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Wednesday, September 23, 2009:
Red Sox 9, Royals 2
Ellsbury, CF5112023.301
Gathright, LF0000000.278
Pedroia, 2B3221100.300
Lowrie, 2B0000000.158
Martinez, V, C5110005.299
Youkilis, 1B4100111.302
Bay, LF3012220.267
1-Anderson, PR-CF0100000.237
Ortiz, D, DH4124100.234
Lowell, 3B4000014.290
Woodward, 3B1010000.227
Drew, J, RF3120202.267
2-Reddick, PR-RF0000000.222
Gonzalez, Alex, SS5120004.239
1-Ran for Bay in the 9th. 2-Ran for Drew, J in the 9th.
DeJesus, LF4011113.283
1-Anderson, J, PR-CF0000000.240
Maier, CF-LF5030011.254
Butler, B, 1B5020013.299
Pena, B, DH4010112.269
Callaspo, 2B3000124.301
b-Hernandez, L, PH1000010.172
Teahen, RF-3B4000003.270
Buck, C4120011.241
Gordon, A, 3B3000012.222
a-Bloomquist, PH-RF1000010.268
Betancourt, Y, SS4131000.242
a-Struck out for Gordon, A in the 8th. b-Struck out for Callaspo in the 9th.
1-Ran for DeJesus in the 8th.
2B: Gonzalez, Alex (21, Hochevar).
3B: Ellsbury (10, Hochevar).
HR: Ortiz, D (25, 9th inning off Rosa, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Ellsbury 3; Ortiz, D 5; Gonzalez, Alex 3; Pedroia 2; Drew, J 2; Martinez, V; Bay; Woodward.
RBI: Ellsbury 2 (59), Pedroia (65), Bay 2 (115), Ortiz, D 4 (88).
2-out RBI: Ortiz, D 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Drew, J; Martinez, V; Gonzalez, Alex.
GIDP: Martinez, V, Lowell.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

2B: Buck (11, Beckett).
3B: Betancourt, Y (6, Beckett).
TB: DeJesus; Butler, B 2; Betancourt, Y 5; Pena, B; Maier 3; Buck 3.
RBI: Betancourt, Y (44), DeJesus (71).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Callaspo; DeJesus; Teahen; Pena, B; Butler, B.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 12.

SB: Maier (8, 2nd base off Beckett/Martinez, V).
CS: DeJesus (9, 2nd base by Beckett/Martinez, V).

DP: 2 (Betancourt, Y-Butler, B, Betancourt, Y-Callaspo-Butler, B).

Beckett(W, 16-6)6.012221703.78
Wagner, B1.00001102.19
Hochevar(L, 7-11)5.08663505.98
Marte, V2.00002107.88
Game Scores: Beckett 46, Hochevar 29.
HBP: Pedroia (by Hochevar).
Pitches-strikes: Beckett 103-71, Okajima 19-12, Wagner, B 16-9, Papelbon 12-10, Hochevar 94-57, Marte, V 40-20, Rosa 40-21.
Groundouts-flyouts: Beckett 5-4, Okajima 1-0, Wagner, B 0-2, Papelbon 1-0, Hochevar 6-1, Marte, V 4-0, Rosa 0-6.
Batters faced: Beckett 30, Okajima 4, Wagner, B 4, Papelbon 3, Hochevar 25, Marte, V 8, Rosa 12.
Umpires: HP: Ted Barrett. 1B: Greg Gibson. 2B: Tim McClelland. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 69 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 1 mph, Varies.
T: 3:10.
Att: 18,989.
Venue: Kauffman Stadium.
September 23, 2009
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media