NY Yankees 8, Baltimore 3
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 3 0 0 4 1 0 0 8 11 0
Baltimore 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 0
WP: I. Nova (14-4)
LP: B. Matusz (1-7)
(53-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Baltimore
- A. Jones hit sacrifice fly to left, N. Markakis scored
Bot 2nd: Baltimore
- R. Adams doubled to right, M. Reynolds scored
Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson homered to deep right, E. Chavez and B. Gardner scored
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- A. Jones hit sacrifice fly to right, J.J. Hardy scored
Top 6th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep left center, M. Teixeira scored
- N. Swisher homered to deep left
- A. Jones homered to deep left center
Top 7th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson homered to deep left center
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
B. Gardner lf 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .269
C. Granderson cf 5 2 3 4 2 0 1 0 0 .278
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .251
R. Cano 2b 5 1 2 2 1 0 2 0 3 .303
N. Swisher rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 .267
A. Jones dh 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .254
R. Martin c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .240
E. Chavez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .262
E. Nunez ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .272
 Totals 37 8 11 8 5 3 9 0 9  
 Batting
2B - M Teixeira (22, B Matusz); R Cano (35, M Hendrickson).
HR - C Granderson 2 (38, 3rd inning off B Matusz 2 on, 1 Out, 7th inning off M Hendrickson 0 on, 1 Out), R Cano (23, 6th inning off B Matusz 1 on, 1 Out), N Swisher (20, 6th inning off B Matusz 0 on, 1 Out), A Jones (11, 6th inning off C Jakubauskas 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Granderson 4 (107), R Cano 2 (95), N Swisher (75), A Jones (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Cano 2, N Swisher 1.
GIDP - R Martin.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Chavez-R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276
N. Markakis rf 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .287
A. Jones cf 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .293
V. Guerrero dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .277
M. Reynolds 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 4 .226
R. Adams 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 .292
N. Reimold lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
R. Andino 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .260
C. Tatum c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .234
    J. Fox ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
 Totals 32 3 8 3 0 2 11 0 14  
 Batting
2B - J Hardy (22, I Nova); N Markakis (24, I Nova); R Adams (4, I Nova).
SF - A Jones 2.
RBI - A Jones 2 (79), R Adams (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Adams 2, C Tatum 1.
GIDP - R Andino.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Adams-J Hardy-M Reynolds).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
I. Nova (W, 14-4) 7.0 7 3 3 2 7 0 1.37 3.96  
D. Robertson 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1.20 1.20  
H. Noesi 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 3.42  
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Matusz (L, 1-7) 5.1 6 6 6 2 5 3 1.92 9.07  
C. Jakubauskas 0.2 2 1 1 0 2 1 1.59 5.00  
M. Hendrickson 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.91 5.73  
B. Bergesen 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.45 5.09  
WP - I Nova.
Pitches-strikes - I Nova 108-72; D Robertson 18-13; H Noesi 11-8; B Matusz 97-61; C Jakubauskas 21-12; M Hendrickson 17-9; B Bergesen 29-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - I Nova 11-5; D Robertson 1-0; H Noesi 2-0; B Matusz 5-8; C Jakubauskas 0-1; M Hendrickson 1-2; B Bergesen 4-0.
Batters faced - I Nova 29; D Robertson 4; H Noesi 3; B Matusz 23; C Jakubauskas 4; M Hendrickson 5; B Bergesen 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Vic Carapazza. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--John Hirschbeck.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, in from left.

Updated on Monday, Aug 29, 2011 3:03 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
3-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Baltimore
J.J. Hardy J.J. Hardy
2-4