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Game Preview: NYY @ BOS, 7:10 pm, Friday, August 5, 2011 @Fenway Park

Yankees, 68-42, 68-42 1st, Tied

SP: Bartolo Colon (38, RHP, 8-6, 3.30)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (8-6) 109.0 105 49 40 29 98 11 3.30
2009 (3-6) 62.1 69 42 29 21 38 13 4.19
2008 (4-2) 39.0 44 23 17 10 27 5 3.92
Last 7 GS 4-3 37.1 41 20 13 12 32 2 3.13 51
2011-07-30 BAL W 5.0 5 2 2 2 6 0 105 53
2011-07-24 OAK W 7.0 8 2 2 1 4 0 99 56
2011-07-19 @TBR L 6.1 5 3 1 2 9 0 105 62
2011-07-14 @TOR L 0.2 6 8 3 2 0 0 42 16
2011-07-07 TBR L 5.2 10 5 5 4 1 2 92 26
2011-07-02 @NYM W 6.0 5 0 0 0 6 0 80 68
2011-06-11 CLE W 6.2 2 0 0 1 6 0 83 75
Last 5 v.BOS 3-2 29.2 36 16 15 13 26 4 4.55 47
2011-05-13 BOS L 6.0 5 3 2 3 4 1 103 53
2005-08-18 BOS W 7.0 8 3 3 0 5 0 104 54
2005-06-04 @BOS W 6.0 10 5 5 1 11 1 119 42
2004-09-02 @BOS L 4.2 10 4 4 4 5 1 112 29
2004-07-17 BOS W 6.0 3 1 1 5 1 1 92 58
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   37-22   Road:   31-20   ExtrInn: 4-5 
 vsRHP:  44-33   vsLHP:  24-9    1-Run:  13-15
 vsEast: 22-18   vsCntrl:16-12   vsWest: 17-7  IL:13-5 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
110 Thu, Aug  4  @CHW  W   7-2       68-42  1st    Tied
109 Wed, Aug  3  @CHW  W  18-7       67-42  2nd  1.0 gb
108 Tue, Aug  2  @CHW  W   6-0  (7)  66-42  2nd  1.0 gb
107 Mon, Aug  1  @CHW  W   3-2       65-42  2nd  1.0 gb
106 Sun, Jul 31   BAL  W   4-2       64-42  2nd  2.0 gb
105 Sat, Jul 30   BAL  W  17-3       63-42  2nd  2.0 gb
104 Sat, Jul 30   BAL  W   8-3       62-42  2nd  2.0 gb
103 Fri, Jul 29   BAL  L   2-4       61-42  2nd  2.5 gb
102 Wed, Jul 27   SEA  L   2-9       61-41  2nd  3.0 gb
101 Tue, Jul 26   SEA  W   4-1       61-40  2nd  2.0 gb
 Last 10: 8-2    Last 20:15-5    Last 30:19-11
RedSox, 68-42, 68-42 1st, Tied

SP: Jon Lester (27, LHP, 11-4, 3.17)

2011 Gamelogs / 2011 Splits / vs. NYY Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2011 (11-4) 127.2 109 47 45 43 124 16 3.17
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 3-2 46.1 30 11 9 11 45 6 1.75 66
2011-07-30 @CHW W 8.0 4 2 2 1 8 2 98 73
2011-07-25 KCR ND 5.1 7 1 1 2 6 0 89 54
2011-07-05 TOR ND 4.0 0 0 0 1 5 0 50 66
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
Last 5 v.NYY 5-0 32.1 23 9 9 13 33 4 2.51 62
2011-06-07 @NYY W 6.0 8 3 3 1 5 0 112 48
2011-05-15 @NYY W 6.0 5 4 4 4 7 2 109 49
2010-09-25 @NYY W 7.0 2 0 0 3 8 0 102 78
2010-08-09 @NYY W 6.1 4 0 0 3 6 0 99 68
2010-05-09 NYY W 7.0 4 2 2 2 7 2 102 66
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   35-21   Road:   33-21   ExtrInn: 4-3 
 vsRHP:  43-30   vsLHP:  25-12   1-Run:  14-10
 vsEast: 28-12   vsCntrl:16-14   vsWest: 14-8  IL:10-8 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
110 Thu, Aug  4   CLE  L   3-7       68-42  1st    Tied
109 Wed, Aug  3   CLE  W   4-3       68-41  1st  1.0 up
108 Tue, Aug  2   CLE  W   3-2       67-41  1st  1.0 up
107 Mon, Aug  1   CLE  L   6-9       66-41  1st  1.0 up
106 Sun, Jul 31  @CHW  W   5-3       66-40  1st  2.0 up
105 Sat, Jul 30  @CHW  W  10-2       65-40  1st  2.0 up
104 Fri, Jul 29  @CHW  L   1-3       64-40  1st  2.5 up
103 Thu, Jul 28   KCR  L   3-4       64-39  1st  2.5 up
102 Wed, Jul 27   KCR  W  12-5       64-38  1st  3.0 up
101 Tue, Jul 26   KCR  W  13-9       63-38  1st  2.0 up
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:13-7    Last 30:22-8 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Jun 09, 2011 BOS  8 @NYY  3        W:Josh Beckett (5-2), L: CC Sabathia (7-4), S: none
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 BOS 11 @NYY  6        W:Tim Wakefield (3-1), L: A.J. Burnett (6-4), S: Alfredo Aceves (1)
Tue, Jun 07, 2011 BOS  6 @NYY  4        W:Jon Lester (8-2), L: Freddy Garcia (4-5), S: Jonathan Papelbon (12)
Sun, May 15, 2011 BOS  7 @NYY  5        W:Jon Lester (5-1), L: Freddy Garcia (2-3), S: Jonathan Papelbon (7)
Sat, May 14, 2011 BOS  6 @NYY  0        W:Josh Beckett (3-1), L: CC Sabathia (3-3), S: none
Fri, May 13, 2011 BOS  5 @NYY  4        W:Clay Buchholz (4-3), L: Bartolo Colon (2-2), S: Jonathan Papelbon (6)
Sun, Apr 10, 2011 BOS  4  NYY  0        W:Josh Beckett (1-1), L: CC Sabathia (0-1), S: none
Sat, Apr 09, 2011 NYY  9 @BOS  4        W:David Robertson (1-0), L: Clay Buchholz (0-2), S: none
Fri, Apr 08, 2011 BOS  9  NYY  6        W:John Lackey (1-1), L: Bartolo Colon (0-1), S: Jonathan Papelbon (1)

Sun, Oct 03, 2010 BOS  8  NYY  4        W:John Lackey (14-11), L: Dustin Moseley (4-4), S: none
Season Series: 2011 - BOS over 8-1; 2010 - Tied 9-9; 2009 - Tied 9-9; All-Time - NYY leads 1127-950

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
Yankees Batters (5.40 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.22 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS Lester*
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
32.Albers
G/S/vB
51.Bard
G/S/vB
46.Morales*
G/S/vB
58.Papelbon
G/S/vB
35.Wheeler
G/S/vB
43.Williams*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
24.Cano* G/S/vP 40/.572 2/2.500 11/1.064 6/.333 ··· 18/.686 3/1.334 6/1.133 464/319 .301/.349/.518/.867 .876/.862 .912 103/.858 8/1 18/8
17.Cervelli G/S/vP 5/.650 2/2.000 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 2/no AB 1/.000 ··· 99/76 .227/.296/.295/.591 .558/.599 .348 22/.742 4/0 1/5
12.Chavez* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 2/no AB 1/.000 68/59 .311/.382/.426/.809 1.111/.760 1.133 29/.773 0/0 1/0
11.Gardner* G/S/vP 6/.334 3/1.167 6/.500 5/.000 ··· 13/1.171 2/1.500 ··· 399/320 .279/.357/.397/.754 .720/.762 .771 100/.777 33/10 4/2
14.Granderson* G/S/vP 14/.599 5/.200 4/.500 6/2.500 ··· 17/.875 4/.000 ··· 478/332 .275/.364/.570/.934 .954/.925 .956 103/.896 20/9 28/3
2.Jeter G/S/vP 45/.711 5/.000 14/.142 7/.143 ··· 28/.747 19/.760 1/no AB 406/297 .277/.338/.368/.706 .981/.608 .745 94/.898 12/3 4/7
18.Jones G/S/vP 19/.835 1/.000 3/.667 3/.000 ··· 3/.000 11/.664 ··· 130/34 .235/.323/.443/.767 .850/.531 .559 40/.988 0/0 7/1
55.Martin G/S/vP 6/1.333 2/3.500 6/.334 3/.000 6/.900 2/.000 2/2.500 ··· 341/243 .227/.326/.386/.712 .775/.687 .697 79/.724 8/1 12/8
26.Nunez G/S/vP 3/.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 207/132 .270/.317/.392/.708 .784/.665 .726 81/.637 16/4 3/14
20.Posada# G/S/vP 25/.581 ··· 6/.500 8/.250 ··· 13/.539 7/1.738 3/.666 310/248 .236/.316/.382/.698 .319/.794 .558 59/.539 0/2 9/0
33.Swisher# G/S/vP 37/.824 4/.250 10/.600 10/.900 ··· 8/.393 3/2.667 3/no AB 440/310 .267/.377/.438/.815 .883/.787 .772 94/.927 2/2 14/0
25.Teixeira# G/S/vP 30/.633 7/1.000 16/1.089 13/1.308 ··· 18/.535 4/2.000 3/1.667 482/332 .253/.346/.523/.869 .947/.844 .793 106/.871 3/1 31/2
IP 127.2 74.0 44.0 51.1 30.1 45.2 36.0 7.2 TOTAL .266/.345/.446/.790 .827/.776 .768 .807 112/34 146/69
ERA-K/9 3.17/8.7 3.16/5.5 2.25/9.0 2.28/8.6 4.45/7.7 3.35/12.2 4.50/7.0 7.04/7.0 3.93/7.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Cervelli (22-2-3)
 Martin (64-24-3)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 524/.231 313/.212 181/.214 197/.174 127/.232 186/.224 148/.250 37/.323 .243  Gardner
 Granderson
 Swisher
 Jones
 Nunez
103/11/0/6
0/107/0/6
0/0/101/6
26/0/10/1
1/0/1/0
OPS .689 .642 .574 .530 .765 .602 .700 .841 .699
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 127/.541 137/.608 77/.684 109/.638 60/.812 89/.516 58/.889 17/.840 .691
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 397/.738 176/.668 104/.496 88/.391 67/.725 97/.683 90/.581 20/.839 .706
Home 207/.777 206/.637 108/.634 97/.467 83/.897 100/.603 89/.669 27/.885
Last 28d days 50/.684 74/.539 32/.544 41/.626 44/.855 37/.247 31/.670 37/.841
HR/SB/CS 16/8/9 6/5/0 2/5/2 4/7/1 4/2/0 3/3/0 5/1/2 0/1/0 103/98/33
Usage ·····X·· o···X·o· ···X···X ···Xo··· o·Xo···o ·oo·X··· o····X·· ·X·o····
RedSox Batters (5.47 RS/G) vs. Yankees Pitchers (3.83 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 40.Colon
G/S/vB
38.Ayala
G/S/vB
48.Logan*
G/S/vB
42.Rivera
G/S/vB
30.Robertson
G/S/vB
29.Soriano
G/S/vB
53.Wade
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Aviles G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· 4/.500 5/.000 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 209/145 .224/.262/.391/.653 .946/.527 .618 25/.696 11/2 5/10
13.Crawford* G/S/vP 35/.435 4/.500 11/.364 21/.900 5/.400 4/.500 ··· 346/235 .242/.276/.376/.652 .431/.755 .637 68/.623 12/5 7/2
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 5/.400 2/1.000 5/1.200 11/.282 9/.583 1/.000 ··· 499/356 .319/.376/.514/.890 .724/.955 .914 107/1.039 31/10 18/0
28.Gonzalez* G/S/vP 13/1.077 3/.333 3/1.167 2/.000 2/.500 7/.143 4/.000 495/332 .356/.416/.568/.984 .747/1.099 1.030 101/.886 1/0 18/3
54.McDonald G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 2/.000 2/.000 ··· 96/33 .165/.260/.318/.578 .720/.315 .518 21/1.076 2/2 3/1
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 45/.300 4/.000 10/.800 27/.850 6/.833 5/2.467 ··· 425/288 .289/.379/.532/.911 .992/.873 .993 86/.675 1/1 20/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 5/.200 3/2.500 4/1.250 12/.167 12/1.300 5/.750 ··· 506/364 .311/.404/.483/.887 1.180/.776 .920 106/1.113 22/4 15/4
16.Reddick* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 146/122 .338/.384/.569/.953 1.049/.934 .886 84/.832 1/2 5/3
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 7/.715 3/2.000 6/.833 ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· 253/177 .261/.324/.474/.798 .662/.857 .823 54/.883 0/0 10/1
10.Scutaro G/S/vP 25/.628 2/.000 1/.000 17/.761 8/1.125 8/.375 ··· 263/192 .263/.332/.360/.692 .682/.696 .746 83/.690 4/1 5/8
33.Varitek# G/S/vP 27/.853 1/.000 2/2.000 38/.742 3/.000 5/.600 ··· 185/125 .232/.308/.415/.722 .776/.696 .691 39/.616 0/0 7/0
20.Youkilis G/S/vP 7/.143 5/.200 1/.000 15/.800 11/.955 6/.167 ··· 441/310 .272/.385/.493/.879 1.052/.808 1.095 92/.859 3/0 16/7
IP 109.0 34.2 28.1 41.1 42.2 17.0 19.0 TOTAL .280/.353/.457/.809 .805/.811 .859 .830 78/27 135/54
ERA-K/9 3.30/8.1 1.56/5.7 3.18/9.2 1.74/8.1 1.48/14.3 4.76/6.9 1.89/6.2 3.45/7.4

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Saltalamacchia (57-22-14)
 Varitek (41-11-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 453/.251 141/.274 127/.239 157/.232 183/.185 75/.242 73/.203 .249  Ellsbury
 Reddick
 Crawford
 McDonald
 Gonzalez
0/105/0/5
19/3/18/2
81/0/0/1
19/5/16/1
0/0/2/0
OPS .700 .671 .681 .540 .536 .671 .594 .690
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 231/.790 73/.610 78/.761 68/.548 96/.497 31/.983 35/.582 .720
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 222/.607 68/.739 49/.556 89/.533 87/.580 44/.463 38/.606 .665
Road 231/.667 66/.684 55/.743 72/.750 85/.396 16/.393 42/.628
Last 28d days 88/.776 29/.759 33/.787 30/.400 35/.641 6/.000 40/.574
HR/SB/CS 11/5/3 1/3/0 3/2/0 1/0/0 0/11/1 1/3/0 2/1/1 83/87/27
Usage ·····X·· ·o···XX· ·····X·· ···oo··· o···X··· ·o···o·· ·X···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.