Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 7 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
WP: J. Santana (1-0) S: J. Nathan (1)
LP: M. Mussina (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Minnesota
-S. Stewart singled to left center, M. Cuddyer scored
Top 6th: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to deep left
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .304
J. Jones rf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .254
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .271
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .271
C. Koskie 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .251
L. Ford dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .299
C. Guzman ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .274
M. Cuddyer 2b 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .263
    L. Rivas 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
H. Blanco c 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .206
 Totals 31 2 7 2 1 8 8  
 Batting
HR - J Jones (1, 6th inning off M Mussina 0 on, 1 Out).
S - H Blanco.
RBI - S Stewart (1), J Jones (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Morneau 1, L Ford 1.
GIDP - J Jones.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - T Hunter (1, 2nd base off M Mussina/J Posada).
CS - M Cuddyer (1, 2nd base by M Mussina/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - T Hunter (J Posada at Home).
DP - 5 (H Blanco-C Koskie, T Hunter-H Blanco, C Guzman-M Cuddyer-J Morneau 2, C Guzman-L Rivas-J Morneau).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .292
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .286
G. Sheffield rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .290
B. Williams cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .262
J. Posada c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .272
H. Matsui lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .298
R. Sierra dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .244
J. Olerud 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .280
M. Cairo 2b 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 .292
 Totals 31 0 9 0 2 5 17  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (1, J Santana); M Cairo (1, J Santana).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, R Sierra 1, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - J Posada, D Jeter, B Williams.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - A Rodriguez (1, 3rd base by J Santana/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Cairo-D Jeter-J Olerud).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Santana (W, 1-0) 7.0 9 0 0 1 5 0 2.61
J. Rincon 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.63
J. Nathan (S, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.62
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
M. Mussina (L, 0-1) 7.0 7 2 2 1 7 1 4.59
T. Gordon 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.21
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.94
HBP - J Olerud (by J Santana).
Pitches-strikes - J Santana 93-63; J Rincon 10-4; J Nathan 10-6; M Mussina 95-65; T Gordon 11-8; M Rivera 14-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Santana 8-6; J Rincon 2-1; J Nathan 0-3; M Mussina 8-5; T Gordon 1-2; M Rivera 2-0.
Batters faced - J Santana 28; J Rincon 3; J Nathan 3; M Mussina 27; T Gordon 3; M Rivera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Mike Everitt. LF--Jerry Crawford. RF--Paul Nauert.
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 55,749.
Weather: 52 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Oct 6, 2004 5:34 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Minnesota
J. Jones J. Jones
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
2-4
0 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Tue Oct 5, 2004
Los Angeles 3
St. Louis 8

Final

Boston 9
Anaheim 3

Final

Minnesota 2
NY Yankees 0

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