Boston 5, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(79-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 1 5 10 0
NY Yankees 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 1
WP: J. Beckett (15-10) S: M. Timlin (6)
LP: C. Wang (17-6)
(89-57)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep center, J. Giambi scored
Top 4th: Boston
- D. Mirabelli singled to center, T. Nixon scored, E. Hinske to second
- D. Murphy doubled to deep left center, E. Hinske scored, D. Mirabelli to third
- A. Cora grounded out to second, D. Mirabelli scored, D. Murphy to third
Top 7th: Boston
- T. Nixon walked, M. Loretta scored, D. Ortiz to third, W. Pena to second
Top 9th: Boston
- M. Loretta scored, T. Nixon to second on wild pitch
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Cora ss 5 0 0 1 0 1 1 .248
M. Loretta 2b 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 .295
D. Ortiz dh 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 .285
W. Pena lf 4 0 0 0 1 3 7 .305
    G. Kapler lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
T. Nixon rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 .280
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 4 .287
E. Hinske 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .253
    C. Pena 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .211
D. Mirabelli c 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .186
D. Murphy cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .273
 Totals 36 5 10 4 7 9 25  
 Batting
2B - D Ortiz 2 (28, C Wang 2); T Nixon (22, C Wang); D Murphy (1, C Wang); M Lowell (43, C Wang); M Loretta (31, T Beam).
RBI - D Mirabelli (24), D Murphy (1), A Cora (17), T Nixon (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, E Hinske 2, M Loretta 1, T Nixon 2, W Pena 2, D Murphy 1.
GIDP - W Pena.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (M Loretta-A Cora-E Hinske, A Cora-M Loretta-E Hinske).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .293
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .344
B. Abreu rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .329
    W. Nieves c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Posada ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .275
A. Rodriguez 3b 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .288
J. Giambi 1b 2 1 1 0 2 0 2 .252
    K. Thompson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
    A. Phillips 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
R. Cano 2b 3 1 1 2 1 1 2 .339
H. Matsui dh 3 0 1 0 1 0 3 .280
M. Cabrera lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .283
S. Fasano c 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
    B. Williams ph-rf 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .281
 Totals 32 2 7 2 6 8 22  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera (23, J Beckett).
HR - R Cano (11, 2nd inning off J Beckett 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Cano 2 (69).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Posada 1, J Giambi 1, S Fasano 1, M Cabrera 1.
GIDP - J Damon, H Matsui.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (31, 3rd base off J Beckett/D Mirabelli).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (14, throw).
DP - 1 (D Jeter-R Cano-J Giambi).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 15-10) 6.0 4 2 2 5 4 1 5.02
B. Corey (H, 2) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.20
J. Lopez (H, 5) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.75
K. Foulke (H, 11) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.91
M. Timlin (S, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.40
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang (L, 17-6) 5.0 9 3 3 1 3 0 3.64
R. Villone 1.1 0 1 1 2 0 0 4.09
B. Bruney 1.2 0 0 0 2 5 0 0.63
T.J. Beam 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 9.60
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 9.82
WP - O Dotel.
IBB - D Ortiz (by T Beam).
HBP - S Fasano (by J Beckett).
Pitches-strikes - J Beckett 112-62; B Corey 12-10; J Lopez 1-1; K Foulke 26-13; M Timlin 12-9; C Wang 87-54; R Villone 24-12; B Bruney 34-22; T Beam 5-1; O Dotel 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Beckett 12-2; B Corey 1-0; J Lopez 1-0; K Foulke 0-2; M Timlin 0-1; C Wang 7-5; R Villone 4-0; B Bruney 0-0; T Beam 0-0; O Dotel 2-0.
Batters faced - J Beckett 26; B Corey 3; J Lopez 1; K Foulke 5; M Timlin 4; C Wang 24; R Villone 6; B Bruney 7; T Beam 2; O Dotel 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Crawford. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Phil Cuzzi. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 3:42.
Attendance: 55,091.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 24 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 16, 2006 5:14 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
D. Murphy D. Murphy
2-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
R. Cano R. Cano
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI