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Wednesday, August 6, 2008:
Yankees 5, Rangers 3
Damon, CF-LF5121001.317
Jeter, SS4022120.281
Abreu, RF5020004.291
Rodriguez, Al, DH4000014.315
Giambi, 1B4111021.256
Sexson, 1B0000000.226
Nady, LF4010011.334
Cabrera, Me, CF0000000.242
Cano, 2B4110011.262
Rodriguez, I, C0000000.291
a-Molina, J, PH-C4120001.240
Betemit, 3B4111011.252
a-Singled for Rodriguez, I in the 3rd.
Kinsler, 2B4020001.316
Catalanotto, DH4010001.287
Young, M, SS4111011.289
Hamilton, CF3110101.305
Byrd, RF3100002.260
Murphy, Dv, LF1010000.275
Boggs, LF3000010.244
Laird, C4000023.300
Davis, C, 1B4022010.295
Vazquez, R, 3B4010023.321
2B: Betemit (8, Hunter, T), Jeter (24, Hunter, T), Nady (30, Madrigal).
HR: Giambi (22, 4th inning off Hunter, T, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cano; Giambi 4; Jeter 3; Damon 2; Betemit 2; Molina, J 2; Abreu 2; Nady 2.
RBI: Betemit (19), Damon (48), Jeter 2 (53), Giambi (65).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez, Al; Molina, J; Nady; Abreu 2.
GIDP: Rodriguez, Al.
Team RISP: 4-for-13.
Team LOB: 7.

SB: Damon (17, 2nd base off Hunter, T/Laird).
CS: Jeter (3, 2nd base by Hunter, T/Laird).
PO: Jeter (1st base by Hunter, T).

Outfield assists: Abreu (Murphy, Dv at home).
DP: (Cano-Giambi).

HR: Young, M (10, 6th inning off Ponson, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hamilton; Kinsler 2; Davis, C 2; Catalanotto; Vazquez, R; Young, M 4; Murphy, Dv.
RBI: Davis, C 2 (28), Young, M (64).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Byrd.
Team RISP: 3-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

E: Young, M (9, missed catch), Byrd (4, fielding).
DP: (Davis, C-Young, M-Madrigal).
Pickoffs: Hunter, T (Jeter at 1st base).

Ponson(W, 7-2)6.16331414.23
Ramirez, E(H, 4)1.02000103.02
Marte(H, 17)0.10000004.18
Veras(H, 7)0.10000002.54
Rivera(S, 27)1.01000201.46
Hunter, T(L, 0-1)4.185504110.61
Game Scores: Ponson , Hunter, T .
WP: Benoit.
HBP: Byrd (by Ponson).
Pitches-strikes: Ponson 95-60, Ramirez, E 20-14, Marte 4-3, Veras 6-4, Rivera 15-11, Hunter, T 77-53, Madrigal 46-32, Benoit 21-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ponson 8-2, Ramirez, E 1-0, Marte 1-0, Veras 0-1, Rivera 1-0, Hunter, T 2-3, Madrigal 4-2, Benoit 1-0.
Batters faced: Ponson 25, Ramirez, E 5, Marte 1, Veras 1, Rivera 4, Hunter, T 21, Madrigal 12, Benoit 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Marte 1-0, Veras 1-0, Madrigal 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Bob Davidson. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Alfonso Marquez.
Weather: 92 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, R to L.
T: 3:04.
Att: 38,638.
Venue: Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.
August 6, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media