NY Yankees 9, Oakland 7

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 1:05 PM
Location - Yankee Stadium
Temperature - 56°
Umpires - Home Plate - CB Bucknor, First Base - Mike Everitt, Second Base - Gerry Davis, Third Base - Brian Gorman,
Attendance - 43342

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Oakland 0 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 7 9 1
NY Yankees 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 9 17 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Oakland 5-9 2-4 3-5 L4
NY Yankees 9-6 4-2 5-4 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the New York Yankees have a 4-2 record at home this season. The Oakland Athletics have a 3-5 record on the road.
  • NY Yankees has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Yankees have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Oakland has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Athletics have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Jose Veras pitched 3.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.59. Dan Giese took the loss for Oakland.
  • Derek Jeter, Hideki Matsui, Melky Cabrera (2) hit homeruns for NY Yankees. Kurt Suzuki had the only homerun for Oakland.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Oakland   NY Yankees
Brett Anderson Player CC Sabathia
Loss W/L Loss
5.1 IP 6.2
2 Strikeouts 2
9 Hits 6
8.44 ERA 8.10
Hitting
Oakland   NY Yankees
Kurt Suzuki Player Johnny Damon
2 Hits 3
3 RBI 0
1 HR 0
5 TB 3
.333 Avg .600

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Oakland 9 1 12 .184 17 8 7 7 1 1
NY Yankees 17 4 32 .309 26 7 9 7 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • NY Yankees will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Yankees have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .667 after a loss.
  • Oakland will play their next game at home against Tampa Bay. The Athletics have a W/L % of .333 after a win and .375 after a loss.
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