Boston 4, Kansas City 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 1
Boston 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 X 4 10 1
WP: J. Lester (8-10) S: A. Bailey (1)
LP: K. Herrera (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Kansas City
- L. Cain singled
- A. Escobar lined out to right
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- B. Butler struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- P. Ciriaco singled to center
- J. Ellsbury singled, P. Ciriaco to second
- D. Pedroia grounded out to pitcher, P. Ciriaco to third, J. Ellsbury to second
- D. Ortiz singled to shallow center, P. Ciriaco and J. Ellsbury scored
- C. Ross grounded into double play shortstop to first, D. Ortiz out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 2

  Top 2nd: Kansas City
- J. Francoeur flied out to shallow center
- M. Moustakas grounded out to first
- B. Pena struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 2

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- R. Lavarnway singled to left center
- M. Gomez struck out looking
- M. Aviles grounded into fielder's choice, R. Lavarnway out at second, M. Aviles to second on second baseman J. Giavotella's fielding error
- S. Podsednik singled to shallow left, M. Aviles to third
- P. Ciriaco popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 0, Boston 2

  Top 3rd: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer homered to deep left center
- J. Giavotella safe at first on shortstop M. Aviles' fielding error
- L. Cain grounded into double play shortstop to first, J. Giavotella out at second
- A. Escobar walked
- A. Gordon doubled to left, A. Escobar scored
- B. Butler grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Kansas City 2, Boston 2

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- J. Ellsbury singled to shortstop
- J. Ellsbury caught stealing, catcher to second
- D. Pedroia struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz doubled to right center
- C. Ross flied out to center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 2, Boston 2

  Top 4th: Kansas City
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- M. Moustakas walked
- B. Pena singled to shallow right, M. Moustakas to second
- E. Hosmer walked, M. Moustakas to third, B. Pena to second
- J. Giavotella singled to second, M. Moustakas scored, B. Pena to third, E. Hosmer to second
- L. Cain struck out swinging
- A. Escobar grounded into fielder's choice, J. Giavotella out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- R. Lavarnway struck out swinging
- M. Gomez grounded out to pitcher
- M. Aviles flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Top 5th: Kansas City
- A. Gordon singled to right
- B. Butler grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Gordon out at second
- J. Francoeur grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- S. Podsednik struck out swinging
- P. Ciriaco grounded out to pitcher
- J. Ellsbury grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Top 6th: Kansas City
- M. Moustakas fouled out to third
- B. Pena grounded out to shortstop
- E. Hosmer struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- D. Pedroia doubled to right
- D. Ortiz struck out looking
- C. Ross flied out to left
- R. Lavarnway fouled out to shallow right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Top 7th: Kansas City
- J. Giavotella grounded out to first
- L. Cain grounded out to second
- A. Escobar walked
- A. Gordon grounded into fielder's choice, A. Escobar out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 2

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- M. Gomez walked
- K. Herrera relieved B. Chen
- M. Aviles singled to shallow right, M. Gomez to second
- S. Podsednik sacrificed to first, M. Gomez to third, M. Aviles to second
- P. Ciriaco doubled to shallow left, M. Gomez and M. Aviles scored
- T. Collins relieved K. Herrera
- P. Ciriaco stole third
- J. Ellsbury struck out swinging
- D. Pedroia intentionally walked
- D. Pedroia stole second
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 4

  Top 8th: Kansas City
- V. Padilla relieved J. Lester
- B. Butler singled to shortstop
- J. Dyson ran for B. Butler
- J. Dyson at designated hitter
- J. Dyson stole second
- J. Francoeur struck out swinging
- A. Miller relieved V. Padilla
- M. Moustakas popped out to left center
- A. Bailey relieved A. Miller
- B. Pena flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 4

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- J. Dyson at designated hitter
- A. Crow relieved T. Collins
- C. Ross lined out to center
- R. Lavarnway grounded out to shortstop
- M. Gomez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 4

  Top 9th: Kansas City
- E. Hosmer grounded out to second
- J. Giavotella flied out to center
- L. Cain flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Kansas City 3, Boston 4
 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
A. Gordon Alex Gordon
2-4
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz David Ortiz
2-4
2 RBI