2008 Boston Red Sox

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95-67 Lost ALCS
Record Outcome

2008 Boston Red Sox

What was the record of the 2008 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a 95-67 record. They went 56-25 at home and 39-42 on the road. Including the postseason, the Boston Red Sox went 101-72. Their final game was a loss in the AL Championship Series to the Tampa Bay Rays.

What division did the 2008 Boston Red Sox play in?

The 2008 Boston Red Sox played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 2008 Boston Red Sox?

During the regular season, the 2008 Boston Red Sox went 38-34 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 2008 Boston Red Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 12-6 66.7% +37
New York Yankees 9-9 50% 0
Toronto Blue Jays 9-9 50% -31
Tampa Bay Rays 8-10 44.4% +20

What was the 2008 Boston Red Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 2008 Boston Red Sox had their best month in August, when they went 18-9 and had a 66.7% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 11-13 and had a 45.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
March 1-1 50% -3
April 16-11 59.3% +9
May 17-12 58.6% +33
June 16-11 59.3% +33
July 11-13 45.8% +10
August 18-9 66.7% +52
September 16-10 61.5% +17

Did the 2008 Boston Red Sox make the Postseason?

Yes, the Boston Red Sox made the Postseason in 2008. They won their first series against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the AL Divisional Series. They eventually lost against the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 2008 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of +151. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Red Sox could have been expected to have about 95.4 wins, or a 95-67 record in the regular season.

How did the 2008 Boston Red Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2008 Boston Red Sox went 26-24.

How did the 2008 Boston Red Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2008 Boston Red Sox went 8-3 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2008 Boston Red Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2008 Boston Red Sox was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2008 Boston Red Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Red Sox had during the 2008 regular season was 5 games, which occured 2 separate times.

2008 Boston Red Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Mar 25, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 5 (10)
Wed, Mar 26, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Apr 1, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Wed, Apr 2, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 0
Fri, Apr 4, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Apr 5, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 10
Sun, Apr 6, 2008 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Apr 8, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 0
Wed, Apr 9, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 2 - 7
Thu, Apr 10, 2008 vs Detroit Tigers Win 12 - 6
Fri, Apr 11, 2008 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Apr 12, 2008 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 3
Sun, Apr 13, 2008 vs New York Yankees Win 8 - 5
Mon, Apr 14, 2008 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 4
Tue, Apr 15, 2008 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Wed, Apr 16, 2008 @ New York Yankees Loss 9 - 15
Thu, Apr 17, 2008 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 5
Fri, Apr 18, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Win 11 - 3
Sat, Apr 19, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 3
Sun, Apr 20, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 5
Mon, Apr 21, 2008 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 3
Tue, Apr 22, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 7 - 6
Wed, Apr 23, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Apr 24, 2008 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 5 - 7
Fri, Apr 25, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Sat, Apr 26, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 27, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 0 - 3
Tue, Apr 29, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 1 - 0
Wed, Apr 30, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1
Thu, May 1, 2008 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 3
Fri, May 2, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 3
Sat, May 3, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 12 - 4
Sun, May 4, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 3
Mon, May 5, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 3
Tue, May 6, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 0
Wed, May 7, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 9 - 10
Thu, May 8, 2008 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 1
Fri, May 9, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Sat, May 10, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 2
Sun, May 11, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 8 - 9
Mon, May 12, 2008 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 7
Tue, May 13, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5
Wed, May 14, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Sat, May 17, 2008 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 3
Sat, May 17, 2008 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 7 - 6
Sun, May 18, 2008 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 11 - 7
Mon, May 19, 2008 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 0
Tue, May 20, 2008 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Wed, May 21, 2008 vs Kansas City Royals Win 6 - 3
Thu, May 22, 2008 vs Kansas City Royals Win 11 - 8
Fri, May 23, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 8
Sat, May 24, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 3
Sun, May 25, 2008 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 6
Mon, May 26, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Win 5 - 3
Tue, May 27, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 4
Wed, May 28, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 1
Fri, May 30, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 2 (13)
Sat, May 31, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Sun, Jun 1, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 4
Mon, Jun 2, 2008 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Tue, Jun 3, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 4
Wed, Jun 4, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jun 5, 2008 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jun 6, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 0 - 8
Sat, Jun 7, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Win 11 - 3
Sun, Jun 8, 2008 vs Seattle Mariners Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jun 10, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 10
Wed, Jun 11, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Thu, Jun 12, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 2
Fri, Jun 13, 2008 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 1 - 3
Sat, Jun 14, 2008 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 6 - 4 (10)
Sun, Jun 15, 2008 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 9 - 0
Mon, Jun 16, 2008 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Jun 17, 2008 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jun 18, 2008 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 7 - 4
Fri, Jun 20, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 5
Sat, Jun 21, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Jun 22, 2008 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3 (13)
Mon, Jun 23, 2008 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Loss 1 - 2
Tue, Jun 24, 2008 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jun 25, 2008 vs Arizona Diamondbacks Win 5 - 0
Fri, Jun 27, 2008 @ Houston Astros Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 28, 2008 @ Houston Astros Loss 10 - 11
Sun, Jun 29, 2008 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jun 30, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jul 1, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jul 2, 2008 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 6 - 7
Thu, Jul 3, 2008 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 0
Fri, Jul 4, 2008 @ New York Yankees Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jul 5, 2008 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jul 6, 2008 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Mon, Jul 7, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Win 1 - 0
Tue, Jul 8, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 5
Wed, Jul 9, 2008 vs Minnesota Twins Win 18 - 5
Fri, Jul 11, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jul 12, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 12 - 1
Sun, Jul 13, 2008 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jul 18, 2008 @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 3 - 11
Sat, Jul 19, 2008 @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jul 20, 2008 @ Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 3 - 5
Mon, Jul 21, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 0
Tue, Jul 22, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 23, 2008 @ Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 3 (12)
Fri, Jul 25, 2008 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jul 26, 2008 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 10