NY Yankees 9, Baltimore 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 0 2 9 11 2
Baltimore 2 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 7 13 1
WP: T. Gordon (7-4) S: M. Rivera (48)
LP: J. Julio (2-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
-R. Sierra walked, D. Jeter scored, H. Matsui to third, J. Posada to second
Bot 1st: Baltimore
-R. Palmeiro doubled to deep right, D. Newhan and M. Mora scored
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui walked, M. Cairo scored, A. Rodriguez to third, G. Sheffield to second
Bot 2nd: Baltimore
-D. Newhan singled to right, J. Gibbons and L. Bigbie scored, D. Newhan to second advancing on throw
Bot 4th: Baltimore
-L. Bigbie singled to right, B.J. Surhoff scored, J. Gibbons to second
-D. Newhan singled to shallow right, J. Gibbons scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
-M. Cairo singled to right center, R. Sierra scored, J. Olerud to third
Top 6th: NY Yankees
-A. Rodriguez doubled to deep right, K. Lofton and D. Jeter scored
-G. Sheffield singled to left, A. Rodriguez scored
Top 7th: NY Yankees
-G. Sheffield hit sacrifice fly to left, K. Lofton scored
Bot 7th: Baltimore
-J. Lopez singled to center, M. Mora scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
-G. Sheffield homered to deep left
-H. Matsui homered to deep center
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 3 2 1 0 3 1 3 .283
A. Rodriguez 3b 6 1 2 2 0 0 4 .286
G. Sheffield dh 4 1 2 3 1 1 3 .301
H. Matsui lf 3 1 2 2 3 0 0 .300
J. Posada c 3 0 0 0 3 1 3 .269
R. Sierra rf 3 1 0 1 2 0 4 .257
    B. Crosby rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
J. Olerud 1b 3 0 0 0 2 0 6 .261
    E. Wilson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
    T. Clark 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .228
M. Cairo 2b 6 1 2 1 0 0 4 .285
K. Lofton cf 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 .280
 Totals 38 9 11 9 14 5 30  
 Batting
2B - A Rodriguez (21, D Borkowski).
HR - G Sheffield (34, 9th inning off J Julio 0 on, 0 Out), H Matsui (26, 9th inning off J Julio 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - G Sheffield.
RBI - R Sierra (58), H Matsui 2 (98), M Cairo (38), A Rodriguez 2 (92), G Sheffield 3 (111).
2-out RBI - R Sierra, H Matsui, M Cairo.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 2, R Sierra 2, A Rodriguez 1, J Olerud 2, G Sheffield 1, M Cairo 2.
Team LOB - 17.
 Base Running
SB - K Lofton (7, 2nd base off J Grimsley/J Lopez).
 
 Fielding
E - A Rodriguez (13, line drive); M Cairo (8, pop up).
PB - J Posada.
DP - 1 (M Cairo-D Jeter-J Olerud).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .285
D. Newhan lf 5 1 2 3 0 1 2 .326
    T. Raines Jr. cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
M. Mora 3b 5 2 2 0 0 2 2 .346
M. Tejada ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .306
R. Palmeiro dh 5 0 1 2 0 1 1 .256
J. Lopez c 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .308
B.J. Surhoff rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .304
J. Gibbons 1b 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .220
L. Bigbie cf-lf 4 1 4 1 0 0 0 .280
 Totals 41 7 13 7 0 9 17  
 Batting
2B - M Mora (35, J Lieber); R Palmeiro (25, J Lieber); L Bigbie (17, T Gordon).
RBI - R Palmeiro 2 (75), D Newhan 3 (42), L Bigbie (55), J Lopez (73).
2-out RBI - R Palmeiro 2, D Newhan 3, J Lopez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lopez 1, M Mora 1, D Newhan 1.
GIDP - B Roberts.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - B Ryan (1, throw).
PB - J Lopez.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lieber 5.1 10 6 4 0 4 0 4.46
F. Heredia 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.37
P. Quantrill 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.04
T. Gordon (W, 7-4) 1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 2.39
M. Rivera (S, 48) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.76
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Cabrera 1.2 2 2 2 6 1 0 4.58
E. Rodriguez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.85
R. Bauer 3.0 2 1 1 2 0 0 5.31
D. Borkowski 0.0 3 3 3 1 0 0 5.17
B. Groom 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.44
T. Williams 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
J. Grimsley 1.0 1 1 1 3 0 0 3.67
B.J. Ryan 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.11
J. Julio (L, 2-5) 0.2 2 2 2 0 2 2 4.15
J. Parrish 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.52
WP - D Cabrera, J Lieber, J Grimsley.
IBB - R Sierra (by B Groom).
Pitches-strikes - J Lieber 92-68; F Heredia 6-4; P Quantrill 15-10; T Gordon 20-14; M Rivera 11-6; D Cabrera 60-27; E Rodriguez 6-3; R Bauer 52-26; D Borkowski 16-7; B Groom 13-7; T Williams 2-2; J Grimsley 22-8; B Ryan 22-14; J Julio 25-15; J Parrish 2-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lieber 5-7; F Heredia 0-1; P Quantrill 2-0; T Gordon 0-1; M Rivera 1-1; D Cabrera 0-4; E Rodriguez 0-1; R Bauer 5-3; D Borkowski 0-0; B Groom 1-1; T Williams 1-0; J Grimsley 1-2; B Ryan 1-1; J Julio 1-0; J Parrish 1-0.
Batters faced - J Lieber 27; F Heredia 2; P Quantrill 4; T Gordon 5; M Rivera 3; D Cabrera 13; E Rodriguez 1; R Bauer 12; D Borkowski 4; B Groom 4; T Williams 1; J Grimsley 7; B Ryan 5; J Julio 5; J Parrish 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--James Hoye.
Time: 3:55.
Attendance: 47,780.
Weather: 84 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY NEW YORK'S GARY SHEFFIELD AND HIDEKI MATSUI IN THE NINTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 12, 2004 5:43 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Baltimore
L. Bigbie L. Bigbie
4-4
1 RBI