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Friday, February 29, 2008:
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BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lugo, SS3000003.000
Lowrie, SS1000112.000
Pedroia, 2B2000101.000
Ginter, 3B2000014.000
Ortiz, DH3010011.333
a-Carter, PH-DH2000022.000
Ramirez, LF2000011.000
Thurston, LF-RF3120000.667
Lowell, 3B2110000.500
Velazquez, 3B-2B2111101.500
Youkilis, 1B3112001.333
Moss, 1B2110010.500
Varitek, C2111010.500
Kottaras, G, C22231001.000
Crisp, CF20211001.000
Van Every, J, CF1000100.000
Kielty, RF2000112.000
Bailey, LF1000012.000
Totals37812871020.324
a-Struck out for Ortiz in the 6th.
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Span, CF2010000.500
Gomez, C, CF2000003.000
Kubel, DH2000001.200
a-Jones, PH-DH2000011.000
Cuddyer, RF2000011.250
Pridie, RF-LF2000010.000
Morneau, 1B2010000.500
1-Ruiz, PR-1B2110010.500
Young, LF2010001.500
Knott, RF2110000.250
Redmond, C2000001.000
Whiteside, C10100001.000
Christy, C10120001.000
Buscher, 3B2111010.500
Watkins, 3B2000012.000
Punto, 2B2000000.000
2-Machado, PR-2B1000001.000
Everett, SS2000001.000
Basak, SS0000100.000
Totals333831612.197
a-Struck out for Kubel in the 6th.
1-Ran for Morneau in the 5th. 2-Ran for Punto in the 6th.
BATTING
2B: Kottaras, G (1, Nathan).
HR: Youkilis (1, 4th inning off Slowey, 1 on, 2 out), Varitek (1, 4th inning off Slowey, 0 on, 2 out), Kottaras, G (1, 9th inning off Gomez, M, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Ortiz; Thurston 2; Lowell; Velazquez; Youkilis 4; Moss; Varitek 4; Kottaras, G 6; Crisp 2.
RBI: Youkilis 2 (2), Varitek (1), Velazquez (1), Crisp (1), Kottaras, G 3 (3).
2-out RBI: Youkilis 2; Varitek; Velazquez; Kottaras, G 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lugo; Carter; Ginter.
GIDP: Velazquez.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Crisp 2 (2, 2nd base off Slowey/Redmond, 3rd base off Nathan/Redmond).

FIELDING
E: Moss (1, fielding).
DP: 3 (Velazquez-Lowrie-Moss, Matsuzaka-Lugo-Youkilis, Lugo-Pedroia-Youkilis).

BATTING
2B: Knott (1, Gronkiewicz).
HR: Buscher (1, 6th inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Span; Morneau; Ruiz; Young; Knott 2; Whiteside; Christy; Buscher 4.
RBI: Buscher (1), Christy 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Christy 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gomez, C.
GIDP: Cuddyer; Redmond; Young.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gomez, C (Pedroia at home).
DP: (Machado-Basak-Ruiz).

BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka2.02000000.00
Okajima(W, 1-0)1.00000100.00
Timlin(H, 1)1.00000100.00
Tavarez2.02110114.50
Aardsma1.00000100.00
Kolb1.01001000.00
Gronkiewicz1.032202018.00
Totals9.08331613.00
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bonser2.01000100.00
Slowey(L, 0-1)1.243322216.20
Bass1.12111006.75
Nathan1.02111309.00
Humber1.01000100.00
Day1.00002200.00
Gomez, M1.023311127.00
Totals9.0128871036.88
Ground outs-fly outs: Matsuzaka 4-2, Okajima 0-2, Timlin 2-0, Tavarez 4-1, Aardsma 0-2, Kolb 3-0, Gronkiewicz 0-1, Bonser 2-3, Slowey 0-3, Bass 2-1, Nathan 0-0, Humber 2-0, Day 0-1, Gomez, M 1-1.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 6, Okajima 3, Timlin 3, Tavarez 8, Aardsma 3, Kolb 5, Gronkiewicz 6, Bonser 7, Slowey 11, Bass 6, Nathan 6, Humber 3, Day 5, Gomez, M 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Bass 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Chuck Meriwether. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Sam Holbrook.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:55.
Att: 7,889.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media