Boston 4, Oakland 2 — August 14, 2003 — Pedro Martinez, Boston Red Soxpitcher

Thursday, August 14, 2003
Game # 121
Boston 4, Oakland 2 (10 innings)


BOSTON                 ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
J Damon cf              5  1  1  0   0  1   0  .273
B Mueller 3b            4  1  1  2   0  1   0  .329
N Garciaparra ss        5  0  0  0   0  0   1  .319
M Ramirez lf            4  1  3  1   1  1   0  .316
D Ortiz dh              4  0  0  0   1  2   4  .279
K Millar 1b             3  0  0  0   1  2   1  .284
D Mirabelli c           2  0  0  0   0  0   2  .252
a-J Varitek ph-c       1  0  0  0   0  1   0  .291
T Nixon rf              2  0  0  0   0  2   2  .309
b-G Kapler ph-rf       1  1  1  0   1  0   0  .288
D Jackson 2b            3  0  0  0   0  0   2  .234

Totals                 34  4  6  3   4 10  12

a-hit by pitch for D Mirabelli in the 7th;  b-walked for T Nixon in the 7th.

BATTING: HR – B Mueller (15, 6th inning off T Lilly 0 on, 1 Out), M Ramirez
(28, 9th inning off K Foulke 0 on, 0 Out). S – D Jackson. SF – B Mueller.
RBI – B Mueller 2 (61), M Ramirez (85). Runners left in scoring position,
2 out – T Nixon 1, D Ortiz 1, K Millar 1. Team LOB – 7.

BASERUNNING: SB – M Ramirez (3, 3rd base off T Lilly/R Hernandez).

FIELDING: E – B Mueller (11, ground ball); M Ramirez (3, throw).

OAKLAND                ab  r  h rbi bb so lob   avg
B McMillon dh           3  0  0  0   2  2   4  .242
J Guillen rf            5  1  1  0   0  2   2  .304
E Chavez 3b             4  1  2  0   1  0   1  .272
M Tejada ss             5  0  1  2   0  1   2  .259
T Long lf               4  0  0  0   1  1   5  .246
R Hernandez c           5  0  1  0   0  1   2  .254
S Hatteberg 1b          5  0  2  0   0  0   0  .259
F Menechino 2b          3  0  0  0   1  1   2  .231
E Byrnes cf             4  0  0  0   0  3   4  .270

Totals                 38  2  7  2   5 11  22

BATTING: 2B – S Hatteberg (26, T Wakefield); E Chavez (26, T Wakefield).
RBI – M Tejada 2 (75). 2-out RBI – M Tejada 2. Runners left in scoring position,
2 out – B McMillon 3, R Hernandez 1, T Long 3. Team LOB – 11.

BASERUNNING: SB – M Tejada (6, 2nd base off T Wakefield/D Mirabelli).

FIELDING: E – E Chavez (13, throw). DP: 1 (E Chavez-S Hatteberg).

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BOSTON          – 000 001 001 2  —   4
OAKLAND         – 000 020 000 0  —   2
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BOSTON                       ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
T Wakefield                   6       5   2   2   4   8   0   4.10
S Williamson                  1       0   0   0   1   0   0   5.40
A Embree                      1       2   0   0   0   2   0   3.80
B Kim (W, 5-3)                2       0   0   0   0   1   0   3.22

OAKLAND                      ip       h   r  er  bb  so  hr    era
T Lilly                       6       3   1   1   2   5   1   4.71
C Bradford (H, 16)              1/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   3.49
R Rincon (H, 10)              1       0   0   0   1   1   0   3.79
K Foulke (B, 5)               1 2/3   1   1   1   0   4   1   2.40
J Mecir (L, 2-2)                2/3   2   2   1   1   0   0   5.33
J Halama                        1/3   0   0   0   0   0   0   3.93

BALK – T Lilly. HBP – J Varitek (by C Bradford). Pitches-strikes: T Wakefield
111-68; S Williamson 21-12; A Embree 22-17; B Kim 28-20; T Lilly 99-66;
C Bradford 10-5; R Rincon 11-4; K Foulke 37-23; J Mecir 29-16; J Halama 5-3.
Ground balls-fly balls: T Wakefield 6-4; S Williamson 1-2; A Embree 1-0; B Kim
3-2; T Lilly 4-9; C Bradford 0-1; R Rincon 0-1; K Foulke 0-1; J Mecir 1-1;
J Halama 1-0. Batters faced: T Wakefield 27; S Williamson 5; A Embree 5; B Kim 6;
T Lilly 23; C Bradford 2; R Rincon 3; K Foulke 6; J Mecir 6; J Halama 1.

UMPIRES: HP–Kevin Kelley. 1B–Phil Cuzzi. 2B–Dan Iassogna. 3B–Larry Poncino.
T–3:33. Att–37,293. Weather: 67 degrees, sunny. Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Play-by-Play:
(b - ball, s - swinging strike; c - called strike; f - foul; i - intentional ball; p - pitchout; t/T - pitcher's throw to first/second;
x/X - catcher's throw to first/second (after preceding pitch); B/S/C/F - ball/strike/foul on bunt attempt).

Boston 1st — Damon (cSbffffb) grounded out third to first. Mueller (csffb) flied out to right.Garciaparra (b) flied out to center.

Oakland 1st — McMillon (cbfbb) walked.Guillen (sc) struck out swinging. Chavez (bbb) walked, McMillon to second. Tejada (bs) grounded out pitcher to first, McMillon to third, Chavez to second. Long (cb) flied out to left.

Boston 2nd — Ramirez (cf) struck out looking.Ortiz (bcsbfb) walked. Millar (bbccbff) Millar walked, Ortiz to second. Mirabelli (cbs) popped out to second. Nixon (csb) struck out swinging.

Oakland 2nd — Hernandez (c) lined out to left. Hatteberg (cbbbff) doubled to left. Menechino (bcbbc) walked. Byrnes (cbcbf) flied out to left. McMillon (csff) struck out swinging.

Boston 3rd — Jackson popped out to second. Damon (bbc) grounded out second to first. Mueller (cbb) lined out to center.

Oakland 3rd — Guillen (sf) struck out swinging. Chavez (bcbbc) Chavez singled to left. Tejada (bfs) struck out swinging. Long (bc) grounded out first unassisted.

Boston 4th — Garciaparra (fb) lined out to left. Ramirez (bcfb) safe on infield single, fielded by 3B. Ortiz (Ramirez to second on balk – cbf) struck out swinging. Millar (c – Ramirez stole third – f) struck out looking.

Oakland 4th — Hernandez (s) grounded out pitcher unassisted. Hatteberg (bcbbc) flied out to center. Menechino (bbcb) grounded out third to first.

Boston 5th — Mirabelli (fffb) flied out to right. Nixon (cbbs) struck out swinging. Jackson (b) grounded out shortstop to first.

Oakland 5th — Byrnes (bsf) struck out swinging, catcher to first. McMillon (bb) grounded out first to pitcher. Guillen (cff) safe on infield single, fielded by SS. Chavez doubled to right, Guillen to third. Tejada (cs) singled to right center, fielded by CF, Guillen and Chavez scored. Long (tbb – Tejada stole second – b) walked. Hernandez (bbfbs) struck out looking.

Boston 6th — Damon (cbfb) grounded out shortstop to first. Mueller (bbccb) homered to left, Mueller scored. Garciaparra (sf) popped out to first. Ramirez (bcbf) singled to shallow left. Ortiz (tt) flied out to right.

Oakland 6th — Hatteberg (bccb) grounded out first unassisted. Menechino (bcf) struck out swinging. Byrnes (sf) struck out swinging.

Boston 7th — Bradford relieved Lilly. Millar (bsbfb) flied out to right. Varitek hit for Mirabelli. Varitek (ssb) hit by pitch. Rincon relieved Bradford. Kapler hit for Nixon. Kapler (bbb) walked, Varitek to second. Jackson (b) lined into double play, third unassisted to first, Kapler doubled off first.

Oakland 7th — Williamson relieved Wakefield. Varitek replaced Mirabelli at C. Kapler replaced Nixon in RF. McMillon (cbbffbf) walked. Guillen (t) lined out to center. Chavez (ctftfb) flied out to center. Tejada (bbc) safe at first on 3B’s fielding error, McMillon to second. Long (bb) grounded out shortstop to first.

Boston 8th — Damon (bsbf) struck out swinging. Foulke relieved Rincon. Mueller (ccb) struck out swinging. Garciaparra (bbsbff) flied out to right.

Oakland 8th — Embree relieved Williamson. Hernandez (cbc) singled to shallow center. Hatteberg (b) singled to left center, fielded by LF, Hernandez to third, Hatteberg to second on LF’s throwing error. Menechino (bffffff) grounded out third to first. Byrnes (ff) struck out swinging. McMillon (cbbs) struck out swinging.

Boston 9th — Ramirez (cbfbfbfff) homered to left, Ramirez scored. Ortiz (sbcb) struck out on foul tip. Millar (fbbcb) struck out swinging. Varitek (bcsb) struck out swinging.

Oakland 9th — Kim relieved Embree. Guillen (b) grounded out shortstop to first. Chavez (ccffb) flied out to right. Tejada (cbf) grounded out shortstop to first.

Boston 10th — Mecir relieved Foulke. Kapler (cbbfb) safe on infield single, fielded by SS. Jackson (tbb) sacrificed pitcher to second, Kapler to second. Damon (bcfbff) singled to right, G Kapler to third. Mueller (cfbtfb) hit sacrifice fly to center, Kapler scored, Damon to second. Garciaparra (ff) safe at third on 3B’s throwing error, Damon scored. Ramirez (bbb) walked. Halama relieved Mecir. Ortiz (bbfs) grounded into fielder’s choice, Ramirez out second to shortstop.

Oakland 10th — Long (cfff) struck out swinging. Hernandez (bbbc) popped out to shortstop. Hatteberg (bbcsf) grounded out shortstop to first.

AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
NY YANKEES       72   47  .605   –     33-24  39-23  26-19 15-05 18-18 WON  1
BOSTON           70   51  .579   3     39-19  31-32  28-26 19-09 13-09 WON  2
TORONTO          60   61  .496  13     26-32  34-29  25-32 12-12 13-09 WON  1
BALTIMORE        57   63  .475  15 1/2 31-28  26-35  21-25 14-18 17-07 LOST 4
TAMPA BAY        48   71  .403  24     29-34  19-37  27-25 10-15 08-16 WON  3

AMERICAN LEAGUE CENTRAL

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
KANSAS CITY      64   55  .538   –     33-28  31-27  12-17 33-16 10-14 WON  1
CHI WHITE SOX    63   58  .521   2     37-22  26-36  15-10 31-25 07-15 LOST 2
MINNESOTA        61   60  .504   4     33-30  28-30  17-15 23-24 11-13 LOST 3
CLEVELAND        53   69  .434  12 1/2 30-29  23-40  06-10 28-24 13-23 WON  3
DETROIT          31   88  .261  33     14-42  17-46  09-18 13-39 05-17 LOST 2

AMERICAN LEAGUE WEST

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
SEATTLE          73   48  .603   –     37-26  36-22  09-10 32-13 22-17 LOST 1
OAKLAND          69   52  .570   4     42-20  27-32  13-06 25-20 22-17 LOST 2
ANAHEIM          57   64  .471  16     34-29  23-35  15-30 14-05 17-22 WON  2
TEXAS            54   67  .446  19     32-30  22-37  22-23 11-08 17-22 WON  2

THURSDAY, AUGUST 14TH RESULTS

BOSTON 4, OAKLAND 2 (10 INNINGS)
NY YANKEES 8, BALTIMORE 5
TORONTO 5, SEATTLE 2
CLEVELAND 8, MINNESOTA 3
TEXAS 6, DETROIT 3
ANAHEIM 5, CHI WHITE SOX 1

NATIONAL LEAGUE EAST

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
ATLANTA          78   42  .650   –     42-18  36-24  29-22 22-10 17-05 WON  2
PHILADELPHIA     66   54  .550  12     36-26  30-28  25-25 15-09 18-14 WON  2
FLORIDA          66   55  .545  12 1/2 37-25  29-30  29-21 17-16 11-12 LOST 1
MONTREAL         61   60  .504  17 1/2 38-23  23-37  23-28 16-14 13-09 WON  1
NY METS          50   69  .420  27 1/2 25-35  25-34  20-30 15-18 10-11 WON  2

NATIONAL LEAGUE CENTRAL

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
HOUSTON          64   57  .529   –     36-23  28-34  13-17 36-25 04-08 LOST 3
ST LOUIS         64   57  .529   –     34-25  30-32  15-09 30-25 09-15 WON  1
CHICAGO CUBS     63   57  .525     1/2 31-30  32-27  11-13 29-25 14-10 WON  3
PITTSBURGH       55   64  .462   8     26-35  29-29  06-08 28-32 16-17 LOST 1
CINCINNATI       53   67  .442  10 1/2 28-33  25-34  11-16 22-29 13-17 WON  1
MILWAUKEE        47   73  .392  16 1/2 21-39  26-34  11-22 21-30 10-14 LOST 2

NATIONAL LEAGUE WEST

TEAM            WON  LOST  PCT  GB      HOME   ROAD   EAST  CENT  WEST STREAK
SAN FRANCISCO    73   46  .613   –     41-18  32-28  09-12 19-11 35-15 LOST 2
ARIZONA          64   56  .533   9 1/2 35-23  29-33  15-13 17-10 22-29 LOST 1
LOS ANGELES      62   58  .517  11 1/2 34-26  28-32  13-13 19-08 19-30 WON  1
COLORADO         61   62  .496  14     41-19  20-43  08-14 16-17 28-25 LOST 1
SAN DIEGO        47   75  .385  27 1/2 24-36  23-39  06-17 10-20 23-28 LOST 2

THURSDAY, AUGUST 14TH RESULTS

ST LOUIS 4, PITTSBURGH 3
LOS ANGELES 6, FLORIDA 4
CHICAGO CUBS 7, HOUSTON 1
CINCINNATI 3, ARIZONA 2
PHILADELPHIA 4, MILWAUKEE 3
ATLANTA 7, SAN DIEGO 4
SAN FRANCISCO AT NY METS  (POSTPONED; BLACKOUT)