NY Yankees 5, Texas 2
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(12-14)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5 11 0
Texas 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 8 1
WP: M. Mussina (1-1) S: M. Rivera (3)
LP: R. Tejeda (3-2)
(10-18)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right, J. Giambi scored
Bot 4th: Texas
- I. Kinsler hit sacrifice fly to deep right, S. Sosa scored, H. Blalock to third
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui scored on wild pitch
- D. Jeter singled to right center, J. Posada scored, M. Cabrera to third
Bot 8th: Texas
- M. Teixeira homered to deep right
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter doubled to left, J. Posada scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cabrera cf 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 .218
D. Jeter ss 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 .349
B. Abreu rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .236
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .365
J. Giambi dh 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .319
    J. Damon ph-dh 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .213
H. Matsui lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .262
R. Cano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .277
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .164
W. Nieves c 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
    J. Posada ph-c 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 .329
 Totals 35 5 11 4 3 8 17  
 Batting
2B - H Matsui (4, R Tejeda); J Posada (8, A Otsuka); D Jeter (4, A Otsuka).
HR - D Mientkiewicz (3, 2nd inning off R Tejeda 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Mientkiewicz 2 (8), D Jeter 2 (10).
2-out RBI - D Mientkiewicz 2, D Jeter 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Abreu 2, R Cano 1.
GIDP - R Cano.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Cano-D Jeter-D Mientkiewicz).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 .239
M. Young ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .192
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .238
S. Sosa dh 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .264
    V. Diaz pr-dh 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
H. Blalock 3b 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .255
I. Kinsler 2b 3 0 0 1 0 1 3 .290
B. Wilkerson rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .250
M. Kata lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .321
C. Stewart c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    G. Laird ph-c 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 .182
 Totals 32 2 8 2 2 5 15  
 Batting
2B - H Blalock (7, M Mussina).
HR - M Teixeira (3, 8th inning off K Farnsworth 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Stewart.
SF - I Kinsler.
RBI - I Kinsler (24), M Teixeira (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Wilkerson 2, M Young 2, I Kinsler 1.
GIDP - K Lofton.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - H Blalock (3, 2nd base off M Mussina/W Nieves).
 
 Fielding
E - M Young (4, throw).
Outfield assists - M Kata 2 (M Cabrera at 1st base, B Abreu at Home).
DP - 2 (M Kata-I Kinsler-M Teixeira, C Wilson-M Young-M Teixeira).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 1-1) 5.0 4 1 1 0 3 0 5.73
B. Bruney (H, 2) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.57
S. Henn (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2.93
S. Proctor (H, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.80
K. Farnsworth (H, 4) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 5.56
M. Rivera (S, 3) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 8.38
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Tejeda (L, 3-2) 6.1 6 3 3 1 6 1 3.89
F. Francisco 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.80
C.J. Wilson 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.48
A. Otsuka 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.69
WP - R Tejeda 2, F Francisco.
HBP - J Giambi (by R Tejeda); S Sosa (by B Bruney).
Pitches-strikes - M Mussina 64-49; B Bruney 10-5; S Henn 19-10; S Proctor 18-13; K Farnsworth 18-11; M Rivera 14-10; R Tejeda 101-59; F Francisco 26-18; C Wilson 15-8; A Otsuka 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mussina 4-8; B Bruney 0-2; S Henn 1-0; S Proctor 1-2; K Farnsworth 0-2; M Rivera 2-0; R Tejeda 2-9; F Francisco 1-1; C Wilson 2-0; A Otsuka 2-0.
Batters faced - M Mussina 19; B Bruney 3; S Henn 3; S Proctor 4; K Farnsworth 4; M Rivera 4; R Tejeda 25; F Francisco 6; C Wilson 3; A Otsuka 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Dana Demuth. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Angel Campos.
Time: 3:20. (Plus rain delay totaling 33 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 40,671.
Weather: 70 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER HAS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.
TEXAS OUTFIELDER SAMMY SOSA HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING AFTER BEING HIT IN THE HEAD BY A PITCH.
NEW YORK DESIGNATED HITTER JASON GIAMBI HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.

Updated on Friday, May 4, 2007 12:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter D. Jeter
3-5
2 RBI
 Texas
M. Teixeira M. Teixeira
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI