Kansas City 5, Boston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(89-61)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 0
Kansas City 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 9 1
WP: Z. Greinke (15-8) S: J. Soria (28)
LP: P. Byrd (1-2)
(63-88)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- M. Jacobs walked, D. DeJesus scored, M. Maier to third, B. Butler to second
- A. Callaspo singled to shallow right, M. Maier scored, B. Butler to third, M. Jacobs to second
- M. Teahen grounded out to second, B. Butler scored, M. Jacobs to third, A. Callaspo to second
- A. Gordon singled to shallow left, M. Jacobs and A. Callaspo scored
Top 8th: Boston
- V. Martinez grounded out to first, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Pedroia to third
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 .302
D. Pedroia 2b 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 .298
V. Martinez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .299
K. Youkilis 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .305
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .232
J. Bay lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .267
J.D. Drew rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .265
J. Varitek c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .210
    C. Kotchman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
A. Gonzalez ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .293
    J. Reddick ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    J. Lowrie ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158
    M. Lowell ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .292
 Totals 30 1 2 1 0 6 9 2 16  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (45, Z Greinke).
RBI - V Martinez (101).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ellsbury 1, K Youkilis 2, M Lowell 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (64, 3rd base off R Colon/M Olivo), D Pedroia (19, 2nd base off R Colon/M Olivo).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Gonzalez-V Martinez).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus lf 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .283
M. Maier cf-rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
B. Butler 1b 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .299
M. Jacobs dh 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 .229
A. Callaspo 2b-3b 3 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 .302
M. Teahen rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 .272
    J. Anderson cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
M. Olivo c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .251
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .227
    L. Hernandez 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237
 Totals 32 5 9 5 0 4 1 0 15  
 Batting
RBI - M Jacobs (59), A Callaspo (70), M Teahen (47), A Gordon 2 (18).
2-out RBI - A Gordon 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teahen 2, A Gordon 1.
GIDP - M Teahen.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - B Butler (10, field).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P. Byrd (L, 1-2) 6.2 9 5 5 4 0 0 1.89 6.04  
M. Delcarmen 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.62 4.31  
M. Bowden 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.62 7.88  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
Z. Greinke (W, 15-8) 6.0 2 0 0 3 5 0 1.06 2.08  
R. Colon 2.0 0 1 1 2 2 0 1.43 4.72  
J. Wright 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.49 4.50  
J. Soria (S, 28) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.10 2.34  
BALK - R Colon.
Pitches-strikes - P Byrd 101-60; M Delcarmen 2-1; M Bowden 10-6; Z Greinke 91-53; R Colon 32-16; J Wright 17-7; J Soria 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Byrd 11-14; M Delcarmen 0-1; M Bowden 0-2; Z Greinke 3-10; R Colon 2-2; J Wright 1-0; J Soria 0-1.
Batters faced - P Byrd 32; M Delcarmen 1; M Bowden 3; Z Greinke 23; R Colon 8; J Wright 4; J Soria 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Tim McClelland.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 23, 2009 5:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
V. Martinez Victor Martinez
1-4
1 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Callaspo Alberto Callaspo
3-3
1 RBI