NY Yankees 8, LA Angels 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(69-41)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
NY Yankees 0 2 2 0 1 1 2 0 X 8 11 1
WP: M. Mussina (14-7)
LP: J. Weaver (9-9)
(60-50)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: LA Angels
- J. Mathis grounded into fielder's choice, G. Anderson scored, H. Kendrick to third, G. Matthews Jr. out at second, H. Kendrick scored on second baseman W. Betemit's throwing error
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- W. Betemit homered to deep right, X. Nady scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Molina scored, J. Damon out at second
- B. Abreu homered to deep right
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Molina homered to deep left
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to right, J. Molina scored, J. Damon to third
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter out at second
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .278
E. Aybar ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .280
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
V. Guerrero dh 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .282
G. Anderson lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .284
H. Kendrick 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .333
J. Rivera rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .233
G. Matthews Jr. cf 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .228
J. Mathis c 3 0 0 1 0 2 1 .218
 Totals 30 2 3 1 4 8 9  
 Batting
2B - H Kendrick (24, M Mussina).
RBI - J Mathis (37).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rivera 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (E Aybar-H Kendrick-M Teixeira 2).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .316
D. Jeter ss 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .282
B. Abreu rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .286
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 2 1 .325
J. Giambi 1b 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .252
    R. Sexson pr-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
X. Nady lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .286
    J. Christian ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
W. Betemit 2b 4 1 2 2 0 2 0 .258
M. Cabrera cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .246
J. Molina c 3 3 3 1 0 0 0 .237
 Totals 33 8 11 7 2 8 7  
 Batting
HR - W Betemit (5, 2nd inning off J Weaver 1 on, 2 Out), B Abreu (15, 3rd inning off J Weaver 0 on, 2 Out), J Molina (1, 5th inning off J Weaver 0 on, 0 Out), A Rodriguez (24, 6th inning off J Weaver 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - W Betemit 2 (17), B Abreu 2 (75), J Molina (12), A Rodriguez (66), D Jeter (50).
2-out RBI - W Betemit 2, B Abreu.
GIDP - D Jeter, X Nady.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - W Betemit (3, throw).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Weaver (L, 9-9) 5.0 8 6 6 1 5 4 4.37
J. Speier 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 0 4.89
D. O'Day 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.34
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 14-7) 7.0 2 2 1 2 5 0 3.44
J. Veras 1.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2.70
B. Bruney 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.46
Pitches-strikes - J Weaver 99-70; J Speier 28-18; D O'Day 19-15; M Mussina 89-58; J Veras 17-11; B Bruney 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Weaver 5-5; J Speier 3-0; D O'Day 1-2; M Mussina 11-5; J Veras 0-0; B Bruney 0-3.
Batters faced - J Weaver 23; J Speier 7; D O'Day 5; M Mussina 25; J Veras 4; B Bruney 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe West. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 54,170.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 2, 2008 6:44 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
H. Kendrick Howie Kendrick
2-4
 NY Yankees
J. Molina Jose Molina
3-3, 1 HR
1 RBI