Yankees 2, Devil Rays 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 1
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 0
WP: J. Contreras (6-2) S: M. Rivera (39)
LP: D. Waechter (3-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
-A. Soriano homered to deep left
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
-A. Boone doubled to deep left, H. Matsui scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .291
N. Johnson dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .296
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .322
J. Giambi 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .251
J. Posada c 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .281
B. Williams cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .260
H. Matsui lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .287
A. Boone 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .234
K. Garcia rf 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 .265
 Totals 33 2 9 2 2 6 13  
 Batting
2B - A Boone (12, D Waechter).
HR - A Soriano (33, 1st inning off D Waechter 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Soriano (81), A Boone (26).
2-out RBI - A Boone.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Garcia 1, J Giambi 1, A Boone 1.
GIDP - H Matsui, A Soriano.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - A Soriano (19, throw).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .271
M. Anderson 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .277
R. Baldelli cf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .291
A. Huff rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .308
P. LaForest dh 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .194
T. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .270
D. Rolls 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
   A. Martin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
T. Hall c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
C. Crawford lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
 Totals 31 1 4 1 2 5 9  
 Batting
2B - R Baldelli (32, J Contreras).
RBI - R Baldelli (76).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Lee 1, A Huff 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Huff (K Garcia at Home).
DP - 2 (J Lugo-T Lee, D Rolls-M Anderson-T Lee).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Contreras (W, 6-2) 7.0 4 1 1 1 4 0 3.84
J. Nelson 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.81
G. White 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.83
M. Rivera (S, 39) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.73
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Waechter (L, 3-1) 7.0 8 2 2 2 4 1 2.45
J. Kennedy 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.26
HBP - D Rolls (by J Contreras).
Pitches-strikes - J Contreras 102-64; J Nelson 5-1; G White 7-6; M Rivera 16-12; D Waechter 105-70; J Kennedy 30-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Contreras 6-11; J Nelson 0-0; G White 1-2; M Rivera 1-1; D Waechter 7-9; J Kennedy 3-1.
Batters faced - J Contreras 27; J Nelson 1; G White 3; M Rivera 3; D Waechter 28; J Kennedy 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Darren Spagnardi. 3B--Kevin Kelley.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 21,435.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S ALFONSO SORIANO LED OFF THE GAME. IT WAS HIS 12TH LEAD OFF HOME RUN THIS SEASON, WHICH TIES THE MAJOR LEAGUE SINGLE SEASON RECORD. BRADY ANDERSON HIT 12 LEAD OFF HOMERS IN 1996 WITH BALTIMORE.
THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S ALFONSO SORIANO LED OFF THE GAME. IT WAS HIS 12TH LEAD OFF HOME RUN THIS SEASON, WHICH TIES THE MAJOR LEAGUE SINGLE SEASON RECORD. BRADY ANDERSON HIT 12 LEAD OFF HOMERS IN 1996 WITH BALTIMORE.

Updated on Friday, Sep 19, 2003 9:54 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
A. Soriano A. Soriano
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
R. Baldelli R. Baldelli
1-4
1 RBI