NY Yankees 17, Toronto 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(12-10)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 6 6 2
NY Yankees 4 1 2 2 3 1 3 1 X 17 15 1
WP: R. Johnson (4-2)
LP: J. Towers (0-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Toronto
- V. Wells doubled to deep left center, R. Johnson scored
- T. Glaus hit sacrifice fly to deep center, V. Wells scored
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez reached on fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, G. Sheffield to second
- J. Giambi homered to deep right, A. Rodriguez and G. Sheffield scored
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Damon homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Toronto
- V. Wells grounded out to third, R. Johnson scored
- T. Glaus doubled to left, A. Rios scored
- S. Hillenbrand doubled to deep left, T. Glaus scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui doubled to right, G. Sheffield scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- J. Posada grounded out to first, A. Rodriguez scored, H. Matsui to third
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon homered to deep right, B. Williams scored
Top 5th: Toronto
- G. Zaun singled to right, T. Glaus scored, B. Molina to third, S. Hillenbrand to second
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter walked, J. Posada scored, B. Williams to third, J. Damon to second
- G. Sheffield singled to second, J. Damon and B. Williams scored, D. Jeter to third
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada homered to deep right
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi singled to center, B. Crosby scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- R. Cano grounded into fielder's choice, A. Rodriguez scored, A. Phillips to third, J. Posada out at second, A. Phillips scored on shortstop R. Adams' throwing error
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- M. Cairo singled to center, J. Damon scored
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .375
A. Rios rf-cf 5 1 1 0 0 3 2 .359
V. Wells cf 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .391
    R. Adams ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
T. Glaus 3b 2 2 1 2 1 0 0 .272
    E. Hinske rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
B. Molina c 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .276
S. Hillenbrand 1b 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 .347
    L. Overbay 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
G. Zaun dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .286
A. Hill 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .176
J. McDonald ss-3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .231
 Totals 32 6 6 6 4 5 14  
 Batting
2B - V Wells (4, Ra Johnson); A Rios (7, Ra Johnson); T Glaus (7, Ra Johnson); S Hillenbrand (4, Ra Johnson).
SF - T Glaus.
RBI - V Wells 2 (25), T Glaus 2 (18), S Hillenbrand (12), G Zaun (9).
2-out RBI - S Hillenbrand, G Zaun.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Zaun 1, V Wells 1, A Hill 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - V Wells (3, 3rd base off Ra Johnson/J Posada), R Johnson (3, 2nd base off T Sturtze/J Posada).
CS - A Hill (1, 2nd base by Ra Johnson/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - R Adams (4, throw); A Hill (3, pop up).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 5 3 3 1 0 1 .292
D. Jeter ss 4 0 0 1 1 3 2 .388
    M. Cairo ss 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .353
G. Sheffield rf 3 2 3 2 1 0 0 .341
    B. Crosby pr-rf 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .222
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 3 0 1 2 2 4 .277
J. Giambi 1b 3 1 2 4 2 0 2 .345
    A. Phillips pr-1b 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .136
H. Matsui lf 5 0 1 1 0 1 6 .259
J. Posada c 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 .286
R. Cano 2b 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 .316
B. Williams dh 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .228
 Totals 41 17 15 16 9 9 21  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (5, J Towers); R Cano (4, S Marcum); B Crosby (1, V Chulk).
HR - J Giambi (8, 1st inning off J Towers 2 on, 1 Out), J Damon 2 (3, 2nd inning off J Towers 0 on, 2 Out, 4th inning off D McGowan 1 on, 0 Out), J Posada (3, 6th inning off S Marcum 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez (15), J Giambi 4 (25), J Damon 3 (13), H Matsui (13), J Posada 2 (12), D Jeter (20), G Sheffield 2 (18), R Cano (9), M Cairo (2).
2-out RBI - J Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, R Cano 1, H Matsui 3.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (6, 2nd base off J Towers/B Molina), G Sheffield (4, 2nd base off J Towers/B Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - M Cairo (1, ground ball).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Towers (L, 0-5) 2.1 6 7 7 1 2 2 10.45
D. McGowan 2.0 2 3 3 3 3 1 13.50
S. Marcum 1.2 4 3 3 3 1 1 13.50
V. Chulk 2.0 3 4 2 2 3 0 5.27
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson (W, 4-2) 5.0 6 6 6 4 2 0 4.71
T. Sturtze 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.40
R. Villone 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.00
M. Smith 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
BALK - D McGowan.
HBP - R Johnson 3 (by Ra Johnson 2, T Sturtze).
Pitches-strikes - J Towers 61-38; D McGowan 50-26; S Marcum 52-25; V Chulk 46-26; Ra Johnson 109-58; T Sturtze 26-15; R Villone 26-17; M Smith 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Towers 3-3; D McGowan 2-1; S Marcum 2-2; V Chulk 3-0; Ra Johnson 5-7; T Sturtze 1-3; R Villone 1-2; M Smith 2-0.
Batters faced - J Towers 15; D McGowan 11; S Marcum 12; V Chulk 12; Ra Johnson 26; T Sturtze 6; R Villone 5; M Smith 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Dreckman. 1B--Adam Dowdy. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Larry Poncino.
Time: 3:48.
Attendance: 50,119.
Weather: 59 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK RIGHT FIELDER GARY SHEFFIELD LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY AFTER COLLIDING WITH TORONTO'S SHEA HILLENBRAND AT FIRST BASE.
NEW YORK RIGHT FIELDER GARY SHEFFIELD LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH LEFT WRIST AND RIGHT KNEE CONTUSIONS.
TORONTO FIRST BASEMAN SHEA HILLENBRAND LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 30, 2006 3:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
S. Hillenbrand S. Hillenbrand
2-2
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Damon J. Damon
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI