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Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 7 17 1
NY Yankees 0 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 X 8 13 0
WP: R. Clemens (12-7) S: M. Rivera (27)
LP: J. Gobble (2-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Kansas City
-J. Randa hit sacrifice fly to deep left, C. Beltran scored
-K. Harvey singled to center, D. Relaford scored
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-J. Rivera doubled to deep right, A. Boone scored, N. Johnson to third
-D. Jeter singled to shallow left, N. Johnson and J. Rivera scored, A. Soriano to second
-B. Williams singled to right center, A. Soriano scored, D. Jeter to third
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
-J. Flaherty doubled to deep left, N. Johnson scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-N. Johnson homered to deep left, A. Boone scored
-J. Rivera homered to deep left
Top 7th: Kansas City
-D. Relaford grounded into fielder's choice, R. Ibanez scored, J. Randa out at second
Top 9th: Kansas City
-A. Berroa singled to shallow left center, J. Matos scored, A. Guiel to third
-M. Sweeney singled to third, A. Guiel scored, A. Berroa to second
-C. Beltran singled to right, A. Berroa scored, M. Sweeney to second
-J. Randa singled to right, M. Sweeney scored, R. Ibanez to third
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Guiel rf 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .279
A. Berroa ss 5 1 2 1 0 2 3 .294
M. Sweeney dh 5 1 1 1 0 3 1 .317
C. Beltran cf 5 1 2 1 0 1 1 .301
R. Ibanez lf 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .300
J. Randa 3b 4 0 3 2 0 0 0 .262
D. Relaford 2b 5 1 1 1 0 1 5 .270
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .264
B. Mayne c 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .250
   J. Matos ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .279
 Totals 41 7 17 7 1 8 14  
 Batting
2B - D Relaford (22, R Clemens); K Harvey (27, R Clemens).
3B - C Beltran (7, R Clemens).
SF - J Randa.
RBI - J Randa 2 (44), K Harvey (52), D Relaford (50), A Berroa (60), M Sweeney (58), C Beltran (80).
2-out RBI - K Harvey, J Randa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mayne 1, D Relaford 2, A Berroa 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - K Harvey (3, 2nd base by R Clemens/J Flaherty).
 
 Fielding
E - J Randa (5, throw).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 .278
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 2 0 1 4 .321
B. Williams cf 5 0 2 1 0 1 3 .288
R. Sierra dh 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .277
H. Matsui lf 5 0 0 0 0 2 6 .294
A. Boone 3b 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 .171
N. Johnson 1b 3 3 2 2 0 0 1 .289
J. Flaherty c 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .259
J. Rivera rf 4 2 3 2 0 0 1 .254
 Totals 38 8 13 8 3 7 22  
 Batting
2B - A Soriano (27, J Gobble); A Boone (3, J Gobble); J Rivera (11, J Gobble); J Flaherty (6, J Gobble).
HR - N Johnson (9, 5th inning off J Gobble 1 on, 0 Out), J Rivera (2, 5th inning off J Gobble 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Rivera 2 (13), D Jeter 2 (41), B Williams (48), J Flaherty (10), N Johnson 2 (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Williams 2, A Soriano 1, H Matsui 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Rivera (C Beltran at 2nd base).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Gobble (L, 2-2) 4.1 11 8 8 2 3 2 6.41
J. Affeldt 2.2 2 0 0 1 4 0 4.08
G. Lloyd 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.22
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 12-7) 6.1 8 3 3 0 5 0 3.59
J. Orosco 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 7.46
A. Osuna 1.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.35
S. Hitchcock 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 0 5.44
M. Rivera (S, 27) 0.2 4 1 1 0 1 0 2.15
HBP - N Johnson (by J Gobble).
Pitches-strikes - J Gobble 85-54; J Affeldt 53-34; G Lloyd 9-4; R Clemens 103-69; J Orosco 9-3; A Osuna 28-17; S Hitchcock 15-12; M Rivera 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Gobble 1-9; J Affeldt 2-2; G Lloyd 2-1; R Clemens 6-7; J Orosco 0-0; A Osuna 0-3; S Hitchcock 1-0; M Rivera 0-0.
Batters faced - J Gobble 27; J Affeldt 12; G Lloyd 3; R Clemens 26; J Orosco 2; A Osuna 6; S Hitchcock 4; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Angel Hernandez. 2B--Brian Onora. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 3:19.
Attendance: 46,973.
Weather: 85 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER SINGLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 20, 2003 7:03 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
J. Randa J. Randa
3-4
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Rivera J. Rivera
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI