Boston 3, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 6 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 4 0
WP: M. Timlin (5-4) S: K. Foulke (30)
LP: M. Rivera (4-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Boston
-J. Damon homered to deep right
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada grounded out to first, A. Rodriguez scored, G. Sheffield to second
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-J. Olerud homered to deep right
Top 9th: Boston
-O. Cabrera singled to right, D. Roberts scored, G. Kapler to second
-J. Damon singled to center, G. Kapler scored, O. Cabrera to third
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 .312
M. Bellhorn 2b 5 0 1 0 0 3 3 .264
    P. Reese 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
M. Ramirez lf 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .311
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .298
T. Nixon rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .289
    D. Roberts pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269
    D. Mientkiewicz 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
J. Varitek c 4 0 0 0 0 4 6 .301
K. Millar 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .297
    G. Kapler pr-rf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273
O. Cabrera ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .290
K. Youkilis 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .263
 Totals 32 3 6 3 5 14 16  
 Batting
HR - J Damon (17, 3rd inning off O Hernandez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Damon 2 (79), O Cabrera (22).
2-out RBI - J Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 1, J Varitek 2, T Nixon 1, M Bellhorn 1.
GIDP - K Millar.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (17, 2nd base off T Sturtze/J Posada), D Roberts (2, 2nd base off M Rivera/J Posada).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .290
G. Sheffield rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .298
H. Matsui lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .295
J. Posada c 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 .262
J. Giambi dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .211
J. Olerud 1b 4 1 1 1 0 3 0 .288
M. Cairo 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
K. Lofton cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .280
 Totals 31 2 4 2 2 9 8  
 Batting
2B - A Rodriguez (24, B Arroyo).
HR - J Olerud (8, 5th inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Posada (68), J Olerud (43).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 1, G Sheffield 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (T Sturtze-M Cairo-J Olerud).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo 6.0 4 2 2 1 3 1 4.01
A. Embree 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.44
M. Timlin (W, 5-4) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4.09
K. Foulke (S, 30) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.90
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Hernandez 3.0 3 1 1 2 5 1 2.51
T. Sturtze 3.2 1 0 0 2 5 0 6.13
T. Gordon 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.30
M. Rivera (L, 4-2) 1.0 2 2 2 1 2 0 1.95
HBP - M Cairo (by B Arroyo); K Millar (by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - B Arroyo 89-55; A Embree 16-12; M Timlin 19-10; K Foulke 16-9; O Hernandez 68-38; T Sturtze 59-36; T Gordon 20-12; M Rivera 27-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Arroyo 5-10; A Embree 0-1; M Timlin 0-1; K Foulke 0-1; O Hernandez 3-1; T Sturtze 2-4; T Gordon 2-0; M Rivera 1-0.
Batters faced - B Arroyo 24; A Embree 3; M Timlin 4; K Foulke 3; O Hernandez 14; T Sturtze 13; T Gordon 4; M Rivera 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Bruce Froemming. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 3:19. (Plus 2 rain delays totaling 85 minutes in the 3rd).
Attendance: 55,128.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 18, 2004 6:03 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
J. Damon J. Damon
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Olerud J. Olerud
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI