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Sunday, August 3, 2008:
Red Sox 5, Athletics 2
OaklandABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Sweeney, R, RF4000012.293
Ellis, M, 2B4010010.235
Cust, LF2010210.228
Thomas, DH4000013.253
Gonzalez, C, CF4010012.265
Hannahan, 3B4000021.236
Crosby, SS1100211.247
Petit, G, SS0000000.348
b-Brown, E, PH1000000.248
Barton, 1B4112012.218
Bowen, C2000010.185
a-Suzuki, K, PH-C1010000.296
Totals3125241011.245
a-Singled for Bowen in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Petit, G in the 9th.
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pedroia, 2B4110001.313
Youkilis, 1B4021001.315
Ortiz, D, DH2000211.259
Lowell, 3B4110024.280
Bay, LF4220003.285
Lowrie, SS3112100.295
Varitek, C3000122.218
Crisp, CF2002000.250
Ellsbury, RF3010002.259
Totals295854514.279
BATTING
3B: Gonzalez, C (1, Matsuzaka).
HR: Barton (4, 5th inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Ellis, M; Barton 4; Suzuki, K; Cust; Gonzalez, C 3.
RBI: Barton 2 (27).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barton; Sweeney, R.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Ellis, M (3, throw).
PB: Bowen (2).

BATTING
2B: Pedroia (33, Braden), Lowell (25, Braden), Youkilis (27, Street).
3B: Lowrie (1, Braden).
TB: Ellsbury; Lowell 2; Youkilis 3; Lowrie 3; Bay 2; Pedroia 2.
RBI: Youkilis (75), Lowrie 2 (18), Crisp 2 (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bay 2; Lowell; Ellsbury.
SF: Crisp 2.
Team RISP: 3-for-13.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ortiz, D (1, 2nd base off Casilla, S/Bowen).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Bay (Ellis, M at 2nd base).

OaklandIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Braden(L, 2-2)3.16440105.10
Casilla, S1.20002102.70
Devine0.01101001.23
Embree1.00000105.01
Street1.01001103.88
Meyer1.00000100.00
Totals8.08544503.63
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka(W, 12-2)6.04222813.04
Okajima(H, 19)1.01001102.66
Delcarmen(H, 15)1.00001004.05
Papelbon(S, 31)1.00000102.05
Totals9.052241013.81
Devine pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

IBB: Ortiz, D (by Street).
Pitches-strikes: Braden 61-39, Casilla, S 31-17, Devine 13-5, Embree 10-8, Street 17-9, Meyer 14-10, Matsuzaka 105-68, Okajima 17-11, Delcarmen 16-9, Papelbon 11-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Braden 4-4, Casilla, S 1-2, Devine 0-0, Embree 0-2, Street 0-0, Meyer 1-1, Matsuzaka 2-6, Okajima 0-1, Delcarmen 1-2, Papelbon 2-0.
Batters faced: Braden 15, Casilla, S 7, Devine 2, Embree 3, Street 5, Meyer 3, Matsuzaka 23, Okajima 5, Delcarmen 4, Papelbon 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Casilla, S 1-1, Embree 2-1.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Gerry Davis. 2B: Bruce Dreckman. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, L to R.
T: 3:03 (:37 delay).
Att: 37,317.
Venue: Fenway Park.
August 3, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media