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Game Preview: SEA @ BOS, 1:35pm, Sunday, June 8, 2008 @Fenway Park II

Seattle Mariners, 22-40, 4th, 16½ GB, 15 GB in WC

SP: Erik Bedard (29, LHP, 4-4, 4.47)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (4-4)             56.1  49  33  28  26  49  8    4.47      
 2007 (13-5)           182   141  66  64  57 221 19    3.16      
 2006 (15-11)          196.1 196  92  82  69 171 16    3.76      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-4  38.2  39  27  24  14  35  5    5.59   48 
 2008-06-03    LAA   L   3.1   7   5   4   3   1  0      75   26 
 2008-05-28    BOS   W   7     2   0   0   3   8  0     110   78 
 2008-05-23   @NYY   L   4.1   8   9   9   1   3  1      74   13 
 2008-05-17    SDP   W   8     5   2   2   1  10  1     101   73 
 2008-05-12   @TEX  ND   2     7   6   6   4   2  2      64   16 
 2008-05-07    TEX   L   7     6   2   2   1   5  1     109   61 
 2008-05-02   @NYY   L   7     4   3   1   1   6  0     103   66 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.BOS      3-1  32.2  17   9   9  16  29  1    2.48   63 
 2008-05-28    BOS   W   7     2   0   0   3   8  0     110   78 
 2007-08-10    BOS  ND   7.2   4   3   3   2   7  0     114   64 
 2007-07-31   @BOS   W   6     2   2   2   5   6  1     112   61 
 2006-09-29   @BOS   L   5     7   4   4   4   3  0     101   36 
 2006-09-13    BOS   W   7     2   0   0   2   5  0     108   76 
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   14-19   Road:    8-21   ExtrInn: 1-2 
 vsRHP:  18-28   vsLHP:   4-12   1-Run:   5-12
 vsEast:  6-15   vsCntrl: 4-10   vsWest: 10-14 IL: 2-1 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 62 Sat, Jun  7  @BOS  L   3-11      22-40  4th 16.5 gb
 61 Fri, Jun  6  @BOS  W   8-0       22-39  4th 15.5 gb
 60 Wed, Jun  4   LAA  L   4-5       21-39  4th 15.5 gb
 59 Tue, Jun  3   LAA  L   4-5       21-38  4th 14.5 gb
 58 Mon, Jun  2   LAA  L   2-4       21-37  4th 13.5 gb
 57 Sun, Jun  1   DET  L   5-7       21-36  4th 12.5 gb
 56 Sat, May 31   DET  W   5-0       21-35  4th 11.5 gb
 55 Fri, May 30   DET  L   4-7       20-35  4th 11.5 gb
 54 Wed, May 28   BOS  W   1-0       20-34  4th 11.5 gb
 53 Tue, May 27   BOS  W   4-3       19-34  4th 12.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30: 9-21
Boston Red Sox, 39-26, 1st, ½ up

SP: Justin Masterson (23, RHP, 2-0, 2.95)

   2008 Gamelogs / 2008 Splits / vs. SEA Current Lineup
 Split         Opp Dec   IP   H   R   ER  BB  SO HR ERA/Pit GmSc
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 2008 (2-0)             18.1  11   6   6   9  14  3    2.95      
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 7 GS         2-0  18.1  11   6   6   9  14  3    2.95   59 
 2008-06-03    TBR   W   6     6   4   4   2   5  2      91   47 
 2008-05-20    KCR   W   6.1   3   1   1   3   5  0      91   65 
 2008-04-24    LAA  ND   6     2   1   1   4   4  1      95   64 
+------------+----+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+--+-------+----+
 Last 5 v.SEA    Has never faced SEA.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   25-6    Road:   14-20   ExtrInn: 2-1 
 vsRHP:  31-24   vsLHP:   8-2    1-Run:   9-8 
 vsEast: 14-12   vsCntrl:12-5    vsWest: 10-9  IL: 3-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 65 Sat, Jun  7   SEA  W  11-3       39-26  1st  0.5 up
 64 Fri, Jun  6   SEA  L   0-8       38-26  1st  0.5 up
 63 Thu, Jun  5   TBR  W   7-1       38-25  1st  1.5 up
 62 Wed, Jun  4   TBR  W   5-1       37-25  1st  0.5 up
 61 Tue, Jun  3   TBR  W   7-4       36-25  2nd  0.5 gb
 60 Mon, Jun  2  @BAL  L   3-6       35-25  2nd  1.5 gb
 59 Sun, Jun  1  @BAL  W   9-4       35-24  2nd  1.0 gb
 58 Sat, May 31  @BAL  W   6-3       34-24  2nd  1.0 gb
 57 Fri, May 30  @BAL  W   5-2 (13)  33-24  2nd  1.0 gb
 56 Wed, May 28  @SEA  L   0-1       32-24  2nd  1.5 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:13-7    Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Jun 07, 2008 BOS 11  SEA  3        W:Tim Wakefield (4-4), L: Miguel Batista (3-7), S: none
Fri, Jun 06, 2008 SEA  8 @BOS  0        W:Felix Hernandez (4-5), L: Bartolo Colon (3-1), S: none
Wed, May 28, 2008 SEA  1  BOS  0        W:Erik Bedard (4-3), L: Tim Wakefield (3-4), S: J.J. Putz (6)
Tue, May 27, 2008 SEA  4  BOS  3        W:J.J. Putz (2-2), L: Mike Timlin (2-3), S: none
Mon, May 26, 2008 BOS  5 @SEA  3        W:Bartolo Colon (2-0), L: Felix Hernandez (2-5), S: none

Sun, Aug 05, 2007 BOS  9 @SEA  2        W:Josh Beckett (14-5), L: Miguel Batista (11-8), S: none
Sat, Aug 04, 2007 BOS  4 @SEA  3        W:Daisuke Matsuzaka (13-8), L: Jarrod Washburn (8-8), S: Jonathan Papelbon (25)
Fri, Aug 03, 2007 SEA  7  BOS  4        W:Sean Green (5-1), L: Mike Timlin (1-1), S: J.J. Putz (32)
Wed, Jun 27, 2007 SEA  2  BOS  1 (11)   W:Jason Davis (2-0), L: Joel Pineiro (1-1), S: none
Tue, Jun 26, 2007 SEA  8  BOS  7        W:Eric O'Flaherty (5-0), L: Javier Lopez (1-1), S: J.J. Putz (22)
Season Series: 2008 - SEA leads 3-2; 2007 - SEA won 5-4; 2006 - SEA won 6-4; All-Time - BOS leads 197-147

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2008 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

TEX  5.55

TBR  4.52

SDP  3.59

RA/G

CHW  3.68

SDP  4.55

TEX  5.89

BA

C. Jones  .420

J. Pierre  .276

A. Cabrera  .188

OBP

C. Jones  .504

R. Johnson  .344

R. Hernandez  .256

SLG

L. Berkman  .718

B. DeWitt  .444

A. Cabrera  .253

OPS

C. Jones  1.184

J. Ellsbury  .785

A. Cabrera  .541

ERA

E. Volquez  1.32

J. Beckett  4.07

M. Batista  6.06

K/9IP

E. Volquez  10.92

S. Chacon  6.18

L. Hernandez  2.82

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Seattle Mariners Batters (4.06 RS/G) vs. Boston Red Sox Pitchers (4.28 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 63.Masterson
G/S/vB
53.Aardsma
G/S/vB
17.Delcarmen
G/S/vB
56.Hansen
G/S/vB
48.Lopez*
G/S/vB
37.Okajima*
G/S/vB
58.Papelbon
G/S/vB
50.Timlin
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
50.Balentien G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 107/80 .194/.262/.357/.619 .681/.598 .533 68/.531 0/0 4/
29.Beltre G/S/vP ··· 4/.500 3/.666 3/.666 4/.500 3/.000 3/.000 13/1.616 258/204 .234/.310/.442/.752 .991/.690 .862 104/.632 5/1 13/
5.Betancourt G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 5/1.100 2/1.000 3/.333 1/.000 3/.000 3/.000 222/176 .293/.303/.423/.726 .859/.693 .613 90/.871 1/1 3/
16.Bloomquist G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/1.000 2/.500 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 5/.800 47/30 .158/.319/.158/.477 .652/.381 .425 7/.452 4/2 0/
15.Burke G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 42/23 .211/.286/.316/.602 .842/.366 .881 18/.686 0/0 1/
13.Cairo G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 1/no AB 2/.000 ··· 3/.666 9/.393 63/54 .218/.279/.255/.533 .476/.540 .390 42/.658 1/1 0/
28.Ibanez* G/S/vP ··· 2/1.500 3/.000 1/.000 2/.500 2/.000 2/.500 12/1.318 262/199 .266/.336/.446/.782 .697/.809 .763 99/.745 1/1 8/
2.Johjima G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 3/1.667 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000 2/1.000 3/3.334 190/154 .218/.258/.296/.554 .452/.578 .394 81/.661 2/0 2/
4.Lopez G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 2/1.500 1/.000 3/.000 4/.666 2/1.000 6/.800 268/207 .304/.316/.437/.753 .781/.745 .626 106/.857 2/1 5/
8.Reed* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 38/37 .243/.263/.324/.587 2.000/.549 .481 38/.587 0/0 1/
44.Sexson G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.666 1/.000 5/1.400 1/.000 1/.000 21/.688 191/151 .209/.283/.401/.684 .970/.606 .884 55/.613 0/0 9/
51.Suzuki* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 3/.000 3/1.334 3/.333 1/2.000 3/.666 13/.885 282/218 .295/.352/.388/.740 .695/.753 .660 113/.780 26/2 3/
3.Vidro# G/S/vP ··· 2/2.000 2/.000 ··· 5/.800 2/1.000 1/.000 6/.666 192/147 .220/.267/.316/.583 .677/.558 .601 75/.645 1/0 3/
IP 18.1 28.1 25.0 15.2 23.1 26.2 28.0 18.1 TOTAL .250/.306/.381/.687 .760/.667 .670 .709 44/11 52/39
ERA-K/9 2.95/6.9 3.18/8.3 4.32/7.6 4.60/6.9 2.70/5.0 2.03/7.8 1.93/11.6 5.89/4.4 3.92/7.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Burke (5-6-2)
 Johjima (27-7-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 74/.175 126/.216 111/.263 68/.197 99/.256 108/.224 110/.219 85/.301 .245  Suzuki
 Ibanez
 Balentien
 Bloomquist
 Reed
 Cairo
0/62/0/4
60/0/0/4
0/0/29/3
3/1/10/0
3/1/7/0
1/0/0/0
OPS .678 .685 .740 .607 .704 .595 .555 .871 .699
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 44/.836 55/.681 40/.599 29/.670 50/.693 42/.570 57/.565 38/1.072 .701
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 30/.459 71/.689 71/.823 39/.562 49/.710 66/.612 53/.544 47/.708 .698
Home 74/.678 69/.871 54/.773 36/.732 66/.661 45/.721 59/.424 35/.961 .711
Last 28d days 51/.746 47/.699 48/.521 49/.561 41/.675 39/.762 38/.534 47/.558
HR/SB/CS 3/2/0 1/2/0 2/4/0 2/0/0 2/1/2 2/0/1 2/2/0 3/2/0 56/48/12
Usage ····X··· ·XX····X ···XX·X· o··oo·o· ·X··ooo· ···X·X·o X···o··o ··X·····
Boston Red Sox Batters (5.11 RS/G) vs. Seattle Mariners Pitchers (5.08 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 45.Bedard*
G/S/vB
41.Dickey
G/S/vB
54.Green
G/S/vB
57.Lowe
G/S/vB
35.Morrow
G/S/vB
20.Putz
G/S/vB
53.Rhodes*
G/S/vB
18.Rowland-Smith*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
22.Casey* G/S/vP 3/.000 1/.000 3/.333 ··· 1/5.000 5/.650 3/2.333 2/1.500 94/80 .372/.426/.465/.891 .896/.890 1.012 35/.899 0/0 0/
36.Cash G/S/vP 5/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 68/53 .279/.338/.361/.699 1.149/.575 .560 26/.392 0/0 0/
13.Cora* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/3.000 2/1.000 1/.000 4/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 42/37 .324/.405/.378/.783 1.550/.685 .944 37/.648 0/0 0/
10.Crisp# G/S/vP 12/.083 5/.800 6/.167 2/.000 3/.333 7/.000 1/2.000 1/no AB 158/129 .259/.303/.385/.688 .860/.650 .811 75/.619 10/2 2/
7.Drew* G/S/vP ··· 1/5.000 3/.666 1/2.000 4/.500 1/.000 3/.333 2/.500 206/176 .318/.417/.509/.926 .858/.936 .977 81/1.123 2/1 7/
46.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 226/182 .284/.379/.405/.785 .696/.806 1.004 94/.787 28/3 4/
25.Lowell G/S/vP 20/.438 3/3.500 5/.650 2/1.500 5/.200 7/.286 2/1.000 2/1.500 190/157 .276/.321/.494/.815 1.040/.772 .812 102/.825 1/1 8/
23.Lugo G/S/vP 35/.595 6/1.167 4/.666 1/2.000 3/1.000 3/.333 4/.250 2/.000 209/176 .268/.357/.307/.665 .570/.683 .737 73/.607 7/3 0/
44.Moss* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 31/25 .250/.323/.500/.823 .533/.885 .798 9/.619 0/0 2/
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 13/.237 ··· 4/.250 ··· 3/.666 4/.000 ··· 3/2.000 286/231 .266/.313/.375/.688 .742/.674 .761 109/.577 6/0 4/
24.Ramirez G/S/vP 26/.530 12/.944 4/.500 3/.333 2/.000 11/.473 16/1.525 1/.000 260/221 .303/.388/.557/.945 .899/.954 .871 99/.992 1/0 14/
33.Varitek# G/S/vP 22/.540 4/.500 4/.833 1/no AB 4/.750 9/1.842 9/.222 2/.000 191/160 .262/.335/.436/.771 .868/.752 .830 77/.787 0/0 6/
20.Youkilis G/S/vP 23/.317 1/2.000 5/.900 2/.500 2/.500 6/.833 ··· 4/1.500 257/220 .303/.370/.513/.883 1.201/.835 .859 92/.683 3/2 9/
IP 56.1 25.0 32.1 23.2 16.0 17.2 10.0 27.0 TOTAL .283/.358/.445/.803 .842/.795 .854 .784 58/12 70/41
ERA-K/9 4.47/7.8 2.88/5.0 3.34/7.8 4.94/8.4 1.13/12.9 5.60/11.2 5.40/10.8 2.33/7.0 4.79/6.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Cash (24-5-8)
 Varitek (24-7-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 245/.229 101/.234 142/.237 115/.281 68/.197 86/.282 47/.289 108/.240 .276  Ramirez
 Drew
 Crisp
 Moss
 Ellsbury
 Lugo
 Youkilis
50/0/0/4
0/1/50/4
0/48/0/3
2/0/6/2
27/28/12/2
1/0/0/0
0/0/2/0
OPS .712 .638 .625 .766 .591 .776 .755 .632 .776
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 71/.883 52/.617 64/.727 52/.789 25/.815 42/.793 27/.804 53/.772 .802
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 174/.645 49/.660 78/.539 63/.744 43/.463 44/.760 20/.694 55/.501 .755
Road 97/.912 55/.771 52/.887 59/.975 26/.727 25/.716 24/.577 71/.548 .831
Last 28d days 113/.865 71/.601 53/.584 53/.774 43/.618 49/.622 16/1.000 46/.535
HR/SB/CS 8/4/1 2/0/3 1/0/1 1/2/0 2/1/0 1/0/1 0/0/0 1/0/0 54/32/14
Usage ····X··· X···X··· ·X···Xo· X····X·· ···X··oo ······Xo ······o· oX······

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.

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