NY Yankees 4, Boston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 0
Boston 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 0
WP: R. Clemens (2-0) S: M. Rivera (3)
LP: P. Martinez (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
-M. Ramirez singled to center, J. Damon and T. Walker scored
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
-K. Garcia singled to right, J. Posada scored
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter homered to deep left
Top 4th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui ground rule double to deep right, J. Posada scored, N. Johnson to third
-A. Soriano grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, N. Johnson scored, H. Matsui to third, K. Garcia out at second
Bot 7th: Boston
-T. Nixon grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, D. Ortiz scored, K. Millar out at second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Wilson 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
   A. Boone 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
D. Jeter ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .333
J. Giambi dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
B. Williams cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .320
J. Posada c 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 .259
N. Johnson 1b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .167
H. Matsui lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .292
K. Garcia rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .167
   J. Rivera rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
A. Soriano 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .233
 Totals 32 4 7 3 1 8 8  
 Batting
2B - J Posada (4, P Martinez); H Matsui (2, P Martinez).
HR - D Jeter (2, 3rd inning off P Martinez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - K Garcia (1), D Jeter (2), H Matsui (6).
2-out RBI - K Garcia.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Wilson 1.
GIDP - A Soriano, H Matsui.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (J Posada-D Jeter, D Jeter-A Soriano-N Johnson, A Soriano-D Jeter-N Johnson).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .391
T. Walker 2b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .360
N. Garciaparra ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .242
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 .303
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .100
K. Millar 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .235
T. Nixon rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
B. Mueller 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .133
J. Varitek c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286
 Totals 30 3 6 2 3 7 11  
 Batting
2B - T Walker (1, R Clemens).
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (6).
GIDP - M Ramirez, T Nixon.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - M Ramirez (1, 2nd base by R Clemens/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (N Garciaparra-T Walker-K Millar, B Mueller-T Walker-K Millar).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 2-0) 6.0 5 2 2 1 7 0 2.08
F. Heredia 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 4.50
J. Contreras 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
M. Rivera (S, 3) 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Martinez (L, 1-1) 7.0 6 4 4 1 6 1 4.29
M. Timlin 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
A. Embree 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
HBP - K Garcia (by P Martinez).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 96-59; F Heredia 7-3; J Contreras 17-10; M Rivera 19-11; P Martinez 98-63; M Timlin 12-9; A Embree 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 6-4; F Heredia 0-0; J Contreras 2-1; M Rivera 3-3; P Martinez 9-6; M Timlin 1-0; A Embree 3-0.
Batters faced - R Clemens 22; F Heredia 1; J Contreras 4; M Rivera 6; P Martinez 28; M Timlin 3; A Embree 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Angel Hernandez. LF--Tim Mcclelland. RF--Terry Craft.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 34,209.
Weather: 59 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK RIGHT FIELDER KARIM GARCIA LEFT THE GAME BEFORE THE START OF THE BOTTOM OF THE NINTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT HAND INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 12, 2003 1:15 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
J. Damon J. Damon
3-4
0 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sat Oct 11, 2003
NY Yankees 4
Boston 3

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Chi Cubs 8
Florida 3

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