Boston 5, NY Yankees 4, 14 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 R H E
NY Yankees 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 12 1
Boston 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 13 1
WP: T. Wakefield (1-0)
LP: E. Loaiza (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
-D. Ortiz singled to right, O. Cabrera scored, M. Ramirez to second
-J. Varitek walked, D. Ortiz scored, K. Millar to third, T. Nixon to second
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
-B. Williams homered to deep right
Top 6th: NY Yankees
-D. Jeter doubled to right, J. Posada, R. Sierra and M. Cairo scored, D. Jeter to third advancing on throw
Bot 8th: Boston
-D. Ortiz homered to deep center
-J. Varitek hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Roberts scored
Bot 14th: Boston
-D. Ortiz singled to center, J. Damon scored, M. Ramirez to second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 7 0 1 3 0 2 3 .182
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 2 2 2 .304
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 0 0 3 3 2 .409
H. Matsui lf 7 0 1 0 0 1 7 .444
B. Williams cf 7 1 2 1 0 1 3 .321
J. Posada c 6 1 2 0 1 1 1 .350
R. Sierra dh 5 1 3 0 2 2 3 .412
T. Clark 1b 7 0 1 0 0 4 6 .200
M. Cairo 2b 6 1 2 0 0 0 5 .250
 Totals 53 4 12 4 8 16 32  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (2, P Martinez); M Cairo (2, M Timlin); T Clark (1, K Foulke).
HR - B Williams (2, 2nd inning off P Martinez 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Jeter.
RBI - B Williams (11), D Jeter 3 (7).
2-out RBI - D Jeter 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, B Williams 1, R Sierra 2, A Rodriguez 1, M Cairo 2, H Matsui 3.
GIDP - G Sheffield.
Team LOB - 18.
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (3, ground ball).
DP - 2 (A Rodriguez-M Cairo-T Clark, D Jeter-M Cairo-T Clark).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 6 1 1 0 1 2 3 .083
O. Cabrera ss 6 1 2 0 1 1 3 .348
M. Ramirez lf 6 0 2 0 1 0 3 .333
D. Ortiz dh 6 2 3 3 1 3 2 .478
K. Millar 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .176
    D. Roberts pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Mientkiewicz 1b 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .333
T. Nixon rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .238
    G. Kapler pr-rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Varitek c 4 0 0 2 1 1 4 .263
B. Mueller 3b 6 0 1 0 0 1 3 .273
M. Bellhorn 2b 6 0 2 0 0 2 1 .150
 Totals 50 5 13 5 7 12 24  
 Batting
2B - M Bellhorn (2, M Mussina); D Mientkiewicz (1, F Heredia).
HR - D Ortiz (3, 8th inning off T Gordon 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Varitek.
RBI - D Ortiz 3 (13), J Varitek 2 (8).
2-out RBI - J Varitek, D Ortiz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 2, J Varitek 2, M Bellhorn 1.
GIDP - M Ramirez, O Cabrera.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
CS - J Damon (1, 2nd base by M Rivera/J Posada), D Ortiz (1, 2nd base by E Loaiza/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - M Ramirez (1, bobble).
PB - J Varitek 3.
DP - 1 (B Mueller-M Bellhorn-K Millar).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
M. Mussina 6.0 6 2 2 2 7 0 4.26
T. Sturtze 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.38
T. Gordon 0.2 2 2 2 1 0 1 7.20
M. Rivera 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.35
F. Heredia 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
P. Quantrill 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.75
E. Loaiza (L, 0-1) 3.1 1 1 1 3 3 0 2.70
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
P. Martinez 6.0 7 4 4 5 6 1 5.25
M. Timlin 1.2 2 0 0 1 1 0 6.75
K. Foulke 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
B. Arroyo 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 18.00
M. Myers 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.71
A. Embree 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.15
T. Wakefield (W, 1-0) 3.0 1 0 0 1 4 0 8.59
IBB - J Posada (by T Wakefield).
HBP - M Cairo (by P Martinez); A Rodriguez (by P Martinez).
Pitches-strikes - M Mussina 105-73; T Sturtze 13-7; T Gordon 19-10; M Rivera 22-13; F Heredia 14-9; P Quantrill 13-9; E Loaiza 59-35; P Martinez 111-62; M Timlin 20-11; K Foulke 22-11; B Arroyo 17-10; M Myers 4-3; A Embree 9-8; T Wakefield 43-27.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mussina 6-6; T Sturtze 0-1; T Gordon 2-0; M Rivera 2-2; F Heredia 0-0; P Quantrill 1-2; E Loaiza 3-3; P Martinez 5-7; M Timlin 2-2; K Foulke 0-4; B Arroyo 0-1; M Myers 0-0; A Embree 0-0; T Wakefield 2-4.
Batters faced - M Mussina 27; T Sturtze 2; T Gordon 4; M Rivera 6; F Heredia 2; P Quantrill 5; E Loaiza 12; P Martinez 31; M Timlin 8; K Foulke 6; B Arroyo 3; M Myers 1; A Embree 3; T Wakefield 12.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--Jeff Nelson. LF--John Hirschbeck. RF--Jim Joyce.
Time: 5:49.
Attendance: 35,120.
Weather: 58 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, left to right.

Updated on Tuesday, Oct 19, 2004 12:29 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Yankees
B. Williams B. Williams
2-7, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
3-6, 1 HR
3 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Mon Oct 18, 2004
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