NY Yankees 2, Chi. White Sox 1

Date - Sunday, August 29, 2010 2:05 PM
Location - U.S Cellular Field
Temperature - 92°
Umpires - Home Plate - Tim Tschida, First Base - Bob Davidson, Second Base - Alfonso Marquez, Third Base - Tim Timmons,
Attendance - 39433

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
NY Yankees 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 1
Chi. White Sox 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 7 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
NY Yankees 0-0 0-0 0-0 W2
Chi. White Sox 0-0 0-0 0-0 L2

Recap

Ivan Nova allowed one run over 5 2/3 innings for his first major-league win, leading the New York Yankees past the Chicago White Sox 2-1 Sunday.

Nova gave up five hits while striking out seven and walking one in his second big-league start.

Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli was 4-for-4 with a run scored. Marcus Thames hit his ninth home run, a solo shot in the second inning, and Brett Gardner added an RBI single in the third inning for New York.

Mariano Rivera closed out the ninth inning for his 27th save.

Gavin Floyd took the loss for the White Sox, allowing two earned runs over 6 2/3 innings while striking out four and walking three.

Juan Pierre hit an RBI single and stole his league-leading 51st base of the year for the White Sox.

Chicago had seven hits on the day, but stranded nine runners.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
NY Yankees   Chi. White Sox
Ivan Nova Player Gavin Floyd
Win W/L Loss
5.2 IP 6.2
7 Strikeouts 4
5 Hits 7
1.59 ERA 2.70
Hitting
NY Yankees   Chi. White Sox
Francisco Cervelli Player Gordon Beckham
4 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
5 TB 3
1.000 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
NY Yankees 9 1 13 .265 16 6 2 4 1 1
Chi. White Sox 7 0 8 .206 15 8 1 4 1 2

Upcoming Games

  • Chi. White Sox will play their next game on the road against Cleveland. The White Sox have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.
  • NY Yankees will play their next game at home against Oakland. The Yankees have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .000 after a loss.