NY Yankees 9, Toronto 2
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(63-50)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 3 1 0 3 0 2 0 9 14 0
Toronto 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 0
WP: R. Clemens (4-5)
LP: J. Towers (5-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu tripled to deep center, J. Damon scored
- J. Posada doubled to left, A. Rodriguez and B. Abreu scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Cabrera scored
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to center, S. Duncan and M. Cabrera scored, J. Damon to third
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter out at second
Bot 7th: Toronto
- F. Thomas doubled to deep left, V. Wells and A. Rios scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to center, J. Damon and M. Cabrera scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon lf 2 3 2 1 2 0 0 .258
D. Jeter ss 5 0 2 2 0 0 3 .328
B. Abreu rf 5 1 2 4 0 0 2 .285
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 .298
    W. Betemit 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
J. Posada c 5 0 3 2 0 1 1 .340
R. Cano 2b 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .308
A. Phillips 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .288
S. Duncan dh 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .303
    J. Giambi ph-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .260
M. Cabrera cf 4 3 3 0 0 0 1 .302
 Totals 36 9 14 9 5 2 17  
 Batting
2B - M Cabrera 2 (19, J Towers, J Frasor); J Posada (32, J Towers).
3B - B Abreu (3, J Towers); M Cabrera (7, J Towers).
S - M Cabrera.
SF - J Damon.
RBI - B Abreu 4 (74), J Posada 2 (67), J Damon (42), D Jeter 2 (54).
2-out RBI - B Abreu, J Posada 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Phillips 1, A Rodriguez 1, S Duncan 2.
GIDP - D Jeter, A Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - R Cano (3, 2nd base off J Towers/G Zaun), J Damon (20, 2nd base off J Frasor/G Zaun).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (D Jeter-R Cano-A Phillips, R Cano-D Jeter-A Phillips 2).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .258
L. Overbay 1b 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 .246
A. Rios rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .301
V. Wells cf 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 .256
F. Thomas dh 3 0 2 2 0 1 0 .260
    C. Thigpen ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
T. Glaus 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .253
    H. Luna 3b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
A. Hill 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .275
G. Zaun c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .245
J. McDonald ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .273
    R. Olmedo ph-ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333
 Totals 29 2 5 2 4 9 10  
 Batting
2B - F Thomas (18, J Brower).
RBI - F Thomas 2 (65).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Wells 1.
GIDP - T Glaus, G Zaun, A Hill.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Johnson (J Posada at 2nd base), A Rios (J Posada at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (J Towers-T Glaus-L Overbay, J McDonald-A Hill-L Overbay).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 4-5) 6.0 2 1 1 1 6 0 4.00
J. Brower 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 6.75
J. Chamberlain 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Towers (L, 5-9) 5.0 9 5 5 4 1 0 5.36
B. Tallet 2.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 3.61
J. Frasor 2.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 4.54
IBB - R Cano (by J Towers).
HBP - A Rodriguez (by J Towers); R Cano (by B Tallet); A Rios (by R Clemens).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 90-54; J Brower 23-14; J Chamberlain 33-19; J Towers 97-56; B Tallet 33-19; J Frasor 38-24.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 6-6; J Brower 2-0; J Chamberlain 3-1; J Towers 9-3; B Tallet 7-0; J Frasor 3-2.
Batters faced - R Clemens 21; J Brower 5; J Chamberlain 8; J Towers 26; B Tallet 9; J Frasor 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Hernandez. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Ejections: NY YANKEES' Clemens by Hernandez (7th), NY YANKEES' Torre by Hernandez (7th).
Time: 3:15.
Attendance: 38,078.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
NEW YORK CENTER FIELDER MELKY CABRERA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE THIRD INNING.
NEW YORK PITCHER ROGER CLEMENS WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE ANGEL HERNANDEZ IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR HITTING TORONTO'S ALEX RIOS WITH A PITCH.
NEW YORK MANAGER JOE TORRE WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE ANGEL HERNANDEZ IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING AFTER WARNINGS WERE ISSUED.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 8, 2007 5:38 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
B. Abreu B. Abreu
2-5
4 RBI
 Toronto
F. Thomas F. Thomas
2-3
2 RBI