NY Yankees 9, Kansas City 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(2-4)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 1 0 3 0 1 2 0 0 7 12 0
NY Yankees 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 X 9 8 0
WP: S. Proctor (1-1) S: M. Rivera (1)
LP: A. Sisco (0-1)
(3-4)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right, J. Damon and A. Rodriguez scored
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Teahen doubled to deep left, D. Mientkiewicz scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui walked, J. Damon scored, A. Rodriguez to third, J. Giambi to second
Top 4th: Kansas City
- R. Sanders homered to deep left
- A. Berroa singled to center, E. Brown scored, M. Teahen to third
- J. Buck singled to deep right, M. Teahen scored, A. Berroa to third
Top 6th: Kansas City
- A. Berroa grounded into double play shortstop to first, D. Mientkiewicz scored, E. Brown to third, M. Teahen out at second
Top 7th: Kansas City
- S. Costa homered to deep right
- R. Sanders singled to left, M. Grudzielanek scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded into fielder's choice, J. Giambi scored, H. Matsui to third, J. Posada out at second
- B. Williams singled to left center, H. Matsui scored, R. Cano to second
- D. Jeter homered to deep left, B. Williams and R. Cano scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Costa cf 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 .267
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 .320
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .095
    E. German pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Sanders rf 5 1 2 2 0 1 2 .348
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 2 1 0 1 1 3 .167
E. Brown lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .273
M. Teahen 3b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .190
A. Berroa ss 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .316
J. Buck c 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .267
 Totals 37 7 12 6 3 5 13  
 Batting
2B - M Teahen (1, C Wang); E Brown (2, C Wang); M Grudzielanek (2, T Sturtze).
HR - R Sanders (2, 4th inning off C Wang 0 on, 1 Out), S Costa (2, 7th inning off T Sturtze 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Teahen (2), R Sanders 2 (7), A Berroa (3), J Buck (3), S Costa (2).
2-out RBI - M Teahen, A Berroa, J Buck.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mientkiewicz 1, A Berroa 1, J Buck 1, S Costa 1.
GIDP - A Berroa.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - R Sanders (1, 2nd base by M Myers).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Teahen-M Grudzielanek-D Mientkiewicz, A Berroa-M Grudzielanek).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 3 2 1 0 1 1 2 .310
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 3 1 0 2 .333
G. Sheffield rf 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .207
A. Rodriguez 3b 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .296
J. Giambi 1b 1 2 1 3 3 0 0 .211
    A. Phillips 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Matsui lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .393
J. Posada c 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .269
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .276
B. Williams dh 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .273
 Totals 29 9 8 9 9 4 15  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (5, J Mays).
HR - J Giambi (1, 1st inning off J Mays 2 on, 2 Out), D Jeter (2, 8th inning off A Burgos 2 on, 2 Out).
S - J Damon.
RBI - J Giambi 3 (4), H Matsui (8), R Cano (3), B Williams (3), D Jeter 3 (7).
2-out RBI - J Giambi 3, H Matsui, D Jeter 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 2.
GIDP - R Cano.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Jeter-J Giambi).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Mays 2.2 3 4 4 5 0 1 12.86
M. Wood 2.1 2 0 0 2 0 0 8.31
E. Dessens (H, 2) 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
A. Sisco (L, 0-1) 0.1 2 4 4 2 0 0 21.00
A. Burgos (BS, 1) 0.2 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.45
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang 6.0 8 5 5 2 1 1 5.91
T. Sturtze 0.1 3 2 2 0 1 1 7.71
M. Myers 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
S. Proctor (W, 1-1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.86
M. Rivera (S, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
WP - C Wang 2.
HBP - M Sweeney (by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - J Mays 59-28; M Wood 38-18; E Dessens 19-16; A Sisco 22-11; A Burgos 8-7; C Wang 86-49; T Sturtze 12-9; M Myers 5-4; S Proctor 20-11; M Rivera 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Mays 6-2; M Wood 3-3; E Dessens 4-0; A Sisco 1-0; A Burgos 0-0; C Wang 13-4; T Sturtze 0-0; M Myers 0-0; S Proctor 0-2; M Rivera 1-1.
Batters faced - J Mays 15; M Wood 10; E Dessens 6; A Sisco 5; A Burgos 3; C Wang 27; T Sturtze 4; M Myers 1; S Proctor 4; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Terry Craft.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 54,698.
Weather: 66 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.

Updated on Wednesday, Apr 12, 2006 3:41 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
R. Sanders R. Sanders
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi J. Giambi
1-1, 1 HR
3 RBI