Boston 4, NY Yankees 3, 10 innings
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(89-73)
  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 9 1
Boston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 4 7 0
WP: D. Hansack (1-0)
LP: J. Veras (5-3)
(95-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Boston
- C. Carter grounded out to first, C. Crisp scored
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- X. Nady grounded into fielder's choice, R. Cano scored, J. Giambi out at second
Bot 8th: Boston
- S. Casey singled to center, C. Crisp and A. Cora scored, C. Carter to second
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Miranda hit sacrifice fly to right, W. Betemit scored, J. Damon to third
- R. Cano singled to left, J. Damon scored, M. Cabrera to second
Bot 10th: Boston
- J. Van Every singled to right, A. Cora scored, J. Bailey to third, S. Casey to second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .228
R. Cano 2b 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .271
J. Giambi dh 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .247
X. Nady lf 4 0 0 1 1 0 2 .268
I. Rodriguez c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .276
    F. Cervelli c 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
W. Betemit 3b-ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .265
C. Ransom ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302
    J. Damon ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .303
    C. Moeller 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
M. Cabrera rf 4 0 3 0 0 1 0 .249
J. Miranda 1b 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 .400
 Totals 37 3 9 3 2 7 20  
 Batting
SF - J Miranda.
RBI - X Nady (40), J Miranda (1), R Cano (72).
2-out RBI - R Cano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Giambi 2, X Nady 1, F Cervelli 2.
GIDP - I Rodriguez.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - B Gardner 2 (13, 2nd base off M Timlin/D Ross, 2nd base off T Wakefield/K Cash), X Nady (1, 2nd base off M Timlin/D Ross).
 
 Fielding
E - W Betemit (5, throw).
 Boston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Crisp cf 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 .283
A. Cora ss 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .270
C. Carter dh 4 0 0 1 1 2 2 .333
J. Bailey lf 4 0 1 0 1 3 4 .280
S. Casey 1b 4 0 1 2 1 0 1 .322
J. Lowrie 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .258
    D. Ross c 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 .125
J. Van Every rf 4 0 1 1 1 1 2 .235
K. Cash c-3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .225
G. Velazquez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125
 Totals 37 4 7 4 6 9 19  
 Batting
2B - C Crisp (18, S Ponson).
3B - A Cora (2, J Veras).
RBI - C Carter (3), S Casey 2 (17), J Van Every (5).
2-out RBI - S Casey 2, J Van Every.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Velazquez 1, D Ross 1, C Crisp 1, K Cash 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - J Lowrie (1, 2nd base off S Ponson/I Rodriguez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Masterson-G Velazquez-S Casey).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson 6.0 4 1 1 0 5 0 5.04
D. Rasner 2.0 1 2 2 3 1 0 5.40
D. Robertson 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.34
J. Veras (L, 5-3) 0.2 2 1 1 2 2 0 3.59
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Wakefield 5.0 2 0 0 0 3 0 4.13
J. Masterson (BS, 1) 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.16
M. Timlin 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 5.66
D. Aardsma (BS, 1) 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 0 5.55
D. Hansack (W, 1-0) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.05
IBB - J Bailey (by J Veras), S Casey (by J Veras).
HBP - B Gardner (by T Wakefield); J Miranda (by T Wakefield).
Pitches-strikes - S Ponson 80-54; D Rasner 39-22; D Robertson 20-10; J Veras 29-13; T Wakefield 56-39; J Masterson 27-18; M Timlin 29-18; D Aardsma 23-15; D Hansack 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Ponson 7-6; D Rasner 1-4; D Robertson 1-1; J Veras 0-0; T Wakefield 4-8; J Masterson 4-1; M Timlin 1-1; D Aardsma 1-1; D Hansack 2-0.
Batters faced - S Ponson 22; D Rasner 11; D Robertson 4; J Veras 6; T Wakefield 19; J Masterson 8; M Timlin 5; D Aardsma 7; D Hansack 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Randy Marsh. 3B--James Hoye.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 37,440.
Weather: 65 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
NEW YORK SECOND BASEMEN ROBINSON CANO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 28, 2008 11:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
M. Cabrera Melky Cabrera
3-4
 Boston
A. Cora Alex Cora
2-4