NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 9 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 X 5 9 0
WP: M. Mussina (13-6) S: M. Rivera (25)
LP: G. Perkins (7-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Christian doubled to left, J. Molina and R. Cano scored, J. Christian to third advancing on throw
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez doubled to deep left, D. Jeter and B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third advancing on throw
- R. Sexson hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Rodriguez scored
Top 9th: Minnesota
- M. Lamb singled to left, A. Casilla scored, J. Morneau to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Span rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .326
A. Casilla 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .323
M. Redmond c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .288
J. Morneau dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .317
D. Young lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .294
M. Lamb 1b 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .229
B. Harris 3b 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .261
    J. Kubel ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .259
N. Punto ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .303
C. Gomez cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .248
 Totals 34 1 9 1 0 9 15  
 Batting
2B - A Casilla (14, M Mussina); M Lamb (9, M Mussina).
RBI - M Lamb (27).
2-out RBI - M Lamb.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Redmond 1, J Kubel 1, B Harris 1.
GIDP - N Punto, D Span.
Team LOB - 6.
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .315
D. Jeter ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .285
B. Abreu rf 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .275
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .318
R. Sexson 1b 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .216
R. Cano 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .265
M. Cabrera cf 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .248
J. Molina c 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .222
J. Christian lf 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 31 5 9 5 1 4 8  
 Batting
2B - J Christian (2, G Perkins); D Jeter (21, G Perkins); A Rodriguez (20, G Perkins).
SF - R Sexson.
RBI - J Christian 2 (4), A Rodriguez 2 (61), R Sexson (32).
2-out RBI - J Christian 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, B Abreu 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - J Christian (3, 2nd base off M Guerrier/M Redmond).
CS - B Abreu (7, 2nd base by G Perkins).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Sexson-D Jeter, R Cano-D Jeter-R Sexson).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Perkins (L, 7-3) 6.0 8 5 5 1 2 0 4.08
M. Guerrier 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.40
J. Nathan 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 13-6) 8.0 6 0 0 0 7 0 3.26
L. Hawkins 0.2 3 1 1 0 1 0 5.71
M. Rivera (S, 25) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.21
WP - L Hawkins.
Pitches-strikes - G Perkins 85-53; M Guerrier 16-11; J Nathan 16-10; M Mussina 105-73; L Hawkins 12-11; M Rivera 4-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Perkins 7-8; M Guerrier 0-1; J Nathan 3-0; M Mussina 13-4; L Hawkins 1-0; M Rivera 0-0.
Batters faced - G Perkins 26; M Guerrier 4; J Nathan 3; M Mussina 28; L Hawkins 5; M Rivera 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Dimuro. 1B--Damien Beal. 2B--Mike Everitt. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:31.
Attendance: 54,114.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 23, 2008 6:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
M. Lamb Mike Lamb
3-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Christian Justin Christian
2-3
2 RBI