Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

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

Game 1: Tuesday, September 1
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Game 2: Wednesday, September 2
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Game 3: Thursday, September 3
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Red Sox 8

(77-54, 32-33 away)

Rays 4

(71-60, 42-22 home)

    7:08 PM ET, September 1, 2009

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    W: J. Lester (11-7)

    L: A. Sonnanstine (6-8)

    S: J. Papelbon (33)

    Game Information

    StadiumTropicana Field, St. Petersburg, FL
    Attendance17,692 (51.9% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:44
    Weatherindoors
    UmpiresHome Plate - Paul Nauert, First Base - Joe West, Second Base - Ed Rapuano, Third Base - Paul Schrieber