Tampa Bay 7, NY Yankees 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(88-57)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 2 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 7 13 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 8 1
WP: J. Shields (13-8)
LP: M. Mussina (17-9)
(77-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- J. Ruggiano doubled to deep right, E. Longoria and F. Perez scored
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- J. Bartlett singled to right, J. Ruggiano scored
- E. Longoria singled to left, J. Bartlett and B. Zobrist scored, C. Pena to second
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Hernandez scored, J. Ruggiano to third
- C. Pena safe at first on first baseman J. Giambi's throwing error, J. Ruggiano scored
Bot 9th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu homered to deep right
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 5 1 1 1 0 1 3 .279
B. Zobrist 2b 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .222
C. Pena 1b 3 0 1 0 2 1 2 .247
R. Baldelli dh 3 0 0 0 0 2 5 .281
    W. Aybar ph-dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .260
E. Longoria 3b 5 1 2 2 0 1 3 .280
J. Gomes rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .178
    G. Gross rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .247
F. Perez cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .222
M. Hernandez c 5 1 1 0 0 2 4 .200
J. Ruggiano lf 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 40 7 13 6 3 10 22  
 Batting
2B - J Ruggiano 2 (4, D Giese, M Mussina); B Zobrist (7, M Mussina).
SF - B Zobrist.
RBI - J Ruggiano 2 (5), J Bartlett (30), E Longoria 2 (73), B Zobrist (19).
2-out RBI - J Ruggiano 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Hernandez 1, J Bartlett 1, E Longoria 1, F Perez 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Ruggiano (2, 2nd base off M Mussina/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Zobrist-J Bartlett-C Pena).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Damon cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .304
    W. Betemit ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
D. Jeter ss 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .299
    C. Moeller c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
B. Abreu rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .298
X. Nady lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .290
J. Giambi 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .248
H. Matsui dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .293
C. Ransom 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .500
R. Cano 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .259
J. Molina c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .218
    B. Gardner ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179
 Totals 34 1 8 1 0 6 14  
 Batting
2B - B Abreu (37, J Shields).
HR - B Abreu (17, 9th inning off T Miller 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Abreu (88).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - X Nady 2, R Cano 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Giambi (8, throw).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Shields (W, 13-8) 8.0 5 0 0 0 6 0 3.50
T. Miller 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 4.38
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (L, 17-9) 5.0 8 5 5 2 7 0 3.63
D. Giese 2.0 3 2 1 0 2 0 3.02
D. Rasner 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.38
C. Britton 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
IBB - C Pena (by M Mussina).
HBP - J Molina (by J Shields).
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 106-70; T Miller 22-17; M Mussina 100-63; D Giese 33-25; D Rasner 16-8; C Britton 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 8-9; T Miller 1-2; M Mussina 3-5; D Giese 2-2; D Rasner 1-1; C Britton 1-2.
Batters faced - J Shields 29; T Miller 6; M Mussina 25; D Giese 10; D Rasner 4; C Britton 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Kevin Causey. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Rob Drake.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 54,088.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 13, 2008 4:18 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
J. Ruggiano Justin Ruggiano
3-4
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
B. Abreu Bobby Abreu
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI