Red Sox Shut Down 1-0 by Tigers, Trail ALCS 1-0

Automated Insights

Daniel Nava had one hit to earn a game grade of 83.4 (B) but the Red Sox were shutout by Detroit, 1-0. Boston posted a batting average of .034 and a wOBA of .149. On the season they have a .283 batting average and .336 wOBA.


Jon Lester went 6 1/3 innings, picking up his first loss of the postseason after he surrendered only one run on six hits with four strikeouts and one walk. In the win, Anibal Sanchez (1-1) gave up no runs on no hits with 12 strikeouts and six walks over six innings. Jhonny Peralta finished 3 for 4 with two doubles and an RBI in the win.

The Red Sox trail to start the ALCS. The Red Sox will go up against the Tigers Sunday in Game 2 of the ALCS at Fenway Park at 8:15 PM EDT.


Tigers Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A+ 98.3 J. Peralta LF 4 3 0 0 1 0 0
B 86.4 M. Cabrera 3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 0
B 86.3 P. Fielder 1B 3 1 0 0 0 1 0
B 85.5 J. Iglesias SS 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
C 73.7 A. Avila C 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
C- 71.0 T. Hunter RF 5 1 0 0 0 0 1
C- 70.0 D. Kelly LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D+ 69.0 A. Jackson CF 5 1 0 0 0 0 2
D 64.0 O. Infante 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
D 62.0 V. Martinez DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0


Red Sox Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
B 84.8 D. Ross C 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
B 83.8 D. Pedroia 2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 1
B 83.4 D. Nava LF 3 1 0 0 0 1 2
C 72.0 S. Drew SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 2
C- 71.0 X. Bogaerts 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 71.0 M. Carp PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 71.0 M. Napoli 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3
C- 70.0 J. Saltalamac PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D+ 68.0 W. Middlebroo 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- 60.0 D. Ortiz DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
F 59.0 J. Ellsbury CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
F 59.0 S. Victorino RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3


Tigers Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A+ 97.0 A. Alburquerq 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 12
A 96.6 J. Veras 0.2 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 7
A 96.2 A. Sanchez 6.0 0.00 1.00 0 12 6 116
A 94.8 D. Smyly 0.1 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 7
B+ 89.7 J. Benoit 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 1 0 22


Red Sox Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 94.0 J. Tazawa 0.2 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 7
B+ 89.2 J. Lester 6.1 1.42 1.11 6 4 1 109
B 82.7 K. Uehara 1.0 0.00 2.00 2 2 0 16
C 75.3 C. Breslow 1.0 0.00 3.00 1 0 2 26