NY Yankees 7, Tampa Bay 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 1
NY Yankees 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 2 X 7 9 1
WP: J. Contreras (6-3) S: M. Rivera (30)
LP: V. Zambrano (9-5)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
-J. Giambi hit sacrifice fly to deep left, B. Williams scored, G. Sheffield to third
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter doubled to center, K. Lofton scored, B. Williams to third
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
-T. Martinez grounded out to shortstop, R. Baldelli scored, J. Cruz to third
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter doubled to deep right, K. Lofton scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui ground rule double to deep left center, G. Sheffield and B. Crosby scored, J. Posada to third
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
-G. Sheffield homered to deep left, D. Jeter scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .302
R. Baldelli cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .296
A. Huff 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .272
J. Cruz rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .243
T. Martinez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .264
J. Lugo ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .282
F. McGriff dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .197
T. Hall c 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .282
R. Sanchez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
 Totals 33 1 6 1 3 5 14  
 Batting
RBI - T Martinez (41).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Hall 2, R Baldelli 2.
GIDP - J Lugo.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - R Baldelli (8, 2nd base off J Contreras/J Posada), J Lugo (11, 2nd base off J Contreras/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - R Baldelli (5, catch).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Williams dh 3 1 1 0 2 2 1 .271
D. Jeter ss 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 .276
G. Sheffield rf 3 2 1 2 1 1 3 .295
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 1 2 1 .275
J. Giambi 1b 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .243
    B. Crosby pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    T. Clark 1b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .227
J. Posada c 2 0 0 0 3 1 3 .270
H. Matsui lf 4 0 2 2 0 1 1 .285
M. Cairo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .303
K. Lofton cf 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 .283
 Totals 32 7 9 7 8 8 18  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter 2 (20, V Zambrano 2); K Lofton (4, V Zambrano); H Matsui (14, B Seay).
HR - G Sheffield (15, 8th inning off T Harper 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Giambi.
RBI - J Giambi (33), D Jeter 2 (44), H Matsui 2 (56), G Sheffield 2 (57).
2-out RBI - D Jeter 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Lofton 2, J Posada 1, G Sheffield 3, M Cairo 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - A Rodriguez (8, ground ball).
DP - 1 (D Jeter-M Cairo-T Clark).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Zambrano (L, 9-5) 6.1 6 5 5 7 7 0 4.46
B. Seay 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 NA
T. Harper 1.2 2 2 2 1 1 1 4.71
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Contreras (W, 6-3) 6.2 3 1 1 3 3 0 5.64
P. Quantrill 0.2 3 0 0 0 1 0 3.13
M. Rivera (S, 30) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.83
WP - J Contreras.
IBB - F McGriff (by J Contreras).
HBP - G Sheffield (by V Zambrano).
Pitches-strikes - V Zambrano 128-71; B Seay 1-1; T Harper 34-19; J Contreras 100-57; P Quantrill 15-12; M Rivera 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Zambrano 6-6; B Seay 0-0; T Harper 3-1; J Contreras 7-11; P Quantrill 1-0; M Rivera 4-0.
Batters faced - V Zambrano 33; B Seay 1; T Harper 8; J Contreras 27; P Quantrill 5; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Jeff Kellogg. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 40,378.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Jul 8, 2004 10:21 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Tampa Bay
T. Hall T. Hall
2-4
0 RBI
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
2-5
2 RBI