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GAME INFORMATION


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Kansas City Royals 21-26L4100 020 230 8131
Boston Red Sox 31-19W7041 006 00x 11140
Date of Game:  Thursday, May 22, 2008
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Jose Guillen - 4 hits
  • Miguel Olivo - 5 RBis


  • Top Inning 1

    David DeJesus vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Mark Grudzielanek vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    Alex Gordon vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Wild pitch by Daisuke Matsuzaka
    Alex Gordon advanced to 2b
    Jose Guillen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Singled . Alex Gordon scored
    Mark Teahen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked. Jose Guillen advanced to 2b
    Miguel Olivo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Kansas City Royals lead Boston Red Sox 1-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Jacoby Ellsbury vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Dustin Pedroia vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-2 (8 pitches)
    David Ortiz vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Kansas City Royals lead Boston Red Sox 1-0


    Top Inning 2

    Ross Gload vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Alberto Callaspo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Joey Gathright vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    . Alberto Callaspo advanced to 2b
    David DeJesus vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Kansas City Royals lead Boston Red Sox 1-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Manny Ramirez vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Mike Lowell vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Manny Ramirez advanced to 2b
    Kevin Youkilis vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Manny Ramirez advanced to 3b, Mike Lowell advanced to 2b
    J.D. Drew vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Homered to left field. Manny Ramirez scored, Mike Lowell scored, Kevin Youkilis scored
    Kevin Cash vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Julio Lugo vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Julio Lugo caught stealing 2b
    Jacoby Ellsbury vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-2 (8 pitches)
    Walked
    Dustin Pedroia vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 4-1


    Top Inning 3

    Mark Grudzielanek vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    Alex Gordon vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Jose Guillen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mark Teahen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (8 pitches)
    Walked. Mark Grudzielanek advanced to 2b
    Miguel Olivo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 4-1


    Bottom Inning 3

    David Ortiz vs Brian Bannister  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Manny Ramirez vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Lowell vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Doubled (Ground-rule) () to
    Kevin Youkilis vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Mike Lowell scored
    J.D. Drew vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-1


    Top Inning 4

    Ross Gload vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Alberto Callaspo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Joey Gathright vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Doubled
    David DeJesus vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Singled . Joey Gathright advanced to 3b
    Mark Grudzielanek vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-1


    Bottom Inning 4

    Kevin Cash vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Julio Lugo vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Jacoby Ellsbury vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Julio Lugo advanced to 2b
    Dustin Pedroia vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    David Ortiz vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled . advancement unknown, Jacoby Ellsbury advanced to 2b
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-1


    Top Inning 5

    Alex Gordon vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Wild pitch by Daisuke Matsuzaka
    Alex Gordon advanced to 2b
    Jose Guillen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled . Alex Gordon scored
    Mark Teahen vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (7 pitches)
    . Jose Guillen advanced to 3b
    Miguel Olivo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Doubled . Jose Guillen scored
    Ross Gload vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Alberto Callaspo vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-3


    Bottom Inning 5

    Manny Ramirez vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Lowell vs Brian Bannister  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Kevin Youkilis vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-3


    Top Inning 6

    Joey Gathright vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Joey Gathright stole second base
    David DeJesus vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mark Grudzielanek vs Daisuke Matsuzaka  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Alex Gordon vs Javier Lopez  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 5-3


    Bottom Inning 6

    J.D. Drew vs Brian Bannister  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Kevin Cash vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . J.D. Drew advanced to 3b
    Julio Lugo vs Brian Bannister  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    unknown. J.D. Drew scored
    Jacoby Ellsbury vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked. Kevin Cash advanced to 2b
    Dustin Pedroia vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled . Kevin Cash scored, Jacoby Ellsbury advanced to 3b
    David Ortiz vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Manny Ramirez vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    3-0 (4 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Mike Lowell vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Homered to left field. Jacoby Ellsbury scored, Dustin Pedroia scored, Manny Ramirez scored
    Kevin Youkilis vs Jimmy Gobble  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 11-3


    Top Inning 7

    Jose Guillen vs Craig Hansen  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Homered to left field
    Mark Teahen vs Craig Hansen  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Miguel Olivo vs Craig Hansen  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Doubled . Mark Teahen scored
    Ross Gload vs Craig Hansen  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Alberto Callaspo vs Craig Hansen  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Joey Gathright vs Craig Hansen  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked
    David DeJesus vs Craig Hansen  M
    2-1 (5 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 11-5


    Bottom Inning 7

    J.D. Drew vs Yasuhiko Yabuta  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Kevin Cash vs Yasuhiko Yabuta  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Julio Lugo vs Yasuhiko Yabuta  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Jacoby Ellsbury vs Yasuhiko Yabuta  M
    1-2 (6 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 11-5


    Top Inning 8

    Esteban German vs David Aardsma  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Alex Gordon vs David Aardsma  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Jose Guillen vs David Aardsma  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Alex Gordon advanced to 2b
    Mark Teahen vs David Aardsma  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Miguel Olivo vs David Aardsma  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Homered to left field. Alex Gordon scored, Jose Guillen scored
    Ross Gload vs David Aardsma  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 11-8


    Bottom Inning 8

    Dustin Pedroia vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    David Ortiz vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
    0-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Manny Ramirez vs Juan Carlos Oviedo  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox lead Kansas City Royals 11-8


    Top Inning 9

    Alberto Callaspo vs Jonathan Papelbon  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Joey Gathright vs Jonathan Papelbon  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    David DeJesus vs Jonathan Papelbon  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled
    Billy Butler vs Jonathan Papelbon  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . David DeJesus advanced to 3b
    Unknown event DI.1-2 (5)
    Unknown. Billy Butler advanced to 2b
    Alex Gordon vs Jonathan Papelbon  M
    2-1 (5 pitches)
    Boston Red Sox beat Kansas City Royals 11-8


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