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Saturday, June 28, 2008:
Astros 11, Red Sox 10
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ellsbury, CF5111010.272
Pedroia, 2B5241000.302
Drew, J, RF3210101.309
Ramirez, M, LF4212113.286
Lowell, 3B4243000.297
Youkilis, 1B5023012.314
Varitek, C4000131.228
Lugo, SS3100113.270
Lester, P2000010.000
a-Casey, PH1000011.358
Aardsma, P1000010.000
Hansen, P0000000.000
Delcarmen, P0000000.000
Totals3710131041011.281
a-Struck out for Lester in the 6th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF4220112.235
Pence, RF4210104.266
Berkman, 1B5023033.366
Lee, Ca, LF5233002.279
Valverde, P0000000.000
Tejada, M, SS4110001.288
Loretta, 2B4113001.254
Wigginton, 3B4121000.277
Quintero, C3000011.243
b-Erstad, PH-LF1110000.303
Backe, P1110000.348
Geary, P0000000.000
a-Newhan, PH1000010.300
Byrdak, P0000000.250
Brocail, P0000000.000
c-Ausmus, PH-C0000000.214
Totals361114102614.262
a-Struck out for Geary in the 6th. b-Singled for Quintero in the 8th. c-Hit a sacrifice bunt for Brocail in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Lowell 2 (18, Backe, Backe), Ramirez, M (16, Backe), Youkilis (22, Geary).
3B: Ellsbury (4, Backe).
HR: Lowell (12, 9th inning off Valverde, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Ellsbury 3; Lowell 9; Ramirez, M 2; Pedroia 4; Drew, J; Youkilis 3.
RBI: Ramirez, M 2 (51), Lowell 3 (46), Youkilis 3 (50), Ellsbury (24), Pedroia (36).
2-out RBI: Ramirez, M 2; Lowell; Youkilis 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lugo 2; Ramirez, M.
SF: Lowell.
GIDP: Youkilis.
Team RISP: 5-for-10.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
PB: Varitek (2).

BATTING
2B: Wigginton (12, Lester), Berkman (27, Delcarmen).
HR: Loretta (3, 3rd inning off Lester, 2 on, 2 out), Lee, Ca (18, 5th inning off Lester, 0 on, 1 out), Wigginton (5, 8th inning off Delcarmen, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Loretta 4; Tejada, M; Erstad; Berkman 3; Wigginton 6; Lee, Ca 6; Backe; Bourn 2; Pence.
RBI: Lee, Ca 3 (62), Loretta 3 (19), Berkman 3 (66), Wigginton (13).
2-out RBI: Lee, Ca 2; Loretta 3; Berkman 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Quintero; Pence; Loretta; Lee, Ca.
SAC: Ausmus.
Team RISP: 5-for-15.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bourn (31, 2nd base off Lester/Varitek).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Bourn (Youkilis at 3rd base).
DP: (Tejada, M-Loretta-Berkman).

BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lester5.09660323.48
Aardsma(H, 4)1.01211202.70
Hansen(H, 6)1.01000004.50
Delcarmen(BS, 2)(L, 0-2)1.03331113.97
Totals8.01411102633.85
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Backe5.19663505.12
Geary(BS, 1)0.23331003.18
Byrdak1.10000201.85
Brocail(W, 3-3)0.20000003.18
Valverde(S, 20)1.01110314.46
Totals9.013101041014.51
Aardsma pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

HBP: Drew, J (by Backe), Backe (by Lester).
Pitches-strikes: Lester 76-54, Aardsma 25-14, Hansen 20-15, Delcarmen 30-17, Backe 108-67, Geary 23-13, Byrdak 18-10, Brocail 5-2, Valverde 14-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lester 4-5, Aardsma 0-1, Hansen 1-2, Delcarmen 2-0, Backe 6-3, Geary 0-1, Byrdak 2-0, Brocail 0-2, Valverde 0-0.
Batters faced: Lester 24, Aardsma 5, Hansen 4, Delcarmen 7, Backe 28, Geary 5, Byrdak 4, Brocail 2, Valverde 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Hansen 2-2, Geary 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Mike Muchlinski. 1B: Brian O'Nora. 2B: Tom Hallion. 3B: Jerry Crawford.
Weather: 73 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 3:25.
Att: 43,073.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
June 28, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media