NY Yankees 7, Boston 5
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(79-69)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 5 11 2
NY Yankees 1 0 0 2 0 2 2 0 X 7 10 0
WP: S. Proctor (6-4) S: K. Farnsworth (5)
LP: C. Breslow (0-2)
(90-57)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to center, D. Jeter scored
Top 3rd: Boston
- A. Gonzalez ground rule double to left, D. Pedroia scored
- K. Youkilis doubled to left, A. Gonzalez scored, M. Loretta to third
Top 4th: Boston
- A. Gonzalez singled to right, J. Varitek scored, D. Pedroia to third
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- B. Williams doubled to left, J. Posada and J. Giambi scored
Top 6th: Boston
- C. Crisp ground rule double to left, J. Varitek and G. Kapler scored, D. Pedroia to third
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Posada scored
- M. Cabrera singled to center, B. Williams scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi doubled to deep left, A. Rodriguez scored, J. Giambi to third on left fielder W. Pena's throwing error
- J. Posada singled to right, K. Thompson scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 5 0 2 2 0 3 3 .267
M. Loretta dh 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .294
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 1 1 1 0 0 .282
W. Pena lf 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .307
    D. Murphy pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
M. Lowell 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .284
J. Varitek c 4 2 1 0 1 2 3 .245
G. Kapler rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .255
    T. Nixon ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .279
D. Pedroia 2b 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .137
A. Gonzalez ss 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .257
 Totals 38 5 11 5 4 10 19  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia (2, Ra Johnson); A Gonzalez (21, Ra Johnson); K Youkilis (40, Ra Johnson); C Crisp 2 (22, S Proctor, Ra Johnson).
RBI - A Gonzalez 2 (45), K Youkilis (69), C Crisp 2 (36).
2-out RBI - K Youkilis, A Gonzalez, C Crisp 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, M Loretta 3, J Varitek 1, T Nixon 1, W Pena 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - W Pena (2, throw).
DP - 2 (D Pedroia, K Youkilis-A Gonzalez-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cabrera lf 4 0 3 1 1 0 0 .288
D. Jeter ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .343
B. Abreu rf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .323
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .288
J. Giambi dh 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .252
    K. Thompson pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292
J. Posada c 3 2 3 1 1 0 0 .280
B. Williams cf 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .281
A. Guiel 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .232
    A. Phillips 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .242
M. Cairo 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .230
    H. Matsui ph 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .280
    N. Green 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .198
 Totals 31 7 10 7 5 3 14  
 Batting
2B - J Posada 2 (24, J Tavarez 2); B Williams (27, J Tavarez); J Giambi (24, C Breslow).
SF - H Matsui.
RBI - A Rodriguez (113), B Williams 2 (58), H Matsui (22), M Cabrera (46), J Giambi (109), J Posada (81).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez, M Cabrera.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 2, M Cairo 1.
GIDP - B Williams.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Cabrera (12, 2nd base off C Hansen/J Varitek).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Tavarez 5.0 6 4 4 4 2 0 4.89
C. Hansen (BS, 1) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.06
C. Breslow (L, 0-2) 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 4.66
M. Delcarmen 1.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.76
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson 5.2 8 5 5 3 6 0 4.93
B. Bruney 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.61
S. Proctor (W, 6-4) 2.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 3.61
K. Farnsworth (S, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.28
HBP - B Williams (by C Hansen).
Pitches-strikes - J Tavarez 90-46; C Hansen 17-9; C Breslow 16-9; M Delcarmen 25-19; Ra Johnson 112-72; B Bruney 7-3; S Proctor 26-19; K Farnsworth 14-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Tavarez 8-4; C Hansen 1-2; C Breslow 0-1; M Delcarmen 3-1; Ra Johnson 3-8; B Bruney 0-1; S Proctor 1-2; K Farnsworth 0-2.
Batters faced - J Tavarez 24; C Hansen 5; C Breslow 3; M Delcarmen 6; Ra Johnson 28; B Bruney 2; S Proctor 8; K Farnsworth 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Mike Estabrook. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 3:39.
Attendance: 55,167.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 25 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
BOSTON LEFT FIELDER WILY MO PENA LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT LEG INJURY.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 17, 2006 1:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
C. Crisp C. Crisp
2-5
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Posada J. Posada
3-3
1 RBI