Boston 10, Chi White Sox 3
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(43-52)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 1
Boston 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 X 10 10 0
WP: J. Beckett (13-3)
LP: J. Contreras (5-12)
(57-39)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- J.D. Drew doubled to left, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez out at home
Top 3rd: Chi White Sox
- J. Thome homered to deep center, J. Uribe and J. Owens scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- C. Crisp tripled to deep right, E. Hinske, J. Varitek and J. Lugo scored
- D. Ortiz singled to right, C. Crisp scored, D. Ortiz out at second
Bot 8th: Boston
- J. Varitek hit sacrifice fly to deep right, M. Ramirez scored, J.D. Drew to third
- J. Lugo homered to deep left, M. Lowell, J.D. Drew and K. Youkilis scored
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Owens cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .241
T. Iguchi 2b 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .252
J. Thome dh 3 1 1 3 1 1 0 .288
P. Konerko 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .268
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .260
J. Dye rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .225
R. Mackowiak lf 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .278
J. Fields 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .229
J. Uribe ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .216
 Totals 30 3 4 3 2 12 4  
 Batting
HR - J Thome (16, 3rd inning off J Beckett 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Thome 3 (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pierzynski 1.
Team LOB - 2.
 Base Running
SB - J Owens (10, 2nd base off J Beckett/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - J Fields (4, ground ball).
Outfield assists - R Mackowiak (M Ramirez at Home), J Dye (D Ortiz at 2nd base).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 1 1 3 0 2 1 .265
D. Pedroia 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .319
D. Ortiz dh 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 .321
    A. Cora ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .277
M. Ramirez lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .295
J.D. Drew rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .255
M. Lowell 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .306
J. Varitek c 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 .268
E. Hinske 1b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .200
    K. Youkilis 1b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309
J. Lugo ss 4 2 3 4 0 0 0 .225
 Totals 32 10 10 10 3 3 7  
 Batting
2B - J Drew 2 (17, J Contreras 2).
3B - C Crisp (7, J Contreras).
HR - J Lugo (6, 8th inning off J Contreras 3 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Varitek.
RBI - J Drew (35), C Crisp 3 (33), D Ortiz (60), J Varitek (40), J Lugo 4 (47).
2-out RBI - J Drew.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (25, 2nd base off J Contreras/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Crisp (A Pierzynski at 2nd base).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Contreras (L, 5-12) 7.1 10 10 10 3 2 1 5.76
E. Wassermann 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 13-3) 6.0 4 3 3 2 10 1 3.41
M. Timlin (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.45
H. Okajima (H, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.95
J. Pineiro 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.91
HBP - M Ramirez (by J Contreras); K Youkilis (by J Contreras).
Pitches-strikes - J Contreras 103-67; E Wassermann 10-6; J Beckett 114-74; M Timlin 18-12; H Okajima 11-7; J Pineiro 11-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Contreras 8-10; E Wassermann 1-0; J Beckett 3-4; M Timlin 2-0; H Okajima 0-3; J Pineiro 1-1.
Batters faced - J Contreras 36; E Wassermann 2; J Beckett 23; M Timlin 3; H Okajima 3; J Pineiro 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Fieldin Culbreth. 2B--Paul Schrieber. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Ejections: BOSTON's Francona by Mcclelland (2nd).
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 36,737.
Weather: 82 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
BOSTON MANAGER TERRY FRANCONA WAS EJECTED IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE TIM MCCLELLAND FOR ARGUING A HOME RUN CALL.
BOSTON SHORTSTOP JULIO LUGO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
BOSTON PITCHER JOSH BECKETT HAS EIGHT STRIKEOUTS THROUGH FOUR INNINGS.
BOSTON'S DAVID ORTIZ LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Friday, Jul 20, 2007 10:07 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Thome J. Thome
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Boston
J. Lugo J. Lugo
3-4, 1 HR
4 RBI