Minnesota 2, Boston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(19-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
Minnesota 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 2 4 1
WP: J. Santana (4-2) S: J. Nathan (8)
LP: J. Tavarez (1-3)
(16-14)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Tyner grounded into fielder's choice, J. Morneau scored, J. Kubel to third, J. Cirillo out at second
- J. Bartlett singled to shortstop, J. Kubel scored, J. Tyner to second
Top 4th: Boston
- D. Pedroia ground rule double to deep left, W. Pena scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .221
K. Youkilis 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 .276
D. Ortiz dh 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .304
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 2 0 1 1 1 .245
J.D. Drew rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .267
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .302
J. Varitek c 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .247
W. Pena cf 3 1 1 0 0 2 2 .278
    E. Hinske ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286
    C. Crisp pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
D. Pedroia 2b 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 .206
    A. Cora ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .394
 Totals 34 1 7 1 6 9 17  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (4, J Santana); M Ramirez (3, J Santana).
RBI - D Pedroia (4).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cora 1, M Lowell 2, J Drew 1, J Lugo 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - J Varitek (1, 2nd base off M Guerrier/M Redmond).
 
 Fielding
E - W Pena (2, bobble).
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .282
N. Punto 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .231
M. Redmond c 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .226
T. Hunter cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .340
J. Morneau 1b 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 .267
J. Kubel lf 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 .253
J. Cirillo dh 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333
J. Tyner rf 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .306
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .264
 Totals 27 2 4 2 3 7 6  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (15, J Tavarez).
RBI - J Tyner (7), J Bartlett (7).
2-out RBI - J Bartlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Castillo 1.
GIDP - J Kubel.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - N Punto (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (J Morneau).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Tavarez (L, 1-3) 6.0 4 2 2 3 7 0 6.48
J. Pineiro 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.31
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (W, 4-2) 5.0 7 1 1 2 5 0 3.40
M. Guerrier (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 2.60
J. Crain (H, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.84
P. Neshek (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 1.76
J. Nathan (S, 8) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.07
WP - J Santana 2.
IBB - J Morneau (by J Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes - J Tavarez 98-64; J Pineiro 17-13; J Santana 98-67; M Guerrier 23-11; J Crain 14-9; P Neshek 16-7; J Nathan 21-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Tavarez 11-0; J Pineiro 2-4; J Santana 5-4; M Guerrier 0-1; J Crain 1-1; P Neshek 1-1; J Nathan 0-3.
Batters faced - J Tavarez 24; J Pineiro 6; J Santana 23; M Guerrier 5; J Crain 3; P Neshek 4; J Nathan 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 3:00.
Attendance: 40,088.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MINNESOTA CENTER FIELDER TORII HUNTER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, May 5, 2007 10:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Pedroia D. Pedroia
2-2
1 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Bartlett J. Bartlett
1-3
1 RBI