Final

Series: Game 3 of 3

Boston won 2-1

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 6

(78-55, 33-34 away)

Rays 3

(72-61, 43-23 home)

    7:08 PM ET, September 3, 2009

    Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    W: C. Buchholz (4-3)

    L: D. Price (7-7)

    S: J. Papelbon (34)

    Game Notes

    RAYS CENTERFIELDER B.J. UPTON LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH A SPRAINED LEFT ANKLE
    RAYS SECOND BASEMAN AKINORI IWAMURA WAS SCRATCHED FROM THE STARTING LINEUP WITH A SORE LEFT ANKLE

    Game Information

    StadiumTropicana Field, St. Petersburg, FL
    Attendance20,823 (61.1% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:16
    Weatherindoors
    UmpiresHome Plate - Ed Rapuano, First Base - Paul Schrieber, Second Base - Paul Nauert, Third Base - Joe West