Mark Teixeira and Alex Rodriguez are greeted after scoring on Hideki Matsui's single. (AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
On Thursday, for the second consecutive night, the Bombers racked up double-digit runs. Jorge Posada put an exclamation point on the win, following A-Rod's 24th homer with a two-run tater and bringing his RBI total on the night to four.
BATTING 2B: Chavez, R 2 (8, Gaudin, Aceves, A), Snider (7, Aceves, A). TB: Chavez, R 5; Hill,
A; Snider 3. RBI: Chavez, R 2 (15), Scutaro (56), Hill, A (89). 2-out RBI: Hill, A. Runners left
in scoring position, 2 out: Overbay; Lind 2; Wells, V. SF: Scutaro. Team RISP: 3-for-13. Team
Game Scores: Gaudin 40, Romero, R 28. WP: League,
Frasor. HBP: Snider (by Gaudin), Bautista (by Gaudin), Ruiz, R (by Robertson, D). Pitches-strikes: Gaudin
80-44, Aceves, A 42-30, Robertson, D 17-11, Bruney 18-7, Marte 14-8, Romero, R 104-65, League 24-16, Camp 20-14, Frasor 31-16. Groundouts-flyouts:
Gaudin 3-5, Aceves, A 2-0, Robertson, D 0-1, Bruney 0-2, Marte 1-0, Romero, R 4-1, League 1-1, Camp 4-0, Frasor 1-0. Batters
faced: Gaudin 20, Aceves, A 10, Robertson, D 4, Bruney 4, Marte 3, Romero, R 24, League 6, Camp 7, Frasor 7. Inherited
runners-scored: Aceves, A 2-0, Marte 1-0, League 2-0. Umpires: HP: Scott Barry. 1B: Jeff Nelson. 2B: Tim Tschida.
3B: Bob Davidson. Weather: 71 degrees, clear. Wind: 4 mph, Out to LF. T: 3:37. Att:
22,773. Venue: Rogers Centre. September 3, 2009 September 3, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner