33-34
2 - 5
30-36

Game Story

Another strong showing from Jon Lester and a few timely two-out hits led the Boston Red Sox to a much-needed win. Lester worked into the eighth inning and David Ortiz hit a two-run homer as Boston pulled out a 5-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night. Brock Holt hit a two-out, two-...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cle 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 8 2
Bos 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 X 5 12 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: Boston
Grady Sizemore ground rule double to deep right, Mike Napoli scored, Daniel Nava to third
CLE 0 - BOS 1
Bottom 5th: Boston
David Ortiz homered to deep center, Jackie Bradley Jr. scored
CLE 0 - BOS 3
Top 6th: Cleveland
Jason Kipnis singled to shallow right, Michael Bourn and Michael Brantley scored
CLE 2 - BOS 3
Bottom 6th: Boston
Brock Holt doubled to left, Jonathan Herrera and Jackie Bradley Jr. scored
CLE 2 - BOS 5

Pitching Details

Batting

Cleveland

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Michael BournCF 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .278
Asdrubal CabreraSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251
Michael BrantleyLF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .313
Jason Kipnis2B 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .257
Carlos Santana1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .175
Ryan RaburnRF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .211
Nick SwisherDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .206
Yan GomesC 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Mike Avilés3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .262
Totals 34 2 8 2 0 1 6 0 12
Batting
2B - M Brantley (16, J Lester)
RBI - J Kipnis 2 (21)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Swisher 1, M Aviles 1
GIDP - M Aviles
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - A Cabrera (12, throw); J Tomlin (2, throw)
Outfield assists - M Brantley
DP - 3 (C Santana-Y Gomes, C Santana, J Kipnis-A Cabrera-C Santana)

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock Holt3B 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .336
Dustin Pedroia2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .267
David OrtizDH 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .252
Mike Napoli1B 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
Daniel NavaLF 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .192
Grady SizemoreRF 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .221
David RossC 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .171
Jonathan HerreraSS 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .246
Jackie Bradley Jr.CF 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 .203
Totals 33 5 12 5 1 3 5 1 11
Batting
2B - B Holt (10, N Hagadone); G Sizemore (10, J Tomlin)
3B - J Herrera (1, J Tomlin)
HR - D Ortiz (15, 5th inning off J Tomlin 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - B Holt 2 (15), D Ortiz 2 (40), G Sizemore (15)
2-out RBI - B Holt 2, D Ortiz 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Pedroia 1, J Herrera 2, J Bradley Jr
GIDP - D Nava, J Herrera
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - J Bradley Jr
Fielding
E - J Lester (1, field)
Outfield assists - J Bradley Jr
DP - 2 (D Pedroia-M Napoli, J Bradley Jr

Pitching

Cleveland

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Josh Tomlin(L, 4-3) 5.2 9 4 3 2 3 1 1.07 3.33
Nick Hagadone 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 2.57 7.71
Scott Atchison 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.93 3.10
Carlos Carrasco 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.24 4.64

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jon Lester(W, 7-7) 7.2 8 2 1 1 4 0 1.27 3.33
Junichi Tazawa(HLD, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.11 2.25
Koji Uehara(SV, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.73 0.63
Pitching
WP - J Tomlin
Pitches-strikes - J Tomlin 107-73; N Hagadone 12-5; S Atchison 4-2; C Carrasco 29-20; J Lester 109-72; J Tazawa 4-3; K Uehara 14-11
Ground balls-fly balls - J Tomlin 8-4; N Hagadone 0-1; S Atchison 1-0; C Carrasco 5-0; J Lester 9-13; J Tazawa 0-0; K Uehara 2-0
Batters faced - J Tomlin 26; N Hagadone 2; S Atchison 1; C Carrasco 7; J Lester 31; J Tazawa 1; K Uehara 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:08.
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Sean Barber. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Weather: 63 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 37,750.