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Game Preview: BOS @ LAA, 8:05pm, Sunday, July 7, 2013 @Angel Stadium of Anaheim

RedSox, 54-35, 54-35 1st, 5 up

SP: John Lackey (34, RHP, 6-5, 2.81)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. LAA Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (6-5) 86.1 83 33 27 18 79 11 2.81
2011 (12-12) 160.0 203 119 114 56 108 20 6.41
2010 (14-11) 215.0 233 114 105 72 156 18 4.40
Last 7 GS 3-1 46.2 49 15 15 7 39 8 2.89 57
2013-07-02 SDP W 8.0 6 1 1 1 6 1 103 71
2013-06-26 COL W 7.0 8 2 2 0 12 1 98 65
2013-06-20 @DET ND 7.0 7 2 2 1 5 0 98 59
2013-06-15 @BAL W 7.0 7 2 2 1 4 0 101 58
2013-06-10 @TBR ND 5.2 10 4 4 1 2 2 93 34
2013-06-05 TEX ND 6.0 5 1 1 0 5 1 108 63
2013-05-29 @PHI L 6.0 6 3 3 3 5 3 98 50
Last 5 v.LAA 4-1 33.1 35 16 16 7 20 5 4.32 51
2011-05-05 LAA L 4.0 10 8 8 3 1 1 97 8
2011-04-24 @LAA W 8.0 6 0 0 1 6 0 108 75
2010-08-18 LAA W 7.0 10 5 5 0 5 2 119 42
2010-07-27 @LAA W 7.1 7 2 2 1 4 1 124 59
2010-05-05 LAA W 7.0 2 1 1 2 4 1 102 71
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   31-16   Road:   23-19   ExtrInn: 4-3 
 vsRHP:  36-24   vsLHP:  18-11   1-Run:  12-8 
 vsEast: 23-15   vsCntrl:13-11   vsWest: 11-7  IL: 7-2 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 89 Sat, Jul  6  @LAA  L   7-9 (11)  54-35  1st  5.0 up
 88 Fri, Jul  5  @LAA  W   6-2       54-34  1st  5.5 up
 87 Thu, Jul  4   SDP  W   8-2       53-34  1st  4.5 up
 86 Wed, Jul  3   SDP  W   2-1       52-34  1st  3.5 up
 85 Tue, Jul  2   SDP  W   4-1       51-34  1st  3.5 up
 84 Sun, Jun 30   TOR  W   5-4       50-34  1st  2.5 up
 83 Sat, Jun 29   TOR  L   2-6       49-34  1st  2.5 up
 82 Fri, Jun 28   TOR  W   7-5       49-33  1st  3.5 up
 81 Thu, Jun 27   TOR  W   7-4       48-33  1st  3.5 up
 80 Wed, Jun 26   COL  W   5-3       47-33  1st  3.5 up
 Last 10: 8-2    Last 20:13-7    Last 30:18-12
Angels, 42-45, 42-45 3rd, 8½ GB, 8 GB in WC

SP: Jered Weaver (30, RHP, 2-4, 3.79)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (2-4) 54.2 52 25 23 14 41 6 3.79
2012 (20-5) 188.2 147 63 59 45 142 20 2.81
2011 (18-8) 235.2 182 65 63 56 198 20 2.41
Last 7 GS 2-3 43.2 43 19 17 8 35 4 3.50 54
2013-07-02 STL W 7.0 6 1 1 0 5 0 105 66
2013-06-27 @DET ND 7.0 4 1 1 2 6 0 102 69
2013-06-21 PIT L 6.0 9 4 4 0 3 2 97 41
2013-06-16 NYY L 6.0 7 5 5 4 6 1 103 40
2013-06-10 @BAL L 5.2 6 4 4 1 3 1 83 43
2013-06-04 CHC ND 6.0 6 3 1 1 5 0 95 56
2013-05-29 LAD W 6.0 5 1 1 0 7 0 86 65
Last 5 v.BOS 1-3 32.0 32 18 17 7 28 3 4.78 51
2012-08-28 BOS ND 7.0 7 5 4 1 5 1 106 49
2012-08-22 @BOS W 7.0 7 2 2 1 5 0 102 59
2011-05-02 @BOS L 6.0 6 3 3 1 6 0 118 53
2010-08-17 @BOS L 5.0 6 6 6 2 4 2 98 33
2010-07-27 BOS L 7.0 6 2 2 2 8 0 116 63
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   23-25   Road:   19-20   ExtrInn: 5-5 
 vsRHP:  32-33   vsLHP:  10-12   1-Run:  13-17
 vsEast:  6-9    vsCntrl:15-7    vsWest: 15-20 IL: 6-9 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 87 Sat, Jul  6   BOS  W   9-7 (11)  42-45  3rd  8.5 gb
 86 Fri, Jul  5   BOS  L   2-6       41-45  3rd  9.5 gb
 85 Thu, Jul  4   STL  W   6-5       41-44  3rd  8.5 gb
 84 Wed, Jul  3   STL  L   2-12      40-44  3rd  8.5 gb
 83 Tue, Jul  2   STL  W   5-1       40-43  3rd  8.5 gb
 82 Sun, Jun 30  @HOU  W   3-1       39-43  3rd  9.0 gb
 81 Sat, Jun 29  @HOU  W   7-2       38-43  3rd  9.0 gb
 80 Fri, Jun 28  @HOU  W   4-2       37-43  3rd 10.0 gb
 79 Thu, Jun 27  @DET  W   3-1 (10)  36-43  3rd 10.0 gb
 78 Wed, Jun 26  @DET  W   7-4       35-43  3rd 10.0 gb
 Last 10: 8-2    Last 20:13-7    Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Jul 06, 2013 LAA  9  BOS  7 (11)   W:Dane De La Rosa (4-1), L: Craig Breslow (2-2), S: none
Fri, Jul 05, 2013 BOS  6 @LAA  2        W:Felix Doubront (5-3), L: C.J. Wilson (8-6), S: none
Sun, Jun 09, 2013 BOS 10  LAA  5        W:Ryan Dempster (4-6), L: Joe Blanton (1-10), S: none
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 BOS  7  LAA  2        W:Clay Buchholz (9-0), L: C.J. Wilson (4-5), S: none
Sat, Jun 08, 2013 LAA  9 @BOS  5        W:Tommy Hanson (3-2), L: Felix Doubront (4-3), S: Ernesto Frieri (14)

Thu, Aug 30, 2012 LAA  5  BOS  2        W:Zack Greinke (12-5), L: Jon Lester (8-11), S: Ernesto Frieri (16)
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 LAA 10  BOS  3        W:C.J. Wilson (10-9), L: Zach Stewart (1-3), S: none
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 LAA  6  BOS  5        W:Kevin Jepsen (3-2), L: Alfredo Aceves (2-9), S: none
Thu, Aug 23, 2012 LAA 14 @BOS 13 (10)   W:Ernesto Frieri (3-0), L: Alfredo Aceves (2-8), S: none
Wed, Aug 22, 2012 LAA  7 @BOS  3        W:Jered Weaver (16-3), L: Clay Buchholz (11-4), S: none
Season Series: 2013 - BOS over 3-2; 2012 - LAA won 6-0; 2011 - BOS won 6-2; All-Time - BOS leads 330-288

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 2013 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 (5.15 RS/G) vs. Angels Pitchers (4.68 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 36.Weaver
G/S/vB
31.Buckner
G/S/vB
65.De La Rosa
G/S/vB
37.Downs*
G/S/vB
49.Frieri
G/S/vB
40.Jepsen
G/S/vB
58.Kohn
G/S/vB
43.Richards
G/S/vB
51.Roth*
G/S/vB
57.Williams
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
37.Carp* G/S/vP 12/.500 ··· ··· 2/3.000 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 6/.533 ··· 13/.962 130/112 .316/.377/.650/1.026 .690/1.083 .996 37/.968 0/0 8/1
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 21/.715 ··· 2/1.000 9/.889 4/.250 4/1.000 3/.000 3/.000 1/no AB 2/1.000 392/253 .301/.365/.412/.777 .657/.842 .771 121/.857 36/3 2/3
5.Gomes G/S/vP 9/.708 ··· ··· 14/.517 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 189/87 .236/.333/.410/.743 .724/.766 .719 48/.887 0/0 6/0
26.Holt* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 3/3 .000/.000/.000/.000 /.000 .000 3/.000 0/0 0/0
10.Iglesias G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 2/.500 3/1.334 1/no AB 4/1.500 165/107 .403/.455/.517/.971 1.069/.920 1.072 82/.868 2/1 1/2
20.Lavarnway G/S/vP 6/.833 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· 25/10 .318/.360/.455/.815 .833/.775 .620 16/.938 0/0 0/0
12.Napoli G/S/vP 28/1.033 ··· ··· 4/1.750 7/.286 5/.000 4/2.750 7/2.457 ··· 18/1.500 340/239 .257/.341/.437/.778 .685/.817 .811 72/.632 1/1 10/5
29.Nava# G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/3.000 2/1.500 1/.000 4/1.750 3/.666 2/1.000 ··· 3/1.667 327/239 .295/.379/.453/.832 .649/.901 .820 89/.744 0/2 10/1
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 33/1.015 ··· 2/4.000 25/.861 2/.500 8/.804 3/.333 2/.000 ··· 7/2.000 297/190 .318/.404/.605/1.009 .773/1.150 1.048 104/.963 2/0 17/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 27/.539 ··· 2/1.000 11/.664 5/1.100 6/1.467 4/.666 3/.333 ··· 4/.500 395/279 .325/.405/.444/.850 .971/.801 .677 109/.774 13/4 5/1
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 18/.922 2/2.500 3/.000 4/1.167 1/.000 5/.400 ··· 3/1.167 1/.000 2/3.000 265/197 .268/.340/.460/.800 .617/.859 .686 83/.675 0/1 8/4
23.Snyder G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 22/9 .273/.273/.500/.773 1.308/.000 .667 22/.773 0/0 1/1
18.Victorino# G/S/vP 2/.500 ··· ··· 2/.000 5/.400 ··· 2/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 4/.000 250/163 .285/.331/.395/.725 .656/.754 .704 103/.768 9/2 3/1
IP 54.2 15.2 40.1 24.1 38.2 21.2 26.1 60.0 16.0 88.2 TOTAL .279/.351/.449/.800 .723/.837 .762 .778 69/16 91/47
ERA-K/9 3.79/6.7 3.45/3.4 3.35/8.5 1.48/7.0 3.03/13.3 4.15/9.5 2.39/8.9 4.95/6.0 9.00/9.0 4.16/5.7 4.28/7.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Lavarnway (4-2-1)
 Saltalamacchia (42-10-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 228/.249 65/.255 161/.226 100/.239 163/.181 96/.247 108/.161 263/.271 75/.343 375/.257 .261  Victorino
 Nava
 Gomes
 Ellsbury
 Carp
0/2/57/6
36/0/42/4
48/0/2/3
0/82/0/3
21/0/2/0
OPS .719 .816 .576 .600 .602 .707 .633 .691 .785 .734 .737
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 123/.740 36/.714 73/.588 46/.422 83/.488 45/.854 42/.548 133/.642 32/.656 189/.795 .747
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 105/.693 29/.939 88/.564 54/.767 80/.715 51/.583 66/.684 130/.743 43/.885 186/.674 .730
Home 132/.754 27/.579 107/.707 59/.390 91/.637 53/.914 61/.773 136/.652 59/.793 207/.738
Last 28d days 130/.782 46/.909 49/.496 25/.638 48/.413 59/.728 37/.812 61/.622 11/.929 119/.985
HR/SB/CS 6/4/1 3/1/1 2/2/1 0/1/0 5/3/1 2/4/0 3/0/1 4/2/3 0/1/1 11/6/5 89/70/17
Usage ····X··· ···X···· oX··o··o ··o·o··· X·····X· X·o·X·X· XoX····· X··X···o X··X···· X··X····
Angels Batters (4.67 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.11 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 41.Lackey
G/S/vB
40.Bailey
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
65.De La Torre
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
64.Webster
G/S/vB
63.Wilson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
2.Aybar# G/S/vP 10/.600 9/1.000 12/.817 ··· 1/no AB 2/.000 6/.167 ··· 1/.000 275/197 .288/.306/.377/.683 .598/.717 .709 96/.771 4/4 3/8
6.Callaspo# G/S/vP 14/1.000 2/.000 10/.733 ··· ··· 3/.000 11/.364 ··· 1/.000 269/186 .267/.331/.364/.695 .666/.707 .706 94/.695 0/1 4/10
16.Conger# G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 116/100 .257/.302/.440/.742 .259/.815 .569 38/.734 0/1 5/5
19.Cowgill G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 64/27 .177/.203/.306/.510 .493/.533 .627 12/.697 0/0 2/0
32.Hamilton* G/S/vP 33/1.441 6/1.867 11/.829 ··· 6/.334 5/1.000 11/.546 ··· ··· 350/254 .229/.289/.406/.695 .415/.803 .741 90/.827 2/0 12/7
20.Harris G/S/vP 6/.334 3/.666 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 112/73 .206/.255/.333/.588 .190/.790 .454 18/.284 0/1 3/3
10.Hawpe* G/S/vP 6/.666 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· 3/.667 1/.000 1/5.000 ··· ··· 24/22 .263/.417/.263/.680 1.000/.644 1.056 20/.833 0/0 0/1
17.Iannetta G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/2.000 2/2.000 2/.500 ··· 1/2.000 242/159 .220/.368/.361/.729 .851/.667 .664 54/.738 0/0 6/4
47.Kendrick G/S/vP 15/.534 8/.250 8/.000 ··· ··· 4/1.000 13/1.035 ··· ··· 359/273 .315/.358/.477/.835 .980/.791 .926 98/.841 6/2 11/9
5.Pujols G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 2/.000 ··· 8/1.625 2/1.000 3/.666 ··· ··· 383/291 .247/.321/.417/.738 .643/.767 .763 111/.746 0/1 13/3
39.Shuck* G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 1/2.000 205/149 .299/.345/.380/.725 .849/.680 .708 65/.839 2/4 0/2
27.Trout G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 4/1.167 ··· 3/1.167 3/.666 3/.000 ··· 1/no AB 401/298 .315/.392/.547/.939 .981/.924 .926 110/.985 20/3 14/2
44.Trumbo G/S/vP 6/1.133 3/.333 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 4/.250 7/.429 ··· ··· 376/285 .247/.314/.465/.779 .803/.771 .808 98/.568 2/2 19/4
IP 86.1 26.0 28.0 5.1 30.2 38.2 37.1 24.0 26.1 TOTAL .268/.331/.421/.752 .696/.772 .768 .775 41/20 93/67
ERA-K/9 2.81/8.2 4.15/12.5 3.21/5.1 5.06/8.5 2.64/14.1 2.79/10.2 1.93/12.8 7.88/7.1 4.10/7.2 3.83/8.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Conger (17-11-1)
 Iannetta (53-6-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 359/.246 107/.232 115/.262 22/.222 135/.217 157/.264 145/.170 113/.319 119/.298 .249  Shuck
 Hamilton
 Trumbo
 Trout
 Kendrick
 Harris
 Cowgill
 Hawpe
51/0/5/4
0/1/72/3
8/0/16/1
38/55/0/0
1/0/0/0
1/0/0/0
7/18/0/0
1/0/4/0
OPS .687 .796 .716 .808 .624 .748 .556 .921 .792 .729
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 196/.586 55/.687 44/.772 8/.708 62/.725 80/.718 77/.406 56/1.198 60/.472 .684
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 163/.806 52/.908 71/.679 14/.857 73/.526 77/.781 68/.722 57/.645 59/1.128 .764
Road 196/.764 46/1.050 49/.599 17/.651 74/.635 77/.714 71/.484 21/1.055 67/.785
Last 28d days 144/.723 37/1.303 51/.924 14/.812 45/.608 47/.828 47/.349 75/.738 41/.900
HR/SB/CS 11/14/3 7/2/1 2/0/1 1/1/1 3/2/1 6/1/2 5/1/0 5/3/2 0/1/1 99/61/20
Usage ····X··· X·o····· Xoo···oo ········ o·····X· ·o·X···X Xo·Xo·X· ··X····· X·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.