NY Yankees 5, LA Angels 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Angels 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 9 2
NY Yankees 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 X 5 9 0
WP: A. Pettitte (1-0) S: M. Rivera (2)
LP: J. Saunders (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: LA Angels
- B. Abreu singled to shallow right, J. Mathis scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to shallow left center, R. Cano and N. Swisher scored, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez walked, D. Jeter scored, J. Damon to third, M. Teixeira to second
Top 8th: LA Angels
- V. Guerrero singled to shallow right, C. Figgins scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera sacrificed to pitcher, R. Cano to third, B. Gardner to second, R. Cano scored, B. Gardner to third, M. Cabrera to second on pitcher S. Kazmir's throwing error
- M. Teixeira hit sacrifice fly to deep center, B. Gardner scored, M. Cabrera to third
 LA Angels
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
C. Figgins 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130
B. Abreu rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .160
T. Hunter cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .304
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .370
    R. Willits pr-dh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
K. Morales 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .167
H. Kendrick 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .286
J. Rivera lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
J. Mathis c 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .583
    M. Izturis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100
    M. Napoli c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    G. Matthews Jr. ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
E. Aybar ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .250
 Totals 34 2 9 2 0 1 7 0 12  
 Batting
2B - V Guerrero (3, A Pettitte); J Mathis (5, A Pettitte).
RBI - B Abreu (2), V Guerrero (5).
2-out RBI - B Abreu, V Guerrero.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Morales 2.
GIDP - E Aybar.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - H Kendrick (1, field); S Kazmir (1, throw).
DP - 3 (H Kendrick-E Aybar-K Morales, C Figgins-K Morales, K Morales-E Aybar).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 2 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 .259
J. Damon lf 4 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 3 .300
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 .222
A. Rodriguez 3b 2 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 .429
J. Posada c 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 10 .200
H. Matsui dh 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
R. Cano 2b 2 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .261
N. Swisher rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .150
    B. Gardner pr-cf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667
M. Cabrera cf-rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .391
 Totals 28 5 9 4 0 9 3 0 19  
 Batting
S - N Swisher, M Cabrera 2.
SF - M Teixeira.
RBI - J Damon 2 (5), M Teixeira (4), A Rodriguez (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Damon 2, J Posada 3.
GIDP - M Teixeira, J Posada 2.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - N Swisher.
DP - 2 (N Swisher-M Teixeira, R Cano-M Teixeira).
 LA Angels
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Saunders (L, 0-1) 3.1 7 3 3 5 0 0 1.84 4.35  
D. Oliver 2.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.58 4.26  
E. Santana 1.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.59 1.59  
S. Kazmir 0.2 0 1 0 1 0 0 2.36 7.71  
J. Weaver 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.42 4.26  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 1-0) 6.1 7 1 1 1 6 0 1.26 2.84  
J. Chamberlain (H, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 5.40  
M. Rivera (S, 2) 2.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0.71 1.29  
Pitches-strikes - J Saunders 83-42; D Oliver 33-20; E Santana 16-8; S Kazmir 22-12; J Weaver 10-4; A Pettitte 99-64; J Chamberlain 7-4; M Rivera 34-23.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Saunders 10-3; D Oliver 3-2; E Santana 2-1; S Kazmir 1-1; J Weaver 0-0; A Pettitte 8-3; J Chamberlain 2-0; M Rivera 5-1.
Batters faced - J Saunders 22; D Oliver 8; E Santana 4; S Kazmir 5; J Weaver 2; A Pettitte 25; J Chamberlain 2; M Rivera 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Tim McClelland. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Bill Miller. LF--Jerry Layne. RF--Fieldin Culbreth.

Updated on Monday, Oct 26, 2009 3:50 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Angels
V. Guerrero Vladimir Guerrero
3-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
J. Damon Johnny Damon
2-4
2 RBI