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Dome cooking
Rays 9, Red Sox 8
The Rays celebrate their epic win in Game 2 of the ALCS. (Doug Benc/Getty)
Rays win series, 4-3
Game Matchup Day Date Time ET TV
Gm 1 BOS 2 @ TB 0 Fri Oct. 10    
Gm 2 BOS 8 @ TB 9 Sat Oct. 11    
Gm 3 TB 9 @ BOS 1 Mon Oct. 13    
Gm 4 TB 13 @ BOS 4 Tue Oct. 14    
Gm 5 TB 7 @ BOS 8 Thu Oct. 16    
Gm 6 BOS 4 @ TB 2 Sat Oct. 18    
Gm 7 BOS 1 @ TB 3 Sun Oct. 19    
BOS
Boston
TB
Tampa Bay
October 11, 2008
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Boston
2 0 1 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0   8 12 0
Tampa Bay
2 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1   9 12 0
Recap: BOS | TB  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox stats  |  Rays stats
Boston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ellsbury, RF 6 0 0 0 0 2 3 .000
  Cash, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pedroia, 2B 5 4 3 2 1 1 0 .500
Ortiz, D, DH 3 1 0 0 3 1 1 .000
Youkilis, 3B 6 2 3 1 0 0 3 .600
Bay, LF 5 1 3 4 1 1 1 .500
Lowrie, SS 3 0 0 0 3 0 4 .000
Varitek, C 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .000
  a-Drew, J, PH-RF 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
Kotsay, 1B 6 0 0 0 0 2 4 .100
Crisp, CF 6 0 3 0 0 1 4 .500
Totals 44 8 12 7 10 10 22  

a-Lined out for Varitek in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Bay (1, Kazmir), Crisp 2 (2, Kazmir, Wheeler, D).
HR: Pedroia 2 (2, 3rd inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out; 5th inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 0 out), Youkilis (1, 5th inning off Kazmir, 0 on, 1 out), Bay (1, 5th inning off Balfour, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Crisp 5; Pedroia 9; Youkilis 6; Bay 7.
RBI: Bay 4 (4), Pedroia 2 (2), Youkilis (2).
2-out RBI: Bay 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Varitek; Ellsbury 2; Crisp 2; Lowrie.
GIDP: Youkilis.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 13.

FIELDING
Pickoffs: Beckett (Crawford, C at 1st base).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Iwamura, 2B 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 .250
Upton, B, CF 4 2 1 2 1 3 2 .250
Pena, C, 1B 5 2 2 1 0 1 1 .286
Longoria, 3B 5 3 3 3 0 0 0 .333
Crawford, C, LF 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 .375
Floyd, C, DH 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 .333
  a-Aybar, W, PH-DH 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Navarro, D, C 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .125
  1-Perez, F, PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Gross, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  b-Zobrist, PH-RF 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
Bartlett, SS 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .125
Totals 42 9 12 9 4 9 10  

a-Flied out for Floyd, C in the 5th. b-Grounded out for Gross in the 8th.
1-Ran for Navarro, D in the 11th.

BATTING
2B: Pena, C (1, Beckett), Longoria 2 (2, Beckett, Beckett).
HR: Longoria (1, 1st inning off Beckett, 1 on, 2 out), Upton, B (1, 3rd inning off Beckett, 0 on, 1 out), Floyd, C (1, 4th inning off Beckett, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Bartlett; Longoria 8; Upton, B 4; Crawford, C 2; Floyd, C 4; Pena, C 3; Navarro, D; Iwamura.
RBI: Longoria 3 (3), Upton, B 2 (2), Crawford, C 2 (2), Floyd, C (1), Pena, C (1).
2-out RBI: Longoria 2; Crawford, C.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton, B.
SF: Upton, B.
Team RISP: 4-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Upton, B (1, 2nd base off Beckett/Varitek).
PO: Crawford, C (1st base by Beckett).

FIELDING
DP: (Bartlett-Iwamura-Pena, C).

 
Boston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Beckett 4.1 9 8 8 1 5 3 16.62
Lopez, Jav 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -
Delcarmen 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Okajima 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Masterson 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Papelbon 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Timlin (L, 0-1) 0.2 0 1 1 3 0 0 13.50
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kazmir 4.1 6 5 5 3 2 3 10.38
Balfour 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 1 6.75
Howell 1.1 0 1 1 1 2 0 6.75
Bradford (H, 1) 1.1 4 1 1 0 1 0 6.75
Miller, T 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 -
Wheeler, D (BS, 1) 3.1 1 0 0 2 4 0 0.00
Price (W, 1-0) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00

Lopez, Jav pitched to 1 batter in the 5th.
Balfour pitched to 3 batters in the 5th.
Bradford pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.
Miller, T pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Wheeler, D.
IBB: Iwamura (by Timlin).
Pitches-strikes: Beckett 93-56, Lopez, Jav 1-1, Delcarmen 20-11, Okajima 28-17, Masterson 18-11, Papelbon 18-12, Timlin 23-10, Kazmir 98-56, Balfour 19-9, Howell 23-15, Bradford 24-16, Miller, T 8-4, Wheeler, D 48-27, Price 12-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Beckett 2-3, Lopez, Jav 0-0, Delcarmen 2-2, Okajima 3-1, Masterson 1-0, Papelbon 1-1, Timlin 1-1, Kazmir 1-7, Balfour 0-0, Howell 0-1, Bradford 1-2, Miller, T 0-0, Wheeler, D 1-2, Price 1-0.
Batters faced: Beckett 22, Lopez, Jav 1, Delcarmen 6, Okajima 6, Masterson 3, Papelbon 4, Timlin 5, Kazmir 22, Balfour 3, Howell 5, Bradford 8, Miller, T 1, Wheeler, D 12, Price 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Lopez, Jav 1-1, Delcarmen 1-0, Papelbon 1-0, Howell 2-0, Bradford 1-1, Miller, T 1-0, Wheeler, D 2-1, Price 1-0.
Ejections: Boston Red Sox Pitching Coach John Farrell ejected by HP umpire Sam Holbrook (11th)
Umpires: HP: Sam Holbrook. 1B: Brian O'Nora. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Alfonso Marquez. LF: Derryl Cousins. RF: Tim McClelland.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 5:27.
Att: 34,904.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
October 11, 2008
October 11, 2008

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