Toronto 5, Boston 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 8 3
Boston 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 6 3
WP: R. Romero (15-10) S: F. Francisco (15)
LP: D. Bard (2-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Toronto
- E. Encarnacion singled to left center, E. Thames scored, J. Bautista to second
- K. Johnson singled to shallow left center, J. Bautista scored, E. Encarnacion to third
Bot 2nd: Boston
- R. Lavarnway safe at first on third baseman B. Lawrie's fielding error, D. Pedroia scored, K. Youkilis to second
- J. Varitek grounded out to second, K. Youkilis scored, R. Lavarnway to third
Bot 3rd: Boston
- M. Scutaro hit sacrifice fly to left center, J. Ellsbury scored
Bot 6th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez homered to deep right center
Top 8th: Toronto
- J.P. Arencibia grounded out to third, E. Encarnacion scored, K. Johnson to third, M. Teahen to second
- A. Loewen singled to second, K. Johnson and M. Teahen scored
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
M. McCoy ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .193
E. Thames lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .265
J. Bautista rf 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .304
A. Lind 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .252
E. Encarnacion dh 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 2 .279
K. Johnson 2b 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 .221
B. Lawrie 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .303
    M. Teahen 3b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
J.P. Arencibia c 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .219
A. Loewen cf 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 .357
 Totals 34 5 8 5 0 4 6 1 16  
 Batting
S - M Teahen.
RBI - E Encarnacion (51), K Johnson (5), J Arencibia (76), A Loewen 2 (3).
2-out RBI - E Encarnacion, K Johnson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Johnson 1, B Lawrie 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Lawrie (7, 3rd base off J Lackey/J Varitek).
Picked Off - A Loewen (1st base, F Morales).
 
 Fielding
E - B Lawrie (6, field 2); A Loewen (1, field).
DP - 2 (M McCoy, K Johnson-A Lind).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .320
M. Scutaro ss 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .291
A. Gonzalez 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .340
    L. Anderson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
K. Youkilis 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 .259
R. Lavarnway dh 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .259
    J. Reddick ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .295
C. Crawford lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .251
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .226
D. McDonald rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .206
 Totals 32 4 6 4 1 1 6 0 10  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (20, R Romero).
3B - J Ellsbury (5, R Romero).
HR - A Gonzalez (26, 6th inning off R Romero 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Scutaro.
RBI - M Scutaro (49), A Gonzalez (110), R Lavarnway (4), J Varitek (34).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D McDonald 1.
GIDP - M Scutaro.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - M Scutaro (13, field); J Varitek (1, throw); D Bard (1, throw).
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-L Anderson-K Youkilis).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Romero (W, 15-10) 8.0 6 4 3 1 4 1 1.16 3.02  
F. Francisco (S, 15) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.36 3.78  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lackey 5.1 7 2 2 1 4 0 1.59 6.19  
F. Morales (H, 7) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.16 3.25  
A. Aceves (H, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.12 2.85  
D. Bard (L, 2-8; BS, 5) 1.0 1 3 2 2 0 0 0.92 3.10  
J. Papelbon 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.89 2.61  
WP - R Romero.
HBP - B Lawrie (by J Lackey).
Pitches-strikes - R Romero 103-65; F Francisco 16-11; J Lackey 115-79; F Morales 9-7; A Aceves 15-7; D Bard 21-11; J Papelbon 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Romero 13-11; F Francisco 0-1; J Lackey 9-5; F Morales 1-0; A Aceves 1-1; D Bard 2-0; J Papelbon 1-0.
Batters faced - R Romero 31; F Francisco 3; J Lackey 26; F Morales 1; A Aceves 4; D Bard 6; J Papelbon 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Todd Tichenor. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to left.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 15, 2011 3:30 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
A. Loewen Adam Loewen
2-4
2 RBI
 Boston
A. Gonzalez Adrian Gonzalez
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI