Tampa Bay 7, Boston 2

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 8, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 45°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Jeff Nelson, Second Base - Mark Carlson, Third Base - Tim Tschida,
Attendance - 37552

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 1 7 13 0
Boston 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Tampa Bay 1-1 0-0 1-1 W1
Boston 1-1 1-1 0-0 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Boston Red Sox have a 1-1 record at home this season. The Tampa Bay Rays have a 1-1 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Red Sox have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Rays have won 1 of their last 10 games.
  • Scott Kazmir pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.50. Grant Balfour closed out the game to get the save and has 1 save for the season. Jon Lester took the loss for Boston.
  • Evan Longoria, Carlos Pena hit homeruns for Tampa Bay.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Tampa Bay   Boston
Scott Kazmir Player Jon Lester
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 5.0
4 Strikeouts 5
5 Hits 8
1.50 ERA 9.00
Hitting
Tampa Bay   Boston
Akinori Iwamura Player Kevin Youkilis
3 Hits 3
0 RBI 1
0 HR 0
4 TB 3
.750 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Tampa Bay 13 2 22 .351 11 6 5 2 0 0
Boston 8 0 10 .235 16 8 2 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against Tampa Bay. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • Tampa Bay will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Rays have a W/L % of .000 after a win and 1.000 after a loss.
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