NY Yankees 7, Oakland 3
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(77-59)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 7 13 2
Oakland 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 7 0
WP: S. Chacon (4-2)
LP: B. Zito (12-11)
(76-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter homered to deep right center
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- M. Bellhorn homered to deep left center
Bot 2nd: Oakland
- J. Payton singled to center, S. Hatteberg scored
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi singled to right, G. Sheffield scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- J. Posada singled to left, A. Rodriguez scored, J. Giambi to second
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui tripled to deep right center, D. Jeter scored
- G. Sheffield singled to right, H. Matsui scored
Bot 5th: Oakland
- M. Scutaro homered to deep left
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- M. Bellhorn walked, A. Rodriguez scored, J. Posada to third, B. Williams to second
Bot 8th: Oakland
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to second, M. Ellis scored, E. Chavez to second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 2 2 1 1 1 4 .311
H. Matsui lf 6 1 2 1 0 1 3 .292
G. Sheffield rf 5 1 1 1 1 1 4 .290
A. Rodriguez 3b 6 2 3 0 0 0 2 .323
J. Giambi 1b 2 0 1 1 2 1 1 .277
    A. Phillips 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .162
R. Sierra dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 9 .270
J. Posada c 4 0 2 1 1 2 2 .252
B. Williams cf 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 .254
    B. Crosby cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
M. Bellhorn 2b 3 1 1 2 2 1 5 .212
 Totals 39 7 13 7 9 8 30  
 Batting
2B - D Jeter (23, B Zito).
3B - H Matsui (3, B Zito).
HR - D Jeter (15, 1st inning off B Zito 0 on, 0 Out), M Bellhorn (8, 2nd inning off B Zito 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Jeter (54), M Bellhorn 2 (30), J Giambi (68), J Posada (55), H Matsui (101), G Sheffield (101).
2-out RBI - M Bellhorn 2, J Posada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 2, J Posada 1, R Sierra 2, G Sheffield 2, M Bellhorn 2.
GIDP - D Jeter.
Team LOB - 15.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (12, 3rd base off B Zito/J Kendall), A Rodriguez (13, 2nd base off J Witasick/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (13, throw); M Bellhorn (8, ground ball).
DP - 2 (J Posada-D Jeter, M Bellhorn-D Jeter-J Giambi).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 .258
M. Ellis 2b 3 1 1 0 2 0 2 .302
E. Chavez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .277
S. Hatteberg dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .282
J. Payton cf 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .277
D. Johnson 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .293
N. Swisher rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
B. Kielty lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .258
M. Scutaro ss 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .240
 Totals 34 3 7 3 4 4 13  
 Batting
2B - S Hatteberg (18, S Chacon).
HR - M Scutaro (6, 5th inning off S Chacon 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Payton (59), M Scutaro (27), S Hatteberg (55).
2-out RBI - M Scutaro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Kielty 1, M Ellis 1, D Johnson 3.
GIDP - D Johnson.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - J Payton (1, 2nd base by S Chacon/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Ellis-M Scutaro-D Johnson).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Chacon (W, 4-2) 6.2 5 2 2 3 3 1 3.08
T. Gordon 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2.67
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.40
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Zito (L, 12-11) 3.1 9 6 6 3 3 2 3.59
K. Yabu 3.0 3 0 0 3 1 0 4.05
R. Rincon 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.88
J. Witasick 1.0 1 1 1 3 2 0 3.32
K. Calero 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.43
H. Street 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.22
HBP - J Giambi (by B Zito).
Pitches-strikes - S Chacon 113-70; T Gordon 24-18; M Rivera 22-14; B Zito 95-59; K Yabu 55-29; R Rincon 6-4; J Witasick 33-13; K Calero 5-4; H Street 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Chacon 10-6; T Gordon 2-1; M Rivera 1-2; B Zito 3-4; K Yabu 3-5; R Rincon 0-0; J Witasick 1-0; K Calero 1-0; H Street 1-1.
Batters faced - S Chacon 27; T Gordon 6; M Rivera 5; B Zito 23; K Yabu 14; R Rincon 1; J Witasick 7; K Calero 1; H Street 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Brian Onora.
Time: 3:35.
Attendance: 43,874.
Weather: 63 degrees, clear.
Wind: 13 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER IN THE FIRST INNING LED OFF THE GAME.

Updated on Monday, Sep 5, 2005 4:46 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Oakland
S. Hatteberg S. Hatteberg
2-4
1 RBI