Oakland 9, NY Yankees 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 2
Oakland 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 5 X 9 11 0
WP: J. Kennedy (1-0)
LP: J. Wright (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui homered to deep center
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left, J. Damon and R. Cano scored
Bot 4th: Oakland
- M. Bradley singled to left, F. Thomas and E. Chavez scored, D. Johnson to second
- J. Kendall grounded into fielder's choice, D. Johnson scored, M. Bradley to third, J. Payton out at second
Bot 5th: Oakland
- M. Bradley walked, M. Ellis scored, E. Chavez to third, D. Johnson to second
Bot 8th: Oakland
- J. Payton safe at first on second baseman R. Cano's fielding error, M. Bradley scored
- M. Scutaro singled to center, J. Payton scored, J. Kendall to second
- F. Thomas doubled to deep left center, M. Scutaro, M. Ellis and J. Kendall scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .400
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .333
G. Sheffield rf 4 1 2 3 0 0 1 .333
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .385
J. Giambi 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .222
H. Matsui lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .500
J. Posada c 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .182
B. Williams dh 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .154
R. Cano 2b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 34 4 8 4 0 10 11  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (2, D Haren).
HR - H Matsui (2, 2nd inning off D Haren 0 on, 2 Out), G Sheffield (1, 3rd inning off D Haren 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - H Matsui (5), G Sheffield 3 (4).
2-out RBI - H Matsui.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 2, J Giambi 1.
GIDP - A Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - G Sheffield (1, 2nd base off J Duchscherer/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (1, ground ball); R Cano (1, ground ball).
DP - 1 (J Giambi-D Jeter-J Giambi).
 Oakland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kotsay cf 4 0 2 0 1 1 3 .417
M. Ellis 2b 4 2 0 0 1 2 3 .167
E. Chavez 3b 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .250
F. Thomas dh 5 1 1 3 0 2 3 .182
    N. Swisher pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
D. Johnson 1b 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 .000
M. Bradley rf 3 1 2 3 1 0 0 .400
J. Payton lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .250
J. Kendall c 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .111
M. Scutaro ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .571
 Totals 36 9 11 8 5 6 21  
 Batting
2B - F Thomas (1, K Farnsworth).
3B - M Bradley (1, J Wright).
RBI - M Bradley 3 (3), J Kendall (2), M Scutaro (2), F Thomas 3 (4).
2-out RBI - M Bradley, F Thomas 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 1, J Payton 2, D Johnson 1.
GIDP - M Kotsay.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Scutaro-M Ellis-D Johnson).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang 4.2 7 4 2 3 3 0 3.86
T. Sturtze 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
J. Wright (L, 0-1) 2.0 3 4 1 1 2 0 4.50
M. Myers 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
K. Farnsworth 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 9.00
R. Villone 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.75
 Oakland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren 6.0 7 4 4 0 8 2 6.00
J. Duchscherer 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
J. Kennedy (W, 1-0) 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
WP - D Haren, K Farnsworth.
HBP - A Rodriguez (by D Haren).
Pitches-strikes - C Wang 81-50; T Sturtze 4-2; J Wright 46-28; M Myers 4-3; K Farnsworth 11-5; R Villone 4-3; D Haren 100-68; J Duchscherer 23-14; J Kennedy 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Wang 9-3; T Sturtze 0-1; J Wright 2-2; M Myers 0-0; K Farnsworth 0-1; R Villone 1-0; D Haren 6-4; J Duchscherer 2-1; J Kennedy 2-2.
Batters faced - C Wang 24; T Sturtze 1; J Wright 11; M Myers 1; K Farnsworth 3; R Villone 1; D Haren 25; J Duchscherer 6; J Kennedy 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 3:06.
Attendance: 30,165.
Weather: 58 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, swirling.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 6, 2006 4:34 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
G. Sheffield G. Sheffield
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Oakland
M. Bradley M. Bradley
2-3
3 RBI