Texas 9, NY Yankees 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-51)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 5 10 0
Texas 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 4 9 10 0
WP: E. Guardado (3-2)
LP: D. Marte (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi singled to center, B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to third
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right
- R. Cano homered to deep right
Bot 4th: Texas
- D. Murphy homered to deep right, M. Byrd scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon scored on balk
Bot 5th: Texas
- M. Young homered to deep right, R. Vazquez and I. Kinsler scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- X. Nady homered to deep right
Bot 9th: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep right center, J. Hamilton, G. Laird and T. Metcalf scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 5 1 2 0 0 1 0 .316
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .281
B. Abreu rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .290
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .322
J. Giambi 1b 4 1 3 2 0 1 0 .256
X. Nady lf 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .400
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .262
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292
J. Christian cf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267
    R. Sexson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
    M. Cabrera cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
 Totals 37 5 10 4 1 8 10  
 Batting
2B - J Damon (25, E Guardado).
HR - J Giambi (21, 4th inning off V Padilla 0 on, 0 Out), R Cano (10, 4th inning off V Padilla 0 on, 1 Out), X Nady (4, 8th inning off F Francisco 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Giambi 2 (64), R Cano (53), X Nady (11).
2-out RBI - J Giambi, X Nady.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, X Nady 1, J Christian 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .318
G. Laird dh 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 .313
M. Young ss 4 1 2 3 1 1 4 .292
J. Hamilton cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .305
M. Byrd rf 4 2 2 4 1 1 0 .254
D. Murphy lf 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .271
C. Davis 1b 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .286
J. Saltalamacchia c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .235
R. Vazquez 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .322
    M. Bradley ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .320
    T. Metcalf pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 9 10 9 6 10 12  
 Batting
2B - I Kinsler (39, J Chamberlain).
3B - D Murphy (3, D Marte).
HR - D Murphy (15, 4th inning off J Chamberlain 1 on, 1 Out), M Young (9, 5th inning off J Chamberlain 2 on, 1 Out), M Byrd (7, 9th inning off D Marte 3 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Murphy 2 (73), M Young 3 (63), M Byrd 4 (27).
2-out RBI - M Byrd 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Young 1, D Murphy 1, J Saltalamacchia 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Saltalamacchia (2, 2nd base by J Chamberlain/I Rodriguez).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Chamberlain 4.2 8 5 5 2 5 2 2.63
E. Ramirez 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.10
B. Bruney 1.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.32
D. Marte (L, 0-1) 1.1 2 4 4 3 2 1 11.57
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
V. Padilla 6.0 8 4 4 1 5 2 4.59
J. Wright (H, 12) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.87
F. Francisco (BS, 4) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.28
E. Guardado (W, 3-2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.09
WP - E Ramirez.
BALK - V Padilla 2.
Pitches-strikes - J Chamberlain 93-59; E Ramirez 13-10; B Bruney 20-11; D Marte 42-23; V Padilla 111-74; J Wright 15-9; F Francisco 14-11; E Guardado 22-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Chamberlain 3-5; E Ramirez 1-1; B Bruney 0-3; D Marte 0-2; V Padilla 10-3; J Wright 1-1; F Francisco 1-1; E Guardado 0-2.
Batters faced - J Chamberlain 23; E Ramirez 4; B Bruney 5; D Marte 9; V Padilla 27; J Wright 3; F Francisco 4; E Guardado 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Alfonso Marquez. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Rob Drake.
Ejections: TEXAS' Washington by Marquez (5th).
Time: 3:28.
Attendance: 33,813.
Weather: 101 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
TEXAS MANAGER RON WASHINGTON WAS EJECTED BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE ALFONSO MARQUEZ IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING FOR ARGUING A BALK CALL.
NEW YORK PITCHER JOBA CHAMBERLAIN LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT SHOULDER INJURY.

Updated on Monday, Aug 4, 2008 11:52 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi Jason Giambi
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
M. Byrd Marlon Byrd
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI