Boston 12, Tampa Bay 6, 12 innings
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  Final 12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 6 12 15 0
Tampa Bay 0 1 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 6 11 1
WP: K. Snyder (2-2)
LP: B. Stokes (2-7)
(38-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek singled to right, J.D. Drew scored
- J. Lugo walked, J. Varitek scored, C. Crisp to third, A. Cora to second
Top 3rd: Boston
- J.D. Drew singled to center, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- D. Young hit sacrifice fly to right, B.J. Upton scored
Bot 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena hit sacrifice fly to left, B. Harris scored
Top 7th: Boston
- D. Ortiz singled to center, J. Lugo scored, K. Youkilis to third
- M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to deep right, K. Youkilis scored
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes homered to deep left
- J. Paul homered to deep right
Top 8th: Boston
- C. Crisp grounded into fielder's choice, M. Lowell scored, J. Varitek out at second
Bot 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes homered to deep left, D. Young scored
Top 12th: Boston
- J. Lugo walked, J. Varitek scored, C. Crisp to third, A. Cora to second
- K. Youkilis doubled to deep right center, C. Crisp, A. Cora and J. Lugo scored
- M. Ramirez doubled to deep center, D. Ortiz and K. Youkilis scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 2 2 2 2 2 1 .225
K. Youkilis 1b 5 2 1 3 2 2 3 .305
D. Ortiz dh 6 2 2 1 1 2 2 .320
M. Ramirez lf 6 0 1 3 0 1 4 .303
    W. Pena pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219
J.D. Drew rf 7 1 2 1 0 2 2 .248
M. Lowell 3b 6 1 4 0 0 0 1 .311
J. Varitek c 4 2 2 1 2 2 3 .271
C. Crisp cf 5 1 1 1 1 0 5 .281
A. Cora 2b 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 .253
 Totals 49 12 15 12 8 11 23  
 Batting
2B - J Drew (19, J Shields); D Ortiz (33, J Shields); M Lowell (24, G Glover); J Lugo (19, Al Reyes); K Youkilis (25, J Ryu); M Ramirez (25, J Ryu).
SF - M Ramirez.
RBI - J Varitek (44), J Lugo 2 (49), J Drew (40), D Ortiz (61), M Ramirez 3 (67), C Crisp (42), K Youkilis 3 (54).
2-out RBI - J Varitek, J Lugo 2, K Youkilis 3, M Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 2, M Ramirez 1, J Drew 1, K Youkilis 2.
GIDP - C Crisp.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (26, 2nd base off G Balfour/J Paul).
CS - K Youkilis (2, 2nd base by J Shields/J Paul).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Cora-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 3b 5 0 2 0 1 0 0 .287
B. Harris ss 5 1 3 0 0 1 2 .303
B.J. Upton cf 6 1 1 0 0 1 4 .339
C. Pena 1b 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 .279
D. Young rf 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .290
J. Gomes lf 5 2 2 3 0 1 1 .263
J. Wilson 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278
G. Norton dh 5 0 0 0 0 3 0 .196
J. Paul c 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 43 6 11 6 2 7 13  
 Batting
2B - B Harris (23, J Lester).
HR - J Gomes 2 (10, 7th inning off J Lester 0 on, 0 Out, 9th inning off J Papelbon 1 on, 0 Out), J Paul (1, 7th inning off J Lester 0 on, 2 Out).
S - B Harris.
SF - C Pena , D Young.
RBI - D Young (54), C Pena (66), J Gomes 3 (27), J Paul (6).
2-out RBI - J Paul.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, D Young 1.
GIDP - C Pena.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - B Harris (12, ground ball).
DP - 1 (J Wilson-B Harris-C Pena).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lester 6.2 6 4 4 1 3 2 4.26
J. Tavarez (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.13
H. Okajima (H, 18) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.87
J. Papelbon (BS, 2) 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 2.15
K. Snyder (W, 2-2) 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.79
J. Lopez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.07
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Shields 5.0 6 3 3 1 7 0 4.47
G. Balfour 2.0 2 2 2 2 0 0 9.00
G. Glover 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.88
S. Dohmann 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.35
A. Reyes 2.0 2 0 0 1 3 0 4.50
B. Stokes (L, 2-7) 0.2 1 4 4 3 0 0 7.90
J. Ryu 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 7.33
WP - J Shields, K Snyder.
IBB - C Pena (by K Snyder).
HBP - A Cora (by J Shields).
Pitches-strikes - J Lester 97-63; J Tavarez 9-6; H Okajima 10-6; J Papelbon 13-10; K Snyder 33-18; J Lopez 15-9; J Shields 97-62; G Balfour 40-22; G Glover 20-14; S Dohmann 14-7; Al Reyes 44-30; B Stokes 23-10; J Ryu 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lester 1-16; J Tavarez 1-0; H Okajima 2-0; J Papelbon 0-2; K Snyder 1-3; J Lopez 1-2; J Shields 3-4; G Balfour 4-2; G Glover 1-1; S Dohmann 1-2; Al Reyes 0-3; B Stokes 1-1; J Ryu 1-0.
Batters faced - J Lester 27; J Tavarez 1; H Okajima 3; J Papelbon 5; K Snyder 8; J Lopez 4; J Shields 23; G Balfour 9; G Glover 5; S Dohmann 3; Al Reyes 9; B Stokes 6; J Ryu 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Adrian Johnson. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Brian Runge.
Ejections: TAMPA BAY's Maddon by Wegner (11th).
Time: 4:38.
Attendance: 36,048.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
BOSTON DESIGNATED HITTER DAVID ORTIZ DOUBLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.
TAMPA BAY MANAGER JOE MADDEN WAS EJECTED FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES IN THE TOP OF THE 11 INNING.
TAMPA BAY MANAGER JOE MADDON WAS EJECTED FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES IN THE TOP OF THE 11 INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 29, 2007 5:13 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Lowell M. Lowell
4-6
 Tampa Bay
J. Gomes J. Gomes
2-5, 2 HR
3 RBI