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Game Preview: BAL @ BOS, 7:10pm, Thursday, April 11, 2013 @Fenway Park

Orioles, 4-4, 4-4 2nd, 1 GB, 1½ GB in WC

SP: Chris Tillman (25, RHP, 0-0, 12.27)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (0-0) 3.2 7 5 5 4 4 1 12.27
2012 (9-3) 86.0 66 38 28 24 66 12 2.93
2011 (3-5) 62.0 77 41 38 25 46 5 5.52
Last 7 GS 3-1 38.2 24 13 12 13 28 6 2.79 58
2013-04-06 MIN ND 3.2 7 5 5 4 4 1 93 27
2012-10-03 @TBR L 5.0 4 3 3 0 5 3 83 52
2012-09-28 BOS W 8.0 1 1 0 2 4 0 100 80
2012-09-23 @BOS ND 6.0 6 1 1 1 4 0 107 59
2012-09-17 @SEA W 6.0 3 1 1 0 4 1 91 66
2012-09-02 @NYY ND 3.0 2 2 2 2 2 1 44 47
2012-08-28 CHW W 7.0 1 0 0 4 5 0 109 76
Last 5 v.BOS 1-1 25.0 23 9 8 10 17 0 2.88 53
2012-09-28 BOS W 8.0 1 1 0 2 4 0 100 80
2012-09-23 @BOS ND 6.0 6 1 1 1 4 0 107 59
2012-08-16 BOS ND 4.2 6 3 3 2 5 0 110 43
2011-05-16 @BOS ND 5.0 5 0 0 3 2 0 88 56
2010-06-04 BOS L 1.1 5 4 4 2 2 0 57 28
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    1-2    Road:    3-2    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   3-3    vsLHP:   1-1    1-Run:   0-3 
 vsEast:  3-2    vsCntrl: 1-2    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  8 Wed, Apr 10  @BOS  W   8-5        4-4   2nd  1.0 gb
  7 Mon, Apr  8  @BOS  L   1-3        3-4   2nd  2.0 gb
  6 Sun, Apr  7   MIN  L   3-4        3-3   2nd  1.0 gb
  5 Sat, Apr  6   MIN  L   5-6        3-2   1st    Tied
  4 Fri, Apr  5   MIN  W   9-5        3-1   1st    Tied
  3 Thu, Apr  4  @TBR  W   6-3        2-1   1st    Tied
  2 Wed, Apr  3  @TBR  L   7-8        1-1   2nd  1.0 gb
  1 Tue, Apr  2  @TBR  W   7-4        1-0   1st    Tied
 Last 10: 4-4    Last 20: 4-4    Last 30: 4-4 
RedSox, 5-3, 5-3 1st, 1 up

SP: Alfredo Aceves (30, RHP, 0-0, 10.38)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BAL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (0-0) 4.1 5 5 5 2 5 2 10.38
2012 (2-10) 84.0 80 51 50 31 75 11 5.36
2011 (10-2) 114.0 84 37 33 42 80 8 2.61
Last 7 GS 1-1 34.1 34 22 19 21 19 3 4.98 45
2011-06-21 SDP ND 5.0 4 4 4 6 4 0 98 41
2011-05-31 CHW L 5.0 8 8 6 3 1 0 78 21
2011-05-26 @DET W 6.0 5 1 1 2 6 0 98 62
2011-05-21 CHC ND 5.0 3 1 1 2 2 0 86 57
2009-07-09 @MIN ND 3.1 4 4 3 1 2 1 65 39
2008-09-26 @BOS ND 4.0 5 4 4 4 1 2 77 33
2008-09-20 BAL ND 6.0 5 0 0 3 3 0 92 62
Last 5 v.BAL 0-0 6.0 5 0 0 3 3 0 0.00 62
2008-09-20 BAL ND 6.0 5 0 0 3 3 0 92 62
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    1-1    Road:    4-2    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   3-1    vsLHP:   2-2    1-Run:   0-0 
 vsEast:  5-3    vsCntrl: 0-0    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  8 Wed, Apr 10   BAL  L   5-8        5-3   1st  1.0 up
  7 Mon, Apr  8   BAL  W   3-1        5-2   1st  2.0 up
  6 Sun, Apr  7  @TOR  W  13-0        4-2   1st  1.0 up
  5 Sat, Apr  6  @TOR  L   0-5        3-2   1st    Tied
  4 Fri, Apr  5  @TOR  W   6-4        3-1   1st    Tied
  3 Thu, Apr  4  @NYY  L   2-4        2-1   1st    Tied
  2 Wed, Apr  3  @NYY  W   7-4        2-0   1st  1.0 up
  1 Mon, Apr  1  @NYY  W   8-2        1-0   1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 5-3    Last 20: 5-3    Last 30: 5-3 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Wed, Apr 10, 2013 BAL  8 @BOS  5        W:Darren O'Day (1-0), L: Joel Hanrahan (0-1), S: Jim Johnson (3)
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 BOS  3  BAL  1        W:Clay Buchholz (2-0), L: Wei-Yin Chen (0-1), S: Joel Hanrahan (3)

Sun, Sep 30, 2012 BAL  6  BOS  3        W:Joe Saunders (9-13), L: Zach Stewart (1-4), S: Jim Johnson (50)
Sat, Sep 29, 2012 BAL  4  BOS  3        W:Tommy Hunter (7-8), L: Felix Doubront (11-10), S: Jim Johnson (49)
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 BAL  9  BOS  1        W:Chris Tillman (9-2), L: Aaron Cook (4-11), S: none
Sun, Sep 23, 2012 BOS  2  BAL  1        W:Junichi Tazawa (1-1), L: Luis Ayala (5-5), S: Andrew Bailey (6)
Sat, Sep 22, 2012 BAL  9 @BOS  6 (12)   W:Tommy Hunter (6-8), L: Alfredo Aceves (2-10), S: Jim Johnson (47)
Fri, Sep 21, 2012 BAL  4 @BOS  2        W:Miguel Gonzalez (7-4), L: Jon Lester (9-13), S: Jim Johnson (46)
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 BOS  6 @BAL  3        W:Clay Buchholz (11-3), L: Luis Ayala (4-4), S: Alfredo Aceves (24)
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 BAL  5  BOS  3        W:Miguel Gonzalez (5-2), L: Aaron Cook (3-6), S: Jim Johnson (35)
Season Series: 2013 - tied 1-1; 2012 - BAL won 13-5; 2011 - BOS won 10-8; All-Time - BOS leads 1157-950

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 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

For the 2012 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2013 season. Player Stats for the 2012 season. We will switch to 2013 stats on May 1st.

Orioles Batters (5.75 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (3.50 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 91.Aceves
G/S/vB
40.Bailey
G/S/vB
52.Hanrahan
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
59.Mortensen
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
12.Casilla# G/S/vP 5/.900 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 326/248 .241/.282/.321/.603 .704/.571 .503 5/.650 21/1 1/9
19.Davis* G/S/vP 12/.334 4/.500 2/2.500 3/.000 6/1.133 1/.000 5/1.400 562/444 .270/.326/.501/.827 .792/.836 .729 34/1.506 2/3 33/6
60.Dickerson* G/S/vP 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 17/15 .286/.412/.714/1.126 2.000/1.026 .857 0/ 3/0 2/0
3.Flaherty* G/S/vP 5/1.000 1/.000 3/.666 1/.000 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 167/154 .216/.258/.359/.617 .667/.613 .652 18/.111 1/0 6/3
2.Hardy G/S/vP 18/.334 3/.666 5/1.350 9/.472 3/.000 2/.000 1/.000 713/533 .238/.282/.389/.671 .767/.639 .571 34/.749 0/0 22/6
10.Jones G/S/vP 18/.944 3/.000 5/2.200 10/.425 4/1.750 2/.000 1/.000 697/526 .287/.334/.505/.839 .800/.852 .814 35/1.162 16/7 32/8
13.Machado G/S/vP 3/1.000 4/.000 1/5.000 ··· 4/.000 1/2.000 ··· 202/149 .262/.294/.445/.739 .801/.716 .707 38/.558 2/0 7/5
21.Markakis* G/S/vP 17/.669 6/.833 4/.500 11/.293 1/.000 ··· ··· 471/330 .298/.363/.471/.834 .877/.816 .833 38/.841 1/1 13/2
9.McLouth* G/S/vP 2/1.500 2/.500 6/1.000 3/1.167 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 298/221 .241/.314/.380/.694 .581/.731 .559 30/.671 12/1 7/1
28.Pearce G/S/vP 1/no AB ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 188/101 .239/.328/.377/.705 .760/.657 .632 11/.091 1/2 4/1
14.Reimold G/S/vP 11/.282 2/.000 2/.500 7/.453 ··· 1/.000 ··· 69/51 .313/.333/.627/.960 1.076/.922 1.468 24/.533 1/0 5/3
31.Teagarden G/S/vP 4/.500 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 3/2.334 2/.500 64/38 .158/.226/.316/.542 .462/.600 .267 3/.000 0/0 2/0
32.Wieters# G/S/vP 14/.381 6/.334 4/.000 9/.333 4/.250 2/.000 1/.000 593/442 .249/.329/.435/.764 .908/.715 .738 31/.810 3/0 23/10
IP 84.0 15.1 59.2 40.1 42.0 44.0 36.0 TOTAL .270/.338/.445/.782 .905/.739 .793 .782 6/1 11/4
ERA-K/9 5.36/8.0 7.04/8.2 2.72/10.1 3.35/11.4 3.21/8.8 1.43/9.2 1.75/10.8 3.34/10.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Teagarden (6-2-1)
 Wieters (51-32-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 361/.254 74/.318 254/.187 169/.194 173/.212 172/.227 130/.160 .230  Jones
 Davis
 Markakis
 Pearce
 McLouth
 Reimold
 Dickerson
 Flaherty
0/162/0/7
11/0/30/3
0/0/102/3
23/0/19/2
64/10/3/1
15/0/0/0
18/2/5/0
7/0/17/0
OPS .748 .862 .648 .588 .691 .558 .466 .709
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 190/.814 38/1.084 124/.525 102/.429 82/.660 67/.519 71/.545 .706
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 171/.677 36/.636 130/.763 67/.829 91/.714 105/.583 59/.369 .711
Home 173/.839 34/.711 135/.548 80/.555 99/.675 101/.563 73/.294
Last 28d days 20/1.017 13/.413 23/1.191 7/.429 15/.733 14/.929 9/.000
HR/SB/CS 11/6/1 2/1/1 8/9/0 3/0/0 7/4/2 1/4/1 4/1/0 12/4/2
Usage ····X··o X·o··X·· X·X··X·X o······o ···X··X· o····Xo· o····o··

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2013 season. Player Stats for the 2012 season. We will switch to 2013 stats on May 1st.

RedSox Batters (5.50 RS/G) vs. Orioles Pitchers (4.75 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 30.Tillman
G/S/vB
29.Hunter
G/S/vB
43.Johnson
G/S/vB
17.Matusz*
G/S/vB
66.McFarland*
G/S/vB
56.O'Day
G/S/vB
40.Patton*
G/S/vB
47.Strop
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
44.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· / /// / 30/.507 / /
37.Carp* G/S/vP 3/.666 6/.900 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 4/2.000 ··· ··· 189/145 .213/.312/.341/.654 .722/.631 .701 2/.000 1/0 5/2
23.Ciriaco G/S/vP 8/.453 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 272/190 .293/.315/.390/.705 .764/.678 .803 7/.929 16/3 2/9
7.Drew* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/5.000 ··· ··· 327/231 .223/.309/.348/.657 .563/.697 .638 4/.000 1/2 7/8
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 6/.334 13/.539 15/.453 3/.666 ··· 6/1.166 5/.400 ··· 323/213 .271/.313/.370/.682 .648/.701 .801 39/.821 14/3 4/3
5.Gomes G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.500 2/2.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 333/137 .262/.377/.491/.868 .974/.715 .764 16/.683 3/1 18/2
16.Middlebrooks G/S/vP ··· 6/1.500 ··· 4/.250 ··· 2/.000 2/.000 3/.000 286/186 .288/.325/.509/.835 .906/.798 .841 34/.982 4/1 15/9
12.Napoli G/S/vP 3/.666 8/1.125 2/.000 5/.400 ··· 5/.400 1/.000 2/.000 417/285 .227/.343/.469/.812 .706/.861 .785 35/.612 1/0 24/7
29.Nava# G/S/vP 5/.650 7/2.114 5/.400 9/.444 ··· 2/1.500 3/.666 3/1.667 317/222 .243/.352/.390/.742 .613/.797 .800 21/1.705 3/0 6/2
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 14/.884 18/.771 16/.905 12/.432 ··· 17/.753 5/1.300 3/.000 623/437 .290/.347/.449/.797 .848/.775 .831 37/.787 20/6 15/5
3.Ross G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 196/108 .256/.321/.449/.770 .712/.818 .779 9/.222 1/0 9/2
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 8/.375 9/.958 8/.625 5/.200 ··· 1/3.000 5/.000 7/.000 448/391 .222/.288/.454/.742 .494/.779 .761 24/1.017 0/1 25/7
18.Victorino# G/S/vP ··· 4/.500 2/1.500 ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.000 1/.000 666/472 .255/.321/.383/.704 .906/.629 .695 36/.705 39/6 11/2
IP 86.0 133.2 68.2 98.0 67.0 55.2 66.1 TOTAL .270/.349/.464/.813 .596/.950 .671 .813 8/2 11/2
ERA-K/9 2.93/6.9 5.45/5.2 2.49/5.4 4.87/7.4 /0.0 2.28/9.3 2.43/7.9 2.44/7.9 4.63/6.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Napoli (42-11-8)
 Ross (19-15-4)
 Saltalamacchia (80-18-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 347/.207 573/.302 269/.220 441/.284 / 263/.202 224/.215 283/.217 .242  Victorino
 Nava
 Ellsbury
 Carp
 Gomes
 Ciriaco
48/109/1/9
76/0/4/5
0/73/0/2
24/0/0/1
39/0/3/1
2/3/2/0
OPS .639 .864 .556 .817 .613 .598 .613 .699
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 209/.601 304/.840 148/.581 123/.528 / 94/.657 122/.554 139/.674 .757
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 138/.701 269/.891 121/.526 318/.932 / 169/.588 102/.650 144/.556 .650
Road 196/.688 294/.901 148/.487 228/.784 / 130/.589 99/.730 136/.589
Last 28d days 21/1.257 14/1.071 16/.527 9/.476 11/.182 14/.220 10/.400 14/.692
HR/SB/CS 12/4/2 32/1/4 3/3/2 15/2/3 // 6/4/2 5/1/0 2/1/1 7/1/5
Usage ····X··· X·X····o X···X·o· ···X··o· ····X··· o···X·o· o····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.