Boston 5, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(67-81)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 5 6 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 6 3
WP: A. Cook (4-10)
LP: A. Cobb (9-9)
(78-69)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- R. Roberts reached on fielder's choice, L. Scott scored, C. Pena to second
Top 6th: Boston
- J. Ellsbury homered to deep right, J. Iglesias scored
Top 7th: Boston
- M. Gomez singled to shallow left, J. Loney and J. Saltalamacchia scored, R. Lavarnway to second
- J. Ellsbury singled to shallow left, R. Lavarnway scored, D. Nava to third, P. Ciriaco to second
Bot 9th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist grounded out to shortstop, B.J. Upton scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
P. Ciriaco 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .295
J. Ellsbury cf 5 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .273
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 .293
C. Ross rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .274
J. Loney 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
J. Saltalamacchia dh 2 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 .231
R. Lavarnway c 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .155
S. Podsednik lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .299
    M. Gomez ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .303
    D. Nava pr-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
J. Iglesias ss 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .067
 Totals 33 5 6 5 1 4 8 1 12  
 Batting
HR - J Ellsbury (4, 6th inning off A Cobb 1 on, 2 Out).
S - J Iglesias.
RBI - J Ellsbury 3 (23), M Gomez 2 (16).
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Ross 3, J Iglesias 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - D Pedroia (16, 2nd base off A Cobb/J Molina).
CS - J Ellsbury (2, 3rd base by D De La Rosa/S Vogt).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Iglesias-D Pedroia-J Loney, J Loney-J Iglesias-A Cook).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jennings lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .249
B.J. Upton cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
B. Zobrist ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .265
M. Joyce rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .247
L. Scott dh 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
    C. Gimenez ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .229
    B. Francisco ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
J. Keppinger 3b-1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .317
C. Pena 1b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194
    S. Rodriguez ph-3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .215
R. Roberts 2b 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .222
J. Molina c 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .201
    S. Vogt ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 2 6 2 0 1 7 0 7  
 Batting
S - R Roberts.
RBI - B Zobrist (64), R Roberts (15).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jennings 1.
GIDP - B Zobrist, M Joyce.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - C Pena (3, 3rd base by A Cook/R Lavarnway).
 
 Fielding
E - B Zobrist (11, field); S Rodriguez (16, field 2).
PB - J Molina.
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Cook (W, 4-10) 6.0 5 1 1 1 1 0 1.36 4.93  
R. Hill 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.30 2.04  
J. Tazawa 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.06 1.43  
M. Melancon 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 1.38 6.98  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Cobb (L, 9-9) 6.0 2 4 3 3 4 1 1.29 4.27  
B. Badenhop 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.23 3.15  
J.P. Howell 0.1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.22 2.94  
B. Gomes 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.83 5.93  
C. Ramos 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.00 2.17  
D. De La Rosa 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.00 21.00  
WP - M Melancon, A Cobb.
IBB - P Ciriaco (by J Howell).
HBP - J Iglesias (by A Cobb).
Pitches-strikes - A Cook 75-47; R Hill 11-9; J Tazawa 15-11; M Melancon 16-12; A Cobb 102-62; B Badenhop 5-3; J Howell 18-10; B Gomes 6-5; C Ramos 22-15; D De La Rosa 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Cook 12-3; R Hill 0-1; J Tazawa 1-0; M Melancon 1-0; A Cobb 10-4; B Badenhop 1-0; J Howell 0-0; B Gomes 0-1; C Ramos 1-0; D De La Rosa 2-0.
Batters faced - A Cook 22; R Hill 3; J Tazawa 3; M Melancon 4; A Cobb 24; B Badenhop 1; J Howell 4; B Gomes 2; C Ramos 5; D De La Rosa 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim McClelland. 1B--D.J. Reyburn. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome or roof closed.
Wind: -1 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 4:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Ellsbury Jacoby Ellsbury
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Tampa Bay
B.J. Upton B.J. Upton
3-4