Tampa Bay 4, Boston 2, 14 innings
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(87-57)
  Final 14 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 12 2
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 0
WP: T. Miller (2-0) S: J. Hammel (1)
LP: M. Timlin (4-4)
(85-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar tripled to deep right, C. Floyd scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- D. Pedroia doubled to deep left, J. Lowrie scored
Top 14th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep left, R. Baldelli and A. Iwamura scored
Bot 14th: Boston
- K. Youkilis hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Pedroia to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 7 1 2 0 0 0 0 .280
D. Johnson lf 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .250
    R. Baldelli ph-lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .296
    J. Ruggiano lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186
C. Pena 1b 6 1 2 3 1 3 1 .247
C. Floyd dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 .274
    B. Zobrist ph-dh 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .220
W. Aybar 3b 6 0 2 1 1 1 1 .258
E. Hinske rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .246
    F. Perez cf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .154
D. Navarro c 6 0 1 0 0 3 6 .297
G. Gross cf-rf 6 0 1 0 0 1 5 .245
J. Bartlett ss 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 .280
 Totals 52 4 12 4 7 14 21  
 Batting
2B - A Iwamura (30, J Beckett); J Bartlett (21, J Beckett); C Pena (21, H Okajima); G Gross (12, M Delcarmen); B Zobrist (6, J Lopez).
3B - W Aybar (2, J Beckett).
HR - C Pena (28, 14th inning off M Timlin 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - W Aybar (28), C Pena 3 (88).
2-out RBI - C Pena 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, C Floyd 2, G Gross 3, J Bartlett 1, D Navarro 1.
GIDP - F Perez.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
CS - J Bartlett (6, 2nd base by J Masterson/K Cash).
 
 Fielding
E - J Bartlett (14, throw); A Iwamura (7, catch).
DP - 2 (A Iwamura-J Bartlett-C Pena, J Bartlett-A Iwamura-C Pena).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 7 1 1 0 0 1 6 .262
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 2 1 1 0 0 .328
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 0 0 2 1 4 .265
K. Youkilis 1b 3 0 0 1 2 1 3 .313
J. Bay lf 7 0 0 0 0 3 7 .299
M. Lowell 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .275
    A. Cora pr-ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .288
M. Kotsay rf 6 0 1 0 0 1 2 .261
J. Lowrie ss-3b 5 1 2 0 1 2 1 .275
J. Varitek c 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .226
    C. Crisp pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
    K. Cash c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
    C. Carter ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .750
    D. Ross c 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250
 Totals 48 2 8 2 7 11 31  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia 2 (47, C Bradford, A Sonnanstine); J Lowrie (20, A Sonnanstine); J Ellsbury (16, T Percival).
S - D Ortiz.
SF - K Youkilis.
RBI - D Pedroia (78), K Youkilis (100).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Cora 2, D Ortiz 2, J Bay 1, J Ellsbury 2.
GIDP - J Ellsbury, K Youkilis.
Team LOB - 16.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Cora-D Pedroia-K Youkilis).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Sonnanstine 7.0 4 1 0 0 7 0 4.47
D. Wheeler 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.70
G. Balfour 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.63
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.02
J.P. Howell 2.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 2.44
T. Miller (W, 2-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.26
T. Percival 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 5.01
J. Hammel (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.64
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett 6.0 6 1 1 2 7 0 4.10
H. Okajima 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.88
J. Masterson 2.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 3.12
M. Delcarmen 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.64
J. Lopez 2.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.56
M. Timlin (L, 4-4) 0.2 3 3 3 1 1 1 6.09
IBB - F Perez (by J Masterson), D Ortiz (by C Bradford).
HBP - K Youkilis (by A Sonnanstine); D Pedroia 2 (by A Sonnanstine, J Howell).
Pitches-strikes - A Sonnanstine 96-64; D Wheeler 17-9; G Balfour 21-13; C Bradford 12-8; J Howell 37-19; T Miller 7-6; T Percival 11-3; J Hammel 14-7; J Beckett 84-55; H Okajima 22-12; J Masterson 30-15; M Delcarmen 27-21; J Lopez 31-16; M Timlin 19-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Sonnanstine 7-8; D Wheeler 1-2; G Balfour 1-1; C Bradford 3-0; J Howell 2-2; T Miller 0-3; T Percival 0-0; J Hammel 0-2; J Beckett 5-6; H Okajima 2-1; J Masterson 2-1; M Delcarmen 3-1; J Lopez 5-0; M Timlin 1-0.
Batters faced - A Sonnanstine 28; D Wheeler 4; G Balfour 5; C Bradford 4; J Howell 10; T Miller 3; T Percival 3; J Hammel 3; J Beckett 26; H Okajima 5; J Masterson 7; M Delcarmen 7; J Lopez 8; M Timlin 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Time: 5:02.
Attendance: 38,114.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
TAMPA BAY PITCHER TROY PERCIVAL LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE 14TH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 11, 2008 12:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Pena Carlos Pena
2-6, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Boston
D. Pedroia Dustin Pedroia
2-4
1 RBI