Boston 6, Washington 4

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, June 24, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Nationals Park
Temperature - 85°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Jeff Nelson, Second Base - Mark Carlson, Third Base - Tim Tschida,
Attendance - 41530

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 44-27 25-10 19-17 W4
Washington 21-49 13-25 8-24 L3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Washington Nationals have a 13-25 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 19-17 record on the road.
  • Washington has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Nationals have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 4 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Jon Lester pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.68. Jonathan Papelbon closed out the game to get the save and has 17 save s for the season. Craig Stammen took the loss for Washington.
  • David Ortiz, Jason Varitek hit homeruns for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Washington
Jon Lester Player Craig Stammen
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 5.1
6 Strikeouts 5
6 Hits 7
4.50 ERA 10.12
Hitting
Boston   Washington
David Ortiz Player Cristian Guzman
2 Hits 2
3 RBI 1
1 HR 0
5 TB 4
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 7 2 15 .212 6 8 6 2 0 0
Washington 8 0 12 .235 15 9 4 4 1 0

Upcoming Games

  • Washington will play their next game at home against Boston. The Nationals have a W/L % of .364 after a win and .271 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .636 after a win and .593 after a loss.
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