Boston 8, Toronto 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 2 0 8 11 0
Toronto 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 0
WP: P. Byrd (8-11)
LP: S. Marcum (8-6)
(66-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left
Bot 1st: Toronto
- A. Rios homered to deep left, J. Inglett scored
Top 4th: Boston
- A. Cora hit by pitch, J. Bay scored, J. Lowrie to third, J. Varitek to second
- C. Crisp singled to left, J. Lowrie scored, J. Varitek to third, A. Cora to second
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to first, J. Varitek scored, A. Cora to third, C. Crisp to second
- D. Pedroia hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Cora scored, C. Crisp to third
Bot 4th: Toronto
- L. Overbay homered to deep right center, A. Lind scored
Top 6th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep left
Top 8th: Boston
- J. Ellsbury singled to right, J. Varitek scored, C. Crisp to second
- D. Pedroia singled to left, C. Crisp scored, J. Ellsbury to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury rf 5 0 1 2 0 0 3 .267
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 2 3 0 1 1 .320
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .263
K. Youkilis 1b 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .320
J. Bay lf 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .342
J. Lowrie 3b 4 1 0 0 1 2 2 .303
J. Varitek c 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .222
A. Cora ss 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .292
C. Crisp cf 4 1 3 1 0 1 2 .259
 Totals 36 8 11 8 4 8 14  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (34, S Marcum).
HR - D Pedroia (13, 1st inning off S Marcum 0 on, 1 Out), J Varitek (11, 6th inning off B Tallet 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - D Pedroia.
RBI - D Pedroia 3 (61), A Cora (7), C Crisp (30), J Ellsbury 2 (37), J Varitek (36).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 1, K Youkilis 2, J Bay 1, D Pedroia 1, J Ellsbury 1.
GIDP - J Lowrie.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (15, 2nd base off B Tallet/G Zaun).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Pedroia-A Cora-K Youkilis, A Cora-K Youkilis).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Inglett 2b 4 1 2 0 1 0 2 .311
M. Scutaro 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .266
A. Rios rf 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 .289
V. Wells cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .280
A. Lind lf 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .302
L. Overbay 1b 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .269
M. Stairs dh 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .248
    J. Bautista ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
G. Zaun c 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .226
J. McDonald ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .231
 Totals 32 4 8 4 4 6 13  
 Batting
HR - A Rios (10, 1st inning off P Byrd 1 on, 1 Out), L Overbay (10, 4th inning off P Byrd 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Rios 2 (60), L Overbay 2 (51).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Zaun 1, V Wells 1.
GIDP - J Inglett 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Inglett (8, 2nd base off P Byrd/J Varitek).
Picked Off - J Inglett (1st base, P Byrd).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Scutaro-J Inglett-L Overbay).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 8-11) 6.0 6 4 4 2 4 2 4.61
J. Masterson (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3.30
H. Okajima 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.84
J. Papelbon 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.81
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Marcum (L, 8-6) 3.2 6 5 5 2 2 1 3.60
B. Tallet 2.0 2 1 1 1 2 1 2.95
J. Frasor 1.1 0 0 0 1 3 0 4.07
S. Camp 2.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 4.03
HBP - M Stairs (by P Byrd); A Cora (by S Marcum); J Varitek (by S Camp).
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 86-61; J Masterson 21-9; H Okajima 17-10; J Papelbon 14-10; S Marcum 77-46; B Tallet 37-21; J Frasor 33-20; S Camp 37-26.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 5-8; J Masterson 3-0; H Okajima 2-0; J Papelbon 2-0; S Marcum 2-7; B Tallet 2-2; J Frasor 0-1; S Camp 4-1.
Batters faced - P Byrd 26; J Masterson 5; H Okajima 3; J Papelbon 3; S Marcum 20; B Tallet 8; J Frasor 5; S Camp 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Charlie Reliford. 2B--Angel Campos. 3B--Kevin Causey.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 40,181.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Aug 22, 2008 10:34 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Pedroia Dustin Pedroia
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Toronto
L. Overbay Lyle Overbay
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI