Tampa Bay 15, NY Yankees 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(86-70)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 3 2 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 15 17 1
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 2 0 8 14 4
WP: M. Moore (1-0)
LP: B. Colon (8-10)
(95-61)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce singled to shallow right, D. Jennings scored, B.J. Upton to third, E. Longoria to second, B.J. Upton scored, E. Longoria to third on right fielder N. Swisher's fielding error
- J. Damon hit sacrifice fly to shallow left, E. Longoria scored
Top 2nd: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton tripled to center, D. Jennings scored
- E. Longoria doubled to center, B.J. Upton scored
Top 3rd: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist homered to deep right, J. Damon scored
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
- B.J. Upton homered to deep center, D. Jennings scored
- J. Damon homered to deep right, E. Longoria scored
- R. Brignac singled to shallow center, B. Zobrist scored, C. Kotchman to second
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
- B. Zobrist hit sacrifice fly to center, B.J. Upton scored
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- A. Jones homered to deep left center, R. Pena scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- R. Pena singled to shallow right, E. Nunez scored, A. Romine to third
- A. Jones singled to shallow left, A. Romine scored, R. Pena to second
- J. Montero doubled to deep center, R. Pena and A. Jones scored
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
- M. Joyce hit by pitch, D. Johnson scored, B. Guyer to third, S. Rodriguez to second
- R. Canzler hit sacrifice fly to deep center, B. Guyer scored, S. Rodriguez to third
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Pena safe at first on second baseman E. Johnson's throwing error, C. Dickerson and E. Nunez scored, A. Romine to second
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jennings lf 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .287
    D. Johnson 1b 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .108
B.J. Upton cf 4 4 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .241
    B. Guyer lf 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .184
E. Longoria 3b 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .244
    S. Rodriguez 3b 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .227
M. Joyce rf 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 4 .278
    S. Fuld rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
J. Damon dh 2 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 .259
    R. Canzler ph-dh 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500
B. Zobrist 2b 4 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 .269
    E. Johnson pr-2b 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .194
C. Kotchman 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .309
    J. Ruggiano lf-cf 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .248
J. Jaso c 6 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 7 .220
R. Brignac ss 6 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .187
 Totals 43 15 17 14 3 8 3 0 22  
 Batting
2B - E Longoria (26, B Colon).
3B - B Upton (4, B Colon).
HR - B Upton (22, 4th inning off S Proctor 1 on, 0 Out), J Damon (15, 4th inning off S Proctor 1 on, 1 Out), B Zobrist (17, 3rd inning off B Colon 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Damon, R Canzler, B Zobrist.
RBI - B Upton 3 (77), E Longoria (93), M Joyce 2 (71), J Damon 3 (67), R Canzler (1), B Zobrist 3 (87), R Brignac (15).
2-out RBI - B Upton, E Longoria, R Brignac.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jennings 1, M Joyce 1, J Ruggiano 2, J Jaso 4.
GIDP - C Kotchman.
Team LOB - 14.
 Fielding
E - E Johnson (2, throw).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .297
    C. Dickerson rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .302
E. Nunez 2b 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .266
M. Teixeira dh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .245
    A. Romine ph-dh 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .182
N. Swisher rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
    R. Pena ph-ss 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .118
A. Jones lf 5 2 2 3 1 0 2 0 3 .244
J. Montero c 3 0 3 2 0 2 0 0 0 .312
J. Posada 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 7 .238
B. Laird 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5 .154
G. Golson cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .143
 Totals 42 8 14 7 1 4 15 0 21  
 Batting
2B - J Montero (2, A Torres).
HR - A Jones (12, 6th inning off D De La Rosa 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - R Pena 2 (4), A Jones 3 (32), J Montero 2 (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 1, J Posada 2, B Laird 2, G Golson 1.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (12, field, throw); C Dickerson (2, field); N Swisher (1, field).
DP - 1 (E Nunez-D Jeter-J Posada).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
M. Moore (W, 1-0) 5.0 4 0 0 1 11 0 1.29 2.89  
D. De La Rosa 1.1 8 6 6 0 2 1 2.60 14.40  
A. Torres 1.0 2 2 1 2 1 0 3.67 9.00  
B. Gomes 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.44 3.18  
J. McGee 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 4.85  
J. Cruz 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.34 3.83  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Colon (L, 8-10) 3.0 7 7 5 1 1 1 1.28 4.02  
S. Proctor 1.0 4 5 3 2 0 2 3.00 8.22  
A. Laffey 1.2 4 1 1 0 1 0 1.72 4.14  
A. Brackman 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.50 0.00  
D. Betances 0.2 0 2 2 4 0 0 6.00 27.00  
G. Kontos 1.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.09 2.45  
WP - M Moore, D De La Rosa.
HBP - B Upton (by B Colon); M Joyce (by D Betances).
Pitches-strikes - M Moore 84-59; D De La Rosa 36-29; A Torres 27-15; B Gomes 8-2; J McGee 4-3; J Cruz 13-7; B Colon 56-38; S Proctor 37-20; A Laffey 22-17; A Brackman 32-20; D Betances 27-7; G Kontos 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Moore 2-2; D De La Rosa 5-1; A Torres 4-1; B Gomes 0-1; J McGee 0-0; J Cruz 1-2; B Colon 7-5; S Proctor 1-5; A Laffey 2-5; A Brackman 2-2; D Betances 0-2; G Kontos 0-3.
Batters faced - M Moore 20; D De La Rosa 12; A Torres 8; B Gomes 2; J McGee 1; J Cruz 3; B Colon 18; S Proctor 10; A Laffey 9; A Brackman 7; D Betances 7; G Kontos 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Scott Barry.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Sep 23, 2011 3:08 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
B.J. Upton B.J. Upton
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Jones Andruw Jones
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI