Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland Athletics 12/07/2013 - Results and Statistical Highlights
The Baseball match between BOS and the Oakland on 12/07/2013 kicked off with a lot of pressure on BOS as they had struggled during the earlier part of their season. The match that took place last night however turned things around for them as a few brilliant performances helped them cross the line and attain a victory by a fairly comfortable margin towards the end. Read on for the Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland Athletics 12/07/2013 results along with a review and a few statistical highlights of the match as it happened.
During the 8th inning Dustin Pedroia hit a tiebreaking two run single to help the results tilt in favor of BOS as they won 4-2.
John Lackey (7-6) who was one of the best highlights of their play crossed his season-high of four walks in seven innings to help carry BOS to their fourth consecutive victory.
John Jaso also hit an RBI single in the fifth inning while Jed Lowrie added a homeun in the sixth for OAK.
Sean Doolittle (3-3) on the other hand allowed one hit and ended up hitting a batter just before Ryan Cook had given up on Pedroia's two-out single.
Andrew Bailey tossed a scoreless eight while Koji Uehara pitched a perfect ninth.
Jarrod Parker retired his final 16 batters and gave up on two runs and three hits in seven innings as he stroke out three.
John Donaldson's vague throw helped Mike Napoli to advance to the second after which Parker's pitch which was at a speed on 92 MPH neared Daniel Nava and hit on the right side of Bucknor's mask. Bucknor was in pain as he went down on one knee and the second base umpire Bill Miller replaced him as the game re started with three umpires.
Boston Red Sox Vs Oakland Athletics Scorecard
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