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Game Preview: BOS @ TOR, 7:07pm, Thursday, May 2, 2013 @Rogers Centre

RedSox, 19-8, 19-8 1st, 2 up

SP: Ryan Dempster (36, RHP, 1-2, 3.30)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (1-2) 30.0 20 13 11 14 43 4 3.30
2012 (12-8) 173.0 155 71 65 52 153 19 3.38
2011 (10-14) 202.1 211 111 108 82 191 23 4.80
Last 7 GS 1-3 38.2 33 22 20 19 53 6 4.66 53
2013-04-26 HOU W 6.0 4 2 2 3 10 0 104 63
2013-04-21 KCR L 7.0 6 4 4 3 8 1 107 54
2013-04-15 TBR ND 7.0 2 1 1 2 10 1 101 77
2013-04-10 BAL ND 5.0 3 3 1 2 7 1 93 58
2013-04-04 @NYY L 5.0 5 3 3 4 8 1 101 49
2012-10-03 @OAK ND 3.0 6 5 5 1 3 0 63 29
2012-09-28 LAA L 5.2 7 4 4 4 7 2 102 42
Last 5 v.TOR 0-0 12.2 11 8 8 3 10 2 5.68 50
2003-06-07 TOR ND 5.2 7 7 7 3 5 1 116 29
2000-06-03 TOR ND 7.0 4 1 1 0 5 1 93 70
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   11-5    Road:    8-3    ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:  13-6    vsLHP:   6-2    1-Run:   4-2 
 vsEast:  9-5    vsCntrl: 4-2    vsWest:  6-1  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 27 Wed, May  1  @TOR  W  10-1       19-8   1st  2.0 up
 26 Tue, Apr 30  @TOR  L   7-9       18-8   1st  2.0 up
 25 Sun, Apr 28   HOU  W   6-1       18-7   1st  2.5 up
 24 Sat, Apr 27   HOU  W   8-4       17-7   1st  2.0 up
 23 Fri, Apr 26   HOU  W   7-3       16-7   1st  2.0 up
 22 Thu, Apr 25   HOU  W   7-2       15-7   1st  2.0 up
 21 Wed, Apr 24   OAK  W   6-5       14-7   1st  2.0 up
 20 Tue, Apr 23   OAK  L   0-13 (7)  13-7   1st  1.0 up
 19 Mon, Apr 22   OAK  W   9-6       13-6   1st  2.0 up
 18 Sun, Apr 21   KCR  L   4-5 (10)  12-6   1st  1.5 up
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20:14-6    Last 30:19-8 
Blue Jays, 10-18, 10-18 5th, 9½ GB, 7½ GB in WC

SP: J.A. Happ (30, LHP, 2-1, 3.86)

2013 Gamelogs / 2013 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2013 (2-1) 28.0 24 13 12 11 24 3 3.86
2012 (10-11) 144.2 147 79 77 56 144 19 4.79
2011 (6-15) 156.1 157 103 93 83 134 21 5.35
Last 7 GS 3-2 38.0 35 20 19 18 39 3 4.50 51
2013-04-27 @NYY ND 6.0 8 3 3 2 5 1 105 47
2013-04-22 @BAL ND 6.0 4 1 0 2 6 0 105 66
2013-04-17 CHW L 5.2 6 5 5 1 3 2 92 39
2013-04-12 @KCR W 5.0 5 4 4 3 4 0 110 42
2013-04-06 BOS W 5.1 1 0 0 3 6 0 99 69
2012-09-03 BAL L 5.0 7 3 3 2 9 0 95 48
2012-08-29 @NYY W 5.0 4 4 4 5 6 0 100 44
Last 5 v.BOS 1-1 17.2 15 10 10 12 12 4 5.09 47
2013-04-06 BOS W 5.1 1 0 0 3 6 0 99 69
2011-07-02 BOS L 6.2 7 5 5 3 3 1 117 40
2009-06-14 BOS ND 5.2 7 5 5 6 3 3 108 32
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-9    Road:    4-9    ExtrInn: 1-2 
 vsRHP:   8-13   vsLHP:   2-5    1-Run:   3-7 
 vsEast:  4-11   vsCntrl: 6-7    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 28 Wed, May  1   BOS  L   1-10      10-18  5th  9.5 gb
 27 Tue, Apr 30   BOS  W   9-7       10-17  5th  8.5 gb
 26 Sun, Apr 28  @NYY  L   2-3        9-17  5th  9.5 gb
 25 Sat, Apr 27  @NYY  L   4-5        9-16  5th  8.5 gb
 24 Fri, Apr 26  @NYY  L   4-6        9-15  5th  7.5 gb
 23 Thu, Apr 25  @NYY  L   3-5        9-14  5th  6.5 gb
 22 Wed, Apr 24  @BAL  W   6-5 (11)   9-13  5th  5.5 gb
 21 Tue, Apr 23  @BAL  L   3-4        8-13  5th  5.5 gb
 20 Mon, Apr 22  @BAL  L   1-2        8-12  5th  5.5 gb
 19 Sun, Apr 21   NYY  W   8-4        8-11  5th  4.5 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:10-18
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Wed, May 01, 2013 BOS 10 @TOR  1        W:Clay Buchholz (6-0), L: Mark Buehrle (1-2), S: none
Tue, Apr 30, 2013 TOR  9  BOS  7        W:Steve Delabar (2-1), L: Junichi Tazawa (2-1), S: Casey Janssen (7)
Sun, Apr 07, 2013 BOS 13 @TOR  0        W:Jon Lester (2-0), L: R.A. Dickey (0-2), S: none
Sat, Apr 06, 2013 TOR  5  BOS  0        W:J.A. Happ (1-0), L: John Lackey (0-1), S: none
Fri, Apr 05, 2013 BOS  6 @TOR  4        W:Junichi Tazawa (1-0), L: Esmil Rogers (0-1), S: Joel Hanrahan (2)

Sun, Sep 16, 2012 TOR  5  BOS  0        W:Brandon Lyon (3-2), L: Jon Lester (9-12), S: none
Sat, Sep 15, 2012 BOS  3 @TOR  2        W:Craig Breslow (3-0), L: Steve Delabar (4-2), S: Andrew Bailey (4)
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 BOS  8 @TOR  5        W:Chris Carpenter (1-0), L: Darren Oliver (3-3), S: Andrew Bailey (3)
Sun, Sep 09, 2012 TOR  4 @BOS  3        W:Brandon Lyon (2-2), L: Clay Buchholz (11-6), S: Casey Janssen (20)
Sat, Sep 08, 2012 TOR  9 @BOS  2        W:Brad Lincoln (5-2), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-5), S: none
Season Series: 2013 - BOS over 3-2; 2012 - TOR won 11-7; 2011 - BOS won 10-8; All-Time - BOS leads 291-235

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 (5.37 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (5.25 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 48.Happ*
G/S/vB
27.Cecil*
G/S/vB
50.Delabar
G/S/vB
52.Germano
G/S/vB
44.Janssen
G/S/vB
62.Loup*
G/S/vB
38.Oliver*
G/S/vB
32.Rogers
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
37.Carp* G/S/vP ··· 4/1.250 2/.500 1/5.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 27/26 .480/.519/1.080/1.599 .000/1.663 2.444 27/1.599 0/0 2/0
23.Ciriaco G/S/vP 3/.333 2/.000 2/1.500 ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 23/15 .222/.348/.389/.737 .875/.667 .606 23/.737 1/0 0/1
7.Drew* G/S/vP 6/.666 ··· ··· 12/.750 ··· 1/.000 3/.333 6/1.333 65/47 .193/.292/.333/.626 .578/.640 .732 65/.626 0/0 1/1
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 11/.920 16/.393 1/.000 1/.000 13/.749 3/1.167 7/1.142 ··· 127/85 .280/.331/.407/.737 .434/.895 .893 112/.734 11/2 1/1
5.Gomes G/S/vP 13/.231 8/1.768 4/1.250 3/.000 9/.597 2/3.500 5/.200 2/.500 56/30 .182/.357/.295/.653 .753/.573 .877 47/.590 0/0 1/0
16.Middlebrooks G/S/vP 2/.000 1/3.000 2/.000 2/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 2/1.500 1/no AB 108/81 .206/.241/.422/.662 .795/.618 .876 94/.690 0/1 6/1
12.Napoli G/S/vP 2/.000 13/.408 4/1.250 1/3.000 6/1.333 1/.000 2/.000 2/2.500 117/90 .287/.342/.602/.944 .970/.936 .936 103/1.039 0/0 6/1
29.Nava# G/S/vP ··· 3/.333 ··· 1/2.000 5/.400 4/.000 2/1.000 1/.000 96/76 .296/.385/.531/.916 .961/.903 .867 91/.875 0/1 5/0
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 3/.333 18/.866 2/3.000 1/.000 12/.167 ··· 20/1.165 1/no AB 43/27 .487/.512/.897/1.409 .741/1.790 1.444 43/1.409 0/0 3/
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 5/1.400 16/1.099 5/1.933 1/.000 16/.938 1/.000 10/.844 2/2.500 122/93 .330/.434/.388/.823 .961/.782 .772 107/.839 6/1 0/0
3.Ross G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.500 1/.000 1/.000 5/.200 ··· 35/15 .235/.257/.529/.787 .850/.690 .552 32/.798 0/0 3/0
39.Saltalamacchia# G/S/vP 3/.333 6/.167 1/3.000 4/.750 8/.000 2/.000 6/1.000 1/.000 78/65 .232/.321/.435/.755 .508/.798 .599 68/.699 0/1 3/2
18.Victorino# G/S/vP 6/1.000 6/1.167 ··· 6/.334 5/.000 ··· 6/1.700 ··· 83/56 .292/.358/.319/.677 .619/.678 .841 68/.629 3/2 0/0
IP 28.0 14.2 15.1 2.0 9.0 14.0 11.0 13.1 TOTAL .276/.351/.463/.814 .733/.846 .869 .815 22/8 31/11
ERA-K/9 3.86/7.7 1.23/10.4 2.35/11.8 9.00/4.5 1.00/11.0 3.21/4.5 3.27/3.3 6.08/4.1 4.72/7.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Ross (7-3-1)
 Saltalamacchia (12-0-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 120/.224 57/.163 69/.208 12/.500 30/.100 64/.273 51/.289 60/.321 .268  Victorino
 Nava
 Carp
 Ellsbury
 Gomes
0/0/19/3
9/0/11/1
7/0/0/0
0/27/0/0
10/0/0/0
OPS .655 .577 .632 1.417 .200 .739 .807 .813 .787
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 36/.603 34/.410 30/.686 5/2.200 18/.333 25/.680 26/1.080 23/.748 .776
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 84/.678 23/.836 39/.592 7/.857 12/.000 39/.762 25/.480 37/.851 .796
Home 44/.675 27/.694 32/.635 12/1.417 19/.105 32/.855 26/.801 29/.755
Last 28d days 120/.655 54/.612 61/.628 12/1.417 23/.174 55/.725 39/.718 55/.852
HR/SB/CS 3/3/0 1/3/0 0/2/1 1/0/0 0/0/0 1/1/1 1/1/0 1/0/0 37/18/3
Usage ····X··· ···oX·o· ·X·X·X·· X······· ·o·····o ·X···X·X ·X···X·X X···X··X
Blue Jays Batters (3.75 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (3.63 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 46.Dempster
G/S/vB
40.Bailey
G/S/vB
52.Hanrahan
G/S/vB
41.Lackey
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/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
9.Arencibia G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 2/1.000 9/.722 2/2.500 4/.000 1/.000 2/1.500 ··· 104/79 .245/.260/.549/.809 .400/.940 1.046 92/.734 0/0 8/1
19.Bautista G/S/vP 12/.633 3/.000 1/.000 28/.953 3/.000 1/.000 2/.500 6/.500 1/no AB 90/78 .195/.311/.519/.831 1.417/.743 1.111 76/.780 1/0 7/1
22.Blanco G/S/vP 6/.000 ··· 1/.000 6/.334 ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· 17/11 .125/.176/.125/.301 .333/.282 .250 17/.301 0/0 0/0
1.Bonifacio# G/S/vP 18/.466 1/.000 11/.091 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 3/.000 ··· 73/52 .179/.222/.313/.536 .472/.558 .481 62/.499 0/0 0/4
53.Cabrera# G/S/vP 9/.777 3/1.167 5/.650 32/.763 15/.343 3/.666 6/.667 2/.000 ··· 120/94 .243/.292/.288/.580 .308/.659 .524 106/.595 2/2 0/0
11.Davis G/S/vP 1/.000 4/1.250 3/2.333 28/.929 ··· 4/.000 3/1.000 3/.000 ··· 65/41 .279/.313/.410/.722 .962/.583 .848 65/.722 6/1 1/0
16.DeRosa G/S/vP 6/.000 ··· 4/.500 11/1.255 1/.000 4/.000 ··· ··· ··· 39/22 .156/.256/.313/.569 .891/.340 .367 34/.622 0/0 1/1
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP 14/.377 3/.333 5/.400 21/.754 7/1.429 4/.000 5/1.933 2/.000 ··· 117/95 .229/.308/.505/.812 .561/.874 .654 103/.797 1/0 9/0
3.Izturis# G/S/vP 1/.000 6/.334 1/no AB 10/.422 ··· 1/2.000 2/.000 9/.222 1/2.000 90/62 .198/.225/.291/.515 .545/.502 .478 84/.491 0/0 2/3
66.Kawasaki* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/.000 52/40 .227/.308/.295/.603 .432/.658 .630 52/.603 1/1 0/2
13.Lawrie G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 3/.333 3/.666 1/.000 5/.000 1/.000 1/4.000 61/43 .214/.262/.375/.637 .611/.647 .463 61/.637 0/0 2/3
26.Lind* G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 2/2.000 28/1.286 4/.250 3/.333 2/.000 3/1.666 ··· 62/62 .234/.403/.298/.701 /.701 .647 50/.869 1/0 0/0
28.Rasmus* G/S/vP 12/.349 8/.125 5/.400 2/.000 4/.000 1/.000 3/.000 2/.000 1/.000 95/75 .230/.295/.425/.720 .600/.754 .849 83/.747 0/0 4/1
IP 30.0 12.1 5.2 10.1 5.2 12.0 12.2 10.2 6.2 TOTAL .228/.293/.397/.690 .624/.710 .709 .687 17/4 35/18
ERA-K/9 3.30/12.9 1.46/14.6 11.12/6.3 2.61/10.5 4.76/15.8 4.50/9.0 2.84/9.9 1.69/10.1 1.35/8.1 3.49/10.0

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Arencibia (15-3-5)
 Blanco (3-0-3)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 122/.187 47/.140 30/.333 44/.244 27/.200 49/.205 48/.222 40/.179 28/.250 .221  Davis
 Bautista
 Bonifacio
 Rasmus
 Cabrera
1/1/13/2
0/0/15/0
0/5/5/0
0/26/0/0
27/0/0/0
OPS .643 .469 1.198 .613 .607 .604 .694 .610 .690 .670
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 65/.583 27/.310 17/.837 27/.505 13/.657 26/.599 30/.647 26/.314 16/.321 .620
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 57/.705 20/.671 13/1.629 17/.765 14/.540 23/.611 18/.778 14/1.143 12/1.250 .714
Road 23/.918 12/.348 16/.481 19/.760 10/.667 27/.579 22/.892 11/.273 12/.917
Last 28d days 99/.582 46/.479 23/1.545 44/.613 21/.616 42/.529 42/.700 37/.661 28/.690
HR/SB/CS 4/2/1 1/1/0 3/1/0 1/1/0 0/1/0 1/0/0 2/0/1 2/0/0 0/0/0 26/19/3
Usage ·····X·· ···o···X ·X······ ···X···· ····o·oo X··o·o·· ·X··oo·X ···o·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.