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Game Preview: BOS @ TBR, 6:00pm, Monday, October 7, 2013 @Tropicana Field

RedSox, 97-65, 2-0 in postseason

SP: Clay Buchholz (28, RHP, 12-1, 1.74)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 RegS (12-1) 108.1 75 23 21 36 96 4 1.74
2012 RegS (11-8) 189.1 187 104 96 64 129 25 4.56
2011 RegS (6-3) 82.2 76 34 32 31 60 10 3.48
Last 7 GS 6-1 42.2 31 10 8 12 27 2 1.69 60
2013-09-27 @BAL W 7.0 7 3 3 0 4 2 113 55
2013-09-21 TOR L 6.0 6 3 2 2 2 0 106 50
2013-09-15 NYY W 6.0 2 1 0 4 3 0 91 65
2013-09-10 @TBR W 5.0 3 0 0 1 6 0 74 66
2013-06-08 LAA W 6.2 6 2 2 1 4 0 104 57
2013-06-02 @NYY W 5.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 71 66
2013-05-22 @CHW W 7.0 5 1 1 3 4 0 113 64
Last 5 v.TBR 2-2 32.1 20 9 8 10 34 1 2.23 64
2013-09-10 @TBR W 5.0 3 0 0 1 6 0 74 66
2013-04-14 TBR W 8.0 2 0 0 4 11 0 109 85
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
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
Regular AND Postseason Totals
 Home:   55-28   Road:   44-37   ExtrInn:10-6 
 vsRHP:  65-43   vsLHP:  34-22   1-Run:  21-21
 vsEast: 46-32   vsCntrl:19-15   vsWest: 20-12 IL:14-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  2 Sat, Oct  5   TBR  W   7-4         -               
  1 Fri, Oct  4   TBR  W  12-2         -               
162 Sun, Sep 29  @BAL  L   6-7       97-65  1st  6.0 up
161 Sat, Sep 28  @BAL  L   5-6       97-64  1st  7.0 up
160 Fri, Sep 27  @BAL  W  12-3       97-63  1st  7.0 up
159 Wed, Sep 25  @COL  W  15-5       96-63  1st  6.5 up
158 Tue, Sep 24  @COL  L   3-8       95-63  1st  6.5 up
157 Sun, Sep 22   TOR  W   5-2       95-62  1st  8.0 up
156 Sat, Sep 21   TOR  L   2-4       94-62  1st  8.0 up
155 Fri, Sep 20   TOR  W   6-3       94-61  1st  9.0 up

Regular Season Only
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:12-8    Last 30:20-10
Rays, 92-71, 1-2 in postseason

SP: Alex Cobb (25, RHP, 11-3, 2.76)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 RegS (11-3) 143.1 120 46 44 45 134 13 2.76
2012 RegS (11-9) 136.1 130 67 61 40 106 11 4.03
2011 RegS (3-2) 52.2 49 21 20 21 37 3 3.42
Last 7 GS 4-1 49.2 41 12 12 14 47 2 2.17 63
2013-10-02 @CLE W 6.2 8 0 0 1 5 0 107 62
2013-09-26 @NYY W 7.0 3 0 0 2 4 0 96 73
2013-09-21 BAL W 8.1 5 1 1 2 12 0 117 79
2013-09-16 TEX W 8.0 6 2 2 1 10 0 106 71
2013-09-11 BOS ND 5.2 7 3 3 3 4 0 98 44
2013-09-06 @SEA ND 6.0 7 4 4 1 5 1 92 46
2013-08-31 @OAK L 8.0 5 2 2 4 7 1 108 67
Last 5 v.BOS 1-1 27.2 27 15 14 13 25 0 4.55 49
2013-09-11 BOS ND 5.2 7 3 3 3 4 0 98 44
2013-06-10 BOS ND 4.0 7 6 6 3 4 0 98 25
2013-05-16 BOS ND 6.1 3 1 1 2 6 0 92 67
2013-04-14 @BOS L 6.2 7 4 3 2 6 0 106 50
2012-09-26 @BOS W 5.0 3 1 1 3 5 0 91 59
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
Regular AND Postseason Totals
 Home:   51-30   Road:   42-43   ExtrInn: 9-7 
 vsRHP:  63-49   vsLHP:  30-24   1-Run:  26-21
 vsEast: 43-35   vsCntrl:20-14   vsWest: 18-16 IL:12-8 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  3 Sat, Oct  5  @BOS  L   4-7         -               
  2 Fri, Oct  4  @BOS  L   2-12        -               
  1 Wed, Oct  2  @CLE  W   4-0         -               
163 Mon, Sep 30  @TEX  W   5-2       92-71  2nd  5.5 gb
162 Sun, Sep 29  @TOR  W   7-6       91-71  2nd  6.0 gb
161 Sat, Sep 28  @TOR  L   2-7       90-71  2nd  7.0 gb
160 Fri, Sep 27  @TOR  L   3-6       90-70  2nd  7.0 gb
159 Thu, Sep 26  @NYY  W   4-0       90-69  2nd  6.0 gb
158 Wed, Sep 25  @NYY  W   8-3       89-69  2nd  6.5 gb
157 Tue, Sep 24  @NYY  W   7-0       88-69  2nd  6.5 gb

Regular Season Only
 Last 10: 8-2    Last 20:14-6    Last 30:17-13
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sat, Oct 05, 2013 BOS  7  TBR  4        W:John Lackey , L: David Price , S: Koji Uehara 
Fri, Oct 04, 2013 BOS 12  TBR  2        W:Jon Lester , L: Matt Moore , S: none
Thu, Sep 12, 2013 TBR  4  BOS  3        W:Jake McGee (5-3), L: Rubby De La Rosa (0-1), S: Fernando Rodney (34)
Wed, Sep 11, 2013 BOS  7 @TBR  3 (10)   W:Koji Uehara (4-0), L: Joel Peralta (2-7), S: none
Tue, Sep 10, 2013 BOS  2 @TBR  0        W:Clay Buchholz (10-0), L: David Price (8-8), S: Koji Uehara (19)
Mon, Jul 29, 2013 TBR  2 @BOS  1        W:David Price (6-5), L: Felix Doubront (7-5), S: Fernando Rodney (26)
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 TBR  5 @BOS  1        W:David Price (5-5), L: Felix Doubront (7-4), S: none
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 BOS  6  TBR  2        W:Jon Lester (9-6), L: Roberto Hernandez (5-11), S: none
Mon, Jul 22, 2013 TBR  3 @BOS  0        W:Matt Moore (14-3), L: Brandon Workman (0-1), S: none
Wed, Jun 19, 2013 TBR  6 @BOS  2        W:Jeremy Hellickson (5-3), L: Ryan Dempster (4-8), S: none

Regular and Postseason
Season Series: 2013 - BOS over 14-7; 2012 - Tied 9-9; 2011 - TBR won 12-6; All-Time - BOS leads 167-120

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

Batter vs. Pitcher Include Regular and Postseason Totals, All Others Just Regular Season

RedSox Batters (5.27 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (3.96 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 53.Cobb
G/S/vB
22.Archer
G/S/vB
58.Hellickson
G/S/vB
57.McGee*
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
56.Rodney
G/S/vB
54.Torres*
G/S/vB
35.Wright
G/S/vB
49.Wright*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
50.Berry* G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· 2/1.000 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 9/7 .625/.667/1.000/1.667 2.000/1.571 1.571 9/1.667 3/0 1/0
72.Bogaerts G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 50/32 .250/.320/.364/.684 1.089/.463 .759 30/.700 1/0 1/0
37.Carp* G/S/vP 5/.800 2/1.000 7/.572 2/.000 2/1.000 4/.250 2/1.000 ··· ··· 243/215 .296/.362/.523/.885 .745/.904 .916 40/.816 1/0 9/2
7.Drew* G/S/vP 14/.690 4/.000 9/.944 6/.167 5/1.600 4/.500 6/.000 11/1.255 5/1.000 501/334 .253/.333/.443/.777 .585/.876 .687 79/.868 6/0 13/8
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 13/.693 9/1.889 24/.640 8/.661 8/1.500 4/.833 4/.500 9/.730 4/1.250 636/399 .298/.355/.426/.781 .641/.863 .773 23/.984 52/4 9/3
5.Gomes G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 9/1.000 6/1.167 10/2.000 9/.000 2/.000 6/.334 2/.000 366/176 .247/.344/.426/.771 .795/.745 .811 50/.889 1/0 13/1
16.Middlebrooks G/S/vP 10/.522 4/.500 12/.166 4/.500 2/.000 5/.600 3/.000 3/.000 1/no AB 374/255 .227/.271/.425/.696 .782/.656 .741 83/.753 3/1 17/10
12.Napoli G/S/vP 12/1.056 6/.167 14/.286 4/1.250 8/1.232 7/.762 1/.000 14/1.207 2/1.500 578/400 .259/.360/.482/.842 .899/.816 .866 74/1.241 1/1 23/6
29.Nava# G/S/vP 15/.690 8/1.300 14/.368 3/.333 5/.200 8/.375 3/.000 2/.500 2/.000 536/397 .303/.385/.445/.831 .647/.894 .810 86/.852 0/2 12/4
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 11/.712 6/.900 31/1.391 5/.400 15/.486 16/1.067 3/1.000 20/.912 3/1.167 600/384 .309/.395/.564/.959 .733/1.092 .990 97/1.036 4/0 30/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 20/.628 9/.365 33/.597 3/.000 15/.740 7/.286 2/.500 15/1.225 5/.933 724/504 .301/.372/.415/.787 .937/.722 .712 96/.755 17/5 9/5
3.Ross G/S/vP 3/.333 ··· ··· 4/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 12/.733 ··· 116/55 .216/.298/.382/.681 .804/.544 .677 25/.708 1/0 4/1
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 14/.729 6/.167 30/1.233 7/.000 8/.000 9/.958 5/.650 5/.650 4/1.833 470/334 .273/.338/.466/.804 .628/.873 .770 48/1.042 4/1 14/6
18.Victorino# G/S/vP 13/1.098 4/1.000 3/.000 1/.000 7/.000 5/.200 3/.000 8/1.500 4/.750 532/229 .294/.351/.451/.801 .861/.706 .755 70/.873 21/3 15/3
IP 143.1 128.2 174.0 62.2 71.1 66.2 58.0 70.0 53.2 TOTAL .277/.349/.446/.795 .751/.818 .773 .882 123/19 178/80
ERA-K/9 2.76/8.4 3.22/7.1 5.17/7.0 4.02/10.8 3.41/9.3 3.38/11.1 1.71/9.6 3.09/8.4 3.69/9.2 3.74/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Ross (19-13-2)
 Saltalamacchia (89-24-7)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 578/.228 525/.226 737/.274 260/.223 291/.184 290/.211 226/.159 288/.240 232/.261 .240  Victorino
 Gomes
 Nava
 Ellsbury
 Berry
 Carp
0/15/110/10
98/0/4/5
63/1/69/5
0/134/0/3
4/3/4/0
41/0/2/0
OPS .644 .660 .775 .659 .586 .634 .468 .647 .769 .686
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 354/.677 314/.801 402/.785 88/.678 167/.556 158/.716 88/.466 173/.665 123/.753 .720
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 224/.592 211/.455 335/.763 172/.648 124/.627 132/.538 138/.470 115/.620 109/.786 .657
Home 335/.634 294/.633 367/.731 129/.551 144/.425 187/.634 95/.429 148/.562 118/.698
Last 28d days 135/.615 94/.704 87/.737 41/.713 58/.635 42/.394 43/.704 41/.693 24/.469
HR/SB/CS 13/12/4 15/16/2 24/6/4 8/3/0 7/2/1 3/9/2 1/2/0 4/16/3 7/5/1 153/119/33
Usage ····X··· ··X····· ········ ·o··o··X ····X··X ····o··X ··o····· ··X····· ··o·····
Rays Batters (4.29 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (4.05 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
22.Doubront*
G/S/vB
41.Lackey
G/S/vB
56.Morales*
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
67.Workman
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
7.DeJesus* G/S/vP 14/.955 6/.833 ··· 30/.561 ··· ··· 2/2.000 ··· 439/379 .251/.327/.402/.729 .467/.772 .843 81/.743 5/3 8/1
11.Escobar G/S/vP 21/.725 7/.453 23/.691 22/1.313 5/.200 6/1.333 11/.000 3/1.167 578/393 .256/.332/.366/.698 .750/.674 .749 84/.591 4/4 9/7
5.Fuld* G/S/vP 5/.900 ··· ··· 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 4/.000 ··· 200/122 .199/.270/.267/.537 .734/.417 .451 22/.452 8/2 2/1
8.Jennings G/S/vP 20/.572 2/2.000 20/.713 15/.428 6/.334 9/.333 7/.143 4/.666 602/411 .252/.334/.414/.748 .857/.697 .761 76/.874 20/8 14/3
2.Johnson* G/S/vP 14/.408 4/.750 15/.708 15/.400 6/.834 1/.000 3/.000 4/.000 407/312 .235/.305/.410/.715 .686/.723 .679 38/.332 7/4 16/4
20.Joyce* G/S/vP 27/.688 10/.425 4/.833 21/1.096 2/.000 3/.333 8/1.000 4/.000 481/423 .235/.328/.419/.747 .499/.783 .756 62/.421 7/3 18/1
59.Lobaton# G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 4/.000 3/.666 5/.600 3/.000 2/.000 4/.000 311/198 .249/.320/.394/.714 .653/.736 .760 50/.516 0/1 7/3
21.Loney* G/S/vP 8/.542 9/.873 12/.432 19/.895 7/.667 3/.000 4/.250 4/2.167 598/432 .299/.348/.430/.778 .729/.797 .663 103/.719 3/1 13/7
3.Longoria G/S/vP 38/.583 8/.542 22/.984 37/1.011 2/.000 6/.000 18/.556 4/1.250 693/492 .269/.343/.498/.842 .950/.799 .830 113/.849 1/0 32/11
28.Molina G/S/vP 24/.697 4/1.750 6/.750 17/.368 2/1.000 2/1.500 ··· ··· 313/207 .233/.290/.304/.594 .628/.577 .598 49/.454 2/1 2/4
9.Myers G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 9/.819 3/.000 ··· 2/.000 3/.000 1/.000 373/254 .293/.354/.478/.831 .821/.834 .769 104/.922 5/2 13/0
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP 12/.673 3/1.666 20/.618 6/.800 6/.533 ··· 2/.000 ··· 222/46 .246/.320/.385/.704 .745/.545 .688 31/.987 1/3 5/1
15.Young G/S/vP 9/.222 8/.250 2/2.500 21/.701 6/2.167 1/2.000 2/1.000 ··· 361/259 .260/.307/.407/.715 .684/.724 .549 62/.786 0/0 11/5
18.Zobrist# G/S/vP 42/.377 10/.633 25/.625 36/.983 7/.715 7/1.096 16/.393 4/2.000 698/459 .275/.354/.402/.756 .643/.817 .798 113/.666 11/3 12/5
IP 108.1 59.2 162.1 189.1 25.1 68.1 74.1 41.2 TOTAL .257/.329/.408/.737 .739/.736 .739 .702 73/38 165/59
ERA-K/9 1.74/8.0 1.81/5.0 4.32/7.7 3.52/7.7 4.62/7.5 3.16/9.5 1.09/12.2 4.97/10.1 3.79/8.0

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Lobaton (63-10-2)
 Molina (56-23-8)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 416/.199 237/.228 705/.261 778/.247 112/.255 284/.265 265/.130 180/.272 .248  Johnson
 Young
 Zobrist
 DeJesus
 Myers
 Fuld
 Joyce
 Jennings
 Rodriguez
53/0/0/6
0/0/65/4
4/1/39/4
30/81/6/2
0/8/72/2
55/29/28/2
58/0/58/2
0/136/0/2
47/0/8/1
OPS .546 .635 .729 .704 .737 .741 .400 .751 .710
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 232/.536 102/.704 192/.648 436/.659 42/.446 129/.790 136/.340 101/.720 .678
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 184/.560 135/.581 513/.760 342/.760 70/.925 155/.700 129/.462 79/.791 .736
Road 168/.521 118/.502 324/.821 416/.758 63/.761 155/.740 128/.343 99/.859
Last 28d days 91/.587 38/.388 57/.937 112/.697 32/.563 34/.853 40/.279 34/.805
HR/SB/CS 4/6/6 3/1/3 13/15/5 26/36/7 2/1/1 9/3/2 5/1/1 5/10/2 156/133/43
Usage ········ ·X·····o ·······X ·X······ ········ ·oo····· ·o·····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.