NY Yankees 6, Boston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 10 1
NY Yankees 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 X 6 8 0
WP: A. Pettitte (2-0)
LP: D. Lowe (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Boston
-D. Jackson singled to center, J. Varitek scored, T. Nixon to second
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-N. Johnson homered to deep right, H. Matsui scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
-B. Williams singled to right, D. Jeter scored, J. Giambi to second
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui singled to right, B. Williams scored, H. Matsui out at second
Top 6th: Boston
-J. Varitek homered to deep left
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada doubled to deep center, D. Dellucci and B. Williams scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Kapler cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .059
   D. McCarty ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .143
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .276
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .310
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .111
K. Millar 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .233
J. Varitek c 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .333
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .313
D. Jackson 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .125
   T. Walker ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .364
 Totals 35 2 10 2 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - J Varitek (1, A Pettitte).
HR - J Varitek (3, 6th inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Jackson (1), J Varitek (3).
2-out RBI - J Varitek.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, D Jackson 1, D McCarty 1, K Millar 2.
GIDP - G Kapler.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - T Nixon (1, 2nd base off A Pettitte/J Posada).
CS - G Kapler (1, 2nd base by A Pettitte/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jackson (1, line drive).
Outfield assists - T Nixon (H Matsui at 2nd base).
PB - J Varitek.
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .259
D. Jeter ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .304
J. Giambi dh 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .273
   D. Dellucci dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Williams cf 3 2 2 1 1 0 1 .381
J. Posada c 3 0 1 2 1 0 1 .250
H. Matsui lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .300
N. Johnson 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 5 .100
A. Boone 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143
K. Garcia rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 6 8 6 4 4 12  
 Batting
2B - B Williams (3, D Lowe); J Posada (3, S Sauerbeck).
HR - N Johnson (1, 2nd inning off D Lowe 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - N Johnson 2 (4), B Williams (4), H Matsui (5), J Posada 2 (3).
2-out RBI - H Matsui, J Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Johnson 3, D Jeter 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - A Boone (2, 2nd base off D Lowe/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Posada-A Soriano, D Jeter-N Johnson).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe (L, 0-2) 6.2 7 6 6 3 2 1 3.86
S. Sauerbeck 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
B. Arroyo 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 2-0) 6.2 9 2 2 2 5 1 1.98
J. Contreras 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Rivera 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - A Boone (by D Lowe); A Soriano (by B Arroyo).
Pitches-strikes - D Lowe 98-61; S Sauerbeck 13-8; B Arroyo 12-8; A Pettitte 118-74; J Contreras 14-8; M Rivera 15-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Lowe 15-2; S Sauerbeck 1-0; B Arroyo 1-0; A Pettitte 6-8; J Contreras 0-3; M Rivera 1-0.
Batters faced - D Lowe 31; S Sauerbeck 3; B Arroyo 4; A Pettitte 29; J Contreras 4; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Terry Craft. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Joe West. LF--Angel Hernandez. RF--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 3:05.
Attendance: 56,295.
Weather: 67 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, in from right.

Updated on Thursday, Oct 9, 2003 11:35 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
N. Johnson N. Johnson
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI