NY Yankees 6, Toronto 3
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(92-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 6 9 0
Toronto 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 11 0
WP: J. Karstens (2-1) S: K. Farnsworth (6)
LP: J. Frasor (2-2)
(79-72)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Posada homered to deep right
Bot 2nd: Toronto
- A. Rios doubled to left, L. Overbay scored, G. Zaun to third
Bot 3rd: Toronto
- L. Overbay singled to right, V. Wells scored, L. Overbay out at second
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera singled to center, J. Posada and J. Giambi scored, R. Cano to third
Bot 5th: Toronto
- G. Zaun singled to left, T. Glaus scored, A. Hill to second
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu homered to deep center, D. Jeter scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui homered to deep right
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 3 .293
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .339
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 .335
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .286
J. Giambi 1b 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .250
    C. Wilson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .237
    A. Guiel ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
    A. Phillips 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
J. Posada c 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 .279
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .337
H. Matsui dh 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .283
M. Cabrera lf 4 0 2 2 0 0 0 .288
 Totals 36 6 9 6 3 8 17  
 Batting
HR - J Posada (20, 2nd inning off S Marcum 0 on, 0 Out), B Abreu (4, 7th inning off J Speier 1 on, 0 Out), H Matsui (7, 8th inning off B Tallet 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Posada (85), M Cabrera 2 (49), B Abreu 2 (34), H Matsui (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, J Giambi 1, R Cano 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - B Abreu (L Overbay at 2nd base).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Catalanotto lf 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .306
A. Lind dh 5 0 0 0 0 1 8 .375
V. Wells cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .306
T. Glaus 3b 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .252
L. Overbay 1b 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .311
A. Hill ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .288
G. Zaun c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .270
A. Rios rf 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .294
R. Adams 2b 2 0 1 0 2 0 3 .224
 Totals 37 3 11 3 4 3 21  
 Batting
2B - A Rios (28, J Karstens); V Wells (37, J Karstens); R Adams (13, J Karstens).
RBI - A Rios (70), L Overbay (84), G Zaun (38).
2-out RBI - G Zaun.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Glaus 1, R Adams 2, A Lind 4.
Team LOB - 11.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Karstens (W, 2-1) 6.1 10 3 3 3 1 0 4.11
M. Myers (H, 17) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.97
T.J. Beam (H, 2) 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 9.19
J. Veras (H, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.00
K. Farnsworth (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.29
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Marcum 4.0 5 3 3 3 5 1 5.51
S. Downs 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.32
J. Frasor (L, 2-2) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 4.34
J. Speier 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.96
B. Tallet 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 4.25
D. McGowan 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.34
WP - J Karstens.
BALK - J Karstens.
HBP - D Jeter (by S Marcum); J Giambi (by S Marcum).
Pitches-strikes - J Karstens 99-57; M Myers 2-1; T Beam 21-11; J Veras 12-6; K Farnsworth 8-7; S Marcum 78-39; S Downs 33-23; J Frasor 6-4; J Speier 21-11; B Tallet 12-8; D McGowan 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Karstens 4-13; M Myers 0-1; T Beam 1-1; J Veras 0-0; K Farnsworth 1-2; S Marcum 4-3; S Downs 4-1; J Frasor 0-0; J Speier 0-2; B Tallet 1-0; D McGowan 4-0.
Batters faced - J Karstens 31; M Myers 1; T Beam 4; J Veras 2; K Farnsworth 3; S Marcum 22; S Downs 6; J Frasor 1; J Speier 4; B Tallet 4; D McGowan 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 3:13.
Attendance: 30,793.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
TORONTO'S LYLE OVERBAY EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SECOND INNING.
TORONTO PITCHER JASON FRASER HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LOWER RIGHT LEG INJURY.
CORRECTION: TORONTO PITCHER JASON FRASOR HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SEVENTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LOWER RIGHT LEG INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 19, 2006 10:34 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
B. Abreu B. Abreu
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Toronto
L. Overbay L. Overbay
3-5
1 RBI