Boston 8, Baltimore 7
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 2 3 0 2 0 1 0 8 11 0
Baltimore 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 2 1 7 13 0
WP: A. Aceves (10-2) S: J. Papelbon (31)
LP: Z. Britton (11-11)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Baltimore
- V. Guerrero doubled to left center, N. Markakis scored
Top 3rd: Boston
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep right center, M. Scutaro scored
Top 4th: Boston
- R. Lavarnway homered to deep left, D. Ortiz and A. Gonzalez scored
Bot 4th: Baltimore
- M. Wieters homered to deep center, V. Guerrero scored
Top 6th: Boston
- M. Scutaro homered to deep left center, C. Crawford scored
Bot 6th: Baltimore
- A. Jones homered to deep right center
Top 8th: Boston
- R. Lavarnway homered to deep left center
Bot 8th: Baltimore
- C. Davis singled to shallow center, M. Wieters scored
- N. Reimold tripled to right, C. Davis scored
Bot 9th: Baltimore
- M. Wieters grounded out to catcher, J.J. Hardy scored, M. Angle to second
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .322
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .304
D. Ortiz dh 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .307
J. Lowrie 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .252
A. Gonzalez 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .338
R. Lavarnway c 4 2 2 4 2 0 0 0 3 .265
D. McDonald rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
    J.D. Drew ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .221
C. Crawford lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .255
M. Scutaro ss 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .297
 Totals 37 8 11 8 4 3 6 0 11  
 Batting
2B - D McDonald (6, Z Britton); M Scutaro (25, Z Britton).
3B - C Crawford (7, J Berken).
HR - J Ellsbury (32, 3rd inning off Z Britton 1 on, 2 Out), R Lavarnway 2 (2, 4th inning off Z Britton 2 on, 1 Out, 8th inning off Z Phillips 0 on, 0 Out), M Scutaro (7, 6th inning off J Berken 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Ellsbury 2 (105), R Lavarnway 4 (8), M Scutaro 2 (54).
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Lavarnway 2, M Scutaro 1.
GIDP - D Ortiz.
Team LOB - 5.
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Andino 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .263
J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .267
N. Markakis rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .285
V. Guerrero dh 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .292
    M. Angle pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177
M. Wieters c 5 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 2 .264
A. Jones cf 5 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .281
M. Reynolds 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2 .220
C. Davis 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .265
N. Reimold lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .246
 Totals 39 7 13 7 2 3 8 0 13  
 Batting
2B - N Markakis (31, A Aceves); V Guerrero (30, E Bedard); A Jones (26, E Bedard).
3B - N Reimold (3, D Bard).
HR - M Wieters (22, 4th inning off E Bedard 1 on, 0 Out), A Jones (25, 6th inning off A Aceves 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - V Guerrero (63), M Wieters 3 (68), A Jones (83), C Davis (19), N Reimold (44).
2-out RBI - V Guerrero, C Davis, N Reimold.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Andino 2, V Guerrero 1, M Wieters 1, A Jones 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - A Jones (4, 3rd base by E Bedard/R Lavarnway).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Andino-J Hardy-M Reynolds).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
E. Bedard 3.1 5 3 3 3 6 1 1.28 3.62  
A. Aceves (W, 10-2) 3.2 3 1 1 0 1 1 1.12 2.63  
D. Bard 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 0.97 3.38  
J. Papelbon (S, 31) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0.90 2.69  
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
Z. Britton (L, 11-11) 4.1 7 5 5 2 2 2 1.45 4.61  
J. Berken 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 1.79 5.36  
Z. Phillips 2.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.00 1.12  
J. Accardo 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.62 5.73  
K. Gregg 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.64 4.37  
WP - Z Britton.
Pitches-strikes - E Bedard 84-48; A Aceves 36-27; D Bard 25-18; J Papelbon 28-21; Z Britton 84-45; J Berken 25-16; Z Phillips 34-25; J Accardo 3-2; K Gregg 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Bedard 2-3; A Aceves 4-7; D Bard 2-2; J Papelbon 5-0; Z Britton 5-8; J Berken 0-4; Z Phillips 2-4; J Accardo 1-0; K Gregg 2-1.
Batters faced - E Bedard 17; A Aceves 14; D Bard 6; J Papelbon 5; Z Britton 21; J Berken 6; Z Phillips 8; J Accardo 1; K Gregg 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Weather: 76 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 8 mph, in from right.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2011 4:08 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
R. Lavarnway Ryan Lavarnway
2-4, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Baltimore
M. Wieters Matt Wieters
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI