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Boston wins 10th straight
Red Sox 9, Mets 4
Jon Lester allowed two runs on four hits in five innings on Tuesday. (Michael Dwyer/AP)
Another day, another win for the Red Sox, who beat up on Alay Soler and the Mets for their 10th consecutive win on Tuesday night. Alex Gonzalez and Mike Lowell each homered as Boston rang up 15 hits against three Mets pitchers. Rookie Jon Lester went five innings to up his record to a perfect 3-0.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: June 27, 2006
PHI
BAL
PPD
NYM
NY Mets (47-29)
Lost 1
Boston 9, NY Mets 4   BOS
Boston (46-28)
Won 10
June 27, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Mets
0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0   4 6 0
Boston
2 1 0 2 3 0 0 1 X   9 15 0
Standings thru 6/27/06  |  Gameday  |  Mets Stats  |  Red Sox Stats
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS5000011.297
Lo Duca, C5120000.282
Beltran, CF2121200.291
Delgado, 1B3111102.262
Wright, 3B3000123.332
Franco, DH3001110.306
Nady, RF2000003.267
  a-Marrero, PH-RF1111000.222
Woodward, 2B4000024.238
Milledge, LF3000001.250
Totals314645614 

a-Homered for Nady in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Delgado (21, 2nd inning off Lester, 0 on, 0 out), Beltran (21, 7th inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 2 out), Marrero (5, 8th inning off Hansen, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Lo Duca 2; Beltran 5; Delgado 4; Marrero 4.
RBI: Delgado (54), Franco (12), Beltran (60), Marrero (13).
2-out RBI: Beltran; Marrero.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Woodward 2; Wright 2.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Beltran (3, 2nd base by Lester/Varitek).
PO: Beltran (1st base by Lester).

FIELDING
DP: (Reyes-Woodward-Delgado).

 
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Youkilis, 1B5110011.312
Loretta, 2B5121011.318
Ortiz, DH3210211.267
Ramirez, LF4122102.302
  1-Kapler, PR-LF0000000.500
Nixon, RF4021001.329
Varitek, C5012023.250
Lowell, 3B4121002.311
Crisp, CF4120001.289
Gonzalez, SS4222001.267
Totals3891593513 


1-Ran for Ramirez in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Youkilis (21, Soler), Gonzalez (10, Soler), Loretta (18, Soler), Ramirez (11, Soler), Nixon (20, Sanchez).
HR: Lowell (9, 5th inning off Soler, 0 on, 1 out), Gonzalez (4, 5th inning off Soler, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Youkilis 2; Loretta 3; Ortiz; Ramirez 3; Nixon 3; Varitek; Lowell 5; Crisp 2; Gonzalez 6.
RBI: Varitek 2 (36), Loretta (32), Ramirez 2 (53), Lowell (40), Gonzalez 2 (22), Nixon (40).
2-out RBI: Varitek 2; Loretta; Ramirez 2; Nixon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lowell; Ramirez; Nixon; Varitek 2.
GIDP: Gonzalez.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Ramirez (Reyes at home).
Pickoffs: Lester (Beltran at 1st base).

 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Soler (L, 2-2)4.110883024.68
Bell 2.22000302.29
Sanchez 1.03110202.59
 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lester (W, 3-0)5.04225512.95
Tavarez 2.01110115.70
Hansen 1.01110017.71
Timlin 1.00000001.73

IBB: Ortiz (by Soler).
HBP: Nixon (by Soler), Milledge (by Lester), Nady (by Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes: Soler 107-56, Bell 44-29, Sanchez 22-16, Lester 116-73, Tavarez 33-21, Hansen 11-6, Timlin 10-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Soler 3-10, Bell 4-1, Sanchez 1-0, Lester 7-1, Tavarez 1-4, Hansen 3-0, Timlin 2-1.
Batters faced: Soler 27, Bell 9, Sanchez 6, Lester 23, Tavarez 8, Hansen 4, Timlin 3.
Umpires: HP: Tim McClelland. 1B: Marty Foster. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Bill Welke.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 19 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:13.
Att: 36,250.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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