Boston 7, Tampa Bay 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 8, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 73°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Welke, First Base - Tim Welke, Second Base - Scott Barry, Third Base - Angel Hernandez,
Attendance - 37745

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 9 0
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 2 0 7 15 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Tampa Bay 14-17 6-7 8-10 L1
Boston 19-11 12-3 7-8 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Boston Red Sox have a 12-3 record at home this season. The Tampa Bay Rays have a 8-10 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Tampa Bay has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Rays have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Brad Penny pitched 6.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.90. James Shields took the loss for Tampa Bay.
  • Jason Bay, J.D. Drew hit homeruns for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Tampa Bay   Boston
James Shields Player Brad Penny
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 6.1
7 Strikeouts 2
10 Hits 8
7.50 ERA 4.26
Hitting
Tampa Bay   Boston
Jason Bartlett Player Dustin Pedroia
3 Hits 4
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
5 TB 4
.750 Avg .800

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Tampa Bay 9 0 14 .265 18 5 3 3 1 0
Boston 15 2 25 .395 14 9 7 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against Tampa Bay. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .684 after a win and .545 after a loss.
  • Tampa Bay will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Rays have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .562 after a loss.
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