Boston 5, Cleveland 3
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(31-18)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 3 9 0
Boston 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 X 5 10 0
WP: C. Schilling (5-2) S: J. Papelbon (13)
LP: C. Lee (2-2)
(35-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Boston
- J.D. Drew doubled to center, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Lowell doubled to left, J.D. Drew scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left
Top 6th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez singled to center, C. Blake scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- K. Youkilis hit an inside the park home run to deep center
Top 8th: Cleveland
- T. Nixon hit sacrifice fly to center, G. Sizemore scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- J. Lugo doubled to right, D. Pedroia scored
Top 9th: Cleveland
- J. Barfield doubled to deep center, D. Dellucci scored, R. Garko to third
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .271
C. Blake 3b 4 1 1 0 1 2 4 .267
T. Hafner dh 5 0 0 0 0 4 6 .259
V. Martinez c 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .315
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 1 0 0 3 .283
J. Peralta ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .283
D. Dellucci lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 .238
R. Garko 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .333
J. Barfield 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .237
 Totals 34 3 9 3 3 13 23  
 Batting
2B - C Blake (16, C Schilling); J Barfield (7, J Papelbon).
SF - T Nixon.
RBI - V Martinez (40), T Nixon (21), J Barfield (24).
2-out RBI - V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hafner 2, J Peralta 1, J Barfield 1, R Garko 1.
GIDP - C Blake.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Peralta (2, 2nd base off C Schilling/J Varitek).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 2 1 0 1 4 .230
C. Crisp cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .240
K. Youkilis 1b 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 .354
M. Ramirez dh 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .267
J.D. Drew rf 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 .238
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .328
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .269
W. Pena lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250
D. Pedroia 2b 3 1 3 0 1 0 0 .298
 Totals 34 5 10 5 4 6 12  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (16, C Lee); J Drew (6, C Lee); M Lowell (13, C Lee); D Pedroia 2 (9, M Koplove, R Hernandez); J Lugo (11, M Koplove).
HR - M Ramirez (8, 5th inning off C Lee 0 on, 2 Out), K Youkilis (7, 7th inning off R Hernandez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Drew (16), M Lowell (39), M Ramirez (31), K Youkilis (28), J Lugo (30).
2-out RBI - M Ramirez, J Lugo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Lugo 3, K Youkilis 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (15, 3rd base off M Koplove/V Martinez), C Crisp (10, 2nd base off M Koplove/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Lowell-D Pedroia).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lee (L, 2-2) 5.0 6 3 3 2 4 1 5.86
R. Hernandez 1.2 2 1 1 0 0 1 5.59
A. Fultz 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.93
M. Koplove 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 4.50
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 5-2) 7.0 6 1 1 0 10 0 3.68
J.C. Romero (H, 3) 0.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 2.93
J. Lopez (H, 6) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.48
B. Donnelly (H, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
J. Papelbon (S, 13) 1.0 2 1 1 1 2 0 1.86
WP - C Lee.
HBP - G Sizemore (by C Schilling); J Varitek (by C Lee).
Pitches-strikes - C Lee 97-66; R Hernandez 25-17; A Fultz 8-4; M Koplove 23-15; C Schilling 114-77; J Romero 10-2; J Lopez 9-6; B Donnelly 3-2; J Papelbon 23-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Lee 2-9; R Hernandez 4-1; A Fultz 1-0; M Koplove 1-0; C Schilling 8-4; J Romero 0-0; J Lopez 0-1; B Donnelly 1-0; J Papelbon 0-1.
Batters faced - C Lee 24; R Hernandez 7; A Fultz 2; M Koplove 6; C Schilling 27; J Romero 2; J Lopez 3; B Donnelly 1; J Papelbon 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rick Reed. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 36,910.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
BOSTON FIRST BASEMAN KEVIN YOUKILIS DOUBLED IN THE FOURTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, May 28, 2007 10:27 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
J. Barfield J. Barfield
2-4
1 RBI
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI