Boston 9, NY Yankees 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 5 6 0
Boston 0 0 2 0 2 3 0 2 X 9 12 1
WP: J. Beckett (12-5)
LP: P. Hughes (4-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to shallow center, E. Nunez scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- D. Pedroia grounded out to third, M. Scutaro scored
- J. Lowrie singled to shallow right, J. Ellsbury scored, D. Ortiz to third
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Ortiz homered to deep center, A. Gonzalez scored
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano doubled to center, M. Teixeira scored
- E. Chavez doubled to shallow right, R. Cano scored, N. Swisher to third, N. Swisher scored, E. Chavez to third on right fielder J. Reddick's fielding error
- E. Nunez hit sacrifice fly to center, E. Chavez scored
Bot 6th: Boston
- J. Varitek doubled to shallow left, J. Reddick scored
- J. Ellsbury homered to left, J. Varitek scored
Bot 8th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep right center, J. Reddick scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 .265
D. Jeter ss 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .295
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .273
M. Teixeira 1b 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .247
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .306
N. Swisher rf 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .270
E. Chavez dh 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .277
E. Nunez 3b 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .269
F. Cervelli c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
 Totals 31 5 6 4 0 3 11 1 7  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (37, J Beckett); E Chavez (6, J Beckett); E Nunez (14, J Beckett).
S - D Jeter.
SF - E Nunez.
RBI - D Jeter (49), R Cano (97), E Chavez (18), E Nunez (28).
2-out RBI - D Jeter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (14, 2nd base off J Beckett/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Teixeira-D Jeter).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 2 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .313
D. Pedroia 2b 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .308
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .341
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 1 .313
J. Lowrie 3b 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .271
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .253
J. Reddick rf 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .282
J. Varitek c 4 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 1 .240
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .272
 Totals 35 9 12 9 3 3 6 0 11  
 Batting
2B - J Ellsbury (35, P Hughes); C Crawford (20, P Hughes); J Reddick (13, L Ayala); J Varitek (10, P Hughes).
HR - J Ellsbury (24, 6th inning off B Logan 1 on, 2 Out), D Ortiz (28, 5th inning off P Hughes 1 on, 2 Out), J Varitek (10, 8th inning off L Ayala 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Ellsbury 2 (84), D Pedroia (72), D Ortiz 2 (88), J Lowrie (29), J Varitek 3 (32).
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury 2, D Ortiz 2, J Lowrie.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gonzalez 1, C Crawford 1, J Varitek 1.
GIDP - C Crawford.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Reddick (4, field).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P. Hughes (L, 4-5) 5.2 8 6 6 2 4 1 1.55 6.75  
B. Logan 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 1.25 2.80  
L. Ayala 1.2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1.38 1.97  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 12-5) 7.0 6 5 4 3 8 0 0.98 2.54  
D. Bard (H, 31) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.81 2.03  
J. Papelbon 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.90 2.80  
WP - B Logan, J Beckett.
IBB - D Ortiz (by P Hughes).
HBP - M Teixeira (by J Beckett).
Pitches-strikes - P Hughes 100-62; B Logan 15-8; L Ayala 21-13; J Beckett 112-72; D Bard 13-8; J Papelbon 7-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Hughes 4-13; B Logan 2-1; L Ayala 2-1; J Beckett 5-8; D Bard 2-0; J Papelbon 0-1.
Batters faced - P Hughes 27; B Logan 4; L Ayala 7; J Beckett 31; D Bard 3; J Papelbon 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian O'Nora. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Ed Rapuano.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, in from right.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 1, 2011 3:41 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter Derek Jeter
2-3
1 RBI
 Boston
J. Varitek Jason Varitek
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI