NY Yankees 8, Baltimore 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 7 14 1
NY Yankees 0 3 0 0 1 3 0 1 X 8 13 1
WP: M. Mussina (6-4) S: M. Rivera (19)
LP: S. Ponson (3-6)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Baltimore
-M. Mora singled to right, B. Roberts scored
-J. Lopez grounded out to pitcher, M. Mora scored, R. Palmeiro to second
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui homered to deep right, J. Posada scored
-D. Jeter doubled to deep center, E. Wilson scored
Top 5th: Baltimore
-M. Tejada singled to center, B. Roberts scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-R. Sierra singled to right, J. Posada scored, H. Matsui to third, R. Sierra to second on right fielder B.J. Surhoff's throwing error
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter homered to deep center
-J. Posada homered to deep right, A. Rodriguez scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter homered to deep left center
Top 9th: Baltimore
-M. Tejada singled to left, L. Bigbie and J. Hairston Jr. scored, B. Roberts to second
-J. Lopez singled to left, B. Roberts and M. Tejada scored, J. Leon to third
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 4 3 2 0 1 1 0 .274
M. Mora 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 3 .385
M. Tejada ss 5 1 2 3 0 0 2 .318
R. Palmeiro 1b 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .278
    J. Leon pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Lopez c 5 0 3 3 0 0 0 .316
B.J. Surhoff rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .316
L. Matos cf 4 0 3 0 0 0 2 .254
L. Bigbie lf 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 .253
J. Hairston Jr. dh 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .279
 Totals 39 7 14 7 3 4 16  
 Batting
2B - B Roberts (16, M Mussina); L Matos (9, M Mussina).
RBI - M Mora (37), J Lopez 3 (28), M Tejada 3 (41).
2-out RBI - M Tejada 3, J Lopez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Bigbie 1, B Surhoff 2, L Matos 1.
GIDP - B Surhoff.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - M Mora (3, 2nd base by M Mussina/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - B Surhoff (1, throw).
DP - 1 (B Roberts-M Tejada-R Palmeiro).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 2 4 3 0 0 1 .233
B. Williams cf 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .238
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 1 0 1 2 2 .294
G. Sheffield rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .280
    B. Crosby rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
J. Posada c 5 3 2 2 0 1 3 .299
H. Matsui lf 3 1 1 2 2 1 2 .320
R. Sierra dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .308
T. Clark 1b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .253
E. Wilson 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .233
 Totals 36 8 13 8 5 7 18  
 Batting
2B - J Posada (16, S Ponson); D Jeter (14, S Ponson).
HR - H Matsui (9, 2nd inning off S Ponson 1 on, 0 Out), D Jeter 2 (6, 6th inning off S Ponson 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off D Cubillan 0 on, 0 Out), J Posada (9, 6th inning off S Ponson 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Matsui 2 (32), D Jeter 3 (26), R Sierra (21), J Posada 2 (29).
2-out RBI - D Jeter, R Sierra, J Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Williams 1, A Rodriguez 1, G Sheffield 1, E Wilson 2, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - D Jeter.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - H Matsui (1, bobble).
DP - 2 (J Posada-D Jeter, E Wilson-D Jeter-T Clark).
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (L, 3-6) 5.2 12 7 7 3 3 3 6.48
J. Parrish 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.26
D. Cubillan 0.2 1 1 1 2 2 1 5.40
B. Groom 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.60
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 6-4) 6.0 9 3 3 1 2 0 4.96
P. Quantrill 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.18
T. Gordon 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 0 2.45
M. Rivera (S, 19) 0.2 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.26
WP - M Mussina.
HBP - T Clark (by S Ponson).
Pitches-strikes - S Ponson 128-77; J Parrish 14-10; D Cubillan 32-17; B Groom 3-3; M Mussina 104-72; P Quantrill 27-19; T Gordon 25-19; M Rivera 17-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Ponson 11-3; J Parrish 2-1; D Cubillan 0-0; B Groom 0-0; M Mussina 6-9; P Quantrill 2-2; T Gordon 1-0; M Rivera 0-2.
Batters faced - S Ponson 32; J Parrish 4; D Cubillan 5; B Groom 1; M Mussina 26; P Quantrill 6; T Gordon 5; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 3:32.
Attendance: 38,012.
Weather: 60 degrees, rain.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
THE SINGLE BY BALTIMORE'S MELVIN MORA IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES.

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 1, 2004 11:37 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Baltimore
J. Lopez J. Lopez
3-5
3 RBI
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
4-5, 2 HR
3 RBI