Northeastern 000 000 0 - 0 3 1mlb.com: Curt Schilling threw three shutout innings, striking out three and scattering three hits in a 38-pitch performance. David McCarty pitched a scoreless ninth inning; six of his seven pitches were strikes. The Red Sox took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the first on RBI singles by Mark Bellhorn and Jason Varitek. In the bottom of the fifth, Kevin Millar's RBI double made it 3-0 and Cesar Crespo belted a grand slam over the fence in left-center.
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