NY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(78-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 7 0
NY Yankees 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 X 5 8 0
WP: I. Nova (12-7) S: R. Soriano (39)
LP: J. Shields (14-9)
(82-63)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson homered to deep right, R. Ibanez scored
- E. Nunez homered to deep left
Bot 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to shallow center, I. Suzuki scored
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
- E. Longoria homered to deep right center
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
- L. Scott singled to shallow right, B. Francisco and R. Roberts scored
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez singled to shallow center, R. Cano scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jennings lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 .251
B. Zobrist ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .262
E. Longoria dh 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .280
B.J. Upton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .248
J. Keppinger 3b-1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .324
M. Joyce rf 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .253
    B. Francisco ph-rf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244
R. Roberts 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .228
C. Pena 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .193
    C. Gimenez ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
    S. Fuld ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .279
    J. Lobaton c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
    S. Vogt ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
J. Molina c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .202
    L. Scott ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .218
    S. Rodriguez pr-3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .215
    E. Johnson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
 Totals 33 3 7 3 1 3 10 0 13  
 Batting
2B - M Joyce (17, I Nova); R Roberts (8, B Logan).
HR - E Longoria (12, 6th inning off I Nova 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - E Longoria (41), L Scott 2 (49).
2-out RBI - E Longoria, L Scott 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Molina 1, E Johnson 1.
GIDP - E Longoria.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Zobrist-R Roberts-C Pena).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
I. Suzuki lf-rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .269
D. Jeter dh 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .323
R. Cano 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .278
R. Ibanez rf 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .224
    N. Swisher ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
E. Chavez 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .283
    A. Jones ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .199
    C. Dickerson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
C. Granderson cf 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .234
E. Nunez ss 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .308
C. Stewart c 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .244
 Totals 31 5 8 5 2 2 5 1 7  
 Batting
2B - R Cano (40, J McGee).
HR - C Granderson (39, 2nd inning off J Shields 1 on, 1 Out), E Nunez (1, 2nd inning off J Shields 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - D Jeter (54), A Rodriguez (53), C Granderson 2 (92), E Nunez (7).
2-out RBI - D Jeter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Suzuki 1.
GIDP - R Ibanez.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - I Suzuki (21, 2nd base off J Shields/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Rodriguez-R Cano-E Chavez).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Shields (L, 14-9) 6.1 6 4 4 1 4 2 1.20 3.77  
K. Farnsworth 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.17 3.38  
J. McGee 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0.85 2.06  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
I. Nova (W, 12-7) 6.0 4 2 2 2 8 1 1.44 4.85  
B. Logan (H, 21) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.38 4.01  
J. Chamberlain (H, 3) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.80 6.00  
D. Robertson (H, 27) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.20 2.73  
R. Soriano (S, 39) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.13 2.10  
WP - K Farnsworth.
Pitches-strikes - J Shields 103-66; K Farnsworth 19-10; J McGee 18-13; I Nova 85-53; B Logan 4-3; J Chamberlain 10-8; D Robertson 8-7; R Soriano 20-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Shields 13-4; K Farnsworth 0-1; J McGee 0-2; I Nova 6-5; B Logan 1-0; J Chamberlain 2-0; D Robertson 1-2; R Soriano 0-2.
Batters faced - J Shields 25; K Farnsworth 3; J McGee 5; I Nova 23; B Logan 2; J Chamberlain 3; D Robertson 3; R Soriano 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Jerry Meals. 3B--Scott Barry.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, out to right.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 16, 2012 3:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Tampa Bay
E. Longoria Evan Longoria
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
C. Granderson Curtis Granderson
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI