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@CHW
1
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2
1
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0
9
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2
6
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@ARI
6
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3
9
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5
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8
3
Thursday, May 5, 2005, 1:06PM
, Comerica Park
Attendance: 24,870, Time of Game: 2:44
Red Sox
2
16-12
 Won 3 
2nd, 2½ GB
at Tigers
1
12-15
 Lost 3 
3rd, 8½ GB
L: Ugueth Urbina (0-3)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Red Sox         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    2 12  0
Tigers          0  0  0   0  0  0   1  0  0    1  3  0

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Johnny Damon CF 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .364 .395 .479 .875 15 12 -0.111 1.09 0.014 -0.125 -0.9 4 0
Trot Nixon RF 5 1 4 0 0 0 5 .324 .446 .507 .953 10 6 0.068 0.85 0.090 -0.022 0.5 5 0
David Ortiz DH 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .257 .311 .523 .834 23 12 0.327 1.38 0.419 -0.092 0.4 2B
Kevin Millar 1B 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .245 .364 .296 .660 26 17 -0.023 1.56 0.085 -0.108 -0.7 3 1
Jason Varitek C 4 1 3 0 0 1 4 .337 .379 .618 .997 16 10 0.172 1.41 0.197 -0.025 1.4 10 0 2B
Edgar Renteria SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .303 .349 .651 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Ramon Vazquez PH-SS 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .242 .265 .303 .568 13 9 -0.031 1.66 0.101 -0.132 0.1 3 0
Bill Mueller 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .239 .353 .296 .649 9 7 -0.204 1.90 0.000 -0.204 -1.7 0 0 GDP
Jay Payton LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .200 .229 .333 .562 15 10 -0.184 1.70 0.000 -0.184 -1.3 1 0
Mark Bellhorn 2B 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .231 .348 .346 .694 19 10 -0.084 1.19 0.018 -0.102 -0.4 0 1
Bronson Arroyo P 1 1
   Keith Foulke P 0 0
Team Totals 38 2 12 2 2 5 40 .316 .350 .368 .718 146 93 -0.070 1.40 0.924 -0.994 -2.6 27 3
2B: J Varitek (5, off J Johnson); D Ortiz (8, off U Urbina).
TB: T Nixon 4; J Varitek 4; D Ortiz 2; R Vazquez 2; K Millar; J Damon.
GIDP: B Mueller (5).
RBI: D Ortiz (19); R Vazquez (3).
2-out RBI: D Ortiz.
Team LOB: 11.
With RISP: 1 for 8.

Detroit Tigers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Nook Logan CF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .344 .365 .475 .840 13 10 -0.016 0.98 0.039 -0.054 -0.2 3 0
Brandon Inge 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .297 .383 .465 .848 22 14 -0.185 1.80 0.000 -0.185 -1.1 0 2
Carlos Guillen SS 4 1 1 1 0 2 4 .394 .462 .585 1.047 19 12 0.113 1.54 0.235 -0.122 0.5 2 3 HR
Dmitri Young DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .311 .374 .556 .929 18 12 -0.066 1.34 0.040 -0.106 -0.2
Carlos Pena 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .176 .320 .329 .650 16 12 -0.149 1.48 0.000 -0.149 -0.8 8 1
Marcus Thames LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .200 .267 .375 .642 13 6 -0.053 0.97 0.014 -0.066 -0.3 4 0
Bobby Higginson RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .077 .111 .077 .188 6 6 -0.088 1.12 0.000 -0.088 -0.6 1 0
Omar Infante 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .242 .276 .374 .649 6 5 -0.103 1.35 0.000 -0.103 -0.6 2 4
Vance Wilson C 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .176 .300 .176 .476 15 8 -0.024 0.99 0.024 -0.048 -0.2 6 0
Jason Johnson P 1 1
   Ugueth Urbina P 0 0
Team Totals 30 1 3 1 2 8 32 .100 .156 .200 .356 128 85 -0.571 1.31 0.352 -0.921 -3.6 27 11
HR: C Guillen (2, off B Arroyo, 7th inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
TB: C Guillen 4; D Young; N Logan.
RBI: C Guillen (10).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 0 for 1.
Fielding
DP: 1. O Infante-C Guillen-C Pena.

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bronson Arroyo, W (4-0) 8 3 1 1 2 8 1 3.18 29 113 77 38 14 25 4 15 5 0 78 0.365 1.17 3.1
Keith Foulke, S (7) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.60 3 15 8 6 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0.204 2.67 0.5
Team Totals 9 3 1 1 2 8 1 1.00 32 128 85 44 15 26 4 18 5 0 78 0 0 0.569 1.31 3.6

Detroit Tigers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jason Johnson 7 8 1 1 2 4 0 3.93 30 107 68 46 6 16 17 7 1 0 59 0.257 0.98 2.6
Ugueth Urbina, L (0-3) 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 4.11 10 39 25 18 2 5 2 7 1 0 0 0 -0.188 2.53 0.0
Team Totals 9 12 2 2 2 5 0 2.00 40 146 93 64 8 21 19 14 2 0 59 0 0 0.069 1.40 2.6
Balks: None.
WP: U Urbina (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Kerwin Danley, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - John Hirschbeck, 3B - Wally Bell.
Time of Game: 2:44.
Attendance: 24,870.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 58° F, Wind 9mph in from Leftfield, Sunny.

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t9 1-1 2 1-- 6,(2-2)  R BOS D. Ortiz U. Urbina 40% 82% Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF); Nixon Scores
b7 0-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  R DET C. Guillen B. Arroyo -23% 45% Home Run (Line Drive)
t8 1-1 2 1-3 6,(3-2)  O BOS J. Payton U. Urbina -11% 39% Strikeout Looking
t8 1-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  BOS J. Varitek U. Urbina 10% 67% Single to SS (Pop Fly to LF Line); Millar to 2B
t8 1-1 0 12- 6,(3-2)  O BOS R. Vazquez U. Urbina -10% 57% Foul Popfly: C (Behind Home)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 6,(1-2)  O BOS J. Damon J. Johnson -2% 48% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  BOS T. Nixon J. Johnson 2% 50% Single to RF (Ground Ball)
t1 0-0 1 1-- 5,(3-1)  O BOS D. Ortiz J. Johnson -3% 47% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
t1 0-0 2 1-- 7,(3-2)  O BOS K. Millar J. Johnson -2% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Tigers Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O DET N. Logan B. Arroyo 2% 47% Strikeout Swinging
b1 0-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET B. Inge B. Arroyo 2% 49% Groundout: P-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET C. Guillen B. Arroyo 1% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 0, Tigers 0.
Top of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  BOS J. Varitek J. Johnson 6% 56% Double to CF (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
Ramon Vazquez pinch hits for Edgar Renteria (SS) batting 6th
t2 0-0 0 -2- 2,(0-1)  R BOS R. Vazquez J. Johnson 7% 64% Single to CF (Ground Ball); Varitek Scores
t2 1-0 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O BOS B. Mueller J. Johnson -3% 61% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t2 1-0 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O BOS J. Payton J. Johnson -3% 58% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t2 1-0 2 1-- 6,(3-2)  BOS M. Bellhorn J. Johnson 2% 60% Walk; Payton to 2B
t2 1-0 2 12- 2,(0-1)  O BOS J. Damon J. Johnson -4% 56% Groundout: P-1B
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 4-5-6
Ramon Vazquez moves from PH to SS
b2 0-1 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET D. Young B. Arroyo 3% 58% Lineout: CF (Deep CF)
b2 0-1 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET C. Pena B. Arroyo 2% 60% Flyball: CF
b2 0-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  DET M. Thames B. Arroyo -1% 59% Walk
b2 0-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O DET B. Higginson B. Arroyo 3% 61% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 2-3-4
t3 1-0 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O BOS T. Nixon J. Johnson -2% 59% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t3 1-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O BOS D. Ortiz J. Johnson -2% 57% Strikeout Swinging
t3 1-0 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O BOS K. Millar J. Johnson -1% 56% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O DET O. Infante B. Arroyo 3% 59% Foul Popfly: C (1B Foul)
b3 0-1 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET V. Wilson B. Arroyo 2% 61% Strikeout Looking
b3 0-1 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O DET N. Logan B. Arroyo 1% 62% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 5-6-7
t4 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  BOS J. Varitek J. Johnson 4% 66% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t4 1-0 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O BOS R. Vazquez J. Johnson -3% 63% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t4 1-0 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O BOS B. Mueller J. Johnson -3% 60% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
t4 1-0 2 1-- 5,(1-2)  O BOS J. Payton J. Johnson -2% 57% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 2-3-4
b4 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET B. Inge B. Arroyo 3% 60% Popfly: C
b4 0-1 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O DET C. Guillen B. Arroyo 2% 62% Strikeout Swinging
b4 0-1 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O DET D. Young B. Arroyo 1% 64% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 9-1-2
t5 1-0 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O BOS M. Bellhorn J. Johnson -2% 61% Strikeout Swinging
t5 1-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O BOS J. Damon J. Johnson -2% 60% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t5 1-0 2 --- 1,(0-0)  BOS T. Nixon J. Johnson 1% 61% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t5 1-0 2 1-- 4,(3-0)  BOS D. Ortiz J. Johnson 2% 63% Walk; Nixon to 2B
t5 1-0 2 12- 4,(1-2)  O BOS K. Millar J. Johnson -5% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 5-6-7
b5 0-1 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O DET C. Pena B. Arroyo 3% 62% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 0-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O DET M. Thames B. Arroyo 2% 64% Lineout: LF (Deep LF)
b5 0-1 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET B. Higginson B. Arroyo 2% 66% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 5-6-7
t6 1-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O BOS J. Varitek J. Johnson -3% 63% Strikeout Looking
t6 1-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  BOS R. Vazquez J. Johnson 3% 66% Single to LF (Line Drive)
t6 1-0 1 1-- 2,(1-0)  OO BOS B. Mueller J. Johnson -6% 60% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 8-9-1
b6 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O DET O. Infante B. Arroyo 4% 64% Strikeout Swinging
b6 0-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O DET V. Wilson B. Arroyo 3% 67% Flyball: RF
b6 0-1 2 --- 2,(0-1)  O DET N. Logan B. Arroyo 2% 69% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Top of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Ahead 1-0, Tigers' Jason Johnson facing 8-9-1
t7 1-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O BOS J. Payton J. Johnson -3% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 1-0 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O BOS M. Bellhorn J. Johnson -2% 65% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
t7 1-0 2 --- 2,(1-0)  BOS J. Damon J. Johnson 1% 66% Single to LF (Ground Ball)
t7 1-0 2 1-- 2,(1-0)  BOS T. Nixon J. Johnson 2% 68% Single to RF (Ground Ball); Damon to 2B
t7 1-0 2 12- 3,(1-1)  O BOS D. Ortiz J. Johnson -5% 64% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Tigers Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 2-3-4
b7 0-1 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O DET B. Inge B. Arroyo 5% 69% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 0-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  R DET C. Guillen B. Arroyo -23% 45% Home Run (Line Drive)
b7 1-1 1 --- 9,(3-2)  DET D. Young B. Arroyo -4% 41% Single to RF (Line Drive)
b7 1-1 1 1-- 5,(1-2)  O DET C. Pena B. Arroyo 5% 46% Strikeout Swinging
b7 1-1 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O DET M. Thames B. Arroyo 4% 50% Flyball: CF (CF-RF)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Ugueth Urbina facing 4-5-6
Ugueth Urbina replaces Jason Johnson pitching
t8 1-1 0 --- 4,(2-1)  BOS K. Millar U. Urbina 7% 57% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
t8 1-1 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  BOS J. Varitek U. Urbina 10% 67% Single to SS (Pop Fly to LF Line); Millar to 2B
t8 1-1 0 12- 6,(3-2)  O BOS R. Vazquez U. Urbina -10% 57% Foul Popfly: C (Behind Home)
t8 1-1 1 12- 3,(1-1)  O BOS B. Mueller U. Urbina -9% 48% Flyball: LF
t8 1-1 2 12- 3,(0-2)  BOS J. Payton U. Urbina 2% 50% Wild Pitch; Millar to 3B
t8 1-1 2 1-3 6,(3-2)  O BOS J. Payton U. Urbina -11% 39% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Tigers Batting, Tied 1-1, Red Sox' Bronson Arroyo facing 7-8-9
b8 1-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O DET B. Higginson B. Arroyo 5% 44% Groundout: 1B-P
b8 1-1 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O DET O. Infante B. Arroyo 4% 47% Flyball: RF
b8 1-1 2 --- 7,(3-2)  DET V. Wilson B. Arroyo -2% 45% Walk
b8 1-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  DET N. Logan B. Arroyo -4% 41% Single to CF (Line Drive); Wilson to 2B
b8 1-1 2 12- 8,(2-2)  O DET B. Inge B. Arroyo 9% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Red Sox 1, Tigers 1.
Top of the 9th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 1-1, Tigers' Ugueth Urbina facing 9-1-2
t9 1-1 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O BOS M. Bellhorn U. Urbina -6% 44% Groundout: 2B-1B
t9 1-1 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O BOS J. Damon U. Urbina -5% 39% Foul Flyball: LF (LF Foul)
t9 1-1 2 --- 2,(1-0)  BOS T. Nixon U. Urbina 3% 43% Single to CF (Fly Ball)
t9 1-1 2 1-- 6,(2-2)  R BOS D. Ortiz U. Urbina 40% 82% Double to CF (Line Drive to Deep CF-RF); Nixon Scores
t9 2-1 2 -2- 5,(1-2)  O BOS K. Millar U. Urbina -3% 80% Flyball: RF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Red Sox 2, Tigers 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Tigers Batting, Behind 1-2, Red Sox' Keith Foulke facing 3-4-5
Keith Foulke replaces Bronson Arroyo pitching
b9 1-2 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O DET C. Guillen K. Foulke 9% 89% Flyball: CF
b9 1-2 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O DET D. Young K. Foulke 7% 95% Flyball: RF
b9 1-2 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O DET C. Pena K. Foulke 5% 100% Popfly: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Red Sox 2, Tigers 1.

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