Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Game 65: Yankees at Athletics Liveblog

YANKEES
Damon LF
Jeter SS
Abreu RF
Rodriguez 3B
Stacho DH
Posada C
Betemit 1B
Cano 2B
Cabrera CF
Wanger RHP

GAME TIME: 10:05 eastern
TV: YES Network

NOTES: A-Rod and Abreu both have 6 game hitting streaks.

It is gonna be a late night 

Top First: After an exciting first inning filled with doubles, singles and staches the Yankees jump out to a 2-0 lead on the young A's pitcher Eveland. 

Bottom First: Wang plunks the first guy then Johnny D makes a nice sliding catch for the first out. After two cans o'corn the Wangmaster gets out of the inning. WE: 73.1%

Top Second: Yankees go quietly and go 1-2-3

Bottom Second: A lead off double for the gaunt Mark Ellis. K for Wang one out. Travis Buck grounds out two down. Wang tagges out Gonzalez to end the inning. Wangmaster is looking good. WE: 75%

Top Third: Yankees strand two on base and come out of that inning with no runs. 

Bottom Third: Wangmaster got out of the inning with a double play. WE: 75.9%

Top Four: The Yankees go down Uno-Dos-Tres

Bottom Four: Betemit bobbles it and there is a runner on first. The scrappy Mark Ellis drives in Betimet's blunder and the A's bring the score to 2-1 Yankees. D.J. gets the Yankees out of trouble by fielding the ground ball. WE: 67.6%

Top Five: Jeter grounds into a double play after Johnny D walks. 

I am gonna call it a night