NY Yankees 7, Toronto 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 2 7 7 0
Toronto 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 13 1
WP: S. Proctor (1-0) S: T. Gordon (3)
LP: K. Ligtenberg (1-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
-A. Rodriguez homered to deep right
Bot 3rd: Toronto
-V. Wells homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Toronto
-E. Hinske homered to deep right
Top 8th: NY Yankees
-A. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to right, B. Williams scored, D. Jeter to third
-J. Posada homered to deep right, D. Jeter and G. Sheffield scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right
-G. Sheffield homered to deep left
Bot 9th: Toronto
-E. Hinske tripled to deep right center, F. Menechino and V. Wells scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Williams cf 4 2 2 1 1 0 2 .254
D. Jeter ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .272
G. Sheffield rf 4 2 1 1 1 0 1 .297
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 1 2 1 1 1 .277
J. Posada c 4 1 1 3 0 0 2 .274
H. Matsui lf 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .285
R. Sierra dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
T. Clark 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .235
M. Cairo 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .289
 Totals 34 7 7 7 5 4 13  
 Batting
HR - A Rodriguez (25, 3rd inning off T Lilly 0 on, 2 Out), J Posada (13, 8th inning off J Speier 2 on, 1 Out), B Williams (12, 9th inning off M Nakamura 0 on, 1 Out), G Sheffield (21, 9th inning off M Nakamura 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - A Rodriguez.
RBI - A Rodriguez 2 (64), J Posada 3 (52), B Williams (35), G Sheffield (73).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez, G Sheffield.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Clark 1, J Posada 1, B Williams 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - B Williams (1, 2nd base off T Lilly/G Zaun), H Matsui (1, 2nd base off J Speier/G Zaun).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - G Sheffield (A Rios at Home).
DP - 1 (M Cairo-D Jeter-T Clark).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 5 0 2 0 0 2 1 .280
F. Catalanotto dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .323
    F. Menechino ph-dh 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 .286
V. Wells cf 4 2 2 1 1 0 2 .287
C. Delgado 1b 4 0 1 0 1 2 5 .214
G. Zaun c 3 0 0 0 2 1 3 .292
E. Hinske 3b 5 1 2 3 0 1 5 .263
A. Rios rf 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .296
O. Hudson 2b 3 0 2 0 1 0 2 .256
C. Woodward ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 6 .255
 Totals 38 4 13 4 5 8 27  
 Batting
2B - A Rios (16, J Padilla); O Hudson (16, F Heredia).
3B - E Hinske (2, T Gordon).
HR - V Wells (11, 3rd inning off J Padilla 0 on, 2 Out), E Hinske (9, 6th inning off F Heredia 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - V Wells (34), E Hinske 3 (46).
2-out RBI - V Wells, E Hinske 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hinske 2, C Woodward 4, A Rios 1.
GIDP - F Catalanotto.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - A Rios (4, 2nd base off O Hernandez/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - C Delgado (3, ground ball).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Hernandez 2.0 0 0 0 3 3 0 2.37
J. Padilla 2.2 5 1 1 0 0 1 5.00
F. Heredia 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 6.32
B. Prinz 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.70
S. Proctor (W, 1-0) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.23
T. Gordon (S, 3) 1.2 2 2 2 1 4 0 1.97
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lilly 6.0 2 1 1 3 2 1 3.92
K. Frederick 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
K. Ligtenberg (L, 1-3) 0.0 2 3 3 1 0 0 5.97
J. Speier 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 5.22
M. Nakamura 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 2 7.88
Pitches-strikes - O Hernandez 51-29; J Padilla 40-26; F Heredia 15-11; B Prinz 19-9; S Proctor 12-8; T Gordon 35-23; T Lilly 109-72; K Frederick 11-7; K Ligtenberg 9-4; J Speier 24-15; M Nakamura 14-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Hernandez 1-2; J Padilla 4-4; F Heredia 2-0; B Prinz 0-2; S Proctor 1-1; T Gordon 0-1; T Lilly 7-9; K Frederick 2-1; K Ligtenberg 0-0; J Speier 0-2; M Nakamura 2-0.
Batters faced - O Hernandez 9; J Padilla 12; F Heredia 5; B Prinz 6; S Proctor 3; T Gordon 8; T Lilly 23; K Frederick 4; K Ligtenberg 3; J Speier 5; M Nakamura 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Hohn. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Mark Carlson. 3B--Brian Runge.
Ejections: TORONTO's Catalanotto by Darling (7th).
Time: 3:25.
Attendance: 30,087.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S ORLANDO HERNANDEZ LEFT THE GAME AFTER TWO INNINGS DUE TO TIGHTNESS IN HIS LEFT HAMSTRING.
THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S GARY SHEFFIELD IN THE NINTH INNING WAS THE 400TH OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Tuesday, Jul 27, 2004 11:30 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
J. Posada J. Posada
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Toronto
E. Hinske E. Hinske
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI