Mobile Site You Are Here > Home > Game Previews > TBR @ BOS, Sunday, April 14, 2013

Len Kasper, Cubs play-by-play announcer:I will begin with the best baseball website ever created, Baseball-Reference....

Game Preview: TBR @ BOS, 1:35pm, Sunday, April 14, 2013 @Fenway Park

Rays, 4-6, 4-6 5th, 2 GB, 1½ GB in WC

SP: Alex Cobb (25, RHP, 1-0, 0.00)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (1-0) 7.1 4 0 0 3 6 0 0.00
2012 (11-9) 136.1 130 67 61 40 106 11 4.03
2011 (3-2) 52.2 49 21 20 21 37 3 3.42
Last 7 GS 4-1 41.2 30 14 12 15 36 5 2.59 58
2013-04-06 CLE W 7.1 4 0 0 3 6 0 103 73
2012-10-01 BAL W 7.0 2 1 1 2 7 1 88 74
2012-09-26 @BOS W 5.0 3 1 1 3 5 0 91 59
2012-09-17 BOS L 6.0 2 4 3 3 4 1 101 55
2012-09-12 @BAL ND 4.2 7 2 2 2 6 0 87 46
2012-09-04 NYY W 7.0 4 2 2 1 5 1 97 65
2012-08-29 @TEX ND 4.2 8 4 3 1 3 2 92 36
Last 5 v.BOS 2-1 16.0 8 7 5 10 11 1 2.81 56
2012-09-26 @BOS W 5.0 3 1 1 3 5 0 91 59
2012-09-17 BOS L 6.0 2 4 3 3 4 1 101 55
2012-05-25 @BOS W 5.0 3 2 1 4 2 0 96 53
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    3-3    Road:    1-3    ExtrInn: 0-1 
 vsRHP:   2-5    vsLHP:   2-1    1-Run:   1-2 
 vsEast:  1-3    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  1-2  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Sat, Apr 13  @BOS  L   1-2 (10)   4-6   5th  2.0 gb
  9 Wed, Apr 10  @TEX  W   2-0        4-5   4th  1.5 gb
  8 Tue, Apr  9  @TEX  L   1-6        3-5   4th  2.5 gb
  7 Mon, Apr  8  @TEX  L   4-5        3-4   2nd  2.0 gb
  6 Sun, Apr  7   CLE  L   0-13       3-3   2nd  1.0 gb
  5 Sat, Apr  6   CLE  W   6-0        3-2   1st    Tied
  4 Fri, Apr  5   CLE  W   4-0        2-2   3rd  1.0 gb
  3 Thu, Apr  4   BAL  L   3-6        1-2   3rd  1.0 gb
  2 Wed, Apr  3   BAL  W   8-7        1-1   2nd  1.0 gb
  1 Tue, Apr  2   BAL  L   4-7        0-1   3rd  1.0 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 4-6    Last 30: 4-6 
RedSox, 6-4, 6-4 1st, ½ up

SP: Clay Buchholz (28, RHP, 2-0, 0.64)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (2-0) 14.0 9 1 1 6 12 1 0.64
2012 (11-8) 189.1 187 104 96 64 129 25 4.56
2011 (6-3) 82.2 76 34 32 31 60 10 3.48
Last 7 GS 2-3 44.1 38 20 18 20 32 5 3.65 54
2013-04-08 BAL W 7.0 3 0 0 4 8 0 113 75
2013-04-03 @NYY W 7.0 6 1 1 2 4 1 94 63
2012-10-01 @NYY L 1.2 6 8 8 2 2 3 56 11
2012-09-25 TBR L 6.0 8 5 4 2 5 1 99 41
2012-09-20 @TBR ND 7.0 4 0 0 2 4 0 94 71
2012-09-15 @TOR ND 7.0 4 2 1 5 5 0 111 63
2012-09-09 TOR L 8.2 7 4 4 3 4 0 121 55
Last 5 v.TBR 0-3 31.1 29 13 12 7 28 1 3.45 56
2012-09-25 TBR L 6.0 8 5 4 2 5 1 99 41
2012-09-20 @TBR ND 7.0 4 0 0 2 4 0 94 71
2012-07-14 @TBR L 6.1 3 4 4 1 8 0 87 58
2012-05-27 TBR ND 7.0 8 2 2 1 6 0 111 58
2012-05-16 @TBR L 5.0 6 2 2 1 5 0 87 51
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-2    Road:    4-2    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   3-2    vsLHP:   3-2    1-Run:   1-1 
 vsEast:  6-4    vsCntrl: 0-0    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Sat, Apr 13   TBR  W   2-1 (10)   6-4   1st  0.5 up
  9 Thu, Apr 11   BAL  L   2-3        5-4   1st    Tied
  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: 6-4    Last 20: 6-4    Last 30: 6-4 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Apr 13, 2013 BOS  2  TBR  1 (10)   W:Junichi Tazawa (2-0), L: Brandon Gomes (0-1), S: none

Wed, Sep 26, 2012 TBR  4 @BOS  2        W:Alex Cobb (10-9), L: Jon Lester (9-14), S: Fernando Rodney (45)
Tue, Sep 25, 2012 TBR  5 @BOS  2        W:David Price (19-5), L: Clay Buchholz (11-7), S: none
Thu, Sep 20, 2012 TBR  7  BOS  4        W:Burke Badenhop (2-2), L: Andrew Bailey (1-1), S: none
Wed, Sep 19, 2012 TBR 13  BOS  3        W:Chris Archer (1-3), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-6), S: none
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 BOS  7 @TBR  5        W:Felix Doubront (11-9), L: Kyle Farnsworth (1-6), S: Andrew Bailey (5)
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 BOS  5 @TBR  2        W:Aaron Cook (4-10), L: Alex Cobb (9-9), S: none
Sun, Jul 15, 2012 BOS  7 @TBR  3        W:Josh Beckett (5-7), L: James Shields (8-6), S: none
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 TBR  5  BOS  3        W:David Price (12-4), L: Clay Buchholz (8-3), S: Fernando Rodney (26)
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 BOS  3 @TBR  1        W:Franklin Morales (2-2), L: Jeremy Hellickson (4-6), S: Alfredo Aceves (20)
Season Series: 2013 - BOS over 1-0; 2012 - Tied 9-9; 2011 - TBR won 12-6; All-Time - BOS leads 151-109

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.

Rays Batters (3.30 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (3.20 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
G/S/vB
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
63.Wilson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
15.Duncan G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 4/.500 4/.000 ··· ··· ··· 264/136 .203/.288/.388/.676 .695/.658 .779 26/.551 1/2 11/2
11.Escobar G/S/vP 17/.938 4/.500 ··· 8/1.339 11/.830 3/1.334 1/.000 7/.000 ··· 608/441 .253/.300/.344/.644 .644/.643 .635 39/.387 5/1 9/12
5.Fuld* G/S/vP 2/1.500 3/.666 1/.000 1/2.000 4/1.334 ··· 1/.000 3/.000 ··· 107/69 .255/.318/.327/.644 .623/.656 .764 21/.200 7/2 0/1
8.Jennings G/S/vP 14/.432 6/1.300 4/.500 ··· 1/.000 1/no AB 3/1.000 3/.000 ··· 563/418 .246/.314/.388/.702 .735/.691 .714 42/.712 31/2 13/0
2.Johnson* G/S/vP 11/.300 3/.000 1/.000 9/.619 10/1.350 6/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 581/423 .225/.313/.365/.678 .607/.705 .627 26/.626 14/2 16/11
20.Joyce* G/S/vP 22/.798 6/.000 6/.334 ··· 3/.666 1/.000 1/.000 2/2.500 ··· 462/358 .241/.341/.429/.769 .631/.810 .818 29/.466 4/3 17/2
59.Lobaton# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 197/132 .222/.323/.317/.640 .751/.593 .675 13/.538 0/1 2/4
21.Loney* G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 6/.733 3/.666 ··· 1/.000 ··· 465/367 .249/.293/.336/.630 .508/.662 .637 26/.561 0/3 6/6
3.Longoria G/S/vP 33/.678 10/.200 4/.833 1/no AB 6/.333 ··· 2/.000 12/.250 ··· 312/234 .289/.369/.527/.896 1.064/.842 .807 40/.738 2/3 17/8
28.Molina G/S/vP 19/.892 6/.400 ··· ··· 2/no AB ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· 274/220 .223/.286/.355/.640 .469/.680 .590 20/.721 3/1 8/4
19.Roberts G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 4/.250 3/2.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 489/319 .235/.296/.360/.656 .648/.661 .671 18/.556 10/6 12/9
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP 12/.673 11/.644 ··· ··· 3/.666 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 342/215 .213/.281/.326/.607 .655/.575 .578 15/.583 5/0 6/18
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP 36/.378 10/.300 6/2.067 1/no AB 7/1.571 ··· 3/1.667 11/.473 ··· 668/471 .270/.377/.471/.848 .879/.835 .916 41/.890 14/9 20/12
IP 189.1 84.0 15.1 59.2 40.1 42.0 44.0 36.0 TOTAL .221/.295/.306/.601 .567/.614 .478 .601 5/2 4/3
ERA-K/9 4.56/6.1 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 /0.0 3.03/9.8

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Lobaton (42-8-0)
 Molina (39-19-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 802/.263 361/.254 74/.318 254/.187 169/.194 173/.212 172/.227 130/.160 / .228  Zobrist
 Duncan
 Jennings
 Joyce
 Fuld
 Roberts
0/0/71/6
57/0/2/4
111/21/1/4
33/0/89/2
14/6/15/2
1/0/0/0
OPS .757 .748 .862 .648 .588 .691 .558 .466 .692
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 429/.761 190/.814 38/1.084 124/.525 102/.429 82/.660 67/.519 71/.545 / .662
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 373/.751 171/.677 36/.636 130/.763 67/.829 91/.714 105/.583 59/.369 / .716
Home 403/.799 173/.839 34/.711 135/.548 80/.555 99/.675 101/.563 73/.294 /
Last 28d days 55/.518 43/.951 16/.330 25/1.240 8/.500 21/.619 22/.818 15/.276 3/.333
HR/SB/CS 25/9/2 11/6/1 2/1/1 8/9/0 3/0/0 7/4/2 1/4/1 4/1/0 // 13/5/2
Usage ·····X·· ··X····X o··X·o·· o··X·X·· ··oo···· ··X···X· o·Xo···· o·oo···· ··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 (4.80 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (4.60 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 53.Cobb
G/S/vB
43.Farnsworth
G/S/vB
47.Gomes
G/S/vB
57.McGee*
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
27.Ramos*
G/S/vB
56.Rodney
G/S/vB
35.Wright
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
44.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 32/.473 / /
37.Carp* G/S/vP 3/.666 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 189/145 .213/.312/.341/.654 .722/.631 .701 2/.000 1/0 5/2
23.Ciriaco G/S/vP 6/.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 4/1.750 3/1.000 1/.000 1/.000 3/1.667 2/.000 ··· 5/1.100 327/231 .223/.309/.348/.657 .563/.697 .638 12/.350 1/2 7/8
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 3/1.666 6/.967 4/.666 4/.500 7/1.738 3/.666 2/.500 5/.650 323/213 .271/.313/.370/.682 .648/.701 .801 49/.733 14/3 4/3
5.Gomes G/S/vP ··· 8/.000 3/no AB 3/1.167 8/1.875 1/.000 6/.000 3/.000 333/137 .262/.377/.491/.868 .974/.715 .764 22/.599 3/1 18/2
16.Middlebrooks G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 286/186 .288/.325/.509/.835 .906/.798 .841 42/.837 4/1 15/9
12.Napoli G/S/vP 3/1.167 7/.762 1/.000 2/2.500 3/1.666 1/no AB 5/1.100 10/1.225 417/285 .227/.343/.469/.812 .706/.861 .785 43/.637 1/0 24/7
29.Nava# G/S/vP 4/.500 ··· 1/.000 2/.500 1/.000 2/1.000 6/.167 ··· 317/222 .243/.352/.390/.742 .613/.797 .800 29/1.309 3/0 6/2
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 8/.250 10/1.167 4/.500 2/.000 9/.583 1/.000 3/.000 10/1.125 623/437 .290/.347/.449/.797 .848/.775 .831 45/.716 20/6 15/5
3.Ross G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 12/.733 196/108 .256/.321/.449/.770 .712/.818 .779 12/.583 1/0 9/2
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 7/.571 4/1.250 2/.000 5/.000 6/.000 2/.000 7/.714 2/.000 448/391 .222/.288/.454/.742 .494/.779 .761 29/.825 0/1 25/7
18.Victorino# G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 2/2.000 ··· 3/.000 1/no AB 3/.333 4/2.500 666/472 .255/.321/.383/.704 .906/.629 .695 45/.744 39/6 11/2
IP 136.1 27.0 17.2 55.1 67.0 30.0 74.2 67.2 TOTAL .259/.333/.422/.756 .581/.867 .590 .756 10/2 12/2
ERA-K/9 4.03/7.0 4.00/8.3 5.09/7.6 1.95/11.9 3.63/11.3 2.10/8.7 0.60/9.2 3.72/7.2 4.48/7.0

 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 569/.254 120/.216 83/.235 212/.168 264/.200 120/.176 282/.167 306/.270 .257  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 .690 .588 .773 .452 .629 .490 .417 .676 .763
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 322/.735 51/.723 33/1.047 90/.665 137/.556 59/.510 160/.435 139/.643 .840
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 247/.633 69/.494 50/.593 122/.291 127/.708 61/.470 122/.394 167/.699 .697
Road 270/.770 50/.487 36/.837 105/.471 132/.642 63/.488 137/.520 175/.760
Last 28d days 27/.426 13/1.051 19/.652 20/.850 17/.588 20/.926 14/1.378 18/.465
HR/SB/CS 11/19/2 1/3/0 2/3/0 3/0/0 9/3/1 2/3/0 2/2/1 2/10/1 13/10/2
Usage ·······X o····Xo· X···Xoo· o··Xo··· o··o···o o··o·ooX ···o··X· ·····Xo·

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.