Boston 2, Minnesota 0
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(19-9)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 8 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
WP: T. Wakefield (3-3) S: J. Papelbon (9)
LP: C. Silva (2-2)
(15-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 6th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right
Top 9th: Boston
- C. Crisp singled to right, J.D. Drew scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .231
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .280
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .318
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .236
J.D. Drew rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .276
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .314
C. Crisp cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .238
D. Mirabelli c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
A. Cora 2b 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 .406
 Totals 34 2 8 2 2 4 11  
 Batting
2B - D Mirabelli (1, C Silva); M Ramirez (2, C Silva).
3B - A Cora (3, C Silva); J Drew (1, J Rincon).
HR - D Ortiz (8, 6th inning off C Silva 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Cora.
RBI - D Ortiz (25), C Crisp (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 1, J Lugo 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .297
N. Punto 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
J. Mauer dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .353
T. Hunter cf 3 0 2 0 1 0 1 .340
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .263
M. Redmond c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241
J. Kubel lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .259
J. Rabe rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .185
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 30 0 4 0 3 3 8  
 Batting
2B - J Bartlett (5, T Wakefield); J Mauer (10, J Romero).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 2, L Castillo 2, T Hunter 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - T Hunter (7, 2nd base off T Wakefield/D Mirabelli).
CS - T Hunter (2, 2nd base by T Wakefield/D Mirabelli).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (W, 3-3) 7.0 3 0 0 3 2 0 2.11
J.C. Romero (H, 2) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.00
B. Donnelly (H, 4) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.04
J. Papelbon (S, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.59
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (L, 2-2) 7.0 5 1 1 2 1 1 2.75
P. Neshek 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.84
J. Rincon 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 2.31
HBP - J Mauer (by T Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes - T Wakefield 104-60; J Romero 16-10; B Donnelly 1-1; J Papelbon 16-11; C Silva 96-58; P Neshek 15-10; J Rincon 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Wakefield 11-7; J Romero 1-0; B Donnelly 0-1; J Papelbon 1-2; C Silva 12-8; P Neshek 0-1; J Rincon 1-1.
Batters faced - T Wakefield 27; J Romero 3; B Donnelly 1; J Papelbon 3; C Silva 28; P Neshek 3; J Rincon 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 34,951.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINNESOTA CENTER FIELDER TORII HUNTER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 19 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Friday, May 4, 2007 10:46 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
2-3