Tampa Bay 5, NY Yankees 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(102-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 9 1
Tampa Bay 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 X 5 7 0
WP: J. Niemann (13-6) S: G. Balfour (4)
LP: A. Pettitte (14-8)
(84-77)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Navarro homered to deep left, B.J. Upton scored
- J. Bartlett singled to right, A. Iwamura scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to shallow right center, E. Hinske scored, B. Gardner to third
- M. Teixeira singled to shallow right, B. Gardner scored, J. Damon to second
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton walked, B. Zobrist to second, B. Zobrist scored, B.J. Upton to third on A. Aceves' fielding error
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Hairston Jr. singled to third, F. Guzman scored, E. Hinske to second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 3 .271
J. Damon lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .280
    S. Duncan rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
M. Teixeira 1b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .293
    J. Miranda 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .375
H. Matsui dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .273
J. Posada c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
    F. Cervelli c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
R. Cano 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .322
    R. Pena ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
N. Swisher rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .249
    F. Guzman pr-rf-lf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
E. Hinske 3b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .229
J. Hairston Jr. 2b 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227
 Totals 33 3 9 3 0 3 9 3 13  
 Batting
RBI - J Damon (80), M Teixeira (122), J Hairston Jr. (12).
2-out RBI - J Damon, M Teixeira, J Hairston Jr.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Gardner 1, J Damon 1, H Matsui 2.
GIDP - N Swisher, E Hinske.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Gardner 2 (26, 2nd base off J Niemann/D Navarro, 2nd base off J Niemann/D Navarro), F Guzman (3, 2nd base off L Cormier/D Navarro).
CS - J Hairston Jr. (1, 2nd base by J Niemann/D Navarro).
 
 Fielding
E - A Aceves (2, field).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bartlett ss 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .320
C. Crawford lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .305
E. Longoria 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .277
B. Zobrist 1b-rf 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 .296
B.J. Upton cf 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 2 .242
G. Kapler rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .238
    W. Aybar ph-1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .257
P. Burrell dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
D. Navarro c 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .218
A. Iwamura 2b 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
 Totals 31 5 7 3 1 4 6 3 10  
 Batting
2B - A Iwamura (16, A Pettitte).
HR - D Navarro (8, 2nd inning off A Pettitte 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Bartlett (66), D Navarro 2 (32).
2-out RBI - J Bartlett, D Navarro 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Crawford 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - J Bartlett (30, 2nd base off A Pettitte/J Posada), B Zobrist (17, 3rd base off A Aceves/J Posada), B Upton (42, 2nd base off A Aceves/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Zobrist-J Bartlett-J Niemann, R Choate-J Bartlett-W Aybar).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (L, 14-8) 4.1 6 5 3 4 1 1 1.38 4.16  
A. Aceves 2.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.01 3.54  
C. Gaudin 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.45 3.43  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Niemann (W, 13-6) 5.0 6 2 2 1 5 0 1.35 3.94  
L. Cormier (H, 6) 1.1 1 1 1 2 0 0 1.29 3.26  
R. Choate (H, 9) 1.2 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.07 3.47  
G. Balfour (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.37 4.81  
WP - L Cormier.
HPB - J Hairston Jr.
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 95-54; A Aceves 34-23; C Gaudin 22-15; J Niemann 87-54; L Cormier 30-16; R Choate 29-22; G Balfour 19-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 4-10; A Aceves 0-3; C Gaudin 2-0; J Niemann 5-3; L Cormier 4-1; R Choate 3-1; G Balfour 0-1.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 23; A Aceves 7; C Gaudin 5; J Niemann 22; L Cormier 7; R Choate 6; G Balfour 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Runge. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Kerwin Danley. 3B--Wally Bell.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 4, 2009 4:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
J. Damon Johnny Damon
1-4
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
D. Navarro Dioner Navarro
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI