NY Yankees 6, Detroit 1
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(67-55)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
NY Yankees 0 0 2 1 0 2 0 1 X 6 12 0
WP: A. Pettitte (10-7)
LP: N. Robertson (7-10)
(68-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Detroit
- B. Inge doubled to deep left, R. Raburn scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to center, R. Cano scored, A. Phillips to second
- A. Rodriguez ground rule double to deep left, A. Phillips scored, B. Abreu to third
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right center
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Phillips doubled to deep left center, R. Cano and H. Matsui scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .291
C. Maybin lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
G. Sheffield dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .279
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .355
C. Guillen ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .305
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .280
S. Casey 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
R. Raburn 2b 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 .342
B. Inge 3b 3 0 1 1 0 2 1 .242
 Totals 32 1 6 1 1 6 9  
 Batting
2B - C Guillen (24, A Pettitte); B Inge (18, A Pettitte); R Raburn (8, A Pettitte).
RBI - B Inge (56).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Sheffield 1, R Raburn 1, C Granderson 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - C Guillen (7, 3rd base by A Pettitte/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Inge-R Raburn-S Casey).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 .256
    M. Cabrera cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297
D. Jeter ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .323
B. Abreu rf 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .285
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .304
J. Posada c 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .332
H. Matsui lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .302
J. Giambi dh 4 2 2 2 0 1 1 .273
R. Cano 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .310
A. Phillips 1b 4 1 3 2 0 1 0 .285
 Totals 35 6 12 6 2 8 14  
 Batting
2B - A Rodriguez (27, N Robertson); A Phillips (7, N Robertson).
HR - J Giambi 2 (11, 4th inning off N Robertson 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off A Lopez 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Abreu (82), A Rodriguez (115), J Giambi 2 (28), A Phillips 2 (22).
2-out RBI - B Abreu, A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, J Posada 1, H Matsui 2.
GIDP - D Jeter.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - B Abreu (16, 2nd base off N Robertson/I Rodriguez).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson (L, 7-10) 6.0 10 5 5 2 7 1 5.13
A. Lopez 2.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 3.86
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 10-7) 8.0 5 1 1 1 5 0 3.80
J. Chamberlain 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
IBB - J Posada (by N Robertson).
Pitches-strikes - N Robertson 109-71; A Lopez 27-18; A Pettitte 104-71; J Chamberlain 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Robertson 4-7; A Lopez 3-2; A Pettitte 11-7; J Chamberlain 0-2.
Batters faced - N Robertson 29; A Lopez 8; A Pettitte 29; J Chamberlain 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Time: 2:47. (Plus rain delay totaling 74 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 54,290.
Weather: 69 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
NEW YORK LEFT FIELDER HIDEKI MATSUI SINGLED IN THE SIXTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Aug 17, 2007 11:16 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
R. Raburn R. Raburn
2-3
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi J. Giambi
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI