NY Yankees 8, Kansas City 5
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(48-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 0 5 12 0
NY Yankees 0 4 1 1 0 2 0 0 X 8 8 1
WP: M. Mussina (7-7) S: M. Rivera (17)
LP: G. Meche (7-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera singled to left, R. Cano scored, W. Betemit to third, A. Phillips to second
- D. Jeter walked, W. Betemit scored, A. Phillips to third, M. Cabrera to second
- B. Abreu singled to center, A. Phillips and M. Cabrera scored, D. Jeter to third
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui homered to deep right
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to center, D. Jeter scored
Top 6th: Kansas City
- R. Gload homered to deep right, E. Brown scored
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera homered to deep right
- H. Matsui hit sacrifice fly to deep right, D. Jeter scored
Top 7th: Kansas City
- M. Teahen singled to center, D. DeJesus scored, E. German to second, E. German scored, M. Teahen to second on M. Cabrera's fielding error
Top 8th: Kansas City
- J. Gathright singled to center, J. Buck scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 .283
E. German 2b 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 .286
M. Teahen rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .284
E. Brown dh 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .233
R. Gload 1b 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .295
A. Gordon 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .240
J. Buck c 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .231
J. Gathright lf 4 0 4 1 0 0 0 .352
T. Pena Jr. ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .277
    J. Smith ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .219
 Totals 36 5 12 4 2 4 12  
 Batting
2B - R Gload (15, M Mussina).
HR - R Gload (4, 6th inning off M Mussina 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Gload 2 (36), M Teahen (47), J Gathright (10).
2-out RBI - R Gload 2, M Teahen, J Gathright.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Brown 1, J Buck 1, M Teahen 1.
GIDP - T Pena Jr 2, M Teahen.
Team LOB - 7.
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cabrera cf 5 2 2 2 0 1 0 .292
D. Jeter ss 2 2 1 1 2 1 0 .330
B. Abreu rf 4 0 3 2 1 0 1 .286
A. Rodriguez dh 4 0 0 1 0 2 7 .298
H. Matsui lf 3 1 1 2 0 0 2 .294
J. Posada c 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .338
R. Cano 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .309
W. Betemit 3b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .500
A. Phillips 1b 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 .300
 Totals 30 8 8 8 7 6 17  
 Batting
HR - H Matsui (22, 3rd inning off G Meche 0 on, 0 Out), M Cabrera (7, 6th inning off L Nunez 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - A Rodriguez , H Matsui.
RBI - M Cabrera 2 (48), D Jeter (52), B Abreu 2 (70), H Matsui 2 (78), A Rodriguez (109).
2-out RBI - M Cabrera, D Jeter, B Abreu 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rodriguez 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (12, 2nd base off L Nunez/J Buck).
 
 Fielding
E - M Cabrera (2, bobble).
DP - 3 (W Betemit-R Cano-A Phillips 2, A Phillips-D Jeter-A Phillips).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Meche (L, 7-9) 4.0 6 6 6 5 2 1 3.96
L. Nunez 4.0 2 2 2 2 4 1 1.93
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 7-7) 6.0 9 2 2 0 3 1 4.66
B. Bruney 0.2 1 2 1 1 0 0 3.40
M. Myers 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 2.66
M. Rivera (S, 17) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.89
HBP - D Jeter (by G Meche); E Brown (by M Mussina).
Pitches-strikes - G Meche 91-51; L Nunez 57-38; M Mussina 98-62; B Bruney 7-3; M Myers 28-15; M Rivera 11-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Meche 1-9; L Nunez 2-6; M Mussina 9-6; B Bruney 2-0; M Myers 1-2; M Rivera 2-1.
Batters faced - G Meche 24; L Nunez 16; M Mussina 26; B Bruney 3; M Myers 6; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Adam Dowdy. 1B--Gary Darling. 2B--Larry Poncino. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 54,525.
Weather: 80 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK CENTER FIELDER MELKY CABRERA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SECOND INNING.

Updated on Monday, Aug 6, 2007 5:30 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
R. Gload R. Gload
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
M. Cabrera M. Cabrera
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI