NY Yankees 3, Boston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(77-56)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 5 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 3 8 1
WP: M. Rivera (5-5)
LP: J. Masterson (4-4)
(71-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Boston
- J. Ellsbury lined out to center
- D. Pedroia struck out looking
- D. Ortiz walked
- K. Youkilis lined out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon lined out to right
- D. Jeter singled to center
- B. Abreu singled to center, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- X. Nady grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter out at third, B. Abreu to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 2nd: Boston
- J. Bay grounded out to third
- M. Kotsay doubled to deep right
- J. Lowrie struck out swinging
- A. Cora grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano flied out to center
- H. Matsui struck out swinging
- C. Ransom hit by pitch
- J. Molina flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 3rd: Boston
- J. Varitek grounded out to first
- J. Ellsbury struck out looking
- D. Pedroia fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 3rd: NY Yankees
- J. Damon struck out looking
- D. Jeter singled to right center
- D. Jeter caught stealing, catcher to shortstop to first
- B. Abreu flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 4th: Boston
- D. Ortiz walked
- K. Youkilis popped out to second
- J. Bay grounded into double play second to first, D. Ortiz out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 4th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez struck out looking
- X. Nady struck out looking
- R. Cano grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 0, NY Yankees 0

  Top 5th: Boston
- M. Kotsay lined out to right
- J. Lowrie singled to left
- A. Cora hit by pitch, J. Lowrie to second
- J. Varitek singled to right, J. Lowrie scored, A. Cora to third
- J. Ellsbury grounded into fielder's choice, A. Cora scored, J. Varitek out at second
- J. Ellsbury caught stealing, catcher to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 5th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui grounded out to shortstop
- C. Ransom struck out swinging
- J. Molina struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 0

  Top 6th: Boston
- D. Pedroia singled to left
- D. Ortiz struck out looking
- K. Youkilis hit by pitch, D. Pedroia to second
- J. Bay grounded out to third, D. Pedroia to third, K. Youkilis to second
- M. Kotsay struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon hit by pitch
- D. Jeter singled to center, J. Damon to second
- B. Abreu flied out to center, J. Damon to third
- A. Rodriguez fouled out to catcher
- X. Nady flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 0

  Top 7th: Boston
- J. Lowrie popped out to shallow center
- A. Cora singled to center
- A. Cora stole second
- J. Varitek struck out looking
- J. Ellsbury lined out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano popped out to center
- H. Matsui struck out looking
- C. Ransom doubled to left
- H. Okajima relieved J. Lester
- J. Giambi hit for J. Molina
- J. Giambi homered to deep center, C. Ransom scored
- J. Damon struck out looking

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Top 8th: Boston
- I. Rodriguez catching
- J. Giambi at first
- B. Bruney relieved M. Mussina
- D. Pedroia flied out to center
- D. Marte relieved B. Bruney
- D. Ortiz grounded out to second
- M. Rivera relieved D. Marte
- K. Youkilis flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 8th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter flied out to left center
- B. Abreu flied out to left
- J. Masterson relieved H. Okajima
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Top 9th: Boston
- J. Bay safe at first on shortstop D. Jeter's throwing error
- M. Kotsay flied out to deep right
- J. Lowrie grounded out to first, J. Bay to second
- A. Cora grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 9th: NY Yankees
- X. Nady singled to center
- B. Gardner ran for X. Nady
- R. Cano lined out to third
- B. Gardner stole second
- H. Matsui intentionally walked
- I. Rodriguez walked, B. Gardner to third, H. Matsui to second
- J. Papelbon relieved J. Masterson
- J. Giambi singled to center, B. Gardner scored, H. Matsui to third, I. Rodriguez to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Boston 2, NY Yankees 3
 
 Top Batters
 Boston
J. Varitek Jason Varitek
1-3
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi Jason Giambi
2-2, 1 HR
3 RBI