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Forgettable debut
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Orioles 10, Yankees 5
CC Sabathia could not make it out of the fifth in his first Yankees start. (Greg Fiume/Getty)
One start is in the books, and CC Sabathia will now look toward his next outing after the lefty was tagged for six runs in his pinstripes debut. The Yanks rallied late with a pair of homers, but the O's put it away with a four-run eighth.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (0-1)
Lost 1
Baltimore 10, NY Yankees 5   BAL
Baltimore (1-0)
Won 1
April 6, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0   5 11 0
Baltimore
0 0 3 0 3 0 0 4 X   10 14 0
Standings thru 4/6/09  |  Recap: NYY | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Orioles stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 .600
Damon, LF 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .667
Teixeira, 1B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .000
Matsui, DH 5 1 1 2 0 1 4 .200
Posada, C 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .333
Cano, 2B 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .333
Nady, RF 4 0 1 1 1 1 4 .250
Ransom, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
  a-Swisher, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
  1-Pena, R, PR-3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Gardner, B, CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .333
Totals 34 5 11 5 6 4 20  

a-Doubled for Ransom in the 8th.
1-Ran for Swisher in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Nady (1, Guthrie), Swisher (1, Johnson, J).
3B: Damon (1, Guthrie).
HR: Posada (1, 6th inning off Guthrie, 0 on, 0 out), Matsui (1, 7th inning off Ray, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 4; Cano; Matsui 4; Jeter 3; Damon 4; Gardner, B; Swisher 2; Nady 2.
RBI: Damon (1), Posada (1), Nady (1), Matsui 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui 2; Teixeira.
SAC: Gardner, B.
SF: Damon.
GIDP: Nady.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gardner, B (Mora at home).
DP: 3 (Cano-Jeter-Teixeira, Gardner, B-Posada, Jeter-Teixeira).
Pickoffs: Albaladejo (Roberts, B at 1st base).

 
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .750
Jones, Ad, CF 3 3 3 2 2 0 0 1.000
Markakis, RF 4 2 2 2 0 0 3 .500
Mora, 3B 3 0 1 0 2 0 2 .333
Huff, 1B 5 0 1 3 0 0 5 .200
Wigginton, DH 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .250
Scott, LF 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 .000
  Pie, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Zaun, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .250
Izturis, C, SS 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .500
Totals 33 10 14 10 8 2 19  

BATTING
2B: Roberts, B (1, Sabathia), Zaun (1, Coke), Huff (1, Marte).
3B: Jones, Ad (1, Sabathia).
HR: Izturis, C (1, 8th inning off Coke, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Izturis, C 5; Jones, Ad 5; Roberts, B 4; Wigginton; Mora; Zaun 2; Markakis 2; Huff 2.
RBI: Jones, Ad 2 (2), Markakis 2 (2), Huff 3 (3), Scott (1), Izturis, C 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Huff 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Huff; Wigginton 2.
SF: Markakis.
GIDP: Izturis, C, Huff.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Izturis, C (1, 2nd base off Sabathia/Posada).
CS: Roberts, B (1, 2nd base by Albaladejo/Posada).
PO: Roberts, B (1st base by Albaladejo).

FIELDING
DP: (Mora-Huff).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (L, 0-1) 4.1 8 6 6 5 0 0 12.46
Albaladejo 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Coke 1.2 2 2 2 1 2 1 10.80
Bruney 0.1 1 2 2 2 0 0 54.00
Marte 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Guthrie (W, 1-0) 6.0 7 3 3 3 3 1 4.50
Ray (H, 1) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 1 54.00
Walker 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -
Sarfate (H, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Johnson, J (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
Sherrill 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00

Walker pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

Game Scores: Sabathia , Guthrie .
WP: Sabathia 2, Bruney.
IBB: Wigginton (by Sabathia).
HBP: Posada (by Guthrie).
Pitches-strikes: Sabathia 96-50, Albaladejo 13-11, Coke 27-16, Bruney 17-8, Marte 10-5, Guthrie 93-59, Ray 8-4, Walker 7-4, Sarfate 6-4, Johnson, J 14-8, Sherrill 12-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sabathia 7-4, Albaladejo 1-1, Coke 2-0, Bruney 1-0, Marte 1-0, Guthrie 5-7, Ray 0-0, Walker 0-0, Sarfate 1-0, Johnson, J 3-0, Sherrill 0-2.
Batters faced: Sabathia 25, Albaladejo 4, Coke 7, Bruney 4, Marte 2, Guthrie 28, Ray 4, Walker 1, Sarfate 1, Johnson, J 5, Sherrill 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Albaladejo 3-0, Coke 1-0, Marte 3-2, Walker 1-0, Sarfate 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Mike Winters. 2B: Lance Barksdale. 3B: James Hoye.
Weather: 56 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, L to R.
T: 3:31.
Att: 48,607.
Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
April 6, 2009
April 6, 2009

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