NY Yankees 8, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 1 1 8 13 0
Minnesota 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1
WP: D. Wells (1-0)
LP: J. Santana (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams doubled to left, J. Giambi scored
-H. Matsui ground rule double to deep center, B. Williams scored, J. Posada to third
-N. Johnson doubled to right center, J. Posada and H. Matsui scored, J. Rivera to third
-A. Soriano singled to left, J. Rivera and N. Johnson scored
Bot 4th: Minnesota
-M. Cuddyer singled to center, T. Hunter scored, A.J. Pierzynski to second
Top 8th: NY Yankees
-J. Rivera reached on bunt single to pitcher, A. Boone scored, J. Rivera to second on pitcher L. Hawkins' throwing error
Top 9th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter homered to deep left
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 5 0 2 2 0 3 0 .368
D. Jeter ss 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 .429
J. Giambi dh 4 1 2 0 1 1 0 .250
B. Williams cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 5 .400
J. Posada c 5 1 2 0 0 2 1 .176
H. Matsui lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 2 .267
A. Boone 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .200
J. Rivera rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .333
N. Johnson 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .077
 Totals 39 8 13 7 3 8 12  
 Batting
2B - J Giambi 2 (2, E Milton, J Santana); B Williams (2, J Santana); H Matsui (1, J Santana); N Johnson (1, J Santana).
HR - D Jeter (1, 9th inning off E Guardado 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Williams (3), H Matsui (3), N Johnson 2 (2), A Soriano 2 (4), D Jeter (1).
2-out RBI - N Johnson 2, A Soriano 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Williams 3, H Matsui 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Boone (1, 2nd base off L Hawkins/A Pierzynski).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .400
L. Rivas 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .133
T. Hunter cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .429
A.J. Pierzynski c 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .231
M. Cuddyer dh 4 0 1 1 0 3 2 .250
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .125
C. Koskie 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .200
C. Guzman ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .154
 Totals 36 1 9 1 0 6 11  
 Batting
2B - S Stewart (2, D Wells).
RBI - M Cuddyer (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Koskie 1, A Pierzynski 1, J Jones 1, L Rivas 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - L Hawkins (2, throw).
Outfield assists - S Stewart (J Rivera at 2nd base).
PB - A Pierzynski.
DP - 1 (S Stewart-C Guzman-L Rivas).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Wells (W, 1-0) 7.2 8 1 1 0 5 0 1.17
G. White 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Santana (L, 0-1) 3.2 6 6 6 1 3 0 7.04
J. Rincon 0.0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0.00
E. Milton 3.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
L. Hawkins 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 6.00
E. Guardado 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 9.00
IBB - J Rivera (by J Santana).
Pitches-strikes - D Wells 96-68; G White 16-11; J Santana 55-37; J Rincon 12-4; E Milton 40-30; L Hawkins 12-7; E Guardado 17-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Wells 8-10; G White 2-1; J Santana 3-5; J Rincon 0-0; E Milton 3-5; L Hawkins 0-1; E Guardado 0-1.
Batters faced - D Wells 31; G White 5; J Santana 18; J Rincon 3; E Milton 12; L Hawkins 4; E Guardado 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Randy Marsh. LF--Eric Cooper. RF--Wally Bell.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 55,875.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Sunday, Oct 5, 2003 7:03 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
3-4
0 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sun Oct 5, 2003
Oakland 4
Boston 5

Final

NY Yankees 8
Minnesota 1

Final

Chi Cubs 5
Atlanta 1

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