2008 Boston Red Sox Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 95-67
Finished 2nd in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 3,048,250, Avg. 37,633
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Wild Card Playoff Qualifier
American League Division Series - Defeated Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 3-1
American League Championship Series - Lost to Tampa Bay Rays 4-3
Manager: Terry Francona (95-65)
Manager: Brad Mills (0-2)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
2008 Boston Red Sox Statistics
2008 Boston Red Sox Roster

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 2008 season with a record of 95 wins and 67 losses, finishing second in the AL's East Division.

The Red Sox scored 845 runs and surrendered 694 runs. Kevin Youkilis paced Boston with 29 home runs, while J. D. Drew, Manny Ramirez, Mike Lowell, David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia each walloped 20 or more, too. Kevin Youkilis accounted for 115 RBI. Dustin Pedroia topped all regular batters by hitting .326. Daisuke Matsuzaka led the team with 18 wins, plus Jon Lester added 15 or more wins, too Daisuke Matsuzaka earned a 2.90 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Terry Francona and Brad Mills coached the team. The 2008 Boston Red Sox qualified for the playoffs as a wild card.

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Regular Season Runs For: 845
Regular Season Runs Against: 694

Date Game Res Home Road Record
March 25, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Oakland Athletics 5 W 0-0 1-0 1-0 Tokyo, Japan
March 26, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Oakland Athletics 5 L 0-0 1-1 1-1 Tokyo, Japan
April 1, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Oakland Athletics 1 W 0-0 2-1 2-1
April 2, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Oakland Athletics 0 W 0-0 3-1 3-1
April 4, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 6 L 0-0 3-2 3-2
April 5, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Toronto Blue Jays 10 L 0-0 3-3 3-3
April 6, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 7 L 0-0 3-4 3-4
April 8, 2008 Detroit Tigers 0 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 1-0 3-4 4-4
April 9, 2008 Detroit Tigers 7 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 1-1 3-4 4-5
April 10, 2008 Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 12 W 2-1 3-4 5-5
April 11, 2008 New York Yankees 4 at Boston Red Sox 1 L 2-2 3-4 5-6
April 12, 2008 New York Yankees 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 3-2 3-4 6-6
April 13, 2008 New York Yankees 5 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 4-2 3-4 7-6
April 14, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 4-2 4-4 8-6
April 15, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 4-2 5-4 9-6
April 16, 2008 Boston Red Sox 9 at New York Yankees 15 L 4-2 5-5 9-7
April 17, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at New York Yankees 5 W 4-2 6-5 10-7
April 18, 2008 Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 11 W 5-2 6-5 11-7
April 19, 2008 Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 6-2 6-5 12-7
April 20, 2008 Texas Rangers 5 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 7-2 6-5 13-7
April 21, 2008 Texas Rangers 3 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 8-2 6-5 14-7
April 22, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 6 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 9-2 6-5 15-7
April 23, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 6 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 9-3 6-5 15-8
April 24, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 7 at Boston Red Sox 5 L 9-4 6-5 15-9
April 25, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Tampa Bay Rays 5 L 9-4 6-6 15-10
April 26, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Tampa Bay Rays 2 L 9-4 6-7 15-11
April 27, 2008 Boston Red Sox 0 at Tampa Bay Rays 3 L 9-4 6-8 15-12
April 29, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 0 at Boston Red Sox 1 W 10-4 6-8 16-12
April 30, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 11-4 6-8 17-12
May 1, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 3 at Boston Red Sox 0 L 11-5 6-8 17-13
May 2, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 3 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 12-5 6-8 18-13
May 3, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 4 at Boston Red Sox 12 W 13-5 6-8 19-13
May 4, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 3 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 14-5 6-8 20-13
May 5, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 14-5 7-8 21-13
May 6, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 0 W 14-5 8-8 22-13
May 7, 2008 Boston Red Sox 9 at Detroit Tigers 10 L 14-5 8-9 22-14
May 8, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 1 W 14-5 9-9 23-14
May 9, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 14-5 9-10 23-15
May 10, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Minnesota Twins 2 W 14-5 10-10 24-15
May 11, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Minnesota Twins 9 L 14-5 10-11 24-16
May 12, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 14-5 10-12 24-17
May 13, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 14-5 10-13 24-18
May 14, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 14-5 10-14 24-19
May 17, 2008 Milwaukee Brewers 3 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 15-5 10-14 25-19
May 17, 2008 Milwaukee Brewers 6 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 16-5 10-14 26-19
May 18, 2008 Milwaukee Brewers 7 at Boston Red Sox 11 W 17-5 10-14 27-19
May 19, 2008 Kansas City Royals 0 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 18-5 10-14 28-19
May 20, 2008 Kansas City Royals 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 19-5 10-14 29-19
May 21, 2008 Kansas City Royals 3 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 20-5 10-14 30-19
May 22, 2008 Kansas City Royals 8 at Boston Red Sox 11 W 21-5 10-14 31-19
May 23, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 8 L 21-5 10-15 31-20
May 24, 2008 Boston Red Sox 0 at Oakland Athletics 3 L 21-5 10-16 31-21
May 25, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Oakland Athletics 6 L 21-5 10-17 31-22
May 26, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Seattle Mariners 3 W 21-5 11-17 32-22
May 27, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Seattle Mariners 4 L 21-5 11-18 32-23
May 28, 2008 Boston Red Sox 0 at Seattle Mariners 1 L 21-5 11-19 32-24
May 30, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 21-5 12-19 33-24
May 31, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 21-5 13-19 34-24
June 1, 2008 Boston Red Sox 9 at Baltimore Orioles 4 W 21-5 14-19 35-24
June 2, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 21-5 14-20 35-25
June 3, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 4 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 22-5 14-20 36-25
June 4, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 1 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 23-5 14-20 37-25
June 5, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 1 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 24-5 14-20 38-25
June 6, 2008 Seattle Mariners 8 at Boston Red Sox 0 L 24-6 14-20 38-26
June 7, 2008 Seattle Mariners 3 at Boston Red Sox 11 W 25-6 14-20 39-26
June 8, 2008 Seattle Mariners 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 26-6 14-20 40-26
June 10, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 10 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 26-7 14-20 40-27
June 11, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 3 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 27-7 14-20 41-27
June 12, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 2 at Boston Red Sox 9 W 28-7 14-20 42-27
June 13, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Cincinnati Reds 3 L 28-7 14-21 42-28
June 14, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Cincinnati Reds 4 W 28-7 15-21 43-28
June 15, 2008 Boston Red Sox 9 at Cincinnati Reds 0 W 28-7 16-21 44-28
June 16, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Philadelphia Phillies 8 L 28-7 16-22 44-29
June 17, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Philadelphia Phillies 0 W 28-7 17-22 45-29
June 18, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at Philadelphia Phillies 4 W 28-7 18-22 46-29
June 20, 2008 St. Louis Cardinals 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 28-8 18-22 46-30
June 21, 2008 St. Louis Cardinals 9 at Boston Red Sox 3 L 28-9 18-22 46-31
June 22, 2008 St. Louis Cardinals 3 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 29-9 18-22 47-31
June 23, 2008 Arizona Diamondbacks 2 at Boston Red Sox 1 L 29-10 18-22 47-32
June 24, 2008 Arizona Diamondbacks 4 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 30-10 18-22 48-32
June 25, 2008 Arizona Diamondbacks 0 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 31-10 18-22 49-32
June 27, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Houston Astros 1 W 31-10 19-22 50-32
June 28, 2008 Boston Red Sox 10 at Houston Astros 11 L 31-10 19-23 50-33
June 29, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Houston Astros 3 L 31-10 19-24 50-34
June 30, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Tampa Bay Rays 5 L 31-10 19-25 50-35
July 1, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Tampa Bay Rays 3 L 31-10 19-26 50-36
July 2, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Tampa Bay Rays 7 L 31-10 19-27 50-37
July 3, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at New York Yankees 0 W 31-10 20-27 51-37
July 4, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at New York Yankees 4 W 31-10 21-27 52-37
July 5, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 31-10 21-28 52-38
July 6, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at New York Yankees 5 L 31-10 21-29 52-39
July 7, 2008 Minnesota Twins 0 at Boston Red Sox 1 W 32-10 21-29 53-39
July 8, 2008 Minnesota Twins 5 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 33-10 21-29 54-39
July 9, 2008 Minnesota Twins 5 at Boston Red Sox 18 W 34-10 21-29 55-39
July 11, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Boston Red Sox 3 L 34-11 21-29 55-40
July 12, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Boston Red Sox 12 W 35-11 21-29 56-40
July 13, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 36-11 21-29 57-40
July 18, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 11 L 36-11 21-30 57-41
July 19, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 4 L 36-11 21-31 57-42
July 20, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 5 L 36-11 21-32 57-43
July 21, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Seattle Mariners 0 W 36-11 22-32 58-43
July 22, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Seattle Mariners 2 W 36-11 23-32 59-43
July 23, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Seattle Mariners 3 W 36-11 24-32 60-43
July 25, 2008 New York Yankees 1 at Boston Red Sox 0 L 36-12 24-32 60-44
July 26, 2008 New York Yankees 10 at Boston Red Sox 3 L 36-13 24-32 60-45
July 27, 2008 New York Yankees 2 at Boston Red Sox 9 W 37-13 24-32 61-45
July 28, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 7 at Boston Red Sox 5 L 37-14 24-32 61-46
July 29, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 6 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 37-15 24-32 61-47
July 30, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 9 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 37-16 24-32 61-48
August 1, 2008 Oakland Athletics 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 38-16 24-32 62-48
August 2, 2008 Oakland Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 12 W 39-16 24-32 63-48
August 3, 2008 Oakland Athletics 2 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 40-16 24-32 64-48
August 4, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Kansas City Royals 4 L 40-16 24-33 64-49
August 5, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Kansas City Royals 2 W 40-16 25-33 65-49
August 6, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Kansas City Royals 2 W 40-16 26-33 66-49
August 8, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 40-16 26-34 66-50
August 9, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Chicago White Sox 2 W 40-16 27-34 67-50
August 10, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Chicago White Sox 6 L 40-16 27-35 67-51
August 11, 2008 Boston Red Sox 5 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 40-16 28-35 68-51
August 12, 2008 Texas Rangers 17 at Boston Red Sox 19 W 41-16 28-35 69-51
August 13, 2008 Texas Rangers 4 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 42-16 28-35 70-51
August 14, 2008 Texas Rangers 0 at Boston Red Sox 10 W 43-16 28-35 71-51
August 16, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 4 at Boston Red Sox 1 L 43-17 28-35 71-52
August 17, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 15 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 43-18 28-35 71-53
August 18, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 43-18 29-35 72-53
August 19, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 43-18 30-35 73-53
August 20, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Baltimore Orioles 11 L 43-18 30-36 73-54
August 22, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Toronto Blue Jays 4 W 43-18 31-36 74-54
August 23, 2008 Boston Red Sox 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 11 L 43-18 31-37 74-55
August 24, 2008 Boston Red Sox 6 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 W 43-18 32-37 75-55
August 26, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at New York Yankees 3 W 43-18 33-37 76-55
August 27, 2008 Boston Red Sox 11 at New York Yankees 3 W 43-18 34-37 77-55
August 28, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at New York Yankees 3 L 43-18 34-38 77-56
August 29, 2008 Chicago White Sox 0 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 44-18 34-38 78-56
August 30, 2008 Chicago White Sox 2 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 45-18 34-38 79-56
August 31, 2008 Chicago White Sox 4 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 45-19 34-38 79-57
September 1, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 46-19 34-38 80-57
September 2, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 2 at Boston Red Sox 14 W 47-19 34-38 81-57
September 3, 2008 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 48-19 34-38 82-57
September 5, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Texas Rangers 1 W 48-19 35-38 83-57
September 6, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Texas Rangers 15 L 48-19 35-39 83-58
September 7, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at Texas Rangers 2 W 48-19 36-39 84-58
September 8, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 0 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 49-19 36-39 85-58
September 9, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 49-20 36-39 85-59
September 10, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 4 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 49-21 36-39 85-60
September 12, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 0 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 50-21 36-39 86-60
September 13, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 8 at Boston Red Sox 1 L 50-22 36-39 86-61
September 13, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 5 at Boston Red Sox 7 W 51-22 36-39 87-61
September 14, 2008 Toronto Blue Jays 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 52-22 36-39 88-61
September 15, 2008 Boston Red Sox 13 at Tampa Bay Rays 5 W 52-22 37-39 89-61
September 16, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Tampa Bay Rays 2 L 52-22 37-40 89-62
September 17, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Tampa Bay Rays 10 L 52-22 37-41 89-63
September 19, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 W 52-22 38-41 90-63
September 20, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 6 L 52-22 38-42 90-64
September 21, 2008 Boston Red Sox 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 0 W 52-22 39-42 91-64
September 22, 2008 Cleveland Indians 4 at Boston Red Sox 3 L 52-23 39-42 91-65
September 23, 2008 Cleveland Indians 4 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 53-23 39-42 92-65
September 24, 2008 Cleveland Indians 4 at Boston Red Sox 5 W 54-23 39-42 93-65
September 25, 2008 Cleveland Indians 1 at Boston Red Sox 6 W 55-23 39-42 94-65
September 26, 2008 New York Yankees 19 at Boston Red Sox 8 L 55-24 39-42 94-66
September 28, 2008 New York Yankees 6 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 55-25 39-42 94-67
September 28, 2008 New York Yankees 3 at Boston Red Sox 4 W 56-25 39-42 95-67
October 1, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 1 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
October 3, 2008 Boston Red Sox 7 at Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 5 W 0-0 2-0 2-0
October 5, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 5 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 0-1 2-0 2-1
October 6, 2008 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 1-1 2-0 3-1
October 10, 2008 Boston Red Sox 2 at Tampa Bay Rays 0 W 1-1 3-0 4-1
October 11, 2008 Boston Red Sox 8 at Tampa Bay Rays 9 L 1-1 3-1 4-2
October 13, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 9 at Boston Red Sox 1 L 1-2 3-1 4-3
October 14, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 13 at Boston Red Sox 4 L 1-3 3-1 4-4
October 16, 2008 Tampa Bay Rays 7 at Boston Red Sox 8 W 2-3 3-1 5-4
October 17, 2008 Boston Red Sox 4 at Tampa Bay Rays 2 W 2-3 4-1 6-4
October 18, 2008 Boston Red Sox 1 at Tampa Bay Rays 3 L 2-3 4-2 6-5