World Series Play-by-Play, Game 4

Updated: October 27, 2013, 11:55 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Play-by-play of Game 4 of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals:

Lineups-Red Sox: Jacoby Ellsbury (cf), Daniel Nava (rf), Dustin Pedroia (2b), David Ortiz (1b), Jonny Gomes (lf), Xander Bogaerts (3b), Stephen Drew (ss), David Ross (c), Clay Buchholz (rhp).

Cardinals: Matt Carpenter (2b), Carlos Beltran (rf), Matt Holliday (lf), Matt Adams (1b), Yadier Molina (c), Jon Jay (cf), David Freese (3b), Daniel Descalso (ss), Lance Lynn (rhp).

Umpires-Home, Paul Emmel; First, Bill Miller; Second, Jim Joyce; Third, John Hirschbeck; Left, Mark Wegner; Right, Dana DeMuth.

Official Scorers-Pete Abraham (The Boston Globe), Gary Mueller (St. Louis official scorer), Gaku Tashiro (Sankei Sports).

First Pitch- 8:14 p.m. EDT.

Red Sox First: Lynn pitching. Ellsbury popped out to shortstop Descalso. Nava grounded out to first baseman Adams. Pedroia struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 0, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals First: Buchholz pitching. Carpenter grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz. Beltran flied out to center fielder Ellsbury. Holliday grounded out, third baseman Bogaerts to first baseman Ortiz.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 0, Red Sox 0.

Red Sox Second: Ortiz beats out a broken bat, infield hit to pitcher Lynn. Gomes grounds into a double play, third baseman Freese to second baseman Carpenter to first baseman Adams. Ortiz out at second. Bogaerts grounded out, shortstop Descalso to first baseman Adams.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 0, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Second: Adams grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz. Molina doubled to right center. On 3-2 count, Jay walked. Freese struck out looking. Descalso grounded out, shortstop Drew to first baseman Ortiz.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 left on. Cardinals 0, Red Sox 0.

Red Sox Third: Drew popped out to third baseman Freese in foul territory. Ross struck out swinging. Buchholz struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 0, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Third: On 3-2 count, Lynn struck out looking. Carpenter singled up the middle and on center field Ellsbury's fielding error, Carpenter to second. Beltran singled to right center, Carpenter scored. Holliday flied out to left fielder Gomes. Adams flied out to center fielder Ellsbury.

1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 0.

Red Sox Fourth: Ellsbury grounded out, first baseman Adams to pitcher Lynn. Nava flied out to center fielder Jay. Pedroia struck out looking.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 0.

Cardinals Fourth: Molina grounded out, pitcher Buchholz to first baseman Ortiz. On four pitches, Jay walked. Freese grounded into force out, shortstop Drew to second baseman Pedroia. Jay out at second. With Descalso batting, wild pitch by Buchholz, Freese to second. Descalso intentionally walked. Lynn flied out to right fielder Nava.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 0.

Red Sox Fifth: Ortiz doubled to right center. On 3-2 count, Gomes walked. Bogaerts walked, Ortiz to third, Gomes to second. Drew out on sacrifice fly to left fielder Holliday, Ortiz scored. On 3-2 count, Ross struck out. Mike Carp pitch hitting for Buchholz, grounded out to first baseman Adams.

1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Fifth: Doubront pitching. Carpenter struck out looking. Beltran flied out to left fielder Gomes. Holliday struck out looking.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Red Sox Sixth: Ellsbury popped out to shortstop Descalso. Nava grounded out, third baseman Freese to first baseman Adams. Pedroia singled to left center. Ortiz walked on four pitches, Pedroia to second. Seth Maness pitching, relieving Lynn. Gomes homered to left center, Pedroia, Ortiz and Gomes scored. Bogaerts singled to right. Drew grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Adams.

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Sixth: Adams struck out looking. Molina flied out to left fielder Gomes. Jay grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 1.

Red Sox Seventh: Ross flied out to center fielder Jay. Doubront struck out swinging. Randy Choate pitching, relieving Maness. Ellsbury flied out to right fielder Beltran.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Seventh: Freese grounded out, shortstop Drew to first baseman Ortiz. Descalso popped out to second baseman Pedroia. Shane Robinson, pitch hitting for Choate, doubled to left center. Craig Breslow pitching, relieving Doubront. Carpenter singled to right, Robinson scored. Beltran walked on four pitches, Carpenter to second. Junichi Tazawa pitching, relieving Breslow. Holliday grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz.

1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 2.

Red Sox Eighth: Kevin Siegrist pitching. Nava popped up to second baseman Carpenter. Pedroia popped out to left fielder Holliday. Ortiz singled up the middle. John Axford pitching, relieving Siegrist. Offensive substitution, pinch-runner Quinton Berry replaced Ortiz. With Gomes batting, Berry stole second. On 3-2 count, Gomes walked. On 3-2 count, Bogaerts strikes out looking.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 2.

Cardinals Eighth: John Lackey pitching. Defensive substitution, Mike Napoli in at first base. Adams grounded out, third baseman Bogaerts to first baseman Napoli. Molina reaches second on third baseman Bogaerts throwing error. With Jay batting, Molina to third on Lackey's wild pitch. Jay popped out to shortstop Drew. Freese grounded out, shortstop Drew to first baseman Napoli.

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 2.

Red Sox Ninth: Drew flied out to center fielder Jay. Ross flied out to left fielder Holliday. On 3-2 count, Napoli struck out looking.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 2.

Cardinals Ninth: Koji Uehara pitching. Descalso grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli. Allen Craig, pitching hitting for Axford, singled to center. Pitch runner Kolten Wong in for Craig. Carpenter popped out to second baseman Pedroia. With Beltran batting, Wong picked off first base, pitcher Uehara to first baseman Napoli.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 4, Cardinals 2.


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