MLB Box Score - Boston vs. Oakland

American League
TOR 2
NYY 3
ANA 9
MIN 1
BOS 2
OAK 1
TEX 5
SEA 4
National League
NYM 4
FLA 5
COL 2
STL 1
HOU 1
SD 2
SF 2
LA 3
All times are US/Eastern

Red Sox 2, Athletics 1

Final
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Boston
(2-1)
000011000290
Oakland
(1-2)
010000000131
W: D. Matsuzaka (1-0) L: J. Blanton (0-1)
S: J. Papelbon (2)
HR: BOS - None   OAK - J. Cust (1)
 
Boston Red Sox
Jacoby Ellsbury, RF5011012 .222
Dustin Pedroia, 2B3000100 .182
David Ortiz, DH4000003 .000
Manny Ramirez, LF4010000 .308
Mike Lowell, 3B4000021 .250
Kevin Youkilis, 1B4230000 .364
Jason Varitek, C4021003 .167
Coco Crisp, CF4010024 .286
Julio Lugo, SS4010002 .400
Totals3629215  
Batting
2B - Jason Varitek (1, Blanton)
3B - Kevin Youkilis (1, Blanton)
RBI - Jacoby Ellsbury (1), Jason Varitek (1)
2-OUT RBI - Jacoby Ellsbury (1), Jason Varitek (1)
Team LOB - 8
Oakland Athletics
Travis Buck, RF4000040 .000
Mark Ellis, 2B4000020 .091
Daric Barton, 1B4000020 .000
Jack Cust, DH2111100 .167
Emil Brown, LF3000011 .182
Bobby Crosby, SS3010000 .333
Jack Hannahan, 3B3000011 .273
Kurt Suzuki, C3010001 .364
Ryan Sweeney, CF2000021 .000
   a- Mike Sweeney, PH1000001 .400
    Chris Denorfia, CF0000000 .500
Totals29131112  
a-hit into fielder's choice for Sweeney in the 8th
Batting
HR - Jack Cust (1, Matsuzaka)
RBI - Jack Cust (1)
CS - Kurt Suzuki (1, 2nd base by Matsuzaka/Varitek)
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
E - Daric Barton (1, Dropped fly)
Boston Red Sox
Daisuke Matsuzaka (W,1-0) 6.2211091 2.31
Hideki Okajima (H,1) 1100100 0.00
Jonathan Papelbon (S,2) 1.1000030 3.86
Pitches-Strikes - Daisuke Matsuzaka 96-61, Hideki Okajima 14-6, Jonathan Papelbon 14-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Daisuke Matsuzaka 6-4, Hideki Okajima 1-2, Jonathan Papelbon 1-0
Batters Faced - Daisuke Matsuzaka 21, Hideki Okajima 5, Jonathan Papelbon 4
Oakland Athletics
Joe Blanton (L,0-1) 6722130 3.86
Santiago Casilla 2000020 0.00
Keith Foulke 1200000 0.00
WP - Joe Blanton (1)
Pitches-Strikes - Joe Blanton 99-64, Santiago Casilla 24-18, Keith Foulke 19-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Joe Blanton 8-7, Santiago Casilla 1-3, Keith Foulke 1-2
Batters Faced - Joe Blanton 26, Santiago Casilla 6, Keith Foulke 5
Game Information
Attendance - 36067
Game Time - 2:39
Temperature - 56
Umpires - Home - Wally Bell, First Base - Paul Schrieber, Second Base - Rob Drake, Third Base - Brian Knight