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Papi clutches another 'W'
Slugger goes deep twice
With the game on the line, David Ortiz once again delivered. The Red Sox slugger opened the scoring with a solo homer in the fourth inning and then ended it with his 40th blast in the 11th. Jonathan Papelbon pitched three scoreless frames for his first Major League victory.
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Red Sox 6, Blue Jays 5
David Ortiz watches his 39th homer, a monstrous shot in the fourth inning. (Nathan Denette/AP)
Series at a glance:
After rally, Jays fall in extras
Ted Lilly allowed three runs and five hits over 5 2/3 innings of work, but he received a no-decision thanks to Toronto's five-run rally in the seventh inning. Vernon Wells belted a three-run dinger to knot it up at 5, but that was the last outburst the Blue Jays could muster.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: September 12, 2005
BOS
Boston (84-59)
Won 1
Boston 6, Toronto 5   TOR
Toronto (71-72)
Lost 2
September 12, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 1   6 12 1
Toronto
0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0   5 8 0
Standings through 9/12/05  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Blue Jays Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Graffanino, 2B6110010.306
Renteria, SS6011010.281
Ortiz, DH5333111.295
Ramirez, M, LF6132000.285
Varitek, C5010024.289
Millar, 1B3020100.279
1-Stern, PR0000000.133
Olerud, 1B1000000.324
Nixon, RF4000102.279
Mueller, 3B3000204.295
Kapler, CF5110013.250
Totals4461265614 


1-Ran for Millar in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Ortiz 2 (40, 4th inning off Lilly, 0 on, 1 out; 11th inning off Walker, 0 on, 2 out), Ramirez, M (35, 6th inning off Lilly, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Graffanino; Renteria; Ortiz 9; Ramirez, M 6; Varitek; Millar 2; Kapler.
RBI: Ortiz 3 (126), Ramirez, M 2 (122), Renteria (61).
2-out RBI: Ramirez, M 2; Ortiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Mueller 2; Varitek.
GIDP: Varitek.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
E: Varitek (7, throw).
DP: 3 (Millar, Graffanino-Renteria-Millar, Renteria-Olerud).

 
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Adams, SS4001001.263
Catalanotto, LF5010012.290
Johnson, LF0000000.271
Wells, CF4123100.271
Koskie, 3B2000312.236
Hillenbrand, 1B5000005.292
Hinske, DH4120100.264
Zaun, C5120002.261
Hill, 2B4100102.269
Gross, RF4111012.264
Totals375856316 

BATTING
2B: Catalanotto (24, Arroyo).
HR: Wells (25, 7th inning off Timlin, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Catalanotto 2; Wells 5; Hinske 2; Zaun 2; Gross.
RBI: Gross (2), Adams (60), Wells 3 (83).
2-out RBI: Wells 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hillenbrand 2; Gross; Adams.
SF: Adams.
GIDP: Koskie; Zaun.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Zaun (2, 2nd base off Arroyo/Varitek).

FIELDING
DP: (Hill-Adams-Hillenbrand).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Arroyo 6.05335004.42
Foulke (H, 1)0.21110105.91
Timlin (BS, 6)1.12110111.99
Papelbon (W, 1-1)3.00001102.77
 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lilly 5.25331325.61
Chulk 0.25221003.68
League 0.20001007.62
Schoeneweis 0.20000003.81
Speier 1.00001102.64
Frasor 1.11001103.56
Walker (L, 6-5)1.01110113.00

Arroyo pitched to 3 batters in the 7th.
League pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

Pitches-strikes: Arroyo 110-66, Foulke 11-10, Timlin 24-15, Papelbon 45-30, Lilly 104-63, Chulk 34-20, League 8-4, Schoeneweis 3-3, Speier 17-9, Frasor 31-18, Walker 21-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Arroyo 7-11, Foulke 0-1, Timlin 3-0, Papelbon 2-6, Lilly 5-9, Chulk 2-0, League 2-0, Schoeneweis 1-1, Speier 0-2, Frasor 1-2, Walker 1-1.
Batters faced: Arroyo 26, Foulke 3, Timlin 5, Papelbon 10, Lilly 23, Chulk 8, League 2, Schoeneweis 2, Speier 4, Frasor 6, Walker 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Foulke 3-2, Timlin 2-2, Chulk 1-0, League 2-0, Schoeneweis 1-0, Speier 1-0, Frasor 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Lance Barksdale. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Wally Bell. 3B: John Hirschbeck.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, Out to RF.
T: 4:07.
Att: 24,617.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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