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Box > NY Mets 7, NY Yankees 1
Mets stay Koo vs. Unit, Yanks
Randy Johnson worked out of a jam in the first inning, but the pesky Mets would hit him for four runs, including a Miguel Cairo homer, before he left in the seventh. The Yanks had four hits; Derek Jeter left with an elbow injury.
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Dae-Sung Koo scored from second base on a sac bunt after a double in the seventh. (Chris Trotman/Getty )
Reliever Dae-Sung Koo dazzled with a double and run scored as the Mets got to Randy Johnson for 12 hits and four runs in 6 2/3 innings. Kris Benson allowed three hits in six-plus innings.
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NYY
NY Yankees (22-21)
Lost 1
NY Mets 7, NY Yankees 1   NYM
NY Mets (23-20)
Won 1
May 21, 2005
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NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   1 5 0
NY Mets
0 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 X   7 15 0
Standings through 5/21/05  |  Gameday  |  Yankees Stats  |  Mets Stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jeter, SS2000000.306
Sanchez, SS1000000.348
Womack, LF4110011.281
Williams, CF3000101.233
Matsui, RF4010023.265
Rodriguez, A, 3B3021101.305
Martinez, 1B3000111.263
Posada, C4010012.270
Cano, 2B2000110.305
Johnson, P2000013.000
Quantrill, P0000000.000
a-Sierra, PH1000000.250
Groom, P0000000.000
Totals291514712 

a-Popped out for Quantrill in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Posada (7, Benson).
TB: Womack; Matsui; Rodriguez, A 2; Posada 2.
RBI: Rodriguez, A (42).
2-out RBI: Rodriguez, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Johnson 2; Posada.
GIDP: Rodriguez, A.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: (Jeter-Cano-Martinez).

 
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS4034000.269
Cairo, 1B-2B5111014.245
Beltran, CF3020000.302
Floyd, LF1000010.289
Piazza, C4120011.245
Cameron, RF-CF4110014.365
Wright, 3B4122020.283
Woodward, LF-RF4010001.279
Matsui, 2B2110002.246
Mientkiewicz, 1B2000001.209
Benson, P2010010.286
Koo, P1110000.500
Hernandez, R, P0000000.000
a-Valent, PH0100100.161
Looper, P0000000.000
Totals3671571713 

a-Walked for Hernandez, R in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Wright 2 (12, Johnson, Groom), Koo (1, Johnson).
3B: Reyes (4, Groom).
HR: Cairo (1, 7th inning off Johnson, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Reyes 5; Cairo 4; Beltran 2; Piazza 2; Cameron; Wright 4; Woodward; Matsui; Benson; Koo 2.
RBI: Reyes 4 (16), Wright 2 (23), Cairo (4).
2-out RBI: Reyes 3; Wright.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cameron; Cairo 2; Matsui.
S: Reyes.
GIDP: Cameron.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Cairo (1, 2nd base by Johnson/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Cairo-Reyes, Benson-Reyes-Cairo).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Johnson (L, 4-3)6.212440513.94
Quantrill 0.10000103.63
Groom 1.03331105.59
 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Benson (W, 2-1)6.03003303.70
Koo (H, 4)1.10000303.38
Hernandez, R 0.20000002.49
Looper 1.02111104.41

Benson pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

IBB: Cano (by Benson).
HBP: Jeter (by Benson).
Pitches-strikes: Johnson 106-74, Quantrill 6-4, Groom 27-16, Benson 106-59, Koo 14-9, Hernandez, R 4-2, Looper 22-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Johnson 12-2, Quantrill 0-0, Groom 2-0, Benson 8-7, Koo 0-0, Hernandez, R 0-2, Looper 2-0.
Batters faced: Johnson 30, Quantrill 1, Groom 7, Benson 23, Koo 3, Hernandez, R 2, Looper 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Koo 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Chuck Meriwether. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Tim McClelland.
Weather: 67 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, L to R.
T: 2:56.
Att: 55,800.

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