Boston 8, Toronto 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 3 8 10 0
Toronto 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 5 7 1
WP: C. Carpenter (1-0) S: A. Bailey (3)
LP: D. Oliver (3-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Toronto
- M. Sierra scored, A. Gose to third, C. Rasmus to second on wild pitch
- B. Lawrie walked, A. Gose scored, C. Rasmus to third on wild pitch
- A. Lind grounded out to second, C. Rasmus scored, B. Lawrie to second
Top 4th: Boston
- R. Lavarnway homered to deep left, C. Ross and M. Gomez scored
Top 5th: Boston
- D. Nava singled to right, M. Aviles and M. Gomez scored, R. Lavarnway to third
Bot 6th: Toronto
- Y. Escobar singled to left, A. Lind scored
Bot 8th: Toronto
- B. Lawrie doubled to shallow left, C. Rasmus scored
Top 9th: Boston
- M. Gomez tripled to center, J. Ellsbury and C. Ross scored
- R. Lavarnway hit sacrifice fly to left center, M. Gomez scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
P. Ciriaco 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .299
J. Ellsbury cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269
M. Aviles 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .252
C. Ross rf 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .277
M. Gomez dh 4 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 .297
R. Lavarnway c 3 1 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 .165
D. Nava lf 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .251
J. Loney 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .250
J. Iglesias ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .077
 Totals 36 8 10 8 1 4 4 3 12  
 Batting
3B - M Gomez (1, C Janssen).
HR - R Lavarnway (2, 4th inning off A Laffey 2 on, 0 Out).
S - P Ciriaco.
SF - R Lavarnway.
RBI - M Gomez 2 (14), R Lavarnway 4 (7), D Nava 2 (29).
2-out RBI - D Nava 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Ciriaco 1, M Aviles 3, D Nava 1, J Loney 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - P Ciriaco (12, 3rd base off A Laffey/J Arencibia), J Ellsbury (14, 2nd base off A Laffey/J Arencibia), J Iglesias (1, 3rd base off D Oliver/J Arencibia).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Davis lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .245
C. Rasmus cf 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .231
B. Lawrie 3b 3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .280
A. Lind 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .240
Y. Escobar ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 .251
K. Johnson 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .223
J.P. Arencibia c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .231
M. Sierra dh 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
A. Gose rf 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .217
 Totals 33 5 7 3 0 4 10 1 12  
 Batting
2B - B Lawrie (22, V Padilla); A Lind (11, D Matsuzaka).
3B - A Lind (1, D Matsuzaka).
RBI - B Lawrie (43), A Lind (36), Y Escobar (48).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Rasmus 1, Y Escobar 1, J Arencibia 3.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - Y Escobar (5, 2nd base off C Mortensen/R Lavarnway).
 
 Fielding
E - A Lind (5, throw).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Matsuzaka 5.1 3 4 4 3 5 0 1.51 7.14  
C. Mortensen (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.10 2.08  
J. Tazawa (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.09 1.47  
V. Padilla (BS, 4) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.47 4.60  
C. Carpenter (W, 1-0) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.20 0.00  
A. Bailey (S, 3) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.24 3.72  
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Laffey 3.2 4 3 3 3 1 1 1.34 4.55  
C. Jenkins 1.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.47 4.91  
J. Frasor 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.31 3.57  
D. Oliver (L, 3-3) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0.96 1.76  
C. Janssen 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0.85 2.70  
WP - D Matsuzaka 2, C Carpenter.
IBB - K Johnson (by C Carpenter).
HBP - M Sierra (by D Matsuzaka); J Iglesias (by J Frasor).
Pitches-strikes - D Matsuzaka 98-60; C Mortensen 20-11; J Tazawa 13-9; V Padilla 16-11; C Carpenter 15-8; A Bailey 12-9; A Laffey 60-33; C Jenkins 29-19; J Frasor 19-13; D Oliver 16-12; C Janssen 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Matsuzaka 9-3; C Mortensen 1-1; J Tazawa 1-0; V Padilla 0-0; C Carpenter 1-1; A Bailey 0-1; A Laffey 7-5; C Jenkins 5-0; J Frasor 1-2; D Oliver 3-0; C Janssen 1-2.
Batters faced - D Matsuzaka 22; C Mortensen 3; J Tazawa 3; V Padilla 3; C Carpenter 3; A Bailey 4; A Laffey 18; C Jenkins 8; J Frasor 7; D Oliver 5; C Janssen 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Bob Davidson. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 68 degrees, dome or roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 15, 2012 3:27 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
R. Lavarnway Ryan Lavarnway
1-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Toronto
A. Lind Adam Lind
2-4
1 RBI