Tampa Bay 4, NY Yankees 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(88-58)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 10 0
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 X 4 6 0
WP: C. Qualls (1-0) S: R. Soriano (43)
LP: P. Hughes (16-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- R. Cano singled to shallow left, D. Jeter scored, M. Teixeira to third, A. Rodriguez to second
Bot 5th: Tampa Bay
- D. Johnson homered to deep right, E. Longoria scored
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson homered to deep right, D. Jeter scored
Bot 7th: Tampa Bay
- D. Johnson homered to deep right, M. Joyce scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 .262
C. Granderson cf 5 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 .247
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .261
    B. Gardner pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .270
R. Cano 2b 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .322
L. Berkman dh 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .290
    M. Thames phdh-dh 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .299
J. Posada c 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .256
A. Kearns lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 6 .264
C. Curtis rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .204
 Totals 35 3 10 3 1 4 12 1 20  
 Batting
HR - C Granderson (18, 7th inning off C Qualls 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Granderson 2 (50), R Cano (99).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Kearns 1, C Curtis 2.
GIDP - L Berkman.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (17, 2nd base off J Shields/J Jaso).
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jaso c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
    D. Navarro c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
B. Zobrist 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .245
C. Crawford lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302
E. Longoria 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .294
M. Joyce rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
D. Johnson dh 3 2 2 4 2 0 0 0 0 .221
C. Pena 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .203
B.J. Upton cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
J. Bartlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .246
 Totals 29 4 6 4 2 0 7 0 1  
 Batting
HR - D Johnson 2 (5, 5th inning off P Hughes 1 on, 1 Out, 7th inning off P Hughes 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Johnson 4 (16).
2-out RBI - D Johnson 2.
Team LOB - 1.
 Base Running
CS - B Upton (8, 2nd base by P Hughes/J Posada).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Joyce.
DP - 1 (B Zobrist-J Bartlett-C Pena).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P. Hughes (L, 16-8) 6.2 6 4 4 0 5 2 1.25 4.31  
J. Chamberlain 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.31 4.55  
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Shields 6.1 8 1 1 2 8 0 1.41 4.86  
C. Qualls (W, 1-0; BS, 3) 0.2 1 2 2 0 0 1 1.47 6.60  
R. Choate 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.34 4.61  
G. Balfour (H, 14) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.15 2.40  
R. Soriano (S, 43) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.81 1.85  
WP - P Hughes.
HBP - D Jeter (by C Qualls).
Pitches-strikes - P Hughes 107-65; J Chamberlain 14-10; J Shields 117-79; C Qualls 15-7; R Choate 6-3; G Balfour 18-10; R Soriano 24-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Hughes 8-9; J Chamberlain 1-1; J Shields 9-3; C Qualls 1-2; R Choate 1-0; G Balfour 1-0; R Soriano 1-0.
Batters faced - P Hughes 25; J Chamberlain 4; J Shields 27; C Qualls 4; R Choate 1; G Balfour 4; R Soriano 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Ed Rapuano. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Ejections: TAMPA BAY Manager J Maddon ejected in the (7th).

Updated on Thursday, Sep 16, 2010 3:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Cano Robinson Cano
3-4
1 RBI
 Tampa Bay
D. Johnson Dan Johnson
2-3, 2 HR
4 RBI