Boston 7, Minnesota 3

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 52°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chad Fairchild, First Base - Phil Cuzzi, Second Base - Jerry Crawford, Third Base - Mike Estabrook,
Attendance - 37494

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 6 1
Boston 0 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 7 5 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 7-9 6-5 1-4 L2
Boston 9-6 7-2 2-4 W7

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Boston Red Sox have a 7-2 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 1-4 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 7 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Twins have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Brad Penny pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 7.80. Francisco Liriano took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Jeff Bailey had the only homerun for Boston. Justin Morneau had the only homerun for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   Boston
Francisco Liriano Player Brad Penny
Loss W/L Win
4.0 IP 6.0
6 Strikeouts 2
4 Hits 6
15.75 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Minnesota   Boston
Justin Morneau Player Nick Green
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
1 HR 0
6 TB 4
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 6 1 12 .194 10 3 2 1 0 1
Boston 5 1 12 .185 7 9 7 4 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against NY Yankees. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .778 after a win and .333 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The Twins have a W/L % of .375 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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