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Yankees rally just in Nick of time

Instead of seeing their eighth-inning rally end without a run, the Yanks took advantage of a Sox throwing error to load the bases, and then Nick Johnson walked with the bases loaded to score Jorge Posada.


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Jeter, SS5110016.300
Johnson, N, DH2001200.000
Teixeira, 1B5101016.000
Rodriguez, A, 3B5011011.200
Cano, 2B3222101.500
Posada, C4110112.500
Swisher, RF4021011.429
Winn, RF0000000.000
Thames, M, LF1000111.000
a-Gardner, PH-LF2010001.500
Granderson, CF4110016.250
a-Grounded out for Thames, M in the 6th.
Ellsbury, LF5220011.200
Pedroia, 2B5110003.333
Martinez, V, C3123100.375
Youkilis, 1B3011021.571
Ortiz, D, DH4000013.000
Beltre, 3B4020011.429
Drew, J, RF4000023.125
Cameron, CF3000011.333
Scutaro, SS4010004.429
2B: Swisher 2 (2, Lester, Delcarmen), Rodriguez, A (2, Lester), Posada (1, Okajima).
HR: Cano (1, 9th inning off Atchison, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 2; Cano 5; Jeter; Gardner; Rodriguez, A 2; Swisher 4; Granderson.
RBI: Swisher (1), Teixeira (1), Rodriguez, A (1), Cano 2 (3), Johnson, N (1).
2-out RBI: Johnson, N.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter 4; Posada; Teixeira 2.
SF: Cano.
GIDP: Posada.
Team RISP: 3-for-14.
Team LOB: 10.

E: Posada (1, throw), Jeter (1, throw), Marte (1, pickoff).
DP: (Jeter-Cano-Teixeira).

2B: Ellsbury (1, Burnett), Martinez, V (2, Burnett), Scutaro (1, Rivera).
HR: Martinez, V (1, 3rd inning off Burnett, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Scutaro 2; Ellsbury 3; Beltre 2; Pedroia; Youkilis; Martinez, V 6.
RBI: Youkilis (3), Martinez, V 3 (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Scutaro; Ortiz, D; Drew, J; Pedroia.
SF: Youkilis.
GIDP: Scutaro.
Team RISP: 1-for-12.
Team LOB: 7.

SB: Ellsbury (1, 2nd base off Burnett/Posada), Beltre (1, 2nd base off Burnett/Posada).

E: Scutaro (1, throw).
DP: (Scutaro-Pedroia-Youkilis).

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Robertson, D0.01000000.00
Marte(H, 1)0.10000000.00
Chamberlain(H, 1)0.20000204.50
Rivera(S, 1)1.01000100.00
Okajima(L, 1-1)0.22101000.00
Robertson, D pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

Game Scores: Burnett 43, Lester 42.
HBP: Swisher (by Lester), Johnson, N (by Lester), Cameron (by Burnett).
Pitches-strikes: Burnett 94-58, Aceves, A 23-16, Robertson, D 4-2, Marte 4-2, Chamberlain 9-6, Rivera 14-12, Lester 94-53, Delcarmen 20-12, Bard 16-9, Okajima 32-20, Atchison 23-15.
Groundouts-flyouts: Burnett 3-2, Aceves, A 4-2, Robertson, D 0-0, Marte 0-1, Chamberlain 0-0, Rivera 0-1, Lester 7-3, Delcarmen 2-0, Bard 1-1, Okajima 2-1, Atchison 0-2.
Batters faced: Burnett 23, Aceves, A 7, Robertson, D 1, Marte 1, Chamberlain 2, Rivera 4, Lester 24, Delcarmen 4, Bard 4, Okajima 6, Atchison 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Marte 1-0, Chamberlain 1-0, Atchison 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Angel Hernandez. 1B: Paul Schrieber. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Joe West.
Weather: 53 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:48.
Att: 38,000.
Venue: Fenway Park.
April 6, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media