BOSTON (AP) -Play-by-Play of Friday's Game 1 of the American League Championship Series between the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox:
Lineups-Cleveland: CF Grady Sizemore, 2B Asdrubal Cabrera, DH Travis Hafner, C Victor Martinez, 1B Ryan Garko, SS Jhonny Peralta, LF Kenny Lofton, RF Franklin Gutierrez, 3B Casey Blake, LHP C.C. Sabathia.
Boston: 2B Dustin Pedroia, 1B Kevin Youkilis, DH David Ortiz, LF Manny Ramirez, 3B Mike Lowell, RF Bobby Kielty, C Jason Varitek, CF Coco Crisp, SS Julio Lugo, RHP Josh Beckett.
Umpires-Home, Randy Marsh; First, Kerwin Danley; Second, Brian Gorman; Third, Paul Emmel; Left, Gary Cederstrom; Right, Dana Demuth.
Official Scorer-Mike Shalin.
First Pitch-7:11 p.m. EDT.
Indians first: Beckett pitching. Sizemore struck out swinging. Cabrera struck out swinging. Hafner homered to right field on 1-0 count. Martinez called out on strikes.
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Indians 1, Red Sox 0.
Red Sox first: Sabathia pitching. Pedroia lined out to pitcher Sabathia. Youkilis singled to center. Ortiz singled to center, Youkilis to second. Ramirez singled to center, Youkilis scored, Ortiz to second. Lowell grounded into double play, shortstop Peralta to second baseman Cabrera to first baseman Garko, Ramirez out at second.
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Indians 1, Red Sox 1.
Indians second: Garko grounded out, third baseman Lowell to first baseman Youkilis. Peralta grounded out, third baseman Lowell to first baseman Youkilis. Lofton flied out to left fielder Ramirez.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Indians 1, Red Sox 1.
Red Sox second: Kielty struck out swinging. Varitek called out on strikes. Crisp struck out looking.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Indians 1, Red Sox 1.
Indians third: Gutierrez struck out swinging. Blake grounded out, third baseman Lowell to first baseman Youkilis. Crisp struck out swinging.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Indians 1, Red Sox 1.
Red Sox third: Lugo hit ground rule double to right. Pedroia hit sacrifice bunt, first baseman Garko to second baseman Cabrera, Lugo to third. Youkilis walked. Ortiz hit by pitch, Youkilis to second. Ramirez walked, Lugo scored, Youkilis to third, Ortiz to second. Lowell hit ground rule double to right, Youkilis and Ortiz scored, Ramirez to third. Kielty intentionally walked. Varitek grounded out, third baseman Blake to first baseman Garko, Ramirez scored, Lowell to third, Kielty to second. Crisp grounded out, third baseman Blake to first baseman Garko.
4 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 5, Indians 1.
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