NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3
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(81-62)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 5 5 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 17 20 1
Tampa Bay 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 5 2
WP: J. Wright (5-2)
LP: D. Waechter (5-10)
(60-85)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right, D. Jeter and A. Rodriguez scored
- J. Posada walked, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to third, B. Williams to second
- B. Crosby grounded out to first, H. Matsui scored, B. Williams to third, J. Posada to second
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
- T. Lee singled to left, C. Crawford and A. Huff scored, J. Gomes to third
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui doubled to deep left center, J. Giambi and A. Rodriguez scored, G. Sheffield to third
- B. Williams singled to right, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to third
- J. Posada singled to right, H. Matsui scored, B. Williams to second
- D. Jeter grounded into fielder's choice, B. Williams scored, J. Posada to third, R. Cano out at second
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez walked, J. Posada scored, R. Cano to third, D. Jeter to second
- J. Giambi singled to right, D. Jeter and R. Cano scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- H. Matsui singled to center, A. Phillips and A. Rodriguez scored, R. Sierra to second
- J. Posada singled to center, M. Lawton and R. Sierra scored, M. Vento to second
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- N. Green singled to right, A. Gonzalez scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 2 1 1 1 1 4 .307
    M. Bellhorn 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .209
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 3 2 1 2 0 2 .321
    F. Escalona ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
J. Giambi 1b 4 2 2 5 1 0 3 .286
    A. Phillips pr-1b 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .158
G. Sheffield dh 3 2 1 0 2 0 0 .290
    R. Sierra pr-dh 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243
H. Matsui lf 4 2 4 4 0 0 0 .297
    M. Lawton pr-lf 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .108
B. Williams cf 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 .256
    M. Vento pr-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
J. Posada c 3 1 2 4 2 0 0 .257
    W. Nieves c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Cano 2b 6 1 3 0 0 2 4 .288
B. Crosby rf-cf 6 0 2 1 0 1 7 .228
 Totals 45 17 20 17 9 4 24  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (39, D Brazelton).
HR - J Giambi (30, 1st inning off D Waechter 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Giambi 5 (79), J Posada 4 (61), B Crosby (2), H Matsui 4 (108), B Williams (62), D Jeter (57), A Rodriguez (111).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Crosby 1, D Jeter 2, J Giambi 2, A Rodriguez 1, M Bellhorn 1.
GIDP - B Williams.
Reached via catcher's interference - H Matsui 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - A Phillips (1, ground ball).
Outfield assists - B Williams (C Crawford at 2nd base), M Vento (A Gonzalez at 1st base).
DP - 3 (B Williams-D Jeter, R Cano-F Escalona-A Phillips, M Vento-A Phillips).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .296
    N. Green 3b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .242
C. Crawford lf 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .295
    D. Hollins lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
J. Cantu 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .289
A. Huff rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .257
J. Gomes dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .286
T. Lee 1b 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 .279
    E. Munson ph-1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222
A. Gonzalez 3b-ss 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .256
T. Hall c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282
    P. LaForest c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .192
J. Gathright cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .279
 Totals 30 3 5 3 5 5 13  
 Batting
2B - A Huff (25, J Wright); T Lee (20, J Wright).
RBI - T Lee 2 (48), N Green (29).
2-out RBI - T Lee 2, N Green.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P LaForest 1, A Gonzalez 1.
GIDP - E Munson.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - A Huff (3, bobble); T Hall (9, catchers interference).
DP - 2 (J Lugo-J Cantu-T Lee, L Carter-E Munson-A Gonzalez-J Cantu).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Wright (W, 5-2) 7.0 5 3 2 4 4 0 5.37
F. Rodriguez 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.34
J. DePaula 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8.53
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Waechter (L, 5-10) 0.0 5 5 3 1 0 1 5.23
D. Brazelton 1.0 4 5 5 2 2 0 7.40
J. Beimel 4.0 5 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
T. Corcoran 0.1 2 6 6 4 0 0 7.42
L. Carter 2.2 3 1 1 1 0 0 4.96
J. Colome 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.45
WP - J Colome.
Pitches-strikes - J Wright 106-63; F Rodriguez 13-7; J De Paula 11-5; D Waechter 23-13; D Brazelton 37-21; J Beimel 53-31; T Corcoran 31-10; L Carter 40-26; J Colome 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Wright 7-9; F Rodriguez 2-0; J De Paula 0-2; D Waechter 0-0; D Brazelton 1-0; J Beimel 7-4; T Corcoran 0-1; L Carter 4-3; J Colome 0-2.
Batters faced - J Wright 29; F Rodriguez 3; J De Paula 3; D Waechter 7; D Brazelton 9; J Beimel 17; T Corcoran 7; L Carter 11; J Colome 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chuck Meriwether. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 3:09.
Attendance: 14,048.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 14, 2005 5:54 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
4-4
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
T. Lee T. Lee
2-2
2 RBI