Boston 7, Texas 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(33-15)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 0 7 8 1
Texas 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 6 1
WP: T. Wakefield (5-5) S: J. Papelbon (12)
LP: V. Padilla (2-7)
(18-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Texas
- M. Byrd singled to left, S. Sosa scored
Top 4th: Boston
- J.D. Drew grounded into fielder's choice, K. Youkilis scored, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez out at second, D. Ortiz scored, J.D. Drew to second on shortstop M. Young's throwing error
Bot 5th: Texas
- G. Laird doubled to left, F. Catalanotto and I. Kinsler scored
- K. Lofton hit sacrifice fly to left, G. Laird scored
Top 6th: Boston
- M. Ramirez tripled to deep right, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Ramirez scored on wild pitch
- C. Crisp singled to center, J.D. Drew scored, M. Lowell to third, C. Crisp to second advancing on throw
- A. Cora hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Lowell scored, C. Crisp to third
- K. Youkilis walked, C. Crisp scored, D. Mirabelli to third, J. Lugo to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .231
K. Youkilis 1b 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 .352
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .316
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 4 1 1 0 0 .272
J.D. Drew rf 2 1 0 1 3 0 2 .227
M. Lowell 3b 5 1 1 0 0 1 6 .325
C. Crisp cf 5 1 1 1 0 1 6 .241
D. Mirabelli c 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .190
A. Cora 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .319
 Totals 33 7 8 5 9 7 22  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (15, V Padilla); M Ramirez (8, J Benoit).
3B - M Ramirez (1, V Padilla).
SF - A Cora.
RBI - J Drew (14), M Ramirez (30), C Crisp (15), A Cora (13), K Youkilis (27).
2-out RBI - K Youkilis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 2, D Mirabelli 1, D Ortiz 2.
GIDP - K Youkilis.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - J Lugo (6, throw).
DP - 1 (K Youkilis-J Lugo).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .258
    V. Diaz ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .260
M. Young ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .240
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .301
S. Sosa rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .267
F. Catalanotto dh 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 .162
M. Byrd lf-cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .250
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .248
G. Laird c 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .234
R. Vazquez 3b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .524
 Totals 31 4 6 4 2 5 13  
 Batting
2B - S Sosa (12, T Wakefield); G Laird (6, T Wakefield).
SF - K Lofton.
RBI - M Byrd (1), G Laird 2 (16), K Lofton (13).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Laird 1.
GIDP - F Catalanotto.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - M Byrd (1, 2nd base by T Wakefield/D Mirabelli).
 
 Fielding
E - M Young (7, throw).
DP - 1 (M Young-I Kinsler-M Teixeira).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (W, 5-5) 7.0 5 4 4 1 4 0 3.36
J. Lopez (H, 6) 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.72
B. Donnelly (H, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.94
J. Papelbon (S, 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.47
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla (L, 2-7) 5.1 5 6 5 3 4 0 5.77
J. Benoit 0.2 2 1 1 3 0 0 3.86
C.J. Wilson 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 2.16
A. Otsuka 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.02
WP - V Padilla.
HBP - F Catalanotto (by T Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes - T Wakefield 91-57; J Lopez 6-2; B Donnelly 15-10; J Papelbon 15-13; V Padilla 100-65; J Benoit 31-16; C Wilson 25-12; A Otsuka 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Wakefield 5-11; J Lopez 0-0; B Donnelly 2-0; J Papelbon 0-3; V Padilla 6-6; J Benoit 1-1; C Wilson 3-1; A Otsuka 1-1.
Batters faced - T Wakefield 26; J Lopez 1; B Donnelly 3; J Papelbon 5; V Padilla 24; J Benoit 7; C Wilson 7; A Otsuka 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Larry Young.
Time: 3:07.
Attendance: 37,974.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
BOSTON FIRST BASEMAN KEVIN YOUKILIS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, May 26, 2007 11:19 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
4-4
1 RBI
 Texas
G. Laird G. Laird
1-4
2 RBI