Boston 1, Cleveland 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-39)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
WP: D. Matsuzaka (12-7) S: J. Papelbon (23)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (13-5)
(58-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- J. Lugo flied out to deep left
- D. Pedroia grounded out to third
- K. Youkilis singled to center
- M. Ramirez grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 1st: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore singled to right center
- G. Sizemore stole second
- C. Blake grounded into fielder's choice, G. Sizemore out at third
- V. Martinez walked, C. Blake to second
- T. Hafner grounded into fielder's choice, C. Blake to third, V. Martinez out at second
- R. Garko hit by pitch, T. Hafner to second
- J. Peralta struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- C. Crisp struck out swinging
- M. Lowell flied out to right
- J. Varitek grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 2nd: Cleveland
- T. Nixon flied out to deep right
- B. Francisco grounded bunt out to pitcher
- J. Barfield flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging
- W. Pena grounded out to second
- J. Lugo flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 3rd: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore singled to left center
- C. Blake flied out to deep left
- V. Martinez struck out swinging
- G. Sizemore stole second
- T. Hafner grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Cleveland 0

  Top 4th: Boston
- D. Pedroia grounded out to second
- K. Youkilis singled to right
- M. Ramirez singled to left, K. Youkilis to second
- C. Crisp struck out swinging
- M. Lowell singled to left, K. Youkilis scored, M. Ramirez to third
- J. Varitek fouled out to first

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 4th: Cleveland
- R. Garko doubled to deep left
- J. Peralta grounded out to shortstop
- T. Nixon walked
- B. Francisco struck out swinging
- J. Barfield struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Top 5th: Boston
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging
- W. Pena struck out looking
- J. Lugo grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 5th: Cleveland
- G. Sizemore struck out swinging
- C. Blake flied out to deep left
- V. Martinez walked
- T. Hafner grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Top 6th: Boston
- D. Pedroia flied out to center
- K. Youkilis grounded out to third
- M. Ramirez singled to third
- C. Crisp grounded into fielder's choice, M. Ramirez out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 6th: Cleveland
- R. Garko flied out to deep left center
- J. Peralta fouled out to third
- T. Nixon popped out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Top 7th: Boston
- M. Lowell grounded out to shortstop
- J. Varitek struck out swinging
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 7th: Cleveland
- B. Francisco singled to left
- J. Barfield grounded into fielder's choice, B. Francisco out at second
- G. Sizemore flied out to center
- J. Barfield stole second
- C. Blake flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Top 8th: Boston
- R. Betancourt relieved C.C. Sabathia
- W. Pena grounded out to second
- J. Lugo doubled to deep left
- D. Pedroia fouled out to catcher
- K. Youkilis flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 8th: Cleveland
- H. Okajima relieved D. Matsuzaka
- V. Martinez flied out to deep right center
- T. Hafner flied out to left
- R. Garko grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Top 9th: Boston
- M. Ramirez struck out looking
- C. Crisp grounded bunt out to pitcher
- M. Lowell grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0

  Bottom 9th: Cleveland
- J. Papelbon relieved H. Okajima
- J. Peralta popped out to shallow center
- T. Nixon struck out swinging
- B. Francisco struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, Cleveland 0
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Lowell M. Lowell
1-4
1 RBI
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
2-4