NY Yankees 8, Detroit 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 4 12 1
NY Yankees 0 0 5 0 0 2 0 1 X 8 14 0
WP: C. Wang (1-0)
LP: N. Robertson (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Detroit
- C. Granderson flied out to left
- P. Polanco grounded out to pitcher
- S. Casey grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon grounded out to second
- D. Jeter singled to left
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter out at second
- G. Sheffield flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez doubled to deep center
- C. Guillen walked
- M. Ordonez out at third, C. Guillen to second
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- C. Monroe grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi hit by pitch
- A. Rodriguez lined out to second
- H. Matsui flied out to left
- J. Posada singled to center, J. Giambi to second
- R. Cano grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 3rd: Detroit
- M. Thames doubled to left
- B. Inge grounded out to third
- C. Granderson singled to right, M. Thames to third
- P. Polanco grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Granderson out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to second
- D. Jeter doubled to center, J. Damon to third
- B. Abreu doubled to deep right, J. Damon and D. Jeter scored
- G. Sheffield singled to center, B. Abreu scored
- J. Giambi homered to deep right, G. Sheffield scored
- A. Rodriguez singled to left
- H. Matsui flied out to center
- J. Posada flied out to right
- R. Cano flied out to left

5 runs, 6 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 5

  Top 4th: Detroit
- S. Casey flied out to left center
- M. Ordonez flied out to right
- C. Guillen doubled to left
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 5

  Bottom 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon flied out to left center
- D. Jeter singled to right
- D. Jeter caught stealing, catcher to shortstop to first
- B. Abreu flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 0, NY Yankees 5

  Top 5th: Detroit
- C. Monroe homered to deep center
- M. Thames grounded out to shortstop
- B. Inge singled to right
- C. Granderson flied out to left center
- P. Polanco doubled to right, B. Inge scored
- S. Casey doubled to deep left center, P. Polanco scored
- M. Ordonez struck out swinging

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, NY Yankees 5

  Bottom 5th: NY Yankees
- G. Sheffield popped out to second
- J. Giambi hit by pitch
- A. Rodriguez struck out looking
- J. Giambi stole second
- H. Matsui grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, NY Yankees 5

  Top 6th: Detroit
- C. Guillen grounded out to second
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop
- C. Monroe grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 3, NY Yankees 5

  Bottom 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada grounded out to third
- R. Cano grounded out to third
- J. Damon singled to center
- D. Jeter doubled to left, J. Damon to third
- B. Abreu singled to right, J. Damon and D. Jeter scored
- J. Grilli relieved N. Robertson
- B. Abreu to second on pitcher J. Grilli's throwing error
- G. Sheffield grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Detroit 3, NY Yankees 7

  Top 7th: Detroit
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- B. Inge grounded out to second
- M. Myers relieved C. Wang
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
- S. Proctor relieved M. Myers
- P. Polanco singled to right center
- S. Casey singled to right, P. Polanco to third
- M. Ordonez flied out to right center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 7

  Bottom 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Walker relieved J. Grilli
- J. Giambi walked
- A. Rodriguez lined out to right
- H. Matsui grounded into fielder's choice, J. Giambi out at second
- J. Posada singled to center, H. Matsui to third
- R. Cano flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 7

  Top 8th: Detroit
- A. Phillips at first
- K. Farnsworth relieved S. Proctor
- C. Guillen walked
- I. Rodriguez flied out to left
- C. Monroe struck out looking
- M. Thames popped out to shallow center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 7

  Bottom 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon struck out looking
- D. Jeter homered to deep center
- B. Abreu grounded out to first
- A. Phillips flied out to deep center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 8

  Top 9th: Detroit
- M. Rivera relieved K. Farnsworth
- B. Inge popped out to first
- C. Granderson singled to left center
- P. Polanco grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Granderson out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Detroit 4, NY Yankees 8
 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
C. Granderson C. Granderson
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
5-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Tue Oct 3, 2006
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Final

Detroit 4
NY Yankees 8

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