Boston 7, NY Yankees 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(16-8)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 2 0 7 9 1
NY Yankees 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 7 0
WP: J. Tavarez (1-2) S: J. Papelbon (8)
LP: C. Wang (0-2)
(9-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Boston
- A. Cora grounded out to shortstop, C. Crisp scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right, J. Posada and R. Cano scored
Top 5th: Boston
- A. Cora homered to deep right center, C. Crisp scored
Top 7th: Boston
- J. Lugo hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Cora scored
Top 8th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep right, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter homered to deep left
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .256
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 1 0 1 1 0 .291
D. Ortiz dh 4 2 2 1 0 0 3 .297
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .202
E. Hinske rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .294
    J.D. Drew rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
M. Lowell 3b 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .314
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .239
C. Crisp cf 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .235
A. Cora 2b 4 2 2 3 0 0 0 .360
 Totals 32 7 9 7 4 3 7  
 Batting
3B - C Crisp (2, C Wang); A Cora (2, S Proctor).
HR - D Ortiz (7, 1st inning off C Wang 0 on, 2 Out), A Cora (2, 5th inning off C Wang 1 on, 0 Out), M Ramirez (3, 8th inning off S Henn 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Lugo.
RBI - D Ortiz (22), A Cora 3 (7), J Lugo (9), M Ramirez 2 (13).
2-out RBI - D Ortiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Varitek 1.
GIDP - E Hinske, D Ortiz.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - J Lugo (3, throw).
PB - J Varitek.
DP - 2 (A Cora-J Lugo-K Youkilis, M Lowell-A Cora-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .229
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .344
B. Abreu rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .253
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .355
J. Giambi dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .322
H. Matsui lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .207
J. Posada c 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .311
R. Cano 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .270
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 2 1 1 3 0 0 0 .154
    J. Phelps ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .280
 Totals 33 4 7 4 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - J Giambi (5, J Papelbon).
HR - D Mientkiewicz (2, 3rd inning off J Tavarez 2 on, 0 Out), D Jeter (2, 8th inning off M Timlin 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Mientkiewicz 3 (5), D Jeter (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 1, R Cano 1, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - H Matsui, A Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (J Posada-D Mientkiewicz-C Wang, R Cano-D Mientkiewicz, D Jeter-R Cano-D Mientkiewicz).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Tavarez (W, 1-2) 5.0 3 3 3 2 2 1 7.58
H. Okajima (H, 5) 2.0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0.71
M. Timlin 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 5.87
J. Papelbon (S, 8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang (L, 0-2) 6.0 6 4 4 3 1 2 5.84
S. Proctor 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5.14
S. Henn 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 3.00
B. Bruney 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.70
L. Vizcaino 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.79
WP - C Wang.
HBP - C Crisp (by C Wang).
Pitches-strikes - J Tavarez 84-46; H Okajima 29-20; M Timlin 13-10; J Papelbon 13-10; C Wang 84-50; S Proctor 16-12; S Henn 14-9; B Bruney 14-8; L Vizcaino 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Tavarez 10-3; H Okajima 2-0; M Timlin 2-0; J Papelbon 2-0; C Wang 12-4; S Proctor 1-2; S Henn 0-1; B Bruney 1-0; L Vizcaino 0-2.
Batters faced - J Tavarez 20; H Okajima 7; M Timlin 4; J Papelbon 4; C Wang 25; S Proctor 4; S Henn 3; B Bruney 3; L Vizcaino 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Bruce Froemming.
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 54,856.
Weather: 61 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER HOMERED IN THE EIGHTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 17 GAMES.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 29, 2007 4:27 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
A. Cora A. Cora
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 NY Yankees
D. Mientkiewicz D. Mientkiewicz
1-2, 1 HR
3 RBI