Baltimore 5, NY Yankees 4
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(78-61)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 10 0
Baltimore 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 X 5 8 0
WP: J. Saunders (2-1) S: J. Johnson (42)
LP: C. Sabathia (13-5)
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Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to left, D. Jeter scored
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- I. Suzuki doubled to deep center, R. Martin scored
Bot 2nd: Baltimore
- M. Reynolds homered to deep center
- L. Ford homered to deep center
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- J.J. Hardy doubled to right, N. Markakis scored
Bot 6th: Baltimore
- J.J. Hardy homered to deep left
- L. Ford singled to shallow right, A. Jones scored
Top 8th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- N. Swisher grounded into fielder's choice, I. Suzuki scored, C. Dickerson to third, D. Jeter out at second
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .323
N. Swisher rf 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 .258
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .255
A. Rodriguez dh 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .277
R. Cano 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .301
R. Martin c 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .205
    E. Nunez pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296
    C. Stewart c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
A. Jones lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .204
    C. Granderson ph-cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .230
I. Suzuki cf-lf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270
J. Nix 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250
    E. Chavez ph-3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .282
    C. Dickerson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
 Totals 35 4 10 4 1 3 6 0 16  
 Batting
2B - M Teixeira (27, J Saunders); I Suzuki (22, J Saunders).
HR - A Rodriguez (17, 8th inning off P Strop 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - A Rodriguez.
RBI - N Swisher (78), A Rodriguez 2 (50), I Suzuki (45).
2-out RBI - A Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Jeter 1, R Cano 1, C Granderson 2.
GIDP - M Teixeira.
Team LOB - 8.
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
N. Markakis rf 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .298
    N. McLouth pr-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
R. Andino 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .217
J.J. Hardy ss 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .234
A. Jones cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288
M. Reynolds 1b 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 .234
L. Ford lf-rf 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 1 1 .196
M. Machado 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .282
S. Tolleson dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .176
T. Teagarden c 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .119
 Totals 32 5 8 5 3 1 6 1 9  
 Batting
2B - N McLouth (7, C Sabathia); J Hardy (27, C Sabathia); A Jones (32, C Sabathia).
HR - J Hardy (19, 6th inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 0 Out), M Reynolds (21, 2nd inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out), L Ford (3, 2nd inning off C Sabathia 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Hardy 2 (59), M Reynolds (59), L Ford 2 (4).
2-out RBI - J Hardy.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hardy 1, A Jones 1, M Machado 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - L Ford (1, 2nd base off C Eppley/C Stewart).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Andino-J Hardy-M Reynolds).
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Sabathia (L, 13-5) 6.1 8 5 5 0 5 3 1.20 3.56  
C. Eppley 1.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.40 3.27  
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Saunders (W, 2-1) 5.1 5 2 2 2 2 0 1.41 4.24  
D. O'Day (H, 10) 1.2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.95 2.22  
P. Strop (H, 24) 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1.26 2.26  
B. Matusz (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.64 5.26  
J. Johnson (S, 42) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 1.01 2.93  
HBP - N Markakis (by C Sabathia).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 109-72; C Eppley 22-12; J Saunders 101-65; D O'Day 25-17; P Strop 26-13; B Matusz 4-2; J Johnson 14-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 7-11; C Eppley 4-0; J Saunders 10-7; D O'Day 0-1; P Strop 1-1; B Matusz 0-1; J Johnson 2-0.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 28; C Eppley 6; J Saunders 23; D O'Day 5; P Strop 5; B Matusz 1; J Johnson 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Cory Blaser. 1B--Jerry Meals. 2B--Mike Winters. 3B--Mark Wegner.
Weather: 67 degrees, rain.
Wind: 5 mph, out to center.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 9, 2012 3:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Baltimore
J.J. Hardy J.J. Hardy
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI