Boston 13, Colorado 1
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(90-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Colorado 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
Boston 3 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 X 13 17 0
WP: J. Beckett (1-0)
LP: J. Francis (0-1)
(96-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left
- M. Ramirez singled to left, K. Youkilis scored
- J.D. Drew doubled to deep right, M. Ramirez scored, J. Varitek to third
Top 2nd: Colorado
- T. Tulowitzki doubled to deep center, G. Atkins scored
Bot 2nd: Boston
- D. Ortiz doubled to left center, K. Youkilis scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- J. Varitek ground rule double to left, M. Ramirez and D. Ortiz scored, M. Lowell to third
Bot 5th: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to left, J. Ellsbury scored
- D. Ortiz doubled to deep center, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Ramirez singled to left center, D. Ortiz scored
- J.D. Drew singled to shortstop, M. Ramirez scored, M. Lowell to third, J. Varitek to second
- J. Lugo walked, M. Lowell scored, J. Varitek to third, J.D. Drew to second
- J. Ellsbury walked, J. Varitek scored, J.D. Drew to third, J. Lugo to second
- D. Pedroia walked, J.D. Drew scored, J. Lugo to third, J. Ellsbury to second
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
W. Taveras cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
K. Matsui 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250
M. Holliday lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
T. Helton 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .500
G. Atkins 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .250
B. Hawpe rf 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 .000
T. Tulowitzki ss 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 .667
Y. Torrealba c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
R. Spilborghs dh 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
 Totals 32 1 6 1 1 12 8  
 Batting
2B - G Atkins (1, J Beckett); T Tulowitzki 2 (2, J Beckett 2); T Helton (1, J Beckett).
RBI - T Tulowitzki (1).
2-out RBI - T Tulowitzki.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Torrealba 1, B Hawpe 1, R Spilborghs 1.
GIDP - M Holliday.
Team LOB - 5.
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Pedroia 2b 5 1 1 2 1 0 2 .200
K. Youkilis 1b 5 3 2 1 1 1 3 .400
D. Ortiz dh 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 .600
    E. Hinske ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
M. Ramirez lf 4 3 3 2 1 0 0 .750
    C. Crisp cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Lowell 3b 3 1 1 0 2 0 3 .333
J. Varitek c 4 1 2 2 1 2 1 .500
J.D. Drew rf 5 1 2 2 0 1 2 .400
J. Lugo ss 4 0 3 1 1 0 2 .750
    A. Cora ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Ellsbury cf-lf 4 1 0 1 1 1 3 .000
 Totals 41 13 17 13 8 6 16  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis 2 (2, J Francis, F Morales); J Drew (1, J Francis); D Ortiz 2 (2, J Francis, F Morales); M Ramirez (1, J Francis); J Varitek (1, J Francis); M Lowell (1, F Morales).
HR - D Pedroia (1, 1st inning off J Francis 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Pedroia 2 (2), M Ramirez 2 (2), J Drew 2 (2), D Ortiz 2 (2), J Varitek 2 (2), K Youkilis (1), J Lugo (1), J Ellsbury (1).
2-out RBI - J Drew 2, D Ortiz 2, J Varitek 2, K Youkilis, M Ramirez, J Lugo, J Ellsbury, D Pedroia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 1, J Drew 2, J Lugo 2, K Youkilis 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-J Lugo-K Youkilis).
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Francis (L, 0-1) 4.0 10 6 6 3 3 1 13.50
F. Morales 0.2 6 7 7 1 0 0 94.50
R. Speier 0.0 0 0 0 3 0 0 NA
M. Herges 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
J. Affeldt 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
L. Hawkins 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 1-0) 7.0 6 1 1 1 9 0 1.29
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
E. Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
IBB - M Ramirez (by J Francis), M Lowell (by J Francis).
BALK - F Morales.
Pitches-strikes - J Francis 103-62; F Morales 35-19; R Speier 16-4; M Herges 25-14; J Affeldt 11-8; L Hawkins 7-7; J Beckett 93-62; M Timlin 15-10; E Gagne 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Francis 6-3; F Morales 1-1; R Speier 0-0; M Herges 0-3; J Affeldt 1-2; L Hawkins 1-0; J Beckett 6-6; M Timlin 0-1; E Gagne 0-2.
Batters faced - J Francis 25; F Morales 9; R Speier 3; M Herges 5; J Affeldt 4; L Hawkins 3; J Beckett 27; M Timlin 3; E Gagne 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Montague. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Chuck Meriwether. LF--Mike Everitt. RF--Mike Reilly.
Time: 3:30.
Attendance: 36,733.
Weather: 55 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY BOSTON'S DUSTIN PERDOIA LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
CORRECTION - THE HOME RUN BY BOSTON'S DUSTIN PEDROIA LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 25, 2007 12:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Colorado
T. Tulowitzki T. Tulowitzki
2-3
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
3-5
2 RBI