NY Yankees 6, Boston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(25-22)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 11 1
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 X 6 7 1
WP: R. Johnson (5-3) S: M. Rivera (12)
LP: T. Wakefield (4-4)
(27-21)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 5th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep center, M. Ramirez scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- T. Womack grounded out to second, D. Jeter scored
Top 6th: Boston
- J. Damon singled to right, J. Payton scored, M. Bellhorn to second
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep right, B. Williams scored
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, D. Jeter and T. Womack scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 4 .337
E. Renteria ss 4 0 3 0 1 1 1 .269
D. Ortiz dh 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .276
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 4 .224
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 2 1 1 2 .327
K. Millar 1b 5 0 2 0 0 1 3 .248
B. Mueller 3b 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .282
J. Payton rf 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .221
    T. Nixon ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .307
M. Bellhorn 2b 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 .237
 Totals 37 3 11 3 6 8 23  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (8, R Johnson); J Payton (2, R Johnson).
HR - J Varitek (10, 5th inning off R Johnson 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Varitek 2 (19), J Damon (24).
2-out RBI - J Varitek 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Mueller 1, J Damon 2, J Varitek 1, K Millar 2.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (6, 2nd base off R Johnson/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - M Bellhorn (5, throw).
DP - 2 (M Bellhorn-E Renteria-K Millar 2).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 .305
T. Womack lf 5 1 1 1 0 1 1 .272
G. Sheffield rf 3 1 1 3 2 1 0 .318
H. Matsui cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .267
A. Rodriguez 3b 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .324
T. Martinez 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .264
J. Posada c 3 0 2 0 1 0 3 .298
B. Williams dh 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 .230
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .263
 Totals 30 6 7 6 8 5 18  
 Batting
3B - D Jeter (2, T Wakefield).
HR - R Cano (2, 6th inning off T Wakefield 1 on, 0 Out), G Sheffield (8, 6th inning off A Embree 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Womack (10), R Cano 2 (11), G Sheffield 3 (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 2, B Williams 1, R Cano 1, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - T Martinez, B Williams.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (8, 2nd base off T Wakefield/J Varitek).
 
 Fielding
E - R Cano (3, ground ball).
Outfield assists - T Womack (M Bellhorn at Home).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield (L, 4-4) 5.0 4 4 4 7 3 1 4.48
A. Embree 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 5.40
M. Mantei 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.12
J. Halama 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.29
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson (W, 5-3) 6.0 9 3 3 4 3 1 3.99
T. Sturtze (H, 8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.32
B. Groom (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.40
T. Gordon (H, 12) 0.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.33
M. Rivera (S, 12) 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.47
WP - R Johnson.
HBP - A Rodriguez (by T Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes - T Wakefield 99-53; A Embree 21-11; M Mantei 8-7; J Halama 11-7; R Johnson 104-68; T Sturtze 13-9; B Groom 13-8; T Gordon 13-6; M Rivera 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Wakefield 4-8; A Embree 2-0; M Mantei 2-0; J Halama 2-1; R Johnson 5-8; T Sturtze 3-0; B Groom 0-1; T Gordon 0-0; M Rivera 0-0.
Batters faced - T Wakefield 28; A Embree 5; M Mantei 3; J Halama 3; R Johnson 30; T Sturtze 4; B Groom 3; T Gordon 3; M Rivera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Tom Hallion.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 55,051.
Weather: 70 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.

Updated on Saturday, May 28, 2005 3:58 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
E. Renteria E. Renteria
3-4
0 RBI
 NY Yankees
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI