BOSTON - Play-by-play of Game 1 of the 2013 World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox:
Lineups-Cardinals: Matt Carpenter (2b), Carlos Beltran (rf), Matt Holliday (lf), Allen Craig (dh), Yadier Molina (c), David Freese (3b), Matt Adams (1b), Shane Robinson (cf), Pete Kozma (ss), Adam Wainwright (rhp).
Red Sox: Jacoby Ellsbury (cf), Shane Victorino (rf), Dustin Pedroia (2b), David Ortiz (dh), Mike Napoli (1b), Jonny Gomes (lf), Xander Bogaerts (3b), Stephen Drew (ss), David Ross (c), Jon Lester (lhp).
Umpires-Home, John Hirschbeck; First, Mark Wegner; Second, Dana DeMuth; Third, Paul Emmel; Left, Bill Miller; Right, Jim Joyce.
Official Scorers- Mike Shalin (The Sports Exchange), Rick Hummel (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), Gaku Tashiro (Sankei Sports).
First Pitch- 8:08 p.m. EDT.
Cardinals First: Lester pitching. Carpenter grounded out to shortstop Drew to first baseman Napoli. Beltran struck out swinging. Holliday singled to center. Craig popped out to second baseman Pedroia.
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Cardinals 0, Red Sox 0.
Red Sox First: Wainwright pitching. Ellsbury walked. Victorino lined out to left fielder Holliday. Pedroia singled to center, Ellsbury to second. Ortiz reached on a fielders choice, error by shortstop Kozma, Ellsbury to third and Pedroia safe at second. Napoli doubled to centerfield, Ellsbury, Pedroia scored, fielding error by center fielder Robinson, Ortiz scored. Gomes grounded out to first baseman Adams, Napoli to third. Bogaerts struck out swinging.
3 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 0.
Cardinals Second: Molina struck out looking. Freese struck out looking. Adams grounded out to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli.
0 runs, 0 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 0.
Red Sox Second: Drew singled on a pop up to catcher Molina. Ross singled to center, Drew to second. Ellsbury flied out to left fielder Holliday. Victorino reached on error by shortstop Kozma, Drew to third and Ross to second. Pedroia singled to left, Drew scored, Ross to third and Victorino to second. Ortiz hit sacrifice fly to right fielder Beltran, Ross scored, Victorino to third. Napoli grounded out to pitcher Wainwright to first baseman Adams.
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 2 left on. Red Sox 5, Cardinals 0.
Cardinals Third: Robinson grounded out to shortstop Drew to first baseman Napoli. Kozma popped out to first baseman Napoli. Carpenter struck out looking.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 5, Cardinals 0.
Red Sox Third: Jon Jay replaces right fielder Beltran. Jay moved to center field and Robinson to right field. Gomes popped out in foul territory to first baseman Adams. Bogaerts lined out to shortstop Kozma. Drew struck out swinging.
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 5, Cardinals 0.
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