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Game Preview: BOS @ PHI, 7:15pm, Saturday, May 19, 2012 @Citizens Bank Park

RedSox, 18-21, 18-21 5th, 7½ GB, 5½ GB in WC

SP: Jon Lester (28, LHP, 2-3, 3.71)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. PHI Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (2-3) 51.0 47 24 21 18 34 3 3.71
2011 (15-9) 191.2 166 77 74 75 182 20 3.47
2010 (19-9) 208.0 167 81 75 83 225 14 3.25
Last 7 GS 2-3 44.0 41 23 20 15 30 3 4.09 52
2012-05-14 SEA W 9.0 8 1 1 0 6 0 119 73
2012-05-09 @KCR L 5.0 6 4 1 1 3 0 108 47
2012-05-04 BAL ND 6.0 5 3 3 3 2 1 99 49
2012-04-28 @CHW W 7.0 5 0 0 1 7 0 122 73
2012-04-23 @MIN ND 7.0 6 5 5 4 4 1 112 45
2012-04-17 TEX L 2.0 8 7 7 4 2 1 80 10
2012-04-11 @TOR L 8.0 3 3 3 2 6 0 116 68
Last 5 v.PHI 2-0 21.0 10 1 1 5 21 0 0.43 74
2011-06-30 @PHI W 7.0 2 0 0 2 5 0 120 76
2009-06-12 @PHI ND 7.0 2 1 1 2 11 0 111 78
2008-06-17 @PHI W 7.0 6 0 0 1 5 0 99 69
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    9-11   Road:    9-10   ExtrInn: 0-3 
 vsRHP:  11-15   vsLHP:   7-6    1-Run:   3-5 
 vsEast:  5-9    vsCntrl:10-7    vsWest:  3-4  IL: 0-1 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 39 Fri, May 18  @PHI  L   4-6       18-21  5th  7.5 gb
 38 Thu, May 17  @TBR  W   5-3       18-20  5th  6.5 gb
 37 Wed, May 16  @TBR  L   1-2       17-20  5th  6.5 gb
 36 Tue, May 15   SEA  W   5-0       17-19  5th  5.5 gb
 35 Mon, May 14   SEA  W   6-1       16-19  5th  5.5 gb
 34 Sun, May 13   CLE  W  12-1       15-19  5th  6.5 gb
 33 Sat, May 12   CLE  W   4-1       14-19  5th  7.5 gb
 32 Fri, May 11   CLE  W   7-5       13-19  5th  7.5 gb
 31 Thu, May 10   CLE  L   3-8       12-19  5th  7.5 gb
 30 Wed, May  9  @KCR  L   3-4       12-18  5th  7.5 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:14-16
Phillies, 21-19, 21-19 5th, 4 GB, 2½ GB in WC

SP: Joe Blanton (31, RHP, 4-3, 2.96)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (4-3) 48.2 45 19 16 7 35 2 2.96
2011 (1-2) 41.1 52 23 23 9 35 5 5.01
2010 (9-6) 175.2 206 104 94 43 134 27 4.82
Last 7 GS 4-2 48.0 43 18 15 7 35 2 2.81 58
2012-05-14 HOU W 7.0 6 1 1 1 7 1 106 67
2012-05-08 NYM ND 6.2 5 4 4 3 7 0 108 52
2012-05-03 @ATL W 9.0 3 0 0 0 6 0 88 87
2012-04-28 CHC W 7.1 8 2 2 0 8 0 106 62
2012-04-22 @SDP L 6.0 7 6 3 2 2 1 78 40
2012-04-17 @SFG L 5.0 11 4 4 0 2 0 100 31
2012-04-12 MIA W 7.0 3 1 1 1 3 0 85 69
Last 5 v.BOS 1-2 28.2 37 19 19 9 24 5 5.97 43
2010-06-12 @BOS L 4.0 13 9 9 1 4 2 100 3
2009-06-12 BOS ND 7.0 5 2 2 2 7 2 112 64
2008-05-25 BOS W 6.0 5 3 3 4 7 1 107 53
2008-04-01 BOS L 6.0 7 2 2 1 3 0 99 52
2008-03-25 BOS ND 5.2 7 3 3 1 3 0 94 45
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-9    Road:   11-10   ExtrInn: 1-4 
 vsRHP:  18-12   vsLHP:   3-7    1-Run:   4-5 
 vsEast:  6-9    vsCntrl: 7-4    vsWest:  7-6  IL: 1-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 40 Fri, May 18   BOS  W   6-4       21-19  5th  4.0 gb
 39 Thu, May 17  @CHC  W   8-7       20-19  5th  4.0 gb
 38 Wed, May 16  @CHC  W   9-2       19-19  5th  4.5 gb
 37 Tue, May 15   HOU  W   4-3 (10)  18-19  5th  5.0 gb
 36 Mon, May 14   HOU  W   5-1       17-19  5th  5.5 gb
 35 Sun, May 13   SDP  W   3-2       16-19  5th  6.0 gb
 34 Sat, May 12   SDP  L   1-2       15-19  5th  6.5 gb
 33 Fri, May 11   SDP  W   7-3       15-18  5th  5.5 gb
 32 Wed, May  9   NYM  L   6-10      14-18  5th  5.0 gb
 31 Tue, May  8   NYM  L   4-7       14-17  5th  5.0 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:16-14
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, May 18, 2012 PHI  6  BOS  4        W:Cole Hamels (6-1), L: Daniel Bard (3-5), S: Jonathan Papelbon (12)

Thu, Jun 30, 2011 BOS  5 @PHI  2        W:Jon Lester (10-4), L: David Herndon (0-2), S: Jonathan Papelbon (15)
Wed, Jun 29, 2011 PHI  2  BOS  1        W:Vance Worley (3-1), L: John Lackey (5-7), S: Antonio Bastardo (3)
Tue, Jun 28, 2011 PHI  5  BOS  0        W:Cliff Lee (9-5), L: Josh Beckett (6-3), S: none
Sun, Jun 13, 2010 PHI  5 @BOS  3        W:Cole Hamels (6-5), L: Tim Wakefield (2-5), S: Brad Lidge (4)
Sat, Jun 12, 2010 BOS 10  PHI  2        W:Manny Delcarmen (2-2), L: Joe Blanton (1-5), S: none
Fri, Jun 11, 2010 BOS 12  PHI  2        W:John Lackey (7-3), L: Jamie Moyer (6-6), S: none
Sun, May 23, 2010 BOS  8 @PHI  3        W:Tim Wakefield (1-2), L: Roy Halladay (6-3), S: none
Sat, May 22, 2010 BOS  5 @PHI  0        W:Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-1), L: Kyle Kendrick (2-2), S: none
Fri, May 21, 2010 PHI  5  BOS  1        W:Cole Hamels (5-2), L: John Lackey (4-3), S: J.C. Romero (2)
Season Series: 2012 - PHI over 1-0; 2011 - PHI won 2-1; 2010 - BOS won 4-2; All-Time - BOS leads 27-20

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 (5.36 RS/G) vs. Phillies Pitchers (3.88 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 56.Blanton
G/S/vB
37.Bastardo*
G/S/vB
52.Contreras
G/S/vB
63.Diekman*
G/S/vB
38.Kendrick
G/S/vB
58.Papelbon
G/S/vB
50.Qualls
G/S/vB
55.Savery*
G/S/vB
46.Valdes*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Aviles G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/1.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 167/115 .274/.303/.471/.774 1.093/.636 .812 112/.760 5/3 6/3
23.Byrd G/S/vP 9/.778 ··· 8/.804 ··· 1/.000 4/.000 8/1.000 ··· ··· 127/92 .203/.238/.237/.475 .885/.317 .621 80/.624 0/3 1/2
50.Gomez G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1 .000/.000/.000/.000 .000/.000 .000 2/.000 0/0 0/0
28.Gonzalez* G/S/vP 17/1.284 3/2.667 ··· ··· 6/1.000 1/.000 10/1.600 ··· 2/3.500 176/110 .273/.347/.422/.769 .728/.794 .778 113/.775 0/0 3/0
64.Middlebrooks G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 64/41 .262/.297/.541/.838 .941/.780 .857 64/.838 2/0 4/3
66.Nava# G/S/vP 2/2.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 36/24 .360/.528/.640/1.168 .694/1.417 .267 36/1.168 1/0 1/0
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 30/.944 3/.000 28/.774 ··· 4/1.167 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 165/107 .342/.412/.610/1.022 1.117/.966 .845 104/.935 0/1 8/
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 22/.785 1/.000 9/.777 ··· 7/.286 ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· 181/128 .305/.365/.488/.852 .709/.909 .863 119/.864 3/2 5/1
5.Punto# G/S/vP 21/.812 1/.000 38/.815 ··· ··· 5/.900 ··· ··· ··· 46/36 .135/.283/.162/.445 .550/.416 .536 29/.321 0/0 0/1
7.Ross G/S/vP 11/.909 ··· 2/.000 ··· 16/.713 ··· 7/.286 ··· 1/.000 152/105 .271/.349/.534/.883 .987/.837 .901 96/.902 0/1 8/0
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 3/1.167 1/.000 2/.500 ··· ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 100/90 .263/.290/.516/.806 .300/.864 .824 64/.903 0/0 5/3
10.Shoppach G/S/vP 6/.666 ··· 5/.200 ··· ··· 5/.400 ··· ··· 2/2.500 63/32 .259/.355/.444/.799 .804/.795 .501 42/.637 1/0 1/1
12.Sweeney* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/1.000 ··· 4/.000 6/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· 126/110 .311/.341/.437/.778 .313/.848 .854 81/.642 0/0 0/1
IP 48.2 12.1 9.0 2.0 25.2 16.1 14.0 8.0 1.0 TOTAL .272/.334/.456/.790 .837/.769 .752 .790 13/10 46/16
ERA-K/9 2.96/6.5 1.46/10.2 8.00/10.0 18.00/13.5 5.96/5.6 2.20/10.5 4.50/6.4 4.50/2.2 0.00/18.0 3.55/7.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Saltalamacchia (17-3-2)
 Shoppach (7-2-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 198/.243 48/.125 41/.333 10/.143 119/.330 62/.190 66/.322 32/.214 3/.000 .249  Ross
 Byrd
 Nava
 Sweeney
18/7/19/3
0/35/0/1
9/0/0/1
0/6/28/0
OPS .639 .405 .918 .686 .951 .552 .944 .750 .000 .698
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 107/.647 23/.333 12/1.278 3/.667 61/.941 33/.509 31/1.211 15/.738 1/.000 .725
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 91/.630 25/.470 29/.789 7/.619 58/.956 29/.599 35/.718 17/.761 2/.000 .676
Home 112/.538 25/.450 13/.769 4/.000 40/.976 41/.714 39/.979 11/.828 /
Last 28d days 142/.579 36/.300 38/.954 10/.686 98/1.035 35/.473 43/1.239 23/.737 3/.000
HR/SB/CS 2/2/2 0/2/1 1/2/1 0/0/0 4/2/1 2/0/0 3/4/0 2/0/1 0/0/0 35/31/16
Usage ····X··· o·X·oo·X ··o··X·· ·X·X···· ··X····· oo··ooo· o··Xo·Xo ········ ··X·····
Phillies Batters (4.13 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (5.08 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
48.Atchison
G/S/vB
53.Hill*
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
46.Morales*
G/S/vB
44.Padilla
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
18.Fontenot* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/3.667 4/.750 4/3 .667/.750/.667/1.417 /1.333 .000 4/1.417 0/0 0/0
13.Galvis# G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/5.000 ··· 132/87 .234/.269/.387/.656 .707/.629 .870 79/.692 0/0 2/1
29.Luna G/S/vP 5/.200 ··· ··· ··· 3/1.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 7/6 .286/.286/.714/1.000 .000/1.167 .000 7/1.000 0/0 1/0
15.Mayberry G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/1.667 ··· 1/.000 ··· 102/64 .237/.265/.330/.595 .696/.532 .731 63/.731 0/0 1/0
4.Orr* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 6/1.000 37/35 .278/.297/.417/.714 .000/.755 .790 33/.709 1/1 0/3
3.Pence G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· 3/.666 ··· 9/.873 8/1.500 4/1.750 6/.000 170/140 .261/.312/.510/.821 .590/.871 .775 107/.865 3/0 10/2
10.Pierre* G/S/vP 11/.586 5/.000 8/.250 1/2.000 5/.000 4/2.000 7/.858 35/.694 121/101 .330/.375/.366/.741 .358/.819 .605 78/.801 6/2 0/1
27.Polanco G/S/vP 6/.167 1/.000 2/.000 1/3.000 ··· 6/.334 ··· 5/.650 137/100 .281/.313/.359/.673 .549/.721 .694 83/.836 0/0 1/0
11.Rollins# G/S/vP 9/.347 ··· 3/.333 ··· 13/1.021 22/.864 5/.000 7/.857 176/135 .228/.293/.285/.578 .519/.596 .762 111/.603 8/1 1/3
51.Ruiz G/S/vP 7/.000 ··· 2/2.000 ··· 6/.533 16/1.192 3/.000 2/.000 130/97 .371/.415/.621/1.036 1.202/.985 1.002 85/1.194 2/0 7/0
23.Schneider* G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.500 ··· 3/.333 ··· 19/.217 34/27 .303/.324/.424/.748 .452/.815 1.000 21/.952 0/0 1/0
8.Victorino# G/S/vP 9/.708 ··· 3/2.000 2/.000 10/.686 25/1.433 1/.000 3/.000 178/139 .241/.305/.389/.694 1.129/.586 .635 114/.656 12/2 5/0
24.Wigginton G/S/vP 26/1.138 3/.666 2/.000 4/1.833 12/.633 ··· ··· 27/.568 116/77 .253/.345/.343/.688 .879/.595 .741 79/.640 1/0 2/4
IP 51.0 17.0 18.1 24.0 8.0 6.1 14.0 16.0 TOTAL .263/.315/.390/.705 .692/.709 .726 .766 33/6 33/21
ERA-K/9 3.71/6.0 5.29/10.6 1.47/4.9 1.13/6.8 1.13/7.9 0.00/11.4 4.50/6.4 5.63/9.0 4.68/7.0

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Ruiz (20-12-1)
 Schneider (11-4-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 211/.247 78/.246 69/.190 92/.198 30/.080 22/.150 65/.304 69/.281 .264  Pence
 Mayberry
 Victorino
 Pierre
0/0/39/2
29/0/1/1
0/40/0/1
27/0/0/0
OPS .683 .689 .562 .496 .353 .332 .760 .802 .756
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 66/.478 46/.716 32/.646 46/.585 19/.396 15/.276 29/.595 34/.599 .733
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 145/.776 32/.647 37/.494 46/.406 11/.282 7/.452 36/.885 35/1.009 .778
Road 135/.606 26/.819 31/.715 27/.296 5/.933 7/.486 25/.588 36/.581
Last 28d days 138/.646 58/.501 49/.426 53/.428 30/.353 22/.332 37/.772 34/.617
HR/SB/CS 3/1/0 1/1/0 2/1/1 1/0/0 0/1/0 0/0/0 1/0/0 2/1/0 43/24/5
Usage ····X··· ·X·o··oX X·o··o·· ·oo··o·· ·o·o·o·o ·oX···oo X·X····o ·X····oo

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.