Final in 12

Series: Game 1 of 3

Boston leads 1-0 (as of 8/1)

Game 1: Friday, August 1
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Game 2: Saturday, August 2
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Game 3: Sunday, August 3
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Athletics 1

(53-55, 21-26 away)

Red Sox 2

(62-48, 38-16 home)

    7:05 PM ET, August 1, 2008

    Fenway Park, Boston, Massachusetts 

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    W: M. Timlin (4-3)

    L: A. Embree (1-4)

    Game Notes

    BOSTON'S MIKE LOWELL LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE 10TH INNING WITH A RIGHT HIP STRAIN.