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Thursday, May 22, 2008:
Red Sox 11, Royals 8
Kansas CityABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
DeJesus, LF6020034.285
Grudzielanek, 2B3000103.301
German, E, 2B1000010.100
a-Butler, B, PH1010000.267
Gordon, A, 3B4310214.295
Guillen, J, DH5343011.251
Teahen, RF2100303.252
Olivo, C5135014.289
Gload, 1B5000022.243
Callaspo, SS4000112.270
Gathright, CF4020101.259
Totals40813881024.258
a-Singled for German, E in the 9th.
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ellsbury, CF-LF3110201.291
Pedroia, 2B5111003.301
Ortiz, D, DH5010012.247
Ramirez, M, LF4210120.287
Crisp, CF0000000.295
Lowell, 3B4334000.283
Youkilis, 1B4121010.324
Drew, J, RF4224001.290
Cash, C4110030.333
Lugo, SS3021000.293
Cora, SS0000000.409
Totals36111411377.295
BATTING
2B: Gathright (2, Matsuzaka), Guillen, J (17, Matsuzaka), Olivo 2 (11, Matsuzaka, Hansen).
HR: Guillen, J (6, 7th inning off Hansen, 0 on, 0 out), Olivo (6, 8th inning off Aardsma, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: DeJesus 2; Butler, B; Gordon, A; Olivo 8; Guillen, J 8; Gathright 3.
RBI: Guillen, J 3 (34), Olivo 5 (19).
2-out RBI: Guillen, J; Olivo 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Olivo 2; DeJesus 2; Grudzielanek; Callaspo; Gordon, A 3.
Team RISP: 5-for-20.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Gathright (12, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Cash).

FIELDING
E: Gload (1, fielding).

BATTING
2B: Lowell (10, Bannister, B), Pedroia (15, Gobble).
HR: Drew, J (4, 2nd inning off Bannister, B, 3 on, 0 out), Lowell (6, 6th inning off Gobble, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Cash; Lugo 2; Ellsbury; Ortiz, D; Lowell 7; Ramirez, M; Pedroia 2; Drew, J 5; Youkilis 2.
RBI: Drew, J 4 (22), Youkilis (35), Lugo (13), Pedroia (25), Lowell 4 (19).
2-out RBI: Youkilis; Lowell 4.
SF: Lugo.
Team RISP: 6-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Lugo (3, 2nd base by Bannister, B/Olivo).

Kansas CityIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bannister, B(L, 4-6)5.112771414.94
Gobble0.22442116.55
Yabuta1.00000105.85
Oviedo1.00000101.45
Totals8.01411113724.45
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka(W, 8-0)5.26336702.40
Lopez, Jav(H, 7)0.10000102.95
Hansen1.02222017.56
Aardsma1.03330213.27
Papelbon(S, 14)1.02000002.35
Totals9.0138881024.11
Game Scores: Bannister, B , Matsuzaka .
WP: Matsuzaka 2.
IBB: Ramirez, M (by Gobble).
Pitches-strikes: Bannister, B 107-72, Gobble 22-8, Yabuta 17-12, Oviedo 10-8, Matsuzaka 118-67, Lopez, Jav 4-3, Hansen 24-13, Aardsma 26-15, Papelbon 15-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Bannister, B 4-3, Gobble 0-0, Yabuta 2-0, Oviedo 1-0, Matsuzaka 6-1, Lopez, Jav 0-0, Hansen 1-1, Aardsma 0-0, Papelbon 2-1.
Batters faced: Bannister, B 27, Gobble 6, Yabuta 4, Oviedo 3, Matsuzaka 29, Lopez, Jav 1, Hansen 7, Aardsma 6, Papelbon 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Gobble 1-1, Lopez, Jav 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Marvin Hudson. 3B: Tom Hallion.
Weather: 57 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, L to R.
T: 3:16.
Att: 37,613.
Venue: Fenway Park.
May 22, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media