NY Yankees 3, Toronto 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(86-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 7 1
Toronto 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 0
WP: M. Mussina (19-9) S: M. Rivera (38)
LP: J. Litsch (12-9)
(83-74)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded out to second, J. Giambi scored, X. Nady to third
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Giambi homered to deep right center
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano scored on wild pitch
Bot 7th: Toronto
- S. Rolen singled to center, A. Lind scored, L. Overbay to second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .202
J. Damon lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .305
    M. Cabrera lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243
B. Abreu rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .299
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .300
J. Giambi 1b 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 .252
    D. Jeter ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
X. Nady dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .267
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .264
C. Ransom ss-1b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .276
J. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .219
 Totals 33 3 7 2 1 9 4  
 Batting
2B - X Nady (10, J Litsch); R Cano (32, J Litsch).
3B - B Gardner (2, J Litsch).
HR - J Giambi (32, 4th inning off J Litsch 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Cano (65), J Giambi (95).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 1, J Molina 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - C Ransom (2, throw).
Outfield assists - B Gardner (M Scutaro at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (R Cano-C Ransom-J Giambi).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Inglett 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .300
M. Scutaro ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .264
A. Rios rf 4 0 2 0 0 2 1 .293
V. Wells cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .294
A. Lind lf 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .290
    B. Wilkerson pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .215
L. Overbay 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 4 .274
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .257
G. Zaun c 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 .224
T. Snider dh 4 0 2 0 0 2 2 .333
 Totals 34 1 9 1 2 14 14  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (23, M Mussina).
RBI - S Rolen (48).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Overbay 2, A Lind 1, T Snider 2.
GIDP - J Inglett.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
PB - G Zaun.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mussina (W, 19-9) 5.0 4 0 0 0 6 0 3.47
P. Coke (H, 4) 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
B. Bruney (H, 11) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.87
D. Marte 0.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 5.40
J. Chamberlain (H, 19) 1.2 3 0 0 1 3 0 2.42
M. Rivera (S, 38) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.43
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Litsch (L, 12-9) 7.0 5 3 2 1 8 1 3.67
B. Tallet 2.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2.93
WP - J Litsch, J Chamberlain.
IBB - A Lind (by J Chamberlain).
Pitches-strikes - M Mussina 73-47; P Coke 9-7; B Bruney 14-8; D Marte 15-8; J Chamberlain 30-17; M Rivera 13-7; J Litsch 110-69; B Tallet 26-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mussina 6-2; P Coke 0-0; B Bruney 1-0; D Marte 0-0; J Chamberlain 2-0; M Rivera 1-0; J Litsch 9-4; B Tallet 0-4.
Batters faced - M Mussina 17; P Coke 2; B Bruney 3; D Marte 2; J Chamberlain 9; M Rivera 3; J Litsch 27; B Tallet 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Mike Dimuro. 3B--Tim Mcclelland.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 27,216.
Weather: 64 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 23, 2008 10:28 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
J. Giambi Jason Giambi
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
S. Rolen Scott Rolen
1-4
1 RBI