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BOXSCORE | RECAP
Tampa Bay 6, Boston 2
When: 7:10 PM ET, Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Where: Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts
Temperature: 72°
Umpires: Home - Bob Davidson, 1B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 2B - Brian Knight, 3B - Chris Conroy
Attendance: 38278
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Tampa Bay 0200100306120
Boston 001001000231
Tampa Bay
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Desmond Jennings LF 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .337
Johnny Damon DH 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 .262
Evan Longoria 3B 5 1 0 0 0 1 3 .229
Ben Zobrist 2B 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 .281
B.J. Upton CF 4 2 3 1 0 1 1 .228
Casey Kotchman 1B 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 .334
Sean Rodriguez SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 4 .209
Matt Joyce RF 4 0 0 1 0 1 3 .278
Robinson Chirinos C 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .218
Totals 38 6 12 4 0 7 19  
Batting
2B - Johnny Damon (20)
HR - Desmond Jennings (5)
TB - Desmond Jennings 5, Johnny Damon 3, Ben Zobrist 3, B.J. Upton 3, Casey Kotchman 2
RBI - Desmond Jennings (14), B.J. Upton (57), Casey Kotchman (40), Matt Joyce (54)
2-Out RBI - Desmond Jennings (3)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Desmond Jennings (6), Evan Longoria (36), Matt Joyce (44), Robinson Chirinos (12)
Team LOB - 6
Baserunning
SB - Ben Zobrist 2 (14, Home off Morales/Varitek, 3rd off Morales/Varitek), B.J. Upton (24, 2nd off Morales/Varitek)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Jeff Niemann (W 8-4) 9.0 3 2 2 1 10 2 3.29
Pitches-Strikes - Jeff Niemann 114-81
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Jeff Niemann 12-4
Batters Faced - Jeff Niemann 31
Boston
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Jacoby Ellsbury CF 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .312
Jed Lowrie 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .260
Adrian Gonzalez 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .348
Dustin Pedroia 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .305
Josh Reddick RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308
Carl Crawford DH 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .251
Mike Aviles SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .236
Jason Varitek C 3 1 1 1 0 2 0 .226
Darnell McDonald LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .170
Totals 30 2 3 2 1 10 2  
Batting
HR - Jacoby Ellsbury (22), Jason Varitek (8)
TB - Jacoby Ellsbury 4, Jed Lowrie, Jason Varitek 4
RBI - Jacoby Ellsbury (78), Jason Varitek (24)
Team LOB - 2
Fielding
E - Jed Lowrie (13)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Erik Bedard (L 4-8) 6.0 7 3 1 0 6 1 3.44
Matt Albers 1.1 3 3 3 0 0 0 2.84
Franklin Morales 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.19
Dan Wheeler 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
WP - Franklin Morales
HBP - Sean Rodriguez (by Albers)
Pitches-Strikes - Erik Bedard 102-72, Matt Albers 30-21, Franklin Morales 14-9, Dan Wheeler 12-9
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Erik Bedard 8-3, Matt Albers 2-0, Franklin Morales 1-0, Dan Wheeler 0-1
Batters Faced - Erik Bedard 24, Matt Albers 8, Franklin Morales 3, Dan Wheeler 4
Inherited Runners-Scored - Franklin Morales 2-2