"Now, what is this site about, how Joe Torre ruined pitchers' arms? Is that it?"
-Michael Kay, August 18, 2009

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Game 9: Yankees at Rays

New York Yankees (4-4) Tampa Bay Rays (4-4)
Derek Jeter SS B.J. Upton CF
Johnny Damon LF Carl Crawford LF
Mark Teixeira 1B Pat Burrell DH
Nick Swisher RF Carlos Pena 1B
Jorge Posada DH Willy Aybar 3B
Robinson Cano 2B Jason Bartlett SS
Brett Gardner CF Gabe Kapler RF
Ramiro Pena 3B Michel Hernandez C
Jose Molina C Akinori Iwamura 2B

Andy Pettitte LHP (1-0, 1.29 ERA) vs. Andy Sonnanstine RHP (0-1, 9.64 ERA)

Time: 4:08 p.m.
Radio: WCBS-AM 880, XM 176

Yankees vs. Sonnanstine

  • Jeter: 6-13, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI
  • Damon: 3-12, 2B, HR, 3 RBI
  • Teixeira: 0-1, BB
  • Swisher: 2-12, BB
  • Posada: 1-8
  • Cano: 0-9
  • Molina: 1-2, 2B

Rays vs. Pettitte

  • Upton: 5-18, 2B, 2 RBI
  • Crawford: 7-27, RBI
  • Burrell: 3-12, 3B, RBI
  • Pena: 9-27, 2 3B, 2 HR, 5 RBI
  • Aybar: 1-8, BB
  • Bartlett: 4-11, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI
  • Kapler: 4-14, RBI
  • Iwamura: 3-21, RBI

Notes: Evan Longoria is out of the Rays’ lineup.  He will miss at least two games due to family reasons.  He is 1-8 with a double against Pettitte. … Pettitte is 8-2 with a 3.72 ERA in 12 career starts at Tropicana Field. … Sonnanstine is 2-1 with a 6.08 ERA in four career starts against the Yankees.  The two wins both came at Yankee Stadium.

Xavier Nady will be headed to the disabled list tomorrow.


She-Fan said...

Can we get Abreu back? :)

Andrew Fletcher said...

A tiny part of me misses Abreu and Giambi, but Swisher is quickly making me forget about them!

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