NY Yankees 6, Florida 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 6 6 1
Florida 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 0
WP: M. Mussina (1-1) S: M. Rivera (3)
LP: J. Beckett (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Florida
-M. Cabrera singled to right, J. Pierre scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada walked, D. Jeter scored, J. Giambi to third, H. Matsui to second
Top 8th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui singled to left, D. Jeter scored, J. Giambi to second
Top 9th: NY Yankees
-A. Boone homered to deep left
-B. Williams homered to deep center, A. Soriano and D. Jeter scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Soriano 2b 4 1 0 0 1 3 0 .167
D. Jeter ss 4 3 3 0 0 1 0 .417
J. Giambi 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 .125
   D. Dellucci rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
B. Williams cf 5 1 1 3 0 1 4 .364
H. Matsui lf 3 0 1 1 1 1 0 .455
J. Posada c 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 .000
K. Garcia rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .400
   R. Sierra ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
   M. Rivera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Boone 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .167
M. Mussina p 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000
   N. Johnson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 33 6 6 6 6 12 15  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter 2 (2, J Beckett 2).
HR - A Boone (1, 9th inning off C Fox 0 on, 0 Out), B Williams (2, 9th inning off B Looper 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Posada (1), H Matsui (4), A Boone (1), B Williams 3 (4).
2-out RBI - J Posada, H Matsui, B Williams 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Garcia 2, J Posada 1, R Sierra 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - A Boone (3, ground ball).
PB - J Posada.
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .500
L. Castillo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .231
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .200
M. Cabrera rf 4 0 2 1 0 2 1 .182
D. Lee 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .083
J. Conine lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333
A. Gonzalez ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .111
   J. Encarnacion ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286
J. Beckett p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
   D. Willis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Fox p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   T. Hollandsworth ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 34 1 8 1 1 11 13  
 Batting
2B - J Pierre (1, M Mussina); A Gonzalez (1, M Mussina); I Rodriguez (1, M Mussina).
S - J Beckett.
RBI - M Cabrera (1).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hollandsworth 1, L Castillo 1, M Lowell 1, J Beckett 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - J Pierre (1, 2nd base by M Mussina/J Posada).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 1-1) 7.0 7 1 1 1 9 0 2.57
M. Rivera (S, 3) 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (L, 0-2) 7.1 3 2 2 3 10 0 1.88
D. Willis 0.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 7.50
C. Fox 0.2 1 2 2 1 1 1 4.76
B. Looper 0.2 1 2 2 0 1 1 7.71
IBB - J Pierre (by M Mussina).
HBP - H Matsui (by J Beckett); D Jeter (by B Looper).
Pitches-strikes - M Mussina 111-79; M Rivera 23-17; J Beckett 108-67; D Willis 18-6; C Fox 17-10; B Looper 14-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mussina 7-4; M Rivera 2-2; J Beckett 5-7; D Willis 0-1; C Fox 1-0; B Looper 0-1.
Batters faced - M Mussina 29; M Rivera 7; J Beckett 29; D Willis 4; C Fox 4; B Looper 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Tim Welke. LF--Randy Marsh. RF--Larry Young.
Time: 3:21. (Plus rain delay totaling 39 minutes in the 5th).
Attendance: 65,731.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S BERNIE WILLIAMS IN THE NINTH INNING WAS HIS 19TH CAREER POSTSEASON HOMER, MOVING HIM PAST MICKEY MANTLE AND REGGIE JACKSON FOR THE MOST HOME RUNS IN POSTSEASON HISTORY.

Updated on Wednesday, Oct 22, 2003 12:47 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
B. Williams B. Williams
1-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Florida
M. Cabrera M. Cabrera
2-4
1 RBI