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Game Preview: BOS @ TOR, 1:07pm, Saturday, April 26, 2014 @Rogers Centre

Red Sox, 11-13, 11-13 4th, 2½ GB, 3½ GB in WC

SP: Clay Buchholz (29, RHP, 0-2, 7.71)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. TOR Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (0-2) 18.2 33 19 16 3 16 4 7.71
2013 (12-1) 108.1 75 23 21 36 96 4 1.74
2012 (11-8) 189.1 187 104 96 64 129 25 4.56
Last 7 GS 2-3 37.2 48 26 21 9 25 6 5.02 44
2014-04-21 BAL L 2.1 7 6 6 1 1 0 55 19
2014-04-16 @CHW ND 6.0 6 3 2 2 6 1 109 54
2014-04-10 @NYY L 6.0 7 4 2 0 6 1 94 52
2014-04-05 MIL ND 4.1 13 6 6 0 3 2 72 16
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
Last 5 v.TOR 1-2 36.2 25 11 9 16 23 0 2.21 62
2013-09-21 TOR L 6.0 6 3 2 2 2 0 106 50
2013-05-11 TOR ND 8.0 6 2 2 3 4 0 101 63
2013-05-01 @TOR W 7.0 2 0 0 3 8 0 101 78
2012-09-15 @TOR ND 7.0 4 2 1 5 5 0 111 63
2012-09-09 TOR L 8.2 7 4 4 3 4 0 121 55
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    5-8    Road:    6-5    ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:   5-10   vsLHP:   6-3    1-Run:   2-5 
 vsEast:  7-8    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  2-1  IL: 0-3 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 24 Fri, Apr 25  @TOR  W   8-1       11-13  4th  2.5 gb
 23 Thu, Apr 24   NYY  L   5-14      10-13  5th  3.5 gb
 22 Wed, Apr 23   NYY  W   5-1       10-12  5th  2.5 gb
 21 Tue, Apr 22   NYY  L   3-9        9-12  5th  3.5 gb
 20 Mon, Apr 21   BAL  L   6-7        9-11  5th  2.5 gb
 19 Sun, Apr 20   BAL  W   6-5        9-10  3rd  2.0 gb
 18 Sat, Apr 19   BAL  W   4-2        8-10  5th  2.0 gb
 17 Fri, Apr 18   BAL  L   4-8        7-10  5th  3.0 gb
 16 Thu, Apr 17  @CHW  W   3-1        7-9   4th  3.0 gb
 15 Wed, Apr 16  @CHW  W   6-4 (14)   6-9   5th  3.0 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:11-13
Blue Jays, 11-12, 11-12 3rd, 2 GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Brandon Morrow (29, RHP, 1-1, 5.03)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (1-1) 19.2 19 11 11 8 23 2 5.03
2013 (2-3) 54.1 63 39 34 18 42 12 5.63
2012 (10-7) 124.2 98 45 41 41 108 12 2.96
Last 7 GS 2-2 33.2 40 26 24 9 31 8 6.42 44
2014-04-20 @CLE ND 5.0 3 2 2 2 6 1 95 57
2014-04-15 @MIN ND 3.2 4 2 2 4 4 0 98 45
2014-04-09 HOU W 6.0 5 3 3 1 9 1 86 58
2014-04-03 @TBR L 5.0 7 4 4 1 4 0 87 40
2013-05-28 ATL ND 2.0 4 4 2 0 2 1 47 38
2013-05-23 BAL W 7.0 10 6 6 1 5 3 98 37
2013-05-18 @NYY L 5.0 7 5 5 0 1 2 75 34
Last 5 v.BOS 1-1 25.2 30 22 20 9 22 6 7.01 41
2013-04-30 BOS ND 5.0 6 3 3 3 7 2 96 47
2012-09-16 BOS ND 6.0 4 0 0 1 3 0 102 66
2011-09-13 @BOS L 5.1 7 7 5 1 2 2 97 31
2011-09-07 BOS ND 4.1 8 8 8 1 5 2 95 19
2011-07-04 @BOS W 5.0 5 4 4 3 5 0 98 43
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-6    Road:    7-6    ExtrInn: 0-1 
 vsRHP:   9-9    vsLHP:   2-3    1-Run:   1-1 
 vsEast:  6-8    vsCntrl: 3-3    vsWest:  2-1  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 23 Fri, Apr 25   BOS  L   1-8       11-12  3rd  2.0 gb
 22 Thu, Apr 24   BAL  L   4-11      11-11  3rd  2.0 gb
 21 Wed, Apr 23   BAL  L   8-10      11-10  2nd  1.0 gb
 20 Tue, Apr 22   BAL  W   9-3       11-9   2nd  1.0 gb
 19 Sun, Apr 20  @CLE  L   4-6       10-9   2nd  1.0 gb
 18 Sat, Apr 19  @CLE  W   5-0       10-8   1st    Tied
 17 Fri, Apr 18  @CLE  W   3-2        9-8   2nd  1.0 gb
 16 Thu, Apr 17  @MIN  L   5-9        8-8   2nd  2.0 gb
 15 Thu, Apr 17  @MIN  L   0-7        8-7   2nd  2.0 gb
 14 Tue, Apr 15  @MIN  W   9-3        8-6   1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 4-6    Last 20: 9-11   Last 30:11-12
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, Apr 25, 2014 BOS  8 @TOR  1        W:Jake Peavy (1-0), L: Mark Buehrle (4-1), S: none

Sun, Sep 22, 2013 BOS  5  TOR  2        W:Felix Doubront (11-6), L: R.A. Dickey (13-13), S: Koji Uehara (21)
Sat, Sep 21, 2013 TOR  4 @BOS  2        W:Mark Buehrle (12-9), L: Clay Buchholz (11-1), S: Casey Janssen (33)
Fri, Sep 20, 2013 BOS  6  TOR  3        W:Jon Lester (15-8), L: Esmil Rogers (5-8), S: Koji Uehara (20)
Thu, Aug 15, 2013 TOR  2  BOS  1        W:Mark Buehrle (9-7), L: Jake Peavy (9-5), S: Casey Janssen (22)
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 TOR  4  BOS  3 (10)   W:Brad Lincoln (1-1), L: Brandon Workman (3-2), S: none
Tue, Aug 13, 2013 BOS  4 @TOR  2 (11)   W:Koji Uehara (3-0), L: Aaron Loup (4-5), S: none
Sun, Jun 30, 2013 BOS  5  TOR  4        W:Koji Uehara (1-0), L: Juan Perez (1-1), S: none
Sat, Jun 29, 2013 TOR  6 @BOS  2        W:Steve Delabar (5-1), L: Junichi Tazawa (4-3), S: none
Fri, Jun 28, 2013 BOS  7  TOR  5        W:Andrew Miller (1-2), L: Neil Wagner (1-2), S: Koji Uehara (4)
Season Series: 2014 - BOS over 1-0; 2013 - BOS won 11-8; 2012 - TOR won 11-7; All-Time - BOS leads 300-241

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

For the 2013 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2014 season. Player Stats for the 2013 season. We will switch to 2014 stats on May 1st.

Red Sox Batters (4.04 RS/G) vs. Blue Jays Pitchers (4.61 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 23.Morrow
G/S/vB
27.Cecil*
G/S/vB
50.Delabar
G/S/vB
48.Happ*
G/S/vB
36.Hutchison
G/S/vB
62.Loup*
G/S/vB
58.Redmond
G/S/vB
32.Rogers
G/S/vB
21.Santos
G/S/vB
45.Wagner
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
2.Bogaerts G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 50/32 .250/.320/.364/.684 1.089/.463 .759 98/.761 1/0 1/0
25.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/3.000 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 107/78 .189/.280/.337/.617 .327/.722 .651 79/.713 2/0 3/1
37.Carp* G/S/vP 10/.900 5/1.000 3/.333 2/2.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 1/no AB 243/215 .296/.362/.523/.885 .745/.904 .916 31/.576 1/0 9/2
5.Gomes G/S/vP 3/.666 11/1.852 5/1.000 16/.480 ··· 3/2.334 1/.000 7/.971 1/.000 1/.000 366/176 .247/.344/.426/.771 .795/.745 .811 64/.743 1/0 13/1
10.Herrera# G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· 215/161 .292/.336/.364/.701 .564/.747 .686 35/.530 3/2 1/5
16.Middlebrooks G/S/vP 2/.000 4/2.083 3/.000 4/.250 ··· 3/.666 3/.000 5/.900 1/3.000 3/.333 374/255 .227/.271/.425/.696 .782/.656 .741 20/.988 3/1 17/10
12.Napoli G/S/vP 17/.301 16/.792 6/.834 4/.750 3/.667 2/.000 3/.000 11/.920 3/.000 5/1.933 578/400 .259/.360/.482/.842 .899/.816 .866 102/.947 1/1 23/6
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 21/1.524 23/.754 3/1.667 3/.333 3/.000 2/2.000 3/.333 9/1.389 6/.333 2/2.000 600/384 .309/.395/.564/.959 .733/1.092 .990 99/.809 4/0 30/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 27/1.513 18/1.189 8/1.042 7/1.000 ··· 2/1.000 5/.900 12/1.250 4/1.750 4/1.000 724/504 .301/.372/.415/.787 .937/.722 .712 106/.698 17/5 9/5
40.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 15/.690 8/.500 2/.000 ··· ··· 2/.500 1/3.000 5/.400 ··· 1/2.000 529/353 .272/.297/.425/.722 .718/.724 .714 69/.674 1/1 17/2
3.Ross G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB ··· 4/.250 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 116/55 .216/.298/.382/.681 .804/.544 .677 28/.686 1/0 4/1
38.Sizemore* G/S/vP 14/1.571 13/.322 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 72/.628 / /
18.Victorino# G/S/vP ··· 8/1.500 1/2.000 6/1.000 ··· 2/1.000 5/.900 6/.733 3/.000 3/.666 532/344 .294/.351/.451/.801 .861/.769 .755 11/.545 21/3 15/3
IP 54.1 60.2 58.2 92.2 69.1 77.0 137.2 25.2 38.0 TOTAL .246/.332/.383/.715 .733/.705 .698 .715 9/6 20/19
ERA-K/9 5.63/7.0 2.82/10.4 3.22/12.6 4.56/7.5 /0.0 2.47/6.9 4.32/8.9 4.77/6.3 1.75/9.8 3.79/7.8 4.49/8.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pierzynski (49-24-6)
 Ross (19-13-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 242/.286 250/.201 253/.231 415/.250 / 282/.258 324/.239 598/.279 90/.131 161/.271 .262  Victorino
 Gomes
 Bradley
 Herrera
 Carp
0/15/110/10
98/0/4/5
14/19/2/1
2/0/0/0
41/0/2/0
OPS .880 .594 .680 .734 .670 .757 .799 .393 .750 .777
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 140/1.014 123/.458 119/.712 116/.802 / 113/.506 174/.724 337/.854 37/.312 69/.768 .821
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 102/.706 127/.736 134/.654 299/.708 / 169/.777 150/.794 261/.731 53/.449 92/.736 .731
Home 148/.909 132/.639 122/.732 209/.704 / 144/.665 176/.588 267/.809 48/.485 85/.819
Last 28d days 85/.782 40/.683 30/.484 21/.800 112/.762 40/.506 70/.766 61/.948 35/.910 38/.536
HR/SB/CS 12/2/1 4/6/2 4/5/2 10/9/0 // 5/3/7 13/8/0 21/3/1 1/5/0 5/0/1 19/23/4
Usage ·····X·· ·o·o·o·o ···o···o ··X··o·· ·X·····X ··o··X·· XoX····· ·X·X··X· ··o····X Xo·o·o·o

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2014 season. Player Stats for the 2013 season. We will switch to 2014 stats on May 1st.

Blue Jays Batters (4.35 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.46 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
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
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
19.Bautista G/S/vP 36/.748 3/.333 3/1.000 21/1.309 3/.000 2/1.000 5/1.850 9/.889 528/416 .259/.358/.498/.856 .910/.842 .983 103/1.019 7/2 28/5
53.Cabrera# G/S/vP 16/.527 3/.666 8/.542 4/.000 16/.321 6/1.000 6/.667 4/.000 372/268 .279/.322/.360/.682 .595/.717 .724 108/.938 2/2 3/1
1.Diaz G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/3 .000/.000/.000/.000 .000/.000 .000 36/.548 0/0 0/0
10.Encarnacion G/S/vP 26/.279 6/.833 2/2.500 20/.726 8/1.250 3/1.334 8/1.042 5/.800 621/492 .272/.370/.534/.904 .859/.916 .835 101/.665 7/1 36/8
47.Francisco* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 3/.000 ··· ··· 385/351 .227/.296/.422/.719 .425/.748 .652 23/1.035 0/2 18/17
17.Goins* G/S/vP 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 121/77 .252/.264/.345/.609 .576/.628 .589 63/.407 0/0 2/1
13.Lawrie G/S/vP 21/.255 1/5.000 2/2.500 2/1.500 5/1.400 1/no AB 9/.393 2/.000 442/338 .254/.315/.397/.712 .613/.742 .742 94/.538 9/5 11/12
30.Navarro# G/S/vP 3/.666 5/1.550 4/.250 ··· 4/.500 6/.334 ··· 3/1.667 266/195 .300/.365/.492/.856 1.123/.764 1.008 82/.682 0/1 13/5
28.Rasmus* G/S/vP 14/.585 4/1.750 4/.000 4/.500 8/.250 5/1.400 4/.000 2/.000 458/326 .276/.338/.501/.840 .712/.893 .913 86/.644 0/1 22/4
7.Reyes# G/S/vP 9/1.069 8/1.125 6/1.500 24/.756 11/.697 10/.522 5/1.650 4/.500 419/318 .296/.353/.427/.780 .705/.804 .844 29/.586 15/6 10/9
14.Sierra G/S/vP 6/.666 3/.333 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 122/84 .290/.369/.458/.827 .786/.845 1.060 25/.203 1/0 1/2
22.Thole* G/S/vP ··· 4/.000 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 135/109 .175/.256/.242/.497 .477/.502 .433 20/1.129 0/0 1/3
IP 108.1 62.1 59.2 105.2 30.2 64.2 68.1 74.1 TOTAL .245/.320/.399/.719 .642/.741 .799 .719 8/3 27/8
ERA-K/9 1.74/8.0 3.47/6.1 1.81/5.0 4.26/6.9 2.64/14.1 2.78/6.4 3.16/9.5 1.09/12.2 3.70/8.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Navarro (37-13-5)
 Thole (22-8-9)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 416/.199 254/.266 237/.228 457/.295 135/.217 255/.245 284/.265 265/.130 .268  Bautista
 Cabrera
 Rasmus
 Sierra
0/0/109/8
77/0/0/3
0/114/0/1
2/0/29/0
OPS .546 .694 .635 .781 .624 .674 .741 .400 .736
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 232/.536 91/.918 102/.704 118/.566 62/.725 114/.659 129/.790 137/.338 .742
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 184/.560 163/.574 135/.581 339/.858 73/.526 141/.687 155/.700 128/.466 .730
Road 168/.521 106/.648 118/.502 196/.660 74/.635 126/.844 155/.740 128/.343
Last 28d days 92/.970 66/.869 30/.888 51/.356 38/.449 41/.889 40/.456 31/.394
HR/SB/CS 4/6/6 6/3/4 3/1/3 11/2/1 3/2/1 9/2/2 9/3/2 5/1/1 21/18/5
Usage ····X··· ·X··X··X ·X··X··· o··X·X·· X···oo·o ·X·X·o·X ···o·oo· ··o···X·

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.