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Loss No. 1 for Wang
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Indians 3, Yankees 0
Morgan Ensberg nails Grady Sizemore on a steal attempt in the fifth. (Bill Kostroun/AP)
Chien-Ming Wang's numbers were better than the results. The right-hander, who entered the tilt undefeated, went seven innings, allowing just three runs on five hits. Unfortunately, the Yankees were facing Cleveland ace Cliff Lee, who held the home team scoreless.
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Series at a glance:
CLE
Cleveland (16-17)
Won 2
Cleveland 3, NY Yankees 0   NYY
NY Yankees (17-18)
Lost 2
May 7, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Cleveland
1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0   3 7 0
NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 7 0
Standings thru 5/7/08  |  Recap: CLE | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Indians stats  |  Yankees stats
Cleveland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Sizemore, G, CF 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 .265
Francisco, B, RF 4 0 2 0 0 2 2 .357
  Gutierrez, F, RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245
Dellucci, LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .273
Martinez, V, DH 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .337
Peralta, SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .229
Cabrera, A, 2B 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .187
Blake, 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 .206
Shoppach, C 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .256
Marte, An, 3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .105
  a-Hafner, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .209
  Carroll, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225
Totals 29 3 7 3 5 4 16  

a-Grounded into a double play for Marte, An in the 9th.

BATTING
TB: Peralta 2; Marte, An; Dellucci; Francisco, B 2; Blake.
RBI: Martinez, V (11), Blake (20), Dellucci (13).
2-out RBI: Blake.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Marte, An; Shoppach; Martinez, V.
SAC: Blake.
SF: Martinez, V.
GIDP: Hafner.
Team RISP: 2-for-8.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
CS: Sizemore, G (2, 3rd base by Wang/Molina, J), Francisco, B (2, 2nd base by Farnsworth/Molina, J).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Damon, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Jeter, SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .300
Abreu, RF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .305
Duncan, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
Matsui, DH 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .339
Cabrera, Me, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .279
Cano, 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .161
Ensberg, 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .230
Molina, J, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .219
Totals 34 0 7 0 0 8 10  

BATTING
2B: Duncan (2, Lee, Cl), Abreu (5, Perez, R).
TB: Cano; Matsui; Duncan 2; Ensberg; Abreu 3; Cabrera, Me.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina, J; Matsui 2; Duncan.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Abreu (Francisco, B at 2nd base).
DP: (Molina, J-Duncan).

 
Cleveland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lee, Cl (W, 6-0) 7.0 6 0 0 0 7 0 0.81
Perez, R (H, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
Betancourt, R (S, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.52
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Wang (L, 6-1) 7.0 5 3 3 3 4 0 3.12
Farnsworth 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.38
Albaladejo 1.0 1 0 0 2 0 0 4.76

Game Scores: Lee, Cl , Wang .
Pitches-strikes: Lee, Cl 103-76, Perez, R 10-9, Betancourt, R 22-15, Wang 99-65, Farnsworth 12-5, Albaladejo 20-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lee, Cl 8-3, Perez, R 1-0, Betancourt, R 1-1, Wang 6-5, Farnsworth 0-2, Albaladejo 2-0.
Batters faced: Lee, Cl 27, Perez, R 4, Betancourt, R 3, Wang 28, Farnsworth 3, Albaladejo 5.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Scott Barry. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Gerry Davis.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, R to L.
T: 3:04.
Att: 50,199.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
May 7, 2008
May 7, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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