NY Mets 5, Boston 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 22, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 84°
Umpires - Home Plate - Paul Nauert, First Base - Joe West, Second Base - Ed Rapuano, Third Base - Chad Fairchild,
Attendance - 38092

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
NY Mets 22-19 12-8 10-11 W1
Boston 25-17 16-5 9-12 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Boston Red Sox have a 16-5 record at home this season. The New York Mets have a 10-11 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Red Sox have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • NY Mets has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Mets have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Johan Santana pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.50. Francisco Rodriguez closed out the game to get the save and has 12 save s for the season. Daisuke Matsuzaka took the loss for Boston.
  • Jason Varitek had the only homerun for Boston. Gary Sheffield had the only homerun for NY Mets.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
NY Mets   Boston
Johan Santana Player Daisuke Matsuzaka
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.0
8 Strikeouts 4
7 Hits 5
2.57 ERA 7.20
Hitting
NY Mets   Boston
Angel Pagan Player Jason Varitek
1 Hits 2
1 RBI 2
0 HR 1
1 TB 5
1.000 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
NY Mets 8 1 12 .250 11 7 5 3 1 3
Boston 7 1 12 .200 18 9 2 1 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against NY Mets. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .615 after a win and .562 after a loss.
  • NY Mets will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Mets have a W/L % of .524 after a win and .550 after a loss.
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