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Box > NY Yankees 6, Chi Cubs 3
Yanks pick six with Cubs sweep
Sergio Mitre's 18-inning scoreless streak was snapped in the third inning. In the fourth, New York scored four runs to put the game out of reach. Jeromy Burnitz hit a solo homer and Todd Walker drove in a pair of runs to account for the Cubs' scoring.
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Alex Rodriguez hits a two-run single in the fourth inning. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
A-Rod singled home two runs to cap a four-run fourth inning to lead New York to a three-game sweep of the Cubs. With the victory, the Yankees extended their win streak to six games. Mike Mussina allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings to earn the win.
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 Burnitz's solo HR in the second inning
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 A-Rod's two-run single in the fourth
CHC
Chi Cubs (34-33)
Lost 4
NY Yankees 6, Chi Cubs 3   NYY
NY Yankees (36-32)
Won 6
June 19, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0   3 8 2
NY Yankees
0 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 X   6 9 0
Standings through 6/19/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Yankees Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Perez, SS5000003.283
Hollandsworth, LF4000010.245
Lee, 1B4220010.389
Burnitz, RF4131001.291
Ramirez, 3B3010111.298
Walker, 2B4012002.315
Barrett, C4010014.289
Patterson, CF3000110.253
Dubois, DH3000020.250
Totals343832711 

BATTING
HR: Burnitz (12, 2nd inning off Mussina, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Lee 2; Burnitz 6; Ramirez; Walker; Barrett.
RBI: Burnitz (41), Walker 2 (11).
2-out RBI: Walker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barrett 2.
GIDP: Perez.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Lee (10, 2nd base off Mussina/Posada).

FIELDING
E: Lee (3, throw), Perez (7, fielding).
DP: (Lee-Perez-Mitre).

 
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jeter, SS3200103.298
Womack, LF4021000.248
Sheffield, RF4011112.305
Rodriguez, A, 3B4112124.324
Matsui, DH4011105.286
1-Johnson, PR-DH0000000.308
Posada, C4000124.292
Giambi, 1B3110120.244
Martinez, 1B0000000.226
Williams, CF4110003.249
Cano, 2B4121002.283
Totals346966723 


1-Ran for Matsui in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Womack 2; Sheffield; Rodriguez, A; Matsui; Giambi; Williams; Cano 2.
RBI: Sheffield (43), Cano (20), Womack (11), Rodriguez, A 2 (61), Matsui (51).
2-out RBI: Rodriguez, A 2; Matsui.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Williams; Matsui 2; Jeter; Posada 2.
SF: Womack.
GIDP: Matsui.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Womack (17, 2nd base off Wuertz/Barrett), Rodriguez, A (7, 2nd base off Mitre/Barrett), Jeter (9, 3rd base off Wuertz/Barrett).

FIELDING
DP: (Sturtze-Posada-Giambi).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mitre (L, 2-2)5.28654204.19
Ohman 1.10000202.35
Wuertz 1.01002303.62
 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mussina (W, 8-4)6.15222513.82
Sturtze (H, 9)1.01110003.79
Gordon 0.22000102.59
Rivera (S, 16)1.00000101.01

WP: Mitre.
IBB: Matsui (by Wuertz).
HBP: Jeter (by Mitre), Dubois (by Sturtze).
Pitches-strikes: Mitre 113-64, Ohman 14-9, Wuertz 25-12, Mussina 102-62, Sturtze 11-7, Gordon 10-8, Rivera 8-6.
Ground outs-fly outs: Mitre 12-4, Ohman 2-0, Wuertz 0-0, Mussina 3-11, Sturtze 2-1, Gordon 1-0, Rivera 1-1.
Batters faced: Mitre 32, Ohman 4, Wuertz 6, Mussina 26, Sturtze 4, Gordon 4, Rivera 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Ohman 1-0, Sturtze 2-0, Gordon 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Paul Schrieber. 1B: Mike Reilly. 2B: Andy Fletcher. 3B: Bob Davidson.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 16 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:58.
Att: 55,060.

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