NY Yankees 5, Boston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 1
NY Yankees 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 X 5 7 0
WP: A. Pettitte (12-7) S: M. Rivera (21)
LP: D. Matsuzaka (13-11)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- D. Pedroia lined out to right
- K. Youkilis grounded out to shortstop
- D. Ortiz lined out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to center
- D. Jeter grounded out to pitcher, J. Damon to second
- B. Abreu walked
- A. Rodriguez hit by pitch, J. Damon to third, B. Abreu to second
- H. Matsui grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, B. Abreu to third, A. Rodriguez out at second
- J. Posada doubled to left, B. Abreu scored, H. Matsui to third
- R. Cano flied out to deep center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 2

  Top 2nd: Boston
- M. Ramirez homered to deep right
- M. Lowell flied out to left center
- J.D. Drew grounded out to first
- J. Varitek walked
- C. Crisp struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Phillips grounded out to second
- M. Cabrera flied out to center
- J. Damon grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 1, NY Yankees 2

  Top 3rd: Boston
- J. Lugo tripled to deep center
- D. Pedroia grounded out to pitcher
- K. Youkilis walked
- D. Ortiz hit sacrifice fly to deep left, J. Lugo scored
- M. Ramirez struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 3rd: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter flied out to right
- B. Abreu grounded out to catcher
- A. Rodriguez walked
- A. Rodriguez stole second
- H. Matsui fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Top 4th: Boston
- M. Lowell singled to left
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging
- J. Varitek fouled out to first
- C. Crisp flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada popped out to shortstop
- R. Cano grounded out to third
- A. Phillips struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Top 5th: Boston
- J. Lugo flied out to deep left
- D. Pedroia singled to left
- K. Youkilis struck out swinging
- D. Ortiz struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 5th: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera grounded out to pitcher
- J. Damon popped out to first
- D. Jeter homered to deep right
- B. Abreu grounded out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 3

  Top 6th: Boston
- M. Ramirez singled to center
- M. Lowell flied out to right
- J.D. Drew grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ramirez out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 3

  Bottom 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez flied out to right
- H. Matsui grounded out to catcher
- J. Posada singled to left, J. Posada to second on left fielder M. Ramirez's fielding error
- R. Cano struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 3

  Top 7th: Boston
- J. Varitek homered to deep left
- C. Crisp struck out swinging
- J. Lugo flied out to center
- D. Pedroia grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, NY Yankees 3

  Bottom 7th: NY Yankees
- B. Kielty in left field
- A. Phillips singled to left center
- W. Betemit ran for A. Phillips
- M. Cabrera sacrificed to pitcher, W. Betemit to second
- J. Damon homered to deep right, W. Betemit scored
- D. Jeter walked
- J. Lopez relieved D. Matsuzaka
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter out at second
- M. Delcarmen relieved J. Lopez
- A. Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice, B. Abreu out at second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, NY Yankees 5

  Top 8th: Boston
- W. Betemit at first
- J. Chamberlain relieved A. Pettitte
- K. Youkilis walked
- D. Ortiz flied out to left
- E. Hinske hit for B. Kielty
- E. Hinske struck out swinging
- M. Lowell singled to center, K. Youkilis to second
- J.D. Drew struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, NY Yankees 5

  Bottom 8th: NY Yankees
- E. Hinske in left field
- H. Matsui flied out to right
- J. Posada grounded out to shortstop
- R. Cano tripled to deep center
- W. Betemit struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, NY Yankees 5

  Top 9th: Boston
- M. Rivera relieved J. Chamberlain
- J. Varitek struck out swinging
- C. Crisp struck out looking
- J. Lugo lined out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 3, NY Yankees 5
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Ramirez M. Ramirez
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Damon J. Damon
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI