Boston 11, NY Yankees 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(77-55)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 0 11 13 0
NY Yankees 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 0
WP: P. Byrd (9-11)
LP: S. Ponson (7-5)
(70-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- J. Bay doubled to deep left center, D. Ortiz and D. Pedroia scored
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez doubled to deep left, B. Abreu scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano singled to right, A. Rodriguez scored, H. Matsui to third
Top 5th: Boston
- K. Youkilis walked, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Pedroia to third, D. Ortiz to second
- J. Bay hit sacrifice fly to deep right, D. Pedroia scored, D. Ortiz to third
Top 8th: Boston
- J. Bay tripled to deep right center, K. Youkilis scored
- A. Cora hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Bay scored
- C. Crisp singled to center, J. Lowrie scored, J. Varitek to second
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left center, C. Crisp, J. Varitek and J. Ellsbury scored
Bot 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury rf 5 2 2 0 0 2 0 .264
D. Pedroia 2b 5 3 3 4 0 1 0 .317
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 2 0 2 0 0 .267
K. Youkilis 1b 4 1 1 1 1 1 4 .318
J. Bay lf 4 1 2 4 0 0 2 .347
J. Lowrie 3b 3 1 1 0 2 1 2 .296
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .224
A. Cora ss 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 .267
C. Crisp cf 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .263
 Totals 36 11 13 11 6 7 12  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (20, S Ponson); J Bay (4, S Ponson); J Lowrie (16, S Ponson).
3B - J Bay (2, J Veras).
HR - D Pedroia (15, 8th inning off D Robertson 3 on, 1 Out).
SF - A Cora , J Bay.
RBI - J Bay 4 (24), K Youkilis (91), A Cora (8), C Crisp (33), D Pedroia 4 (68).
2-out RBI - J Bay 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cora 1, J Lowrie 1.
GIDP - K Youkilis.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-A Cora-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .313
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .294
B. Abreu rf 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .296
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .310
J. Giambi 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .247
X. Nady lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .318
H. Matsui dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .311
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .268
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .280
 Totals 34 3 8 3 2 7 11  
 Batting
2B - A Rodriguez 2 (31, P Byrd 2).
HR - J Giambi (26, 9th inning off M Timlin 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez (79), R Cano (59), J Giambi (78).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez, R Cano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 1, I Rodriguez 1.
GIDP - I Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - B Abreu (J Bay at Home).
DP - 1 (A Rodriguez-R Cano-J Giambi).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Byrd (W, 9-11) 6.0 5 2 2 2 5 0 4.55
M. Delcarmen (H, 17) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.18
M. Timlin 2.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 5.09
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (L, 7-5) 4.2 7 4 4 4 3 0 4.80
E. Ramirez 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.49
D. Marte 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 7.84
J. Veras 0.1 3 5 5 2 0 0 3.64
D. Robertson 0.2 3 2 2 0 0 1 6.31
C. Britton 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.02
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 106-66; M Delcarmen 17-9; M Timlin 21-15; S Ponson 89-51; E Ramirez 8-4; D Marte 19-13; J Veras 23-9; D Robertson 18-10; C Britton 10-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 4-9; M Delcarmen 0-1; M Timlin 5-1; S Ponson 6-4; E Ramirez 3-1; D Marte 1-0; J Veras 0-1; D Robertson 1-1; C Britton 1-0.
Batters faced - P Byrd 25; M Delcarmen 3; M Timlin 8; S Ponson 23; E Ramirez 4; D Marte 3; J Veras 6; D Robertson 5; C Britton 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 3:16.
Attendance: 55,027.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, right to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 27, 2008 10:42 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Pedroia Dustin Pedroia
3-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
2-4
1 RBI