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Game Story

The way this season is going for Hiroki Kuroda, he'll happily take a win on a day when he labored through six innings. Mark Teixeira hit a two-run single, Brett Gardner added an RBI double and the New York Yankees held on for a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday in the opener of a...
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Pit 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 6 1
NYY 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 X 4 6 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Pittsburgh
Neil Walker homered to deep right
PIT 1 - NYY 0
Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
Mark Teixeira singled to right center, Brett Gardner and Derek Jeter scored, Jacoby Ellsbury to third
PIT 1 - NYY 2
Brian McCann singled to center, Jacoby Ellsbury scored, Mark Teixeira to second
PIT 1 - NYY 3
Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
Brett Gardner doubled to shallow right center, Kelly Johnson scored
PIT 1 - NYY 4
Top 5th: Pittsburgh
Brett Gardner homered to deep left
PIT 2 - NYY 4
Neil Walker singled to shortstop, Clint Barmes scored
PIT 3 - NYY 4

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Travis SniderRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .215
Jose TabataPH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
Neil Walker2B 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 .259
Andrew McCutchenCF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .301
Pedro Álvarez3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .209
Starling MarteLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 .264
Ike Davis1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250
Gaby SánchezDH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .259
Tony SánchezC 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .271
Clint BarmesSS 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Totals 33 3 6 3 2 2 11 0 8
Batting
2B - C Barmes (2, H Kuroda)
HR - N Walker (9, 1st inning off H Kuroda 0 on, 1 Out), T Sanchez (2, 5th inning off H Kuroda 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - N Walker 2 (25), T Sanchez (11)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Marte 1, G Sanchez 2
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - T Sanchez (5, throw)
DP - 1 (P Alvarez-C Barmes-I Davis)

NY Yankees

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brett GardnerDH-LF 3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 .297
Derek JeterSS 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .266
Jacoby EllsburyCF 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .276
Mark Teixeira1B 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .265
Brian McCannC 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Alfonso SorianoRF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .248
Yangervis Solarte2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .313
Kelly Johnson3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .208
Zoilo AlmonteLF 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .200
David RobertsonP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 4 6 4 0 1 7 1 7
Batting
2B - B Gardner (5, C Morton)
RBI - B Gardner (19), M Teixeira 2 (22), B McCann (18)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Ellsbury 1
GIDP - Y Solarte
Team LOB - 2
Running
SB - K Johnson (2, 3rd base off C Morton/T Sanchez)
Picked Off - Z Almonte (1st base, C Morton)
Fielding
PB - B McCann

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Charlie Morton(L, 0-6) 7.0 6 4 4 1 6 0 1.24 3.45
Justin Wilson 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 2.76

NY Yankees

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Hiroki Kuroda(W, 3-3) 6.0 5 3 3 2 7 2 1.23 4.61
Matt Daley(HLD, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.33 6.00
Matt Thornton(HLD, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.70 5.87
Adam Warren(HLD, 7) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 1.44
David Robertson(SV, 8) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.60 1.54
Pitching
WP - C Morton
HBP - J Ellsbury (by C Morton)
Pitches-strikes - C Morton 114-74; J Wilson 12-7; D Robertson 18-12; H Kuroda 99-58; M Daley 3-3; M Thornton 4-3; A Warren 10-5
Ground balls-fly balls - C Morton 9-5; J Wilson 1-1; D Robertson 1-0; H Kuroda 7-6; M Daley 0-2; M Thornton 0-0; A Warren 2-0
Batters faced - C Morton 27; J Wilson 3; D Robertson 4; H Kuroda 25; M Daley 2; M Thornton 1; A Warren 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:52.
Umpires: HP--Paul Nauert. 1B--Marcus Pattillo. 2B--John Tumpane. 3B--Bob Davidson.
Weather: 66 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 0.