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Sox break out brooms
Red Sox 11, White Sox 1
Julian Tavarez matched a season high with seven strikeouts on Sunday. (Nam Y. Huh/AP)
The Red Sox wrapped a dominating weekend vs. the White Sox, using a four-run fifth to secure a sweep. Dustin Pedroia's two-run single was followed by David Ortiz's two-run homer in the decisive frame. Julian Tavarez went six strong innings in the win.
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Series at a glance:
BOS
Boston (80-51)
Won 4
Boston 11, Chi White Sox 1   CWS
Chi White Sox (56-74)
Lost 5
August 26, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 1 0 0 4 2 0 0 4   11 9 0
Chi White Sox
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 3 2
Standings thru 8/26/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  White Sox Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lugo, SS5211012.240
Pedroia, 2B5112012.319
Ortiz, DH4212110.324
Lowell, 3B5011001.323
Drew, RF3211201.262
Youkilis, 1B4000033.291
Varitek, C4110021.264
Kielty, LF4222010.259
Crisp, CF4110022.273
Totals38119931112 

BATTING
HR: Drew (7, 2nd inning off Vazquez, 0 on, 1 out), Ortiz (24, 5th inning off Vazquez, 1 on, 2 out), Kielty (1, 6th inning off Vazquez, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Lugo; Pedroia; Ortiz 4; Lowell; Drew 4; Varitek; Kielty 5; Crisp.
RBI: Drew (46), Pedroia 2 (42), Ortiz 2 (87), Kielty 2 (11), Lugo (63), Lowell (93).
2-out RBI: Pedroia 2; Ortiz 2; Kielty 2; Lowell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Youkilis.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lugo (28, 2nd base off Vazquez/Pierzynski).

FIELDING
DP: (Lugo-Pedroia-Youkilis).

 
Chi White SoxABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Owens, CF4000002.241
Fields, LF4010022.238
Thome, DH3000121.263
Konerko, 1B4000022.263
Pierzynski, C3000120.267
Dye, RF3111001.249
Uribe, SS3000020.219
Richar, 2B3010010.205
Gonzalez, 3B2000111.216
Totals291313129 

BATTING
HR: Dye (25, 2nd inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Fields; Dye 4; Richar.
RBI: Dye (65).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fields.
GIDP: Fields.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Bukvich (1, fielding), Fields (9, fielding).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Tavarez (W, 7-9)6.02113714.84
Delcarmen 1.00000102.40
Gagne 1.01000103.74
Papelbon 1.00000301.74
 
Chi White SoxIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Vazquez (L, 11-7)6.067731033.89
Bukvich 2.01210104.50
Myers 1.02200003.71

Bukvich pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

Pitches-strikes: Tavarez 94-58, Delcarmen 14-8, Gagne 19-12, Papelbon 13-11, Vazquez 109-70, Bukvich 25-18, Myers 24-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Tavarez 5-6, Delcarmen 1-1, Gagne 1-1, Papelbon 0-0, Vazquez 1-7, Bukvich 3-2, Myers 1-2.
Batters faced: Tavarez 22, Delcarmen 3, Gagne 4, Papelbon 3, Vazquez 27, Bukvich 8, Myers 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Myers 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Paul Nauert. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Gerry Davis.
Weather: 76 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:59.
Att: 36,745.

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