Yankees 5, Tigers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 1
NY Yankees 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 X 5 11 0
WP: R. Clemens (14-9) S: M. Rivera (35)
LP: N. Cornejo (6-15)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
-N. Johnson homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Detroit
-R. Santiago singled to right center, B. Inge scored
Top 4th: Detroit
-C. Monroe hit sacrifice fly to right, B. Higginson scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada singled to center, D. Jeter and J. Giambi scored
-A. Boone singled to center, H. Matsui scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Sanchez cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .280
W. Morris 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .271
   B. Petrick 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .218
B. Higginson rf 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .239
   A. Torres rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
D. Young dh 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .287
K. Witt 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .268
C. Monroe lf 3 0 2 1 0 0 2 .223
S. Halter 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .221
B. Inge c 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .203
R. Santiago ss 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .222
 Totals 32 2 8 2 2 8 12  
 Batting
2B - B Inge (12, R Clemens); D Young (28, R Clemens).
SF - C Monroe.
RBI - R Santiago (20), C Monroe (57).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Halter 1, W Morris 2, B Inge 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - R Santiago (9, 2nd base off R Clemens/J Posada), B Higginson (8, 3rd base off R Clemens/J Posada), D Young (2, 2nd base off R Clemens/J Posada), A Sanchez (33, 2nd base off R Clemens/J Posada).
CS - C Monroe (2, 2nd base by R Clemens/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - R Santiago (16, missing tag).
Outfield assists - A Sanchez (J Posada at Home).
DP - 2 (S Halter-W Morris-K Witt, W Morris-R Santiago-K Witt).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .284
N. Johnson dh 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .305
D. Jeter ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .325
J. Giambi 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .246
B. Williams cf 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .265
J. Posada c 4 0 1 2 0 2 0 .276
H. Matsui lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .289
A. Boone 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .212
K. Garcia rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .251
 Totals 32 5 11 5 2 3 7  
 Batting
HR - N Johnson (13, 1st inning off N Cornejo 0 on, 1 Out), B Williams (12, 8th inning off N Cornejo 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - N Johnson (45), J Posada 2 (91), A Boone (16), B Williams (57).
2-out RBI - A Boone.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Williams 1.
GIDP - A Boone, D Jeter.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - J Posada (5, 2nd base by N Cornejo/B Inge).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - H Matsui (D Young at Home).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Cornejo (L, 6-15) 8.0 11 5 4 2 3 2 4.41
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 14-9) 6.2 7 2 2 2 6 0 4.13
G. White 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.07
M. Rivera (S, 35) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.84
Pitches-strikes - N Cornejo 118-72; R Clemens 120-69; G White 21-14; M Rivera 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Cornejo 15-5; R Clemens 3-9; G White 1-2; M Rivera 1-1.
Batters faced - N Cornejo 34; R Clemens 27; G White 4; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Paul Schrieber. 2B--Angel Hernandez. 3B--Sam Holbrook.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 31,915.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S ALFONSO SORIANO SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 11, 2003 9:59 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Detroit
C. Monroe C. Monroe
2-3
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
N. Johnson N. Johnson
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI