NY Yankees 8, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 3 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 8 14 1
Minnesota 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 12 1
WP: K. Brown (1-0)
LP: C. Silva (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Minnesota
-J. Jones homered to deep left center
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
-M. Cairo singled to right, J. Posada scored, J. Olerud to third
-K. Lofton singled to left, J. Olerud scored, M. Cairo to second
-D. Jeter singled to left, M. Cairo scored, K. Lofton to second
Top 6th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right, H. Matsui scored
-D. Jeter singled to center, J. Posada and J. Olerud scored
Top 7th: NY Yankees
-H. Matsui homered to deep left center
Bot 9th: Minnesota
-M. Cuddyer singled to center, C. Koskie scored, L. Ford to third, C. Guzman to second
-J. Offerman grounded out to first, L. Ford scored, C. Guzman to third, M. Cuddyer to second
-S. Stewart hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Guzman scored, M. Cuddyer to third
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 0 3 3 0 0 0 .385
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .400
G. Sheffield rf 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250
    B. Crosby rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Matsui lf 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 .462
B. Williams cf 5 1 1 2 0 0 2 .231
J. Posada c 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 .308
J. Olerud 1b 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .200
M. Cairo 2b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .222
K. Lofton dh 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .250
 Totals 39 8 14 8 1 2 12  
 Batting
2B - G Sheffield (1, C Silva); D Jeter (1, T Mulholland).
HR - B Williams (1, 6th inning off C Silva 1 on, 0 Out), H Matsui (1, 7th inning off T Mulholland 0 on, 1 Out).
S - M Cairo.
RBI - M Cairo (1), K Lofton (1), D Jeter 3 (4), B Williams 2 (2), H Matsui (2).
2-out RBI - M Cairo, K Lofton, D Jeter 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 1, A Rodriguez 3.
GIDP - B Williams 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (1, 2nd base off J Crain/H Blanco).
CS - G Sheffield (1, 2nd base by C Silva/H Blanco).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (1, throw).
Outfield assists - H Matsui (T Hunter at 3rd base), B Williams (C Koskie at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (D Jeter-J Olerud).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
S. Stewart lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .214
J. Jones rf 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .267
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .357
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
C. Koskie 3b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .400
L. Ford dh 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .143
C. Guzman ss 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .455
M. Cuddyer 2b 4 0 2 1 0 1 4 .500
H. Blanco c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    M. LeCroy ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .500
    J. Offerman ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 4 12 4 0 2 11  
 Batting
2B - T Hunter (1, K Brown); J Jones (1, P Quantrill).
HR - J Jones (2, 1st inning off K Brown 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - S Stewart.
RBI - J Jones (2), M Cuddyer (2), J Offerman (1), S Stewart (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cuddyer 1, J Morneau 1, H Blanco 2, J Jones 1.
GIDP - J Jones.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Guzman (1, 2nd base off K Brown/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - C Guzman (1, throw).
DP - 2 (C Guzman-J Morneau, C Guzman-M Cuddyer-J Morneau).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
K. Brown (W, 1-0) 6.0 8 1 1 0 1 1 1.50
P. Quantrill 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
F. Heredia 0.1 0 2 2 0 0 0 54.00
T. Sturtze 0.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.75
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
C. Silva (L, 0-1) 5.0 10 6 6 0 1 1 10.80
J.C. Romero 0.2 0 1 1 1 1 0 9.00
J. Crain 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
T. Mulholland 3.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 3.00
HBP - C Koskie (by F Heredia); L Ford (by F Heredia).
Pitches-strikes - K Brown 84-62; P Quantrill 24-14; F Heredia 6-3; T Sturtze 4-3; M Rivera 10-7; C Silva 78-50; J Romero 12-6; J Crain 9-5; T Mulholland 42-26.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Brown 8-7; P Quantrill 4-0; F Heredia 1-0; T Sturtze 0-0; M Rivera 2-1; C Silva 8-6; J Romero 1-0; J Crain 1-0; T Mulholland 6-3.
Batters faced - K Brown 23; P Quantrill 7; F Heredia 3; T Sturtze 2; M Rivera 3; C Silva 24; J Romero 3; J Crain 2; T Mulholland 12.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Jerry Crawford. 3B--Paul Nauert. LF--Charlie Reliford. RF--Mark Wegner.
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 54,803.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Friday, Oct 8, 2004 11:19 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
3-5
3 RBI
 Minnesota
J. Jones J. Jones
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Oct 8, 2004
Anaheim 6
Boston 8

Final 10th

NY Yankees 8
Minnesota 4

Final