A.J. Burnett struck out seven and walked two in six innings on Friday. (Frank Franklin II/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
A.J. Burnett gave a up a home run to Jimmy Rollins on the first pitch he threw, and it was all downhill from there. Chien-Ming returned to the mound as a reliever and allowed a long home run to Raul Ibanez -- one of four Yankees pitchers allowed on the night.
Game Scores: Myers , Burnett, AJ . HBP: Utley (by Burnett, AJ). Pitches-strikes: Myers 107-77, Madson 12-9, Burnett, AJ 95-59, Wang 51-29. Groundouts-flyouts: Myers 14-1, Madson 2-0, Burnett, AJ 5-4, Wang 3-2. Batters faced: Myers 32, Madson 3, Burnett, AJ 28, Wang 15. Umpires: HP: Mike Winters. 1B: Lance
Barksdale. 2B: Mike Estabrook. 3B: Randy Marsh. Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy. Wind: 13 mph, L
to R. T: 2:33. Att: 46,288. Venue: Yankee Stadium. May 22, 2009 May 22, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner