Boston 19, Texas 17
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 2 0 0 8 5 1 0 1 17 20 2
Boston 10 0 2 0 2 0 1 4 X 19 17 2
WP: H. Okajima (3-2) S: J. Papelbon (32)
LP: F. Francisco (2-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, J.D. Drew and D. Pedroia scored
- J. Lowrie doubled to deep left, M. Lowell and J. Bay scored
- J.D. Drew singled to right, J. Lowrie scored, K. Cash to second, K. Cash to third advancing on throw
- D. Pedroia singled to third, K. Cash scored, J.D. Drew to second
- D. Ortiz homered to deep center, J.D. Drew and D. Pedroia scored
Top 2nd: Texas
- C. Davis singled to right, M. Byrd and M. Bradley scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- M. Lowell walked, J.D. Drew scored, D. Pedroia to third, K. Youkilis to second
- J. Bay singled to third, D. Pedroia scored, K. Youkilis to third, M. Lowell to second
Top 5th: Texas
- J. Hamilton singled to right, I. Kinsler scored
- M. Byrd doubled to deep center, J. Hamilton scored, M. Bradley to third
- F. Catalanotto doubled to deep left center, M. Byrd and M. Bradley scored
- C. Davis singled to left, F. Catalanotto scored
- I. Kinsler homered to deep center, G. Laird and C. Davis scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- K. Youkilis homered to deep center, D. Ortiz scored
Top 6th: Texas
- M. Byrd singled to center, J. Hamilton scored, M. Bradley to second
- F. Catalanotto doubled to deep right, M. Bradley scored, M. Byrd to third
- G. Laird hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Byrd scored, F. Catalanotto to third
- C. Davis safe at first on first baseman K. Youkilis' fielding error, F. Catalanotto scored
- I. Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Davis scored
Top 7th: Texas
- M. Byrd singled to deep right center, J. Hamilton scored
Bot 7th: Boston
- K. Youkilis reached on fielder's choice, D. Pedroia scored, D. Ortiz to second on pitcher J. Wright's throwing error
Bot 8th: Boston
- D. Pedroia doubled to deep left, J. Ellsbury scored
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left, D. Ortiz and D. Pedroia scored
Top 9th: Texas
- B. Boggs doubled to deep center, M. Byrd scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 5 2 2 4 0 0 3 .320
M. Young ss 6 0 1 0 0 1 2 .285
J. Hamilton cf 5 3 2 1 1 1 1 .304
M. Bradley dh 5 3 2 0 1 3 2 .321
M. Byrd rf 6 4 5 3 0 0 0 .298
F. Catalanotto lf 4 2 2 3 0 0 2 .286
    J. Ellison ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
    B. Boggs ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .242
G. Laird c 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .292
C. Davis 1b 5 2 2 4 0 0 1 .283
R. Vazquez 3b 5 0 2 0 0 1 5 .318
 Totals 47 17 20 17 3 6 20  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (40, C Zink); M Byrd (18, C Zink); F Catalanotto 2 (21, M Delcarmen, C Zink); G Laird (15, C Zink); J Hamilton (27, M Delcarmen); B Boggs (14, J Papelbon).
HR - I Kinsler (16, 5th inning off D Aardsma 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - G Laird , I Kinsler.
RBI - C Davis 4 (32), J Hamilton (112), M Byrd 3 (34), F Catalanotto 3 (19), I Kinsler 4 (69), G Laird (32), B Boggs (31).
2-out RBI - C Davis 2, I Kinsler 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Vazquez 2, F Catalanotto 1, I Kinsler 1, C Davis 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Vazquez (13, ground ball); J Wright (1, throw).
DP - 2 (I Kinsler-M Young-C Davis, M Young-I Kinsler-C Davis).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J.D. Drew rf 4 3 2 1 2 0 2 .288
D. Pedroia 2b 6 5 5 2 0 0 1 .319
D. Ortiz dh 4 4 3 6 2 0 0 .260
K. Youkilis 1b-3b 5 2 2 5 1 2 0 .316
M. Lowell 3b 4 1 1 1 1 2 2 .270
    S. Casey 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .353
J. Bay lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .319
J. Lowrie ss 5 1 2 2 0 0 6 .286
C. Crisp cf 4 0 1 0 1 0 2 .247
K. Cash c 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .222
    J. Ellsbury ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .272
    J. Varitek c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
 Totals 40 19 17 18 10 6 16  
 Batting
2B - J Lowrie 2 (11, S Feldman 2); D Ortiz (14, J Rupe); D Pedroia (36, F Francisco).
HR - D Ortiz 2 (16, 1st inning off S Feldman 2 on, 0 Out, 1st inning off S Feldman 2 on, 2 Out), K Youkilis 2 (22, 5th inning off J Rupe 1 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off F Francisco 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz 6 (59), J Lowrie 2 (26), J Drew (63), D Pedroia 2 (55), M Lowell (67), J Bay (9), K Youkilis 5 (81).
2-out RBI - J Drew, D Pedroia 2, D Ortiz 3, M Lowell, J Bay, K Youkilis 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Lowrie 3.
GIDP - K Cash, J Lowrie.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Lowell (2, 3rd base off S Feldman/G Laird), J Bay (1, 2nd base off S Feldman/G Laird).
CS - C Crisp (4, 2nd base by W Madrigal/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
E - K Youkilis 2 (6, ground ball 2).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Feldman 2.2 10 12 6 3 2 2 5.18
J. Rupe 2.1 4 2 2 3 1 1 3.95
W. Madrigal (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.50
J. Wright (H, 14) 1.0 1 1 0 1 1 0 4.59
F. Francisco (L, 2-4; BS, 5) 1.0 2 4 4 2 1 1 3.88
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Zink 4.1 11 8 8 1 1 0 16.62
J. Lopez 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2.70
D. Aardsma 0.1 3 4 4 1 1 1 3.73
M. Delcarmen (BS, 3) 1.1 4 3 2 0 1 0 4.32
H. Okajima (W, 3-2) 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.51
J. Papelbon (S, 32) 1.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1.93
WP - C Zink, H Okajima.
IBB - D Ortiz (by F Francisco).
HBP - C Davis (by H Okajima).
Pitches-strikes - S Feldman 90-51; J Rupe 50-23; W Madrigal 16-8; J Wright 26-15; F Francisco 32-15; C Zink 85-56; J Lopez 9-6; D Aardsma 17-10; M Delcarmen 29-21; H Okajima 29-17; J Papelbon 18-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Feldman 4-2; J Rupe 6-0; W Madrigal 0-1; J Wright 2-1; F Francisco 0-2; C Zink 5-7; J Lopez 0-0; D Aardsma 0-0; M Delcarmen 0-3; H Okajima 1-3; J Papelbon 0-2.
Batters faced - S Feldman 22; J Rupe 12; W Madrigal 3; J Wright 6; F Francisco 7; C Zink 25; J Lopez 2; D Aardsma 5; M Delcarmen 9; H Okajima 7; J Papelbon 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 3:58.
Attendance: 38,004.
Weather: 71 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 12, 2008 11:29 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
M. Byrd Marlon Byrd
5-6
3 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz David Ortiz
3-4, 2 HR
6 RBI