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Game Preview: NYY @ BOS, 3:10pm, Saturday, May 8, 2010 @Fenway Park II

Yankees, 20-8, 20-82nd, 1½ GB, 4½ up in WC

SP: CC Sabathia (29, LHP, 4-1, 2.74)

2010 Gamelogs / 2010 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2010 (4-1) 42.2 31 14 13 14 30 3 2.74
2009 (19-8) 230.0 197 96 86 67 197 18 3.37
2008 (17-10) 253.0 223 85 76 59 251 19 2.70
Last 7 GS 4-2 45.1 39 23 18 19 33 3 3.57 53
2010-05-03 BAL W 8.0 6 1 1 2 2 1 106 66
2010-04-28 @BAL W 7.2 11 3 3 2 5 1 111 48
2010-04-22 @OAK L 8.0 4 4 3 6 5 1 97 59
2010-04-16 TEX W 6.0 3 1 1 0 9 0 73 71
2010-04-10 @TBR W 7.2 1 0 0 2 5 0 111 80
2010-04-04 @BOS ND 5.1 6 5 5 2 4 0 104 38
2009-10-02 @TBR L 2.2 8 9 5 5 3 0 82 12
Last 5 v.BOS 3-1 33.2 23 13 12 8 35 1 3.21 61
2010-04-04 @BOS ND 5.1 6 5 5 2 4 0 104 38
2009-09-26 BOS W 7.0 1 0 0 2 8 0 96 81
2009-08-23 @BOS W 6.2 8 4 3 0 8 0 118 52
2009-08-08 BOS W 7.2 2 0 0 2 9 0 123 82
2009-06-11 @BOS L 7.0 6 4 4 2 6 1 123 53
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-2    Road:   10-6    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:  13-4    vsLHP:   7-4    1-Run:   0-2 
 vsEast: 10-3    vsCntrl: 2-1    vsWest:  8-4  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 28 Fri, May  7  @BOS  W  10-3       20-8   2nd  1.5 gb
 27 Wed, May  5   BAL  W   7-5       19-8   2nd  1.0 gb
 26 Tue, May  4   BAL  W   4-1       18-8   2nd  1.0 gb
 25 Mon, May  3   BAL  W   4-1       17-8   2nd  1.0 gb
 24 Sun, May  2   CHW  W  12-3       16-8   2nd  1.5 gb
 23 Sat, May  1   CHW  L   6-7       15-8   2nd  1.5 gb
 22 Fri, Apr 30   CHW  W   6-4       15-7   2nd  1.5 gb
 21 Thu, Apr 29  @BAL  W   4-0       14-7   2nd  2.5 gb
 20 Wed, Apr 28  @BAL  W   8-3       13-7   2nd  2.5 gb
 19 Tue, Apr 27  @BAL  L   4-5       12-7   2nd  2.5 gb
 Last 10: 8-2    Last 20:15-5    Last 30:20-8 
RedSox, 15-15, 15-154th, 7½ GB, 6 GB in WC

SP: Clay Buchholz (25, RHP, 3-2, 2.97)

2010 Gamelogs / 2010 Splits / vs. NYY Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2010 (3-2) 30.1 31 15 10 12 24 1 2.97
2009 (7-4) 92.0 91 44 43 36 68 13 4.21
2008 (2-9) 76.0 93 63 57 41 72 11 6.75
Last 7 GS 3-3 38.1 44 28 23 15 34 7 5.40 45
2010-05-03 LAA W 5.2 8 4 4 3 2 0 109 36
2010-04-27 @TOR W 8.0 7 1 1 2 4 0 117 66
2010-04-22 TEX L 6.2 6 3 3 1 10 0 114 59
2010-04-17 TBR L 5.0 3 4 0 4 7 0 108 56
2010-04-11 @KCR W 5.0 7 3 2 2 1 1 94 42
2009-10-04 CLE ND 3.0 5 6 6 2 6 1 70 29
2009-09-29 TOR L 5.0 8 7 7 1 4 5 79 26
Last 5 v.NYY 0-1 15.2 18 10 10 9 8 2 5.74 43
2009-08-08 @NYY L 6.0 6 2 2 5 3 0 105 50
2008-04-16 @NYY ND 3.2 8 7 7 1 2 2 85 18
2008-04-11 NYY ND 6.0 4 1 1 3 3 0 98 60
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    9-9    Road:    6-6    ExtrInn: 1-5 
 vsRHP:   8-12   vsLHP:   7-3    1-Run:   6-5 
 vsEast:  6-11   vsCntrl: 3-3    vsWest:  6-1  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 30 Fri, May  7   NYY  L   3-10      15-15  4th  7.5 gb
 29 Thu, May  6   LAA  W  11-6       15-14  4th  6.5 gb
 28 Wed, May  5   LAA  W   3-1       14-14  4th  6.5 gb
 27 Tue, May  4   LAA  W   5-1       13-14  4th  6.5 gb
 26 Mon, May  3   LAA  W  17-8       12-14  4th  6.5 gb
 25 Sun, May  2  @BAL  L   2-3 (10)  11-14  4th  7.0 gb
 24 Sat, May  1  @BAL  L   9-12      11-13  4th  6.0 gb
 23 Fri, Apr 30  @BAL  L   4-5 (10)  11-12  4th  6.0 gb
 22 Wed, Apr 28  @TOR  W   2-0       11-11  3rd  5.5 gb
 21 Tue, Apr 27  @TOR  W   2-1       10-11  3rd  5.5 gb
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, May 07, 2010 NYY 10 @BOS  3        W:Phil Hughes (4-0), L: Josh Beckett (1-1), S: none
Wed, Apr 07, 2010 NYY  3 @BOS  1 (10)   W:Chan Ho Park (1-1), L: Jonathan Papelbon (0-1), S: Mariano Rivera (2)
Tue, Apr 06, 2010 NYY  6 @BOS  4        W:Alfredo Aceves (1-0), L: Hideki Okajima (1-1), S: Mariano Rivera (1)
Sun, Apr 04, 2010 BOS  9  NYY  7        W:Hideki Okajima (1-0), L: Chan Ho Park (0-1), S: Jonathan Papelbon (1)

Sun, Sep 27, 2009 NYY  4  BOS  2        W:Andy Pettitte (14-7), L: Paul Byrd (1-3), S: Mariano Rivera (44)
Sat, Sep 26, 2009 NYY  3  BOS  0        W:CC Sabathia (19-7), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-6), S: Mariano Rivera (43)
Fri, Sep 25, 2009 NYY  9  BOS  5        W:Joba Chamberlain (9-6), L: Jon Lester (14-8), S: none
Sun, Aug 23, 2009 NYY  8 @BOS  4        W:CC Sabathia (15-7), L: Josh Beckett (14-5), S: none
Sat, Aug 22, 2009 BOS 14  NYY  1        W:Junichi Tazawa (2-2), L: A.J. Burnett (10-7), S: none
Fri, Aug 21, 2009 NYY 20 @BOS 11        W:Andy Pettitte (10-6), L: Brad Penny (7-8), S: none
Season Series: 2010 - NYY leads 3-1; 2009 - Tied 9-9; 2008 - Tied 9-9; All-Time - NYY leads 1120-934

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2010 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed

MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Stat

Best

Middle

Worst

RS/G

TBR  5.93

SDP  4.55

HOU  2.76

RA/G

TBR  2.97

DET  4.66

PIT  6.34

BA

  

  

  

OBP

  

  

  

SLG

  

  

  

OPS

  

  

  

ERA

U. Jimenez  .87

K. Correia  3.97

R. Porcello  7.50

K/9IP

T. Lincecum  11.91

K. Davies  6.48

N. Blackburn  2.48

Baseball-Reference.com-- Baseball's History: 1871-Now

Yankees Batters (5.75 RS/G) vs. RedSox Pitchers (5.33 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
G/S/vB
48.Atchison
G/S/vB
51.Bard
G/S/vB
17.Delcarmen
G/S/vB
37.Okajima*
G/S/vB
58.Papelbon
G/S/vB
56.Ramirez
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
24.Cano* G/S/vP 8/.875 1/5.000 2/.000 13/.595 14/1.286 14/.517 8/.661 119/74 .355/.403/.682/1.086 1.294/.965 1.282 96/1.081 2/2 9/1
29.Cervelli G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· ··· ··· 45/26 .395/.465/.474/.939 1.508/.482 .955 40/.919 0/0 0/0
11.Gardner* G/S/vP ··· ··· 2/.000 5/.800 2/1.000 5/2.000 3/.000 98/70 .345/.433/.429/.862 .911/.835 .716 83/.863 13/1 1/1
14.Granderson* G/S/vP 7/.286 ··· 1/4.000 4/.000 5/.200 11/1.200 3/.000 91/58 .225/.311/.375/.686 .413/.849 .651 69/.574 4/0 2/0
2.Jeter G/S/vP 7/.572 1/.000 3/.000 9/.583 9/.944 18/.675 4/1.417 128/85 .300/.336/.458/.794 .861/.760 .560 103/.815 3/1 4/2
26.Johnson* G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 4/.500 ··· 2/.500 ··· 1/.000 98/72 .167/.388/.306/.693 .679/.697 .482 73/.749 0/1 2/0
19.Pena# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 1/no AB ··· 20/13 .111/.105/.111/.216 .000/.321 .333 20/.216 0/0 0/1
20.Posada# G/S/vP 5/.200 3/.000 1/.000 9/1.015 12/.962 10/.500 7/1.214 77/51 .290/.364/.580/.943 1.037/.896 1.035 59/.867 0/0 5/2
13.Rodriguez G/S/vP 8/.875 2/.000 5/.650 10/1.067 7/.679 13/.930 5/1.267 121/85 .262/.347/.427/.774 .907/.724 .698 97/.809 1/1 2/1
33.Swisher# G/S/vP 5/.500 2/.000 3/2.334 9/.666 8/.393 4/.250 4/2.000 114/70 .290/.372/.560/.932 .714/1.086 .977 93/.926 0/0 6/0
25.Teixeira# G/S/vP 3/1.167 5/.400 9/1.333 5/.650 5/1.100 8/.125 6/2.667 128/87 .181/.328/.295/.623 .876/.499 .563 104/.654 0/0 2/0
22.Winn# G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB 3/.333 ··· 5/.400 24/19 .217/.217/.348/.565 .000/.722 .462 22/.619 1/0 1/0
IP 30.1 10.1 16.2 13.2 9.1 15.0 13.2 TOTAL .277/.364/.457/.822 .900/.780 .782 .823 24/6 35/11
ERA-K/9 2.97/7.1 6.10/7.9 2.70/11.9 1.98/3.9 5.79/5.8 1.80/6.6 5.27/5.3 4.85/6.9

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Cervelli (6-0-0)
 Posada (15-4-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 133/.261 45/.250 64/.172 52/.111 45/.333 61/.173 59/.273 .263  Granderson
 Gardner
 Winn
 Swisher
0/23/0/3
21/7/0/1
5/0/8/0
0/0/26/0
OPS .670 .886 .584 .497 .899 .564 .831 .766
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 69/.708 25/.956 33/.282 22/.385 20/.940 34/.732 25/.769 .767
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 64/.630 20/.800 31/.910 30/.579 25/.862 27/.353 34/.870 .765
Home 76/.657 28/.846 35/.325 36/.644 34/.853 41/.603 36/.806
Last 28d days 133/.670 37/.900 47/.627 48/.473 30/.885 50/.489 52/.818
HR/SB/CS 1/4/2 3/2/0 3/2/0 2/0/0 1/0/0 1/2/0 2/0/0 32/42/9
Usage ····X··· ········ ··o··X·o ·X··o·oo oo·····o ··oo·X·· ·X··o··X
RedSox Batters (5.10 RS/G) vs. Yankees Pitchers (3.54 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 52.Sabathia*
G/S/vB
91.Aceves
G/S/vB
65.Hughes
G/S/vB
48.Logan*
G/S/vB
43.Marte*
G/S/vB
45.Mitre
G/S/vB
61.Park
G/S/vB
42.Rivera
G/S/vB
30.Robertson
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
29.Beltre G/S/vP 16/.268 1/.000 7/.000 2/.500 1/2.000 2/.000 13/.481 4/1.250 2/2.000 116/86 .339/.371/.459/.829 .680/.882 .819 100/.859 1/1 2/6
23.Cameron G/S/vP 16/1.563 1/.000 ··· ··· 2/1.000 6/.334 27/.862 10/.633 1/.000 36/30 .233/.361/.333/.694 1.100/.613 .871 19/.513 0/0 0/1
7.Drew* G/S/vP 12/.583 8/.700 10/1.967 2/no AB 9/.888 3/.000 24/.920 10/.944 4/.000 119/79 .265/.353/.480/.833 .581/.968 .769 99/.880 0/1 5/0
2.Ellsbury* G/S/vP 13/.154 8/1.375 5/1.267 1/2.000 3/.666 1/.000 3/.000 11/.282 6/.666 30/24 .333/.333/.467/.800 .333/.917 .467 5/1.000 2/0 0/0
22.Hall G/S/vP 6/.500 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 3/1.167 4/.000 6/.834 1/.000 ··· 49/24 .231/.375/.333/.708 .760/.654 .701 49/.708 1/0 1/2
32.Hermida* G/S/vP ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 10/.500 1/.000 1/.000 70/62 .234/.300/.438/.738 .804/.729 .750 66/.671 1/0 3/2
70.Hulett* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· / /// / / / /
25.Lowell G/S/vP 19/.579 4/.000 5/1.400 ··· 1/.000 2/2.500 10/.100 14/.665 3/1.000 51/26 .295/.392/.477/.869 .729/1.007 1.236 47/.904 0/0 1/0
41.Martinez# G/S/vP 16/.599 4/.500 5/1.400 10/.775 17/1.672 ··· 2/.000 14/.428 3/.666 115/83 .267/.330/.381/.711 1.190/.528 .906 92/.732 0/0 2/1
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 31/.773 4/.250 7/1.964 2/1.500 19/.596 1/3.000 13/.708 26/.885 3/.666 83/65 .178/.265/.411/.676 .653/.683 .596 68/.737 0/1 4/0
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 19/.217 6/.833 12/.083 2/1.000 2/.000 1/.000 2/2.500 11/.182 8/1.232 143/108 .291/.338/.535/.873 .637/.950 .728 118/.857 2/1 7/0
68.Reddick* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 6/6 .167/.167/.333/.500 /.500 .500 6/.500 0/0 0/0
16.Scutaro G/S/vP 23/.846 9/.555 13/.558 ··· 2/.000 13/.308 12/.350 14/.940 6/1.167 136/102 .283/.358/.383/.742 .749/.739 .712 116/.738 1/2 2/3
33.Varitek# G/S/vP 18/.597 6/.000 5/.200 2/2.000 7/1.429 1/5.000 9/.444 38/.742 2/.000 39/28 .314/.385/.800/1.185 1.064/1.233 .968 35/1.017 0/0 5/0
20.Youkilis G/S/vP 22/.959 6/2.000 11/.873 ··· 2/5.000 ··· 5/.600 13/.762 8/.804 131/98 .296/.412/.546/.959 1.395/.823 1.053 110/.909 1/0 5/0
IP 42.2 11.0 32.0 4.0 5.2 9.2 5.2 9.0 7.1 TOTAL .275/.350/.461/.811 .841/.800 .812 .807 10/6 40/25
ERA-K/9 2.74/6.3 3.27/0.8 1.69/8.7 2.25/6.8 4.76/7.9 2.79/2.8 4.76/4.7 0.00/9.0 13.50/12.3 3.43/6.8

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Martinez (31-7-1)
 Varitek (11-2-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 165/.212 48/.186 122/.157 20/.250 26/.227 36/.156 23/.261 31/.107 40/.400 .234  Hall
 Hermida
 Cameron
 Drew
 Ellsbury
 Reddick
13/4/2/1
20/0/1/1
0/11/0/1
0/0/29/0
6/1/0/0
1/2/0/0
OPS .621 .550 .440 .650 .755 .531 .826 .336 1.189 .671
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 35/.864 18/.533 65/.621 9/.611 15/.641 16/.464 10/.900 16/.192 16/1.295 .704
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 130/.560 30/.555 57/.249 11/.664 11/.919 20/.583 13/.769 15/.497 24/1.119 .649
Road 113/.658 22/.279 75/.391 16/.661 12/1.125 17/.435 15/.800 22/.483 21/.921
Last 28d days 116/.684 41/.650 122/.440 20/.650 24/.762 27/.520 8/.875 24/.304 31/1.324
HR/SB/CS 3/3/0 1/3/0 1/2/1 0/0/0 1/1/0 1/4/0 2/0/0 0/0/0 3/0/1 24/21/4
Usage ····X··· ··oo··XX X····X·· o·o···o· ··oo··oo ··X···X· ········ ·······X X·X···X·

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.