NY Yankees 14, Boston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 4 6 1
NY Yankees 5 4 0 1 3 0 0 1 X 14 15 0
WP: J. Lieber (12-8)
LP: D. Lowe (14-12)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
-B. Williams walked, D. Jeter scored, A. Rodriguez to third, H. Matsui to second
-J. Posada singled to right center, A. Rodriguez and H. Matsui scored, B. Williams to third
-R. Sierra grounded into fielder's choice, B. Williams scored, J. Posada to third, J. Olerud out at second, J. Posada scored on O. Cabrera's throwing error
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
-G. Sheffield singled to left, D. Jeter scored, A. Rodriguez to third
-H. Matsui singled to first, A. Rodriguez scored, G. Sheffield to second
-B. Williams singled to center, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to third
-M. Cairo hit by pitch, H. Matsui scored, B. Williams to third, J. Olerud to second
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
-A. Rodriguez homered to deep left, M. Cairo and D. Jeter scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
-J. Posada homered to deep left
Top 9th: Boston
-D. Roberts homered to deep right, K. Youkilis scored
-D. Mirabelli doubled to deep left center, D. McCarty scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
    A. Hyzdu lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Bellhorn 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
    K. Youkilis 3b 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .265
M. Ramirez lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .310
    D. Roberts cf 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 .258
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .299
    T. Nixon ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287
K. Millar rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .296
    D. McCarty ph-rf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .248
J. Varitek c 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .300
    D. Mirabelli c 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .285
O. Cabrera ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
    R. Gutierrez 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .229
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .244
P. Reese 2b-ss 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .225
 Totals 33 4 6 4 1 7 4  
 Batting
2B - D Mientkiewicz (23, J Lieber); D Mirabelli (9, S Proctor).
HR - D Ortiz (38, 7th inning off J Lieber 0 on, 2 Out), D Roberts (2, 9th inning off J Lieber 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Ortiz (126), D Roberts 2 (14), D Mirabelli (26).
2-out RBI - D Ortiz, D Mirabelli.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Reese 1, R Gutierrez 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - O Cabrera (6, throw).
DP - 2 (P Reese-R Gutierrez-D Mientkiewicz, P Reese-D Mientkiewicz).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 3 3 2 0 2 0 3 .288
    E. Wilson ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 3 3 3 0 1 1 .293
    F. Escalona 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
G. Sheffield rf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .298
    B. Crosby ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .159
H. Matsui lf 5 2 3 1 0 0 0 .297
B. Williams cf 4 2 2 3 1 0 1 .258
J. Posada c 4 2 2 3 1 2 2 .264
J. Olerud 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .259
    T. Clark ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
R. Sierra dh 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .253
M. Cairo 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 .291
 Totals 38 14 15 13 4 5 16  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (41, R Mendoza).
HR - B Williams (19, 4th inning off T Adams 0 on, 0 Out), A Rodriguez (34, 5th inning off R Mendoza 2 on, 0 Out), J Posada (19, 8th inning off M Myers 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Williams 3 (64), J Posada 3 (71), R Sierra (62), G Sheffield (114), H Matsui (100), M Cairo (40), A Rodriguez 3 (97).
2-out RBI - M Cairo, J Posada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 2, M Cairo 1.
GIDP - A Rodriguez, B Williams.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - A Rodriguez (26, 2nd base off T Adams/J Varitek).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe (L, 14-12) 1.0 4 7 6 3 1 0 5.19
T. Adams 3.0 5 3 3 0 3 1 4.77
R. Mendoza 1.0 3 3 3 0 0 1 2.88
S. Williamson 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.09
C. Leskanic 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.97
M. Myers 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.82
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Lieber (W, 12-8) 8.1 4 3 3 1 7 2 4.40
S. Proctor 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.32
WP - T Adams.
HBP - M Cairo (by T Adams).
Pitches-strikes - D Lowe 48-25; T Adams 47-29; R Mendoza 18-13; S Williamson 13-7; C Leskanic 10-7; M Myers 20-14; J Lieber 98-69; S Proctor 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Lowe 3-0; T Adams 2-4; R Mendoza 2-1; S Williamson 2-1; C Leskanic 2-0; M Myers 3-0; J Lieber 8-10; S Proctor 0-2.
Batters faced - D Lowe 11; T Adams 15; R Mendoza 6; S Williamson 4; C Leskanic 3; M Myers 4; J Lieber 30; S Proctor 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Bruce Froemming. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 2:51.
Attendance: 55,153.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 23 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
BOSTON PITCHER DEREK LOWE LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING AFTER BEING STRUCK IN THE ANKLE BY A LINE DRIVE OFF THE BAT OF NEW YORK'S ALEX RODRIGUEZ.
NEW YORK PITCHER JON LIEBER HAS A NO-HITTER THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
BOSTON'S DAVID ORTIZ ENDED THE NO-HITTER WITH A SOLO HOME RUN IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 18, 2004 4:26 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Boston
D. Roberts D. Roberts
1-2, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI