NY Yankees 6, Boston 5
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 6 12 1
Boston 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5 11 1
WP: B. Bruney (2-1) S: M. Rivera (5)
LP: J. Papelbon (0-1)
(37-18)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Phelps singled to shallow center, J. Posada scored, H. Matsui to second
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to third, M. Cabrera scored, D. Jeter to third, B. Abreu to second, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third on third baseman M. Lowell's throwing error
- J. Posada singled to right, B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to second
Bot 5th: Boston
- D. Pedroia doubled to deep center, C. Crisp, J. Varitek and W. Pena scored
- D. Ortiz singled to right, D. Pedroia scored, D. Ortiz to third on right fielder B. Abreu's fielding error
- K. Youkilis hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Ortiz scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano tripled to deep center, H. Matsui scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep right center
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .251
D. Jeter ss 5 1 0 0 0 0 3 .333
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 0 1 1 0 .244
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 1 2 2 0 1 3 .293
J. Posada c 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .363
H. Matsui lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .284
R. Cano 2b 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .265
J. Phelps 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .281
M. Cabrera cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .248
 Totals 38 6 12 5 3 8 20  
 Batting
2B - J Posada (19, J Beckett); B Abreu (9, J Beckett).
3B - R Cano (3, H Okajima).
HR - A Rodriguez (20, 9th inning off J Papelbon 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Phelps (10), A Rodriguez 2 (47), J Posada (37), R Cano (26).
2-out RBI - J Phelps, A Rodriguez 2, J Posada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, J Posada 1, A Rodriguez 1, H Matsui 1, M Cabrera 1.
GIDP - J Phelps.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - B Abreu (3, bobble).
Outfield assists - H Matsui (J Lugo at Home).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 3 0 1 0 2 1 3 .226
D. Pedroia 2b 5 1 2 3 0 0 3 .336
D. Ortiz dh 5 1 1 1 0 1 0 .325
M. Ramirez lf 4 0 2 0 1 2 0 .288
K. Youkilis 1b 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .350
M. Lowell 3b 5 0 1 0 0 2 4 .333
J. Varitek c 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .275
W. Pena rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .229
C. Crisp cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .238
 Totals 36 5 11 5 4 7 15  
 Batting
2B - D Pedroia 2 (13, L Vizcaino, A Pettitte); M Lowell (17, L Vizcaino); M Ramirez (12, K Farnsworth).
SF - K Youkilis.
RBI - D Pedroia 3 (16), D Ortiz (40), K Youkilis (31).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Varitek 2, M Lowell 1, D Pedroia 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (17, 2nd base off A Pettitte/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - M Lowell (10, throw).
DP - 1 (M Lowell-D Pedroia-K Youkilis).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte 4.1 7 5 5 1 3 0 2.96
L. Vizcaino 1.2 2 0 0 2 1 0 6.91
K. Farnsworth 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.30
B. Bruney (W, 2-1) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.02
M. Rivera (S, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.03
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett 6.1 8 4 4 3 5 0 2.95
J. Lopez 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.46
B. Donnelly (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.63
H. Okajima (BS, 1) 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.27
J. Papelbon (L, 0-1) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.11
IBB - M Ramirez (by L Vizcaino).
HBP - K Youkilis (by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 83-52; L Vizcaino 32-16; K Farnsworth 11-8; B Bruney 21-11; M Rivera 24-17; J Beckett 117-77; J Lopez 5-3; B Donnelly 6-3; H Okajima 23-16; J Papelbon 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 4-6; L Vizcaino 1-2; K Farnsworth 1-1; B Bruney 0-3; M Rivera 0-1; J Beckett 9-5; J Lopez 0-0; B Donnelly 0-1; H Okajima 2-1; J Papelbon 1-0.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 21; L Vizcaino 8; K Farnsworth 4; B Bruney 5; M Rivera 4; J Beckett 29; J Lopez 1; B Donnelly 1; H Okajima 6; J Papelbon 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Jerry Crawford. 2B--Brian O'Nora. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 4:04.
Attendance: 36,793.
Weather: 53 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
BOSTON SECOND BASEMAN DUSTIN PEDROIA DOUBLED IN THE FIFTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.

Updated on Monday, Jun 4, 2007 4:17 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Boston
D. Pedroia D. Pedroia
2-5
3 RBI