NY Yankees 4, Kansas City 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0
NY Yankees 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 X 4 8 0
WP: M. Mussina (2-4) S: M. Rivera (9)
LP: J. Affeldt (0-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Kansas City
-M. Sweeney grounded out to shortstop, C. Beltran scored
Top 3rd: Kansas City
-M. Sweeney singled to center, C. Beltran scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
-M. Cairo hit sacrifice fly to left center, H. Matsui scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-J. Giambi homered to deep right
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui singled to right, J. Posada scored, H. Matsui to second advancing on throw
-R. Sierra hit sacrifice fly to center, H. Matsui scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200
C. Beltran cf 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 .326
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 1 2 0 1 1 .316
J. Gonzalez rf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .263
K. Harvey 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .366
J. Randa 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
B. Santiago c 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .265
    M. Stairs ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .291
D. Relaford 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .188
D. DeJesus lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .050
 Totals 34 2 9 2 1 5 13  
 Batting
2B - B Santiago (4, M Mussina); C Beltran (6, M Mussina).
3B - C Beltran (2, M Mussina).
RBI - M Sweeney 2 (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Berroa 2, D DeJesus 2.
GIDP - K Harvey, M Sweeney.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Gonzalez (J Giambi at 2nd base).
PB - B Santiago.
DP - 1 (D Relaford-A Berroa-K Harvey).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .181
B. Williams cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .185
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .255
J. Giambi 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .270
    T. Clark 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .284
J. Posada c 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .292
H. Matsui lf 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 .294
R. Sierra dh 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .283
M. Cairo 2b 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 .280
 Totals 28 4 8 4 2 6 6  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (5, J Affeldt); R Sierra (4, J Affeldt); J Posada (6, J Affeldt).
HR - J Giambi (5, 4th inning off J Affeldt 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Sierra, M Cairo.
RBI - M Cairo (10), J Giambi (12), H Matsui (14), R Sierra (12).
2-out RBI - J Giambi.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Williams 1, G Sheffield 1.
GIDP - D Jeter.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - M Cairo (1, 2nd base off J Grimsley/B Santiago).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Cairo-D Jeter-J Giambi, D Jeter-M Cairo-J Giambi).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Affeldt (L, 0-3) 6.1 8 4 4 2 3 1 5.10
J. Grimsley 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
S. Sullivan 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.23
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 2-4) 7.0 8 2 2 0 2 0 5.88
T. Gordon 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.76
M. Rivera (S, 9) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.59
WP - J Affeldt.
HBP - J Randa (by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - J Affeldt 103-63; J Grimsley 10-6; S Sullivan 14-9; M Mussina 110-70; T Gordon 13-8; M Rivera 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Affeldt 8-7; J Grimsley 0-1; S Sullivan 0-1; M Mussina 9-10; T Gordon 2-0; M Rivera 1-0.
Batters faced - J Affeldt 27; J Grimsley 2; S Sullivan 3; M Mussina 28; T Gordon 3; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Sam Holbrook. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Larry Vanover.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 49,208.
Weather: 65 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, May 2, 2004 4:26 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Kansas City
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-3
0 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi J. Giambi
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI