Boston 8, Chi White Sox 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi White Sox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
Boston 1 0 0 0 2 4 0 1 X 8 15 0
WP: D. Matsuzaka (16-2)
LP: J. Vazquez (10-12)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- K. Youkilis grounded into fielder's choice, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Pedroia to third, D. Ortiz out at second
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Ortiz doubled to right, D. Pedroia scored
- M. Kotsay doubled to deep right, D. Ortiz scored, K. Youkilis to third
Bot 6th: Boston
- K. Youkilis hit by pitch, A. Cora scored, D. Pedroia to third, D. Ortiz to second
- J. Bay doubled to center, D. Ortiz, K. Youkilis and D. Pedroia scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to deep center, D. Pedroia scored, J. Bailey to third
 Chi White Sox
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .272
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290
C. Quentin lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .290
J. Dye rf 2 0 1 0 1 1 1 .297
J. Thome dh 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .251
P. Konerko 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .232
N. Swisher cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
A. Ramirez 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .308
J. Crede 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .247
 Totals 28 0 2 0 2 8 10  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pierzynski 1.
GIDP - J Thome.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - A Ramirez (10, 2nd base off D Matsuzaka/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - A Pierzynski (9, dropped foul ball).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 .259
D. Pedroia 2b 4 3 4 0 1 0 0 .322
D. Ortiz dh 4 2 3 1 1 1 1 .271
    J. Bailey pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
K. Youkilis 1b 4 1 2 3 0 1 2 .318
J. Bay lf 5 0 1 3 0 3 7 .327
M. Kotsay rf 4 0 1 1 1 0 3 .250
J. Lowrie 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .287
A. Cora ss 5 1 2 0 0 0 3 .275
J. Varitek c 4 0 2 0 0 1 2 .228
 Totals 39 8 15 8 4 9 26  
 Batting
2B - J Varitek (19, J Vazquez); D Pedroia (41, J Vazquez); D Ortiz (21, J Vazquez); M Kotsay (2, J Vazquez); A Cora (8, J Vazquez); J Bay (5, D Carrasco); K Youkilis (36, L Broadway).
RBI - K Youkilis 3 (94), D Ortiz (66), M Kotsay (1), J Bay 3 (27).
2-out RBI - M Kotsay, K Youkilis, J Bay 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Kotsay 2, A Cora 2, J Bay 1, J Ellsbury 1, J Lowrie 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - D Pedroia 2 (14, 2nd base off H Ramirez/A Pierzynski, 2nd base off J Vazquez/A Pierzynski).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (K Youkilis-A Cora-D Matsuzaka).
 Chi White Sox
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Vazquez (L, 10-12) 5.2 10 5 3 2 7 0 4.38
H. Ramirez 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 3.69
D.J. Carrasco 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.48
A. Russell 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.63
L. Broadway 1.0 3 1 1 1 2 0 8.44
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Matsuzaka (W, 16-2) 8.0 2 0 0 2 7 0 2.82
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.97
WP - J Vazquez.
IBB - M Kotsay (by L Broadway).
HBP - K Youkilis (by D Carrasco).
Pitches-strikes - J Vazquez 109-72; H Ramirez 7-3; D Carrasco 13-8; A Russell 12-9; L Broadway 22-13; D Matsuzaka 104-65; M Timlin 8-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vazquez 3-7; H Ramirez 0-0; D Carrasco 1-0; A Russell 1-2; L Broadway 1-0; D Matsuzaka 9-8; M Timlin 1-1.
Batters faced - J Vazquez 29; H Ramirez 1; D Carrasco 3; A Russell 4; L Broadway 7; D Matsuzaka 27; M Timlin 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 37,755.
Weather: 71 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to center.

Updated on Friday, Aug 29, 2008 10:06 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi White Sox
J. Dye Jermaine Dye
1-2
 Boston
K. Youkilis Kevin Youkilis
2-4
3 RBI