NY Yankees 6, Toronto 2
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(59-50)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 2 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 6 12 0
Toronto 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 7 1
WP: A. Leiter (2-3) S: M. Rivera (29)
LP: J. Towers (8-9)
(56-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
- J. Giambi singled to right, H. Matsui scored
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- G. Sheffield singled to center, D. Jeter scored, R. Cano to second
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- T. Martinez singled to right, J. Giambi scored, J. Posada to third
- T. Womack grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Posada scored, T. Martinez out at second
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi singled to right, A. Rodriguez scored
Bot 8th: Toronto
- E. Hinske hit sacrifice fly into double play left to third, S. Hillenbrand scored, G. Zaun out at third
Bot 9th: Toronto
- V. Wells singled to center, R. Adams scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 .312
R. Cano 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .291
G. Sheffield rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .305
    B. Crosby rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 2 3 1 1 1 2 .315
H. Matsui lf 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 .300
J. Giambi dh 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 .293
J. Posada c 4 1 1 0 0 2 5 .254
T. Martinez 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .223
T. Womack cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .240
 Totals 36 6 12 5 4 5 17  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (30, J Towers); D Jeter (18, J Towers); A Rodriguez (19, J Frasor).
HR - A Rodriguez (31, 2nd inning off J Towers 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez (87), J Giambi 2 (51), G Sheffield (86), T Martinez (42).
2-out RBI - J Giambi.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 2, R Cano 1, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - R Cano, T Martinez, T Womack.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - H Matsui (G Zaun at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (H Matsui-D Jeter).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Adams ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .277
R. Johnson lf-rf 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 .280
V. Wells cf 4 0 2 1 1 0 1 .284
S. Hillenbrand 1b 3 1 1 0 2 0 4 .294
A. Hill 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
    C. Koskie ph-3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .240
G. Zaun c 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .268
A. Rios rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .272
    F. Catalanotto ph-lf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .297
F. Menechino dh 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .222
    E. Hinske ph-dh 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .257
O. Hudson 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .266
 Totals 32 2 7 2 7 5 21  
 Batting
2B - V Wells (26, A Leiter); S Hillenbrand (25, T Sturtze).
SF - E Hinske.
RBI - E Hinske (50), V Wells (66).
2-out RBI - V Wells.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Hudson 2, C Koskie 1, S Hillenbrand 3.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - S Hillenbrand (10, ground ball).
DP - 4 (A Hill-O Hudson-S Hillenbrand, R Adams-O Hudson-S Hillenbrand 2, R Adams-S Hillenbrand).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Leiter (W, 2-3) 5.2 4 0 0 4 2 0 4.68
A. Embree (H, 7) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 7.46
T. Sturtze 0.1 1 1 1 2 1 0 4.40
T. Gordon 1.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 3.02
M. Rivera (S, 29) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.94
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Towers (L, 8-9) 6.0 10 5 3 2 4 1 4.53
J. Frasor 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.32
B. League 2.0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6.88
WP - B League.
HBP - R Cano (by J Towers); R Adams (by A Leiter).
Pitches-strikes - A Leiter 102-51; A Embree 11-9; T Sturtze 15-5; T Gordon 25-17; M Rivera 1-1; J Towers 91-65; J Frasor 21-11; B League 30-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Leiter 7-8; A Embree 1-1; T Sturtze 0-0; T Gordon 1-2; M Rivera 0-1; J Towers 12-2; J Frasor 1-1; B League 3-2.
Batters faced - A Leiter 26; A Embree 4; T Sturtze 4; T Gordon 6; M Rivera 1; J Towers 29; J Frasor 5; B League 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 46,114.
Weather: 81 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S GARY SHEFFIELD SINGLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, Aug 8, 2005 4:28 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
V. Wells V. Wells
2-4
1 RBI