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Boston Red Sox vs. Chicago Cubs, at Fenway Park, July 2, 2014 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date:
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Start Time:
7:10et (local)
Venue:
Fenway Park
Tickets:
Series:
Game #3 of a 3-game series
Average Temp:
79° (based on last ten years)
Cubs
Manager:
Game #:
83
On This Date:
70-58
Red Sox
Manager:
Game #:
85
On This Date:
56-60
Season Series
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 CHC  2 @BOS  0     
Tue, Jul 01, 2014 CHC  2 @BOS  1     

Wed, Jul 02, 2014 CHC    @BOS  7:10pm

                         All times ET
36-46, 5th, 13½ GB, 10 GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   19-20   Road:   17-26   ExtrInn: 3-6 
 vsRHP:  28-40   vsLHP:   8-6    1-Run:   8-13
 vsEast: 12-10   vsCntrl:15-24   vsWest:  5-6  IL: 4-6 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 82 Tue, Jul  1  @BOS  W   2-1       36-46  5th 13.5 gb
 81 Mon, Jun 30  @BOS  W   2-0       35-46  5th 14.5 gb
 80 Sat, Jun 28   WSN  L   2-7       34-46  5th 15.5 gb
 79 Sat, Jun 28   WSN  L   0-3       34-45  5th 15.5 gb
 78 Fri, Jun 27   WSN  W   7-2       34-44  5th 14.0 gb
 77 Thu, Jun 26   WSN  W   5-3       33-44  5th 14.0 gb
 76 Wed, Jun 25   CIN  L   1-4       32-44  5th 14.0 gb
 75 Tue, Jun 24   CIN  W   7-3       32-43  5th 13.0 gb
 74 Mon, Jun 23   CIN  L   1-6       31-43  5th 14.0 gb
 73 Sun, Jun 22   PIT  L   1-2       31-42  5th 14.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20:10-10   Last 30:17-13
38-46, 4th, 7½ GB, 10 GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   20-21   Road:   18-25   ExtrInn: 5-7 
 vsRHP:  24-32   vsLHP:  14-14   1-Run:  14-18
 vsEast: 15-20   vsCntrl: 9-13   vsWest:  8-8  IL: 6-5 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 84 Tue, Jul  1   CHC  L   1-2       38-46  4th  7.5 gb
 83 Mon, Jun 30   CHC  L   0-2       38-45  4th  6.5 gb
 82 Sun, Jun 29  @NYY  W   8-5       38-44  4th  6.0 gb
 81 Sat, Jun 28  @NYY  W   2-1       37-44  4th  7.0 gb
 80 Fri, Jun 27  @NYY  L   0-6       36-44  4th  8.0 gb
 79 Wed, Jun 25  @SEA  W   5-4       36-43  4th  7.5 gb
 78 Tue, Jun 24  @SEA  L   2-8       35-43  4th  8.5 gb
 77 Mon, Jun 23  @SEA  L   3-12      35-42  4th  7.5 gb
 76 Sun, Jun 22  @OAK  W   7-6 (10)  35-41  4th  6.5 gb
 75 Sat, Jun 21  @OAK  L   1-2 (10)  34-41  4th  7.5 gb
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:13-17
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Tue, Jul 01, 2014 CHC  2 @BOS  1        W:Pedro Strop (1-3), L: Koji Uehara (3-2), S: Hector Rondon (11)
Mon, Jun 30, 2014 CHC  2 @BOS  0        W:Jake Arrieta (5-1), L: Jake Peavy (1-7), S: Hector Rondon (10)

Sun, Jun 17, 2012 BOS  7 @CHC  4        W:Matt Albers (2-0), L: Shawn Camp (2-4), S: none
Sat, Jun 16, 2012 BOS  4 @CHC  3        W:Jon Lester (4-4), L: Jeff Samardzija (5-5), S: Alfredo Aceves (16)
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 CHC  3  BOS  0        W:Ryan Dempster (3-3), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (0-2), S: Carlos Marmol (3)
Sun, May 22, 2011 BOS  5  CHC  1        W:Tim Wakefield (1-1), L: James Russell (1-5), S: none
Sat, May 21, 2011 CHC  9 @BOS  3        W:Sean Marshall (2-0), L: Matt Albers (0-2), S: none
Fri, May 20, 2011 BOS 15  CHC  5        W:Jon Lester (6-1), L: Doug Davis (0-2), S: Scott Atchison (1)
Sun, Jun 12, 2005 BOS  8 @CHC  1        W:Tim Wakefield (5-6), L: Glendon Rusch (5-2), S: none
Sat, Jun 11, 2005 CHC  7  BOS  6        W:Todd Wellemeyer (2-1), L: Wade Miller (2-2), S: Ryan Dempster (8)
Season Series: 2014 - CHC over 2-0; 2013 -  0-0; 2012 - BOS won 2-1; All-Time - CHC leads 6-5

SP: Travis Wood (27, LHP, 7-6, 4.52)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (7-6) 95.2 95 51 48 39 77 9 4.52
2013 (9-12) 200.0 163 73 69 66 144 18 3.11
2012 (6-13) 156.0 133 80 74 54 119 25 4.27
Last 7 GS 3-2 41.0 40 20 20 21 26 4 4.39 49
2014-06-26 WSN ND 6.2 7 3 3 5 4 0 98 47
2014-06-21 PIT L 4.2 4 3 3 3 4 1 99 45
2014-06-15 @PHI W 8.0 3 0 0 3 6 0 112 79
2014-06-10 @PIT W 6.2 9 3 3 2 2 1 102 44
2014-06-05 NYM ND 5.0 4 2 2 5 3 0 92 49
2014-05-30 @MIL L 2.2 10 7 7 1 4 1 62 13
2014-05-24 @SDP W 7.1 3 2 2 2 3 1 98 65
Has never faced BOS as starter.

SP: Brandon Workman (25, RHP, 1-1, 3.27)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. CHC Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (1-1) 41.1 30 15 15 14 33 4 3.27
2013 (6-3) 41.2 44 23 23 15 47 5 4.97
Last 7 GS 2-1 41.0 32 15 15 14 35 4 3.29 56
2014-06-27 @NYY L 7.0 7 4 4 2 5 2 108 50
2014-06-15 CLE ND 6.0 5 2 2 2 7 1 103 59
2014-06-10 @BAL W 6.2 1 0 0 1 4 0 67 75
2014-06-04 @CLE ND 5.0 4 3 3 2 3 0 85 48
2014-05-30 TBR ND 5.1 4 2 2 3 4 0 92 53
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
Has never faced CHC as starter.
Cubs Batters (3.74 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.14 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
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
54.Mujica
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
12.Baker* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/1.334 ··· 2/1.000 111/92 .180/.245/.210/.455 .458/.455 .415 50/.556 0/0 0/0
15.Barney G/S/vP ··· 6/.000 ··· 2/no AB 7/.714 1/.000 ··· 180/130 .196/.240/.280/.520 .606/.488 .442 72/.560 1/0 2/3
5.Castillo G/S/vP ··· 5/1.000 ··· 1/no AB 4/.000 ··· 1/.000 197/156 .236/.282/.368/.650 .641/.652 .584 24/.488 0/0 5/2
13.Castro G/S/vP ··· 7/.429 3/2.000 ··· 5/1.800 ··· 1/3.000 348/281 .286/.333/.471/.804 .747/.818 .890 109/.907 2/1 11/11
8.Coghlan* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 3/.666 119/96 .206/.280/.327/.607 .812/.559 .429 73/.650 2/0 2/1
21.Lake G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 250/192 .228/.257/.401/.658 .793/.618 .609 73/.567 7/2 9/5
30.Olt G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 183/131 .142/.224/.346/.570 .739/.501 .622 31/.301 0/1 10/4
44.Rizzo* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 3/1.000 6/.834 ··· 1/2.000 351/262 .279/.390/.503/.894 .932/.881 .817 112/.950 1/3 17/6
20.Ruggiano G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/2.000 123/83 .243/.333/.393/.726 .825/.675 .747 66/.697 0/3 2/0
19.Schierholtz* G/S/vP ··· 6/.000 4/.500 ··· 5/.400 ··· ··· 275/222 .203/.255/.315/.569 .525/.580 .695 78/.548 3/4 4/0
6.Sweeney* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 5/1.100 3/.333 2/.000 1/.000 2/.000 120/111 .207/.252/.243/.495 .730/.477 .482 58/.491 0/0 0/1
24.Valbuena* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 3/1.000 1/no AB 3/.000 ··· 1/no AB 260/226 .264/.354/.436/.790 .663/.809 .826 96/.747 0/1 5/5
IP 41.1 42.2 27.2 32.2 28.2 34.2 38.2 TOTAL .231/.292/.368/.660 .723/.644 .646 .660 33/23 70/48
ERA-K/9 3.27/7.2 1.69/5.3 4.23/5.8 2.48/15.1 5.65/7.2 2.08/9.6 1.40/11.4 3.73/7.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Baker (29-3-3)
 Castillo (33-7-4)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 167/.203 170/.276 131/.275 134/.176 123/.297 138/.225 143/.179 .255  Schierholtz
 Lake
 Coghlan
 Sweeney
 Ruggiano
0/0/67/6
44/25/0/3
27/0/2/2
9/18/3/2
9/10/14/1
OPS .597 .704 .759 .489 .825 .617 .521 .717
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 102/.633 68/.738 61/.733 51/.450 49/.940 67/.628 80/.429 .724
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 65/.536 102/.682 70/.781 83/.513 74/.747 71/.606 63/.631 .712
Home 68/.585 104/.601 63/.749 60/.277 67/.962 72/.598 78/.516
Last 28d days 77/.598 38/.677 39/.755 33/.354 27/.439 33/.597 48/.579
HR/SB/CS 4/5/1 1/2/1 2/1/0 1/1/0 5/4/1 3/0/0 5/0/1 82/52/14
Usage ····X··· ·oo····· ·X··X··· o·X···o· ·o·····X X·o····· X·Xo··X·
Red Sox Batters (3.71 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (3.88 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 37.Wood*
G/S/vB
52.Grimm
G/S/vB
54.Ramirez
G/S/vB
56.Rondon
G/S/vB
40.Russell*
G/S/vB
63.Schlitter
G/S/vB
46.Strop
G/S/vB
33.Villanueva
G/S/vB
53.Wright*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
50.Betts G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 11/9 .100/.182/.100/.282 .500/.222 .000 11/.282 0/1 0/0
2.Bogaerts G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 330/227 .245/.324/.371/.695 .772/.661 .785 86/.298 2/2 6/11
25.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· 1/5.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 275/167 .208/.288/.298/.586 .643/.548 .646 75/.587 5/0 1/0
7.Drew* G/S/vP 6/1.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 4/.500 ··· 1/.000 6/.533 4/1.250 69/55 .136/.174/.182/.356 .143/.412 .771 61/.364 1/1 0/2
5.Gomes G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 6/.750 1/3.000 1/.000 5/.000 2/.000 197/94 .235/.335/.361/.696 .870/.513 .758 36/.624 0/0 5/2
10.Herrera# G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 5/.400 ··· ··· 1/2.000 ··· 98/60 .224/.295/.282/.577 .513/.618 .695 36/.641 1/3 0/1
26.Holt* G/S/vP 5/.400 ··· ··· 2/1.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.500 224/136 .317/.363/.439/.802 .891/.746 .884 112/.789 5/1 2/6
12.Napoli G/S/vP ··· 2/no AB 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 2/.000 2/1.500 276/202 .273/.391/.455/.846 .890/.829 .854 89/.926 2/2 10/2
29.Nava# G/S/vP ··· 2/2.000 ··· 1/.000 1/no AB ··· 3/1.667 7/.286 2/.000 160/128 .213/.306/.291/.597 .254/.688 .546 69/.772 2/1 2/3
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP ··· 2/3.500 1/no AB ··· 4/.500 ··· 3/.667 4/4.000 3/1.167 348/236 .248/.351/.477/.827 .832/.825 .725 103/.747 0/0 19/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 1/2.000 1/.000 4/.500 ··· 4/.000 14/1.126 5/.933 373/269 .277/.346/.383/.728 .810/.698 .692 107/.726 2/5 4/1
40.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 3/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/2.000 3/1.000 ··· 1/.000 10/.500 5/.000 258/170 .257/.288/.357/.645 .462/.739 .749 73/.440 0/0 4/3
3.Ross G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· 98/54 .176/.235/.363/.597 .734/.492 .425 25/.845 0/1 4/3
IP 95.2 36.0 21.2 32.1 23.0 36.2 27.2 43.2 23.0 TOTAL .241/.319/.365/.684 .693/.680 .711 .642 27/18 62/45
ERA-K/9 4.52/7.2 3.50/8.5 1.25/12.4 3.62/10.3 1.96/7.4 2.70/4.9 2.93/9.7 5.77/7.2 2.35/7.0 3.48/8.3

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pierzynski (35-9-5)
 Ross (17-5-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 419/.257 157/.222 85/.135 136/.242 94/.177 143/.185 113/.177 206/.319 97/.227 .238  Bradley
 Nava
 Gomes
 Holt
 Betts
1/71/6/9
15/0/26/3
50/0/11/1
7/2/13/1
0/1/2/0
OPS .723 .682 .490 .599 .566 .512 .552 .824 .577 .660
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 99/.451 51/.693 29/.562 61/.635 48/.719 48/.645 44/.643 81/.967 40/.538 .694
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 320/.811 106/.677 56/.451 75/.570 46/.402 95/.446 69/.496 125/.727 57/.606 .638
Road 212/.804 77/.571 43/.390 44/.355 39/.446 66/.538 47/.372 128/.919 57/.472
Last 28d days 133/.712 42/.793 39/.532 38/.862 28/.231 45/.613 52/.409 54/.508 18/.516
HR/SB/CS 9/6/0 4/4/0 2/2/0 1/5/0 2/2/1 2/0/1 2/1/0 4/10/0 1/2/0 56/67/10
Usage ·····X·· ···oo·oo X··o·o·o XX·X·o·· ···o··Xo ···oo··o oo·o·o·· ···X··X· o··oX··o

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.