Boston 5, Baltimore 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(14-7)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 5 6 0
Baltimore 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 1
WP: J. Beckett (5-0) S: J. Papelbon (7)
LP: C. Ray (2-2)
(11-11)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Baltimore
- N. Markakis grounded out to second, B. Roberts scored
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- M. Mora doubled to deep left, R. Hernandez scored
Top 6th: Boston
- M. Lowell grounded out to third, K. Youkilis scored, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez to second
Top 8th: Boston
- W. Pena homered to deep left center, M. Ramirez, J. Varitek and M. Lowell scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .234
K. Youkilis 1b 3 1 1 0 2 2 0 .274
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .288
M. Ramirez lf 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .192
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .314
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .316
J. Varitek c 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .237
W. Pena cf 4 1 2 4 0 1 1 .172
D. Pedroia 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .184
    A. Cora ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .350
 Totals 32 5 6 5 8 7 16  
 Batting
2B - W Pena (1, D Baez); M Lowell (7, C Ray).
HR - W Pena (2, 8th inning off C Ray 3 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Lowell (18), W Pena 4 (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Varitek 2, D Ortiz 3.
GIDP - M Ramirez.
Team LOB - 8.
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .232
M. Mora 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .253
N. Markakis rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .258
M. Tejada ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .322
A. Huff 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .238
J. Payton lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Gibbons dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .203
R. Hernandez c 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .667
C. Patterson cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .234
 Totals 35 2 8 2 1 4 14  
 Batting
2B - B Roberts (5, J Beckett); R Hernandez (1, J Beckett); M Mora 2 (8, J Beckett 2); N Markakis (5, J Beckett).
RBI - N Markakis (15), M Mora (16).
2-out RBI - M Mora.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Roberts 1, A Huff 2, J Gibbons 1, N Markakis 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Roberts (7, 3rd base off J Beckett/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - M Mora (3, throw).
DP - 2 (A Huff, B Roberts-M Tejada-A Huff).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 5-0) 8.0 8 2 2 0 3 0 2.48
J. Papelbon (S, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Loewen 6.0 2 1 1 5 5 0 3.20
D. Baez (H, 6) 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.18
J. Parrish (H, 5) 0.2 0 1 1 1 0 0 2.53
C. Ray (L, 2-2; BS, 2) 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 1 5.56
B. Burres 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.93
IBB - J Varitek (by C Ray).
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 100-73; J Papelbon 13-9; A Loewen 105-59; D Baez 16-9; J Parrish 17-9; C Ray 23-13; B Burres 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 15-6; J Papelbon 1-1; A Loewen 8-4; D Baez 2-0; J Parrish 1-1; C Ray 0-1; B Burres 2-0.
Batters faced - J Beckett 32; J Papelbon 4; A Loewen 25; D Baez 4; J Parrish 3; C Ray 5; B Burres 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Mark Carlson. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 33,522.
Weather: 61 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 26, 2007 10:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
W. Pena W. Pena
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Baltimore
M. Mora M. Mora
2-4
1 RBI