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Game Story

Never one to take a lot of time between pitches, John Lackey had extra motivation to throw quickly and get out of the biting chill at Fenway Park. Lackey pitched eight solid innings with temperatures in the low 40s as the Boston Red Sox beat the slumping Tampa Bay Rays 7-4 on Tuesday night. It...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 4 8 0
Bos 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 1 X 7 13 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 5th: Boston
Shane Victorino hit sacrifice fly to center, Will Middlebrooks scored
TB 0 - BOS 1
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
Evan Longoria hit sacrifice fly to right center, Desmond Jennings scored
TB 1 - BOS 1
Bottom 6th: Boston
A.J. Pierzynski singled to center, Mike Napoli scored, Jonny Gómes to third
TB 1 - BOS 2
Will Middlebrooks doubled to deep left center, Jonny Gómes scored, A.J. Pierzynski to third
TB 1 - BOS 3
Jackie Bradley Jr. doubled to deep center, A.J. Pierzynski and Will Middlebrooks scored
TB 1 - BOS 5
Shane Victorino ground rule double to right, Jackie Bradley Jr. scored
TB 1 - BOS 6
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
Ryan Hanigan singled to left, Wil Myers scored
TB 2 - BOS 6
Bottom 8th: Boston
David Ortiz singled to shallow center, Dustin Pedroia scored, Shane Victorino to second
TB 2 - BOS 7
Top 9th: Tampa Bay
Yunel Escobar singled to shortstop, James Loney scored, Wil Myers to third, Wil Myers scored, Yunel Escobar to second on shortstop Xander Bogaerts's fielding error
TB 4 - BOS 7

Pitching Details

Batting

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Ben Zobrist2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .302
Desmond JenningsCF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
Matt JoyceLF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .328
Evan Longoria3B 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286
James Loney1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .301
Wil MyersRF 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .245
David DeJesúsDH 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .190
Yunel EscobarSS 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .219
Ryan HaniganC 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .241
Totals 34 4 8 3 0 2 6 0 11
Batting
2B - D Jennings (7, J Lackey); J Loney 2 (10, J Lackey, E Mujica); W Myers (5, J Lackey)
SF - E Longoria
RBI - E Longoria (15), Y Escobar (3), R Hanigan (15)
2-out RBI - R Hanigan
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 1, R Hanigan 1
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
Outfield assists - M Joyce

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Dustin Pedroia2B 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .270
Shane VictorinoRF 4 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .316
David OrtizDH 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 .250
Mike Napoli1B 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 .305
Jonny GómesLF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .230
Xander BogaertsSS 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 5 .278
A.J. PierzynskiC 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .274
Will Middlebrooks3B 3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 .259
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244
Totals 35 7 13 7 0 5 8 0 22
Batting
2B - S Victorino (3, J Oviedo); J Gomes (5, E Bedard); W Middlebrooks (3, J Oviedo); J Bradley Jr
SF - S Victorino
RBI - S Victorino 2 (2), D Ortiz (14), A Pierzynski (13), W Middlebrooks (5), J Bradley Jr
2-out RBI - S Victorino
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ortiz 2, J Gomes 1, A Pierzynski 2, W Middlebrooks 1
Team LOB - 10
Fielding
E - X Bogaerts (4, field)

Pitching

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Erik Bedard 5.0 4 1 1 3 4 0 1.84 5.52
Brandon Gómes(L, 1-1) 0.1 0 2 2 2 0 0 1.25 3.75
Juan Carlos Oviedo 0.2 4 3 3 0 1 0 2.25 6.75
Josh Lueke 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.53 4.02
Joel Peralta 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.03 2.79

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John Lackey(W, 4-2) 8.0 6 2 2 1 5 0 1.23 3.83
Edward Mujica 0.2 2 2 2 1 0 0 2.00 10.00
Koji Uehara(SV, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93 0.93
Pitching
WP - J Oviedo
Pitches-strikes - E Bedard 104-62; B Gomes 20-9; J Oviedo 26-17; J Lueke 18-16; J Peralta 30-20; J Lackey 112-74; E Mujica 19-12; K Uehara 3-3
Ground balls-fly balls - E Bedard 5-6; B Gomes 0-1; J Oviedo 2-3; J Lueke 1-0; J Peralta 2-1; J Lackey 15-9; E Mujica 2-2; K Uehara 0-0
Batters faced - E Bedard 21; B Gomes 3; J Oviedo 6; J Lueke 5; J Peralta 6; J Lackey 31; E Mujica 5; K Uehara 1
Game Details
Game Time: 3:40.
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--CB Bucknor. 2B--Tripp Gibson. 3B--Dale Scott.
Weather: 42 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 34,794.