Boston Red Sox 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 80
Played on Friday, June 27, 2008 (N) at Minute Maid Park

BOS A    0  0  3    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   6 12  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  4  0
Boston Red Sox               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crisp cf                      4   2   1   0       1   0       2   0
Pedroia 2b                    4   2   3   1       1   0       0   2
Drew rf                       3   1   1   3       2   1       5   0
Ramirez lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Delcarmen p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Okajima p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cora ss                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Lowell 3b                     5   0   1   2       0   1       0   3
Youkilis 1b                   5   0   4   0       0   0       8   0
Varitek c                     3   0   1   0       2   0       7   0
Lugo ss                       4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
  Papelbon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matsuzaka p                   2   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Hansen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Casey ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ellsbury lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       37   6  12   6       6   5      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Pedroia (23,off Hernandez); Youkilis (21,off Hernandez).
HR: Drew (15,3rd inning off Hernandez 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Lugo (11,off Hernandez); Varitek (10,off Brocail).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Newhan 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
  Villarreal p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Abercrombie ph              1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   2       3   4
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Pence rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Quintero c                    3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Hernandez p                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta 2b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   1   4   1       3   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Tejada-Newhan-Berkman, Loretta-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
HR: Abercrombie (1,8th inning off Okajima 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Boston Red Sox               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Matsuzaka W(9-1)              5     2   0   0   3   4   0  20
Hansen                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Delcarmen                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Okajima                       0.2   2   1   1   0   0   1   4
Papelbon SV(24)               1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   3   7   1  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hernandez L(0-1)              5     5   3   3   3   5   1  22
Sampson                       1.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   7
Byrdak                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Villarreal                    1.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   6
Wright                        0.1   1   2   2   2   0   0   4
Brocail                       0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   6   6   6   5   1  43


Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Mike Muchlinski, 3B - Paul Nauert
Time of Game: 3:22   Attendance: 42327


Starting Lineups:

   Boston Red Sox                Houston Astros           
1. Crisp               cf        Bourn               cf
2. Pedroia             2b        Newhan              2b
3. Drew                rf        Tejada              ss
4. Ramirez             lf        Berkman             1b
5. Lowell              3b        Lee                 lf
6. Youkilis            1b        Blum                3b
7. Varitek             c         Pence               rf
8. Lugo                ss        Quintero            c
9. Matsuzaka           p         Hernandez           p

RED SOX 1ST: Crisp flied to right; Pedroia singled to left; Drew
struck out; Ramirez forced Pedroia (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Newhan struck out; Tejada struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Astros 0.

RED SOX 2ND: Lowell struck out; Youkilis singled to third;
Varitek walked [Youkilis to second]; Lugo grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Varitek out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman singled to right; Lee flied to center; Blum
popped to shortstop; Pence lined to pitcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Red Sox 0, Astros 0.

RED SOX 3RD: Matsuzaka was called out on strikes; Crisp walked;
Pedroia doubled to left [Crisp to third]; Drew homered [Crisp
scored, Pedroia scored]; Ramirez was called out on strikes;
Lowell grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Red Sox 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero grounded out (third to first); Hernandez
walked; Bourn forced Hernandez (second to shortstop); Newhan
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red
Sox 3, Astros 0.

RED SOX 4TH: Youkilis doubled to left; Varitek walked; Lugo
popped to shortstop; Matsuzaka struck out; Crisp popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada grounded out (second to first); Berkman
grounded out (pitcher to first); Lee flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Astros 0.

RED SOX 5TH: Pedroia flied to right; Drew flied to left; Ramirez
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Blum flied to right; Pence walked; Quintero singled
to right [Pence to second]; ERSTAD BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; Erstad
struck out; Bourn walked [Pence to third, Quintero to second];
Newhan popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Red Sox 3,
Astros 0.

RED SOX 6TH: SAMPSON REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); Lowell popped
to second; Youkilis grounded out (third to first); Varitek
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox
3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: HANSEN REPLACED MATSUZAKA (PITCHING); Tejada struck
out; Berkman grounded out (third to first); Lee flied to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Red Sox 3, Astros 0.

RED SOX 7TH: Lugo singled to right; CASEY BATTED FOR HANSEN;
Casey flied to left; Crisp grounded out (second to first) [Lugo
to second]; Pedroia singled to center [Lugo scored]; BYRDAK
REPLACED SAMPSON (PITCHING); Drew walked [Pedroia to second];
VILLARREAL REPLACED NEWHAN (PITCHING); LORETTA REPLACED BYRDAK
(PLAYING 2B); Ramirez flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red
Sox 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: DELCARMEN REPLACED RAMIREZ (PITCHING); ELLSBURY
REPLACED CASEY (PLAYING LF); Blum flied to right; Pence grounded
out (shortstop to first); Quintero struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Red Sox 4, Astros 0.

RED SOX 8TH: Lowell flied to center; Youkilis singled to center;
Varitek singled to right [Youkilis to second]; Lugo flied to
center; Ellsbury flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox
4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: OKAJIMA REPLACED DELCARMEN (PITCHING); Loretta flied
to center; Bourn flied to left; ABERCROMBIE BATTED FOR
VILLARREAL; Abercrombie homered; Tejada singled to left; CORA
REPLACED OKAJIMA (PLAYING SS); PAPELBON REPLACED LUGO
(PITCHING); Berkman struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Red Sox
4, Astros 1.

RED SOX 9TH: WRIGHT REPLACED ABERCROMBIE (PITCHING); Crisp
singled to right; Pedroia walked [Crisp to second]; Drew walked
[Crisp to third, Pedroia to second]; Cora popped to first;
BROCAIL REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING); Lowell singled to center
[Crisp scored, Pedroia scored, Drew to second]; Youkilis singled
to right [Drew to third, Lowell to second]; Varitek grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Youkilis out
at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Red Sox 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Lee grounded out (third to first); Blum flied to
right; Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Red Sox 6, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Red Sox          6  12   0   10
 Astros           1   4   0    6


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