NY Yankees 3, Kansas City 2, 13 innings
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(55-68)
  Final 13 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 3
NY Yankees 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 10 1
WP: D. Robertson (3-0)
LP: J. Fulchino (0-1)
(65-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Kansas City
- A. Gordon homered to deep left
Top 6th: Kansas City
- E. German hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Guillen scored, A. Gordon to third
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano tripled to deep right, A. Rodriguez scored
- R. Cano scored on wild pitch
Bot 13th: NY Yankees
- B. Gardner singled to left, R. Cano scored
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus lf 6 0 2 0 0 1 3 .291
M. Aviles ss-2b 6 0 0 0 0 2 5 .318
M. Teahen rf 4 0 2 0 2 0 0 .252
J. Guillen dh 6 1 0 0 0 0 7 .252
A. Gordon 3b 4 1 1 1 2 1 2 .256
R. Gload 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 .269
E. German 2b 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .222
    T. Pena Jr. ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .158
J. Buck c 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .219
M. Maier cf 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 .352
 Totals 43 2 8 2 5 7 25  
 Batting
2B - M Teahen (21, S Ponson); D DeJesus (19, S Ponson).
HR - A Gordon (14, 2nd inning off S Ponson 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - E German.
RBI - A Gordon (50), E German (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Gload 1, J Buck 1, M Aviles 1.
GIDP - J Guillen.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - M Maier (1, 2nd base by E Ramirez/I Rodriguez), M Teahen (3, 2nd base by D Robertson/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
E - A Gordon 2 (14, ground ball, throw); T Pena (8, ground ball).
DP - 4 (E German-M Aviles-R Gload, M Aviles-E German-R Gload, A Gordon-M Aviles-R Gload, T Pena-R Gload).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon dh 6 0 1 0 0 3 5 .316
D. Jeter ss 6 0 2 0 0 1 2 .289
B. Abreu rf 5 0 2 0 1 2 1 .289
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 1 0 0 1 2 4 .308
J. Giambi 1b 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .252
    C. Ransom pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Betemit ph-1b 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 .261
X. Nady lf 5 0 0 0 1 2 5 .301
R. Cano 2b 6 2 2 1 0 1 4 .265
I. Rodriguez c 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287
B. Gardner cf 5 0 3 1 1 0 0 .176
 Totals 46 3 10 2 7 13 27  
 Batting
2B - B Gardner (2, Z Greinke).
3B - R Cano (3, Z Greinke).
RBI - R Cano (55), B Gardner (8).
2-out RBI - R Cano, B Gardner.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Betemit 2, J Damon 1, B Abreu 1, R Cano 2.
GIDP - J Giambi, I Rodriguez, X Nady, D Jeter.
Team LOB - 13.
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (9, throw).
DP - 3 (D Jeter-R Cano-J Giambi, A Rodriguez-R Cano, I Rodriguez-D Jeter).
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
Z. Greinke 6.2 6 2 0 2 5 0 3.92
R. Ramirez 0.2 1 0 0 2 1 0 2.81
R. Tejeda 2.2 0 0 0 2 4 0 3.66
J. Peralta 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 5.40
J. Fulchino (L, 0-1) 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 9.45
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson 6.1 7 2 2 2 2 1 4.19
D. Marte 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 11.05
B. Bruney 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.60
J. Veras 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.72
E. Ramirez 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.60
M. Rivera 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.64
D. Robertson (W, 3-0) 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.48
WP - S Ponson, Z Greinke.
HBP - E German (by S Ponson); I Rodriguez (by R Tejeda).
Pitches-strikes - Z Greinke 104-64; R Ramirez 26-12; R Tejeda 48-28; J Peralta 43-27; J Fulchino 14-8; S Ponson 85-54; D Marte 6-2; B Bruney 8-6; J Veras 17-10; E Ramirez 14-10; M Rivera 25-15; D Robertson 23-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - Z Greinke 12-3; R Ramirez 1-0; R Tejeda 2-2; J Peralta 2-2; J Fulchino 1-0; S Ponson 9-8; D Marte 0-0; B Bruney 0-1; J Veras 1-1; E Ramirez 0-0; M Rivera 3-2; D Robertson 1-3.
Batters faced - Z Greinke 27; R Ramirez 5; R Tejeda 10; J Peralta 8; J Fulchino 4; S Ponson 29; D Marte 1; B Bruney 1; J Veras 4; E Ramirez 3; M Rivera 6; D Robertson 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Scott Barry. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 4:53.
Attendance: 54,180.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, out to right.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 16, 2008 6:23 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Kansas City
A. Gordon Alex Gordon
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
B. Gardner Brett Gardner
3-5
1 RBI