NY Yankees 5, Cleveland 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cleveland 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 6 1
NY Yankees 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 X 5 9 0
WP: O. Hernandez (6-0) S: M. Rivera (46)
LP: C.C. Sabathia (10-9)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cleveland
-T. Hafner singled to right, O. Vizquel scored, V. Martinez to second, V. Martinez to third advancing on throw
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada homered to deep center, A. Rodriguez scored
-J. Olerud homered to deep right
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
-M. Cairo homered to deep left
Top 8th: Cleveland
-O. Vizquel scored, M. Lawton to second on wild pitch
-V. Martinez ground rule double to deep left, M. Lawton scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter safe at first on third baseman C. Blake's fielding error, R. Sierra scored, M. Cairo to third
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .282
O. Vizquel ss 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .309
M. Lawton lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
V. Martinez c 4 0 2 1 0 2 0 .291
    J. McDonald pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
    T. Laker c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
T. Hafner dh 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .311
C. Blake 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .276
B. Broussard 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278
R. Belliard 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .298
J. Gerut rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .254
 Totals 33 3 6 2 3 10 9  
 Batting
2B - V Martinez (32, T Gordon); C Blake (30, M Rivera).
RBI - T Hafner (99), V Martinez (99).
2-out RBI - T Hafner, V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Gerut 1, T Hafner 1, O Vizquel 1, C Blake 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Crisp (16, 2nd base off O Hernandez/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (O Vizquel-R Belliard-B Broussard).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Williams cf 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .254
D. Jeter ss 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .277
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .294
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 0 0 1 2 3 .287
J. Posada c 2 1 1 2 1 0 0 .273
H. Matsui lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 6 .301
R. Sierra dh 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .256
J. Olerud 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .260
M. Cairo 2b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .277
 Totals 31 5 9 5 6 6 19  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (33, C Sabathia).
HR - J Posada (18, 4th inning off C Sabathia 1 on, 0 Out), J Olerud (7, 4th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 2 Out), M Cairo (5, 7th inning off D Riske 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Jeter.
RBI - J Posada 2 (62), J Olerud (37), M Cairo (33), D Jeter (59).
2-out RBI - J Olerud, D Jeter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Olerud 1, G Sheffield 1, H Matsui 4.
GIDP - G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (21, 3rd base off C Sabathia/V Martinez), G Sheffield (5, 2nd base off C Sabathia/V Martinez).
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C.C. Sabathia (L, 10-9) 6.0 5 3 3 4 3 2 4.20
D. Riske 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 4.11
M. Miller 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.74
C. Bartosh 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
R. Betancourt 1.0 3 1 1 0 3 0 4.18
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Hernandez (W, 6-0) 7.0 3 1 1 2 7 0 2.62
T. Gordon 0.2 2 2 2 1 1 0 2.45
M. Rivera (S, 46) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.32
WP - T Gordon.
IBB - G Sheffield (by M Miller).
HBP - J Posada (by M Miller).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 109-60; D Riske 12-5; M Miller 13-7; C Bartosh 1-1; R Betancourt 20-15; O Hernandez 101-58; T Gordon 23-14; M Rivera 16-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 8-7; D Riske 0-0; M Miller 1-1; C Bartosh 1-0; R Betancourt 0-0; O Hernandez 6-8; T Gordon 0-1; M Rivera 2-0.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 26; D Riske 2; M Miller 4; C Bartosh 1; R Betancourt 6; O Hernandez 26; T Gordon 5; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 3:03.
Attendance: 41,448.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, swirling.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 1, 2004 11:08 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cleveland
V. Martinez V. Martinez
2-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
3-4
1 RBI