NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 2
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(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 5 12 0
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 6 0
WP: A. Pettitte (1-0) S: M. Rivera (2)
LP: C. Pavano (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Minnesota
- D. Valencia hit sacrifice fly to right, D. Young scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to right, C. Granderson scored
Top 5th: NY Yankees
- L. Berkman homered to deep center
Bot 6th: Minnesota
- O. Hudson homered to deep left
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- L. Berkman doubled to deep center, J. Posada scored
- D. Jeter singled to right center, L. Berkman scored, B. Gardner to second
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson singled to shallow center, B. Gardner scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200
C. Granderson cf 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .333
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 .286
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .250
N. Swisher rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222
    G. Golson rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Posada c 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .286
L. Berkman dh 4 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .500
B. Gardner lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .286
 Totals 36 5 12 5 1 2 5 1 16  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson (1, C Pavano); N Swisher (1, C Pavano); L Berkman (1, C Pavano).
HR - L Berkman (1, 5th inning off C Pavano 0 on, 1 Out).
S - C Granderson.
SF - A Rodriguez.
RBI - D Jeter (1), C Granderson (3), A Rodriguez (1), L Berkman 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Cano 2, N Swisher 1, J Posada 1.
GIDP - N Swisher.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Gardner (1, 3rd base off M Capps/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Pettitte-D Jeter-M Teixeira, D Jeter-R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Span cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
O. Hudson 2b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .250
J. Mauer c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .222
D. Young lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .375
J. Thome dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143
M. Cuddyer 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286
J. Kubel rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000
D. Valencia 3b 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200
J.J. Hardy ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .143
 Totals 30 2 6 2 1 1 6 0 5  
 Batting
3B - D Young (1, A Pettitte).
HR - O Hudson (1, 6th inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - D Valencia.
RBI - O Hudson (1), D Valencia (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Thome 1, J Hardy 1.
GIDP - O Hudson, D Young.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Pavano-J Hardy-M Cuddyer).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 1-0) 7.0 5 2 2 1 4 1 0.86 2.57  
K. Wood (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.20 0.00  
M. Rivera (S, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.86 0.00  
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
C. Pavano (L, 0-1) 6.0 10 4 4 1 3 1 1.83 6.00  
J. Mijares 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.50 0.00  
J. Rauch 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
M. Guerrier 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
M. Capps 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.00 9.00  
IBB - M Teixeira (by J Mijares).
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 88-58; K Wood 10-9; M Rivera 13-8; C Pavano 93-60; J Mijares 6-2; J Rauch 10-9; M Guerrier 12-8; M Capps 21-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 8-10; K Wood 1-0; M Rivera 1-1; C Pavano 9-8; J Mijares 0-0; J Rauch 0-1; M Guerrier 1-0; M Capps 1-3.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 26; K Wood 3; M Rivera 3; C Pavano 28; J Mijares 2; J Rauch 2; M Guerrier 3; M Capps 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Brian O'Nora. 3B--Gary Darling. LF--Chris Guccione. RF--Jerry Crawford.
Ejections: MINNESOTA Manager R Gardenhire ejected in the (7th).

Updated on Thursday, Oct 7, 2010 9:52 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
L. Berkman Lance Berkman
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
O. Hudson Orlando Hudson
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI