Tampa Bay 9, Boston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(85-61)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2
Tampa Bay 3 0 1 0 4 0 1 0 X 9 12 0
WP: J. Shields (15-10)
LP: J. Lester (15-7)
(81-64)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist singled to shallow left, D. Jennings and B.J. Upton scored, E. Longoria to second
- S. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to right center, E. Longoria scored
Top 3rd: Boston
- M. Scutaro homered to deep left center
Bot 3rd: Tampa Bay
- S. Rodriguez doubled to left, J. Damon scored
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton homered to deep left center, C. Kotchman, J. Lobaton and D. Jennings scored
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist grounded into fielder's choice, B.J. Upton to third, E. Longoria out at second, B.J. Upton scored on second baseman D. Pedroia's fielding error
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .317
D. Pedroia 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .296
    N. Spears ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Gonzalez 1b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .339
    C. Jackson ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .313
J. Reddick rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .298
C. Crawford lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
    D. McDonald lf 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .203
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
    R. Lavarnway c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .292
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .287
M. Aviles 3b 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
 Totals 32 1 7 1 1 3 6 0 16  
 Batting
HR - M Scutaro (6, 3rd inning off J Shields 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Scutaro (46).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reddick 2.
GIDP - J Varitek.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
Picked Off - M Aviles (1st base, J Shields).
 
 Fielding
E - D Pedroia (6, field); M Scutaro (12, throw).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jennings lf 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .295
B.J. Upton cf 4 3 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 .232
E. Longoria 3b 2 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 2 .241
B. Zobrist 2b 5 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 4 .271
J. Damon dh 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .260
S. Rodriguez ss 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .217
C. Kotchman 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .314
J. Lobaton c 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 .105
B. Guyer rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 .192
 Totals 35 9 12 8 1 7 4 0 24  
 Batting
2B - B Upton (21, J Lester); J Damon (27, F Doubront); S Rodriguez (20, J Lester).
3B - J Damon (7, J Lester).
HR - B Upton (20, 5th inning off M Albers 3 on, 2 Out).
S - S Rodriguez.
SF - S Rodriguez.
RBI - B Upton 4 (71), B Zobrist 2 (79), S Rodriguez 2 (32).
2-out RBI - B Upton 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 1, J Damon 1, S Rodriguez 2, J Lobaton 1, B Guyer 3.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Zobrist-S Rodriguez-C Kotchman).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lester (L, 15-7) 4.0 8 4 4 3 2 0 1.22 3.07  
M. Bowden 0.2 1 3 3 2 1 0 1.69 5.06  
M. Albers 1.1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1.46 4.53  
F. Doubront 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 2.32 8.59  
F. Morales 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.19 3.33  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Shields (W, 15-10) 8.1 7 1 1 3 5 1 1.03 2.70  
D. De La Rosa 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.20 10.80  
WP - J Lester, M Bowden.
HBP - C Kotchman (by M Albers).
Pitches-strikes - J Lester 112-68; M Bowden 31-16; M Albers 23-12; F Doubront 26-13; F Morales 10-5; J Shields 121-79; D De La Rosa 9-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lester 9-4; M Bowden 1-0; M Albers 3-1; F Doubront 3-1; F Morales 1-2; J Shields 11-10; D De La Rosa 0-1.
Batters faced - J Lester 23; M Bowden 5; M Albers 8; F Doubront 6; F Morales 3; J Shields 33; D De La Rosa 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana DeMuth. 1B--Kerwin Danley. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Doug Eddings.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome or roof closed.
Wind: -1 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Monday, Sep 12, 2011 3:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Scutaro Marco Scutaro
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
B.J. Upton B.J. Upton
4-4, 1 HR
4 RBI