NY Yankees 8, Boston 4
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NY Yankees 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 8 12 0
Boston 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 7 0
WP: R. Johnson (17-8)
LP: T. Wakefield (16-12)
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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 singled to center
- A. Rodriguez singled to center, D. Jeter to third
- J. Giambi grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter scored, A. Rodriguez out at second
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, J. Giambi scored
- H. Matsui grounded out to first
- R. Cano flied out to left

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

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- J. Damon walked
- J. Damon stole second
- E. Renteria flied out to deep right, J. Damon to third
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging
- M. Ramirez homered to deep left, J. Damon scored
- K. Millar flied out to right center

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Boston 2

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- T. Martinez singled to center
- B. Williams doubled to right, T. Martinez to third
- J. Flaherty hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Martinez scored, B. Williams to third
- D. Jeter hit sacrifice fly to right center, B. Williams scored
- A. Rodriguez flied out to left

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

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- B. Mueller walked
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging
- T. Nixon struck out swinging
- T. Graffanino singled to left, B. Mueller to second
- J. Damon walked, B. Mueller to third, T. Graffanino to second
- E. Renteria struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 2

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi popped out to shortstop
- G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop
- H. Matsui homered to deep center
- R. Cano grounded out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Boston 2

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- D. Ortiz doubled to deep center
- M. Ramirez grounded out to third
- K. Millar flied out to right center
- B. Mueller popped out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Boston 2

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- T. Martinez struck out swinging
- B. Williams grounded out to second
- J. Flaherty fouled out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Boston 2

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- D. Mirabelli flied out to left
- T. Nixon flied out to deep right
- T. Graffanino singled to left center
- T. Graffanino stole second
- J. Damon grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Boston 2

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter grounded out to third
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
- J. Giambi grounded out to second
- G. Sheffield fouled out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 2

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- E. Renteria flied out to right
- D. Ortiz grounded out to first
- M. Ramirez grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 2

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- M. Stanton relieved T. Wakefield
- H. Matsui struck out swinging
- R. Cano singled to second
- R. Cano caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop
- T. Martinez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 2

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- K. Millar struck out swinging
- B. Mueller struck out looking
- D. Mirabelli struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 2

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Gonzalez relieved M. Stanton
- B. Williams flied out to right center
- J. Flaherty flied out to left center
- D. Jeter struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 2

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- T. Nixon grounded out to first
- T. Graffanino homered to deep left
- J. Damon struck out looking
- E. Renteria flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 7, Boston 3

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez doubled to deep left center
- L. DiNardo relieved J. Gonzalez
- J. Giambi struck out swinging
- G. Sheffield intentionally walked
- H. Matsui singled to shortstop, A. Rodriguez to third, G. Sheffield to second
- R. Cano reached on fielder's choice, A. Rodriguez scored, G. Sheffield to third, H. Matsui to second
- T. Martinez fouled out to catcher
- B. Williams struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Boston 3

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- D. Ortiz grounded out to first
- T. Gordon relieved R. Johnson
- M. Ramirez homered to deep center
- J. Olerud hit for K. Millar
- J. Olerud grounded out to first
- B. Mueller struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Boston 4

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Olerud at first
- C. Bradford relieved L. DiNardo
- J. Flaherty fouled out to catcher
- D. Jeter singled to right
- C. Hansen relieved C. Bradford
- A. Rodriguez singled to left, D. Jeter to second
- J. Giambi popped out to shallow left
- G. Sheffield grounded out to third

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Boston 4

  Bottom 9th: Boston
- B. Crosby in center field
- M. Rivera relieved T. Gordon
- J. Varitek hit for D. Mirabelli
- J. Varitek singled to shallow right center
- T. Nixon flied out to right
- T. Graffanino popped out to third
- J. Damon grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Boston 4
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
4-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI