Rangers 5, Yankees 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 5 9 1
NY Yankees 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 8 2
WP: R. Mahay (1-0) S: F. Cordero (6)
LP: M. Rivera (5-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui scored, N. Johnson to third on wild pitch
Top 5th: Texas
-D. Sadler hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Thames scored
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
-J. Giambi homered to right
Top 7th: Texas
-T. Greene grounded out to shortstop, J. Jones scored, D. Sadler to third
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-N. Johnson homered to right
-E. Wilson doubled to left, D. Dellucci scored
Top 8th: Texas
-A. Rodriguez homered to left
Top 9th: Texas
-H. Blalock singled to right, L. Nix and D. Sadler scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Young 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .312
R. Nivar cf 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .100
A. Rodriguez ss 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 .301
S. Spencer lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .271
   E. Diaz c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .260
M. Thames rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .207
J. Jones dh 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .179
   R. Palmeiro ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
   L. Nix dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213
D. Sadler lf 2 1 1 1 0 0 2 .229
T. Greene c 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .212
   H. Blalock ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .321
 Totals 35 5 9 5 3 3 15  
 Batting
2B - D Sadler (5, D Wells).
HR - A Rodriguez (29, 8th inning off D Wells 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Sadler.
SF - D Sadler.
RBI - D Sadler (5), T Greene (11), A Rodriguez (76), H Blalock 2 (63).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Spencer 3, R Nivar 3.
GIDP - M Thames.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Nivar (1, 2nd base off D Wells/J Posada), A Rodriguez (13, 2nd base off M Rivera/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - R Nivar (1, bobble).
DP - 2 (D Sadler-M Young-M Teixeira, M Young-A Rodriguez-M Teixeira).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .325
B. Williams cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .267
J. Giambi dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .266
J. Posada c 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .252
H. Matsui lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .296
A. Boone 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .167
N. Johnson 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .287
D. Dellucci rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .357
E. Wilson 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .214
 Totals 33 4 8 3 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - E Wilson (6, J Thomson).
HR - J Giambi (33, 6th inning off J Thomson 0 on, 0 Out), N Johnson (6, 7th inning off J Thomson 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Giambi (88), N Johnson (22), E Wilson (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 1, E Wilson 1, D Dellucci 1.
GIDP - B Williams 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - H Matsui (8, fly ball); M Rivera (1, throw).
DP - 1 (D Jeter-E Wilson-N Johnson).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson 6.0 7 4 4 4 4 2 5.36
R. Mahay (W, 1-0) 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.01
F. Cordero (S, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.97
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Wells 7.0 8 3 3 1 2 1 3.69
C. Hammond 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.30
M. Rivera (L, 5-2) 1.0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1.75
WP - J Thomson, D Wells.
IBB - A Rodriguez (by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - J Thomson 104-63; R Mahay 25-15; F Cordero 13-10; D Wells 113-87; C Hammond 11-6; M Rivera 24-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Thomson 7-7; R Mahay 2-1; F Cordero 2-1; D Wells 10-9; C Hammond 1-1; M Rivera 4-0.
Batters faced - J Thomson 27; R Mahay 6; F Cordero 4; D Wells 30; C Hammond 3; M Rivera 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Larry Young. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 47,344.
Weather: 73 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE SINGLE BY NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2003 10:38 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Texas
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi J. Giambi
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI