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Game Preview: BOS @ TOR, 1:07pm, Sunday, September 16, 2012 @Rogers Centre

RedSox, 66-80, 66-80 4th, 16½ GB, 18½ GB in WC

SP: Jon Lester (28, LHP, 9-11, 4.99)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (9-11) 180.1 192 106 100 62 150 22 4.99
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 4-2 46.0 43 20 20 22 37 4 3.91 53
2012-09-11 NYY ND 5.1 5 3 3 7 5 0 102 44
2012-09-04 @SEA W 6.0 9 3 3 2 4 2 111 44
2012-08-30 @LAA L 8.0 9 5 5 3 2 0 121 43
2012-08-24 KCR W 7.0 6 3 3 4 6 1 93 55
2012-08-18 @NYY W 7.0 5 1 1 2 4 1 105 65
2012-08-12 @CLE W 6.0 3 1 1 2 12 0 101 72
2012-08-07 TEX L 6.2 6 4 4 2 4 0 116 48
Last 5 v.TOR 2-2 30.0 22 18 18 9 28 6 5.40 53
2012-07-22 TOR L 4.0 9 11 11 5 2 4 94 -3
2012-06-27 TOR W 7.0 7 4 4 0 4 2 100 51
2012-04-11 @TOR L 8.0 3 3 3 2 6 0 116 68
2011-09-06 @TOR W 7.0 3 0 0 1 11 0 100 81
2011-07-05 TOR ND 4.0 0 0 0 1 5 0 50 66
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   33-43   Road:   33-37   ExtrInn: 2-8 
 vsRHP:  40-60   vsLHP:  26-20   1-Run:  16-20
 vsEast: 23-33   vsCntrl:24-16   vsWest:  8-24 IL:11-7 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
146 Sat, Sep 15  @TOR  W   3-2       66-80  4th 16.5 gb
145 Fri, Sep 14  @TOR  W   8-5       65-80  5th 16.5 gb
144 Thu, Sep 13   NYY  L   0-2       64-80  5th 17.5 gb
143 Wed, Sep 12   NYY  L   4-5       64-79  5th 16.5 gb
142 Tue, Sep 11   NYY  W   4-3       64-78  5th 15.5 gb
141 Sun, Sep  9   TOR  L   3-4       63-78  5th 16.5 gb
140 Sat, Sep  8   TOR  L   2-9       63-77  5th 15.5 gb
139 Fri, Sep  7   TOR  L   5-7       63-76  4th 15.5 gb
138 Wed, Sep  5  @SEA  L   1-2       63-75  4th 15.0 gb
137 Tue, Sep  4  @SEA  W   4-3       63-74  4th 14.0 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 6-14   Last 30: 9-21
Blue Jays, 65-79, 65-79 4th, 16½ GB, 18½ GB in WC

SP: Brandon Morrow (27, RHP, 8-6, 3.16)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (8-6) 99.2 82 39 35 30 89 10 3.16
2011 (11-11) 179.1 162 103 94 69 203 21 4.72
2010 (10-7) 146.1 136 76 73 66 178 11 4.49
Last 7 GS 3-3 37.1 35 13 11 10 35 3 2.65 56
2012-09-11 SEA L 4.2 11 4 4 1 4 1 92 29
2012-09-05 BAL ND 6.0 3 2 2 3 6 1 92 61
2012-08-31 TBR W 6.2 8 1 1 1 5 1 102 58
2012-08-25 @BAL L 4.2 6 4 2 1 7 0 88 46
2012-06-11 WSN L 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 6 44
2012-06-06 @CHW W 9.0 2 0 0 2 5 0 119 86
2012-05-30 BAL W 6.1 4 1 1 2 8 0 94 67
Last 5 v.BOS 1-2 23.0 38 33 30 10 20 5 11.74 26
2011-09-13 @BOS L 5.1 7 7 5 1 2 2 97 31
2011-09-07 BOS ND 4.1 8 8 8 1 5 2 95 19
2011-07-04 @BOS W 5.0 5 4 4 3 5 0 98 43
2011-06-11 BOS L 4.1 10 9 9 3 4 1 103 8
2010-07-10 BOS ND 4.0 8 5 4 2 4 0 102 30
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   35-38   Road:   30-41   ExtrInn: 6-6 
 vsRHP:  49-54   vsLHP:  16-25   1-Run:  11-24
 vsEast: 24-33   vsCntrl:18-16   vsWest: 14-21 IL: 9-9 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
144 Sat, Sep 15   BOS  L   2-3       65-79  4th 16.5 gb
143 Fri, Sep 14   BOS  L   5-8       65-78  4th 15.5 gb
142 Thu, Sep 13   SEA  W   8-3       65-77  4th 15.5 gb
141 Wed, Sep 12   SEA  L   2-3       64-77  4th 15.5 gb
140 Tue, Sep 11   SEA  L   3-4       64-76  4th 14.5 gb
139 Sun, Sep  9  @BOS  W   4-3       64-75  4th 14.5 gb
138 Sat, Sep  8  @BOS  W   9-2       63-75  4th 14.5 gb
137 Fri, Sep  7  @BOS  W   7-5       62-75  4th 15.5 gb
136 Wed, Sep  5   BAL  W   6-4       61-75  5th 16.0 gb
135 Tue, Sep  4   BAL  L   0-12      60-75  5th 16.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:11-19
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Sep 15, 2012 BOS  3 @TOR  2        W:Craig Breslow (3-0), L: Steve Delabar (4-2), S: Andrew Bailey (4)
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 BOS  8 @TOR  5        W:Chris Carpenter (1-0), L: Darren Oliver (3-3), S: Andrew Bailey (3)
Sun, Sep 09, 2012 TOR  4 @BOS  3        W:Brandon Lyon (2-2), L: Clay Buchholz (11-6), S: Casey Janssen (20)
Sat, Sep 08, 2012 TOR  9 @BOS  2        W:Brad Lincoln (5-2), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-5), S: none
Fri, Sep 07, 2012 TOR  7 @BOS  5        W:Henderson Alvarez (8-12), L: Felix Doubront (10-8), S: none
Sun, Jul 22, 2012 TOR 15 @BOS  7        W:Henderson Alvarez (6-7), L: Jon Lester (5-8), S: none
Sat, Jul 21, 2012 TOR  7 @BOS  3        W:Carlos Villanueva (5-0), L: Aaron Cook (2-3), S: none
Fri, Jul 20, 2012 TOR  6 @BOS  1        W:Aaron Laffey (2-1), L: Josh Beckett (5-8), S: none
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 BOS 10  TOR  4        W:Jon Lester (5-5), L: Ricky Romero (8-2), S: none
Tue, Jun 26, 2012 BOS  5  TOR  1        W:Andrew Miller (2-0), L: Luis Perez (2-2), S: none
Season Series: 2012 - TOR over 10-7; 2011 - BOS won 10-8; 2010 - BOS won 12-6; All-Time - BOS leads 288-232

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 (4.71 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.79 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 23.Morrow
G/S/vB
58.Beck
G/S/vB
39.Carpenter
G/S/vB
34.Carreno
G/S/vB
50.Delabar
G/S/vB
54.Frasor
G/S/vB
44.Janssen
G/S/vB
64.Jenkins
G/S/vB
49.Lincoln
G/S/vB
62.Loup*
G/S/vB
31.Lyon
G/S/vB
38.Oliver*
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Aviles G/S/vP 6/1.300 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 4/.000 6/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 1/no AB 6/.000 533/380 .250/.281/.384/.665 .742/.634 .644 85/.596 14/5 13/14
77.Ciriaco G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.500 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 7/.453 209/145 .300/.317/.410/.727 .785/.701 .592 97/.632 13/0 2/7
56.De Jesus G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 42/20 .237/.286/.316/.602 .377/.850 .513 5/.000 1/1 0/2
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 17/1.750 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 8/1.000 13/.749 1/.000 1/.000 2/.500 1/no AB 5/1.200 12/.878 285/185 .266/.309/.367/.676 .674/.677 .568 103/.714 14/1 3/2
50.Gomez G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 1/4.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/5.000 1/2.000 ··· 81/48 .297/.346/.459/.805 .570/.966 .596 50/.860 0/0 2/5
58.Iglesias G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 31/16 .077/.200/.115/.315 .277/.354 .308 31/.315 1/0 0/2
55.Kalish* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/1.000 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 3/1.167 103/87 .229/.272/.260/.532 .775/.487 .514 18/.742 3/2 0/3
60.Lavarnway G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 2/.000 1/no AB 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 5/.600 106/72 .158/.226/.263/.490 .432/.517 .481 73/.559 0/0 2/2
22.Loney* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 4/1.250 ··· 6/1.583 6/.367 10/.800 424/332 .256/.298/.344/.642 .517/.677 .653 70/.605 0/3 5/6
66.Nava# G/S/vP 3/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/.500 1/2.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· 2/1.000 7/.286 267/192 .247/.358/.381/.740 .544/.816 .680 25/.458 3/0 4/1
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 21/1.689 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/2.667 13/.398 15/1.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 9/.708 14/1.126 559/389 .293/.349/.461/.810 .858/.789 .801 95/1.071 15/5 15/5
26.Podsednik* G/S/vP 4/1.250 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 5/.650 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 7/.453 8/.500 7/.000 177/143 .309/.329/.358/.687 .813/.657 .598 85/.559 8/2 1/0
62.Quiroz G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / / / /
7.Ross G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 6/.000 6/1.667 1/.000 2/.000 1/.000 3/.666 3/.000 11/1.977 463/332 .277/.342/.508/.850 1.086/.761 .715 97/.838 1/1 21/1
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 10/.100 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/3.000 8/1.911 7/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.000 5/.900 8/.875 401/353 .232/.292/.478/.770 .583/.796 .765 57/.943 0/1 24/7
IP 99.2 8.2 30.1 17.0 60.1 40.1 56.2 18.1 81.2 25.0 55.2 51.0 118.1 TOTAL .266/.321/.427/.748 .775/.736 .688 .700 88/22 157/91
ERA-K/9 3.16/8.0 7.27/6.2 7.12/8.3 6.35/5.3 3.58/12.7 3.57/10.9 2.70/9.4 4.91/3.9 2.98/8.6 3.24/6.1 3.07/9.7 1.76/8.8 3.42/8.7 4.57/7.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Lavarnway (21-2-0)
 Saltalamacchia (77-17-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 404/.223 42/.333 150/.351 75/.266 247/.181 170/.233 214/.195 82/.280 331/.230 98/.226 229/.231 196/.197 483/.227 .257  Ross
 Nava
 Podsednik
 Ellsbury
 Ciriaco
 Kalish
22/7/81/8
63/0/2/5
25/18/4/3
0/64/0/1
2/1/2/0
2/20/9/0
OPS .655 .896 .922 .983 .662 .750 .579 .760 .686 .541 .633 .548 .696 .764
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 226/.605 20/1.172 60/1.097 38/.828 103/.505 71/.863 109/.484 30/.902 153/.606 51/.384 76/.634 92/.575 242/.743 .755
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 178/.718 22/.654 90/.808 37/1.116 144/.779 99/.672 105/.679 52/.675 178/.756 47/.713 153/.631 104/.523 241/.651 .772
Home 235/.742 32/1.061 64/.938 9/.556 131/.432 88/.668 115/.644 49/.699 125/.606 48/.581 107/.545 99/.620 275/.667
Last 28d days 98/.857 7/1.286 / / 55/.695 16/.414 36/.793 53/.936 42/.460 33/.854 31/.637 27/.470 123/.767
HR/SB/CS 10/3/1 1/1/0 4/3/0 6/3/2 12/2/1 5/5/2 7/3/2 3/2/0 11/9/2 0/1/1 5/10/2 3/8/3 17/6/5 180/71/38
Usage ····X··· ········ ········ ········ X··X··o· ·X··o··X ·X·o··o· ·X······ ··o·o··X o·o···o· ···o··o· ·X·X···· X·····X·
Blue Jays Batters (4.50 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.82 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS Lester*
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
48.Atchison
G/S/vB
40.Bailey
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
52.Carpenter
G/S/vB
53.Hill*
G/S/vB
37.Melancon
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
59.Mortensen
G/S/vB
44.Padilla
G/S/vB
63.Tazawa
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP 25/.758 6/.533 2/.000 2/1.000 2/.000 1/.000 2/.000 3/.333 2/2.500 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 318/235 .231/.268/.441/.710 .784/.683 .710 19/.161 1/0 16/4
11.Davis G/S/vP 23/.923 6/.833 5/.800 3/.666 2/.000 ··· 5/.200 3/.666 ··· 3/.000 7/.929 3/1.000 428/283 .242/.300/.365/.665 .721/.636 .658 98/.504 43/11 7/8
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP 25/.749 8/.000 1/.000 3/.333 2/2.500 1/no AB 19/.939 5/.733 7/1.429 2/.000 5/1.000 3/.667 594/438 .279/.382/.565/.947 1.117/.889 1.024 94/.956 13/3 40/4
5.Escobar G/S/vP 29/.697 4/.500 5/1.400 ··· 4/.500 2/.000 8/.250 5/.800 11/.830 3/1.334 5/.600 1/.000 558/404 .251/.295/.346/.642 .656/.636 .651 72/.777 5/1 9/11
68.Gomes G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 90/56 .165/.225/.316/.541 .541/.534 .783 0/ 0/0 3/0
43.Gose* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 3/2.334 ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 123/106 .227/.298/.327/.625 .800/.598 .678 39/.778 15/2 1/1
3.Hechavarria G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB 88/53 .228/.262/.316/.578 .418/.691 .553 54/.656 0/0 1/2
2.Johnson* G/S/vP 10/.200 3/.000 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/no AB 11/.955 3/.000 10/1.350 6/.000 10/.900 ··· 544/388 .222/.312/.354/.666 .615/.687 .720 76/.502 13/2 14/10
13.Lawrie G/S/vP 13/.853 5/.400 2/.000 1/2.000 2/2.500 1/.000 1/2.000 1/2.000 3/.666 1/.000 2/2.500 4/.000 458/337 .278/.325/.408/.733 .901/.670 .775 31/.596 13/8 9/13
26.Lind* G/S/vP 25/.327 12/.606 3/.666 2/.000 6/.167 ··· 6/.333 5/.933 3/.333 2/.000 9/1.556 1/.000 288/211 .242/.299/.408/.706 .481/.791 .763 70/.748 0/0 10/5
6.Mathis G/S/vP 11/.700 5/.000 4/.666 2/.000 4/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· 8/.250 2/.000 210/147 .222/.255/.402/.657 .676/.649 .816 42/.627 1/0 8/2
18.McCoy G/S/vP 10/.667 3/.333 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 53/30 .184/.245/.265/.511 .673/.400 .504 27/.422 2/1 1/0
28.Rasmus* G/S/vP 6/.666 1/.000 1/.000 7/.000 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 3/1.167 4/.000 1/.000 3/1.334 3/.000 571/412 .231/.295/.419/.714 .584/.763 .632 94/.562 4/3 22/6
14.Sierra G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 110/67 .240/.282/.385/.666 .813/.571 .636 64/.551 1/0 4/0
8.Torrealba G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 4/.500 ··· 5/.650 1/.000 6/.334 ··· 11/.455 ··· 212/123 .233/.297/.339/.635 .580/.672 .585 30/.588 1/1 4/2
17.Vizquel# G/S/vP 8/.661 4/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 18/.544 1/2.000 ··· 2/1.000 7/1.167 1/2.000 143/107 .218/.254/.248/.502 .342/.556 .569 21/.580 3/2 0/3
IP 180.1 75.1 46.0 10.2 58.2 3.1 16.2 39.0 38.0 34.2 47.0 36.2 TOTAL .243/.307/.408/.716 .719/.714 .736 .640 119/38 183/90
ERA-K/9 4.99/7.5 4.66/8.1 1.76/6.7 3.38/9.3 2.91/8.7 0.00/2.7 2.16/7.5 6.92/7.2 3.32/11.1 2.08/8.0 4.60/9.6 1.47/9.6 4.55/7.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (42-19-9)
 Gomes (0-0-0)
 Mathis (24-18-6)
 Torrealba (35-10-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 776/.275 318/.236 181/.219 44/.244 245/.229 14/.000 69/.207 172/.271 155/.193 138/.210 205/.296 148/.250 .259  Davis
 Rasmus
 Sierra
 McCoy
 Vizquel
 Gose
 Encarnacion
 Gomes
106/6/16/8
0/132/0/5
0/0/27/3
2/4/3/1
1/0/0/0
2/13/24/0
3/0/0/0
4/0/0/0
OPS .782 .695 .551 .661 .660 .308 .609 .811 .574 .622 .837 .614 .748
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 207/.772 168/.764 82/.522 20/1.032 109/.625 4/.667 41/.559 75/.969 93/.388 64/.541 100/.828 57/.572 .746
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 569/.785 150/.620 99/.575 24/.345 136/.687 10/.200 28/.677 97/.690 62/.852 74/.685 105/.846 91/.642 .750
Road 349/.659 150/.563 55/.386 19/.596 109/.582 5/.400 22/.853 66/.865 78/.587 47/.618 104/.846 53/.641
Last 28d days 120/.805 67/.899 / 38/.678 37/.706 14/.308 12/.333 38/.689 28/.618 24/.638 34/.849 52/.396
HR/SB/CS 22/11/3 10/6/1 2/2/0 1/0/1 5/2/2 0/2/0 0/5/1 8/0/1 3/0/0 4/4/2 6/4/1 1/4/1 165/117/29
Usage ····X··· ···X···X ········ Xo··o··X o·o·o··· ·o·X···· ···o···· ··X····X ···X···o ·X······ ·X·o···X ·oX·X·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.