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Tuesday, April 1, 2008:
Red Sox 2, Athletics 1
Ellsbury, RF5011012.222
Pedroia, 2B3000100.182
Ortiz, D, DH4000003.000
Ramirez, M, LF4010000.308
Lowell, 3B4000021.250
Youkilis, 1B4230000.364
Varitek, C4021003.167
Crisp, CF4010024.286
Lugo, SS4010002.400
Buck, RF4000040.000
Ellis, M, 2B4000020.091
Barton, 1B4000020.000
Cust, DH2111100.167
Brown, E, LF3000011.182
Crosby, SS3010000.333
Hannahan, 3B3000011.273
Suzuki, K, C3010001.364
Sweeney, R, CF2000021.000
a-Sweeney, M, PH1000001.400
Denorfia, CF0000000.500
a-Grounded into a forceout for Sweeney, R in the 8th.
2B: Varitek (1, Blanton).
3B: Youkilis (1, Blanton).
TB: Lugo; Ellsbury; Youkilis 5; Ramirez, M; Crisp; Varitek 3.
RBI: Ellsbury (1), Varitek (1).
2-out RBI: Ellsbury; Varitek.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Crisp 2; Ortiz, D 2; Ellsbury.
Team RISP: 3-for-10.
Team LOB: 8.

HR: Cust (1, 2nd inning off Matsuzaka, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Suzuki, K; Cust 4; Crosby.
RBI: Cust (1).
Team LOB: 2.

CS: Suzuki, K (1, 2nd base by Matsuzaka/Varitek).

E: Barton (1, fielding).

Matsuzaka(W, 1-0)6.22110912.31
Okajima(H, 1)1.01001000.00
Papelbon(S, 2)1.10000303.86
Blanton(L, 0-1)6.07221303.86
Game Scores: Matsuzaka 75, Blanton 52.
WP: Blanton.
Pitches-strikes: Matsuzaka 96-61, Okajima 14-6, Papelbon 16-11, Blanton 99-67, Casilla 24-18, Foulke 19-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Matsuzaka 6-2, Okajima 1-1, Papelbon 1-0, Blanton 8-5, Casilla 1-1, Foulke 1-0.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 21, Okajima 5, Papelbon 4, Blanton 26, Casilla 6, Foulke 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Papelbon 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Wally Bell. 1B: Paul Schrieber. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Brian Knight.
Weather: 56 degrees, clear.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:39.
Att: 36,067.
Venue: Coliseum.
April 1, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media