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Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays, at Fenway Park, May 30, 2014 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date:
Friday, May 30, 2014
Start Time:
7:10et (local)
Venue:
Fenway Park
Tickets:
Series:
Game #1 of a 3-game series
Average Temp:
69° (based on last ten years)
Rays
Manager:
Game #:
55
On This Date:
9-7
Red Sox
Manager:
Game #:
54
On This Date:
82-81
Season Series
Tue, Apr 29, 2014 BOS  7  TBR  4     
Thu, May 01, 2014 TBR  2 @BOS  1     
Thu, May 01, 2014 TBR  6 @BOS  5     
Fri, May 23, 2014 TBR  1  BOS  0     
Sat, May 24, 2014 TBR  6  BOS  5 (15)
Sun, May 25, 2014 TBR  8  BOS  5     

Fri, May 30, 2014 TBR    @BOS  7:10pm
Sat, May 31, 2014 TBR    @BOS  7:15pm
Sun, Jun 01, 2014 TBR    @BOS  1:35pm
Fri, Jul 25, 2014 BOS    @TBR  7:10pm
Sat, Jul 26, 2014 BOS    @TBR  7:10pm
Sun, Jul 27, 2014 BOS    @TBR  1:40pm
Fri, Aug 29, 2014 BOS    @TBR  7:10pm
Sat, Aug 30, 2014 BOS    @TBR  7:10pm
Sun, Aug 31, 2014 BOS    @TBR  1:40pm
Mon, Sep 01, 2014 BOS    @TBR  1:10pm
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 TBR    @BOS  7:10pm
Wed, Sep 24, 2014 TBR    @BOS  7:10pm
Thu, Sep 25, 2014 TBR    @BOS  7:10pm

                         All times ET
23-31, 5th, 8½ GB, 7½ GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   12-14   Road:   11-17   ExtrInn: 3-2 
 vsRHP:  18-20   vsLHP:   5-11   1-Run:   9-5 
 vsEast: 11-14   vsCntrl: 4-9    vsWest:  6-7  IL: 2-1 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 54 Wed, May 28  @TOR  L   2-3       23-31  5th  9.0 gb
 53 Tue, May 27  @TOR  L   6-9       23-30  4th  8.0 gb
 52 Mon, May 26  @TOR  L   5-10      23-29  4th  7.0 gb
 51 Sun, May 25   BOS  W   8-5       23-28  4th  6.0 gb
 50 Sat, May 24   BOS  W   6-5 (15)  22-28  4th  6.0 gb
 49 Fri, May 23   BOS  W   1-0       21-28  4th  6.0 gb
 48 Thu, May 22   OAK  W   5-2 (11)  20-28  5th  6.0 gb
 47 Wed, May 21   OAK  L   2-3       19-28  5th  6.0 gb
 46 Tue, May 20   OAK  L   0-3       19-27  5th  5.5 gb
 45 Sun, May 18  @LAA  L   2-6       19-26  5th  5.0 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:12-18
24-29, 4th, 7 GB, 6 GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   12-17   Road:   12-12   ExtrInn: 2-4 
 vsRHP:  13-22   vsLHP:  11-7    1-Run:   6-12
 vsEast:  9-17   vsCntrl: 3-6    vsWest:  6-3  IL: 6-3 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 53 Thu, May 29   ATL  W   4-3       24-29  4th  7.0 gb
 52 Wed, May 28   ATL  W   4-0       23-29  4th  8.0 gb
 51 Tue, May 27  @ATL  W   6-3       22-29  4th  8.0 gb
 50 Mon, May 26  @ATL  W   8-6       21-29  5th  8.0 gb
 49 Sun, May 25  @TBR  L   5-8       20-29  5th  8.0 gb
 48 Sat, May 24  @TBR  L   5-6 (15)  20-28  5th  7.0 gb
 47 Fri, May 23  @TBR  L   0-1       20-27  4th  6.0 gb
 46 Thu, May 22   TOR  L   2-7       20-26  4th  5.0 gb
 45 Wed, May 21   TOR  L   4-6       20-25  4th  4.0 gb
 44 Tue, May 20   TOR  L   4-7       20-24  4th  3.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 8-12   Last 30:14-16
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, May 25, 2014 TBR  8  BOS  5        W:Joel Peralta (2-3), L: Craig Breslow (2-1), S: Grant Balfour (9)
Sat, May 24, 2014 TBR  6  BOS  5 (15)   W:Cesar Ramos (2-3), L: Andrew Miller (1-4), S: none
Fri, May 23, 2014 TBR  1  BOS  0        W:Juan Carlos Oviedo (1-0), L: Andrew Miller (1-3), S: none
Thu, May 01, 2014 TBR  6 @BOS  5        W:Jake McGee (2-0), L: Koji Uehara (0-1), S: Grant Balfour (6)
Thu, May 01, 2014 TBR  2 @BOS  1        W:Brandon Gomes (2-1), L: Jake Peavy (1-1), S: Grant Balfour (5)
Tue, Apr 29, 2014 BOS  7  TBR  4        W:John Lackey (4-2), L: Brandon Gomes (1-1), S: Koji Uehara (6)

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)
Season Series: 2014 - TBR over 5-1; 2013 - BOS won 12-7; 2012 - Tied 9-9; All-Time - BOS leads 163-121

SP: David Price (28, LHP, 4-4, 4.42)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (4-4) 77.1 83 41 38 8 84 12 4.42
2013 (10-8) 186.2 178 78 69 27 151 16 3.33
2012 (20-5) 211.0 173 63 60 59 205 16 2.56
Last 7 GS 2-3 50.2 54 28 25 5 56 8 4.44 55
2014-05-24 BOS ND 8.0 5 5 5 2 7 1 115 57
2014-05-18 @LAA L 6.2 11 6 5 0 7 2 119 37
2014-05-13 @SEA W 9.0 6 1 1 0 12 0 109 83
2014-05-08 BAL L 5.0 9 3 3 1 3 1 100 39
2014-05-02 @NYY ND 7.0 8 2 2 0 8 1 118 61
2014-04-27 @CHW L 6.0 9 8 6 1 7 1 103 32
2014-04-22 MIN W 9.0 6 3 3 1 12 2 113 74
Last 5 v.BOS 2-2 34.2 20 13 13 3 29 3 3.38 64
2014-05-24 BOS ND 8.0 5 5 5 2 7 1 115 57
2013-09-10 BOS L 8.0 3 2 2 0 9 0 127 77
2013-07-29 @BOS W 7.1 2 1 1 0 8 1 90 78
2013-07-24 @BOS W 9.0 5 1 1 0 4 1 97 77
2013-05-15 BOS L 2.1 5 4 4 1 1 0 57 31

SP: Brandon Workman (25, RHP, 0-0, 3.18)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. TBR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (0-0) 11.1 9 4 4 4 10 1 3.18
2013 (6-3) 41.2 44 23 23 15 47 5 4.97
Last 7 GS 1-1 23.1 20 8 8 7 21 2 3.09 57
2014-05-25 @TBR ND 5.0 5 3 3 3 3 1 88 45
2013-07-30 SEA W 6.0 6 1 1 1 9 0 103 64
2013-07-22 TBR L 6.0 7 2 2 2 4 0 103 52
2013-07-14 @OAK ND 6.1 2 2 2 1 5 1 103 65
Last 5 v.TBR 0-1 11.0 12 5 5 5 7 1 4.09 49
2014-05-25 @TBR ND 5.0 5 3 3 3 3 1 88 45
2013-07-22 TBR L 6.0 7 2 2 2 4 0 103 52
Rays Batters (3.96 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.42 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 67.Workman
G/S/vB
35.Badenhop
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
55.Capuano*
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
54.Mujica
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
52.Wilson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
7.DeJesus* G/S/vP 3/1.000 3/1.667 7/.929 5/.200 5/1.600 7/1.143 1/.000 2/2.000 ··· 156/151 .261/.346/.457/.803 .933/.797 .753 78/.913 0/0 5/0
11.Escobar G/S/vP 5/.650 15/.564 8/.804 6/1.267 14/.630 4/.500 6/1.333 12/.416 2/.500 208/159 .254/.329/.341/.669 .843/.613 .684 88/.706 0/0 3/8
10.Forsythe G/S/vP 2/1.000 2/2.500 2/1.500 9/.666 ··· 4/.250 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 109/54 .204/.266/.265/.531 .538/.525 .497 49/.612 0/0 0/0
8.Jennings G/S/vP 4/.666 2/.000 3/2.000 ··· 3/.333 3/.666 10/.300 7/.286 ··· 214/156 .239/.332/.391/.723 .773/.705 .811 93/.573 11/3 5/0
20.Joyce* G/S/vP 7/.143 3/.000 10/.425 1/.000 4/.500 4/.500 4/.250 9/.889 ··· 180/161 .281/.378/.411/.789 .164/.869 .688 80/.695 1/2 3/0
39.Kiermaier* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 12/8 .250/.250/.500/.750 .500/.875 .636 8/1.125 0/0 1/0
21.Loney* G/S/vP 7/1.119 3/1.334 10/.844 7/1.142 10/1.389 10/1.600 4/.500 5/.200 ··· 217/154 .292/.350/.385/.735 .738/.734 .722 98/.593 1/0 2/3
3.Longoria G/S/vP 7/1.714 7/.572 9/.819 4/.750 9/.476 4/.000 8/.000 18/.278 ··· 234/167 .264/.325/.377/.702 .756/.680 .503 102/.627 2/0 5/3
28.Molina G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· 4/1.750 3/.333 3/2.000 6/.500 2/1.500 ··· 1/.000 77/57 .137/.182/.137/.319 .522/.249 .420 36/.342 0/0 0/1
9.Myers G/S/vP 4/.250 ··· 3/.000 3/2.000 3/.000 1/no AB 3/.333 2/.000 1/3.000 220/156 .228/.305/.355/.660 .538/.711 .655 96/.668 1/1 5/3
1.Rodriguez G/S/vP ··· 3/.333 3/3.334 4/.500 4/.500 2/.000 1/3.000 2/.000 ··· 85/37 .244/.286/.577/.863 .917/.793 .819 41/.672 1/0 6/1
43.Solis G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 0/ /// / 0/ 0/0 0/0
IP 11.1 29.2 18.0 27.2 23.2 19.0 24.0 21.2 1.0 TOTAL .247/.320/.370/.690 .687/.692 .651 .647 21/8 42/27
ERA-K/9 3.18/8.0 2.12/4.5 5.00/6.5 1.95/8.1 2.66/14.1 6.63/5.7 2.25/8.2 0.83/13.3 0.00/0.0 3.89/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Molina (12-4-1)
 Solis (0-0-0)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 47/.214 123/.286 83/.310 114/.198 97/.193 84/.312 98/.242 82/.208 4/.000 .266  Myers
 Joyce
 Kiermaier
 DeJesus
 Forsythe
 Rodriguez
 Jennings
0/1/51/4
33/0/4/3
1/4/2/1
10/3/0/0
2/0/0/0
9/0/0/0
0/46/0/0
OPS .610 .756 .797 .558 .519 .895 .637 .549 .250 .742
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 15/.624 48/.814 34/.757 42/.538 34/.555 33/.925 39/.686 40/.240 / .718
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 32/.603 75/.719 49/.824 72/.568 63/.500 51/.873 59/.605 42/.833 4/.250 .758
Home 20/.361 84/.652 45/.791 58/.678 47/.358 53/1.131 52/.631 51/.591 /
Last 28d days 23/.798 49/.632 49/.783 59/.744 49/.512 34/.827 46/.608 39/.416 4/.250
HR/SB/CS 1/2/0 1/1/1 1/0/0 1/0/1 1/0/0 4/4/1 2/0/0 2/0/1 0/0/0 50/29/11
Usage ····X··· ···X·Xoo ·oo·XX·X ·o·o·X·· ··oo·oo· ···oXX·· ·oXo·XoX o·oo·o·· ····o···
Red Sox Batters (4.09 RS/G) vs. Rays Pitchers (4.46 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 14.Price*
G/S/vB
50.Balfour
G/S/vB
26.Boxberger
G/S/vB
52.Lueke
G/S/vB
57.McGee*
G/S/vB
46.Oviedo
G/S/vB
62.Peralta
G/S/vB
27.Ramos*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
2.Bogaerts G/S/vP 4/1.000 1/.000 2/.000 2/1.000 2/1.500 ··· 2/3.000 2/.500 214/148 .296/.388/.425/.813 .924/.764 .861 95/.856 1/2 3/6
25.Bradley* G/S/vP 3/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 1/3.000 1/.000 2/.000 176/112 .205/.290/.295/.585 .572/.591 .635 75/.428 4/0 0/0
37.Carp* G/S/vP 4/.250 3/.333 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 3/.333 2/1.000 1/.000 74/59 .231/.324/.308/.632 .481/.672 .705 39/.627 0/1 0/0
5.Gomes G/S/vP 24/.488 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 7/.821 1/no AB 13/1.924 7/.453 138/70 .248/.341/.419/.759 .936/.596 .836 60/.792 0/0 5/2
10.Herrera# G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 50/36 .171/.277/.171/.447 .322/.494 .618 11/.347 0/2 0/1
26.Holt* G/S/vP 4/.500 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 2/1.000 82/49 .315/.358/.411/.769 1.004/.619 .838 54/.721 2/0 0/4
20.Lavarnway G/S/vP 9/.555 2/.000 ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· 1/3.000 2/.000 4/ .000/.000/.000/.000 .000/ .000 4/.000 0/0 0/0
29.Nava# G/S/vP 22/.243 4/1.500 ··· ··· 3/.333 1/.000 5/.200 7/.572 86/60 .130/.221/.234/.455 .195/.574 .379 11/.091 1/0 2/3
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 42/.607 13/.581 1/no AB 1/3.000 6/.833 7/.453 17/.548 12/.350 218/142 .270/.372/.508/.880 .975/.831 .752 95/1.000 0/0 12/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 55/.741 12/.917 2/.000 4/.500 5/.450 5/.400 18/.730 7/.286 244/169 .275/.348/.385/.734 .826/.694 .728 109/.747 2/4 2/1
40.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 19/.575 7/.000 2/.500 2/2.500 5/.750 7/.858 16/.388 7/.572 165/115 .279/.311/.396/.707 .491/.797 .734 74/.714 0/0 4/2
3.Ross G/S/vP 8/1.500 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 3/.000 3/.333 1/.000 3/.000 67/30 .177/.239/.323/.561 .735/.367 .531 34/.548 0/1 2/3
38.Sizemore* G/S/vP 8/.625 5/1.600 2/1.000 1/.000 1/.000 9/1.111 8/.804 3/.000 164/117 .231/.305/.361/.665 .490/.737 .611 74/.683 4/0 2/0
IP 77.1 19.2 17.0 29.1 23.2 16.2 23.0 40.0 TOTAL .246/.329/.374/.703 .728/.691 .726 .680 16/11 40/32
ERA-K/9 4.42/9.8 5.49/6.9 1.59/12.2 5.22/5.5 1.14/9.9 1.62/8.6 5.09/8.6 4.50/6.8 4.14/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pierzynski (16-8-3)
 Ross (13-3-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 320/.272 88/.191 69/.164 130/.295 87/.165 68/.194 100/.244 181/.248 .250  Bradley
 Sizemore
 Nava
 Gomes
 Carp
1/43/6/4
24/16/6/3
3/0/17/1
32/0/9/1
11/0/0/0
OPS .743 .702 .582 .807 .435 .539 .776 .723 .710
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 93/.793 55/.600 32/.651 68/.712 30/.572 34/.529 58/.798 60/.698 .688
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 227/.722 33/.883 37/.519 62/.916 57/.364 34/.544 42/.745 121/.734 .728
Road 151/.697 41/.781 26/.710 59/.886 47/.703 28/.949 44/.743 116/.804
Last 28d days 119/.730 34/.622 45/.679 54/.865 36/.258 43/.336 51/.812 93/.819
HR/SB/CS 12/3/1 2/1/0 2/2/1 6/0/0 0/1/1 0/2/0 5/1/0 4/1/0 52/20/11
Usage ·····X·· ····oo·X ··o··X·· ··X·o··o ·X···ooo ·o··o·XX ·X··X·oo ··X··X··

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 2014 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

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.