NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3
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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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to right center, D. Jeter to second on A. Huff's fielding error
- A. Rodriguez singled to right, D. Jeter to third
- J. Giambi homered to deep right, D. Jeter and A. Rodriguez scored
- G. Sheffield singled to deep left
- H. Matsui reached on catcher's interference, G. Sheffield to second on catcher T. Hall's fielding error
- B. Williams singled to right, G. Sheffield to third, H. Matsui to second
- J. Posada walked, G. Sheffield scored, H. Matsui to third, B. Williams to second
- D. Brazelton relieved D. Waechter
- R. Cano struck out swinging
- B. Crosby grounded out to first, H. Matsui scored, B. Williams to third, J. Posada to second
- D. Jeter struck out swinging

5 runs, 5 hits, 2 errors
NY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- J. Lugo grounded out to third
- C. Crawford singled to center
- J. Cantu popped out to shallow center
- A. Huff doubled to left, C. Crawford to third
- J. Gomes walked
- T. Lee singled to left, C. Crawford and A. Huff scored, J. Gomes to third
- A. Gonzalez struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to shortstop
- J. Giambi walked, A. Rodriguez to second
- G. Sheffield walked, A. Rodriguez to third, J. Giambi to second
- 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
- J. Beimel relieved D. Brazelton
- R. Cano singled to first, B. Williams to third, J. Posada to second
- B. Crosby struck out swinging
- D. Jeter grounded into fielder's choice, B. Williams scored, J. Posada to third, R. Cano out at second
- A. Rodriguez walked, D. Jeter to second
- J. Giambi flied out to deep right

5 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- T. Hall grounded out to shortstop
- J. Gathright grounded out to third
- J. Lugo struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- P. LaForest catching
- G. Sheffield popped out to shortstop
- H. Matsui singled to left
- B. Williams grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, H. Matsui out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford walked
- J. Cantu flied into double play center to shortstop, C. Crawford out at second
- A. Huff popped out to shallow left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada grounded out to third
- R. Cano singled to center
- B. Crosby singled to right, R. Cano to third
- D. Jeter grounded into fielder's choice, R. Cano out at home, B. Crosby to second
- A. Rodriguez flied out to right center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes popped out to first
- T. Lee doubled to deep right
- A. Gonzalez lined out to center
- P. LaForest struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi flied out to deep right
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third
- H. Matsui singled to right
- B. Williams grounded into fielder's choice, H. Matsui out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gathright grounded out to third
- J. Lugo walked
- C. Crawford flied out to center
- J. Cantu flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 10, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- T. Corcoran relieved J. Beimel
- J. Posada walked
- R. Cano singled to center, J. Posada to second
- B. Crosby lined out to shortstop
- D. Jeter walked, J. Posada to third, R. Cano to second
- 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
- A. Phillips ran for J. Giambi
- G. Sheffield walked, A. Phillips to second
- L. Carter relieved T. Corcoran
- R. Sierra ran for G. Sheffield
- H. Matsui singled to center, A. Phillips and A. Rodriguez scored, R. Sierra to second
- M. Lawton ran for H. Matsui
- B. Williams singled to right, R. Sierra to third, M. Lawton to second
- M. Vento ran for B. Williams
- J. Posada singled to center, M. Lawton and R. Sierra scored, M. Vento to second
- R. Cano grounded into fielder's choice, M. Vento to third, J. Posada out at second
- B. Crosby flied out to center

7 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- M. Bellhorn at third
- F. Escalona at shortstop
- A. Phillips at first
- R. Sierra at designated hitter
- M. Lawton in left field
- M. Vento in right field
- B. Crosby in center field
- A. Huff walked
- J. Gomes flied out to deep right
- E. Munson hit for T. Lee
- E. Munson grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Huff out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- D. Hollins in left field
- E. Munson at first
- N. Green at third
- M. Bellhorn grounded out to second
- F. Escalona flied out to deep center
- A. Phillips grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- W. Nieves catching
- A. Gonzalez safe at first on first baseman A. Phillips' fielding error
- P. LaForest grounded out to first, A. Gonzalez to second
- J. Gathright struck out looking
- N. Green singled to right, A. Gonzalez scored
- D. Hollins fouled out to catcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Sierra flied out to left
- M. Lawton walked
- M. Vento grounded into double play pitcher to first to second, M. Lawton out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- F. Rodriguez relieved J. Wright
- J. Cantu grounded out to third
- A. Huff grounded out to second
- J. Gomes struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Colome relieved L. Carter
- W. Nieves fouled out to right
- R. Cano struck out swinging
- B. Crosby singled to center
- B. Crosby to second on wild pitch
- M. Bellhorn popped out to shallow right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. DePaula relieved F. Rodriguez
- E. Munson popped out to third
- A. Gonzalez walked
- P. LaForest flied into double play right to first, A. Gonzalez out at first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 17, Tampa Bay 3
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
4-4
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
T. Lee T. Lee
2-2
2 RBI