Boston 8, Seattle 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(12-11)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Seattle 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 7 6 1
Boston 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 X 8 15 1
WP: B. Donnelly (1-1) S: J.C. Romero (1)
LP: C. Reitsma (0-1)
(18-9)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Seattle
- R. Ibanez grounded into fielder's choice, I. Suzuki scored, A. Beltre out at third, J. Vidro to second
- J. Guillen doubled to deep right, R. Ibanez and J. Vidro scored, R. Sexson to third
- K. Johjima safe at first on shortstop J. Lugo's fielding error, R. Sexson scored, J. Guillen to third
- Y. Betancourt safe at first on shortstop J. Lugo's fielding error, J. Guillen scored, K. Johjima to second
Bot 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek singled to center, K. Youkilis scored, M. Lowell to second
- D. Pedroia walked, M. Lowell scored, J. Varitek to third, W. Pena to second
- J. Lugo ground rule double to deep right center, J. Varitek and W. Pena scored, D. Pedroia to third
- D. Ortiz singled to left center, D. Pedroia scored, J. Lugo to third
Bot 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left, C. Crisp scored
Top 5th: Seattle
- J. Guillen singled to center, R. Ibanez scored, R. Sexson to second
- Y. Betancourt singled to shortstop, R. Sexson scored, J. Guillen to third
Bot 8th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep right
 Seattle
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki cf 3 1 0 0 2 0 2 .272
A. Beltre 3b 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .250
J. Vidro dh 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .305
    W. Bloomquist pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
R. Ibanez lf 4 2 0 1 1 1 2 .253
R. Sexson 1b 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 .150
J. Guillen rf 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 .267
K. Johjima c 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .305
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 .247
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .292
 Totals 32 7 6 7 8 2 14  
 Batting
2B - J Guillen (4, D Matsuzaka).
RBI - R Ibanez (15), J Guillen 3 (9), K Johjima (5), Y Betancourt 2 (7).
2-out RBI - Y Betancourt.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Suzuki 1, J Lopez 1, Y Betancourt 1.
GIDP - R Ibanez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - I Suzuki (2, 2nd base off D Matsuzaka/J Varitek).
Picked Off - A Beltre (1st base, K Snyder).
 
 Fielding
E - Y Betancourt (7, throw).
DP - 2 (Y Betancourt-J Lopez-R Sexson, J Lopez-R Sexson-Y Betancourt).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 1 2 0 0 2 .243
C. Crisp cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 .238
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 2 1 1 1 0 .317
M. Ramirez lf 5 2 2 3 0 2 4 .235
K. Youkilis 1b 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .292
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .327
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .241
W. Pena rf 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 .273
D. Pedroia 2b 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .180
 Totals 37 8 15 8 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (10, H Ramirez); J Lugo (6, H Ramirez); W Pena (2, H Ramirez).
HR - M Ramirez 2 (5, 4th inning off H Ramirez 1 on, 2 Out, 8th inning off C Reitsma 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Varitek (10), D Pedroia (3), J Lugo 2 (13), D Ortiz (24), M Ramirez 3 (17).
2-out RBI - M Ramirez 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 1, J Varitek 1, J Lugo 1, D Pedroia 2.
GIDP - M Ramirez, K Youkilis.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (5, 2nd base off H Ramirez/K Johjima).
CS - W Pena (1, 2nd base by J Mateo/K Johjima).
 
 Fielding
E - J Lugo (4, ground ball).
DP - 1 (K Youkilis-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Seattle
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
H. Ramirez 4.0 11 7 7 3 4 1 6.64
J. Mateo 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.75
C. Reitsma (L, 0-1) 2.0 3 1 1 0 2 1 4.35
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Matsuzaka 5.0 5 7 7 5 1 0 5.45
K. Snyder 1.2 1 0 0 2 1 0 2.25
B. Donnelly (W, 1-1) 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.08
J.C. Romero (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.32
HBP - R Sexson (by D Matsuzaka).
Pitches-strikes - H Ramirez 96-53; J Mateo 36-20; C Reitsma 43-27; D Matsuzaka 96-56; K Snyder 41-21; B Donnelly 19-13; J Romero 8-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - H Ramirez 4-4; J Mateo 2-2; C Reitsma 2-2; D Matsuzaka 6-8; K Snyder 0-3; B Donnelly 3-1; J Romero 3-0.
Batters faced - H Ramirez 25; J Mateo 7; C Reitsma 9; D Matsuzaka 27; K Snyder 7; B Donnelly 5; J Romero 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Charlie Reliford. 3B--Larry Vanover.
Time: 3:26.
Attendance: 37,216.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, in from left.

Updated on Thursday, May 3, 2007 10:47 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Seattle
J. Guillen J. Guillen
3-4
3 RBI
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-5, 2 HR
3 RBI