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Sox endure tumbling Dice
Tigers 6, Red Sox 5
Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed six runs on 10 hits over five innings of work. (Paul Sancya/AP)
After six brilliant outings, Daisuke Matsuzaka was roughed up by the Tigers on Sunday. Julio Lugo went 3-for-3, and after 11 years in the Minors, Jeff Bailey's first big-league hit was a seventh-inning solo home run.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 08, 2007
BOS
Boston (53-34)
Lost 3
Detroit 6, Boston 5   DET
Detroit (52-34)
Won 5
July 8, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 0   5 7 0
Detroit
1 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 X   6 10 5
Standings thru 7/8/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Tigers Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF4100112.265
Pedroia, 2B4010100.318
Ortiz, DH3001111.314
Lowell, 3B4011003.300
Varitek, C4010103.279
Drew, RF4100106.258
Pena, LF4000032.208
Bailey, 1B3111000.111
  a-Ramirez, PH1000011.284
  Hinske, 1B0000000.193
Lugo, SS3232100.197
Totals345756618 

a-Struck out for Bailey in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Lugo (13, Capellan).
HR: Bailey (1, 7th inning off Robertson, 0 on, 0 out), Lugo (5, 7th inning off Robertson, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Pedroia; Lowell; Varitek; Bailey 4; Lugo 7.
RBI: Ortiz (52), Lowell (63), Bailey (1), Lugo 2 (40).
2-out RBI: Lugo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Drew 3; Varitek; Crisp.
SF: Lowell.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lugo (22, 2nd base off Robertson/Rabelo).

FIELDING
DP: (Varitek-Lugo).

 
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Granderson, CF4110000.283
Thames, RF4111002.244
Sheffield, DH4232000.303
Casey, 1B3111112.300
Guillen, SS3112111.325
Monroe, LF4020010.223
Rabelo, C3000012.240
  a-Rodriguez, PH-C1000000.288
Infante, 2B3000001.284
Inge, 3B3010011.248
Totals326106259 

a-Grounded out for Rabelo in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Sheffield 2 (14, Matsuzaka, Matsuzaka), Granderson (24, Matsuzaka).
HR: Sheffield (21, 1st inning off Matsuzaka, 0 on, 2 out), Thames (10, 3rd inning off Matsuzaka, 0 on, 1 out), Guillen (14, 3rd inning off Matsuzaka, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Granderson 2; Thames 4; Sheffield 8; Casey; Guillen 4; Monroe 2; Inge.
RBI: Sheffield 2 (58), Thames (28), Casey (34), Guillen 2 (67).
2-out RBI: Sheffield 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Casey 2.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
CS: Guillen (6, 2nd base by Lopez/Varitek), Monroe (3, 2nd base by Matsuzaka/Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Rabelo (2, throw), Monroe 2 (3, throw, fielding), Guillen (16, fielding), Capellan (1, pickoff).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Matsuzaka (L, 10-6)5.010661433.84
Timlin 2.00000004.38
Lopez 1.00001103.00
 
DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Robertson (W, 5-6)6.14444224.92
McBride 0.00001003.72
Capellan (H, 1)1.11101203.86
Miner (H, 4)0.10000101.65
Jones (S, 22)1.02000105.20

McBride pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Matsuzaka, McBride.
IBB: Varitek (by Robertson).
HBP: Ortiz (by Robertson).
Pitches-strikes: Matsuzaka 90-58, Timlin 18-11, Lopez 15-8, Robertson 107-66, McBride 5-1, Capellan 27-15, Miner 7-5, Jones 14-12.
Ground outs-fly outs: Matsuzaka 4-6, Timlin 1-5, Lopez 1-0, Robertson 10-7, McBride 0-0, Capellan 0-2, Miner 0-0, Jones 0-2.
Batters faced: Matsuzaka 25, Timlin 6, Lopez 3, Robertson 29, McBride 1, Capellan 6, Miner 1, Jones 5.
Inherited runners-scored: McBride 1-0, Capellan 2-0, Miner 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Wolf. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Jim Joyce. 3B: Mike Everitt.
Weather: 87 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to LF.
T: 3:12.
Att: 41,943.

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