Minnesota 8, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 9 2
Minnesota 0 2 1 0 1 0 2 2 X 8 13 0
WP: B. Radke (8-6)
LP: J. Vazquez (13-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
-C. Koskie homered to deep right, L. Ford scored
Bot 3rd: Minnesota
-J. Morneau homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Minnesota
-T. Hunter singled to right, S. Stewart scored
Top 6th: NY Yankees
-G. Sheffield homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Minnesota
-L. Ford hit sacrifice fly to deep right, S. Stewart scored, J. Jones to third
-C. Koskie singled to left, J. Jones scored, J. Morneau to second
Top 8th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui hit sacrifice fly to deep right, K. Lofton scored, D. Jeter to third
Bot 8th: Minnesota
-S. Stewart singled to right, L. Rivas scored, S. Stewart to second advancing on throw
-T. Hunter singled to third, S. Stewart scored, T. Hunter to second on third baseman M. Cairo's throwing error
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .278
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .278
G. Sheffield rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .292
B. Williams dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .258
H. Matsui lf 2 0 2 1 1 0 1 .304
J. Posada c 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 .273
J. Olerud 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .253
M. Cairo 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .285
E. Wilson 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .224
 Totals 34 2 9 2 3 6 19  
 Batting
HR - G Sheffield (28, 6th inning off B Radke 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - H Matsui.
RBI - G Sheffield (86), H Matsui (84).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 2, J Posada 2, E Wilson 1.
GIDP - M Cairo.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - M Cairo 2 (7, throw 2).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 3 3 1 0 1 1 .306
J. Jones rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .262
T. Hunter cf 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 .265
J. Morneau 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .268
L. Ford dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 .305
C. Koskie 3b 4 1 3 3 0 0 0 .246
C. Guzman ss 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 .270
H. Blanco c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200
L. Rivas 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .244
 Totals 36 8 13 8 2 2 18  
 Batting
2B - S Stewart (13, J Vazquez); L Rivas (12, S Proctor).
HR - C Koskie (18, 2nd inning off J Vazquez 1 on, 0 Out), J Morneau (11, 3rd inning off J Vazquez 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - L Ford.
RBI - C Koskie 3 (51), J Morneau (29), T Hunter 2 (54), L Ford (55), S Stewart (33).
2-out RBI - J Morneau, C Koskie, T Hunter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, C Guzman 1, L Ford 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - T Hunter (16, 2nd base off J Vazquez/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Guzman-L Rivas-J Morneau).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Vazquez (L, 13-7) 6.2 9 6 6 2 2 2 4.29
C.J. Nitkowski 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.44
S. Proctor 1.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 5.49
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Radke (W, 8-6) 7.0 6 1 1 1 5 1 3.55
J. Rincon 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 2.63
J.C. Romero 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.27
WP - J Vazquez.
IBB - J Morneau (by J Vazquez).
HBP - S Stewart (by J Vazquez).
Pitches-strikes - J Vazquez 112-72; C Nitkowski 3-1; S Proctor 23-15; B Radke 97-67; J Rincon 30-19; J Romero 18-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Vazquez 4-14; C Nitkowski 0-0; S Proctor 3-1; B Radke 8-8; J Rincon 0-2; J Romero 2-1.
Batters faced - J Vazquez 32; C Nitkowski 1; S Proctor 7; B Radke 27; J Rincon 6; J Romero 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Kevin Kelley. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Mike Winters.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 38,766.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 17 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 17, 2004 11:05 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Minnesota
C. Koskie C. Koskie
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI