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Loss to Rivera
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Rangers 3, Yankees 2
Joba Chamberlain labored through four innings, throwing 91 pitches. (Kathy Willens/AP)
Mariano Rivera entered a tie game in the ninth, but the lights-out Yankees closer allowed the go-ahead run to score on Michael Young's RBI single to take the loss. Right-hander Joba Chamberlain allowed two runs on five hits and four walks in just four innings of work.
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Series at a glance:
TEX
Texas (44-41)
Won 3
Texas 3, NY Yankees 2   NYY
NY Yankees (44-40)
Lost 3
July 1, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Texas
0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   3 9 0
NY Yankees
0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0   2 9 1
Standings thru 7/1/08  |  Recap: TEX | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Rangers stats  |  Yankees stats
TexasABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kinsler, 2B3120211.324
Young, SS5021014.287
Hamilton, RF-CF4000103.308
Bradley, DH4020123.321
Murphy, LF-RF4100117.266
Byrd, CF2100113.241
  a-Catalanotto, PH1000000.278
  Boggs, LF1000002.253
Davis, C, 1B3011110.333
Saltalamacchia, C4011021.216
Vazquez, 3B4010012.319
Totals3539371026 

a-Grounded out for Byrd in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Bradley (21, Giese), Kinsler (27, Rivera).
TB: Kinsler 3; Young 2; Bradley 3; Davis, C; Saltalamacchia; Vazquez.
RBI: Davis, C (5), Saltalamacchia (17), Young (44).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bradley; Byrd 2; Young; Murphy; Boggs.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kinsler 3 (23, 2nd base off Robertson/Posada, 2nd base off Chamberlain/Posada, 3rd base off Rivera/Posada), Hamilton (4, 2nd base off Rivera/Posada).

FIELDING
DP: (Young-Davis, C).

 
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, DH5020000.317
Gardner, LF3000011.000
Abreu, RF4010022.283
Rodriguez, 3B4000012.316
Giambi, 1B3110100.264
Posada, C4120021.292
Cano, 2B4021001.245
Betemit, SS3011123.268
  1-Gonzalez, PR0000000.176
Cabrera, CF4000005.240
Totals342922815 


1-Ran for Betemit in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Damon 2 (22, Millwood, Millwood).
TB: Damon 4; Abreu; Giambi; Posada 2; Cano 2; Betemit.
RBI: Cano (34), Betemit (13).
2-out RBI: Betemit.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez; Betemit; Abreu; Cabrera 2.
S: Gardner.
GIDP: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Posada (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Cabrera (Davis, C at 3rd base).

 
TexasIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Millwood 5.05111604.90
Rupe (BS, 2)2.04110103.47
Francisco (W, 2-2)1.00000103.55
Wilson (S, 19)1.00001004.46
 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Chamberlain 4.05224602.22
Giese 1.01000103.15
Robertson 2.00002302.25
Veras 1.00001002.73
Rivera (L, 2-3)1.03110000.96

IBB: Bradley (by Robertson).
Pitches-strikes: Millwood 84-59, Rupe 33-20, Francisco 12-8, Wilson 10-6, Chamberlain 91-49, Giese 15-11, Robertson 45-28, Veras 19-9, Rivera 21-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Millwood 4-5, Rupe 2-3, Francisco 0-2, Wilson 3-0, Chamberlain 2-3, Giese 0-2, Robertson 0-3, Veras 2-1, Rivera 2-1.
Batters faced: Millwood 21, Rupe 10, Francisco 3, Wilson 3, Chamberlain 20, Giese 4, Robertson 8, Veras 4, Rivera 6.
Umpires: HP: Bill Hohn. 1B: Dale Scott. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 77 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, R to L.
T: 3:23.
Att: 53,223.

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