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Offense lifts Dice-K
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Red Sox 8, Yankees 5
Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed four runs over five frames. (Brita Meng Outzen/MLB.com)
 Crisp on tagging Hughes early
 Delcarmen credits Francona
 Youkilis: We played well
Daisuke Matsuzaka didn't have his best stuff, but the Red Sox rode two-hit games from Dustin Pedroia, Manny Ramirez, Kevin Youkilis and Sean Casey to win their first series vs. the Yanks this year.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (6-7)
Lost 2
Boston 8, NY Yankees 5   BOS
Boston (7-6)
Won 2
April 13, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0   5 8 1
Boston
3 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 X   8 11 0
Standings thru 4/13/08  |  Recap: NYY | BOS  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Red Sox stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, CF1101302.190
  Farnsworth, P0000000.000
Cano, 2B5000006.170
Abreu, RF4011112.304
Rodriguez, 3B5000013.260
Matsui, LF3110200.341
Posada, DH-C4010012.250
Giambi, 1B3211103.107
Molina, C4121001.364
  1-Betemit, PR-SS0000000.154
Gonzalez, SS2011100.385
  a-Cabrera, PH-CF1010000.290
Totals325858319 

a-Singled for Gonzalez in the 8th.
1-Ran for Molina in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Abreu (2, Matsuzaka), Matsui (3, Matsuzaka), Molina (7, Matsuzaka).
HR: Giambi (2, 8th inning off Timlin, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Abreu 2; Matsui 2; Posada; Giambi 4; Molina 3; Gonzalez; Cabrera.
RBI: Abreu (6), Molina (2), Gonzalez (1), Damon (2), Giambi (4).
2-out RBI: Abreu.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez; Cano 2; Giambi; Abreu 2.
SF: Damon.
GIDP: Rodriguez; Damon.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Damon 2 (2, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Varitek, 2nd base off Matsuzaka/Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Molina (1, throw).
PB: Molina (2).
Outfield assists: Matsui (Pedroia at 2nd base).
DP: (Cano-Giambi).

 
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ellsbury, LF3112101.261
Pedroia, 2B5020024.283
Drew, RF3200211.353
Ramirez, DH3221110.300
Youkilis, 3B3122000.341
Casey, 1B3121100.318
Varitek, C4000016.244
Crisp, CF4120002.323
Lugo, SS3000102.238
Totals3181166516 

BATTING
2B: Casey (3, Hughes).
TB: Ellsbury; Pedroia 2; Ramirez 2; Youkilis 2; Casey 3; Crisp 2.
RBI: Ramirez (12), Youkilis 2 (8), Casey (5), Ellsbury 2 (5).
2-out RBI: Ellsbury.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Varitek; Pedroia 2; Drew.
SF: Youkilis; Ellsbury.
GIDP: Varitek.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crisp 2 (2, 2nd base off Farnsworth/Posada, 2nd base off Hughes/Molina), Ellsbury (2, 2nd base off Hughes/Molina), Pedroia (2, 2nd base off Farnsworth/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Youkilis-Pedroia-Casey, Pedroia-Casey).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hughes (L, 0-2)2.06763309.00
Ohlendorf 3.02003102.70
Hawkins 2.01000109.00
Farnsworth 1.02110005.68
 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka (W, 3-0)5.05446202.70
Aardsma (H, 1)2.00002002.35
Timlin 0.031100181.00
Lopez (H, 1)1.10000004.50
Delcarmen 0.20000103.38

Hughes pitched to 4 batters in the 3rd.
Timlin pitched to 3 batters in the 8th.

WP: Ohlendorf, Matsuzaka.
Pitches-strikes: Hughes 65-35, Ohlendorf 49-27, Hawkins 17-12, Farnsworth 12-9, Matsuzaka 116-62, Aardsma 36-19, Timlin 11-8, Lopez 16-11, Delcarmen 14-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Hughes 1-2, Ohlendorf 7-1, Hawkins 3-1, Farnsworth 0-3, Matsuzaka 4-9, Aardsma 3-3, Timlin 0-0, Lopez 4-0, Delcarmen 1-0.
Batters faced: Hughes 15, Ohlendorf 13, Hawkins 6, Farnsworth 5, Matsuzaka 25, Aardsma 8, Timlin 3, Lopez 3, Delcarmen 2.
Inherited runners-scored: Ohlendorf 2-2, Lopez 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Crawford. 1B: Tom Hallion. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 46 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, L to R.
T: 3:55.
Att: 37,876.

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