Detroit 8, NY Yankees 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(97-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 6 1
Detroit 0 3 1 0 3 1 0 0 X 8 13 0
WP: J. Bonderman (1-0)
LP: J. Wright (0-1)
(95-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- M. Ordonez homered to deep left center
- C. Monroe homered to deep left, I. Rodriguez scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez singled to center, M. Ordonez scored, C. Guillen to third
Bot 5th: Detroit
- M. Ordonez singled to left, P. Polanco scored, S. Casey to second
- C. Guillen doubled to deep right, S. Casey scored, M. Ordonez to third
- I. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Ordonez scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- S. Casey doubled to deep right, P. Polanco scored
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu out at second
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada homered to deep left center, B. Abreu scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
J. Damon cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .235
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .500
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .333
G. Sheffield 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .083
H. Matsui dh 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 .250
J. Posada c 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .500
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .133
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .071
M. Cabrera lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 33 3 6 3 1 4 11  
 Batting
HR - J Posada (1, 9th inning off J Walker 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Matsui (1), J Posada 2 (2).
2-out RBI - J Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Cano 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - A Rodriguez (1, throw).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 .294
P. Polanco 2b 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 .412
S. Casey 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .353
M. Ordonez rf 4 3 2 2 0 0 1 .267
C. Guillen ss 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .571
I. Rodriguez c 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 .231
C. Monroe lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .188
M. Thames dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .333
B. Inge 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .133
 Totals 37 8 13 8 1 3 13  
 Batting
2B - C Guillen (3, C Lidle); S Casey (3, S Proctor).
HR - M Ordonez (1, 2nd inning off J Wright 0 on, 0 Out), C Monroe (2, 2nd inning off J Wright 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - I Rodriguez.
RBI - M Ordonez 2 (2), C Monroe 2 (3), I Rodriguez 2 (3), C Guillen (2), S Casey (4).
2-out RBI - I Rodriguez, S Casey.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Thames 1, C Monroe 1, M Ordonez 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Wright (L, 0-1) 2.2 5 4 3 1 1 2 10.12
C. Lidle 1.1 4 3 3 0 1 0 20.25
B. Bruney 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.38
S. Proctor 2.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 2.25
K. Farnsworth 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Bonderman (W, 1-0) 8.1 5 2 2 1 4 0 2.16
J. Walker 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 4.91
Pitches-strikes - J Wright 56-34; C Lidle 23-14; B Bruney 3-2; S Proctor 35-27; K Farnsworth 15-9; J Bonderman 99-70; J Walker 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Wright 1-6; C Lidle 2-1; B Bruney 0-1; S Proctor 4-3; K Farnsworth 2-1; J Bonderman 10-11; J Walker 1-1.
Batters faced - J Wright 15; C Lidle 8; B Bruney 1; S Proctor 11; K Farnsworth 4; J Bonderman 31; J Walker 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Paul Emmel. 1B--Larry Poncino. 2B--Larry Vanover. 3B--Tim Mcclelland. LF--Laz Diaz. RF--Alfonso Marquez.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 43,126.
Weather: 63 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 4 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
DETROIT PITCHER JEREMY BONDERMAN HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH FIVE INNINGS.
THE SINGLE BY NEW YORK'S ROBINSON CANO IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING ENDED BONDERMAN'S PERFECT GAME.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 8, 2006 3:42 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
J. Posada J. Posada
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Detroit
M. Ordonez M. Ordonez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sat Oct 7, 2006
San Diego 3
St. Louis 1

Final

NY Yankees 3
Detroit 8

Final

NY Mets 9
LA Dodgers 5

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