Boston 8, Kansas City 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 3 2 3 0 0 8 12 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 8 0
WP: T. Wakefield (7-8)
LP: L. Hochevar (6-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- J.D. Drew singled to center
- J. Lowrie walked, J.D. Drew to second
- D. Ortiz flied out to deep left, J.D. Drew to third
- K. Youkilis hit by pitch, J. Lowrie to second
- M. Lowell lined into double play pitcher to first, K. Youkilis out at first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- S. Casey at first
- M. Aviles grounded out to third
- E. German struck out swinging
- M. Teahen singled to right
- J. Guillen struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- J. Bay flied out to center
- J. Ellsbury singled to center
- K. Cash popped out to second
- A. Cora grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- A. Gordon flied out to center
- J. Buck flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- J.D. Drew grounded out to first
- J. Lowrie grounded out to pitcher
- D. Ortiz flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gload flied out to deep center
- M. Maier grounded out to second
- M. Aviles grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 4th: Boston
- S. Casey flied out to deep left
- M. Lowell flied out to center
- J. Bay grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- E. German grounded out to shortstop
- M. Teahen struck out swinging
- J. Guillen grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, Kansas City 0

  Top 5th: Boston
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to first
- K. Cash grounded out to shortstop
- A. Cora singled to right
- J.D. Drew walked, A. Cora to second
- J. Lowrie doubled to deep center, A. Cora and J.D. Drew scored
- D. Ortiz singled to center, J. Lowrie scored
- S. Casey struck out looking

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- B. Butler singled to left
- A. Gordon singled to center, B. Butler to second
- B. Butler to third, A. Gordon to second on passed ball
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- R. Gload singled to left, A. Gordon and B. Butler scored, R. Gload to second advancing on throw
- M. Maier flied out to center
- M. Aviles flied out to deep left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, Kansas City 2

  Top 6th: Boston
- M. Lowell grounded out to shortstop
- J. Bay singled to left
- J. Ellsbury singled to left, J. Bay to second
- K. Cash struck out swinging
- A. Cora walked, J. Bay to third, J. Ellsbury to second
- R. Mahay relieved L. Hochevar
- J.D. Drew singled to center, J. Bay and J. Ellsbury scored, A. Cora to third
- J. Lowrie flied out to deep right

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- E. German flied out to center
- M. Teahen grounded out to third
- J. Guillen struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 5, Kansas City 2

  Top 7th: Boston
- D. Ortiz flied out to left
- S. Casey hit by pitch
- M. Lowell struck out swinging
- J. Bay singled to left center, S. Casey to third
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep center, S. Casey and J. Bay scored
- K. Cash singled to center
- R. Ramirez relieved R. Mahay
- A. Cora grounded out to first

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- M. Delcarmen relieved T. Wakefield
- B. Butler singled to center
- A. Gordon struck out looking
- J. Buck popped out to shallow right
- R. Gload singled to right, B. Butler to third
- M. Maier grounded into fielder's choice, R. Gload out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2

  Top 8th: Boston
- J. Peralta relieved R. Ramirez
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging
- J. Lowrie struck out looking
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- J. Masterson relieved M. Delcarmen
- M. Aviles struck out looking
- E. German grounded out to shortstop
- M. Teahen struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2

  Top 9th: Boston
- S. Casey singled to center
- M. Lowell grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, S. Casey out at second
- J. Bay struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- J. Papelbon relieved J. Masterson
- J. Guillen grounded out to third
- B. Butler singled to left
- A. Gordon singled to right, B. Butler to second
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- R. Gload grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 8, Kansas City 2
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Ellsbury Jacoby Ellsbury
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Kansas City
R. Gload Ross Gload
2-4
2 RBI