WhatIfSports.com's 2007 World Series Predictions
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World Series Game 2
10/25/07
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Colorado Rockies
C.Schilling enters the game to pitch.  
  W.Taveras flies out to deep CF.  
+ K.Matsui rips a liner to RCF for a double.
M.Holliday crushes a 2-run homer to LF.  
  T.Helton smokes a line drive to RCF for a double.
  G.Atkins hits a shallow flyout to LCF.
  B.Hawpe grounds out to 1B.
Colorado Rockies 2 3 0
Boston Red Sox 0 0 0
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Boston Red Sox
U.Jimenez enters the game to pitch.  
  D.Pedroia hits a shallow flyout to LF.  
  K.Youkilis swings and misses for strike 3.  
  D.Ortiz grounds out to 2B.  
Colorado Rockies 2 3 0
Boston Red Sox 0 0 0
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Colorado Rockies
  S.Smith lines a single to RF.
DP T.Tulowitzki is plunked in the arm by a pitch.
DP Y.Torrealba lines a single to LF. S.Smith scores.
DP W.Taveras swings and misses for strike 3.
DP K.Matsui flies out to RCF. T.Tulowitzki is safe at 3B in a close play.
  M.Holliday grounds out to 1B.
Colorado Rockies 3 5 0
Boston Red Sox 0 0 0
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Boston Red Sox
  M.Ramirez grounds out to SS.  
  M.Lowell hits a shallow flyout to LF.  
  J.Drew takes ball four.
  J.Varitek is drilled in the arm by a pitch.
J.Ellsbury grounds a single to RF. J.Drew scores.
  J.Lugo grounds out to the pitcher.
Colorado Rockies 3 5 0
Boston Red Sox 1 1 0
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Colorado Rockies
  T.Helton flies out to RF.  
  G.Atkins grounds out to 3B.  
B.Hawpe hits a flyball solo homer to CF.  
  S.Smith lines a single to RF.
  T.Tulowitzki flies out to CF.
Colorado Rockies 4 7 0
Boston Red Sox 1 1 0
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Boston Red Sox
  D.Pedroia grounds out to 2B.  
K.Youkilis smacks a solo homer to LF that barely clears the wall.  
  D.Ortiz flies out to CF.  
  M.Ramirez hits a line drive single to LF.
  M.Lowell hits a shallow flyout to LCF.
Colorado Rockies 4 7 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Colorado Rockies
  Y.Torrealba takes strike 3 looking.  
  W.Taveras flies out to RCF.  
  K.Matsui grounds out to 2B.  
Colorado Rockies 4 7 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Boston Red Sox
  J.Drew grounds out to 1B.  
  J.Varitek walks.
DP J.Ellsbury flies out to CF.
  J.Lugo grounds out to SS.
Colorado Rockies 4 7 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Colorado Rockies
- M.Holliday bloops a single to LF.
DP T.Helton strikes out on a ball out of the zone.
DP G.Atkins smokes a line drive single to LF.
DP B.Hawpe lines a 3-run homer to LF.  
J.Lester enters the game to pitch.  
  S.Smith grounds out to 1B.  
  T.Tulowitzki strikes out swinging.  
Colorado Rockies 7 10 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Boston Red Sox
  D.Pedroia flies out to LCF.  
  K.Youkilis flies out to CF.  
  D.Ortiz grounds out to 1B.  
Colorado Rockies 7 10 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Colorado Rockies
  Y.Torrealba grounds out to 1B.  
  W.Taveras walks.
DP K.Matsui grounds to 1B. They get the force at 2B, but the batter beats the throw to 1B to avoid the DP.
  M.Holliday grounds it thru the hole to LF for a single.
  T.Helton takes ball four.
G.Atkins draws the walk. K.Matsui scores.
  B.Hawpe grounds out to 1B.
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 2 3 0
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Boston Red Sox
M.Herges enters the game to pitch.  
  M.Ramirez hits a flyball double to CF.
  M.Lowell grounds out to 2B.
J.Drew lines a single to RF. M.Ramirez scores.
DP J.Varitek grounds into a 4-6-3 double play.  
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 5 0
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Colorado Rockies
M.Timlin enters the game to pitch.  
  S.Smith grounds out to 3B.  
  T.Tulowitzki pops out to 3B.  
  Y.Torrealba grounds out to SS.  
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 5 0
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Boston Red Sox
  J.Ellsbury strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  J.Lugo grounds out to 2B.  
  D.Pedroia hits an infield single to 3B.
B.Fuentes enters the game to pitch.  
  K.Youkilis lines out to 3B.
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 6 0
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Colorado Rockies
  W.Taveras fouls out to the C on the 1B side.  
  K.Matsui flies out to RF.  
  M.Holliday flies out to deep RF.  
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 6 0
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Boston Red Sox
C.Iannetta enters the game at C as a defensive replacement.  
  D.Ortiz grounds out to 1B.  
  M.Ramirez strikes out on a ball out of the zone.  
  M.Lowell grounds out to SS.  
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 6 0
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Colorado Rockies
  T.Helton grounds out to 2B.  
  G.Atkins takes ball four.
M.Delcarmen enters the game to pitch.  
DP B.Hawpe grounds to 1B. They get the force at 2B, but the batter beats the throw to 1B to avoid the DP.
  S.Smith flies out to RCF.
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 3 6 0
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Boston Red Sox
R.Speier enters the game to pitch.  
  J.Drew is plunked in the knee by a pitch.
DP R.Speier is charged with a balk and all runners advance.
  J.Varitek takes ball four.
DP J.Ellsbury strikes out swinging.
DP J.Lugo strikes out swinging.
D.Pedroia hits a Texas League single to LCF. J.Drew scores.
M.Corpas enters the game to pitch.  
  K.Youkilis grounds out to 2B.
Colorado Rockies 8 11 0
Boston Red Sox 4 7 0
Colorado Rockies
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Willy Taveras CF 100 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .250
Kazuo Matsui 2B 100 5 2 1 0 0 0 3 .444
Matt Holliday LF 100 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .333
Todd Helton 1B 100 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .125
Garrett Atkins 3B 100 3 1 1 1 2 0 1 .143
Brad Hawpe RF 100 5 2 2 4 0 0 5 .444
Seth Smith DH 100 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .375
Troy Tulowitzki SS 100 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Yorvit Torrealba C 100 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .286
Chris Iannetta C 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -
Game Totals -- 100 38 8 11 8 4 4 -- .289
Colorado Rockies
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Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Willy Taveras CF 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kazuo Matsui 2B 100 5 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Matt Holliday LF 100 5 3 0 0 1 6 0 0
Todd Helton 1B 100 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 0
Garrett Atkins 3B 100 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Brad Hawpe RF 100 5 2 0 0 2 8 0 0
Seth Smith DH 100 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Troy Tulowitzki SS 100 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yorvit Torrealba C 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Chris Iannetta C 100 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 38 11 2 0 3 22 0 0
Colorado Rockies
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Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Willy Taveras CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kazuo Matsui 2B 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Holliday LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Todd Helton 1B 12 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Garrett Atkins 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brad Hawpe RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Seth Smith DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Troy Tulowitzki SS 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Yorvit Torrealba C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chris Iannetta C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 26 11 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Batting

2B: K.Matsui (1), T.Helton (1)

HR: M.Holliday (1), B.Hawpe 2 (2)

RBI: M.Holliday 2 (2), G.Atkins (1), B.Hawpe 4 (4), Y.Torrealba (2)

2-Out RBI: G.Atkins, B.Hawpe

HBP: T.Tulowitzki

Baserunning
Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Ubaldo Jimenez, W (1-0) 100 5.0 3 2 2 2 1 1 73 3.60
Matt Herges 97 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 21 9.00
Brian Fuentes 100 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 15 0.00
Ryan Speier 100 0.2 1 1 1 1 2 0 19 4.50
Manuel Corpas, SV (1) 100 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.00
Game Totals 99 9.0 7 4 4 3 5 1 131 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Ubaldo Jimenez, W (1-0) 100 21 18 3 0 0 1 7 7 .167
Matt Herges 97 7 7 3 1 0 0 3 0 .364
Brian Fuentes 100 4 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
Ryan Speier 100 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Manuel Corpas, SV (1) 100 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Game Totals 99 38 33 7 1 0 1 13 8 ---
Boston Red Sox
Basic View Advanced View Fielding
Player Pos % AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Dustin Pedroia 2B 100 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 .556
Kevin Youkilis 1B 100 5 1 1 1 0 1 3 .222
David Ortiz DH 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Manny Ramirez LF 100 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .500
Mike Lowell 3B 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
J.D. Drew RF 100 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 .500
Jason Varitek C 100 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000
Jacoby Ellsbury CF 100 4 0 1 1 0 2 3 .250
Julio Lugo SS 100 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .125
Game Totals -- 100 33 4 7 4 3 5 -- .212
Boston Red Sox
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Player Pos % AB H 2B 3B HR TB SB CS
Dustin Pedroia 2B 100 5 2 0 0 0 2 0 0
Kevin Youkilis 1B 100 5 1 0 0 1 4 0 0
David Ortiz DH 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Ramirez LF 100 4 2 1 0 0 3 0 0
Mike Lowell 3B 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Drew RF 100 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Jason Varitek C 100 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jacoby Ellsbury CF 100 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
Julio Lugo SS 100 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 100 33 7 1 0 1 11 0 0
Boston Red Sox
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Player Pos PO A E DP SB CS PB + -
Dustin Pedroia 2B 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Youkilis 1B 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
David Ortiz DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Manny Ramirez LF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mike Lowell 3B 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
J.D. Drew RF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jason Varitek C 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jacoby Ellsbury CF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Julio Lugo SS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Game Totals -- 26 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Batting

2B: M.Ramirez (2)

HR: K.Youkilis (1)

RBI: D.Pedroia (1), K.Youkilis (2), J.Drew (1), J.Ellsbury (2)

2-Out RBI: D.Pedroia, J.Ellsbury

HBP: J.Drew, J.Varitek

Baserunning
Fielding
Basic View Advanced
Player % IP H R ER BB SO HR PC ERA
Curt Schilling, L (0-1) 100 4.1 10 7 7 0 3 3 78 14.54
Jon Lester 100 1.2 1 1 1 3 1 0 34 5.40
Mike Timlin 100 2.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 25 0.00
Manny Delcarmen 100 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.00
Game Totals 100 9.0 11 8 8 4 4 3 142 ---
View Basic Advanced
Player % BFP AB H 2B 3B HR GB FB OAV
Curt Schilling, L (0-1) 100 24 23 10 2 0 3 4 6 .435
Jon Lester 100 9 6 1 0 0 0 4 0 .167
Mike Timlin 100 8 7 0 0 0 0 3 4 .000
Manny Delcarmen 100 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Game Totals 100 43 38 11 2 0 3 12 11 ---
Boxscore Glossary
Defense Offense Fielding
CI : Corners In BH : Bunt Hit Attempt  - : Poor Play
DP : Double Play Depth HR : Hit and Run  + : Good Play
GL : Guard Lines SH : Sac Bunt Attempt ++ : Great Play
II : Infield In SB : Stolen Base Attempt +- : Good Range
OD : Outfield Deep    
OS : Outfield Shallow    
Player of the Game
Brad Hawpe drives in 4 runs