Tropicana Field - St. Petersburg, FL
Regular Season
13
Final
5
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
BOS 4 0 0 7 1 1 0 0 0 13 11 0
TB 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 7 0
Boston Boston Tampa Bay Tampa Bay
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Crisp CF 3 2 1 0 3 0 0 .289
Pedroia 2B 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .327
a- Cash PH-3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
Ortiz DH 4 2 2 4 0 0 1 .265
b- Carter PR-DH 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .667
Youkilis 1B 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .312
c- Bailey PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .270
Lowell 3B 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .275
d- Cora PR-SS-2B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .283
Bay LF 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .300
Ross C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
Lowrie SS-3B-SS 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 .275
Varitek C 3 1 1 2 0 1 3 .224
Van Every RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
Ellsbury RF-LF 5 2 2 1 0 0 1 .267
Totals 35 13 11 13 9 6 11 -
a-walked for Pedroia in 7th. b-ran for Ortiz in 6th. c-struck out for Youkilis in 8th. d-ran for Lowell in 6th.

Batting

2B: Crisp (16, Kazmir); Ortiz (27, Talbot); Youkilis (40, Talbot)
HR: Ortiz (19, 1st inning off Kazmir, 2 on, 0 out); Youkilis (26, 4th inning off Talbot, 1 on, 1 out); Lowell (17, 1st inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 1 out); Bay (8, 4th inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out); Varitek (13, 4th inning off Kazmir, 1 on, 0 out); Ellsbury (8, 5th inning off Talbot, 0 on, 2 out)
TB: Ortiz 6; Youkilis 6; Ellsbury 5; Varitek 4; Lowell 4; Bay 4; Crisp 2; Pedroia
RBI: Ortiz 4 (81); Youkilis 3 (105); Varitek 2 (40); Lowell (73); Bay (34); Pedroia (79); Ellsbury (45)
2-Out RBI: Ellsbury
Game-winning RBI: Ortiz
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Varitek
GIDP: Varitek; Bay
Team RISP: 3-for-6
Team LOB: 6

Baserunning

CS: Ellsbury (9, 2nd base by Kazmir/Navarro)

Fielding

DP: (Cora-Lowrie-Bailey)
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura 2B 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .278
e- Aybar PH-2B 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .257
Bartlett SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .276
f- Zobrist PH-SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .225
Pena 1B 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .245
g- Johnson PH-1B 2 1 1 2 0 1 2 .300
Longoria 3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .281
Jaso C 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .333
Floyd DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274
h- Hernandez PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Navarro C 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .293
Ruggiano RF 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 .231
Hinske LF-3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .245
Gross RF 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .252
Gomes LF 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .174
Perez CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .250
Totals 33 5 7 5 4 11 15 -
e-flied out for Iwamura in 5th. f-struck out for Bartlett in 5th. g-struck out for C.Pena in 5th. h-grounded out for C.Floyd in 8th.

Batting

HR: Iwamura (6, 3rd inning off Matsuzaka, 0 on, 1 out); Johnson (2, 7th inning off Smith, 1 on, 2 out); Ruggiano (2, 6th inning off Smith, 1 on, 1 out)
TB: Johnson 4; Iwamura 4; Ruggiano 4; Pena; Aybar; Perez; Jaso
RBI: Johnson 2 (3); Ruggiano 2 (7); Iwamura (43)
2-Out RBI: Johnson 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Floyd; Johnson
GIDP: Hinske
Team RISP: 0-for-4
Team LOB: 6

Fielding

DP: 2 (Pena-Bartlett-Talbot; Zobrist-Aybar-Johnson)
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Matsuzaka W (17-2) 5.0 3 1 1 2 7 1 2.93
Smith 2.0 4 4 4 0 3 2 7.31
Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.96
Pauley 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 7.71
Totals 9.0 7 5 5 4 11 3 -

Pitching

HBP: Longoria (by Matsuzaka)
Pitches-Strikes: Matsuzaka 101-62; Smith 49-31; Timlin 8-4; Pauley 19-8
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Matsuzaka 3-6; Smith 2-3; Timlin 2-0; Pauley 2-0
Batters Faced: Matsuzaka 21; Smith 10; Timlin 3; Pauley 4
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kazmir L (11-7) 3.0 6 9 9 4 2 4 3.50
Talbot 3.0 5 4 4 3 2 2 12.00
Salas 2.0 0 0 0 2 1 0 7.11
Hammel 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.54
Totals 9.0 11 13 13 9 6 6 -

Pitching

HBP: Varitek (by Kazmir); Lowell (by Talbot)
Pitches-Strikes: Kazmir 72-39; Talbot 62-35; Salas 34-22; Hammel 9-6
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Kazmir 2-10; Talbot 4-4; Salas 2-2; Hammel 1-0
Batters Faced: Kazmir 19; Talbot 16; Salas 8; Hammel 3
Inherited Runners-Scored: Talbot 2-2

Game Info

Boston Red Sox @ Tampa Bay Rays: Sep 15, 2008

Venue: Tropicana Field
Attendance: 29,772
Duration: 3:20
Weather: 70 degrees, Dome or Roof Closed
Wind: 0 MPH

TB wins Series 2-1

Gm 1: Mon, 9/15 Final
BOS 13
TB 5
Gm 2: Tue, 9/16 Final
BOS 1
TB 2
Gm 3: Wed, 9/17 Final
BOS 3
TB 10

Fantasy Leaders

PLAYER PTS
Daisuke Matsuzaka
20.5
David Ortiz
David Ortiz
BOS - DH
12.0
Kevin Youkilis
Kevin Youkilis
BOS - 3B
10.0
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