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Red Sox drop frustrating season opener

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Monday, March 31, 2014

WP: Britton: (1-0) LP: Lester: (0-1) S: Tom.Hunter: (1-1)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
BOSTON 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  1 9 0
BALTIMORE 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 X  2 6 0
BOSTONABRHBIBBSOAvg.
Totals3619136
Nava rf-lf500000.000
Pedroia 2b502000.400
D.Ortiz dh501001.200
Napoli 1b201021.500
Bradley Jr. pr-rf100001.000
Carp lf-1b401001.250
Sizemore cf412101.500
Bogaerts ss301010.333
Pierzynski c401000.250
Middlebrooks 3b300001.000
BALTIMOREABRHBIBBSOAvg.
Totals2826119
Markakis rf400001.000
Hardy ss401001.250
A.Jones cf302000.667
C.Davis 1b300002.000
N.Cruz lf221110.500
Wieters c301002.333
D.Young dh300001.000
Flaherty 3b300001.000
Schoop 2b301001.333

LOB: Boston 12, Baltimore 3

2B: Napoli (1), Bogaerts (1)

HR: Sizemore (1), off Tillman; N.Cruz (1), off Lester

RBIs: Sizemore (1), N.Cruz (1)

Boston IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA
Lester L 0-1 7 6 2 2 1 8 104 2.57
Tazawa 1 0 0 0 0 1 13 0.00
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA
Tillman 5 7 1 1 1 4 104 1.80
Britton W 1-0 2 1 0 0 0 0 21 0.00
Meek H, 1 0 0 0 2 1 19 0.00
Matusz H, 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.00
Tom.Hunter S 1-1 1 1 0 0 0 1 22 0.00

Runners left in scoring position: Boston 6 (Middlebrooks 2, Carp 2, Pierzynski, Bradley Jr.)

RISP: Boston 0 for 10RISP:Boston 0 for 10; Baltimore 0 for 1.

DP: Boston 2 (Pedroia, Napoli, Bogaerts), (Middlebrooks, Pedroia, Napoli)

Umpires: Home, Dana DeMuth; First, Ron Kulpa; Second, Ed Hickox; Third, Lance Barrett.

Runners moved up: Carp, Pierzynski 2.

GIDP: Hardy, D.Young.

  Inherited runners-scored: Matusz 2-0

HBP: by Tom.Hunter (Middlebrooks)

T: 2:53

A: 46,685 (45,971)

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