NY Yankees 6, Detroit 4
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(83-51)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 5 0
NY Yankees 0 0 1 2 1 0 2 0 X 6 14 0
WP: R. Johnson (15-10) S: M. Rivera (33)
LP: J. Bonderman (11-7)
(79-53)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to left center, B. Abreu scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to right center, J. Damon and M. Cabrera scored, D. Jeter to third
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- B. Williams singled to center, A. Rodriguez scored
Top 6th: Detroit
- O. Infante homered to deep left
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
- B. Williams singled to left, R. Cano scored
Top 9th: Detroit
- M. Thames homered to deep right, C. Monroe scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .294
C. Monroe dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .271
M. Thames lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .270
M. Ordonez rf 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .290
C. Guillen 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .308
N. Perez ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .156
    S. Casey ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .260
O. Infante 2b 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 .292
 Totals 32 4 5 4 1 8 4  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (28, M Rivera).
HR - M Ordonez (18, 2nd inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 0 Out), O Infante (3, 6th inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 0 Out), M Thames (24, 9th inning off Ra Johnson 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ordonez (85), O Infante (16), M Thames 2 (53).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Inge 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Guillen-N Perez-C Guillen, O Infante-N Perez-C Guillen).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 .300
D. Jeter ss 2 0 1 0 3 0 0 .340
B. Abreu rf 5 1 2 2 0 0 4 .357
J. Posada c 4 0 0 0 1 1 6 .268
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 2 3 2 0 0 3 .279
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 0 0 2 6 .332
B. Williams cf 4 0 2 2 0 1 0 .286
A. Guiel 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .222
M. Cabrera lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .287
 Totals 36 6 14 6 4 7 22  
 Batting
2B - B Abreu (10, J Bonderman); A Rodriguez (23, J Bonderman); R Cano (29, J Walker).
HR - A Rodriguez (27, 7th inning off J Walker 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez 2 (96), B Abreu 2 (15), B Williams 2 (55).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez, B Abreu 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 3, R Cano 3.
GIDP - A Guiel 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - A Rodriguez (12, 2nd base off J Bonderman/I Rodriguez), J Damon (24, 2nd base off J Bonderman/I Rodriguez), D Jeter (28, 2nd base off Z Miner/I Rodriguez).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Bonderman (L, 11-7) 5.1 11 4 4 3 5 0 4.01
J. Walker 1.2 3 2 2 0 0 1 1.86
Z. Miner 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 4.57
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson (W, 15-10) 8.0 4 4 4 1 8 3 4.94
M. Rivera (S, 33) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.90
HBP - B Inge (by Ra Johnson).
Pitches-strikes - J Bonderman 103-61; J Walker 24-16; Z Miner 23-12; Ra Johnson 106-76; M Rivera 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Bonderman 6-5; J Walker 4-1; Z Miner 1-0; Ra Johnson 5-11; M Rivera 3-0.
Batters faced - J Bonderman 29; J Walker 7; Z Miner 4; Ra Johnson 30; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Larry Young. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Ejections: DETROIT's Leyland by Hoye (7th).
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 54,771.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
DETROIT MANAGER JIM LEYLAND HAS BEEN EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE JAMES HOYE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 31, 2006 4:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
M. Ordonez M. Ordonez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI