NY Yankees 8, Minnesota 1
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(77-56)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 3
NY Yankees 0 1 1 0 4 0 2 0 X 8 14 0
WP: C. Lidle (3-2)
LP: C. Silva (8-13)
(80-53)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to center, D. Jeter scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to center, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez singled to center, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third, J. Giambi to second
- R. Cano singled to right, B. Abreu scored, J. Giambi to third, A. Rodriguez to second
- A. Guiel grounded out to shortstop, J. Giambi scored, A. Rodriguez to third, R. Cano to second
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
- M. Cabrera singled to left center, J. Posada scored, A. Guiel to second, A. Guiel to third, M. Cabrera to second on left fielder J. Tyner's throwing error
Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Morneau doubled to deep left center, M. Cuddyer scored
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Tyner lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .307
N. Punto 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .304
    A. Casilla ph-2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
J. Mauer c 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .350
    C. Heintz ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
M. Cuddyer rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .278
J. Morneau 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .317
T. Hunter cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .267
    L. Ford ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
P. Nevin dh 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 .213
L. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .224
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .338
 Totals 31 1 4 1 4 6 11  
 Batting
2B - J Morneau (29, T Beam).
RBI - J Morneau (111).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Rodriguez 1, T Hunter 1, J Tyner 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - N Punto (11, ground ball); J Morneau (7, throw); J Tyner (1, throw).
DP - 2 (L Rodriguez-N Punto-J Morneau, J Morneau-J Bartlett-J Morneau).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 7 .299
D. Jeter ss 5 2 3 0 0 0 2 .342
B. Abreu rf 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .367
J. Giambi dh 5 1 0 0 0 1 3 .256
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 2 3 3 0 0 1 .282
    N. Green 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .202
J. Posada c 3 1 1 0 1 1 3 .269
    S. Fasano c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .138
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .331
A. Guiel 1b 3 0 0 1 1 1 1 .215
M. Cabrera lf 3 0 2 1 1 0 1 .290
 Totals 38 8 14 8 3 6 21  
 Batting
2B - J Posada (20, M Guerrier).
HR - A Rodriguez 2 (29, 2nd inning off C Silva 0 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off M Guerrier 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez 3 (99), B Abreu 2 (17), R Cano (51), A Guiel (16), M Cabrera (42).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 3, D Jeter 2.
GIDP - A Rodriguez, J Giambi.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (29, 2nd base off C Silva/J Mauer).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (L, 8-13) 4.0 9 6 4 1 4 1 6.56
M. Guerrier 2.0 4 2 2 1 2 1 2.98
W. Eyre 2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.33
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lidle (W, 3-2) 6.0 2 0 0 2 4 0 3.38
M. Myers 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.28
B. Bruney 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.42
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 8.31
T. Beam 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 10.38
Pitches-strikes - C Silva 82-50; M Guerrier 44-27; W Eyre 29-16; C Lidle 97-61; M Myers 2-1; B Bruney 20-13; O Dotel 19-11; T Beam 23-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Silva 6-3; M Guerrier 4-0; W Eyre 4-2; C Lidle 10-4; M Myers 0-1; B Bruney 1-0; O Dotel 2-1; T Beam 2-0.
Batters faced - C Silva 23; M Guerrier 10; W Eyre 8; C Lidle 22; M Myers 1; B Bruney 3; O Dotel 4; T Beam 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 54,311.
Weather: 66 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Friday, Sep 1, 2006 10:21 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Morneau J. Morneau
2-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
3-5, 2 HR
3 RBI