Tampa Bay 6, Boston 2

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 1, 2009 7:38 PM
Location - Tropicana Field
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - John Hirschbeck, First Base - Wally Bell, Second Base - Marty Foster, Third Base - Marvin Hudson,
Attendance - 27045

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 14-9 10-2 4-7 L2
Tampa Bay 10-14 4-5 6-9 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Tampa Bay Rays have a 4-5 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 4-7 record on the road.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Rays have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Andy Sonnanstine pitched 5.2 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.75. Justin Masterson took the loss for Boston.
  • Evan Longoria, Carlos Pena hit homeruns for Tampa Bay.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Tampa Bay
Justin Masterson Player Andy Sonnanstine
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 5.2
6 Strikeouts 1
6 Hits 8
9.00 ERA 3.18
Hitting
Boston   Tampa Bay
Dustin Pedroia Player Gabe Gross
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.600 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 9 0 11 .273 16 6 2 6 0 0
Tampa Bay 7 2 13 .259 9 9 6 4 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Tampa Bay will play their next game at home against Boston. The Rays have a W/L % of .300 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Tampa Bay. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .733 after a win and .375 after a loss.
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