Fenway Park - Boston, MA
League Championship Series
7
Final
8
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
TB 2 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 8 1
BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 1 8 11 0
Tampa Bay Tampa Bay Boston Boston
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura 2B 3 2 1 0 2 0 1 .238
Upton CF 4 2 3 4 1 1 1 .400
Pena 1B 4 1 2 2 1 1 2 .368
Longoria 3B 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .286
Crawford LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .409
Floyd DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
a- Aybar PH-DH 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .429
Navarro C 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .150
Gross RF 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .000
Bartlett SS 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .211
Totals 33 7 8 7 6 6 11 -
a-popped out for C.Floyd in 6th.

Batting

2B: Upton (1, Papelbon)
HR: Upton (3, 1st inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 0 out); Pena (3, 3rd inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 1 out); Longoria (4, 3rd inning off Matsuzaka, 0 on, 1 out)
TB: Upton 7; Pena 5; Longoria 4; Bartlett; Iwamura
RBI: Upton 4 (10); Pena 2 (6); Longoria (7)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crawford 2; Pena; Bartlett
GIDP: Pena; Longoria
Team RISP: 1-for-7
Team LOB: 5

Baserunning

SB: Iwamura 2 (2, 3rd base off Okajima/Varitek, 2nd base off Papelbon/Varitek); Gross (1, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Varitek); Bartlett (1, 3rd base off Papelbon/Varitek)

Fielding

Outfield Assists: Gross
Errors: Longoria (3)
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Batters AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Crisp CF 4 1 2 1 1 1 2 .417
Pedroia 2B 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 .400
Ortiz DH 5 1 1 3 0 2 1 .105
Youkilis 3B 4 1 2 0 1 1 0 .409
Bay LF 3 1 0 0 2 2 3 .333
Drew RF 4 1 2 3 1 0 0 .235
Lowrie SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .143
Varitek C 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
b- Casey PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Cash C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Kotsay 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .286
Totals 36 8 11 8 5 9 11 -
b-struck out for Varitek in 8th.

Batting

2B: Lowrie (1, Balfour); Kotsay (3, Wheeler)
HR: Ortiz (1, 7th inning off Balfour, 2 on, 2 out); Drew (1, 8th inning off Wheeler, 1 on, 0 out)
TB: Drew 5; Ortiz 4; Kotsay 3; Crisp 2; Youkilis 2; Lowrie 2; Pedroia
RBI: Ortiz 3 (3); Drew 3 (3); Crisp (1); Pedroia (4)
2-Out RBI: Ortiz 3; Drew; Crisp; Pedroia
Game-winning RBI: Drew
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kotsay; Crisp; Bay
Team RISP: 5-for-11
Team LOB: 8

Fielding

DP: 2 (Lowrie-Pedroia-Kotsay; Pedroia-Lowrie-Kotsay)
Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Rays
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kazmir 6.0 2 0 0 3 7 0 4.35
Balfour 0.2 4 4 4 0 0 1 22.50
Wheeler BS (2) 1.1 3 3 3 1 1 1 5.79
Howell L (0-1) 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.50
Totals 8.2 11 8 8 5 9 2 -

Pitching

WP: Kazmir (1)
HBP: Varitek (by Kazmir)
Pitches-Strikes: Kazmir 111-62; Balfour 25-15; Wheeler 33-19; Howell 25-14
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Kazmir 7-3; Balfour 0-4; Wheeler 0-4; Howell 2-0
Batters Faced: Kazmir 24; Balfour 6; Wheeler 7; Howell 5
Boston
Boston Red Sox
Pitchers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Matsuzaka 4.0 5 5 5 2 2 3 4.09
Okajima 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Delcarmen 0.0 0 2 2 2 0 0 31.50
Papelbon 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
Masterson W (1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.93
Totals 9.0 8 7 7 6 6 3 -

Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: Matsuzaka 82-53; Okajima 28-17; Delcarmen 17-9; Papelbon 38-23; Masterson 15-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls: Matsuzaka 4-8; Okajima 2-2; Delcarmen 0-0; Papelbon 2-2; Masterson 1-1
Batters Faced: Matsuzaka 19; Okajima 7; Delcarmen 2; Papelbon 7; Masterson 4
Inherited Runners-Scored: Okajima 1-0; Papelbon 2-2

Game Info

Tampa Bay Rays @ Boston Red Sox: Oct 16, 2008

Venue: Fenway Park
Attendance: 38,437
Duration: 4:08
Weather: 66 degrees, Partly Cloudy
Wind: 15 MPH Out to Right

Scores:

Thu - Oct 16, 2008
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League Championship Series:

TB wins Series 4-3
Gm 1: Fri, 10/10 Final
BOS 2
TB 0
Gm 2: Sat, 10/11 Final
BOS 8
TB 9
Gm 3: Mon, 10/13 Final
TB 9
BOS 1
Gm 4: Tue, 10/14 Final
TB 13
BOS 4
Gm 5: Thu, 10/16 Final
TB 7
BOS 8
Gm 6: Sat, 10/18 Final
BOS 4
TB 2
Gm 7: Sun, 10/19 Final
BOS 1
TB 3
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Fantasy Leaders

PLAYER PTS
Scott Kazmir
Scott Kazmir
TB - P
17.5
B.J. Upton
B.J. Upton
TB - CF
13.0
J.D. Drew
J.D. Drew
BOS - RF
10.0
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