NY Yankees 6, Detroit 2
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(58-61)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 7 0
NY Yankees 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 X 6 9 0
WP: C. Sabathia (16-5)
LP: J. Verlander (13-8)
(73-46)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- A. Jackson homered to deep left
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- N. Swisher singled to left center, B. Gardner and D. Jeter scored, R. Cano to second
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson homered to deep right
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to shallow right center, B. Gardner scored
Top 7th: Detroit
- B. Inge homered to deep left
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to right center
- R. Pena hit sacrifice fly to right, N. Swisher scored, M. Thames to third
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Jackson cf 4 1 1 1 1 0 3 0 2 .302
R. Santiago 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .274
J. Damon dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .277
M. Cabrera 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .337
J. Peralta ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .236
R. Raburn lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .234
B. Inge 3b 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .255
B. Boesch rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .270
G. Laird c 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .195
    A. Avila ph-c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .219
 Totals 33 2 7 2 2 3 9 0 13  
 Batting
HR - A Jackson (2, 1st inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out), B Inge (8, 7th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Jackson (26), B Inge (45).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Inge 1, A Avila 1.
GIDP - R Santiago.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Verlander-G Laird-M Cabrera).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner lf 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 2 .287
D. Jeter ss 3 1 1 1 0 2 2 1 1 .279
M. Teixeira 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 5 .252
R. Cano 2b 4 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 .322
N. Swisher rf 3 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .293
J. Posada c 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 .253
M. Thames dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 .314
C. Granderson cf 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 .248
R. Pena 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .208
 Totals 30 6 9 6 2 6 11 3 17  
 Batting
2B - B Gardner (13, D Schlereth).
HR - R Cano (22, 7th inning off D Schlereth 0 on, 0 Out), C Granderson (12, 2nd inning off J Verlander 0 on, 0 Out).
S - B Gardner.
SF - R Pena.
RBI - D Jeter (53), R Cano (74), N Swisher 2 (69), C Granderson (36), R Pena (14).
2-out RBI - D Jeter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Gardner 1, M Teixeira 2, R Cano 1, C Granderson 1.
GIDP - M Thames.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - B Gardner (34, 2nd base off J Verlander/G Laird), D Jeter (14, 2nd base off D Schlereth/G Laird), J Posada (3, 2nd base off J Verlander/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Jeter-R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Verlander (L, 13-8) 5.0 5 3 3 5 5 1 1.25 3.77  
D. Schlereth 1.1 3 3 3 0 4 1 2.40 7.20  
R. Weinhardt 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.67 7.79  
B. Thomas 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.66 4.35  
E. Gonzalez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.38 4.01  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Sabathia (W, 16-5) 7.0 5 2 2 3 9 2 1.24 3.12  
D. Robertson 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.51 3.77  
M. Rivera 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.72 1.04  
WP - C Sabathia.
HPB - N Swisher (by D Schlereth); J Posada (by J Verlander).
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 114-66; D Schlereth 31-21; R Weinhardt 2-2; B Thomas 14-6; E Gonzalez 12-7; C Sabathia 116-71; D Robertson 14-9; M Rivera 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 4-6; D Schlereth 0-2; R Weinhardt 0-1; B Thomas 0-2; E Gonzalez 1-0; C Sabathia 7-8; D Robertson 1-3; M Rivera 3-0.
Batters faced - J Verlander 25; D Schlereth 8; R Weinhardt 1; B Thomas 3; E Gonzalez 3; C Sabathia 28; D Robertson 4; M Rivera 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Miller. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Todd Tichenor.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 18, 2010 3:32 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
B. Inge Brandon Inge
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI