Boston 6, Atlanta 5

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, June 21, 2009 1:35 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 63°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Hohn, First Base - Bruce Dreckman, Second Base - Paul Emmel, Third Base - Gary Darling,
Attendance - 37243

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 5 14 1
Boston 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 6 10 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 32-36 15-17 17-19 L2
Boston 42-27 25-10 17-17 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Boston Red Sox have a 25-10 record at home this season. The Atlanta Braves have a 17-19 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Braves have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Jonathan Papelbon pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 1.80. Jeff Bennett took the loss for Atlanta.
  • David Ortiz, Nick Green hit homeruns for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Atlanta   Boston
Jair Jurrjens Player Tim Wakefield
Loss W/L Loss
6.1 IP 6.2
6 Strikeouts 2
8 Hits 9
2.84 ERA 5.40
Hitting
Atlanta   Boston
Martin Prado Player David Ortiz
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 2
0 HR 1
4 TB 5
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Atlanta 14 0 17 .359 24 3 5 2 0 1
Boston 10 2 18 .323 12 8 6 1 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .619 after a win and .593 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Chi. Cubs. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .444 after a loss.
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