Boston 7, Tampa Bay 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(33-50)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 9 0
Boston 1 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 X 7 9 0
WP: T. Wakefield (9-8) S: J. Papelbon (20)
LP: E. Jackson (1-9)
(52-31)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura grounded out to first
- C. Crawford flied out to left
- B. Harris doubled to deep left
- C. Pena walked
- G. Norton popped out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- C. Crisp tripled to deep right
- A. Cora sacrificed to pitcher, C. Crisp scored
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging
- J.D. Drew doubled to deep center
- M. Lowell lined out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 0, Boston 1

  Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Young flied out to deep center
- T. Wigginton flied out to deep right
- R. Casanova homered to deep left
- D. Mohr flied out to deep center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 1

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- E. Hinske struck out swinging
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to shortstop
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 1

  Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura fouled out to first
- C. Crawford singled to right
- C. Crawford to second on wild pitch
- B. Harris fouled out to first
- C. Pena walked
- G. Norton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 1

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- J. Lugo flied out to center
- C. Crisp flied out to center
- A. Cora grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 1

  Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- D. Young popped out to first
- T. Wigginton lined out to third
- R. Casanova grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 1

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- D. Ortiz singled to right
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging
- M. Lowell singled to left, D. Ortiz to second
- E. Hinske struck out looking
- J. Ellsbury doubled to deep center, D. Ortiz scored, M. Lowell to third
- D. Mirabelli singled to right center, M. Lowell and J. Ellsbury scored
- J. Lugo flied out to deep center

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 4

  Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- D. Mohr popped out to right
- A. Iwamura flied out to center
- C. Crawford singled to right
- C. Crawford stole second
- B. Harris flied out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 4

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- C. Crisp lined out to left
- A. Cora doubled to right
- D. Ortiz flied out to center
- A. Cora to third on wild pitch
- J.D. Drew doubled to left, A. Cora scored
- M. Lowell homered to deep left, J.D. Drew scored
- E. Hinske walked
- J. Ellsbury grounded into fielder's choice, E. Hinske out at second

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 7

  Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena grounded out to first
- G. Norton flied out to left
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 7

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- B. Stokes relieved E. Jackson
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging
- J. Lugo flied out to center
- C. Crisp flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 1, Boston 7

  Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- T. Wigginton singled to left
- R. Casanova singled to center, T. Wigginton to second
- D. Mohr struck out swinging
- A. Iwamura singled to right, T. Wigginton to third, R. Casanova to second
- J. Lopez relieved T. Wakefield
- C. Crawford doubled to left, T. Wigginton and R. Casanova scored, A. Iwamura to third
- B. Harris struck out swinging
- C. Pena singled to center, C. Crawford and A. Iwamura scored
- J. Gomes hit for G. Norton
- M. Delcarmen relieved J. Lopez
- J. Gomes struck out looking

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Boston 7

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- J. Gomes in right field
- C. Fossum relieved B. Stokes
- A. Cora grounded out to pitcher
- D. Ortiz walked
- J.D. Drew struck out looking
- M. Lowell grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Boston 7

  Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop
- T. Wigginton struck out swinging
- R. Casanova walked
- D. Mohr struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Boston 7

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- E. Hinske struck out swinging
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to shortstop
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Boston 7

  Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Papelbon relieved M. Delcarmen
- A. Iwamura struck out swinging
- C. Crawford grounded out to first
- B. Harris struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Tampa Bay 5, Boston 7
 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Crawford C. Crawford
3-5
2 RBI
 Boston
M. Lowell M. Lowell
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI