Boston 12, Cleveland 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 2
Boston 4 0 6 0 0 0 0 2 X 12 13 0
WP: C. Schilling (1-0)
LP: F. Carmona (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- J.D. Drew homered to deep center, D. Ortiz, K. Youkilis and D. Pedroia scored
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- V. Martinez homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Boston
- J.D. Drew singled to center, M. Ramirez scored, M. Lowell to second
- J. Ellsbury singled to left center, M. Lowell scored, J.D. Drew to second
- J. Lugo doubled to left, J.D. Drew and J. Ellsbury scored
- K. Youkilis singled to left, J. Lugo scored, D. Pedroia to third, D. Pedroia scored on A. Cabrera's throwing error
Top 7th: Cleveland
- J. Peralta hit sacrifice fly to deep right, R. Garko scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- M. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to center, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Lowell singled to center, E. Hinske scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .208
A. Cabrera 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
T. Hafner dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .130
V. Martinez c 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .348
R. Garko 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .300
J. Peralta ss 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 .261
K. Lofton lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .217
T. Nixon rf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .429
C. Blake 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .318
 Totals 31 2 6 2 0 5 10  
 Batting
3B - R Garko (1, C Schilling).
HR - V Martinez (1, 2nd inning off C Schilling 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Peralta.
RBI - V Martinez (3), J Peralta (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hafner 1.
GIDP - G Sizemore.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - A Cabrera (1, throw); R Garko (2, throw).
DP - 1 (J Peralta-R Garko).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Pedroia 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .292
K. Youkilis 1b 4 2 3 1 1 0 0 .478
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .368
    E. Hinske pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ramirez lf 2 1 0 1 2 1 4 .421
    C. Crisp cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 5 .292
J.D. Drew rf 5 2 3 5 0 1 1 .381
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .182
J. Ellsbury cf-lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 4 .200
J. Lugo ss 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .182
    A. Cora ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 12 13 11 8 5 17  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (2, F Carmona); J Lugo (2, R Perez); D Ortiz (3, J Borowski).
HR - J Drew (1, 1st inning off F Carmona 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - M Ramirez.
RBI - J Drew 5 (5), J Ellsbury (1), J Lugo 2 (2), K Youkilis (5), M Ramirez (9), M Lowell (7).
2-out RBI - J Drew 4, M Lowell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 1, J Ellsbury 2.
GIDP - D Ortiz.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
F. Carmona (L, 0-1) 2.0 6 7 7 4 2 1 16.50
R. Perez 0.1 3 3 2 1 0 0 45.00
A. Laffey 4.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 0.00
J. Borowski 1.0 3 2 2 2 0 0 4.50
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
C. Schilling (W, 1-0) 7.0 6 2 2 0 5 1 5.40
J. Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18.00
E. Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.71
Pitches-strikes - F Carmona 63-33; R Perez 16-9; A Laffey 52-33; J Borowski 22-12; C Schilling 90-60; J Lopez 8-5; E Gagne 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - F Carmona 3-1; R Perez 0-1; A Laffey 6-5; J Borowski 0-3; C Schilling 8-8; J Lopez 2-1; E Gagne 2-1.
Batters faced - F Carmona 15; R Perez 5; A Laffey 16; J Borowski 8; C Schilling 26; J Lopez 3; E Gagne 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Randy Marsh. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Brian Gorman. LF--Paul Emmel. RF--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 37,163.
Weather: 67 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, out to right.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 21, 2007 12:02 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
V. Martinez V. Martinez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
J.D. Drew J.D. Drew
3-5, 1 HR
5 RBI