93-69
2 - 5
Red Sox won series 4-2
97-65

Game Story

BOSTON (AP) -- When Shane Victorino signed with the Boston Red Sox as a free agent in the offseason, they were coming off a last-place finish that was their worst in almost half a century. They had fired their manager for the second year in a row.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Det 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 8 1
Bos 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 X 5 5 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 5th: Boston
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
singled to right,
Xander BogaertsDFP
scored
DET 0 - BOS 1
Top 6th: Detroit
Víctor MartínezDFP
singled to left center,
Torii HunterDFP
and
Miguel CabreraDFP
scored,
Prince FielderDFP
to third
DET 2 - BOS 1
Bottom 7th: Boston
Shane VictorinoDFP
homered to left,
Jonny GómesDFP
,
Xander BogaertsDFP
and
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
scored
DET 2 - BOS 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Detroit

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Torii HunterDFP
RF
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .231
Miguel CabreraDFP
3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .273
Prince FielderDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .182
Víctor MartínezDFP
DH
4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .364
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286
Don KellyDFP
PR-LF
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Álex ÁvilaDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .188
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
Austin JacksonDFP
CF
3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .318
José IglesiasDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .357
Totals 33 2 8 2 0 3 8 0 14
Batting
RBI - V Martinez 2 (3)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cabrera 1, A Avila 1, J Iglesias 1
GIDP - J Peralta, J Iglesias
Team LOB - 7
Running
Picked Off - A Jackson (1st base, B Workman)
Fielding
E - J Iglesias (2, field)
DP - 1 (M Cabrera-P Fielder)

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
CF
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .318
Shane VictorinoDFP
RF
3 1 1 4 1 0 0 0 2 .125
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .273
David OrtizDFP
DH
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .091
Mike NapoliDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .300
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .188
Jonny GómesDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .188
Stephen DrewDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .050
Xander BogaertsDFP
3B
1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .500
Totals 28 5 5 5 1 5 12 0 13
Batting
2B - J Gomes (1, M Scherzer); X Bogaerts (3, M Scherzer)
HR - S Victorino (1, 7th inning off J Veras 3 on, 1 Out)
RBI - J Ellsbury (3), S Victorino 4 (5)
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Napoli 1, J Saltalamacchia 2
GIDP - D Pedroia
Team LOB - 5
Running
CS - J Ellsbury (1, 2nd base by M Scherzer/A Avila)
Fielding
E - B Workman (1, field)
DP - 2 (D Pedroia-M Napoli, D Pedroia-J Saltalamacchia)

Pitching

Detroit

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Max ScherzerDFP
(L, 0-1)
6.1 4 3 3 5 8 0 0.98 2.70
Drew SmylyDFP
0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.50 4.50
José VerasDFP
(BS, 1)
0.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0.90 5.40
Phil CokeDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 9.00
Al AlburquerqueDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.00 2.25

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Clay BuchholzDFP
5.0 4 2 2 2 4 0 1.31 5.91
Franklin MoralesDFP
(BS, 1)
0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.00 0.00
Brandon WorkmanDFP
1.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.07 0.00
Junichi TazawaDFP
(W, 1-0)
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 3.38
Craig BreslowDFP
(HLD, 3)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.50 0.00
Koji UeharaDFP
(SV, 3)
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.67 0.00
Pitching
WP - M Scherzer
HBP - S Victorino (by M Scherzer)
Pitches-strikes - M Scherzer 110-69; D Smyly 2-2; J Veras 8-7; P Coke 3-2; A Alburquerque 13-10; C Buchholz 85-56; F Morales 8-2; B Workman 23-17; J Tazawa 2-1; C Breslow 10-9; K Uehara 11-11
Ground balls-fly balls - M Scherzer 4-7; D Smyly 1-0; J Veras 0-1; P Coke 1-0; A Alburquerque 0-0; C Buchholz 9-2; F Morales 0-1; B Workman 2-1; J Tazawa 1-0; C Breslow 2-0; K Uehara 1-0
Batters faced - M Scherzer 27; D Smyly 1; J Veras 2; P Coke 1; A Alburquerque 3; C Buchholz 20; F Morales 2; B Workman 6; J Tazawa 1; C Breslow 3; K Uehara 4
Game Details
Game Time: 3:52.
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Ron Kulpa. RF--Dale Scott. LF--Alfonso Marquez.
Weather: 59 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 38,823.