Boston 9, Toronto 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(21-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 13 0
Toronto 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 0
WP: J. Beckett (7-0)
LP: V. Zambrano (0-2)
(13-19)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis homered to deep center
Bot 1st: Toronto
- A. Rios homered to deep center
Top 2nd: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left center, C. Crisp and J. Varitek scored
Top 3rd: Boston
- M. Lowell homered to deep left, M. Ramirez and J.D. Drew scored
- J. Varitek homered to deep center
Top 8th: Boston
- J. Lugo doubled to deep center, J. Varitek scored
Bot 8th: Toronto
- M. Stairs singled to right center, R. Clayton scored, A. Lind to third
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 .229
K. Youkilis 1b 3 1 3 1 0 0 0 .306
    E. Hinske pr-1b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .240
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 0 0 2 0 2 .291
M. Ramirez lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .243
    W. Pena lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
J.D. Drew rf 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 .255
M. Lowell 3b 5 1 1 3 0 0 0 .289
J. Varitek c 4 3 4 1 1 0 0 .284
    D. Mirabelli c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
C. Crisp cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .226
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 2 3 0 0 1 .254
 Totals 37 9 13 9 6 3 11  
 Batting
2B - J Lugo (7, J Frasor).
HR - K Youkilis (3, 1st inning off V Zambrano 0 on, 1 Out), D Pedroia (1, 2nd inning off V Zambrano 2 on, 2 Out), M Lowell (5, 3rd inning off V Zambrano 2 on, 2 Out), J Varitek (3, 3rd inning off V Zambrano 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Youkilis (11), D Pedroia 3 (7), M Lowell 3 (24), J Varitek (12), J Lugo (14).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia 3, M Lowell 3, J Varitek, J Lugo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 3.
GIDP - J Lugo.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-J Lugo-E Hinske).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Rios rf-cf 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 .269
A. Lind lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .241
V. Wells cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .281
    M. Stairs ph-rf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .289
F. Thomas dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .250
T. Glaus 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
    J. Smith 3b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
L. Overbay 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .237
A. Hill 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .276
J. Phillips c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .269
R. Clayton ss 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .260
 Totals 32 2 6 2 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - A Lind (4, J Beckett); A Hill (11, J Beckett).
HR - A Rios (6, 1st inning off J Beckett 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rios (19), M Stairs (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Overbay 2, R Clayton 1, T Glaus 1.
GIDP - A Lind.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Lind (J Lugo at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (A Hill-L Overbay, A Hill-R Clayton-L Overbay).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 7-0) 7.0 5 1 1 1 5 1 2.51
D. Hansack 0.2 1 1 1 3 1 0 13.50
J.C. Romero 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
K. Snyder 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.00
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Zambrano (L, 0-2) 2.2 8 8 8 2 0 4 10.97
S. Marcum 2.1 2 0 0 1 3 0 6.06
C. Janssen 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.10
B. Tallet 1.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 6.75
J. Frasor 0.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 6.08
J. Accardo 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
WP - J Frasor.
HBP - K Youkilis (by C Janssen).
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 89-59; D Hansack 33-15; J Romero 4-3; K Snyder 9-7; V Zambrano 57-30; S Marcum 39-28; C Janssen 15-8; B Tallet 26-16; J Frasor 34-17; J Accardo 16-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 7-9; D Hansack 1-0; J Romero 0-0; K Snyder 2-1; V Zambrano 2-4; S Marcum 2-2; C Janssen 2-1; B Tallet 1-3; J Frasor 0-2; J Accardo 1-2.
Batters faced - J Beckett 26; D Hansack 6; J Romero 1; K Snyder 3; V Zambrano 16; S Marcum 10; C Janssen 4; B Tallet 5; J Frasor 5; J Accardo 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 41,203.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 16 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TORONTO RIGHT FIELDER ALEX RIOS LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY BOSTON'S MIKE LOWELL AND JASON VARITEK IN THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
BOSTON FIRST BASEMAN KEVIN YOUKILIS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING AFTER BEING HIT ON THE LEFT LEG BY A PITCH FROM CASEY JANSSEN.

Updated on Wednesday, May 9, 2007 2:24 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
4-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
A. Rios A. Rios
1-2, 1 HR
1 RBI