Boston 3, LA Angels 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 1
Boston 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 9 0
WP: M. Delcarmen (1-0)
LP: S. Shields (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 5th: Boston
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to second, M. Kotsay scored, J. Varitek to second
- D. Pedroia doubled to deep left, J. Varitek scored
Top 8th: LA Angels
- T. Hunter singled to right, V. Guerrero and M. Teixeira scored
Bot 9th: Boston
- J. Lowrie singled to right, J. Bay scored
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333
G. Anderson lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .158
M. Teixeira 1b 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 .467
V. Guerrero dh 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .467
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 .389
M. Napoli c 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250
J. Rivera rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .125
    K. Morales ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
    R. Willits pr-rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Kendrick 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .118
E. Aybar ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .111
 Totals 31 2 6 2 4 4 8  
 Batting
2B - K Morales (1, J Masterson).
S - H Kendrick.
RBI - T Hunter 2 (5).
2-out RBI - T Hunter 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Guerrero 1, M Teixeira 1, H Kendrick 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - R Willits (1, Home by M Delcarmen/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - C Figgins (1, throw).
DP - 2 (H Kendrick-E Aybar-M Teixeira, E Aybar-M Teixeira).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 .333
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .059
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .235
K. Youkilis 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .222
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .286
J. Bay lf 3 1 2 0 1 0 2 .412
M. Kotsay 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .300
J. Lowrie ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .364
J. Varitek c 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .214
 Totals 34 3 9 3 1 4 11  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (1, J Lackey); J Bay (2, S Shields).
RBI - J Ellsbury (6), D Pedroia (1), J Lowrie (1).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia, J Lowrie.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 1, J Bay 1.
GIDP - M Kotsay, J Ellsbury.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
PB - J Varitek.
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Lackey 7.0 7 2 2 1 1 0 2.63
S. Shields (L, 0-1) 1.2 2 1 1 0 3 0 4.76
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Lester 7.0 4 0 0 2 4 0 0.00
H. Okajima (H, 2) 0.2 0 1 1 1 0 0 6.75
J. Masterson (BS, 1) 0.2 2 1 0 1 0 0 2.25
M. Delcarmen (W, 1-0) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Pitches-strikes - J Lackey 96-56; S Shields 25-17; J Lester 109-69; H Okajima 13-6; J Masterson 23-14; M Delcarmen 5-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lackey 15-6; S Shields 0-2; J Lester 10-7; H Okajima 2-0; J Masterson 1-1; M Delcarmen 1-0.
Batters faced - J Lackey 28; S Shields 7; J Lester 27; H Okajima 3; J Masterson 5; M Delcarmen 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Marty Foster. 3B--Tim Welke. LF--Bill Miller. RF--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:50.
Attendance: 38,785.
Weather: 50 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Oct 6, 2008 11:36 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
T. Hunter Torii Hunter
1-4
2 RBI
 Boston
J. Lowrie Jed Lowrie
2-4
1 RBI
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