NY Yankees 12, Tampa Bay 4
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(91-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 2 7 3 0 0 0 12 18 0
Tampa Bay 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 12 1
WP: C. Wang (19-7)
LP: J.P. Howell (1-6)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena hit sacrifice fly to left, A. Iwamura scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter homered to deep left
- R. Cano grounded out to second, B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter hit sacrifice fly to right, D. Mientkiewicz scored, J. Damon to third
- J. Posada singled to center, J. Damon and B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third
- R. Cano homered to deep right, J. Posada and A. Rodriguez scored
- D. Mientkiewicz doubled to deep center, S. Duncan scored
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- C. Pena homered to deep center
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu singled to right, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter to second
- J. Posada singled to right, D. Jeter scored, B. Abreu to third
- R. Cano singled to center, B. Abreu scored, J. Posada to second
Bot 8th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes homered to deep left center, G. Norton scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon lf 6 2 3 0 0 1 1 .267
D. Jeter ss 5 2 3 2 0 2 4 .322
B. Abreu rf 5 3 1 1 1 0 2 .282
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 0 0 2 2 3 .309
J. Posada c 6 1 3 3 0 0 3 .336
R. Cano 2b 5 1 2 5 0 0 1 .305
S. Duncan dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 3 .250
    J. Giambi ph-dh 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .239
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 .274
M. Cabrera cf 4 0 0 0 1 2 6 .275
 Totals 43 12 18 12 5 8 23  
 Batting
2B - S Duncan (1, J Howell); D Mientkiewicz 2 (11, J Witasick, S Dohmann); D Jeter (38, J Salas); J Damon (25, B Stokes).
HR - D Jeter (12, 4th inning off J Howell 0 on, 0 Out), R Cano (19, 5th inning off J Howell 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - D Jeter.
RBI - D Jeter 2 (71), R Cano 5 (94), J Posada 3 (89), D Mientkiewicz (24), B Abreu (99).
2-out RBI - J Posada 2, R Cano 3, D Mientkiewicz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, J Posada 2, A Rodriguez 1, S Duncan 1, M Cabrera 3.
GIDP - R Cano.
Team LOB - 11.
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .282
    J. Guzman ph-3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .320
J. Velandia 2b 5 0 1 0 0 3 1 .371
C. Pena 1b 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 .277
B.J. Upton cf 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .305
    J. Ruggiano cf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .333
D. Young rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 .291
G. Norton dh 5 1 3 0 0 1 0 .246
J. Gomes lf 3 1 1 2 1 2 3 .248
D. Navarro c 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
    J. Paul ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
J. Wilson ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .245
 Totals 38 4 12 4 3 8 15  
 Batting
2B - G Norton (9, L Vizcaino).
3B - A Iwamura (9, C Wang).
HR - C Pena (43, 5th inning off C Wang 0 on, 1 Out), J Gomes (17, 8th inning off L Vizcaino 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - C Pena.
RBI - C Pena 2 (118), J Gomes 2 (48).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Pena 1, J Gomes 1, J Wilson 1, D Young 3, A Iwamura 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - B Upton (22, 2nd base off C Wang/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
E - J Wilson (16, ground ball).
Outfield assists - D Young (J Giambi at Home).
DP - 1 (J Velandia-J Wilson-C Pena).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Wang (W, 19-7) 6.0 7 2 2 3 6 1 3.70
J. Chamberlain 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.40
L. Vizcaino 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 1 4.36
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.82
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J.P. Howell (L, 1-6) 4.2 6 9 8 3 4 2 7.59
S. Dohmann 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.34
J. Ridgway 0.1 4 3 3 0 0 0 189.00
J. Salas 1.2 3 0 0 0 2 0 3.72
J. Witasick 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5.17
B. Stokes 1.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 7.07
WP - J Howell, J Chamberlain.
HBP - A Rodriguez (by J Howell).
Pitches-strikes - C Wang 94-54; J Chamberlain 14-9; L Vizcaino 17-13; M Rivera 10-8; J Howell 93-55; S Dohmann 7-4; J Ridgway 25-13; J Salas 25-18; J Witasick 16-10; B Stokes 31-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Wang 7-5; J Chamberlain 1-1; L Vizcaino 1-2; M Rivera 1-1; J Howell 7-3; S Dohmann 0-0; J Ridgway 0-1; J Salas 2-1; J Witasick 2-0; B Stokes 0-2.
Batters faced - C Wang 28; J Chamberlain 4; L Vizcaino 7; M Rivera 3; J Howell 25; S Dohmann 2; J Ridgway 5; J Salas 8; J Witasick 4; B Stokes 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Mike Dimuro. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 3:29.
Attendance: 21,621.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
NEW YORK SHORTSTOP DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 27, 2007 5:36 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Cano R. Cano
2-5, 1 HR
5 RBI
 Tampa Bay
G. Norton G. Norton
3-5