Cleveland 4, Boston 3
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(79-77)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 8 0
Boston 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 12 0
WP: Z. Jackson (1-3) S: J. Lewis (12)
LP: J. Beckett (12-10)
(91-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Cleveland
- A. Cabrera walked, B. Francisco scored, R. Garko to third, K. Shoppach to second
Bot 3rd: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to deep left, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Ortiz to third
Top 5th: Cleveland
- J. Carroll singled to center, A. Cabrera scored
- S. Choo singled to center, J. Carroll scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right center
Bot 7th: Boston
- K. Youkilis doubled to deep left, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Ortiz to third
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .271
J. Carroll 3b 5 1 1 1 0 3 1 .273
S. Choo rf 5 1 1 1 0 1 0 .308
J. Peralta ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .272
T. Hafner dh 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 .203
B. Francisco lf 3 1 2 0 0 0 2 .272
R. Garko 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .267
K. Shoppach c 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .266
A. Cabrera 2b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .255
 Totals 34 4 8 4 2 9 11  
 Batting
2B - B Francisco 2 (32, J Beckett 2); J Peralta 2 (41, J Lopez, J Beckett).
RBI - A Cabrera (44), J Carroll (32), S Choo (60), T Hafner (24).
2-out RBI - A Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Shoppach 1, R Garko 1, G Sizemore 2.
GIDP - B Francisco.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Peralta-R Garko).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf-rf 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 .274
D. Pedroia 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .323
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 .265
K. Youkilis 3b 4 0 3 2 1 0 0 .312
J. Bay lf 4 0 2 0 1 2 4 .305
J. Lowrie ss 5 0 0 0 0 3 6 .260
M. Kotsay rf-1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .197
J. Varitek c 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .221
J. Bailey 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .268
    S. Casey ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .332
    C. Crisp pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
 Totals 37 3 12 3 5 8 17  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (28, Z Jackson); K Youkilis 2 (43, R Betancourt, Z Jackson); J Bay (12, J Lewis).
HR - D Ortiz (23, 5th inning off Z Jackson 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Youkilis 2 (109), D Ortiz (88).
2-out RBI - K Youkilis, D Ortiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Kotsay 2, J Bay 3, J Lowrie 2.
GIDP - J Ellsbury.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Lowrie-D Pedroia-J Bailey).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Jackson (W, 1-3) 6.0 6 2 2 4 4 1 6.04
R. Perez (H, 25) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.36
R. Betancourt (H, 12) 1.2 2 0 0 1 2 0 5.11
J. Lewis (S, 12) 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.84
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (L, 12-10) 6.0 7 4 4 1 6 0 4.03
J. Lopez 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.47
J. Masterson 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.19
H. Okajima 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.72
WP - J Beckett.
IBB - J Bay (by R Betancourt).
HBP - R Garko (by J Beckett); K Shoppach (by J Beckett); B Francisco (by J Beckett).
Pitches-strikes - Z Jackson 95-55; R Perez 6-6; R Betancourt 29-16; J Lewis 12-11; J Beckett 105-67; J Lopez 10-6; J Masterson 9-7; H Okajima 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Jackson 7-6; R Perez 1-0; R Betancourt 2-1; J Lewis 0-1; J Beckett 9-3; J Lopez 1-0; J Masterson 4-0; H Okajima 1-0.
Batters faced - Z Jackson 27; R Perez 3; R Betancourt 7; J Lewis 5; J Beckett 29; J Lopez 3; J Masterson 4; H Okajima 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Dreckman. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 37,828.
Weather: 57 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
BOSTON OUTFIELDER JACOBY ELLSBURY EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
KANSAS CITY SECOND BASEMEN ALBERTO CALLASPO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIFTH INNING.

Updated on Monday, Sep 22, 2008 10:24 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
A. Cabrera Asdrubal Cabrera
2-3
1 RBI
 Boston
K. Youkilis Kevin Youkilis
3-4
2 RBI