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Game Preview: BOS @ CLE, 7:05pm, Wednesday, April 17, 2013 @Progressive Field

RedSox, 9-4, 9-4 1st, 1½ up

SP: Alfredo Aceves (30, RHP, 0-0, 6.75)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. CLE Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (0-0) 9.1 11 7 7 5 9 3 6.75
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 33.1 35 24 21 21 20 4 5.67 43
2013-04-11 BAL ND 5.0 6 2 2 3 4 1 79 48
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
Has never faced CLE as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-2    Road:    5-2    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   6-2    vsLHP:   3-2    1-Run:   2-1 
 vsEast:  8-4    vsCntrl: 1-0    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 13 Tue, Apr 16  @CLE  W   7-2        9-4   1st  1.5 up
 12 Mon, Apr 15   TBR  W   3-2        8-4   1st  1.5 up
 11 Sun, Apr 14   TBR  W   5-0        7-4   1st  1.0 up
 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
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20: 9-4    Last 30: 9-4 
Indians, 5-7, 5-7 4th, 2½ GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Justin Masterson (28, RHP, 3-0, 0.41)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (3-0) 22.0 10 1 1 8 20 0 0.41
2012 (11-15) 206.1 212 122 113 88 159 18 4.93
2011 (12-10) 216.0 211 89 77 65 158 11 3.21
Last 7 GS 3-2 43.1 34 14 12 19 38 0 2.49 58
2013-04-12 CHW W 9.0 5 0 0 1 7 0 113 83
2013-04-07 @TBR W 7.0 2 0 0 3 8 0 97 78
2013-04-02 @TOR W 6.0 3 1 1 4 5 0 103 63
2012-10-02 CHW ND 6.0 4 1 1 1 5 0 99 64
2012-09-26 @CHW ND 4.2 7 4 4 4 2 0 109 32
2012-09-21 @KCR L 6.0 7 4 4 2 3 0 99 43
2012-09-15 DET L 4.2 6 4 2 4 8 0 105 44
Last 5 v.BOS 3-1 33.2 22 12 12 10 25 4 3.21 60
2012-05-13 @BOS L 6.0 7 6 6 1 4 1 94 37
2011-08-04 @BOS W 6.0 5 3 3 1 9 1 118 58
2011-05-23 BOS ND 7.2 4 2 2 2 3 1 112 64
2010-08-04 @BOS W 5.0 4 1 1 4 3 1 95 54
2010-06-09 BOS W 9.0 2 0 0 2 6 0 110 87
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-4    Road:    3-3    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   2-3    vsLHP:   3-4    1-Run:   2-0 
 vsEast:  3-6    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 12 Tue, Apr 16   BOS  L   2-7        5-7   4th  2.5 gb
 11 Sun, Apr 14   CHW  L   1-3        5-6   3rd  1.5 gb
 10 Sat, Apr 13   CHW  W   9-4        5-5   3rd  0.5 gb
  9 Fri, Apr 12   CHW  W   1-0        4-5   3rd  1.5 gb
  8 Tue, Apr  9   NYY  L   1-14       3-5   5th  2.0 gb
  7 Mon, Apr  8   NYY  L   6-11       3-4   5th  1.5 gb
  6 Sun, Apr  7  @TBR  W  13-0        3-3   3rd  1.0 gb
  5 Sat, Apr  6  @TBR  L   0-6        2-3   4th  1.0 gb
  4 Fri, Apr  5  @TBR  L   0-4        2-2   1st    Tied
  3 Thu, Apr  4  @TOR  L   8-10       2-1   1st    Tied
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 5-7    Last 30: 5-7 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 BOS  7 @CLE  2        W:Felix Doubront (1-0), L: Ubaldo Jimenez (0-2), S: none

Sun, Aug 12, 2012 BOS 14 @CLE  1        W:Jon Lester (6-10), L: Corey Kluber (0-1), S: none
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 CLE  5  BOS  2        W:Zach McAllister (5-4), L: Franklin Morales (3-3), S: Chris Perez (31)
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 BOS  3 @CLE  2        W:Clay Buchholz (10-3), L: Chris Seddon (0-1), S: none
Thu, Aug 09, 2012 CLE  5  BOS  3        W:Ubaldo Jimenez (9-11), L: Felix Doubront (10-6), S: Chris Perez (30)
Sun, May 13, 2012 BOS 12  CLE  1        W:Daniel Bard (3-4), L: Justin Masterson (1-3), S: none
Sat, May 12, 2012 BOS  4  CLE  1        W:Felix Doubront (3-1), L: Zach McAllister (1-1), S: Alfredo Aceves (7)
Fri, May 11, 2012 BOS  7  CLE  5        W:Clay Buchholz (4-1), L: Ubaldo Jimenez (3-3), S: Alfredo Aceves (6)
Thu, May 10, 2012 CLE  8 @BOS  3        W:Derek Lowe (5-1), L: Josh Beckett (2-4), S: none
Thu, Aug 04, 2011 CLE  7 @BOS  3        W:Justin Masterson (9-7), L: Franklin Morales (0-2), S: none
Season Series: 2013 - BOS over 1-0; 2012 - BOS won 5-3; 2011 - CLE won 6-4; All-Time - CLE leads 1024-964

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.

RedSox Batters (4.85 RS/G) vs. Indians Pitchers (5.17 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 42.Masterson
G/S/vB
42.Allen
G/S/vB
42.Hagadone*
G/S/vB
42.Hill*
G/S/vB
42.Perez
G/S/vB
42.Pestano
G/S/vB
42.Shaw
G/S/vB
42.Smith
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
42.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 38/.392 / /
42.Carp* G/S/vP 4/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 189/145 .213/.312/.341/.654 .722/.631 .614 3/.000 1/0 5/2
42.Ciriaco G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 272/190 .293/.315/.390/.705 .764/.678 .614 11/.739 16/3 2/9
42.Drew* G/S/vP 6/.334 2/.000 ··· 3/1.167 1/4.000 3/1.000 ··· 2/.500 327/231 .223/.309/.348/.657 .563/.697 .668 19/.451 1/2 7/8
42.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 10/.522 2/.000 1/.000 3/1.666 4/.750 3/1.167 ··· 4/1.833 323/213 .271/.313/.370/.682 .648/.701 .601 62/.708 14/3 4/3
42.Gomes G/S/vP 1/.000 2/2.000 1/no AB 1/.000 7/.000 1/.000 ··· 5/.933 333/137 .262/.377/.491/.868 .974/.715 .987 29/.698 3/1 18/2
42.Middlebrooks G/S/vP 3/2.334 2/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 286/186 .288/.325/.509/.835 .906/.798 .826 54/.721 4/1 15/9
42.Napoli G/S/vP 14/.895 2/1.500 1/.000 3/.667 4/.000 2/.000 1/.000 5/.200 417/285 .227/.343/.469/.812 .706/.861 .839 56/.705 1/0 24/7
42.Nava# G/S/vP 3/3.000 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/no AB ··· ··· 317/222 .243/.352/.390/.742 .613/.797 .667 37/1.088 3/0 6/2
42.Pedroia G/S/vP 14/.220 2/2.000 1/.000 3/1.000 6/1.000 3/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 623/437 .290/.347/.449/.797 .848/.775 .764 58/.761 20/6 15/5
42.Ross G/S/vP 3/.000 2/1.000 ··· 14/.297 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 196/108 .256/.321/.449/.770 .712/.818 .762 16/.650 1/0 9/2
42.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 8/.875 1/.000 ··· 4/.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 448/391 .222/.288/.454/.742 .494/.779 .723 35/.938 0/1 25/7
42.Victorino# G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 1/no AB 11/.614 2/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· 666/472 .255/.321/.383/.704 .906/.629 .714 58/.676 39/6 11/2
IP 206.1 29.0 25.1 19.2 57.2 70.0 59.1 67.0 TOTAL .247/.330/.403/.733 .553/.824 .819 .733 12/4 13/2
ERA-K/9 4.93/6.9 3.72/8.4 6.39/9.2 1.83/9.6 3.59/9.2 2.57/9.8 3.49/6.2 2.96/7.1 4.71/7.8

 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 906/.269 126/.266 116/.263 83/.236 242/.222 286/.207 252/.273 278/.213 .235  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 .736 .710 .778 .685 .652 .631 .747 .594 .748
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 532/.825 59/.776 50/.575 47/.674 130/.538 158/.752 125/.863 111/.585 .792
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 374/.613 67/.654 66/.936 36/.697 112/.780 128/.487 127/.630 167/.600 .721
Home 464/.673 79/.625 71/.774 53/.623 145/.675 155/.635 138/.917 146/.584
Last 28d days 80/.421 37/.905 11/.182 13/.607 16/.783 17/.694 20/.450 14/.357
HR/SB/CS 18/25/7 2/2/2 4/4/1 0/5/1 6/3/0 7/4/2 4/3/3 4/2/2 19/6/3
Usage ····X··· X······· X··o···· X······· ··o····· ··X····· X·oo···· ···X····

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

Indians Batters (4.00 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (2.77 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 42.Aceves
G/S/vB
42.Bailey
G/S/vB
42.Miller*
G/S/vB
42.Mortensen
G/S/vB
42.Tazawa
G/S/vB
42.Uehara
G/S/vB
42.Wilson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
42.Aviles G/S/vP 2/1.000 1/2.000 2/2.500 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/.000 546/388 .250/.282/.381/.663 .753/.626 .684 22/.673 14/6 13/15
42.Bourn* G/S/vP 2/1.000 ··· 7/1.714 ··· ··· ··· ··· 703/446 .274/.348/.391/.739 .728/.745 .767 48/.975 42/13 9/2
42.Brantley* G/S/vP 2/1.000 1/.000 3/1.333 4/.500 1/.000 4/.000 1/.000 609/407 .288/.348/.402/.750 .680/.785 .682 45/.685 12/9 6/1
42.Cabrera# G/S/vP 3/.333 1/.000 3/1.167 2/.000 1/.000 3/.333 1/.000 616/414 .270/.338/.423/.762 .796/.745 .771 53/.488 9/4 16/19
42.Chisenhall* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/3.000 1/.000 151/112 .268/.311/.430/.741 .442/.848 .923 37/.495 2/1 5/6
42.Giambi* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 113/83 .225/.372/.303/.675 .848/.599 .799 4/.000 0/0 1/0
42.Gomes G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 111/62 .204/.264/.367/.631 .701/.567 .835 14/.357 0/0 4/1
42.Kipnis* G/S/vP 2/1.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 672/431 .257/.335/.379/.714 .581/.787 .663 35/.390 31/7 14/6
46.Phelps# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 34/24 .212/.235/.303/.538 1.100/.297 .667 1/.000 0/0 1/0
42.Raburn G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 4/1.750 ··· 222/124 .171/.226/.254/.480 .477/.482 .389 24/.725 1/1 1/4
42.Reynolds G/S/vP 14/1.346 6/.666 13/1.442 6/2.167 3/1.000 1/.000 1/no AB 538/396 .221/.335/.429/.763 .722/.778 .761 45/.986 1/3 23/11
42.Santana# G/S/vP 3/.333 1/.000 2/.500 5/.400 1/no AB 7/.429 ··· 609/403 .252/.365/.420/.785 .808/.772 .818 35/1.281 3/5 18/9
42.Stubbs G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/2.000 544/395 .213/.277/.333/.610 .788/.541 .629 41/.531 30/7 14/5
42.Swisher# G/S/vP 12/1.167 7/1.571 3/.666 5/2.467 7/.715 5/1.400 ··· 624/402 .272/.364/.473/.837 .769/.873 .834 51/.831 2/3 24/6
IP 84.0 15.1 40.1 42.0 44.0 36.0 TOTAL .233/.310/.404/.714 .741/.689 .656 .714 3/1 15/10
ERA-K/9 5.36/8.0 7.04/8.2 3.35/11.4 3.21/8.8 1.43/9.2 1.75/10.8 /0.0 2.64/10.2

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Gomes (0-0-0)
 Santana (70-25-10)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 361/.254 74/.318 169/.194 173/.212 172/.227 130/.160 / .210  Stubbs
 Brantley
 Swisher
 Bourn
 Raburn
 Santana
 Gomes
0/135/0/5
0/144/0/5
0/0/109/4
0/153/0/3
30/0/22/2
1/0/0/0
4/0/0/0
OPS .748 .862 .588 .691 .558 .466 .638
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 190/.814 38/1.084 102/.429 82/.660 67/.519 71/.545 / .593
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 171/.677 36/.636 67/.829 91/.714 105/.583 59/.369 / .673
Road 188/.665 40/.993 89/.618 74/.714 71/.551 57/.690 /
Last 28d days 43/.951 21/.449 11/.597 29/.563 22/.818 18/.229 10/.425
HR/SB/CS 11/6/1 2/1/1 3/0/0 7/4/2 1/4/1 4/1/0 // 14/9/2
Usage ·····X·· ·X·o··X· ··o··oo· X····X·· ···o·Xo· ·o·o·oo· 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.