NY Yankees 10, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-57)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
NY Yankees 0 0 4 0 1 0 3 2 X 10 14 0
WP: D. Rasner (1-0)
LP: M. Garza (1-4)
(81-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Minnesota
- T. Hunter homered to deep left center
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu doubled to deep center, D. Jeter scored
- J. Posada singled to center, B. Abreu scored, J. Giambi to second
- R. Cano doubled to left, J. Posada and J. Giambi scored
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep right center
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center, A. Phillips and A. Guiel scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to center, D. Jeter scored, A. Phillips to second
- J. Posada singled to left, A. Phillips scored, A. Rodriguez to second
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Punto 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .300
L. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .217
J. Mauer dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .348
    J. Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .245
M. Cuddyer rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .276
    L. Ford ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
J. Morneau 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .318
T. Hunter cf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 .270
M. Redmond c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .336
J. Tyner lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .307
J. Bartlett ss 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .342
    A. Casilla ph-ss 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 1 5 1 1 3 6  
 Batting
HR - T Hunter (23, 2nd inning off D Rasner 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - T Hunter (71).
2-out RBI - T Hunter.
GIDP - L Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (L Rodriguez-N Punto-J Morneau, A Casilla-N Punto-J Morneau).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .298
D. Jeter ss 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .342
    N. Green ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .202
B. Abreu rf 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 .370
    A. Guiel pr-rf 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .211
J. Giambi 1b 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 .254
    A. Phillips pr-1b 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .241
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 2 3 5 0 0 4 .284
J. Posada c 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 .274
R. Cano 2b 5 0 3 2 0 0 3 .332
B. Williams dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .283
M. Cabrera lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .286
 Totals 36 10 14 10 7 4 16  
 Batting
2B - B Abreu 3 (13, W Eyre, M Garza 2); R Cano (30, M Garza); J Damon (33, W Eyre); D Jeter (33, J Rincon).
HR - A Rodriguez 2 (31, 5th inning off M Garza 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off P Neshek 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Abreu (18), J Posada 2 (70), R Cano 2 (53), A Rodriguez 5 (104).
2-out RBI - J Posada, R Cano 2, A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, D Jeter 1, B Williams 1, A Rodriguez 1.
GIDP - M Cabrera, R Cano.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Jeter-R Cano-J Giambi, R Cano-J Giambi).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Garza (L, 1-4) 4.2 7 5 5 4 2 1 5.88
W. Eyre 1.1 2 2 2 1 1 0 5.53
P. Neshek 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 1 1.35
J. Rincon 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 0 2.86
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Rasner (W, 1-0) 6.0 4 1 1 0 2 1 1.17
M. Myers 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.20
S. Proctor 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.81
K. Farnsworth 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.18
Pitches-strikes - M Garza 96-53; W Eyre 31-17; P Neshek 19-11; J Rincon 21-13; D Rasner 81-54; M Myers 14-8; S Proctor 28-19; K Farnsworth 14-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Garza 5-7; W Eyre 1-2; P Neshek 2-0; J Rincon 2-1; D Rasner 6-9; M Myers 2-0; S Proctor 0-4; K Farnsworth 0-2.
Batters faced - M Garza 24; W Eyre 7; P Neshek 6; J Rincon 6; D Rasner 20; M Myers 3; S Proctor 5; K Farnsworth 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 3:01.
Attendance: 55,155.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 3, 2006 4:19 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
T. Hunter T. Hunter
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
3-5, 2 HR
5 RBI