NY Yankees 10, Oakland 3

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 10:05 PM
Location - Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum
Temperature - 57°
Umpires - Home Plate - Derryl Cousins, First Base - Jim Joyce, Second Base - Ron Kulpa, Third Base - Jim Wolf,
Attendance - 22581

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
NY Yankees 2 0 1 2 2 3 0 0 0 10 12 1
Oakland 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 9 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
NY Yankees 30-23 17-13 13-10 W3
Oakland 27-29 14-14 13-15 L2

Recap

Curtis Granderson homered and drove in four runs and Alex Rodriguez had three RBIs as the New York Yankees continued their dominance of the host Oakland Athletics with a 10-3 victory on Tuesday.

Robinson Cano also homered as the Yankees racked up 12 hits while beating Oakland for the ninth straight time and 23rd time in 27 meetings.

Derek Jeter scored three times and New York stole four bases while winning its third straight game.

Freddy Garcia (4-4) gave up three runs and nine hits in seven innings to win his second straight decision. Garcia struck out five and walked two.

Granderson hit a two-run homer in the first inning off Brett Anderson (3-5) and singled in two runs in the fourth to boost New York’s lead to 5-1.

Rodriguez singled in a run in the third inning and delivered a two-run single in the sixth. Cano hit a two-run shot in the fifth.

David DeJesus had a run-scoring single in the third and hit a two-run homer in the fifth to account for all three Oakland runs.

Anderson (3-5) was pounded for a career-worst 10 runs – nine earned – and 11 hits in 5 1/3 innings. His ERA skyrocketed from 2.84 to 3.68.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
NY Yankees   Oakland
Freddy Garcia Player Brett Anderson
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 5.1
5 Strikeouts 3
9 Hits 11
3.86 ERA 15.19
Hitting
NY Yankees   Oakland
Alex Rodriguez Player David DeJesus
3 Hits 2
3 RBI 3
0 HR 1
3 TB 5
.750 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
NY Yankees 12 2 18 .316 17 7 9 4 4 1
Oakland 9 1 17 .265 13 6 3 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Oakland will play their next game at home against NY Yankees. The Athletics have a W/L % of .444 after a win and .517 after a loss.
  • NY Yankees will play their next game on the road against Oakland. The Yankees have a W/L % of .533 after a win and .609 after a loss.
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