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LAA 12
NYY  1

BAL 14
CLE  3

BOS  3
TBR  0

DET 14
OAK  8

HOU  3
PIT  2

CIN  5
@MIL  4

PHI  8
FLA  6

SDP  4
LAD  0

SFG  6
ARI  2

Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 41,025

Monday, September 8, 2008, 10:05pm
Time of Game: 2:57
Yankees
1
76-68
Lost 2
4th, 10 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  1
Angels          1  0  1   0  0  6   3  1  X   12 13  0
W: J Garland (13-8), L: C Pavano (2-1)
Angels
12
87-56
Won 2
1st

BATTING

New York Yankees             AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
J Damon CF                    4   1   1   0    0   1  .305  .828   13    4   0   
D Jeter SS                    3   0   0   0    1   0  .295  .763   13    1   1   
B Abreu RF                    3   0   0   0    1   0  .298  .836   15    2   0   
A Rodriguez 3B                4   0   1   1    0   1  .308  .985   10    1   4   GDP
J Giambi 1B                   3   0   1   0    0   1  .248  .883   12    7   0   2B
  W Betemit 1B                1   0   0   0    0   0  .259  .695    6    2   0   
X Nady LF                     4   0   1   0    0   1  .314  .899    8    1   0   
H Matsui DH                   4   0   0   0    0   2  .304  .824   16    0   0   
R Cano 2B                     3   0   1   0    0   0  .264  .702    8    2   4   
I Rodriguez C                 2   0   0   0    0   0  .279  .722   13    3   1   SB
  J Molina C                  1   0   1   0    0   0  .221  .579    3    1   0   

C Pavano P                                                               0   0
  D Giese P                                                              0   0
  E Ramirez P                                                            0   0
  C Britton P                                                            0   0
Totals                       32   1   6   1    2   6              117   24  10
BATTING
2B: J Giambi (17, off J Garland).
TB: J Giambi 2; J Molina; A Rodriguez; J Damon; R Cano; X Nady.
GIDP: A Rodriguez (16).
RBI: A Rodriguez (92).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 2 for 7.
FIELDING
DP: 3. W Betemit; R Cano-J Giambi; D Jeter-R Cano-J Giambi.
E: B Abreu (2).
BASERUNNING
SB: I Rodriguez (8, 2nd base off J Garland/M Napoli).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
C Figgins 3B                  3   2   1   0    0   1  .278  .695   17    0   4   SB,HBP
  K Morales RF                1   0   0   0    0   0  .200  .450    3    1   0   
G Anderson DH                 4   2   2   0    0   0  .283  .745   14    0   0   
  F Sandoval PH-DH            1   0   0   0    0   0  .000  .000    2    0   0   
M Teixeira 1B                 1   1   0   2    2   0  .303  .941   17   10   4   SF
  R Willits LF                0   0   0   0    0   0  .171  .537         0   0   
V Guerrero RF                 4   2   2   3    0   0  .298  .871   12    1   0   HR,2B,GDP
  R Quinlan 1B                0   0   0   0    0   0  .281  .664         2   0   
T Hunter CF                   3   0   1   0    0   1  .282  .823   10    0   0   2·SB
  G Matthews CF               1   0   1   2    0   0  .237  .661    2    1   0   2B
J Rivera LF                   3   1   0   0    1   0  .233  .688   22    0   0   
  M Brown 3B                  0   0   0   0    0   0  .077  .231         0   0   
M Napoli C                    4   1   1   0    0   0  .216  .811   17    4   0   CS
  B Wilson C                  0   0   0   0    0   0 1.000 2.000         2   0   
B Wood SS                     4   2   3   3    0   1  .183  .530   24    1   2   2·HR
S Rodriguez 2B                3   1   2   1    1   0  .193  .554   16    2   5   HR

J Garland P                                                              3   0
  K Jepsen P                                                             0   1
  D O'Day P                                                              0   0
Totals                       32  12  13  11    4   3              156   27  16
BATTING
2B: G Matthews (14, off E Ramirez); V Guerrero (29, off E Ramirez).
HR: B Wood 2 (4, off C Britton, off C Pavano; 3rd inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF; 8th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF-CF); S Rodriguez (2, off C Pavano; 6th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to Deep LF Line); V Guerrero (24, off D Giese; 6th inn, 1 on, 1 out to Deep LF).
SF: M Teixeira (6, off C Pavano).
HBP: C Figgins (3, by C Pavano).
TB: B Wood 9; V Guerrero 6; S Rodriguez 5; G Matthews 2; G Anderson 2; M Napoli; T Hunter; C Figgins.
GIDP: V Guerrero (27).
RBI: B Wood 3 (8); V Guerrero 3 (82); G Matthews 2 (40); M Teixeira 2 (111); S Rodriguez (5).
2-out RBI: B Wood.
Team LOB: 2.
With RISP: 4 for 11.
FIELDING
DP: 1. B Wood-S Rodriguez-M Teixeira.
BASERUNNING
SB: T Hunter 2 (17, 3rd base off D Giese/I Rodriguez, 2nd base off D Giese/I Rodriguez); C Figgins (31, 2nd base off C Pavano/I Rodriguez).
CS: M Napoli (2, Pickoff (CS) 3rd base by I Rodriguez).

PITCHING

New York Yankees              IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
C Pavano, L (2-1)              5.1   6   5   5    1   2   2   5.31   21   74-46   29· 8· 9    7· 8· 2· 0     37    -     0.92  -0.15
D Giese                        0.1   3   3   2    1   0   1   2.95    5   30-16   12· 1· 3    2· 2· 0· 0          1-1    0.21  -0.07
E Ramirez                      0.2   3   3   3    1   1   0   4.08    6   23-14    7· 2· 5    1· 1· 2· 0          1-0    0.02  -0.00
C Britton                      1.2   1   1   1    1   0   1   4.05    6   21-12    6· 2· 4    0· 3· 2· 0          1-0    0.00   0.00
Totals                         8    13  12  11    4   3   4          38  148-88   54·13·21   10·14· 6· 0          3-1 
Los Angeles Angels            IP     H   R  ER   BB  SO  HR    ERA   BF  Pit-Str  Ct·Sw·Lk   GB·FB·LD· ?   GmSc  IR-IS   LevI    WPA
J Garland, W (13-8)            7     6   1   1    2   4   0   4.52   28   94-56   35· 6·15   16· 3· 3· 0     63    -     1.08   0.27
K Jepsen                       1     0   0   0    0   0   0   0.00    3    9-6     5· 0· 1    2· 1· 0· 0          0-0    0.01   0.00
D O'Day                        1     0   0   0    0   2   0   4.57    3   14-9     3· 3· 3    0· 1· 0· 0          0-0    0.00   0.00
Totals                         9     6   1   1    2   6   0          34  117-71   43· 9·19   18· 5· 3· 0           -  
Balks: C Pavano (1).
WP: None.
IBB: None.
HBP: C Pavano (4; C Figgins).

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Ted Barrett, 1B - Ed Rapuano, 2B - Ed Hickox, 3B - CB Bucknor.
Time of Game: 2:57.
Attendance: 41,025.
Weather: 70° F, Wind 5mph out to Rightfield, Cloudy, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

   New York Yankees              Los Angeles Angels                   
1. J Damon              CF    1. C Figgins            3B 
2. D Jeter              SS    2. G Anderson           DH 
3. B Abreu              RF    3. M Teixeira           1B 
4. A Rodriguez          3B    4. V Guerrero           RF 
5. J Giambi             1B    5. T Hunter             CF 
6. X Nady               LF    6. J Rivera             LF 
7. H Matsui             DH    7. M Napoli             C  
8. R Cano               2B    8. B Wood               SS 
9. I Rodriguez          C     9. S Rodriguez          2B 

   C Pavano             P        J Garland            P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   t 6   0  2-1  1--  2   12%  72% A Rodriguez     J Garland       Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
   b 3   0  1-1  ---  2   11%  67% B Wood          C Pavano        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
   b 6   0  1-2  ---  2   10%  85% S Rodriguez     C Pavano        Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)
   b 4   0  1-2  1--  3   -7%  65% V Guerrero      C Pavano        Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
   t 1   1  0-0  1-3  1   -7%  37% A Rodriguez     J Garland       Single to RF (Fly Ball to Short RF); Damon Scores; Abreu to 2B

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Jon Garland facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
          ---  3   47%  J Damon         Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF)
          1--  4   41%  D Jeter         Walk; Damon to 2B
   O      12-  2   44%  B Abreu         Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B (2B-1B); Damon to 3B
   R      1-3  1   37%  A Rodriguez     Single to RF (Fly Ball to Short RF); Damon Scores; Abreu to 2B
   O      12-  6   41%  J Giambi        Strikeout Looking
          12-  1   38%  X Nady          Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B); Abreu to 3B; Rodriguez to 2B
   O      123  3   45%  H Matsui        Groundout: 2B-1B
                  1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Behind 0-1, Carl Pavano facing 1-2-3
          ---  4   49%  C Figgins       Single to LF (Fly Ball to LF-CF)
          1--      51%  G Anderson      Figgins Steals 2B
   O      -2-  3   49%  " "             Groundout: 1B unassisted; Figgins to 3B
   RO     --3  4   51%  M Teixeira      Flyball: LF/Sacrifice Fly (Short LF); Figgins Scores
   O      ---  2   50%  V Guerrero      Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 1.

Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 1-1, Jon Garland facing 8-9-1
          ---  2   46%  R Cano          Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
   O      1--  8   50%  I Rodriguez     Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak 3B)
   O      1--  6   52%  J Damon         Strikeout Swinging, Rodriguez Steals 2B
   O      -2-  2   55%  D Jeter         Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Tied 1-1, Carl Pavano facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  3   53%  T Hunter        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  7   51%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  1   50%  M Napoli        Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 1.

Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 1-1, Jon Garland facing 3-4-5
   O      ---  5   53%  B Abreu         Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
   O      ---  5   54%  A Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   56%  J Giambi        Groundout: 1B unassisted
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Tied 1-1, Carl Pavano facing 8-9-1
   R      ---  2   67%  B Wood          Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
          ---  5   70%  S Rodriguez     Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
   O      1--  2   67%  C Figgins       Flyball: RF
   OO     1--  2   62%  G Anderson      Line Drive Double Play: 2B; Rodriguez out at 1B/2B-1B
                  1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-2, Jon Garland facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  3   65%  X Nady          Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  6   67%  H Matsui        Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5   69%  R Cano          Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Carl Pavano facing 3-4-5
          ---  5   72%  M Teixeira      Walk
   OO     1--  3   65%  V Guerrero      Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  4   64%  T Hunter        Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-2, Jon Garland facing 9-1-2
   O      ---  5   67%  I Rodriguez     Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
   O      ---  1   69%  J Damon         Foul Flyball: RF (RF Foul)
   O      ---  4   71%  D Jeter         Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Carl Pavano facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  4   69%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
          ---  6   71%  M Napoli        Single to LF (Fly Ball to Short LF-CF)
          1--      73%  B Wood          Balk; Napoli to 2B
   O      -2-  5   69%  " "             Strikeout Swinging
   O      -2-  1   66%  S Rodriguez     Napoli Caught Stealing (PO) 3B (C-2B-3B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-2, Jon Garland facing 3-4-5
          ---  4   60%  B Abreu         Walk
   OO     1--  2   72%  A Rodriguez     Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
          ---  2   69%  J Giambi        Ground-rule Double (Line Drive to Deep RF)
   O      -2-  1   74%  X Nady          Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 2.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 2-1, Carl Pavano facing 9-1-2
   R      ---  2   85%  S Rodriguez     Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)
          ---  4   87%  C Figgins       Hit By Pitch
          1--  3   92%  G Anderson      Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Figgins to 3B
   RO     1-3  3   92%  M Teixeira      Groundout: 2B-1B; Figgins Scores; Anderson to 2B
                  Dan Giese replaces Carl Pavano pitching
   RR     -2-  6   97%  V Guerrero      Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF); Anderson Scores
          ---  3   97%  T Hunter        Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
          1--      98%  J Rivera        Hunter Steals 2B
          -2-  7   98%  " "             Walk
          12-      98%  M Napoli        Hunter Steals 3B
   O      1-3  6   97%  " "             Fielder's Choice 3B; Hunter out at Hm/3B-C; Rivera to 3B; Napoli to 1B
                  Jose Molina replaces Ivan Rodriguez playing C batting 9th
   RR     1-3  8   99%  B Wood          Single to RF (Fly Ball to CF-RF); Rivera Scores; Napoli Scores/Adv on E9/unER/No RBI; Wood to 2B
                  Edwar Ramirez replaces Dan Giese pitching
   O      -2-  3   99%  S Rodriguez     Lineout: SS (Weak SS)
                  6 runs, 5 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 8.

Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-8, Jon Garland facing 7-8-9
                  Gary Matthews replaces Torii Hunter playing CF batting 5th
   O      ---  2   99%  H Matsui        Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
   O      ---  1  100%  R Cano          Groundout: 2B-1B
          ---  3   99%  J Molina        Single to CF (Fly Ball to Short CF)
   O      1--  3  100%  J Damon         Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 8.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 8-1, Edwar Ramirez facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  7  100%  C Figgins       Strikeout Swinging
          ---  5  100%  G Anderson      Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF)
          1--  5  100%  M Teixeira      Walk; Anderson to 2B
   R      12-  1  100%  V Guerrero      Double to LF (Ground Ball); Anderson Scores; Teixeira to 3B
   RR     -23  2  100%  G Matthews      Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF); Teixeira Scores; Guerrero Scores
                  Chris Britton replaces Edwar Ramirez pitching
   O      -2-  3  100%  J Rivera        Lineout: CF (Deep CF)
   O      -2-  3  100%  M Napoli        Flyball: CF (Short CF)
                  3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 11.

Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-11, Kevin Jepsen facing 2-3-4
                  Kevin Jepsen replaces Jon Garland pitching; Robb Quinlan replaces Vladimir Guerrero playing 1B batting 4th; Matthew Brown replaces Juan Rivera playing 3B batting 6th; Reggie Willits replaces Mark Teixeira playing LF batting 3rd; Kendry Morales replaces Chone Figgins playing RF batting 1st
   O      ---  3  100%  D Jeter         Groundout: P-1B
   O      ---  4  100%  B Abreu         Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  2  100%  A Rodriguez     Flyball: RF (Short RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 11.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 11-1, Chris Britton facing 8-9-1
                  Wilson Betemit replaces Jason Giambi playing 1B batting 5th
   R      ---  5  100%  B Wood          Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
          ---  5  100%  S Rodriguez     Walk
   OO     1--  3  100%  K Morales       Line Drive Double Play: 1B unassisted; Rodriguez out at 1B/1B
                  Freddy Sandoval replaces Garret Anderson playing DH batting 2nd
   O      ---  2  100%  F Sandoval      Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 12.

Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Behind 1-12, Darren O'Day facing 5-6-7
                  Darren O'Day replaces Kevin Jepsen pitching; Bobby Wilson replaces Mike Napoli playing C batting 7th
   O      ---  6  100%  W Betemit       Flyball: CF
   O      ---  3  100%  X Nady          Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5  100%  H Matsui        Strikeout Looking
        0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 1, Angels 12.

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