Boston 9, Oakland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(60-73)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Oakland 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 8 1
Boston 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 X 9 13 1
WP: J. Lester (14-6)
LP: G. Moscoso (6-8)
(82-51)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- D. Pedroia singled to shallow left, M. Scutaro scored, D. Pedroia out at second
Top 2nd: Oakland
- B. Allen homered to left center
Bot 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep right center, J. Reddick scored
- J. Ellsbury doubled to left, M. Aviles scored
Top 3rd: Oakland
- C. Crisp hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Weeks scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- D. Ortiz doubled to deep center, A. Gonzalez and D. Pedroia scored, D. Ortiz to third on shortstop C. Pennington's fielding error
- C. Crawford hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 4th: Boston
- M. Scutaro singled to shallow center, M. Aviles scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- J. Varitek singled, D. Ortiz scored
Top 9th: Oakland
- C. Pennington singled to shallow right, K. Suzuki scored, S. Sizemore to third, J. Weeks to second
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Weeks 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 3 2 .294
C. Pennington ss 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 .266
C. Crisp cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 .268
J. Willingham dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250
B. Allen 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 2 .336
C. Jackson lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .252
K. Suzuki c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .236
R. Sweeney rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
S. Sizemore 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .248
 Totals 35 3 8 3 1 3 5 4 14  
 Batting
2B - K Suzuki (22, M Bowden).
HR - B Allen (3, 2nd inning off J Lester 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - C Crisp.
RBI - C Pennington (45), C Crisp (44), B Allen (7).
2-out RBI - C Pennington.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pennington 1, C Crisp 2, J Willingham 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Weeks 3 (19, 2nd base off J Lester/J Varitek, 3rd base off J Lester/J Varitek, 2nd base off J Lester/J Varitek), C Pennington (9, 2nd base off J Lester/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - C Pennington (18, field).
DP - 1 (J Weeks-C Pennington-B Allen).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .312
M. Scutaro ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 .271
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .347
D. Pedroia 2b 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 .307
D. Ortiz dh 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .309
C. Crawford lf 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .252
J. Reddick rf 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .285
J. Varitek c 4 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 .234
M. Aviles 3b 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .244
 Totals 34 9 13 9 1 3 2 1 10  
 Batting
2B - J Ellsbury (33, G Moscoso); M Scutaro (13, G Moscoso); A Gonzalez (39, G Moscoso); D Ortiz 2 (34, G Moscoso, C Breslow).
HR - J Varitek (9, 2nd inning off G Moscoso 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - C Crawford.
RBI - J Ellsbury (82), M Scutaro (32), D Pedroia (71), D Ortiz 2 (84), C Crawford (47), J Varitek 3 (29).
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury, D Pedroia, J Varitek 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 3.
GIDP - D Ortiz.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - M Aviles (14, 2nd base off G Moscoso/K Suzuki).
 
 Fielding
E - M Scutaro (10, field).
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
G. Moscoso (L, 6-8) 4.0 9 8 7 2 0 1 1.24 3.80  
C. Breslow 1.0 3 1 1 1 0 0 1.67 4.24  
J. Blevins 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.64 3.80  
F. De Los Santos 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.30 3.28  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lester (W, 14-6) 6.0 3 2 1 2 4 1 1.19 3.09  
D. Wheeler 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 3.80  
M. Bowden 2.0 4 1 1 1 1 0 1.78 2.00  
Pitches-strikes - G Moscoso 93-59; C Breslow 30-19; J Blevins 26-17; F De Los Santos 10-7; J Lester 87-53; D Wheeler 12-9; M Bowden 42-28.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Moscoso 5-11; C Breslow 2-2; J Blevins 3-1; F De Los Santos 2-0; J Lester 10-6; D Wheeler 2-1; M Bowden 2-4.
Batters faced - G Moscoso 22; C Breslow 7; J Blevins 6; F De Los Santos 3; J Lester 24; D Wheeler 4; M Bowden 11.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Marvin Hudson. 1B--Chris Conroy. 2B--Tim McClelland. 3B--Brian Runge.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, out to center.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 28, 2011 3:01 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Oakland
B. Allen Brandon Allen
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
J. Varitek Jason Varitek
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI