Tampa Bay 7, NY Yankees 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(75-65)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 7 0
Tampa Bay 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 X 7 14 0
WP: S. Kazmir (11-6) S: D. Wheeler (11)
LP: D. Rasner (5-10)
(85-53)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- G. Gross doubled to deep right, E. Hinske scored, D. Navarro to third
- J. Bartlett hit sacrifice fly to right center, D. Navarro scored, G. Gross to third
- A. Iwamura singled to center, G. Gross scored
- W. Aybar singled to right, B.J. Upton and A. Iwamura scored, C. Pena to second
Bot 4th: Tampa Bay
- W. Aybar homered to deep right
Bot 8th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Iwamura scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- C. Ransom singled to center, I. Rodriguez scored, C. Ransom to second advancing on throw
- D. Jeter homered to deep right center, C. Ransom and J. Damon scored
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon lf 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .313
D. Jeter ss 4 1 1 3 1 1 0 .294
A. Rodriguez 3b 3 1 1 1 2 0 2 .315
X. Nady rf 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 .289
J. Giambi dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .247
I. Rodriguez c 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .281
R. Cano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .267
C. Ransom 1b 3 1 3 1 1 0 0 .750
B. Gardner cf 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .182
    H. Matsui ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .302
 Totals 34 5 7 5 6 10 12  
 Batting
2B - C Ransom (2, S Kazmir); I Rodriguez (19, J Hammel).
HR - D Jeter (9, 9th inning off J Hammel 2 on, 2 Out), A Rodriguez (32, 9th inning off J Hammel 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Ransom (6), D Jeter 3 (66), A Rodriguez (91).
2-out RBI - D Jeter 3, A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 1, A Rodriguez 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - A Rodriguez (17, 2nd base off S Kazmir/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - B Gardner (D Navarro at Home).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Iwamura 2b 5 2 2 1 0 2 1 .279
B.J. Upton cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .272
C. Pena 1b 2 0 0 0 3 1 1 .246
C. Floyd dh 5 0 2 0 0 1 4 .279
W. Aybar 3b 4 1 2 3 1 0 3 .250
E. Hinske lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .252
    J. Ruggiano lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .193
D. Navarro c 5 1 4 0 0 0 3 .297
G. Gross rf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .249
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 1 1 0 1 3 .279
 Totals 35 7 14 7 6 5 24  
 Batting
2B - G Gross (10, D Rasner); D Navarro (23, A Aceves); C Floyd (12, C Britton).
3B - A Iwamura (7, C Britton).
HR - W Aybar (9, 4th inning off A Aceves 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Bartlett , B Upton.
RBI - G Gross (35), J Bartlett (26), A Iwamura (41), W Aybar 3 (26), B Upton (64).
2-out RBI - W Aybar 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Hinske 1, D Navarro 2, B Upton 2, W Aybar 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Rasner (L, 5-10) 1.1 6 5 5 2 1 0 5.43
A. Aceves 5.0 5 1 1 2 4 1 1.29
C. Britton 1.2 3 1 1 2 0 0 3.93
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Kazmir (W, 11-6) 6.0 1 0 0 5 7 0 2.99
T. Miller 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.38
C. Bradford 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.12
J. Hammel 0.2 4 5 5 1 1 2 4.71
D. Wheeler (S, 11) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.58
WP - D Rasner.
IBB - W Aybar (by C Britton).
Pitches-strikes - D Rasner 43-25; A Aceves 97-61; C Britton 31-19; S Kazmir 98-56; T Miller 15-12; C Bradford 12-10; J Hammel 20-13; D Wheeler 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Rasner 1-2; A Aceves 2-9; C Britton 0-4; S Kazmir 6-5; T Miller 0-1; C Bradford 0-3; J Hammel 0-1; D Wheeler 0-1.
Batters faced - D Rasner 12; A Aceves 22; C Britton 9; S Kazmir 24; T Miller 4; C Bradford 4; J Hammel 7; D Wheeler 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Layne. 1B--Charlie Reliford. 2B--Brian Runge. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 26,080.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Thursday, Sep 4, 2008 10:48 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter Derek Jeter
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Tampa Bay
W. Aybar Willy Aybar
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI