Boston Red Sox (57-48) 9, Kansas City Royals (54-48) 8
July 29, 2017

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Kansas City       0 0 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 8 14 1
Boston       0 1 1 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 9 13 3


Two out when winning run scored.



Kansas City AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Merrifield, 2B 6 2 4 2 0 0 2 .300
Bonifacio, J, RF 6 1 1 1 0 4 7 .263
Cain, CF 4 1 2 3 1 1 1 .270
Hosmer, 1B 4 0 1 1 1 1 2 .320
Perez, S, C 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 .287
  1-Gore, PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Butera, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Moustakas, 3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .275
Moss, DH 4 1 1 0 1 3 0 .210
Escobar, A, SS 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .230
Gordon, A, LF 3 2 1 0 2 0 2 .201
  Cahill, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308
  Alexander, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Feliz, N, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Buchter, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Maurer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Soria, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Minor, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 41 8 14 8 5 11 23 .255
 
1-Ran for Perez, S in the 9th.
 
BATTING
HR: Cain (12, 4th inning off Rodriguez, E, 2 on, 2 out).
TB: Perez, S 2; Moss; Cain 5; Gordon, A; Merrifield 4; Escobar, A 2; Bonifacio, J; Hosmer.
RBI: Merrifield 2 (45); Cain 3 (33); Bonifacio, J (33); Hosmer (55); Perez, S (64).
2-out RBI: Cain 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Perez, S; Bonifacio, J 2; Moustakas; Merrifield.
SF: Perez, S.
GIDP: Moustakas 2.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Merrifield (17, 2nd base off Rodriguez, E/Vazquez); Gordon, A (4, 2nd base off Hembree/Vazquez).
CS: Cain (1, 2nd base by Hembree/Vazquez); Gore (1, 2nd base by Kimbrel/Leon).

FIELDING
E: Moustakas (6, fielding).
PB: Perez, S (2).
Outfield assists: Cain (Bogaerts at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Cain-Escobar, A; Moustakas-Merrifield-Hosmer).

Boston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Betts, RF 4 0 0 1 1 1 1 .270
Nunez, E, 2B 6 2 3 3 0 1 2 .315
Benintendi, LF 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .265
Ramirez, H, DH 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .253
Bradley Jr., CF 3 2 1 1 1 0 1 .269
Bogaerts, SS 4 0 2 0 1 1 3 .283
Moreland, 1B 4 1 0 0 1 1 6 .236
Vazquez, C 4 1 3 2 0 0 2 .262
  1-Holt, PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .196
  Leon, C 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .243
Devers, 3B 5 0 2 1 0 2 2 .294
  Rodriguez, E, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Abad, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Boyer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Scott, Ro, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Hembree, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Kimbrel, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Barnes, M, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 39 9 13 8 6 8 20 .260
 
1-Ran for Vazquez in the 8th.
 
BATTING
2B: Vazquez (11, Cahill); Leon (9, Minor).
3B: Vazquez (2, Cahill).
HR: Nunez, E 2 (6, 3rd inning off Cahill, 0 on, 1 out; 5th inning off Cahill, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Leon 2; Nunez, E 9; Devers 2; Bradley Jr.; Vazquez 6; Ramirez, H; Bogaerts 2.
RBI: Vazquez 2 (19); Nunez, E 3 (34); Devers (2); Bradley Jr. (41); Betts (63).
2-out RBI: Vazquez 2; Devers.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez, H; Devers; Vazquez; Moreland 2.
SF: Bradley Jr.; Betts.
GIDP: Nunez, E.
Team RISP: 3-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
E: Rodriguez, E (1, pickoff); Devers (1, throw); Nunez, E (10, throw).
PB: Vazquez (8).
DP: 2 (Devers-Bogaerts-Moreland; Bogaerts-Moreland).


Kansas City IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cahill  4.0 8 5 5 2 2 2 4.15
Alexander  1.0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.98
Feliz, N (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.83
Buchter (H, 16) 0.1 0 1 0 2 0 0 2.95
Maurer (H, 3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.49
Soria (BS, 7) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.20
Minor (L, 5-3) 1.2 1 1 1 2 3 0 2.49
Totals 9.2 13 9 7 6 8 2 4.17
Boston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Rodriguez, E  4.0 7 4 4 3 5 1 4.16
Abad  1.0 1 2 1 1 1 0 3.09
Boyer (BS, 1) 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 3.55
Scott, Ro  1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.46
Hembree  1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.64
Kimbrel  1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.24
Barnes, M (W, 6-2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.06
Totals 10.0 14 8 6 5 11 1 3.67

Cahill pitched to 1 batter in the 5th.
Abad pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.
Boyer pitched to 3 batters in the 6th.

Game Scores: Cahill 19; Rodriguez, E 31.
WP: Cahill; Soria; Minor 3; Boyer.
IBB: Betts (by Minor).
Pitches-strikes: Cahill 90-51; Alexander 28-17; Feliz, N 20-13; Buchter 18-7; Maurer 10-6; Soria 9-7; Minor 36-23; Rodriguez, E 107-73; Abad 29-17; Boyer 13-8; Scott, Ro 26-18; Hembree 13-10; Kimbrel 15-10; Barnes, M 19-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Cahill 6-2; Alexander 4-0; Feliz, N 0-1; Buchter 0-1; Maurer 0-0; Soria 1-1; Minor 2-1; Rodriguez, E 2-4; Abad 2-0; Boyer 0-0; Scott, Ro 3-0; Hembree 0-0; Kimbrel 0-0; Barnes, M 0-2.
Batters faced: Cahill 20; Alexander 6; Feliz, N 3; Buchter 3; Maurer 2; Soria 4; Minor 9; Rodriguez, E 22; Abad 5; Boyer 3; Scott, Ro 6; Hembree 4; Kimbrel 3; Barnes, M 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Maurer 1-0; Boyer 2-2; Scott, Ro 3-2; Hembree 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Todd Tichenor. 1B: Nic Lentz. 2B: Adam Hamari. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 66 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, In from CF.
First pitch: 7:10 PM.
T: 4:45.
Att: 36,912.
Venue: Fenway Park.
July 29, 2017


Compiled by MLB Advanced Media