Boston 13, Texas 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 4 1 0 1 1 2 2 2 0 13 16 0
Texas 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 0
WP: J. Beckett (11-5)
LP: M. Harrison (10-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Boston
- D. Pedroia singled to left, J. Ellsbury scored, A. Gonzalez to second
- D. Ortiz singled to shallow right, A. Gonzalez scored, D. Pedroia to third
- C. Crawford doubled to shallow right, D. Pedroia and D. Ortiz scored, C. Crawford to third advancing on throw
Top 2nd: Boston
- D. Pedroia singled to shallow left, J. Ellsbury scored, A. Gonzalez to second
Top 4th: Boston
- M. Scutaro doubled to left center, D. McDonald scored
Bot 4th: Texas
- M. Napoli homered to deep left
Top 5th: Boston
- C. Crawford hit sacrifice fly to right, D. Ortiz scored
Top 6th: Boston
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep right, D. McDonald scored
Top 7th: Boston
- C. Crawford homered to deep center, J. Lowrie scored
Top 8th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez homered to deep right, M. Scutaro scored
Bot 8th: Texas
- M. Napoli singled to left, E. Andrus scored, C. Gentry to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 3 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 .315
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 .272
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 2 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 .347
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .307
    M. Aviles 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235
D. Ortiz dh 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 .301
J. Lowrie 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267
C. Crawford lf 3 1 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 .255
    J. Reddick lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
J. Varitek c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .229
    R. Lavarnway c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304
D. McDonald rf 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .198
 Totals 40 13 16 13 3 2 9 1 9  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (12, M Harrison); D Ortiz (31, M Harrison); C Crawford (19, M Harrison).
HR - J Ellsbury (23, 6th inning off Y Tateyama 1 on, 0 Out), A Gonzalez (21, 8th inning off D O'Day 1 on, 1 Out), C Crawford (9, 7th inning off D O'Day 1 on, 1 Out).
S - J Lowrie.
SF - C Crawford.
RBI - J Ellsbury 2 (81), M Scutaro (30), A Gonzalez 2 (99), D Pedroia 2 (69), D Ortiz (80), C Crawford 5 (46).
2-out RBI - D Pedroia, C Crawford 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Pedroia 1, D Ortiz 1, J Varitek 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (35, 2nd base off M Harrison/M Napoli).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .246
E. Andrus ss 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .270
J. Hamilton lf 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 .301
    C. Gentry pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
M. Young 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .337
M. Napoli c 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 3 .294
M. Moreland 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .276
D. Murphy rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .240
E. Chavez cf-lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
O. Quintanilla 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .050
 Totals 33 2 6 2 1 3 7 1 15  
 Batting
HR - M Napoli (22, 4th inning off J Beckett 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Napoli 2 (55).
2-out RBI - M Napoli 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Andrus 1, M Napoli 1, M Moreland 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Hamilton (8, 2nd base off J Beckett/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Hamilton.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 11-5) 6.0 4 1 1 2 4 1 0.97 2.43  
F. Morales 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.17 3.52  
M. Albers 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.36 3.74  
J. Papelbon 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 2.91  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Harrison (L, 10-9) 5.0 11 7 7 1 4 0 1.31 3.59  
Y. Tateyama 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 0.87 2.77  
D. O'Day 2.0 3 4 4 1 5 2 1.54 5.93  
M. Lowe 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.55 3.49  
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 110-67; F Morales 12-9; M Albers 22-12; J Papelbon 15-9; M Harrison 93-64; Y Tateyama 18-13; D O'Day 40-27; M Lowe 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 9-7; F Morales 0-1; M Albers 2-2; J Papelbon 0-1; M Harrison 7-6; Y Tateyama 2-2; D O'Day 1-2; M Lowe 2-1.
Batters faced - J Beckett 24; F Morales 3; M Albers 6; J Papelbon 3; M Harrison 26; Y Tateyama 5; D O'Day 10; M Lowe 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana DeMuth. 1B--Kerwin Danley. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 104 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 24, 2011 11:23 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
C. Crawford Carl Crawford
2-3, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Texas
M. Napoli Mike Napoli
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI