NY Yankees 8, Kansas City 3
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(72-44)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 3 2 0 2 8 14 0
Kansas City 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 10 0
WP: P. Hughes (14-5)
LP: S. O'Sullivan (1-4)
(48-69)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
- W. Betemit singled to shallow center, B. Butler scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, B. Gardner scored, R. Pena out at second
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center
- J. Posada homered to deep center
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
Bot 6th: Kansas City
- W. Betemit homered to deep right
- C. Getz grounded out to first, K. Ka'aihue scored, A. Gordon to third, Y. Betancourt to second
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center, M. Teixeira scored
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep left, M. Teixeira scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .281
N. Swisher rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .296
M. Teixeira 1b 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .258
A. Rodriguez dh 5 3 4 5 3 0 1 1 2 .268
R. Cano 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .324
J. Posada c 3 1 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 .252
C. Granderson cf 5 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 3 .242
B. Gardner lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .285
R. Pena 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .206
 Totals 40 8 14 7 5 3 6 3 16  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (33, K Texeira); B Gardner (12, S O'Sullivan).
HR - A Rodriguez 3 (21, 6th inning off S O'Sullivan 0 on, 0 Out, 7th inning off K Texeira 1 on, 1 Out, 9th inning off G Holland 1 on, 0 Out), J Posada (13, 6th inning off S O'Sullivan 0 on, 1 Out), C Granderson (11, 6th inning off S O'Sullivan 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Rodriguez 5 (97), J Posada (40), C Granderson (35).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rodriguez 1, B Gardner 3.
GIDP - D Jeter.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (13, 2nd base off S O'Sullivan/J Kendall), A Rodriguez (4, 3rd base off S O'Sullivan/J Kendall), J Posada (2, 2nd base off S O'Sullivan/J Kendall).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .194
J. Kendall c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260
    B. Pena ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .170
B. Butler 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .309
W. Betemit 3b 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 .348
K. Ka'aihue dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
A. Gordon lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .219
Y. Betancourt ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
M. Maier rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 .256
C. Getz 2b 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .220
 Totals 37 3 10 3 1 1 2 0 15  
 Batting
2B - B Butler (34, P Hughes).
HR - W Betemit (5, 6th inning off P Hughes 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - W Betemit 2 (18), C Getz (15).
2-out RBI - W Betemit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Blanco 2, M Maier 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (Y Betancourt-C Getz-B Butler).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P. Hughes (W, 14-5) 6.0 9 3 3 1 0 1 1.23 3.94  
J. Chamberlain (H, 21) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 4.94  
B. Logan (H, 9) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 2.83  
D. Robertson (H, 10) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.52 3.86  
S. Mitre 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.07 3.72  
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
S. O'Sullivan (L, 1-4) 5.1 8 4 4 2 5 3 1.29 5.27  
D. Hughes 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.59 4.91  
K. Texeira 1.0 3 2 2 1 0 1 1.54 4.22  
G. Holland 2.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 2.00 6.75  
WP - B Logan.
Pitches-strikes - P Hughes 99-71; J Chamberlain 14-9; B Logan 12-7; D Robertson 7-5; S Mitre 15-9; S O'Sullivan 97-60; D Hughes 18-12; K Texeira 25-13; G Holland 26-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Hughes 14-11; J Chamberlain 3-0; B Logan 1-1; D Robertson 1-0; S Mitre 1-0; S O'Sullivan 2-12; D Hughes 2-1; K Texeira 4-1; G Holland 2-3.
Batters faced - P Hughes 28; J Chamberlain 3; B Logan 2; D Robertson 2; S Mitre 3; S O'Sullivan 25; D Hughes 3; K Texeira 7; G Holland 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Mike Muchlinski. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Ed Hickox.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 15, 2010 3:34 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
4-5, 3 HR
5 RBI
 Kansas City
W. Betemit Wilson Betemit
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI