Boston 12, Tampa Bay 5
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(83-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 5 8 0
Boston 3 3 0 5 0 0 1 0 X 12 9 0
WP: J. Lester (16-8)
LP: J. Niemann (10-6)
(77-61)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford singled to right, B.J. Upton scored, C. Crawford to second advancing on throw
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, V. Martinez scored
- A. Beltre homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Boston
- V. Martinez singled to right, R. Kalish and D. Nava scored, J.D. Drew to third
- D. Ortiz doubled to left center, J.D. Drew scored, V. Martinez to third
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- S. Rodriguez singled, J. Bartlett scored, C. Crawford to third, C. Pena to second
Bot 4th: Boston
- J. Lowrie walked, D. Nava scored, V. Martinez to third, A. Beltre to second
- R. Kalish homered to deep right, V. Martinez, A. Beltre and J. Lowrie scored
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- B. Hawpe walked, D. Johnson scored, M. Joyce to third, W. Aybar to second
- D. Jennings walked, M. Joyce scored, W. Aybar to third, B. Hawpe to second
- C. Pena walked, W. Aybar scored, B. Hawpe to third, D. Jennings to second
Bot 7th: Boston
- Y. Navarro hit sacrifice fly to deep center, R. Kalish scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B.J. Upton cf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .235
    M. Joyce ph-lf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237
J. Bartlett ss 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .253
    W. Aybar ph-2b 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235
C. Crawford lf 2 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 .302
    B. Hawpe ph-rf 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .125
E. Longoria 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .294
    D. Jennings ph-cf 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .000
C. Pena 1b 1 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 .205
S. Rodriguez 2b 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 .263
    R. Brignac ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263
R. Baldelli dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .200
B. Zobrist rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .245
    D. Johnson ph-3b 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186
K. Shoppach c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .181
 Totals 34 5 8 5 0 6 12 2 18  
 Batting
RBI - C Crawford (73), B Hawpe (2), D Jennings (1), C Pena (78), S Rodriguez (39).
2-out RBI - S Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Rodriguez 1, R Baldelli 4.
GIDP - M Joyce.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (38, 2nd base off J Lester/V Martinez), C Crawford (42, 3rd base off J Lester/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (S Rodriguez-J Bartlett-C Pena).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Nava lf 3 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .250
    E. Patterson pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
J.D. Drew rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .255
    J. Reddick rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160
V. Martinez c 4 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 2 .288
    K. Cash c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 2 3 1 2 0 0 1 .262
A. Beltre 3b 3 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 .324
J. Lowrie 2b 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 5 .260
R. Kalish cf 3 3 2 4 1 1 0 2 0 .247
L. Anderson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
Y. Navarro ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 .111
 Totals 31 12 9 12 3 10 7 2 13  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz (32, A Sonnanstine).
HR - D Ortiz (28, 1st inning off J Niemann 1 on, 2 Out), A Beltre (26, 1st inning off J Niemann 0 on, 2 Out), R Kalish (3, 4th inning off A Sonnanstine 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - Y Navarro.
RBI - V Martinez 2 (59), D Ortiz 3 (87), A Beltre (93), J Lowrie (12), R Kalish 4 (14), Y Navarro (2).
2-out RBI - V Martinez 2, D Ortiz 3, A Beltre, J Lowrie, R Kalish 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lowrie 2.
GIDP - J Lowrie.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - R Kalish 2 (3, 2nd base off J Niemann/K Shoppach, 2nd base off G Balfour/K Shoppach).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Lowrie-Y Navarro-L Anderson).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niemann (L, 10-6) 1.2 4 6 6 3 4 2 1.27 4.28  
A. Sonnanstine 4.1 5 5 5 4 3 1 1.33 4.64  
G. Balfour 0.2 0 1 1 2 0 0 1.11 2.20  
L. Cormier 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.73 4.39  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lester (W, 16-8) 6.0 4 2 2 3 10 0 1.19 3.26  
R. Coello 0.1 3 3 3 2 0 0 15.00 81.00  
D. Richardson 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.91 2.45  
S. Atchison 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.26 3.91  
H. Okajima 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.91 5.30  
IBB - A Beltre 2 (by A Sonnanstine 2).
Pitches-strikes - J Niemann 65-37; A Sonnanstine 78-46; G Balfour 18-10; L Cormier 15-7; J Lester 94-59; R Coello 21-11; D Richardson 5-1; S Atchison 18-11; H Okajima 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Niemann 2-2; A Sonnanstine 7-5; G Balfour 1-1; L Cormier 1-2; J Lester 9-1; R Coello 0-1; D Richardson 0-0; S Atchison 1-2; H Okajima 2-0.
Batters faced - J Niemann 12; A Sonnanstine 21; G Balfour 4; L Cormier 5; J Lester 25; R Coello 6; D Richardson 1; S Atchison 5; H Okajima 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marty Foster. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 7, 2010 3:43 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
D. Johnson Dan Johnson
2-2
 Boston
R. Kalish Ryan Kalish
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI