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Tuesday, March 17, 2009:
Yankees 9, Pirates 2
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Morgan, LF3000020.174
Salazar, LF1111000.250
Wilson, Ja, SS2000110.071
Mercer, SS1000000.000
McLouth, CF3010021.355
1-McCutchen, A, PR-CF1010000.267
Jones, 1B4000023.368
Tabata, RF4120002.407
Pearce, DH3001012.227
Walker, N, 3B2000010.250
Farrell, 3B0000100.000
Jaramillo, J, C2000010.143
Kratz, C1000001.500
Cruz, L, 2B2000010.200
Machado, 2B1000010.182
Totals302522129.272

1-Ran for McLouth in the 7th.
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Posada, C3112101.360
Cervelli, C1000000.111
Damon, LF3110012.300
Jackson, A, LF2000010.259
Teixeira, 1B2110112.417
Miranda, 1B2110000.200
Matsui, DH2124000.294
a-Cano, PH-DH3011004.467
Nady, RF3120001.281
Rodriguez, J, RF1000011.294
Cabrera, M, CF3111002.267
Gardner, CF2010002.382
Ransom, 3B2100101.378
Leone, 3B1000011.192
Pena, 2B3111000.265
b-Snyder, PH-2B1000011.000
Nunez, E, SS3010101.429
Totals3791394619.302
a-Grounded out for Matsui in the 3rd. b-Struck out for Pena in the 7th.
BATTING
HR: Salazar (4, 9th inning off Aceves, A, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Salazar 4; McLouth; McCutchen, A; Tabata 2.
RBI: Pearce (2), Salazar (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tabata.
GIDP: Pearce; Kratz.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Tabata (1, 3rd base off Sabathia/Posada).

FIELDING
E: Machado (1, fielding).
DP: (Wilson, Ja-Cruz, L-Jones).

BATTING
2B: Matsui (2, Vasquez, V), Teixeira (3, Vasquez, V), Nady (3, Vasquez, V), Cabrera, M (2, Vasquez, V), Miranda (2, Burnett), Cano (3, Hamman).
HR: Matsui (1, 3rd inning off Vasquez, V, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada; Damon; Teixeira 2; Miranda 2; Matsui 6; Cano 2; Nady 3; Cabrera, M 2; Gardner; Pena; Nunez, E.
RBI: Matsui 4 (5), Cabrera, M (4), Pena (6), Posada 2 (6), Cano (5).
2-out RBI: Cano.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera, M; Posada; Cano 2; Rodriguez, J; Gardner.
GIDP: Ransom.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Nunez, E (4, 2nd base off Vasquez, V/Jaramillo, J).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Leone-Pena-Miranda, Leone-Snyder-Miranda).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Vasquez, V(L, 1-1)2.17661119.82
Meek0.22223101.86
Yates2.01000001.00
Burnett1.01000209.00
Bootcheck1.01000204.66
Hamman1.01100000.00
Totals8.013984614.98
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Sabathia(W, 1-1)4.01111707.04
Rivera1.00000200.00
Ramirez, E1.00000100.00
Aceves, A(S, 1)3.04111215.40
Totals9.052221213.69
WP: Meek, Sabathia.
Balk: Sabathia.
HBP: Rodriguez, J (by Hamman).
Groundouts-flyouts: Vasquez, V 1-5, Meek 1-0, Yates 5-1, Burnett 0-1, Bootcheck 1-0, Hamman 0-3, Sabathia 5-0, Rivera 1-0, Ramirez, E 1-1, Aceves, A 6-1.
Batters faced: Vasquez, V 15, Meek 7, Yates 6, Burnett 4, Bootcheck 4, Hamman 6, Sabathia 14, Rivera 3, Ramirez, E 3, Aceves, A 12.
Inherited runners-scored: Meek 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Dan Iassogna. 1B: Eric Cooper. 2B: Marty Foster. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, Out to RF.
T: 2:55.
Att: 10,191.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media