NY Yankees 8, Boston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(31-15)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3 12 1
NY Yankees 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 X 8 16 1
WP: A. Pettitte (3-3)
LP: C. Schilling (4-2)
(21-24)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to right, J. Damon scored
- H. Matsui homered to deep right, D. Jeter scored
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to third, R. Cano scored, J. Damon to second
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Posada singled to right, A. Rodriguez scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- D. Mientkiewicz homered to deep right
Top 6th: Boston
- M. Lowell doubled to right, M. Ramirez scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui singled to center, D. Jeter scored
Top 8th: Boston
- C. Crisp homered to deep right
- K. Youkilis singled to right center, D. Ortiz scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to center, D. Mientkiewicz scored
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .236
C. Crisp cf 4 1 2 1 1 1 2 .240
D. Ortiz dh 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .319
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .250
K. Youkilis 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .347
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .333
J. Varitek c 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .274
W. Pena rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .269
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .269
 Totals 36 3 12 3 2 5 19  
 Batting
2B - K Youkilis (14, A Pettitte); M Ramirez (6, A Pettitte); M Lowell (12, A Pettitte); W Pena (3, M Rivera).
HR - C Crisp (1, 8th inning off K Farnsworth 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Lowell (37), C Crisp (13), K Youkilis (25).
2-out RBI - M Lowell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crisp 1, J Varitek 2, D Ortiz 1.
GIDP - K Youkilis.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - C Crisp (2, 2nd base by A Pettitte).
 
 Fielding
E - J Lugo (5, throw).
DP - 1 (D Pedroia-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 .275
D. Jeter ss 5 2 3 2 0 0 1 .367
H. Matsui lf 4 1 2 3 0 0 2 .291
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .306
J. Posada c 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .367
B. Abreu rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .239
J. Giambi dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .260
R. Cano 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .254
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 2 3 1 0 1 1 .231
 Totals 38 8 16 8 0 4 10  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (6, C Schilling); A Rodriguez (10, C Schilling); D Mientkiewicz (7, J Pineiro).
3B - D Jeter (2, B Donnelly).
HR - H Matsui (4, 1st inning off C Schilling 1 on, 0 Out), D Mientkiewicz (4, 4th inning off C Schilling 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Jeter 2 (28), H Matsui 3 (23), J Posada (27), D Mientkiewicz (13), J Damon (16).
2-out RBI - D Jeter, J Damon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - B Abreu.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
Picked Off - B Abreu (1st base, C Schilling).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Cano-D Jeter-D Mientkiewicz, A Pettitte-R Cano).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Schilling (L, 4-2) 6.0 12 6 5 0 3 2 3.94
B. Donnelly 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.50
J. Pineiro 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.89
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 3-3) 7.0 9 1 1 1 2 0 2.66
K. Farnsworth 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 1 5.12
M. Rivera 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 6.32
BALK - K Farnsworth.
Pitches-strikes - C Schilling 93-64; B Donnelly 18-13; J Pineiro 16-8; A Pettitte 106-66; K Farnsworth 18-11; M Rivera 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Schilling 8-6; B Donnelly 0-2; J Pineiro 3-0; A Pettitte 7-10; K Farnsworth 0-3; M Rivera 0-0.
Batters faced - C Schilling 28; B Donnelly 5; J Pineiro 5; A Pettitte 28; K Farnsworth 6; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Ed Hickox.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 55,000.
Weather: 68 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 18 GAMES.
BOSTON FIRST BASEMAN KEVIN YOUKILIS DOUBLED IN THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 11:37 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
C. Crisp C. Crisp
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
H. Matsui H. Matsui
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI