NY Yankees 4, Detroit 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(65-46)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 10 0
Detroit 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 13 1
WP: C. Rapada (3-0) S: R. Soriano (27)
LP: J. Benoit (1-3)
(60-52)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Ibanez tripled to deep center, E. Chavez scored
- I. Suzuki singled to shallow left, R. Ibanez scored
Bot 5th: Detroit
- A. Avila homered to deep right, J. Peralta scored
- A. Dirks doubled to shallow left, Q. Berry scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- M. Teixeira homered to deep right
- E. Chavez homered to deep left
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .313
N. Swisher dh 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .261
R. Cano 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316
M. Teixeira 1b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .258
E. Chavez 3b 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .289
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .242
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .244
I. Suzuki rf 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .261
C. Stewart c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .269
 Totals 36 4 10 4 2 2 6 0 10  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (32, D Fister); R Ibanez (15, D Fister); C Stewart (6, D Fister).
3B - R Ibanez (2, D Fister).
HR - M Teixeira (21, 8th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 1 Out), E Chavez (12, 8th inning off J Benoit 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Teixeira (75), E Chavez (29), R Ibanez (50), I Suzuki (34).
2-out RBI - R Ibanez, I Suzuki.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, N Swisher 2, M Teixeira 1, C Stewart 1.
GIDP - R Ibanez.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - D Jeter (3, 2nd base by D Fister/A Avila).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Stewart-D Jeter).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
Q. Berry cf-lf 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 .276
A. Dirks lf-rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 .349
M. Cabrera dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .322
P. Fielder 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .314
B. Boesch rf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .254
    A. Jackson pr-cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .317
J. Peralta ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .263
A. Avila c 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .261
    G. Laird pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289
O. Infante 3b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315
R. Santiago 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .213
 Totals 37 3 13 3 1 0 6 0 18  
 Batting
2B - A Dirks (11, H Kuroda); J Peralta (25, H Kuroda); A Avila (16, R Soriano).
HR - A Avila (7, 5th inning off H Kuroda 1 on, 0 Out).
S - R Santiago.
RBI - A Dirks (22), A Avila 2 (35).
2-out RBI - A Dirks.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dirks 2, M Cabrera 1, J Peralta 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - O Infante (1, 2nd base by H Kuroda/C Stewart).
 
 Fielding
E - O Infante (4, throw).
DP - 2 (A Avila-J Peralta-P Fielder, R Santiago-J Peralta-P Fielder).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
H. Kuroda 6.1 10 3 3 0 5 1 1.19 3.24  
C. Rapada (W, 3-0) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.11 2.64  
D. Phelps (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.13 2.42  
R. Soriano (S, 27) 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 1.79  
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Fister 6.1 8 2 2 1 4 0 1.20 3.48  
O. Dotel (H, 10) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.96 3.11  
J. Benoit (L, 1-3; BS, 3) 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 2 1.11 3.40  
J. Valverde 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.24 3.86  
BALK - D Phelps.
Pitches-strikes - H Kuroda 102-65; C Rapada 11-9; D Phelps 12-6; R Soriano 14-10; D Fister 109-67; O Dotel 11-8; J Benoit 22-13; J Valverde 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - H Kuroda 13-8; C Rapada 0-1; D Phelps 1-2; R Soriano 0-4; D Fister 12-4; O Dotel 1-0; J Benoit 2-2; J Valverde 3-0.
Batters faced - H Kuroda 27; C Rapada 2; D Phelps 3; R Soriano 6; D Fister 27; O Dotel 2; J Benoit 5; J Valverde 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Tim Welke.
Weather: 64 degrees, rain.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 9, 2012 5:19 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
R. Ibanez Raul Ibanez
2-4
1 RBI
 Detroit
A. Avila Alex Avila
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI