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Tuesday, April 1, 2008:
Red Sox 2, Athletics 1
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
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
Totals362921515.238
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
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
Totals291311125.194
a-Grounded into a forceout for Sweeney, R in the 8th.
BATTING
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.

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

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

FIELDING
E: Barton (1, fielding).

BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka(W, 1-0)6.22110912.31
Okajima(H, 1)1.01001000.00
Papelbon(S, 2)1.10000303.86
Totals9.031111213.67
OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Blanton(L, 0-1)6.07221303.86
Casilla, S2.00000200.00
Foulke1.02000000.00
Totals9.09221502.89
WP: Blanton.
Pitches-strikes: Matsuzaka 96-61, Okajima 14-6, Papelbon 16-11, Blanton 99-67, Casilla, S 24-18, Foulke 19-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Matsuzaka 6-2, Okajima 1-1, Papelbon 1-0, Blanton 8-5, Casilla, S 1-1, Foulke 1-0.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 21, Okajima 5, Papelbon 4, Blanton 26, Casilla, S 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: McAfee Coliseum.
April 1, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media