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A first for Pirates
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Pirates 12, Yankees 5
Tom Gorzelanny allowed three runs on six hits and five walks Tuesday. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
The Pirates notched their first win over the Yankees since Interleague Play began in 1997 by pounding out 19 hits in the opener. Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer, and Ryan Doumit, Adam LaRoche and Freddy Sanchez collected three hits apiece.
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Series at a glance:
  • Tue. 06/24: PIT 12, NYY 5
  • Wed. 06/25: NYY 10, PIT 0
  • Thu. 06/26: PPD
NYY
NY Yankees (41-36)
Lost 1
Pittsburgh 12, NY Yankees 5   PIT
Pittsburgh (37-40)
Won 1
June 24, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 2   5 8 1
Pittsburgh
2 0 1 2 2 0 2 3 X   12 19 1
Standings thru 6/24/08  |  Recap: NYY | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Pirates stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, CF3000205.251
Jeter, SS4110103.278
Abreu, RF4112113.273
Rodriguez, 3B5000012.324
Giambi, 1B3100011.267
Posada, C4110001.308
Cano, 2B4131000.235
Christian, LF4022001.500
Rasner, P0000200.000
  a-Molina, PH1000001.216
  Hawkins, P0000000.000
  Ramirez, P0000000.000
  b-Betemit, PH1000000.246
Totals335856317 

a-Flied out for Rasner in the 6th. b-Reached on error for Ramirez in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Posada (10, Gorzelanny), Cano (16, Gorzelanny), Christian (1, Gorzelanny), Jeter (11, Yates).
HR: Abreu (9, 9th inning off Osoria, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Jeter 2; Abreu 4; Posada 2; Cano 4; Christian 3.
RBI: Cano (27), Christian 2 (2), Abreu 2 (46).
2-out RBI: Cano; Abreu 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez; Cabrera 3; Giambi.
GIDP: Jeter; Abreu; Cabrera.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Abreu (9, 2nd base off Gorzelanny/Doumit).

FIELDING
E: Christian (1, fielding).
DP: 2 (Rodriguez-Cano-Giambi, Cano-Giambi).

 
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
McLouth, CF5120001.293
Sanchez, F, 2B5331001.237
  Osoria, P0000000.400
Bay, LF4121001.286
  Morgan, LF1112000.158
Doumit, C5232012.350
LaRoche, 1B5132002.224
Mientkiewicz, RF3121001.256
  Michaels, RF0000000.237
Bautista, J, 3B4112012.265
Wilson, Ja, SS4010000.290
Gorzelanny, P2000020.150
  a-Rivas, L, PH1000001.233
  Yates, P0000000.000
  Marte, P0000000.000
  b-Gomez, PH-2B1110000.317
Totals401219110411 

a-Grounded into a double play for Gorzelanny in the 6th. b-Singled for Marte in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: McLouth 2 (26, Rasner, Hawkins), Bay 2 (18, Rasner, Hawkins), Morgan (2, Ramirez), Doumit (11, Ramirez).
3B: LaRoche (1, Rasner).
HR: Bautista, J (9, 4th inning off Rasner, 1 on, 0 out), Doumit (10, 5th inning off Rasner, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: McLouth 4; Sanchez, F 3; Bay 4; Morgan 2; Doumit 7; LaRoche 5; Mientkiewicz 2; Bautista, J 4; Wilson, Ja; Gomez.
RBI: Sanchez, F (31), LaRoche 2 (30), Bay (41), Bautista, J 2 (35), Doumit 2 (24), Mientkiewicz (12), Morgan 2 (2).
2-out RBI: LaRoche; Doumit 2; Morgan 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRoche 2; Sanchez, F.
SF: Mientkiewicz.
GIDP: Rivas, L; Bautista, J.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: LaRoche (5, fielding).
DP: 3 (Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-LaRoche, Sanchez, F-Wilson, Ja-LaRoche, Osoria-Wilson, Ja-LaRoche).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rasner (L, 4-5)5.010770424.50
Hawkins 2.27440006.12
Ramirez 0.12110003.09
 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gorzelanny (W, 6-6)6.06335206.43
Yates 0.21000003.62
Marte 1.10000103.11
Osoria 1.01221015.96

WP: Rasner 2.
HBP: Giambi (by Gorzelanny).
Pitches-strikes: Rasner 87-59, Hawkins 49-30, Ramirez 12-7, Gorzelanny 99-47, Yates 9-5, Marte 14-9, Osoria 24-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rasner 4-7, Hawkins 5-3, Ramirez 0-1, Gorzelanny 7-9, Yates 1-1, Marte 0-3, Osoria 3-0.
Batters faced: Rasner 25, Hawkins 13, Ramirez 3, Gorzelanny 28, Yates 3, Marte 4, Osoria 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Ramirez 2-2, Marte 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Chris Guccione. 1B: Kevin Causey. 2B: Chuck Meriwether. 3B: Bill Welke.
Weather: 77 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:56.
Att: 38,867.

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