Major League Baseball
BOXSCORE | RECAP
Boston 11, Minnesota 9
When: 7:10 PM ET, Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Where: Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts
Temperature: 86°
Umpires: Home - Tom Hallion, 1B - Mark Ripperger, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Cory Blaser
Attendance: 27986
Final Scoring Summary
 
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Minnesota 1002014019141
Boston 00135002-11111
Minnesota
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Max Kepler RF 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .204
Brent Rooker LF 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .195
     Rob Refsnyder PR-LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275
Jorge Polanco SS 5 1 2 3 0 2 2 .274
Josh Donaldson DH 4 2 2 1 1 0 2 .248
Luis Arraez 3B 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .311
Mitch Garver C 4 1 2 0 1 2 3 .242
Nick Gordon 2B 5 1 2 2 0 1 4 .248
Miguel Sano 1B 4 0 1 3 1 1 3 .217
Jake Cave CF 5 0 2 0 0 2 3 .188
Totals 39 9 14 9 5 11 24  
Batting
2B - Mitch Garver (13), Nick Gordon (5)
3B - Max Kepler (4)
HR - Jorge Polanco (23), Josh Donaldson (18)
TB - Max Kepler 3, Jorge Polanco 5, Josh Donaldson 5, Luis Arraez 2, Mitch Garver 3, Nick Gordon 3, Miguel Sano, Jake Cave 2
RBI - Jorge Polanco 3 (74), Josh Donaldson (52), Nick Gordon 2 (8), Miguel Sano 3 (56)
2-Out RBI - Nick Gordon 2 (4)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Max Kepler (38), Luis Arraez (28), Jake Cave (12)
GIDP - Nick Gordon (5)
Team LOB - 9
Baserunning
CS - Jake Cave (1, 2nd by Ottavino/Vazquez)
Fielding
E - Luis Arraez (7)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Griffin Jax (L 3-2) 4.2 7 9 9 4 4 3 6.29
Juan Minaya 1.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 3.47
Tyler Duffey 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.47
Caleb Thielbar 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 3.97
WP - Griffin Jax
Pitches-Strikes - Griffin Jax 92-55, Juan Minaya 30-16, Tyler Duffey 19-13, Caleb Thielbar 14-11
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Griffin Jax 2-3, Juan Minaya 2-1, Tyler Duffey 1-0, Caleb Thielbar 1-0
Batters Faced - Griffin Jax 25, Juan Minaya 6, Tyler Duffey 4, Caleb Thielbar 5
Boston
Hitters Pos AB R H RBI BB K LOB Avg
Enrique Hernandez 2B-CF 5 2 2 2 0 0 2 .254
Kyle Schwarber LF 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .348
     Christian Arroyo 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
Xander Bogaerts SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .302
Rafael Devers 3B 4 2 1 1 1 2 1 .279
J.D. Martinez DH 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .286
Alex Verdugo CF-LF 3 2 3 2 1 0 0 .286
Hunter Renfroe RF 4 2 2 5 0 1 2 .256
Travis Shaw 1B 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 .250
Christian Vazquez C 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .255
Totals 34 11 11 11 6 7 11  
Batting
2B - Rafael Devers (35), Alex Verdugo 2 (27)
HR - Enrique Hernandez (16), Hunter Renfroe 2 (25), Travis Shaw (2)
TB - Enrique Hernandez 5, Kyle Schwarber, Rafael Devers 2, Alex Verdugo 5, Hunter Renfroe 8, Travis Shaw 4, Christian Vazquez
RBI - Enrique Hernandez 2 (50), Rafael Devers (93), Alex Verdugo 2 (48), Hunter Renfroe 5 (77), Travis Shaw (5)
2-Out RBI - Rafael Devers (35), Alex Verdugo 2 (23), Hunter Renfroe 2 (30)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Enrique Hernandez (36), Hunter Renfroe (51)
GIDP - Rafael Devers (9)
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - Travis Shaw (1)
Outfield Assists - Alex Verdugo (Donaldson at 2nd)
Pitchers IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
Tanner Houck 4.2 8 3 3 1 6 0 3.43
Josh Taylor (W 1-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.57
Martin Perez 1.1 2 3 2 0 1 1 4.94
Hirokazu Sawamura (H 10) 0.2 2 2 2 1 1 0 3.18
Adam Ottavino (H 19) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.58
Matt Barnes 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 1 3.91
Hansel Robles (SV 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.89
WP - Tanner Houck, Hirokazu Sawamura
HBP - Brent Rooker (by Houck)
Pitches-Strikes - Tanner Houck 90-54, Josh Taylor 1-1, Martin Perez 18-16, Hirokazu Sawamura 24-13, Adam Ottavino 16-8, Matt Barnes 12-4, Hansel Robles 21-13
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Tanner Houck 2-2, Josh Taylor 1-0, Martin Perez 4-0, Hirokazu Sawamura 1-0, Adam Ottavino 0-1, Matt Barnes 0-0, Hansel Robles 0-0
Batters Faced - Tanner Houck 22, Josh Taylor 1, Martin Perez 7, Hirokazu Sawamura 5, Adam Ottavino 4, Matt Barnes 3, Hansel Robles 3
Inherited Runners-Scored - Josh Taylor 1-0, Hansel Robles 2-0