Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Boston leads 1-0 (as of 9/6)

Game 1: Monday, September 6
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Game 2: Tuesday, September 7
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Game 3: Wednesday, September 8
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Red Sox 8

(82-54, 33-32 away)

Athletics 3

(81-56, 45-20 home)

10:05 PM ET, September 6, 2004

O.co Coliseum, Oakland, California 

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BOS 000200204 8 13 0
OAK 101000100 3 7 0

W: B. Arroyo (8-9)

L: B. Zito (10-10)

Game Notes

BOSTON'S JASON VARITEK SINGLED IN THE NINTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES.
THE HOME RUNS BY BOSTON'S MANNY RAMIREZ AND DAVID ORTIZ IN THE FOURTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
THE HOME RUN BY OAKLAND'S MARK KOTSAY LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.