Monday, March 13, 2006

Despite Five-Run Ninth Inning, Yankees Fall Short

Game date- 3/13/06

Pirates- 9, Yankees- 8

W- Burnett (1-0)
L- Wright (0-1)
S- Whiteside (2)

Yankees' Starting Lineup:

CF- Crosby, 1-3 ( BB, R, RBI, soloHR)
2B- Cairo, 1-3 (2B)
C- Posada, 1-2 ( 1B, BB)
1B- Phillips, 1-3 (1B)
LF- Jones, 3-5 ( 2B, 2R, 3RBI, 2runHR, soloHR)
RF- Cabrera, 1-4 (2B, SB)
3B- Vechionacci, 0-5
SS- Pena, 2-4 ( 2 1B, R)
P- Wright, 0-1

Other Yankee Batters:

PH- Reese, 0-1
2B- Howard, 0-2
C- Nieves, 2-2 ( 2 1B, 2BB)
CF- Thompson, 1-2 ( R, 2RBI, 2runHR)
1B- Duncan, 2-2 ( 2B, R, 2RBI, 2runHR)

Yankee Pitching:

Wright- 11H, 8R, BB, 3IP
Proctor- H, BB, R, 2IP
Villone- IP
Childers- H, K, IP
Mendoza- H, 2K, IP


Jaret Wright was just terrible, giving up 11 hits and 8 runs in just 3 innings!

The rest of the Yankee pitchers ( Villone, Proctor, Childers, and Mendoza) were great...

The Yankee bats were on fire today, collecting 15 hits, 8 runs, and 5 home runs ( 2 Jones, Thompson, Crosby, and Duncan)...

Posada continues his hot hitting, batting at .529...

The Yankees were down 9-1 and battled back to 9-3. In the ninth, the Yankees scored 5 more runs, but came up just short...


  • Gah. I remember when Jarod Wright was awsome for the indians durring the playoffs. That was his rookie year, and he's come down a long way since.

    By Blogger Palm boy, at 5:40 AM  

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