NY Yankees 9, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 0
NY Yankees 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 1 X 9 11 0
WP: I. Nova (1-0)
LP: D. Fister (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Detroit
- D. Young homered to right
Bot 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez grounded out to third, D. Jeter scored, C. Granderson to third
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano doubled to deep left, C. Granderson scored
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- B. Gardner singled to shallow center, M. Teixeira and J. Posada scored
- R. Cano homered to deep right, B. Gardner, D. Jeter and C. Granderson scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano doubled to deep center, D. Jeter scored
Top 9th: Detroit
- A. Avila grounded into fielder's choice, D. Young scored, M. Cabrera to third, V. Martinez out at second
- R. Raburn singled to shallow left, M. Cabrera scored, A. Avila to second
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Jackson cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000
M. Ordonez rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
D. Young lf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500
M. Cabrera 1b 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000
V. Martinez dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333
A. Avila c 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 2 .000
R. Raburn 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .500
J. Peralta ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
B. Inge 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Betemit ph-3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .000
    B. Gardner 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 36 4 8 5 1 4 10 0 11  
 Batting
HR - D Young (1, 1st inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Young (1), A Avila (1), R Raburn (1).
2-out RBI - D Young, R Raburn.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Betemit 4.
GIDP - M Ordonez.
Team LOB - 6.
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 3 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .400
C. Granderson cf 3 2 1 0 0 2 2 0 3 .333
R. Cano 2b 5 1 3 6 1 0 0 0 0 .600
A. Rodriguez 3b 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 .000
M. Teixeira 1b 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333
N. Swisher rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .250
J. Posada dh 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .333
R. Martin c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250
B. Gardner lf 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 36 9 11 9 1 4 11 1 14  
 Batting
2B - R Cano 2 (2, D Fister, D Schlereth); M Teixeira (1, D Fister); R Martin (1, D Fister).
HR - R Cano (1, 6th inning off A Alburquerque 3 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Cano 6 (6), A Rodriguez (1), B Gardner 2 (2).
2-out RBI - R Cano 6, B Gardner 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Granderson 2, A Rodriguez 2, N Swisher 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (1, 2nd base off D Fister/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Granderson.
DP - 1 (R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Verlander 1.0 0 1 1 2 1 0 2.00 9.00  
D. Fister (L, 0-1) 4.2 7 6 6 2 6 0 1.93 11.57  
A. Alburquerque 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 3.00 27.00  
R. Perry 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.00 0.00  
D. Schlereth 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 0 2.00 9.00  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
C. Sabathia 2.0 1 1 1 0 4 1 0.50 4.50  
I. Nova (W, 1-0) 6.1 4 2 2 4 5 0 1.26 2.84  
L. Ayala 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6.00 0.00  
M. Rivera 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
WP - J Verlander.
BALK - D Fister.
Pitches-strikes - J Verlander 25-14; D Fister 90-61; A Alburquerque 7-5; R Perry 17-13; D Schlereth 24-15; C Sabathia 27-20; I Nova 101-62; L Ayala 14-8; M Rivera 3-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Verlander 3-0; D Fister 8-4; A Alburquerque 1-1; R Perry 1-1; D Schlereth 2-1; C Sabathia 2-1; I Nova 7-5; L Ayala 2-0; M Rivera 0-0.
Batters faced - J Verlander 6; D Fister 23; A Alburquerque 2; R Perry 4; D Schlereth 5; C Sabathia 7; I Nova 25; L Ayala 3; M Rivera 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Dan Iassogna. LF--Ted Barrett. RF--Bill Welke.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 2, 2011 3:06 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
D. Young Delmon Young
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
R. Cano Robinson Cano
3-5, 1 HR
6 RBI