Boston 7, NY Yankees 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 9 0
Boston 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 X 7 13 1
WP: J. Beckett (4-0) S: J. Papelbon (5)
LP: J. Karstens (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera struck out looking
- D. Jeter singled to center
- B. Abreu walked, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez struck out looking
- J. Giambi singled to center, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third
- R. Cano singled to shallow right, B. Abreu scored, J. Giambi to second
- D. Mientkiewicz popped out to shortstop

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Boston 0

  Bottom 1st: Boston
- J. Lugo singled to center
- K. Youkilis doubled to left, J. Lugo to third
- D. Ortiz doubled to deep right, J. Lugo and K. Youkilis scored
- M. Ramirez flied out to deep right, D. Ortiz to third
- J.D. Drew grounded into fielder's choice, D. Ortiz out at home
- M. Lowell flied out to center

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Boston 2

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- K. Thompson doubled to left
- W. Nieves reached on fielder's choice, K. Thompson to third, W. Nieves to second on third baseman M. Lowell's throwing error
- M. Cabrera singled to center, K. Thompson scored, W. Nieves to third
- D. Jeter grounded into double play second to first, W. Nieves scored, M. Cabrera out at second
- B. Abreu struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 2

  Bottom 2nd: Boston
- J. Varitek struck out looking
- C. Crisp reached on bunt single to catcher
- A. Cora reached on bunt single to third, C. Crisp to second
- C. Crisp to third, A. Cora to second on wild pitch
- J. Lugo grounded out to second, C. Crisp scored, A. Cora to third
- K. Youkilis singled to left, A. Cora scored
- D. Ortiz flied out to deep right

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 4

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez doubled to left
- J. Giambi struck out looking
- R. Cano grounded out to second, A. Rodriguez to third
- D. Mientkiewicz flied out to deep center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 4

  Bottom 3rd: Boston
- M. Ramirez flied out to deep center
- J.D. Drew walked
- M. Lowell flied out to left
- J. Varitek lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 4

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- K. Thompson struck out looking
- W. Nieves grounded out to pitcher
- M. Cabrera grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 4

  Bottom 4th: Boston
- C. Crisp singled to left
- C. Crisp stole second
- A. Cora sacrificed to third, C. Crisp to third
- J. Lugo grounded out to shortstop, C. Crisp scored
- K. Youkilis walked
- D. Ortiz homered to deep right, K. Youkilis scored
- M. Ramirez flied out to deep right

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 7

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter grounded out to shortstop
- B. Abreu grounded out to shortstop
- A. Rodriguez popped out to second

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

  Bottom 5th: Boston
- J.D. Drew grounded out to second
- M. Lowell singled to left
- B. Bruney relieved B. Bruney
- J. Varitek singled to center, M. Lowell to third
- C. Crisp popped out to shortstop
- A. Cora grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Boston 7

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi struck out looking
- R. Cano doubled to left
- D. Mientkiewicz grounded out to second, R. Cano to third
- K. Thompson struck out looking

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

  Bottom 6th: Boston
- J. Lugo singled to left
- K. Youkilis grounded out to shortstop, J. Lugo to second
- S. Henn relieved B. Bruney
- D. Ortiz struck out looking
- M. Ramirez intentionally walked
- J.D. Drew flied out to left

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

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- W. Nieves grounded out to second
- M. Cabrera popped out to third
- D. Jeter singled to right
- B. Abreu walked, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez singled to right, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to second
- H. Okajima relieved J. Beckett

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 7

  Bottom 7th: Boston
- S. Proctor relieved S. Henn
- M. Lowell flied out to left
- J. Varitek singled to left
- C. Crisp flied out to left
- A. Cora walked, J. Varitek to second
- J. Lugo walked, J. Varitek to third, A. Cora to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 7

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded out to second
- J. Phelps hit for D. Mientkiewicz
- M. Timlin relieved H. Okajima
- J. Phelps popped out to shallow left center
- K. Thompson popped out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 7

  Bottom 8th: Boston
- J. Phelps at first
- K. Farnsworth relieved S. Proctor
- D. Ortiz popped out to shallow left
- M. Ramirez singled to right
- J.D. Drew grounded into double play shortstop to first, M. Ramirez out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 7

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Papelbon relieved M. Timlin
- J. Damon hit for W. Nieves
- J. Damon grounded out to shortstop
- M. Cabrera walked
- D. Jeter struck out swinging, M. Cabrera stole second
- B. Abreu flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Boston 7
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Cano R. Cano
2-4
1 RBI
 Boston
D. Ortiz D. Ortiz
2-5, 1 HR
4 RBI