Boston 6, NY Yankees 4, 12 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 R H E
NY Yankees 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 1
Boston 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 6 8 0
WP: C. Leskanic (1-0)
LP: P. Quantrill (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
-A. Rodriguez homered to deep left, D. Jeter scored
Bot 5th: Boston
-O. Cabrera singled to right, B. Mueller scored, J. Damon to second
-D. Ortiz singled to right center, J. Damon and O. Cabrera scored, M. Ramirez to third
Top 6th: NY Yankees
-B. Williams singled to third, H. Matsui scored
-T. Clark singled to second, J. Posada scored, R. Sierra to second
Bot 9th: Boston
-B. Mueller singled to center, D. Roberts scored
Bot 12th: Boston
-D. Ortiz homered to deep right, M. Ramirez scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 4 .250
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 1 1 2 1 1 3 .200
G. Sheffield rf 5 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000
H. Matsui lf 5 1 2 0 1 1 1 .400
B. Williams cf 6 0 1 1 0 1 4 .167
J. Posada c 4 1 2 0 2 0 1 .500
R. Sierra dh 6 0 2 0 0 1 3 .333
T. Clark 1b 6 0 2 1 0 1 3 .333
M. Cairo 2b 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .250
 Totals 45 4 12 4 7 7 23  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (6, D Lowe).
3B - H Matsui (1, D Lowe).
HR - A Rodriguez (3, 3rd inning off D Lowe 1 on, 2 Out).
S - D Jeter , M Cairo.
RBI - A Rodriguez 2 (8), B Williams (10), T Clark (1).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez 2, T Clark.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 2, B Williams 3, A Rodriguez 1, M Cairo 1.
Team LOB - 14.
 Fielding
E - T Clark (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (D Jeter-M Cairo-T Clark).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 0 0 1 0 2 .000
O. Cabrera ss 6 1 1 1 0 2 3 .167
M. Ramirez lf 3 1 2 0 3 1 0 .667
D. Ortiz dh 5 1 2 4 1 1 4 .400
J. Varitek c 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .000
T. Nixon rf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
K. Millar 1b 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 .500
    D. Roberts pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Reese 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
B. Mueller 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 .400
M. Bellhorn 2b 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .000
    D. Mientkiewicz ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 40 6 8 6 8 10 17  
 Batting
HR - D Ortiz (2, 12th inning off P Quantrill 1 on, 0 Out).
S - D Mientkiewicz.
RBI - O Cabrera (7), D Ortiz 4 (10), B Mueller (1).
2-out RBI - O Cabrera, D Ortiz 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Varitek 2, T Nixon 1, O Cabrera 1, D Ortiz 2.
GIDP - B Mueller.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D Roberts (1, 2nd base off M Rivera/J Posada), J Damon (4, 2nd base off T Gordon/J Posada).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
O. Hernandez 5.0 3 3 3 5 6 0 5.40
T. Sturtze 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Rivera 2.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 4.50
T. Gordon 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
P. Quantrill (L, 0-1) 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 INF
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
D. Lowe 5.1 6 3 3 0 3 1 5.06
M. Timlin 1.0 3 1 1 3 0 0 9.00
K. Foulke 2.2 0 0 0 2 3 0 0.00
A. Embree 1.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
M. Myers 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 NA
C. Leskanic (W, 1-0) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
WP - M Timlin.
IBB - G Sheffield (by A Embree).
Pitches-strikes - O Hernandez 95-50; T Sturtze 25-15; M Rivera 40-24; T Gordon 26-16; P Quantrill 8-4; D Lowe 88-59; M Timlin 37-18; K Foulke 50-27; A Embree 30-19; M Myers 4-0; C Leskanic 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Hernandez 3-6; T Sturtze 3-2; M Rivera 3-1; T Gordon 2-3; P Quantrill 0-0; D Lowe 10-3; M Timlin 1-1; K Foulke 2-3; A Embree 1-4; M Myers 0-0; C Leskanic 1-2.
Batters faced - O Hernandez 23; T Sturtze 6; M Rivera 11; T Gordon 7; P Quantrill 2; D Lowe 22; M Timlin 8; K Foulke 10; A Embree 8; M Myers 1; C Leskanic 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Randy Marsh. LF--Jeff Nelson. RF--John Hirschbeck.
Time: 5:02. (Plus other delay totaling 35 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 34,826.
Weather: 54 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED

Updated on Monday, Oct 18, 2004 3:50 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
1-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sun Oct 17, 2004
St. Louis 5
Houston 6

Final

NY Yankees 4
Boston 6

Final 12th