Toronto 9, Boston 2
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(63-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 9 11 0
Boston 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
WP: B. Lincoln (1-0)
LP: D. Matsuzaka (1-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Toronto
- Y. Escobar homered to left
- A. Hechavarria doubled to shallow left, K. Johnson scored, J.P. Arencibia to third
- A. Gose singled to center, J.P. Arencibia and A. Hechavarria scored
- R. Davis hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Gose scored
Bot 5th: Boston
- S. Podsednik singled to right center, R. Lavarnway scored, M. Aviles to third
- P. Ciriaco singled to shallow center, M. Aviles scored
Top 8th: Toronto
- A. Lind singled to right, C. Rasmus scored, E. Encarnacion to second
Top 9th: Toronto
- A. Gose homered to deep right, J.P. Arencibia and A. Hechavarria scored
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis lf 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .243
C. Rasmus cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .228
E. Encarnacion dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .282
A. Lind 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .233
Y. Escobar ss 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 3 .253
K. Johnson 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .226
J.P. Arencibia c 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .240
A. Hechavarria 3b 3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .233
A. Gose rf 4 2 2 5 1 0 2 1 0 .211
 Totals 35 9 11 9 2 2 10 2 8  
 Batting
2B - A Hechavarria (4, D Matsuzaka).
HR - Y Escobar (9, 2nd inning off D Matsuzaka 0 on, 0 Out), A Gose (1, 9th inning off A Bailey 2 on, 0 Out).
SF - R Davis.
RBI - R Davis (38), A Lind (33), Y Escobar (45), A Hechavarria (7), A Gose 5 (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Johnson 1.
GIDP - Y Escobar.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
SB - Y Escobar (4, 2nd base off V Padilla/R Lavarnway), A Gose (11, 3rd base off D Matsuzaka/R Lavarnway).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (Y Escobar-K Johnson-A Lind, A Lind).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
P. Ciriaco 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306
J. Ellsbury cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .257
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .287
C. Ross rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .277
M. Gomez 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .299
R. Lavarnway c 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 .162
M. Aviles dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .253
S. Podsednik lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .329
J. Iglesias ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .091
 Totals 31 2 6 2 0 2 8 0 11  
 Batting
RBI - P Ciriaco (17), S Podsednik (11).
2-out RBI - P Ciriaco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Pedroia 1, M Aviles 1.
GIDP - M Gomez.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - R Lavarnway (2, throw).
Outfield assists - J Ellsbury.
DP - 2 (J Ellsbury-M Gomez, P Ciriaco-D Pedroia).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Laffey 4.2 4 2 2 2 2 0 1.32 4.43  
B. Lincoln (W, 1-0) 2.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.25 4.05  
B. Cecil 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.51 5.60  
J. Frasor 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.39 3.86  
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Matsuzaka (L, 1-5) 1.1 5 5 5 1 2 1 1.57 7.20  
A. Aceves 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.21 4.48  
A. Miller 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 3.38  
M. Melancon 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.39 7.11  
V. Padilla 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.45 4.47  
A. Bailey 1.0 2 3 3 1 1 1 1.30 4.70  
BALK - A Bailey.
HBP - C Ross (by A Laffey); J Arencibia (by D Matsuzaka).
Pitches-strikes - A Laffey 64-34; B Lincoln 31-20; B Cecil 11-7; J Frasor 25-17; D Matsuzaka 42-25; A Aceves 37-26; A Miller 10-7; M Melancon 26-16; V Padilla 17-10; A Bailey 19-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Laffey 7-5; B Lincoln 3-1; B Cecil 0-1; J Frasor 3-0; D Matsuzaka 4-1; A Aceves 3-2; A Miller 0-1; M Melancon 3-0; V Padilla 2-1; A Bailey 1-1.
Batters faced - A Laffey 19; B Lincoln 7; B Cecil 3; J Frasor 5; D Matsuzaka 11; A Aceves 8; A Miller 3; M Melancon 6; V Padilla 5; A Bailey 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Welke. 1B--Clint Fagan. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 19 mph, out to left.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 9, 2012 3:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
A. Gose Anthony Gose
2-4, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Boston
S. Podsednik Scott Podsednik
1-3
1 RBI