NY Yankees 8, Baltimore 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(70-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 8 15 3
Baltimore 2 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 7 14 0
WP: E. Ramirez (4-1) S: M. Rivera (31)
LP: J. Walker (1-2)
(61-68)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Baltimore
- M. Mora homered to deep left
- A. Huff homered to deep right
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano doubled to deep right, X. Nady scored, H. Matsui to third
- J. Damon homered to deep right, R. Cano and H. Matsui scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, J. Damon scored
- X. Nady doubled to deep left, A. Rodriguez and B. Abreu scored
Bot 4th: Baltimore
- N. Markakis singled to deep left, B. Roberts scored, N. Markakis to second on left fielder X. Nady's fielding error
- A. Huff doubled to right, N. Markakis scored, M. Mora to third
- K. Millar hit sacrifice fly to center, M. Mora scored
Bot 5th: Baltimore
- B. Roberts homered to deep right center, J. Payton scored
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep center
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 6 2 2 3 0 0 3 .312
D. Jeter ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 .293
B. Abreu rf 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 .297
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .312
J. Giambi 1b 4 0 0 1 0 0 7 .250
    C. Ransom 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
X. Nady lf 5 1 2 2 0 2 1 .320
H. Matsui dh 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .311
R. Cano 2b 5 2 4 2 0 1 0 .269
I. Rodriguez c 4 0 1 0 1 0 4 .284
 Totals 40 8 15 8 4 3 19  
 Batting
2B - R Cano 2 (26, D Cabrera 2); X Nady (6, D Cabrera); B Abreu (34, R Cherry).
HR - J Damon (9, 2nd inning off D Cabrera 2 on, 1 Out), R Cano (12, 7th inning off J Walker 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Giambi.
RBI - R Cano 2 (58), J Damon 3 (55), J Giambi (77), X Nady 2 (23).
2-out RBI - X Nady 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, J Giambi 1, I Rodriguez 2, H Matsui 1.
GIDP - J Giambi.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (10, ground ball); X Nady (1, bobble); I Rodriguez (5, throw).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 2 3 2 1 0 0 .301
N. Markakis rf 5 1 1 0 1 2 3 .301
M. Mora 3b 4 2 1 1 1 1 5 .281
A. Huff dh 5 1 3 2 0 0 0 .304
K. Millar 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .248
L. Montanez lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .367
    L. Scott ph-lf 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .272
J. Payton cf 5 1 3 0 0 2 3 .253
G. Quiroz c 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .196
    A. Cintron ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .273
J. Castro ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .213
    R. Hernandez ph-c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .259
 Totals 41 7 14 6 5 10 19  
 Batting
2B - A Huff 2 (39, E Ramirez, D Robertson).
HR - M Mora (22, 1st inning off D Rasner 0 on, 2 Out), A Huff (28, 1st inning off D Rasner 0 on, 2 Out), B Roberts (9, 5th inning off E Ramirez 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - K Millar.
RBI - M Mora (96), A Huff 2 (91), K Millar (66), B Roberts 2 (48).
2-out RBI - M Mora, A Huff, B Roberts 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Payton 1, M Mora 3, L Montanez 1, G Quiroz 1, N Markakis 1.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
SB - J Payton (7, 2nd base off D Robertson/I Rodriguez), B Roberts (33, 2nd base off M Rivera/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Roberts-A Cintron-K Millar).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Rasner 3.1 8 5 3 2 2 2 5.03
D. Robertson 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 6.00
E. Ramirez (W, 4-1) 1.1 2 1 1 1 1 1 3.66
J. Veras (H, 9) 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
D. Marte (H, 6) 1.1 0 0 0 1 3 0 8.68
M. Rivera (S, 31) 1.1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.53
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Cabrera 3.2 9 7 7 3 0 1 5.24
D. Sarfate 2.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.92
J. Walker (L, 1-2) 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 5.74
R. Cherry 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
J. Johnson 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.30
HBP - A Rodriguez (by D Cabrera).
Pitches-strikes - D Rasner 98-60; D Robertson 22-17; E Ramirez 27-19; J Veras 13-8; D Marte 27-14; M Rivera 18-12; D Cabrera 95-49; D Sarfate 49-31; J Walker 8-6; R Cherry 12-8; J Johnson 11-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Rasner 3-5; D Robertson 1-2; E Ramirez 1-2; J Veras 0-0; D Marte 1-0; M Rivera 2-0; D Cabrera 3-8; D Sarfate 1-4; J Walker 3-0; R Cherry 3-0; J Johnson 1-1.
Batters faced - D Rasner 21; D Robertson 6; E Ramirez 7; J Veras 3; D Marte 5; M Rivera 5; D Cabrera 24; D Sarfate 9; J Walker 4; R Cherry 4; J Johnson 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--C.B. Bucknor. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 4:01.
Attendance: 42,746.
Weather: 90 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY BALTIMORE'S MELVIN MORA AND AUBREY HUFF IN THE FIRST INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
BALTIMORE'S BRIAN ROBERTS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SECOND INNING.
BALTIMORE'S RAMON HERNANDEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 14 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 24, 2008 5:41 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Cano Robinson Cano
4-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
A. Huff Aubrey Huff
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI