Red Sox Downed 7-3 by Tigers, Split ALCS 2-2

Automated Insights

Jacoby Ellsbury had four hits to earn a game grade of 103.3 (A+) but the Red Sox lost to Detroit, 7-3. The Red Sox let seven different players score at least once in the loss. Boston stranded 10 runners.

The Tigers broke open a scoreless game with a five run bottom of the second, featuring a two-run double by Torii Hunter off of starter Jake Peavy.

Peavy worked three innings to earn his first loss in the playoffs after he was roughed up for seven runs on five hits with one strikeout and three walks. In the win, Doug Fister (1-0) gave up one run on eight hits with seven strikeouts and one walk over six innings. Ellsbury had standout at-bats for the Red Sox, going 4 for 5 with a double, a triple, a run, and an RBI. Mike Napoli also had a great game, going 2 for 4 with a double and a run. Austin Jackson was 2 for 2 with a run, two RBIs, two walks, and a stolen base in the win.

With the loss, the Red Sox fall into a tie in the series at two games apiece. Thursday, the Red Sox will go up against the Tigers again in Game 5 of the ALCS at Comerica Park at 8:07 PM EDT.


Red Sox Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

103.3

J. Ellsbury

CF

5

4

1

0

1

0

0

A+

97.5

X. Bogaerts

3B

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

A-

90.1

M. Napoli

1B

4

2

1

0

0

0

1

B+

89.0

J. Saltalamac

C

4

2

0

0

1

0

1

B

83.3

D. Pedroia

2B

4

1

0

0

0

1

1

B

83.0

D. Nava

LF

3

1

0

0

0

0

1

C-

71.0

M. Carp

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

J. Gomes

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

S. Victorino

RF

5

1

0

0

1

0

2

D

66.0

W. Middlebroo

3B

2

0

0

0

0

0

2

D-

60.0

S. Drew

SS

4

0

0

0

0

0

2

F

59.0

D. Ortiz

DH

5

0

0

0

0

0

0


Tigers Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

97.8

A. Jackson

CF

2

2

1

0

2

2

0

A-

91.0

M. Cabrera

3B

4

2

0

0

2

0

1

A-

90.0

V. Martinez

DH

4

2

1

0

0

0

0

B+

88.3

A. Avila

C

1

0

1

0

0

2

0

B

85.1

O. Infante

2B

4

1

1

0

0

0

0

C+

79.7

J. Iglesias

SS

3

1

1

0

1

0

0

C+

77.9

J. Peralta

LF

2

0

1

0

0

1

1

C

74.0

T. Hunter

RF

5

1

1

0

2

0

1

C-

71.0

D. Kelly

LF

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

D-

61.0

P. Fielder

1B

4

0

0

0

0

0

1


Red Sox Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A-

90.4

B. Workman

2.0

0.00

1.00

1

2

1

25

B+

87.8

F. Morales

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

15

B+

87.8

R. Dempster

1.0

0.00

1.00

1

0

0

8

B

82.0

F. Doubront

1.0

0.00

2.00

1

1

1

24

F

57.4

J. Peavy

3.0

21.00

2.67

5

1

3

65


Tigers Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

95.9

D. Smyly

1.2

0.00

0.00

0

1

0

18

B+

87.3

D. Fister

6.0

1.50

1.50

8

7

1

98

C

74.5

A. Alburquerq

0.1

0.00

3.00

1

0

0

6

D

63.5

J. Benoit

1.0

9.00

2.00

2

2

0

21

F

55.0

P. Coke

0.0

1

0

0

3


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