NY Yankees 7, Baltimore 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 7 10 1
Baltimore 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 1
WP: C. Sabathia (1-0)
LP: J. Johnson (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: NY Yankees
- I. Suzuki doubled to left center, D. Jeter scored
Bot 3rd: Baltimore
- N. McLouth singled to shallow right, C. Davis and L. Ford scored
Top 4th: NY Yankees
- M. Teixeira singled to right, A. Rodriguez scored, N. Swisher to third, M. Teixeira out at second
Top 9th: NY Yankees
- R. Martin homered to deep left
- I. Suzuki singled, E. Nunez scored, D. Jeter to second
- R. Cano doubled to left, D. Jeter and I. Suzuki scored, R. Cano to third on shortstop J.J. Hardy's fielding error
- N. Swisher hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Cano scored
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
I. Suzuki lf-rf 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 1 .400
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 4 .000
R. Cano 2b 5 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .200
N. Swisher rf 2 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 .500
    B. Gardner lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .500
C. Granderson cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .000
R. Martin c 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 .333
R. Ibanez dh 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .333
    E. Nunez pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 7 10 7 1 7 9 0 13  
 Batting
2B - I Suzuki (1, J Hammel); R Cano (1, J Johnson).
HR - R Martin (1, 9th inning off J Johnson 0 on, 0 Out).
S - D Jeter.
SF - N Swisher.
RBI - I Suzuki 2 (2), R Cano 2 (2), N Swisher (1), M Teixeira (1), R Martin (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rodriguez 1, C Granderson 1, R Martin 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - I Suzuki (1, 3rd base by J Hammel/M Wieters).
 
 Fielding
E - D Jeter (1, field).
DP - 1 (R Cano-D Jeter-M Teixeira).
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
N. McLouth lf 4 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .250
J.J. Hardy ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250
A. Jones cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
M. Wieters c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
M. Reynolds 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .333
M. Machado 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
C. Davis rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .500
L. Ford dh 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
R. Andino 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
    R. Flaherty ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
 Totals 34 2 8 2 0 1 8 0 12  
 Batting
2B - J Hardy (1, C Sabathia); L Ford (1, C Sabathia).
S - R Andino.
RBI - N McLouth 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Hardy 1, M Reynolds 1, C Davis 1, R Flaherty 1.
GIDP - J Hardy.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Hardy (1, field).
Outfield assists - C Davis.
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
C. Sabathia (W, 1-0) 8.2 8 2 2 1 7 0 1.04 2.08  
D. Robertson 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Hammel 5.2 4 2 2 4 5 0 1.41 3.18  
T. Patton 0.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 9.00 0.00  
D. O'Day 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
B. Matusz 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.00 0.00  
J. Johnson (L, 0-1) 0.1 5 5 4 0 1 1 15.00 108.00  
T. Hunter 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00  
IBB - C Granderson (by J Hammel).
Pitches-strikes - C Sabathia 120-80; D Robertson 4-3; J Hammel 112-70; T Patton 22-11; D O'Day 13-9; B Matusz 15-8; J Johnson 17-11; T Hunter 7-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sabathia 15-8; D Robertson 0-0; J Hammel 7-5; T Patton 1-1; D O'Day 1-0; B Matusz 1-0; J Johnson 3-2; T Hunter 1-1.
Batters faced - C Sabathia 35; D Robertson 1; J Hammel 23; T Patton 4; D O'Day 3; B Matusz 4; J Johnson 6; T Hunter 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tony Randazzo. 1B--Angel Hernandez. 2B--Brian Gorman. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth. LF--Mike Everitt. RF--Mark Carlson.
Weather: 52 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 2 mph, out to right.

Updated on Monday, Oct 8, 2012 1:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
I. Suzuki Ichiro Suzuki
2-5
2 RBI
 Baltimore
L. Ford Lew Ford
2-4