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Box > NY Yankees 5, Boston 4
Yanks win thriller rated PG-13
The Red Sox were one out away from victory at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night. After Manny Ramirez staked the Sox to a 4-3 lead with a solo shot in the top of the 13th, Curtis Leskanic couldn't get the elusive final out.
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John Flaherty raises his batting helmet as he leaves the field after his game-winning single. (Frank Franklin II/AP)
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Miguel Cairo tied it, and John Flaherty knocked in the game-winner.
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Manny's two homers
Leskanic fans Bernie to end 12th
Terry Francona is proud of his team
Curtis Leskanic on pitching in 13th
Manny: You can't let up on Yankees
Pedro says it was a great game
Nomar was trying to get into game
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Flaherty's game-winning single
Cairo's game-tying double
Jeter's catch
Joe Torre postgame
Jorge Posada on Jeter's catch
John Flaherty on game-winning hit
Gary Sheffield on getting hit in 12th

Boston (42-35)
Lost 3
NY Yankees 5, Boston 4  
NY Yankees (50-26)
Won 5
July 1, 2004
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Boston
0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1   4 10 0
NY Yankees
0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   5 11 2
Standings through 7/1/04  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Yankees Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, CF5010020.291
Bellhorn, 2B-3B6000023.255
Ortiz, DH5130000.311
1-Kapler, PR-DH0000000.261
a-Nixon, PH-DH1000002.275
Ramirez, LF6243011.340
Varitek, C5000131.274
Millar, RF6000004.266
McCarty, 1B4110203.225
Youkilis, 3B3010200.299
2-Crespo, PR-2B1000002.165
Reese, SS4000013.251
Totals4641035919 

a-Popped out for Kapler in the 12th.
1-Ran for Ortiz in the 11th. 2-Ran for Youkilis in the 12th.

BATTING
2B: Ortiz 2 (31, Halsey, Halsey), McCarty (7, Quantrill).
HR: Ramirez 2 (22, 6th inning off Halsey, 1 on, 1 out; 13th inning off Sturtze, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Damon; Ortiz 5; Ramirez 10; McCarty 2; Youkilis.
RBI: Ramirez 3 (62).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez, Reese, McCarty 2, Nixon 2.
S: Reese.
GIDP: Reese, Millar, Crespo.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: McCarty (1, 2nd base off Halsey/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Bellhorn-McCarty, Youkilis-Bellhorn-McCarty).

 
N.Y. YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lofton, CF4000105.265
Cairo, 2B2121000.292
Jeter, SS4010011.272
b-Giambi, PH1000011.235
Sturtze, P0000000.000
c-Flaherty, PH1011000.167
Sheffield, RF-3B4000002.300
Rodriguez, 3B-SS5010122.283
Matsui, LF4010021.280
1-Crosby, PR-CF-LF1000103.206
Williams, DH-CF6000026.268
Posada, C4221210.269
Clark, 1B5112121.219
Wilson, 2B3010000.211
a-Sierra, R, PH-LF-RF3110013.263
Totals47511561225 

a-Struck out for Wilson in the 9th. b-Struck out for Jeter in the 12th. c-Singled for Sturtze in the 13th.
1-Ran for Matsui in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Posada (22, Foulke), Rodriguez (13, Timlin), Cairo (7, Leskanic).
3B: Cairo (2, Leskanic).
HR: Clark (6, 2nd inning off Martinez, P, 1 on, 2 out), Posada (10, 5th inning off Martinez, P, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cairo 5; Jeter; Flaherty; Rodriguez 2; Matsui; Posada 6; Clark 4; Wilson; Sierra, R.
RBI: Clark 2 (25), Posada (34), Cairo (19), Flaherty (9).
2-out RBI: Clark 2, Cairo, Flaherty.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lofton 3, Williams 4.
GIDP: Sheffield.
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rodriguez (18, 3rd base off Embree/Varitek).

FIELDING
E: Crosby (1, throw), Sheffield (6, throw).
DP: 3 (Jeter-Clark, Rodriguez-Posada, Cairo-Rodriguez-Clark).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Martinez, P 7.04333823.74
Foulke 2.02001101.09
Timlin 0.21000003.19
Embree 1.10001004.75
Leskanic (L, 0-4)1.24221306.86
 
N.Y. YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Halsey 5.14222516.28
Quantrill (BS, 1)1.12110003.28
Heredia 0.20000006.86
Gordon 1.20000101.55
Rivera 2.02001200.86
Sturtze (W, 3-0)2.02112114.88

IBB: Clark (by Foulke), Rodriguez (by Leskanic), Varitek (by Rivera).
HBP: Sheffield (by Martinez, P), Jeter (by Timlin), Sheffield (by Leskanic), Damon (by Heredia).
Pitches-strikes: Martinez, P 110-70, Foulke 30-21, Timlin 10-6, Embree 14-6, Leskanic 41-24, Halsey 93-57, Quantrill 15-10, Heredia 8-5, Gordon 15-13, Rivera 31-19, Sturtze 39-22.
Ground outs-fly outs: Martinez, P 3-10, Foulke 2-3, Timlin 2-0, Embree 0-4, Leskanic 2-0, Halsey 4-7, Quantrill 2-2, Heredia 0-2, Gordon 0-4, Rivera 3-1, Sturtze 3-2.
Batters faced: Martinez, P 28, Foulke 9, Timlin 3, Embree 5, Leskanic 11, Halsey 22, Quantrill 5, Heredia 3, Gordon 5, Rivera 8, Sturtze 10.
Inherited runners-scored: Embree 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Wolf. 1B: Tim McClelland. 2B: Tony Randazzo. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from LF.
T: 4:20.
Att: 55,265.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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