Boston 16, Tampa Bay 10
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 10 18 1
Boston 0 0 1 4 3 6 2 0 X 16 20 0
WP: B. Corey (1-0)
LP: J. Switzer (0-1)
(88-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- B. Harris homered to deep left
- D. Navarro singled to left, J. Gomes scored
- A. Iwamura singled to right, D. Navarro scored, J. Wilson to third
- C. Crawford grounded into fielder's choice, J. Wilson scored, A. Iwamura out at second
Bot 3rd: Boston
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep right
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura doubled to deep right, D. Navarro scored, J. Wilson to third
- C. Pena homered to deep center, J. Wilson and A. Iwamura scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- J. Lugo singled to left, M. Lowell scored, J.D. Drew to third, C. Crisp to second
- K. Cash singled to right, C. Crisp and J.D. Drew scored, J. Lugo to third
- D. Pedroia hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Lugo scored, K. Cash to third, J. Ellsbury to second on catcher D. Navarro's fielding error
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura doubled to right center, D. Navarro scored, J. Wilson to third
Bot 5th: Boston
- C. Crisp hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Lowell scored
- J. Lugo doubled to left, J.D. Drew scored, K. Youkilis to third
- K. Cash hit sacrifice fly to right, K. Youkilis scored
Bot 6th: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left
- K. Youkilis tripled to deep center, D. Ortiz, M. Lowell and J.D. Drew scored
- C. Crisp doubled to right, K. Youkilis scored
- J. Ellsbury singled to left, C. Crisp scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right
- J.D. Drew homered to deep center
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro singled to left, B. Harris scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 3b 6 1 3 3 0 1 3 .287
C. Crawford lf 5 0 0 1 0 2 5 .312
C. Pena 1b 5 1 3 3 0 1 1 .279
B.J. Upton cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .309
D. Young rf 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .295
B. Harris 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 1 .282
J. Gomes dh 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 .243
    G. Norton ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
D. Navarro c 4 3 4 2 1 0 0 .229
J. Wilson ss 4 2 3 0 1 0 1 .280
 Totals 44 10 18 10 2 12 17  
 Batting
2B - J Wilson (14, T Wakefield); D Navarro (16, T Wakefield); A Iwamura 2 (18, T Wakefield, J Lopez); B Upton (24, M Timlin).
HR - B Harris (11, 2nd inning off T Wakefield 0 on, 1 Out), C Pena (39, 4th inning off K Snyder 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Harris (56), D Navarro 2 (40), A Iwamura 3 (30), C Crawford (78), C Pena 3 (109).
2-out RBI - A Iwamura.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 2, J Gomes 1, D Young 1, A Iwamura 2.
GIDP - D Young.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Gomes (9, 2nd base off T Wakefield/K Cash), D Young (8, 2nd base off T Wakefield/K Cash).
 
 Fielding
E - D Navarro (9, catch).
PB - D Navarro.
DP - 2 (J Wilson-B Harris-C Pena, C Pena-J Wilson-A Sonnanstine).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury lf 5 1 2 2 1 1 1 .373
D. Pedroia 2b 5 1 2 2 0 1 2 .325
D. Ortiz dh 4 2 2 1 1 0 3 .320
M. Lowell 3b 5 3 4 0 0 0 0 .326
J.D. Drew rf 4 4 3 1 1 1 2 .259
    B. Moss rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
K. Youkilis 1b 4 2 2 3 1 0 2 .289
C. Crisp cf 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .271
J. Lugo ss 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 .241
K. Cash c 4 0 1 3 0 1 2 .125
 Totals 40 16 20 16 4 4 15  
 Batting
2B - J Lugo (35, S Dohmann); C Crisp (26, G Balfour); K Youkilis (34, J Salas).
3B - K Youkilis (2, G Balfour).
HR - J Ellsbury (3, 3rd inning off A Sonnanstine 0 on, 1 Out), D Pedroia (7, 6th inning off J Switzer 0 on, 0 Out), D Ortiz (29, 7th inning off J Salas 0 on, 0 Out), J Drew (8, 7th inning off J Salas 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - C Crisp , K Cash , D Pedroia.
RBI - J Ellsbury 2 (10), J Lugo 2 (69), K Cash 3 (4), D Pedroia 2 (47), C Crisp 2 (58), K Youkilis 3 (80), D Ortiz (99), J Drew (50).
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 2, J Drew 1, J Lugo 1, J Ellsbury 1.
GIDP - D Pedroia, D Ortiz.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Lugo-D Pedroia-K Youkilis).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine 3.1 8 5 5 1 3 1 5.96
S. Dohmann 1.1 3 3 3 2 0 0 3.20
J. Switzer (L, 0-1) 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 10.22
G. Balfour 0.0 3 4 4 1 0 0 5.00
J. Salas 2.0 4 2 2 0 0 2 3.78
J. Witasick 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.52
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield 3.0 10 7 7 0 4 1 4.68
K. Snyder 1.2 1 2 2 2 3 1 3.78
J. Lopez 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.11
B. Corey (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Delcarmen 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
M. Timlin 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.24
E. Gagne 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.86
Pitches-strikes - A Sonnanstine 80-50; S Dohmann 28-17; J Switzer 7-5; G Balfour 22-13; J Salas 25-16; J Witasick 12-8; T Wakefield 65-45; K Snyder 38-21; J Lopez 13-8; B Corey 10-7; M Delcarmen 18-12; M Timlin 7-7; E Gagne 20-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sonnanstine 6-2; S Dohmann 0-4; J Switzer 1-0; G Balfour 0-0; J Salas 3-3; J Witasick 2-0; T Wakefield 2-3; K Snyder 2-0; J Lopez 0-0; B Corey 2-0; M Delcarmen 1-1; M Timlin 1-1; E Gagne 0-2.
Batters faced - A Sonnanstine 18; S Dohmann 9; J Switzer 3; G Balfour 4; J Salas 10; J Witasick 3; T Wakefield 19; K Snyder 8; J Lopez 3; B Corey 2; M Delcarmen 5; M Timlin 4; E Gagne 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Chad Fairchild.
Time: 3:45.
Attendance: 36,640.
Weather: 62 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
BOSTON LEFT FIELDER JACOBY ELLSBURY HOMERED IN THIRD INNING TO EXTED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 11, 2007 11:09 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena C. Pena
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Boston
K. Youkilis K. Youkilis
2-4
3 RBI