Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 4 0 0 7 1 1 0 0 0 13 11 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 7 0
WP: D. Matsuzaka (17-2)
LP: S. Kazmir (11-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- C. Crisp walked
- D. Pedroia walked, C. Crisp to second
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, C. Crisp and D. Pedroia scored
- K. Youkilis flied out to left
- M. Lowell homered to deep left
- J. Bay struck out swinging
- J. Lowrie flied out to center

4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura flied out to left
- J. Bartlett struck out swinging
- C. Pena singled to center
- E. Longoria walked, C. Pena to second
- C. Floyd lined out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek hit by pitch
- J. Ellsbury grounded into fielder's choice, J. Varitek out at second
- J. Ellsbury caught stealing, pitcher to first to second
- C. Crisp walked
- D. Pedroia fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro flied out to center
- E. Hinske struck out swinging
- G. Gross popped out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- D. Ortiz fouled out to catcher
- K. Youkilis flied out to right center
- M. Lowell struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- F. Perez struck out looking
- A. Iwamura homered to deep left
- J. Bartlett grounded out to second
- C. Pena grounded out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 4, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 4th: Boston
- J. Bay homered to deep center
- J. Lowrie walked
- J. Varitek homered to deep left, J. Lowrie scored
- J. Ellsbury singled to first
- C. Crisp doubled to right center
- M. Talbot relieved S. Kazmir
- D. Pedroia singled to right, J. Ellsbury scored, C. Crisp to third
- D. Ortiz grounded into fielder's choice, C. Crisp scored, D. Pedroia out at second
- K. Youkilis homered to deep left, D. Ortiz scored
- M. Lowell grounded out to third
- J. Bay struck out swinging

7 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors
Boston 11, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria hit by pitch
- C. Floyd flied out to right
- D. Navarro struck out swinging
- E. Hinske struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 11, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 5th: Boston
- J. Lowrie walked
- J. Varitek grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, J. Lowrie out at second
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep right
- C. Crisp walked
- D. Pedroia flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 12, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- G. Gross walked
- F. Perez singled to first, G. Gross to second
- W. Aybar hit for A. Iwamura
- W. Aybar flied out to left
- B. Zobrist hit for J. Bartlett
- B. Zobrist struck out swinging
- D. Johnson hit for C. Pena
- D. Johnson struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 12, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 6th: Boston
- W. Aybar at second
- B. Zobrist at shortstop
- D. Johnson at first
- J. Gomes in left field
- J. Jaso catching
- E. Hinske at third
- J. Ruggiano in right field
- D. Ortiz doubled to left
- C. Carter ran for D. Ortiz
- K. Youkilis singled to left, C. Carter scored
- M. Lowell hit by pitch, K. Youkilis to second
- A. Cora ran for M. Lowell
- J. Bay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, K. Youkilis to third, A. Cora out at second
- J. Lowrie walked
- J. Van Every hit for J. Varitek
- J. Van Every struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- C. Carter at designated hitter
- A. Cora at shortstop
- D. Ross catching
- J. Lowrie at third
- J. Van Every in right field
- J. Ellsbury in left field
- C. Smith relieved D. Matsuzaka
- J. Jaso singled to right
- C. Floyd flied out to center
- J. Ruggiano homered to deep right, J. Jaso scored
- E. Hinske grounded out to first
- J. Gomes struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 7th: Boston
- J. Salas relieved M. Talbot
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to second
- C. Crisp grounded out to first
- K. Cash hit for D. Pedroia
- D. Pedroia walked
- C. Carter lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- K. Cash at third
- A. Cora at second
- J. Lowrie at shortstop
- F. Perez struck out swinging
- W. Aybar singled to right
- B. Zobrist flied out to left
- D. Johnson homered to deep right, W. Aybar scored
- J. Jaso struck out looking

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 8th: Boston
- J. Bailey hit for K. Youkilis
- K. Youkilis struck out swinging
- A. Cora walked
- D. Ross flied out to left
- J. Lowrie flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Bailey at first
- M. Timlin relieved C. Smith
- C. Floyd grounded out to second
- J. Ruggiano walked
- E. Hinske grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Ruggiano out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 9th: Boston
- M. Hernandez at designated hitter
- J. Hammel relieved J. Salas
- J. Van Every struck out swinging
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to first
- C. Crisp lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- D. Pauley relieved M. Timlin
- J. Gomes struck out looking
- F. Perez grounded out to first
- W. Aybar walked
- B. Zobrist grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 13, Tampa Bay 5
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Ortiz David Ortiz
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Ruggiano Justin Ruggiano
1-1, 1 HR
2 RBI