Boston 12, Cleveland 7
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 0 7 8 0
Boston 3 1 0 1 2 5 0 0 X 12 11 0
WP: M. Bowden (1-1)
LP: T. Ohka (1-5)
(95-67)
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Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
- L. Valbuena homered to deep right center
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz singled to shallow center, J. Ellsbury and V. Martinez scored, K. Youkilis to third
- J. Bay hit sacrifice fly to left, K. Youkilis scored
Bot 2nd: Boston
- A. Gonzalez homered to left
Top 3rd: Cleveland
- M. LaPorta walked, C. Gimenez scored, N. Romero to third, T. Crowe to second
- J. Peralta singled to shallow center, N. Romero and T. Crowe scored, M. LaPorta to second
- A. Marte doubled to left center, M. LaPorta and J. Peralta scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- J.D. Drew homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to left, J. Gathright scored
Bot 6th: Boston
- C. Gimenez homered to deep right center
- J. Lowrie homered to deep right, J. Gathright, G. Kottaras and J. Varitek scored
Top 7th: Cleveland
- M. Brantley singled to shortstop, T. Crowe scored
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
L. Valbuena 2b 5 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .250
T. Crowe cf-rf 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235
M. LaPorta rf 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .254
    M. Brantley ph-cf 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .312
J. Peralta 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .254
K. Shoppach dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .214
A. Marte 1b 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .232
W. Toregas c 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .176
C. Gimenez lf 3 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 .144
N. Romero ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
 Totals 35 7 8 7 1 3 12 0 10  
 Batting
2B - T Crowe (9, M Bowden); A Marte (6, C Buchholz); W Toregas (1, M Bowden).
HR - L Valbuena (10, 1st inning off C Buchholz 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - L Valbuena (31), M LaPorta (21), M Brantley (11), J Peralta 2 (83), A Marte 2 (25).
2-out RBI - M Brantley, A Marte 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Toregas 1, C Gimenez 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .301
    J. Gathright pr-cf 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312
D. Pedroia 2b 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .296
    G. Kottaras 3b 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
V. Martinez c 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .303
    J. Varitek c 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .209
    D. Brown c 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333
K. Youkilis 3b 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .305
    J. Lowrie 3b-2b 3 1 1 4 1 0 1 0 2 .147
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 0 2 .238
J. Bay lf 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .267
    J. Reddick lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .169
J.D. Drew rf 3 2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 .279
    B. Anderson rf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .243
C. Kotchman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .218
A. Gonzalez ss 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .284
 Totals 35 12 11 12 5 5 7 1 8  
 Batting
HR - D Pedroia (15, 5th inning off T Ohka 1 on, 0 Out), J Lowrie (2, 6th inning off C Perez 3 on, 2 Out), J Drew 2 (24, 4th inning off T Ohka 0 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off R Perez 0 on, 0 Out), A Gonzalez (5, 2nd inning off T Ohka 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Bay.
RBI - D Pedroia 2 (72), J Lowrie 4 (11), D Ortiz 2 (99), J Bay (119), J Drew 2 (68), A Gonzalez (15).
2-out RBI - J Lowrie 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 1, A Gonzalez 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (70, 2nd base off T Ohka/W Toregas).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
T. Ohka (L, 1-5) 5.0 6 7 7 2 4 3 1.35 5.96  
R. Perez 0.2 3 4 4 1 1 1 1.90 7.31  
C. Perez 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1.08 4.32  
J. Todd 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.84 7.40  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Buchholz 3.0 5 6 6 2 6 1 1.38 4.21  
R. Ramirez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.33 2.84  
M. Bowden (W, 1-1) 2.2 3 1 1 0 2 0 1.81 9.56  
D. Bard 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.28 3.65  
F. Cabrera 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.06 8.44  
J. Papelbon 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.15 1.85  
WP - T Ohka.
Pitches-strikes - T Ohka 95-67; R Perez 30-18; C Perez 24-15; J Todd 21-14; C Buchholz 70-41; R Ramirez 10-9; M Bowden 41-24; D Bard 12-8; F Cabrera 8-5; J Papelbon 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Ohka 4-11; R Perez 1-3; C Perez 1-3; J Todd 1-2; C Buchholz 3-4; R Ramirez 0-1; M Bowden 6-3; D Bard 1-0; F Cabrera 0-0; J Papelbon 0-3.
Batters faced - T Ohka 24; R Perez 6; C Perez 6; J Todd 5; C Buchholz 16; R Ramirez 3; M Bowden 11; D Bard 4; F Cabrera 1; J Papelbon 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Scott Barry. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Angel Hernandez.

Updated on Monday, Oct 5, 2009 3:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cleveland
T. Crowe Trevor Crowe
2-5
 Boston
J.D. Drew J.D. Drew
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI