NY Yankees 12, Kansas City 5
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(82-54)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 10 1 12 17 1
Kansas City 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 5 9 1
WP: T.J. Beam (2-0)
LP: S. Dohmann (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- M. Teahen grounded out to second, D. DeJesus scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to second, A. Guiel scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen singled to right, D. DeJesus scored
- E. Brown singled to left, M. Teahen scored, R. Shealy to second
Bot 7th: Kansas City
- M. Grudzielanek doubled to deep left, J. Gathright scored
- M. Sweeney doubled to deep right center, M. Grudzielanek scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada homered to deep right center, A. Rodriguez scored
- J. Damon singled to center, R. Cano and M. Cabrera scored, B. Williams to second
- B. Abreu doubled to deep center, J. Damon and B. Williams scored
- J. Posada singled to shallow center, B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- R. Cano homered to deep right, J. Posada and A. Rodriguez scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Damon scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 2 2 2 1 1 3 .299
D. Jeter ss 6 0 3 0 0 1 2 .344
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 4 1 2 3 .374
J. Giambi dh 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .251
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 2 1 0 1 3 4 .283
J. Posada c 5 2 3 3 0 1 0 .278
    S. Fasano c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .138
R. Cano 2b 5 2 4 3 0 0 0 .338
M. Cabrera lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 .283
A. Guiel 1b 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .224
    B. Williams ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .283
    A. Phillips 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
 Totals 42 12 17 12 5 12 18  
 Batting
2B - J Posada (21, L Hudson); R Cano (31, L Hudson); B Abreu (14, A Sisco).
HR - J Posada (17, 8th inning off J Gobble 1 on, 0 Out), R Cano (9, 8th inning off A Burgos 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - B Abreu.
RBI - B Abreu 4 (22), J Posada 3 (73), J Damon 2 (75), R Cano 3 (56).
2-out RBI - B Abreu, J Posada, R Cano 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, J Giambi 2, A Rodriguez 2, M Cabrera 2.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - C Wang (1, throw).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus lf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .301
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 .289
M. Teahen 3b 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .293
M. Sweeney dh 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .261
R. Shealy 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .310
E. Brown rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .289
J. Buck c 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .233
A. Berroa ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .232
J. Gathright cf 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .220
    J. Keppinger ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
 Totals 35 5 9 5 2 7 9  
 Batting
2B - D DeJesus (28, C Wang); M Grudzielanek (31, R Villone); M Sweeney (11, T Beam).
S - D DeJesus.
RBI - M Teahen 2 (69), E Brown (70), M Grudzielanek (46), M Sweeney (24).
2-out RBI - E Brown, M Sweeney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Berroa 2, R Shealy 1, M Teahen 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Gathright (19, 2nd base off C Wang/J Posada).
CS - J Gathright (9, 2nd base by C Wang/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - L Hudson (1, throw).
Outfield assists - E Brown (D Jeter at 2nd base).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang 5.2 7 3 3 1 2 0 3.69
B. Bruney 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.23
R. Villone 0.2 1 2 2 1 1 0 3.94
T.J. Beam (W, 2-0) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 10.12
S. Proctor 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.77
M. Myers 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.08
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
L. Hudson 7.0 9 1 1 1 10 0 5.21
J. Gobble 0.0 3 4 4 1 0 1 5.00
S. Dohmann (L, 1-2) 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 7.24
A. Sisco (BS, 4) 0.2 2 3 3 1 1 0 7.71
A. Burgos 1.1 3 3 3 1 1 1 6.12
WP - T Beam.
HBP - J Giambi 2 (by L Hudson, A Burgos).
Pitches-strikes - C Wang 96-58; B Bruney 6-4; R Villone 19-9; T Beam 10-9; S Proctor 12-8; M Myers 14-8; L Hudson 113-73; J Gobble 15-8; S Dohmann 6-2; A Sisco 17-9; A Burgos 33-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Wang 11-3; B Bruney 0-0; R Villone 1-0; T Beam 0-1; S Proctor 0-1; M Myers 2-0; L Hudson 2-8; J Gobble 0-0; S Dohmann 0-0; A Sisco 1-0; A Burgos 0-3.
Batters faced - C Wang 25; B Bruney 1; R Villone 4; T Beam 2; S Proctor 3; M Myers 3; L Hudson 31; J Gobble 4; S Dohmann 1; A Sisco 5; A Burgos 9.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Charlie Reliford. 3B--Larry Vanover.
Time: 3:47.
Attendance: 27,123.
Weather: 70 degrees, clear.
Wind: 0 mph, n/a.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 15 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 5, 2006 12:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Cano R. Cano
4-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Sweeney M. Sweeney
2-4
1 RBI