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Standings at end of play this day

Angel Stadium of Anaheim, Attendance: 39,783

Wednesday, September 10, 2008, 3:35pm
Time of Game: 3:04
Yankees
2
77-69
Lost 1
4th, 11 GB
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  4  1
Angels          1  0  0   0  3  0   0  0  X    4 11  0
W: D Moseley (2-4), L: A Pettitte (13-13), S: F Rodriguez (56)
Angels
4
88-57
Won 1
1st

BATTING

New York Yankees             AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
J Damon CF                    3   0   0   0    1   1  .305  .836   15    2   0   CS
D Jeter SS                    3   1   1   0    1   0  .296  .764   19    0   3   SB
B Abreu RF                    3   1   0   0    1   1  .296  .832   21    2   0   
A Rodriguez 3B                4   0   0   0    0   3  .308  .986   20    0   2   
J Giambi 1B                   2   0   1   1    2   1  .248  .881   25    5   0   
  C Ransom PR                 0   0   0   0    0   0  .750 2.550         0   0   
X Nady LF                     4   0   2   0    0   2  .317  .903   19    1   0   
  B Gardner PR                0   0   0   0    0   0  .182  .481         0   0   
H Matsui DH                   4   0   0   0    0   2  .297  .805   25    0   0   GDP
R Cano 2B                     3   0   0   0    0   1  .261  .692   10    4   3   
J Molina C                    2   0   0   0    0   1  .219  .575    7    9   1   
  W Betemit PH                1   0   0   0    0   1  .258  .692    6    0   0   
  C Moeller C                 0   0   0   0    0   0  .228  .636         1   0   

A Pettitte P                                                             0   0
  J Veras P                                                              0   0
  P Coke P                                                               0   0
  J Chamberlain P                                                        0   0
Totals                       29   2   4   1    5  13              167   24   9
BATTING
TB: X Nady 2; D Jeter; J Giambi.
GIDP: H Matsui (10).
RBI: J Giambi (90).
2-out RBI: J Giambi.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 4.
FIELDING
PB: J Molina (7).
E: X Nady (4).
BASERUNNING
SB: D Jeter (11, 2nd base off D Moseley/M Napoli).
CS: J Damon (7, Pickoff (CS) 2nd base by D Moseley).
Los Angeles Angels           AB   R   H RBI   BB  SO    BA   OPS  Pit   PO   A  Details
G Matthews CF                 4   1   1   0    0   0  .236  .656   12    1   0   
G Anderson LF                 4   2   2   0    0   1  .289  .757   14    1   0   2B
V Guerrero DH                 4   1   2   0    0   2  .299  .869   11    0   0   
J Rivera RF                   4   0   0   1    0   2  .229  .676   15    2   0   
K Morales 1B                  4   0   1   0    0   1  .200  .488   18    7   3   2B
R Quinlan 3B                  4   0   1   2    0   0  .279  .655   20    0   1   CS
M Napoli C                    3   0   1   0    1   2  .218  .812   20   13   0   SB
B Wood SS                     4   0   2   0    0   0  .188  .537   22    2   2   2B
S Rodriguez 2B                4   0   1   0    0   2  .190  .548   14    0   2   2B

D Moseley P                                                              0   1
  K Jepsen P                                                             1   0
  J Arredondo P                                                          0   0
  S Shields P                                                            0   0
  F Rodriguez P                                                          0   0
Totals                       35   4  11   3    1  10              146   27   9
BATTING
2B: G Anderson (25, off A Pettitte); K Morales (1, off J Chamberlain); B Wood (3, off J Veras); S Rodriguez (5, off A Pettitte).
TB: B Wood 3; G Anderson 3; S Rodriguez 2; V Guerrero 2; K Morales 2; M Napoli; G Matthews; R Quinlan.
RBI: R Quinlan 2 (9); J Rivera (42).
2-out RBI: R Quinlan 2.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 2 for 13.
FIELDING
DP: 1. K Morales-B Wood-K Morales.
BASERUNNING
SB: M Napoli (5, 2nd base off A Pettitte/J Molina).
CS: R Quinlan (2, Home by J Veras/J Molina).

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
A Pettitte, L (13-13)          4.2   9   4   3    1   5   0   4.52   25  100-64   34· 7·23    7· 5· 7· 0     36    -     1.50  -0.26
J Veras                        1     1   0   0    0   1   0   3.59    3    7-5     3· 0· 2    1· 0· 1· 0          2-0    0.80   0.04
P Coke                         0.1   0   0   0    0   1   0   0.00    1    4-3     1· 1· 1    0· 0· 0· 0          1-0    0.92   0.02
J Chamberlain                  2     1   0   0    0   3   0   2.61    7   28-17   10· 4· 3    1· 2· 1· 0          0-0    0.33   0.04
Totals                         8    11   4   3    1  10   0          36  139-89   48·12·29    9· 7· 9· 0          3-0 
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
D Moseley, W (2-4)             5     3   2   2    3   6   0   7.36   19   79-44   19· 9·16    7· 3· 0· 0     56    -     0.97   0.05
K Jepsen, H (1)                1     0   0   0    0   1   0   0.00    3   16-9     5· 1· 3    1· 1· 0· 0          0-0    0.88   0.07
J Arredondo, H (15)            1     0   0   0    1   2   0   1.38    4   26-17   12· 2· 3    1· 0· 0· 0          0-0    1.68   0.07
S Shields, H (28)              1     0   0   0    0   2   0   2.57    3   16-10    4· 1· 5    1· 0· 0· 0          0-0    1.03   0.08
F Rodriguez, S (56)            1     1   0   0    1   2   0   2.45    5   24-15    6· 1· 8    1· 1· 0· 0          0-0    1.46   0.08
Totals                         9     4   2   2    5  13   0          34  161-95   46·14·35   11· 5· 0· 0           -  
Balks: D Moseley (1).
WP: A Pettitte (6).
IBB: None.
PO: D Moseley (2; J Damon, 2nd base (CS)).
HBP: None.

OTHER

Umpires: HP - Ed Hickox, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Ed Rapuano.
Time of Game: 3:04.
Attendance: 39,783.
Weather: 77° F, Wind 4mph out to Rightfield, Sunny, No Precipitation.

LINEUPS

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

   A Pettitte           P        D Moseley            P  

TOP 5 PLAYS (wpa explanation)

   Inn Out Score RoB  Pt wWPA  wWE  Batter          Pitcher         Play Detail
  +---+---+-----+---+---+----+----++---------------+---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   b 5   2  2-1  123  7   35%  80% R Quinlan       A Pettitte      Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Matthews Scores; Anderson Scores; Guerrero Scores/Adv on E7 (throw)/unER; Quinlan to 2B
   b 5   1  2-1  123  4  -11%  45% K Morales       A Pettitte      Strikeout Looking
   b 5   0  2-1  12-  1   10%  66% V Guerrero      A Pettitte      Single to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Matthews to 3B; Anderson to 2B
   t 1   2  0-0  12-  5  -10%  40% J Giambi        D Moseley       Single to RF (Ground Ball); Jeter Scores; Abreu to 3B
   b 5   0  2-1  123  4  -10%  56% J Rivera        A Pettitte      Strikeout Looking

PLAY BY PLAY (explanation)

Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Dustin Moseley facing 1-2-3
  Scr/Out RoB  Pt  wWE  Batter          Play Detail
  +------+---+---+----++---------------+--------------------------------------------------------------+
   O      ---  2   52%  J Damon         Groundout: 1B unassisted
          ---  4   50%  D Jeter         Walk
          1--      48%  B Abreu         Jeter Steals 2B
          -2-  4   46%  " "             Walk
   O      12-  6   51%  A Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
   R      12-  5   40%  J Giambi        Single to RF (Ground Ball); Jeter Scores; Abreu to 3B
   R      1-3      33%  X Nady          Balk; Abreu Scores/No RBI; Giambi to 2B
   O      -2-  5   35%  " "             Strikeout Swinging
                  2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 0.

Bottom of the 1st, Angels Batting, Behind 0-2, Andy Pettitte facing 1-2-3
   O      ---  3   33%  G Matthews      Popfly: 2B
          ---  2   37%  G Anderson      Double to RF (Line Drive to RF Line)
          -2-  4   42%  V Guerrero      Strikeout Looking, Wild Pitch; Anderson to 3B; Guerrero to 1B
   RO     1-3  1   42%  J Rivera        Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak SS); Anderson Scores
   O      1--  6   40%  K Morales       Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
                  1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin Moseley facing 7-8-9
   O      ---  5   42%  H Matsui        Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
   O      ---  5   43%  R Cano          Groundout: 2B-1B
   O      ---  3   44%  J Molina        Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 2nd, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Andy Pettitte facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  5   42%  R Quinlan       Lineout: 2B
   O      ---  6   40%  M Napoli        Strikeout Swinging
          ---  4   41%  B Wood          Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
          1--  4   45%  S Rodriguez     Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep CF-RF); Wood to 3B
   O      -23  5   39%  G Matthews      Flyball: CF
                  0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin Moseley facing 1-2-3
          ---  5   35%  J Damon         Walk
   O      1--      41%  D Jeter         Damon Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
          ---  4   39%  " "             Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B)
   O      1--  4   41%  B Abreu         Strikeout Looking
   O      1--  3   44%  A Rodriguez     Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 3rd, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Andy Pettitte facing 2-3-4
   O      ---  6   41%  G Anderson      Flyball: RF
          ---  1   44%  V Guerrero      Single to CF (Ground Ball)
   O      1--  5   40%  J Rivera        Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B (Weak 3B)
   O      1--  5   38%  K Morales       Groundout: 3B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin Moseley facing 5-6-7
   O      ---  6   40%  J Giambi        Strikeout Looking
          ---  5   38%  X Nady          Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
   OO     1--  3   43%  H Matsui        Ground Ball Double Play: 1B-SS-1B (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 4th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Andy Pettitte facing 6-7-8
   O      ---  4   40%  R Quinlan       Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
          ---  3   43%  M Napoli        Single to LF (Line Drive)
          1--      45%  B Wood          Napoli Steals 2B
   O      -2-  5   41%  " "             Lineout: LF
   O      -2-  5   36%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Looking
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Ahead 2-1, Dustin Moseley facing 8-9-1
   O      ---  4   39%  R Cano          Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  4   40%  J Molina        Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
   O      ---  2   42%  J Damon         Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 1.

Bottom of the 5th, Angels Batting, Behind 1-2, Andy Pettitte facing 1-2-3
          ---  3   47%  G Matthews      Single to CF (Line Drive to Short CF)
          1--  2   55%  G Anderson      Single to CF (Line Drive); Matthews to 2B
          12-  1   66%  V Guerrero      Single to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Matthews to 3B; Anderson to 2B
   O      123  4   56%  J Rivera        Strikeout Looking
   O      123  4   45%  K Morales       Strikeout Looking
   RRR    123  7   80%  R Quinlan       Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Matthews Scores; Anderson Scores; Guerrero Scores/Adv on E7 (throw)/unER; Quinlan to 2B
          -2-  5   81%  M Napoli        Walk, Passed Ball; Quinlan to 3B
                  Jose Veras replaces Andy Pettitte pitching
   O      1-3  3   78%  B Wood          Quinlan Caught Stealing Hm (C-2B-C)
                  3 runs, 4 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Kevin Jepsen facing 2-3-4
                  Kevin Jepsen replaces Dustin Moseley pitching
   O      ---  4   81%  D Jeter         Flyball: RF
   O      ---  6   83%  B Abreu         Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B)
   O      ---  6   85%  A Rodriguez     Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Bottom of the 6th, Angels Batting, Ahead 4-2, Jose Veras facing 8-9-1
          ---  2   88%  B Wood          Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF Line)
   O      -2-  4   86%  S Rodriguez     Strikeout Looking
   O      -2-  1   84%  G Matthews      Groundout: 2B-1B; Wood to 3B
                  Phil Coke replaces Jose Veras pitching
   O      --3  4   82%  G Anderson      Strikeout Swinging
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Jose Arredondo facing 5-6-7
                  Jose Arredondo replaces Kevin Jepsen pitching
          ---  7   76%  J Giambi        Walk
   O      1--  5   81%  X Nady          Strikeout Swinging
   O      1-- 13   85%  H Matsui        Strikeout Swinging
   O      1--  1   89%  R Cano          Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Bottom of the 7th, Angels Batting, Ahead 4-2, Joba Chamberlain facing 3-4-5
                  Joba Chamberlain replaces Phil Coke pitching
   O      ---  5   88%  V Guerrero      Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  5   87%  J Rivera        Strikeout Swinging
          ---  3   88%  K Morales       Double to LF (Line Drive to Deep LF)
   O      -2-  4   86%  R Quinlan       Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Scot Shields facing 9-1-2
                  Scot Shields replaces Jose Arredondo pitching; Wilson Betemit pinch hits for Jose Molina batting 9th
   O      ---  6   90%  W Betemit       Strikeout Swinging
   O      ---  6   93%  J Damon         Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  4   94%  D Jeter         Groundout: 2B-1B
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Bottom of the 8th, Angels Batting, Ahead 4-2, Joba Chamberlain facing 7-8-9
                  Chad Moeller replaces Wilson Betemit playing C batting 9th
   O      ---  6   93%  M Napoli        Strikeout Looking
   O      ---  4   93%  B Wood          Flyball: CF (Deep LF-CF)
   O      ---  1   92%  S Rodriguez     Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
                  0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Behind 2-4, Francisco Rodriguez facing 3-4-5
                  Francisco Rodriguez replaces Scot Shields pitching
   O      ---  6   96%  B Abreu         Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
   O      ---  5   99%  A Rodriguez     Strikeout Looking
          ---  7   96%  J Giambi        Walk
                  Cody Ransom pinch runs for Jason Giambi batting 5th
          1--  2   92%  X Nady          Single to RF (Fly Ball to Short CF-RF); Ransom to 3B
                  Brett Gardner pinch runs for Xavier Nady batting 6th
   O      1-3  4  100%  H Matsui        Strikeout Looking
        0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 2, Angels 4.

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