|a - W. BalentienPH-RF||0-2||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||.202||.272||.372|
a-grounded to second for J Reed in the 7th
- 2B:Y Betancourt (17, B Colon); R Ibanez (15, D Aardsma)
- RBI:J Vidro 2 (30), A Beltre (28), I Suzuki 2 (17), R Sexson 2 (23)
- 2Out RBI:I Suzuki 2, R Sexson 2
- SF:A Beltre
- GIDP:W Balentien
- Team LOB:7
- DP:1 (J Lopez-Y Betancourt-R Sexson)
- 2B:B Moss (1, F Hernandez); S Casey (8, R Rowland-Smith)
- GIDP:J Varitek
- Team LOB:9
- E:B Colon 2 (2, throw 2); M Lowell (5, throw)
- DP:1 (J Lugo-D Pedroia-K Youkilis)
|1st||A Beltre grounded into fielder's choice to pitcher, J Lopez scored on throwing error by pitcher B Colon, R Ibanez safe at third on throwing error by pitcher B Colon.||1||0|
|1st||J Vidro grounded out to pitcher, R Ibanez scored, A Beltre to second.||2||0|
|3rd||A Beltre hit sacrifice fly to center, I Suzuki scored, J Lopez to third.||3||0|
|4th||I Suzuki singled to left, R Sexson and Y Betancourt scored, I Suzuki to second advancing on throw.||5||0|
|5th||R Sexson singled to center, R Ibanez scored, A Beltre to third.||6||0|
|7th||J Vidro singled to center, R Ibanez scored, A Beltre to second.||7||0|
|7th||R Sexson singled to left, A Beltre scored.||8||0|
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