B - M Lowell (41, M Redman); W Pena (14, A Sisco).
HR - D Ortiz (48, 6th inning off A Sisco 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - W Pena.
RBI - W Pena 2 (41), M Lowell 2 (69), M Loretta (53), D Ortiz 2 (127), G Kapler (9).
2-out RBI - M Lowell, G Kapler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Kapler 5, A Gonzalez 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - J Tavarez (2, throw).
DP - 1 (A Gonzalez-M Loretta-K Youkilis).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Redman (L, 9-9) 4.2 9 5 5 3 2 0 5.40
M. Wood 0.2 1 2 1 0 0 0 5.74
A. Sisco 0.1 2 1 1 2 0 1 7.74
S. Dohmann 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 7.71
J. Diaz 1.0 1 1 1 3 1 0 18.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Tavarez (W, 3-4) 5.1 5 3 3 2 5 0 4.74
B. Corey (H, 1) 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.37
J. Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.97
C. Hansen 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 6.00
IBB - M Lowell (by A Sisco).
Pitches-strikes - M Redman 113-70; M Wood 17-9; A Sisco 18-8; S Dohmann 16-12; J Diaz 27-11; J Tavarez 79-52; B Corey 19-15; J Lopez 14-7; C Hansen 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Redman 5-6; M Wood 0-2; A Sisco 1-0; S Dohmann 1-1; J Diaz 0-2; J Tavarez 10-1; B Corey 2-1; J Lopez 2-0; C Hansen 1-1.
Batters faced - M Redman 25; M Wood 4; A Sisco 5; S Dohmann 4; J Diaz 7; J Tavarez 22; B Corey 5; J Lopez 4; C Hansen 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 3:21.
Attendance: 35,703.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from center.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 10, 2006 5:31 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
E. Brown E. Brown
2-4
2 RBI
 Boston
W. Pena W. Pena
3-4
2 RBI