NY Yankees 6, Kansas City 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 6 9 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 2
WP: C. Wang (18-6) S: M. Rivera (25)
LP: B. Duckworth (2-5)
(62-80)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon grounded out to first
- M. Cabrera walked
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, M. Cabrera out at second
- B. Abreu stole second
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left, B. Abreu scored
- H. Matsui singled to right
- J. Posada singled to right, H. Matsui to third, J. Posada to second on right fielder M. Teahen's fielding error
- J. Giambi flied out to center

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- J. Gathright reached on bunt single to first
- J. Gathright caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- D. DeJesus grounded out to first
- R. Gload lined out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano singled to right center
- W. Betemit doubled to deep right, R. Cano scored
- J. Damon flied out to center, W. Betemit to third
- M. Cabrera grounded out to first
- B. Abreu walked
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- B. Butler flied out to right center
- M. Teahen grounded out to second
- A. Gordon grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 0

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui popped out to second
- J. Posada flied out to center
- J. Giambi grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- J. Smith grounded out to pitcher
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 0

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano flied out to left center
- W. Betemit flied out to right center
- J. Damon singled to left
- B. Duckworth relieved B. Duckworth
- M. Cabrera lined out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- J. Gathright singled to left
- D. DeJesus grounded into fielder's choice, J. Gathright out at second
- R. Gload singled to right center, D. DeJesus to third
- B. Butler struck out swinging
- M. Teahen walked, R. Gload to second
- A. Gordon doubled to deep right, R. Gload, D. DeJesus and M. Teahen scored
- J. Smith struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 3

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu grounded out to first
- A. Rodriguez singled to center, A. Rodriguez to second on J. Gathright's fielding error
- H. Matsui walked
- J. Bale relieved J. Bale
- J. Posada doubled to deep right, A. Rodriguez and H. Matsui scored
- J. Giambi struck out swinging
- R. Cano lined out to first

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- J. Buck struck out looking
- T. Pena Jr. struck out swinging
- J. Gathright grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- W. Betemit struck out swinging
- J. Damon flied out to left center
- M. Cabrera struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus walked
- R. Gload grounded into double play second to first, D. DeJesus out at second
- B. Butler walked
- M. Teahen flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu struck out swinging
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- H. Matsui struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- D. Mientkiewicz at first
- A. Gordon grounded out to third
- J. Smith flied out to left
- J. Buck singled to center
- S. Costa hit for T. Pena Jr.
- S. Costa walked, J. Buck to second
- J. Gathright grounded into fielder's choice, S. Costa out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Kansas City 3

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Smith at shortstop
- E. German at second
- J. Posada walked
- D. Mientkiewicz sacrificed to third, J. Posada to second
- R. Cano singled to center, J. Posada scored
- W. Betemit struck out swinging
- J. Damon grounded out to catcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- A. Gonzalez at shortstop
- K. Farnsworth relieved C. Wang
- D. DeJesus grounded out to third
- R. Gload struck out looking
- B. Butler struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Kansas City 3

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Soria relieved J. Bale
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging
- B. Abreu struck out swinging
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Kansas City 3

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- M. Rivera relieved K. Farnsworth
- M. Teahen grounded out to second
- A. Gordon struck out swinging
- J. Smith singled to right
- J. Smith to second on fielder's indifference
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Kansas City 3
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez A. Rodriguez
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
A. Gordon A. Gordon
1-4
3 RBI