Boston 8, NY Yankees 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(4-5)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Boston 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 3 X 8 8 0
WP: K. Foulke (1-1)
LP: T. Gordon (0-1)
(4-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Boston
- J. Payton homered to deep center, K. Millar scored
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui doubled to left, D. Jeter scored
Bot 3rd: Boston
- E. Renteria homered to deep left, J. Damon scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- G. Sheffield walked, T. Martinez scored, T. Womack to third, D. Jeter to second
- H. Matsui singled to right, T. Womack and D. Jeter scored, G. Sheffield to second
- A. Rodriguez singled to right, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to third
Bot 4th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Boston
- E. Renteria doubled to deep center, J. Damon scored
- J. Varitek tripled to deep right, E. Renteria and D. Ortiz scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Womack 2b 5 1 0 0 0 1 4 .242
D. Jeter ss 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .333
G. Sheffield rf 4 1 3 1 1 0 1 .306
H. Matsui lf 4 0 3 3 1 0 1 .361
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 0 1 1 0 1 5 .225
J. Posada c 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .267
J. Giambi dh 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 .241
    R. Sanchez pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
T. Martinez 1b 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .200
    B. Crosby pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    A. Phillips 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Sierra ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200
B. Williams cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .214
 Totals 37 5 10 5 7 4 22  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (2, B Arroyo); H Matsui (3, B Arroyo); G Sheffield (2, K Foulke).
RBI - H Matsui 3 (11), G Sheffield (8), A Rodriguez (4).
2-out RBI - G Sheffield, H Matsui 2, A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, J Posada 2, R Sierra 2, A Rodriguez 1, T Womack 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - B Crosby (1, 2nd base off K Foulke/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Rodriguez-T Womack-T Martinez).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 .306
E. Renteria ss 4 2 2 3 0 0 0 .250
M. Ramirez lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .200
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .312
K. Millar 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .250
    D. McCarty 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Varitek c 4 1 2 3 0 1 2 .370
J. Payton rf 3 1 1 2 0 2 0 .308
    T. Nixon ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .273
B. Mueller 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .233
M. Bellhorn 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .233
 Totals 31 8 8 8 3 10 9  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (2, T Gordon).
3B - J Varitek (1, T Gordon).
HR - J Payton (1, 2nd inning off R Johnson 1 on, 2 Out), E Renteria (1, 3rd inning off R Johnson 1 on, 1 Out), J Varitek (3, 4th inning off R Johnson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Payton 2 (4), E Renteria 3 (7), J Varitek 3 (6).
2-out RBI - J Payton 2, J Varitek 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Nixon 1.
GIDP - M Bellhorn.
Team LOB - 2.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (3, 2nd base off R Johnson/J Posada).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson 7.0 5 5 5 2 9 3 4.74
T. Gordon (L, 0-1) 0.2 3 3 3 1 0 0 7.71
M. Stanton 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.40
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo 5.2 9 5 5 4 1 0 5.40
A. Embree 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.38
K. Foulke (W, 1-1) 2.0 1 0 0 3 2 0 4.50
IBB - D Ortiz (by T Gordon).
Pitches-strikes - R Johnson 103-68; T Gordon 20-10; M Stanton 4-3; B Arroyo 104-66; A Embree 18-11; K Foulke 53-28.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Johnson 5-7; T Gordon 0-2; M Stanton 0-0; B Arroyo 10-6; A Embree 0-3; K Foulke 0-4.
Batters faced - R Johnson 27; T Gordon 6; M Stanton 1; B Arroyo 30; A Embree 4; K Foulke 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Brian Runge. 2B--Charlie Reliford. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Ejections: BOSTON's Francona by Gibson (4th).
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 35,251.
Weather: 45 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
BOSTON COACH RON JACKSON WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE GREG GIBSON FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING.
THE HOME RUN BY BOSTON CATCHER JASON VARITEK IN THE FOURTH INNING WAS THE 100TH OF HIS CAREER.
BOSTON MANAGER TERRY FRANCONA WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE GREG GIBSON IN THE FOURTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 14, 2005 10:51 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
3-4
3 RBI
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI