NY Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 8 12 0
Tampa Bay 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 8 1
WP: E. Ramirez (5-1)
LP: E. Jackson (11-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon popped out to shortstop
- D. Jeter struck out looking
- B. Abreu safe at first on shortstop J. Bartlett's fielding error
- B. Abreu stole second
- A. Rodriguez struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
NY Yankees 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura struck out looking
- B.J. Upton doubled to center
- C. Pena popped out to shallow center
- C. Floyd doubled to deep right center, B.J. Upton scored
- W. Aybar grounded out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 0, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi grounded out to third
- X. Nady walked
- H. Matsui popped out to third
- R. Cano doubled to left center, X. Nady scored
- I. Rodriguez doubled to shallow right, R. Cano scored
- J. Damon lined out to deep right

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- E. Hinske popped out to shallow left
- D. Navarro grounded out to second
- G. Gross singled to left
- G. Gross stole second
- J. Bartlett grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter lined out to second
- B. Abreu doubled to left center
- A. Rodriguez doubled to center, B. Abreu scored
- J. Giambi doubled to deep center, A. Rodriguez scored
- X. Nady grounded out to first, J. Giambi to third
- H. Matsui singled to center, J. Giambi scored
- R. Cano singled to third, H. Matsui to second
- I. Rodriguez grounded into fielder's choice, R. Cano out at second

3 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura flied out to left
- B.J. Upton flied out to deep right
- C. Pena walked
- C. Floyd grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to shortstop
- J. Damon stole second
- D. Jeter singled to third, J. Damon to third
- B. Abreu popped out to shortstop
- C. Bradford relieved E. Jackson
- A. Rodriguez singled to right, J. Damon scored, D. Jeter to second
- J. Giambi grounded into fielder's choice, D. Jeter to third, A. Rodriguez out at second
- X. Nady grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar flied out to center
- E. Hinske flied out to right
- D. Navarro doubled to deep center
- G. Gross homered to deep right, D. Navarro scored
- J. Bartlett hit by pitch
- A. Iwamura flied out to right

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- J.P. Howell relieved C. Bradford
- H. Matsui struck out looking
- R. Cano grounded out to pitcher
- I. Rodriguez struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton singled to left
- B.J. Upton stole second
- C. Pena walked
- E. Ramirez relieved C. Pavano
- C. Floyd singled to right, B.J. Upton to third, C. Pena to second
- W. Aybar lined into double play, C. Pena out at second
- E. Hinske popped out to shallow left center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon flied out to left
- D. Jeter grounded out to second
- B. Abreu struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- P. Coke relieved E. Ramirez
- D. Navarro flied out to right
- G. Gross grounded out to second
- J. Bartlett lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- G. Balfour relieved J.P. Howell
- A. Rodriguez walked
- J. Giambi struck out swinging, A. Rodriguez caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- X. Nady struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- A. Iwamura grounded out to third
- B.J. Upton lined out to right
- C. Pena flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui lined out to left
- R. Cano struck out swinging
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist hit for C. Floyd
- B. Bruney relieved P. Coke
- B. Zobrist struck out looking
- W. Aybar grounded out to first
- E. Hinske grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Tampa Bay 3

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- B. Zobrist at designated hitter
- T. Percival relieved G. Balfour
- J. Damon flied out to deep right
- D. Jeter grounded out to second
- B. Abreu walked
- B. Abreu stole second
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left, B. Abreu scored
- J. Salas relieved T. Percival
- J. Giambi walked
- C. Ransom ran for J. Giambi
- X. Nady lined out to center

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 3

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- C. Ransom at first
- J. Veras relieved B. Bruney
- D. Navarro grounded out to second
- G. Gross walked
- J. Bartlett struck out looking
- G. Gross to second on fielder's indifference
- A. Iwamura doubled to deep left, G. Gross scored
- B.J. Upton lined out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 8, Tampa Bay 4
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
3-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Tampa Bay
G. Gross Gabe Gross
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI