NY Yankees 7, Toronto 5
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(78-77)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 9 0
NY Yankees 0 3 0 0 3 0 1 0 X 7 12 0
WP: M. Mussina (11-10) S: J. Chamberlain (1)
LP: D. McGowan (11-10)
(90-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Toronto
- A. Lind doubled to left, M. Stairs and A. Hill scored
- C. Thigpen singled to center, A. Lind scored
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Molina singled to center, H. Matsui scored, M. Cabrera to second
- J. Damon singled to left center, M. Cabrera scored, J. Molina to second
- D. Jeter singled to right, J. Molina scored, J. Damon to third
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano singled to right, B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- D. Mientkiewicz singled to third, A. Rodriguez scored, R. Cano to second
- J. Molina singled to center, R. Cano scored, D. Mientkiewicz to third
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Molina doubled to deep right, H. Matsui scored, R. Cano to third
Top 8th: Toronto
- M. Stairs homered to deep center, A. Rios scored
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson rf 5 0 0 0 0 3 1 .234
R. Adams 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 .277
A. Rios cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .297
M. Stairs dh 4 2 2 2 0 1 0 .296
A. Hill 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .284
G. Zaun c 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .247
    H. Luna pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
A. Lind lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .233
C. Thigpen 1b-c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .229
J. McDonald ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .247
    L. Overbay ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .241
 Totals 34 5 9 5 3 9 7  
 Batting
2B - A Hill (45, M Mussina); A Lind (14, M Mussina).
HR - M Stairs (20, 8th inning off L Vizcaino 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Lind 2 (37), C Thigpen (8), M Stairs 2 (61).
2-out RBI - M Stairs 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Lind 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - A Rios (1st base, J Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (G Zaun-J McDonald).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon lf 4 0 1 1 1 0 3 .259
D. Jeter ss 5 0 2 1 0 2 4 .319
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 0 1 2 3 .284
A. Rodriguez 3b 2 1 0 0 3 1 2 .312
H. Matsui dh 3 2 0 0 2 1 5 .287
R. Cano 2b 5 1 3 1 0 1 2 .303
M. Cabrera cf 3 1 0 0 1 3 5 .281
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .259
J. Molina c 4 1 3 3 0 0 1 .253
 Totals 33 7 12 7 9 10 29  
 Batting
2B - J Molina (13, J Banks).
RBI - J Molina 3 (17), J Damon (60), D Jeter (68), R Cano (89), D Mientkiewicz (23).
2-out RBI - J Molina 3, J Damon, D Jeter, D Mientkiewicz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, D Jeter 2, A Rodriguez 1, B Abreu 1, R Cano 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (14, 2nd base off D McGowan/G Zaun).
CS - A Rodriguez (4, 2nd base by D McGowan/G Zaun), B Abreu 2 (8, 2nd base by B League/G Zaun, 3rd base by J Kennedy/C Thigpen).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Cabrera (G Zaun at Home).
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. McGowan (L, 11-10) 4.1 6 6 6 6 5 0 4.07
B. Tallet 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.28
B. League 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.35
J. Banks 1.0 2 1 1 2 1 0 4.50
J. Kennedy 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.47
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 11-10) 7.0 7 3 3 1 5 0 4.96
L. Vizcaino 0.2 2 2 2 2 1 1 4.17
J. Chamberlain (S, 1) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.42
WP - D McGowan.
Pitches-strikes - D McGowan 112-66; B Tallet 14-8; B League 16-11; J Banks 25-15; J Kennedy 16-9; M Mussina 97-66; L Vizcaino 21-10; J Chamberlain 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - D McGowan 1-6; B Tallet 0-1; B League 0-0; J Banks 1-1; J Kennedy 0-1; M Mussina 5-9; L Vizcaino 0-1; J Chamberlain 1-0.
Batters faced - D McGowan 24; B Tallet 4; B League 3; J Banks 7; J Kennedy 4; M Mussina 27; L Vizcaino 6; J Chamberlain 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Derryl Cousins. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Time: 3:38. (Plus ceremonies delay totaling 12 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 54,983.
Weather: 75 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO CEREMONIES.
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 23, 2007 6:42 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Toronto
M. Stairs M. Stairs
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Molina J. Molina
3-4
3 RBI