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Game Preview: BOS @ CLE, 7:05pm, Friday, August 10, 2012 @Progressive Field

RedSox, 55-58, 55-58 4th, 11 GB, 6 GB in WC

SP: Clay Buchholz (27, RHP, 9-3, 4.48)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. CLE Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (9-3) 122.2 124 65 61 42 80 16 4.48
2011 (6-3) 82.2 76 34 32 31 60 10 3.48
2010 (17-7) 173.2 142 55 45 67 120 9 2.33
Last 7 GS 3-1 49.1 39 16 14 11 34 3 2.55 61
2012-08-04 MIN ND 7.0 7 1 0 1 3 0 103 63
2012-07-30 DET W 8.0 5 3 2 2 4 1 108 64
2012-07-24 @TEX ND 7.0 4 1 1 3 1 0 105 63
2012-07-19 CHW ND 8.0 6 1 1 1 6 0 107 71
2012-07-14 @TBR L 6.1 3 4 4 1 8 0 87 58
2012-06-19 MIA W 6.0 9 5 5 1 3 1 87 36
2012-06-12 @MIA W 7.0 5 1 1 2 9 1 103 70
Last 5 v.CLE 1-1 23.2 20 15 14 11 11 2 5.32 47
2012-05-11 CLE W 6.1 8 4 3 3 0 0 111 40
2011-05-23 @CLE ND 7.1 4 2 2 2 4 1 94 64
2010-06-09 @CLE L 7.0 3 3 3 4 1 0 107 56
2009-10-04 CLE ND 3.0 5 6 6 2 6 1 70 29
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   29-34   Road:   26-24   ExtrInn: 2-6 
 vsRHP:  33-44   vsLHP:  22-14   1-Run:  11-14
 vsEast: 18-24   vsCntrl:19-14   vsWest:  7-13 IL:11-7 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
113 Thu, Aug  9  @CLE  L   3-5       55-58  4th 11.0 gb
112 Wed, Aug  8   TEX  L   9-10      55-57  4th 10.0 gb
111 Tue, Aug  7   TEX  L   3-6       55-56  4th  9.0 gb
110 Mon, Aug  6   TEX  W   9-2       55-55  4th  9.0 gb
109 Sun, Aug  5   MIN  W   6-4       54-55  4th 10.0 gb
108 Sat, Aug  4   MIN  L   4-6       53-55  4th 10.0 gb
107 Fri, Aug  3   MIN  L   5-6 (10)  53-54  4th 10.0 gb
106 Thu, Aug  2   MIN  L   0-5       53-53  4th  9.0 gb
105 Wed, Aug  1   DET  L   5-7       53-52  4th  8.5 gb
104 Tue, Jul 31   DET  W   4-1  (6)  53-51  4th  7.5 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:13-17
Indians, 52-60, 52-60 3rd, 9 GB, 8½ GB in WC

SP: Chris Seddon (28, LHP, 0-0, 7.71)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (0-0) 4.2 7 4 4 3 2 1 7.71
2010 (1-0) 22.1 21 14 14 10 16 4 5.64
2007 (0-2) 17.1 29 19 17 5 10 2 8.83
Last 7 GS 0-2 18.2 34 22 21 8 9 3 10.13 31
2012-08-05 @DET ND 4.1 7 4 4 3 2 1 80 32
2007-09-29 @NYM L 1.2 7 5 5 1 0 0 42 20
2007-09-23 NYM ND 5.0 3 2 2 2 2 1 75 53
2007-09-18 @ATL L 4.2 9 4 3 1 1 0 84 32
2007-09-11 WSN ND 3.0 8 7 7 1 4 1 56 18
Has never faced BOS as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   29-27   Road:   23-33   ExtrInn: 3-6 
 vsRHP:  40-36   vsLHP:  12-24   1-Run:  15-7 
 vsEast: 12-18   vsCntrl:20-27   vsWest: 12-5  IL: 8-10

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
112 Thu, Aug  9   BOS  W   5-3       52-60  3rd  9.0 gb
111 Wed, Aug  8   MIN  W   6-2       51-60  3rd  9.5 gb
110 Tue, Aug  7   MIN  L   5-7       50-60  3rd 10.5 gb
109 Mon, Aug  6   MIN  L   3-14      50-59  3rd 10.5 gb
108 Sun, Aug  5  @DET  L   8-10(10)  50-58  3rd  9.5 gb
107 Sat, Aug  4  @DET  L   1-6       50-57  3rd  8.5 gb
106 Fri, Aug  3  @DET  L   2-10      50-56  3rd  8.5 gb
105 Thu, Aug  2  @KCR  L   6-7 (11)  50-55  3rd  7.5 gb
104 Wed, Aug  1  @KCR  L   2-5       50-54  3rd  7.0 gb
103 Tue, Jul 31  @KCR  L   3-8       50-53  3rd  6.0 gb
 Last 10: 2-8    Last 20: 5-15   Last 30: 9-21
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Thu, Aug 09, 2012 CLE  5  BOS  3        W:Ubaldo Jimenez (9-11), L: Felix Doubront (10-6), S: Chris Perez (30)
Sun, May 13, 2012 BOS 12  CLE  1        W:Daniel Bard (3-4), L: Justin Masterson (1-3), S: none
Sat, May 12, 2012 BOS  4  CLE  1        W:Felix Doubront (3-1), L: Zach McAllister (1-1), S: Alfredo Aceves (7)
Fri, May 11, 2012 BOS  7  CLE  5        W:Clay Buchholz (4-1), L: Ubaldo Jimenez (3-3), S: Alfredo Aceves (6)
Thu, May 10, 2012 CLE  8 @BOS  3        W:Derek Lowe (5-1), L: Josh Beckett (2-4), S: none

Thu, Aug 04, 2011 CLE  7 @BOS  3        W:Justin Masterson (9-7), L: Franklin Morales (0-2), S: none
Wed, Aug 03, 2011 BOS  4  CLE  3        W:Jonathan Papelbon (4-0), L: Joe Smith (2-2), S: none
Tue, Aug 02, 2011 BOS  3  CLE  2        W:Jonathan Papelbon (3-0), L: Vinnie Pestano (1-1), S: none
Mon, Aug 01, 2011 CLE  9 @BOS  6        W:Rafael Perez (4-1), L: Daniel Bard (1-5), S: none
Wed, May 25, 2011 BOS 14 @CLE  2        W:Jon Lester (7-1), L: Mitch Talbot (1-1), S: none
Season Series: 2012 - BOS over 3-2; 2011 - CLE won 6-4; 2010 - Tied 4-4; All-Time - CLE leads 1023-961

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 2012 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
RedSox Batters (4.90 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (5.13 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 44.Seddon*
G/S/vB
37.Allen
G/S/vB
56.Herrmann
G/S/vB
54.Perez
G/S/vB
52.Pestano
G/S/vB
32.Rogers
G/S/vB
49.Sipp*
G/S/vB
38.Smith
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Aviles G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/2.000 8/.393 6/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 5/.400 424/299 .253/.280/.396/.676 .796/.627 .672 74/.576 10/4 11/10
77.Ciriaco G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 87/57 .341/.349/.482/.831 .800/.848 .758 69/.696 6/0 1/1
13.Crawford* G/S/vP ··· ··· 6/2.167 4/.250 2/.000 ··· 5/.000 ··· 90/56 .271/.300/.482/.782 .917/.701 .374 90/.782 3/0 3/1
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.000 3/1.000 3/1.167 ··· 4/.000 4/1.833 142/88 .254/.310/.354/.664 .585/.714 .607 107/.702 6/0 1/0
28.Gonzalez* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/2.500 3/.333 3/.333 3/.666 3/1.000 ··· 474/304 .310/.354/.471/.826 .863/.804 .722 103/1.113 0/0 12/4
55.Kalish* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 85/72 .203/.247/.241/.488 .641/.460 .464 22/.483 3/2 0/2
60.Lavarnway G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 15/8 .077/.200/.154/.354 .143/.536 15/.354 0/0 0/0
64.Middlebrooks G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 282/184 .292/.326/.515/.841 .936/.770 .841 93/.817 4/1 15/9
15.Pedroia G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 5/.800 3/.000 ··· 4/3.500 2/1.000 425/288 .272/.328/.409/.737 .734/.738 .742 87/.778 8/4 9/2
5.Punto# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 4/.000 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 3/1.000 131/111 .200/.302/.273/.575 .426/.602 .715 11/.182 4/0 1/2
7.Ross G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 2/1.000 1/5.000 1/.000 8/.375 333/232 .277/.343/.530/.874 1.116/.769 .708 102/.864 1/1 17/0
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 1/no AB ··· 2/2.500 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 3/.000 1/.000 320/276 .231/.288/.483/.770 .591/.799 .803 67/.629 0/1 20/6
10.Shoppach G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 150/68 .258/.338/.492/.830 .835/.824 .706 42/.696 1/0 5/4
IP 4.2 9.0 0.1 41.2 51.0 55.0 39.2 46.1 TOTAL .268/.326/.438/.764 .790/.753 .714 .746 56/18 130/63
ERA-K/9 7.71/3.8 0.00/8.0 0.00/0.0 3.89/9.9 1.24/10.2 5.24/9.7 4.76/9.7 3.11/6.4 4.73/6.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Lavarnway (0-0-0)
 Saltalamacchia (61-14-5)
 Shoppach (19-10-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 23/.350 33/.038 1/.000 178/.238 198/.165 252/.282 167/.228 188/.225 .265  Ross
 Gonzalez
 Kalish
 Ellsbury
 Ciriaco
 Crawford
21/7/55/5
0/0/18/1
0/19/5/0
0/33/0/0
0/0/1/0
22/0/0/0
OPS 1.085 .257 .000 .653 .491 .800 .730 .629 .758
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 6/.667 20/.250 1/.000 94/.619 107/.580 124/.747 84/.666 69/.623 .808
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 17/1.256 13/.258 / 84/.690 91/.390 128/.846 83/.799 119/.633 .708
Home 1/.000 17/.250 1/.000 111/.670 113/.543 140/.788 83/.692 99/.559
Last 28d days 23/1.085 33/.257 1/.000 40/.836 50/.420 71/.766 47/.615 39/.790
HR/SB/CS 1/0/0 0/0/0 0/0/0 3/3/0 2/3/2 6/0/1 6/3/2 3/1/1 113/93/24
Usage ··o·X··· ···Xo·X· ··o····· o·X·X··o XoX·X··X ·o·o·X·X o·oXo··X ··oXo··X
Indians Batters (4.26 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.64 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
37.Melancon
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
46.Morales*
G/S/vB
59.Mortensen
G/S/vB
63.Tazawa
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
23.Brantley* G/S/vP 6/.000 2/1.000 3/.666 ··· 2/1.500 3/.666 3/.000 1/.000 454/298 .295/.346/.424/.770 .764/.773 .706 103/.824 12/6 4/1
13.Cabrera# G/S/vP 7/1.571 3/.333 7/.200 ··· 3/1.167 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 453/298 .280/.347/.434/.781 .769/.787 .782 106/.655 5/3 12/15
12.Carrera* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 2/1.500 ··· 1/2.000 22/16 .409/.409/.727/1.136 .333/1.438 .400 22/1.136 1/1 1/0
17.Choo* G/S/vP 9/.777 3/.333 9/1.413 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 3/1.167 1/2.000 471/307 .291/.374/.476/.850 .614/.973 .915 113/.800 12/6 13/1
16.Donald G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 59/30 .192/.241/.269/.511 .534/.489 .454 5/1.400 4/0 1/3
47.Duncan G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 4/.500 1/2.000 3/.000 ··· 229/120 .222/.314/.424/.739 .722/.754 .631 44/.720 1/2 10/2
9.Hannahan* G/S/vP 6/1.100 2/.000 5/.400 ··· 4/.000 2/1.000 1/3.000 ··· 228/164 .234/.304/.346/.650 .498/.708 .626 50/.628 0/2 4/8
22.Kipnis* G/S/vP 4/1.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· 475/303 .259/.335/.386/.721 .613/.781 .641 101/.557 23/4 11/4
35.Kotchman* G/S/vP 14/1.072 9/1.569 7/.666 1/2.000 9/.777 7/1.262 ··· ··· 362/266 .228/.292/.353/.644 .606/.658 .698 77/.543 3/0 10/5
1.Lillibridge G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 5/.000 ··· ··· 3/.666 112/63 .181/.216/.200/.416 .289/.520 .400 31/.484 9/2 0/1
6.Marson G/S/vP 5/.200 ··· 5/1.100 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/2.000 ··· 152/80 .246/.344/.331/.675 .604/.738 .545 40/.348 3/0 0/1
41.Santana# G/S/vP 3/1.167 3/.333 3/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/5.000 3/.333 1/no AB 406/268 .241/.367/.410/.777 .784/.773 .854 107/1.046 2/3 12/8
IP 122.2 57.2 48.0 26.2 29.1 63.0 26.0 20.2 TOTAL .255/.328/.397/.724 .660/.757 .731 .689 75/32 101/60
ERA-K/9 4.48/5.9 4.21/8.0 2.63/8.4 7.43/7.1 3.07/10.4 3.14/9.1 1.73/6.2 1.74/7.8 4.37/7.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Marson (45-6-1)
 Santana (45-17-7)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 522/.268 241/.231 199/.225 120/.290 116/.194 263/.216 99/.182 86/.284 .258  Brantley
 Choo
 Duncan
 Carrera
 Lillibridge
 Donald
0/108/0/4
0/0/106/4
52/0/1/3
7/2/1/1
18/9/4/0
1/0/0/0
OPS .772 .661 .656 .855 .588 .633 .593 .676 .740
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 292/.844 133/.672 86/.625 53/1.032 74/.385 98/.453 51/.508 33/.686 .727
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 230/.681 108/.648 113/.679 67/.715 42/.949 165/.739 48/.665 53/.668 .751
Road 208/.741 100/.573 85/.553 42/.742 53/.634 130/.484 29/.521 24/.780
Last 28d days 141/.551 55/.727 44/.478 52/.810 39/.668 48/.497 24/.743 59/.773
HR/SB/CS 16/5/1 6/3/0 5/2/2 6/0/1 3/0/0 6/5/2 3/2/2 1/2/1 122/80/24
Usage ·····X·· ·o··oX·X X·o·ooX· ··X·X·o· o····oX· ····X··· ·X······ X·XX··o·

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.