Boston 9, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 10 0
Boston 3 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 X 9 15 0
WP: J. Lester (9-3)
LP: S. Ponson (6-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- M. Ramirez doubled to deep right center, K. Youkilis scored, D. Ortiz to third
- M. Lowell singled to center, M. Ramirez and D. Ortiz scored, M. Lowell out at second
Bot 2nd: Boston
- D. Pedroia hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Cora scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- J. Varitek doubled to left, M. Ramirez scored, J.D. Drew to third
Bot 4th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, D. Pedroia scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to third, M. Cabrera scored, J. Molina to third, J. Damon to second
- B. Abreu walked, J. Molina scored, J. Damon to third, D. Jeter to second
Bot 6th: Boston
- D. Ortiz hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Ellsbury scored, K. Youkilis to second
- M. Ramirez singled to left, K. Youkilis scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .315
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .285
    W. Betemit ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
B. Abreu rf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .280
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .326
X. Nady lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000
R. Cano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268
R. Sexson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .217
M. Cabrera cf 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .250
J. Molina c 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .228
    C. Moeller c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
 Totals 35 2 10 2 1 8 16  
 Batting
2B - B Abreu (26, J Lester); A Rodriguez (22, J Lester).
RBI - D Jeter (48), B Abreu (67).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rodriguez 1, B Abreu 1, R Sexson 1, R Cano 2.
GIDP - D Jeter, X Nady.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Cabrera (M Lowell at 2nd base).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .319
K. Youkilis 1b 5 2 1 0 0 0 3 .311
D. Ortiz dh 4 2 2 3 0 0 0 .261
M. Ramirez lf 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 .302
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 1 2 0 0 2 .284
    J. Lowrie 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
J.D. Drew rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .285
J. Varitek c 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .216
A. Cora ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .292
J. Ellsbury cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .265
 Totals 36 9 15 9 2 1 13  
 Batting
2B - M Ramirez 2 (22, S Ponson 2); J Ellsbury (12, S Ponson); J Varitek (15, S Ponson); D Pedroia (31, S Ponson).
HR - D Ortiz (14, 4th inning off S Ponson 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - D Ortiz , D Pedroia.
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (65), M Lowell 2 (63), D Pedroia (48), J Varitek (31), D Ortiz 3 (47).
2-out RBI - J Varitek, D Ortiz 2, M Ramirez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 1, A Cora 3, K Youkilis 1, D Pedroia 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Drew (3, 2nd base off D Giese/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Pedroia-A Cora-K Youkilis, A Cora-D Pedroia-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (L, 6-2) 4.0 10 7 7 1 1 1 4.59
D. Giese 4.0 5 2 2 1 0 0 2.86
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lester (W, 9-3) 7.0 9 2 2 1 8 0 3.17
M. Delcarmen 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.36
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.52
IBB - J Drew (by S Ponson).
Pitches-strikes - S Ponson 77-48; D Giese 65-37; J Lester 113-75; M Delcarmen 14-10; M Timlin 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Ponson 6-4; D Giese 0-12; J Lester 6-7; M Delcarmen 2-1; M Timlin 2-1.
Batters faced - S Ponson 22; D Giese 18; J Lester 30; M Delcarmen 3; M Timlin 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Time: 2:50. (Plus rain delay totaling 57 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 37,688.
Weather: 66 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 15 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 27, 2008 11:58 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
2-4
 Boston
D. Ortiz David Ortiz
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI