Boston 4, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(31-19)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 4 0
Boston 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 X 4 7 0
WP: J. Beckett (8-0) S: H. Okajima (4)
LP: J. Sowers (1-5)
(36-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to left, J. Lugo scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to left
Bot 6th: Boston
- K. Youkilis homered to left
- D. Pedroia walked, M. Lowell scored, J. Varitek to third, W. Pena to second
Top 7th: Cleveland
- T. Hafner tripled to right, J. Peralta scored
- V. Martinez grounded out to first, T. Hafner scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .266
J. Peralta ss 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .290
T. Hafner dh 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .260
V. Martinez c 4 0 0 1 0 2 1 .308
T. Nixon rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .275
R. Garko 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329
D. Dellucci lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .233
J. Barfield 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .233
M. Rouse 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .135
    C. Blake ph-3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .271
 Totals 29 2 4 2 2 9 8  
 Batting
3B - T Hafner (2, J Beckett).
RBI - T Hafner (34), V Martinez (41).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Nixon 1, G Sizemore 1.
GIDP - T Hafner.
Team LOB - 3.
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .230
C. Crisp cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .234
K. Youkilis 1b 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .358
M. Ramirez dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .268
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .232
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .326
J. Varitek c 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .270
W. Pena lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .237
D. Pedroia 2b 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .302
 Totals 31 4 7 4 4 5 10  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (17, J Sowers); M Lowell (14, J Sowers); M Ramirez (9, R Perez).
HR - J Varitek (5, 5th inning off J Sowers 0 on, 0 Out), K Youkilis (8, 6th inning off J Sowers 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - K Youkilis 2 (30), J Varitek (25), D Pedroia (11).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 1, J Drew 1, J Lugo 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Crisp (J Peralta at 1st base).
DP - 2 (C Crisp-K Youkilis, D Pedroia-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Sowers (L, 1-5) 5.2 6 4 4 1 1 2 6.29
F. Cabrera 0.1 0 0 0 3 1 0 5.49
R. Perez 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 8-0) 7.0 3 2 2 1 7 0 2.65
B. Donnelly (H, 7) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.71
J. Lopez (H, 7) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.38
H. Okajima (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.05
IBB - M Ramirez (by J Sowers).
HBP - R Garko (by B Donnelly).
Pitches-strikes - J Sowers 93-61; F Cabrera 22-7; R Perez 32-22; J Beckett 87-56; B Donnelly 11-5; J Lopez 2-1; H Okajima 23-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Sowers 11-5; F Cabrera 0-0; R Perez 2-1; J Beckett 6-7; B Donnelly 0-2; J Lopez 1-0; H Okajima 1-0.
Batters faced - J Sowers 24; F Cabrera 4; R Perez 7; J Beckett 23; B Donnelly 4; J Lopez 1; H Okajima 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Rick Reed.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 37,076.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from left.

Updated on Tuesday, May 29, 2007 10:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
T. Hafner T. Hafner
1-3
1 RBI
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI