Baltimore 4, Boston 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 11 0
Baltimore 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 7 2
WP: J. Johnson (6-5)
LP: J. Papelbon (4-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Boston
- D. Pedroia singled to shallow center, M. Aviles scored, J. Ellsbury to second
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- J.J. Hardy homered to deep left, N. Reimold scored
Top 4th: Boston
- M. Scutaro scored on balk
Top 5th: Boston
- D. Pedroia homered to deep left
Bot 9th: Baltimore
- N. Reimold ground rule double to deep right center, K. Hudson scored
- R. Andino singled to left, N. Reimold scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .321
D. Pedroia 2b 4 1 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 .307
D. Ortiz dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .309
    J. Gathright pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Gonzalez 1b 2 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 .338
R. Lavarnway c 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 .231
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .299
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
M. Aviles 3b 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .255
 Totals 35 3 11 2 1 6 2 1 18  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (26, A Simon); C Crawford (29, P Strop).
HR - D Pedroia (21, 5th inning off A Simon 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Pedroia 2 (91).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Lavarnway 2, J Drew 1, M Aviles 1.
GIDP - D Ortiz, R Lavarnway.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - J Ellsbury (39, 2nd base off J Johnson/M Wieters).
CS - M Aviles (4, 2nd base by A Simon/M Wieters).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Aviles-D Pedroia-A Gonzalez, M Scutaro-D Pedroia-A Gonzalez).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Andino 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .263
J.J. Hardy ss 3 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 2 .269
N. Markakis rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .284
    M. Angle lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .290
M. Wieters c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .262
A. Jones cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .280
M. Reynolds 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .221
C. Davis 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .266
    K. Hudson pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
N. Reimold lf-rf 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .247
 Totals 31 4 7 4 1 4 8 0 14  
 Batting
2B - J Hardy (27, J Lester); M Reynolds (27, J Lester); C Davis (12, J Papelbon); N Reimold (10, J Papelbon).
HR - J Hardy (30, 3rd inning off J Lester 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Andino (36), J Hardy 2 (80), N Reimold (45).
2-out RBI - R Andino, J Hardy 2, N Reimold.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hardy 1, V Guerrero 1, A Jones 1.
GIDP - V Guerrero, M Reynolds.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - M Reynolds (31, field); C Davis (8, field).
Outfield assists - A Jones 2.
DP - 2 (C Davis-J Hardy-M Reynolds, J Hardy-R Andino-M Reynolds).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Lester 6.0 4 2 2 4 5 1 1.26 3.47  
A. Aceves (H, 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.11 2.61  
D. Bard (H, 34) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.96 3.33  
J. Papelbon (L, 4-1; BS, 3) 0.2 3 2 2 0 2 0 0.93 2.94  
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Simon 4.1 6 3 3 3 2 1 1.45 4.90  
T. Patton 2.1 2 0 0 2 0 0 1.00 3.00  
W. Eyre 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.93 3.44  
P. Strop 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.05  
J. Johnson (W, 6-5) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.11 2.67  
IBB - A Gonzalez 3 (by A Simon, by T Patton, by J Johnson).
BALK - A Simon.
HBP - M Reynolds (by A Aceves); N Reimold (by A Aceves).
Pitches-strikes - J Lester 93-54; A Aceves 12-7; D Bard 9-6; J Papelbon 18-12; A Simon 87-53; T Patton 35-16; W Eyre 3-2; P Strop 15-9; J Johnson 23-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lester 11-3; A Aceves 1-1; D Bard 1-2; J Papelbon 0-1; A Simon 8-5; T Patton 3-3; W Eyre 1-0; P Strop 2-1; J Johnson 3-0.
Batters faced - J Lester 24; A Aceves 5; D Bard 3; J Papelbon 5; A Simon 21; T Patton 10; W Eyre 1; P Strop 4; J Johnson 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--John Hirschbeck. 1B--Scott Barry. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Wally Bell.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, right to left.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 12:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Pedroia Dustin Pedroia
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
J.J. Hardy J.J. Hardy
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI