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Game Preview: TOR @ BOS, 7:10 pm, Tuesday, July 5, 2011 @Fenway Park II

Blue Jays, 42-44, 42-44 4th, 9½ GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Brett Cecil (24, LHP, 1-3, 7.24)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (1-3) 27.1 32 22 22 14 21 5 7.24
2010 (15-7) 172.2 175 87 81 54 117 18 4.22
2009 (7-4) 93.1 116 59 55 38 69 17 5.30
Last 7 GS 3-3 39.0 52 28 27 15 27 6 6.23 41
2011-06-30 PIT L 6.1 8 6 6 3 6 1 100 36
2011-04-20 NYY L 5.0 6 5 5 4 4 0 82 35
2011-04-15 @BOS W 6.0 2 3 3 4 5 2 92 57
2011-04-09 @LAA ND 5.0 10 5 5 1 3 1 81 29
2011-04-03 MIN L 5.0 6 3 3 2 3 1 75 44
2010-09-29 NYY W 5.1 9 3 3 1 2 1 92 39
2010-09-24 BAL W 6.1 11 3 2 0 4 0 91 45
Last 5 v.BOS 3-2 29.0 29 17 15 13 16 5 4.66 47
2011-04-15 @BOS W 6.0 2 3 3 4 5 2 92 57
2010-09-17 @BOS W 6.0 7 5 5 2 0 1 96 36
2010-08-20 @BOS W 6.2 9 2 2 3 6 0 111 51
2010-04-28 BOS L 6.0 5 1 1 1 3 0 100 60
2009-08-20 BOS L 4.1 6 6 4 3 2 2 85 30
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   19-22   Road:   23-22   ExtrInn: 7-2 
 vsRHP:  28-36   vsLHP:  14-8    1-Run:  13-17
 vsEast: 14-18   vsCntrl:13-10   vsWest:  7-6  IL: 8-10

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 86 Mon, Jul  4  @BOS  W   9-7       42-44  4th  9.5 gb
 85 Sun, Jul  3   PHI  W   7-4       41-44  4th 10.5 gb
 84 Sat, Jul  2   PHI  L   3-5       40-44  4th 11.5 gb
 83 Fri, Jul  1   PHI  L   6-7       40-43  4th 10.5 gb
 82 Thu, Jun 30   PIT  L   2-6       40-42  4th  9.5 gb
 81 Wed, Jun 29   PIT  W   2-1       40-41  4th  8.5 gb
 80 Tue, Jun 28   PIT  L   6-7       39-41  4th  8.5 gb
 79 Mon, Jun 27  @DET  L   2-4       39-40  4th  7.5 gb
 78 Sun, Jun 26  @STL  W   5-0       39-39  4th  7.0 gb
 77 Sat, Jun 25  @STL  W   6-3       38-39  4th  7.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:14-16
RedSox, 49-35, 49-35 2nd, 1½ GB

SP: Jon Lester (27, LHP, 10-4, 3.43)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (10-4) 110.1 98 44 42 39 105 14 3.43
2010 (19-9) 208.0 167 81 75 83 225 14 3.25
2009 (15-8) 203.1 186 80 77 64 225 20 3.41
Last 7 GS 4-3 46.2 38 18 16 13 42 5 3.09 59
2011-06-30 @PHI W 7.0 2 0 0 2 5 0 120 76
2011-06-24 @PIT L 6.0 8 3 2 1 5 0 107 50
2011-06-18 MIL L 8.0 7 4 3 3 8 3 115 59
2011-06-12 @TOR W 8.0 2 1 1 1 8 1 102 81
2011-06-07 @NYY W 6.0 8 3 3 1 5 0 112 48
2011-05-30 CHW L 5.2 8 7 7 4 4 1 127 25
2011-05-25 @CLE W 6.0 3 0 0 1 7 0 97 72
Last 5 v.TOR 3-1 28.1 27 16 16 16 23 5 5.08 49
2011-06-12 @TOR W 8.0 2 1 1 1 8 1 102 81
2011-05-10 @TOR ND 5.1 7 5 5 5 5 2 114 34
2011-04-17 TOR W 6.0 6 1 1 3 5 0 110 58
2010-09-19 TOR W 7.0 4 0 0 4 4 0 112 69
2010-08-20 TOR L 2.0 8 9 9 3 1 2 51 2
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   22-17   Road:   27-18   ExtrInn: 3-2 
 vsRHP:  31-24   vsLHP:  18-11   1-Run:  10-9 
 vsEast: 18-10   vsCntrl:10-9    vsWest: 11-8  IL:10-8 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 84 Mon, Jul  4   TOR  L   7-9       49-35  2nd  1.5 gb
 83 Sun, Jul  3  @HOU  W   2-1       49-34  2nd  1.5 gb
 82 Sat, Jul  2  @HOU  W  10-4       48-34  2nd  2.5 gb
 81 Fri, Jul  1  @HOU  W   7-5       47-34  2nd  2.5 gb
 80 Thu, Jun 30  @PHI  W   5-2       46-34  2nd  2.5 gb
 79 Wed, Jun 29  @PHI  L   1-2       45-34  2nd  2.5 gb
 78 Tue, Jun 28  @PHI  L   0-5       45-33  2nd  1.5 gb
 77 Sun, Jun 26  @PIT  W   4-2       45-32  2nd  0.5 gb
 76 Sat, Jun 25  @PIT  L   4-6       44-32  2nd  0.5 gb
 75 Fri, Jun 24  @PIT  L   1-3       44-31  1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:19-11
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, Jul 04, 2011 TOR  9 @BOS  7        W:Brandon Morrow (5-4), L: John Lackey (5-8), S: Frank Francisco (10)
Sun, Jun 12, 2011 BOS 14 @TOR  1        W:Jon Lester (9-2), L: Kyle Drabek (4-5), S: none
Sat, Jun 11, 2011 BOS 16 @TOR  4        W:John Lackey (4-5), L: Brandon Morrow (2-4), S: none
Fri, Jun 10, 2011 BOS  5 @TOR  1        W:Clay Buchholz (5-3), L: Jo-Jo Reyes (2-5), S: none
Wed, May 11, 2011 TOR  9  BOS  3        W:Jesse Litsch (4-2), L: John Lackey (2-5), S: none
Tue, May 10, 2011 TOR  7  BOS  6 (10)   W:Carlos Villanueva (1-0), L: Matt Albers (0-1), S: none
Mon, Apr 18, 2011 BOS  9  TOR  1        W:Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-2), L: Ricky Romero (1-2), S: none
Sun, Apr 17, 2011 BOS  8  TOR  1        W:Jon Lester (1-1), L: Jesse Litsch (1-1), S: none
Sat, Apr 16, 2011 BOS  4  TOR  1        W:Josh Beckett (2-1), L: Jo-Jo Reyes (0-2), S: Jonathan Papelbon (2)
Fri, Apr 15, 2011 TOR  7 @BOS  6        W:Brett Cecil (1-1), L: Bobby Jenks (0-1), S: Jon Rauch (3)
Season Series: 2011 - BOS over 6-4; 2010 - BOS won 12-6; 2009 - BOS won 11-7; All-Time - BOS leads 277-218

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 2011 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
Blue Jays Batters (4.57 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.19 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 31.Lester*
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
32.Albers
G/S/vB
51.Bard
G/S/vB
52.Jenks
G/S/vB
46.Morales*
G/S/vB
58.Papelbon
G/S/vB
35.Wheeler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP 12/.878 3/.333 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 251/193 .216/.271/.435/.706 .985/.623 .711 62/.432 0/0 12/3
19.Bautista G/S/vP 41/.846 4/.000 13/.975 7/.143 5/1.467 2/2.000 8/.125 14/.445 349/271 .329/.467/.679/1.146 1.221/1.124 1.008 105/.968 5/3 27/3
11.Davis G/S/vP 12/.500 4/1.250 7/.286 3/.000 1/2.000 5/1.800 3/.666 3/.000 252/192 .237/.263/.361/.624 .841/.558 .512 74/.477 22/8 1/2
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP 12/.633 5/.000 10/.400 3/1.334 ··· ··· 3/4.000 6/.000 236/176 .244/.275/.404/.680 .671/.683 .637 67/.709 1/0 6/11
5.Escobar G/S/vP 16/.606 1/.000 11/.909 5/.000 1/2.000 1/no AB 1/2.000 4/.000 343/265 .289/.363/.440/.802 .980/.750 .648 81/.804 3/1 9/8
2.Hill G/S/vP 36/.261 6/.334 10/.733 2/.000 7/1.286 ··· 19/.485 10/.533 287/230 .246/.286/.347/.633 .487/.669 .687 98/.673 10/0 4/4
26.Lind* G/S/vP 20/.411 8/.393 9/.777 4/.500 4/1.000 1/.000 15/.481 9/.778 261/193 .310/.364/.552/.916 .837/.944 .915 104/.918 1/1 16/2
18.McCoy G/S/vP 7/1.047 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.000 81/49 .217/.333/.304/.638 .498/.728 .714 23/.579 2/1 1/0
6.McDonald G/S/vP 20/.897 5/.650 5/.400 3/1.667 ··· ··· 3/.666 5/.000 139/105 .206/.257/.302/.559 .491/.579 .545 21/.619 1/2 2/2
8.Molina G/S/vP 17/.745 2/.000 4/.833 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 3/.833 5/.000 111/84 .292/.370/.427/.797 .967/.738 .792 36/.661 2/0 2/1
16.Patterson* G/S/vP 18/1.000 ··· ··· 4/.500 4/1.167 ··· 6/.200 8/.286 309/234 .258/.290/.394/.684 .808/.644 .678 84/.494 12/6 6/0
45.Snider* G/S/vP 7/.000 5/1.800 5/.400 5/.933 3/1.667 ··· 7/.619 4/.250 104/82 .207/.291/.315/.606 .409/.662 .563 5/1.800 5/1 1/3
IP 110.1 53.0 31.1 40.0 14.2 19.0 32.2 27.0 TOTAL .254/.319/.420/.739 .830/.712 .702 .696 71/26 101/50
ERA-K/9 3.43/8.6 3.74/4.9 2.87/8.1 2.25/8.8 6.75/10.4 3.79/7.6 3.58/12.1 5.33/6.3 3.97/7.0

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (43-15-8)
 Molina (19-8-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 461/.238 233/.235 135/.235 150/.163 76/.333 80/.221 137/.242 113/.266 .240  Bautista
 Patterson
 Snider
 Davis
 McCoy
0/0/70/8
46/30/0/3
24/1/1/3
0/60/6/2
0/3/2/0
OPS .707 .693 .608 .513 .892 .743 .636 .732 .692
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 104/.571 103/.680 58/.695 79/.591 45/.908 35/.882 67/.597 44/.934 .688
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 357/.748 130/.704 77/.547 71/.415 31/.868 45/.648 70/.674 69/.609 .695
Home 172/.827 163/.690 77/.681 68/.399 41/.958 47/.843 65/.638 72/.717
Last 28d days 111/.593 72/.743 36/.576 32/.268 12/1.017 6/.167 25/.408 43/.471
HR/SB/CS 14/7/7 4/5/0 1/4/0 3/4/1 1/2/0 2/1/0 2/2/0 4/1/1 73/79/22
Usage ····X··· X·X····· X··o···· ··ooo··· ··o·o·X· o··o·oo· ·X·oo··· X·Xo····
RedSox Batters (5.25 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.53 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 27.Cecil*
G/S/vB
57.Camp
G/S/vB
29.Dotel
G/S/vB
50.Francisco
G/S/vB
54.Frasor
G/S/vB
60.Rauch
G/S/vB
34.Rzepczynski*
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
7.Drew* G/S/vP 10/1.000 10/1.600 22/.955 6/1.500 6/.733 5/.000 5/.000 ··· 236/196 .233/.331/.322/.652 .574/.668 .630 61/.636 0/1 4/0
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 8/.661 8/1.196 4/3.083 5/1.100 6/1.000 2/1.000 1/2.000 5/.650 373/262 .310/.370/.464/.835 .674/.899 .806 108/.846 27/10 9/0
28.Gonzalez* G/S/vP 6/.533 4/2.000 4/1.167 2/2.500 2/5.000 10/.311 2/1.000 11/.637 381/253 .348/.404/.586/.990 .730/1.121 1.012 111/1.054 1/0 16/2
54.McDonald G/S/vP 8/1.750 4/.000 ··· 2/1.000 3/.333 ··· ··· 1/.000 65/23 .117/.185/.233/.418 .498/.269 .409 42/.372 1/2 2/1
60.Navarro G/S/vP 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· 7/6 .429/.429/.857/1.286 5.000/.667 .667 7/1.286 0/0 1/1
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 14/.786 16/1.396 8/1.500 10/.929 23/.848 8/.625 6/.167 3/4.000 321/220 .301/.383/.564/.947 .965/.938 .984 80/.802 1/0 17/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 12/1.033 13/1.160 9/1.319 7/1.000 11/.364 4/.000 3/1.167 4/2.417 382/268 .278/.394/.404/.797 1.051/.693 .782 112/1.055 16/3 7/4
16.Reddick* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 55/45 .404/.455/.638/1.093 1.578/.983 .993 40/1.181 1/0 1/1
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 3/.000 4/.750 ··· 1/no AB 6/1.333 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 191/131 .251/.325/.433/.757 .642/.812 .850 53/.851 0/0 5/1
10.Scutaro G/S/vP 10/1.156 11/1.182 4/2.000 7/.000 13/.581 1/2.000 1/no AB 1/2.000 164/117 .268/.331/.369/.700 .713/.696 .917 84/.778 1/0 3/5
44.Sutton# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/2.000 ··· 48/34 .318/.362/.477/.839 .500/.991 .819 19/1.089 0/0 0/2
33.Varitek# G/S/vP 4/3.417 16/.771 7/1.500 6/1.667 10/.200 1/2.000 ··· 4/.250 138/91 .250/.338/.425/.763 .643/.831 .679 44/1.030 0/0 5/0
20.Youkilis G/S/vP 12/1.300 19/.821 3/.333 10/1.700 14/.214 3/1.666 5/.900 4/.500 336/230 .270/.393/.474/.867 .993/.811 1.100 96/.901 1/0 11/6
IP 27.1 36.0 23.1 24.1 34.1 35.0 34.2 72.1 TOTAL .275/.351/.443/.793 .767/.806 .836 .831 57/21 93/43
ERA-K/9 7.24/6.9 4.00/4.5 3.86/10.4 4.81/10.7 3.41/7.6 4.11/5.9 3.12/7.3 3.24/5.9 4.17/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Saltalamacchia (47-14-7)
 Varitek (32-8-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 124/.308 152/.286 102/.207 115/.287 146/.220 147/.235 140/.216 288/.215 .257  Ellsbury
 Drew
 Reddick
 Gonzalez
 Sutton
 McDonald
0/80/0/5
0/0/62/3
11/2/3/1
0/0/2/0
2/0/0/0
15/4/9/0
OPS .944 .809 .708 .844 .701 .704 .612 .588 .735
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 37/.744 78/.852 43/1.022 74/.962 71/.669 78/.729 69/.474 149/.567 .783
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 87/1.030 74/.763 59/.510 41/.630 75/.731 69/.673 71/.744 139/.611 .694
Road 48/.898 59/.731 61/.733 55/.701 67/.563 67/.744 68/.546 160/.511
Last 28d days 30/1.099 32/.792 29/.646 37/.745 36/.900 48/.778 34/.640 133/.619
HR/SB/CS 5/0/1 3/4/2 4/0/1 4/7/0 4/5/1 6/1/0 2/1/1 5/5/0 80/62/23
Usage ····X··· ··o·o·Xo ·Xo·o·o· X··X·X·· X··o·X·X ··Xo··o· ·X·oo··o ··X·····

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.