Jason Giambi tosses his bat after taking Jeremy Guthrie deep. (Rob Carr/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
Andy Pettitte kept the Orioles at bay for 6 2/3 innings and Joba Chamberlain pitched his scheduled long relief outing to help the Yankees end a slight skid. Also lending a big hand was Jason Giambi, whose solo homer in the fourth tied the score for Derek Jeter's sacrifice fly an inning later to make the difference in the game.
BATTING 2B: Roberts (13, Pettitte), Markakis (7, Pettitte). HR: Mora (7, 3rd inning off Pettitte, 1 on, 0 out). TB: Roberts 4; Mora 6; Markakis 2; Payton; Jones. RBI: Mora 2 (29). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Huff 2; Millar 3; Mora. Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING SB: Markakis (7, 2nd base off Pettitte/Moeller). CS: Roberts (5, 3rd base by Pettitte/Moeller). PO: Roberts (2nd base by Pettitte).