NY Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 12 1
NY Yankees 3 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 X 8 8 1
WP: B. Bruney (1-1)
LP: J. Hammel (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- R. Baldelli homered to deep left
- C. Crawford homered to deep right
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez reached on fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter to third, B. Abreu to second on third baseman B.J. Upton's fielding error
- J. Giambi grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third, A. Rodriguez out at second
- R. Cano hit sacrifice fly to left, B. Abreu scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center
- R. Cano homered to deep right, J. Giambi scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- J. Paul singled to right, B.J. Upton scored, B. Zobrist to second
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- G. Norton singled to right center, C. Crawford scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano doubled to deep right, D. Jeter and A. Rodriguez scored, A. Phillips to third
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Baldelli cf 5 1 2 1 0 2 2 .304
D. Young rf 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .379
C. Crawford lf 5 2 3 1 0 0 1 .308
G. Norton dh 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 .302
T. Wigginton 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .262
J. Cantu 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .250
B.J. Upton 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .246
B. Zobrist ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .237
J. Paul c 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .268
    D. Navarro ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .257
 Totals 38 4 12 4 2 7 13  
 Batting
2B - C Crawford (20, K Farnsworth).
HR - R Baldelli (11, 1st inning off C Lidle 0 on, 0 Out), C Crawford (17, 1st inning off C Lidle 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Baldelli (44), C Crawford (71), J Paul (8), G Norton (36).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Norton 1, D Navarro 1, B Upton 3, D Young 1.
GIDP - C Crawford.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (8, 2nd base off C Lidle/S Fasano), C Crawford (50, 2nd base off C Lidle/S Fasano).
 
 Fielding
E - B Zobrist (6, throw).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .295
D. Jeter ss 5 2 1 0 0 1 0 .345
B. Abreu rf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .338
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 2 3 2 0 1 0 .289
J. Giambi 1b 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .252
    A. Phillips pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
R. Cano 2b 3 1 2 5 0 1 2 .337
H. Matsui dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .278
M. Cabrera lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .284
S. Fasano c 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .158
 Totals 32 8 8 8 5 7 11  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (35, D Miceli).
HR - A Rodriguez (33, 3rd inning off J Hammel 0 on, 2 Out), R Cano (10, 3rd inning off J Hammel 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Cano.
RBI - A Rodriguez 2 (110), J Giambi (108), R Cano 5 (64).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez, R Cano 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, M Cabrera 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (30, 2nd base off S Camp/J Paul), A Rodriguez (14, 2nd base off D Miceli/J Paul).
 
 Fielding
E - A Rodriguez (23, throw).
PB - S Fasano.
DP - 1 (R Cano-D Jeter-J Giambi).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Hammel (L, 0-3) 4.2 6 6 6 3 3 2 6.53
J. Switzer 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.66
S. Camp 0.1 1 2 1 0 0 0 4.37
D. Miceli 0.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.56
B. Meadows 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.20
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lidle 4.0 9 4 4 1 2 2 5.26
B. Bruney (W, 1-1) 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.71
M. Myers (H, 15) 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.93
S. Proctor (H, 22) 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.69
K. Farnsworth 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.35
WP - J Hammel.
IBB - J Giambi (by D Miceli).
Pitches-strikes - J Hammel 95-53; J Switzer 23-13; S Camp 8-5; D Miceli 18-8; B Meadows 13-8; C Lidle 85-57; B Bruney 26-17; M Myers 7-3; S Proctor 15-10; K Farnsworth 11-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Hammel 3-8; J Switzer 1-2; S Camp 1-0; D Miceli 0-0; B Meadows 1-1; C Lidle 7-3; B Bruney 2-2; M Myers 2-0; S Proctor 3-0; K Farnsworth 0-1.
Batters faced - J Hammel 23; J Switzer 5; S Camp 3; D Miceli 4; B Meadows 3; C Lidle 22; B Bruney 7; M Myers 2; S Proctor 5; K Farnsworth 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Paul Schrieber.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 52,279.
Weather: 66 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY TAMPA BAY'S ROCCO BALDELLI LED OFF THE GAME.
NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 22 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 14, 2006 6:07 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
C. Crawford C. Crawford
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
R. Cano R. Cano
2-3, 1 HR
5 RBI