Boston 5, NY Yankees 3
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NY Yankees 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 7 2
Boston 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 X 5 4 0
WP: D. Wells (15-7) S: M. Timlin (13)
LP: C. Wang (8-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter struck out swinging
- A. Rodriguez walked
- J. Giambi walked, A. Rodriguez to second
- A. Rodriguez stole third
- G. Sheffield hit by pitch, J. Giambi to second
- H. Matsui singled to center, A. Rodriguez scored, J. Giambi to third, G. Sheffield to second
- J. Posada struck out swinging
- R. Sierra flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- J. Damon walked
- J. Damon stole second
- E. Renteria grounded out to shortstop
- D. Ortiz singled to center, J. Damon scored
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging
- T. Nixon struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 1

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- B. Williams flied out to left
- R. Cano grounded out to second
- D. Jeter lined out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 1

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep center
- J. Olerud grounded out to first
- B. Mueller grounded out to shortstop
- T. Graffanino grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez flied out to deep center
- J. Giambi struck out looking
- G. Sheffield lined out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- J. Damon safe at first on third baseman A. Rodriguez's fielding error
- E. Renteria sacrificed to pitcher, J. Damon to second
- D. Ortiz grounded into double play pitcher to first to first to third to shortstop, J. Damon out at third

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui singled to center
- J. Posada popped out to right
- R. Sierra struck out looking
- B. Williams flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- M. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop
- T. Nixon walked
- T. Nixon caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- J. Varitek struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano lined out to left
- D. Jeter grounded out to third
- A. Rodriguez flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- J. Olerud walked
- B. Mueller grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Olerud out at second
- T. Graffanino fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi singled to right
- G. Sheffield flied out to deep center
- H. Matsui doubled to deep right center, J. Giambi to third
- J. Posada grounded out to third
- R. Sierra flied out to deep center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 2

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- J. Damon singled to right
- J. Damon stole second
- E. Renteria struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz intentionally walked
- M. Ramirez singled to left, J. Damon to third, D. Ortiz to second
- T. Nixon walked, J. Damon scored, D. Ortiz to third, M. Ramirez to second
- J. Varitek reached on fielder's choice, D. Ortiz scored, M. Ramirez to third, T. Nixon to second on first baseman J. Giambi's throwing error
- J. Olerud hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Ramirez scored
- T. Nixon to third on wild pitch
- B. Mueller grounded out to first

3 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 1, Boston 5

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- B. Williams lined out to right
- R. Cano singled to left
- D. Jeter homered to deep right, R. Cano scored
- A. Rodriguez struck out looking
- J. Giambi grounded out to first

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 5

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- T. Graffanino grounded out to third
- J. Damon grounded out to first
- E. Renteria walked
- A. Leiter relieved C. Wang
- D. Ortiz walked, E. Renteria to second
- S. Proctor relieved A. Leiter
- M. Ramirez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 5

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- C. Bradford relieved D. Wells
- G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop
- M. Myers relieved C. Bradford
- H. Matsui struck out swinging
- M. Timlin relieved M. Myers
- J. Posada struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 5

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- T. Nixon struck out looking
- J. Varitek grounded out to shortstop
- J. Olerud flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 5

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- R. Sierra struck out swinging
- B. Williams struck out swinging
- R. Cano singled to right
- D. Jeter grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 5
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
3-4
1 RBI
 Boston
J. Varitek J. Varitek
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI