To learn about our efforts to improve the accessibility and usability of our website, please visit our Accessibility Information page. Skip to main content
Below is an advertisement.
Melky, Pena shine
Photos
Yankees 7, Angels 4
A.J. Burnett threw 108 pitches over seven innings in a no-decision Thursday. (Julie Jacobson/AP)
The Bombers opened up their second homestand at Yankee Stadium in style Thursday, scoring three runs in their final at-bat to top the Angels. Melky Cabrera hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth, and Ramiro Pena added a two-run double.
Complete story >  
Series at a glance:
LAA
LA Angels (9-12)
Lost 1
NY Yankees 7, LA Angels 4   NYY
NY Yankees (12-10)
Won 3
April 30, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Angels
1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   4 9 1
NY Yankees
1 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 X   7 12 0
Standings thru 4/30/09  |  Recap: LAA | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Angels stats  |  Yankees stats
LA Angels AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Figgins, 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .244
Izturis, M, DH 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 .275
Abreu, RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .357
Hunter, To, CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .325
Morales, K, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .273
Napoli, C 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .283
Kendrick, H, 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .260
Rivera, J, LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .297
Aybar, SS 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .245
Totals 32 4 9 4 1 8 8  

BATTING
2B: Aybar (5, Burnett, AJ).
3B: Figgins (1, Burnett, AJ).
HR: Napoli (4, 2nd inning off Burnett, AJ, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Figgins 4; Napoli 5; Kendrick, H 2; Aybar 2; Hunter, To; Abreu.
RBI: Izturis, M (7), Napoli (8), Aybar (7), Figgins (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morales, K; Rivera, J; Kendrick, H.
SF: Aybar.
GIDP: Rivera, J.
Team RISP: 1-for-9.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Abreu (9, 2nd base off Burnett, AJ/Posada), Kendrick, H 2 (3, 2nd base off Burnett, AJ/Posada, 2nd base off Burnett, AJ/Posada).
CS: Figgins (2, 2nd base by Burnett, AJ/Posada), Napoli (1, 2nd base by Burnett, AJ/Posada).

FIELDING
E: Abreu (2, fielding).
DP: 2 (Kendrick, H-Aybar-Morales, K 2).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 4 0 2 1 1 0 0 .287
Damon, LF 4 1 1 1 1 0 4 .295
  Gardner, B, CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
Teixeira, 1B 4 1 1 0 1 1 5 .200
Matsui, DH 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .292
Cano, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .366
Posada, C 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .275
Swisher, RF 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .312
Cabrera, Me, CF-LF 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .327
Pena, R, 3B 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .269
Totals 34 7 12 6 5 3 15  

BATTING
2B: Teixeira (3, Ortega, A), Posada (6, Speier, J), Pena, R (1, Speier, J).
HR: Damon (4, 3rd inning off Ortega, A, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 2; Cano; Teixeira 2; Matsui; Damon 4; Jeter 2; Pena, R 3; Swisher; Cabrera, Me 2.
RBI: Matsui (9), Damon (10), Jeter (12), Cabrera, Me (9), Pena, R 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Matsui; Jeter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano; Pena, R; Damon; Teixeira 2.
GIDP: Cabrera, Me, Teixeira.
Team RISP: 5-for-11.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cabrera, Me (2, 2nd base off Ortega, A/Napoli).

FIELDING
DP: (Pena, R-Cano-Teixeira).

 
LA Angels IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Ortega, A 6.1 8 4 3 2 2 1 5.56
Shields, S 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 8.64
Speier, J (L, 0-1) 0.1 4 3 3 1 0 0 5.00
Bulger 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 11.74
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Burnett, AJ 7.0 8 4 4 1 5 1 5.40
Coke (W, 1-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.72
Rivera (S, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.79

Game Scores: Ortega, A , Burnett, AJ .
WP: Burnett, AJ.
IBB: Swisher (by Speier, J).
Pitches-strikes: Ortega, A 100-59, Shields, S 9-5, Speier, J 15-9, Bulger 13-5, Burnett, AJ 108-67, Coke 18-13, Rivera 14-10.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ortega, A 10-4, Shields, S 1-0, Speier, J 0-1, Bulger 0-0, Burnett, AJ 10-2, Coke 1-0, Rivera 1-0.
Batters faced: Ortega, A 28, Shields, S 2, Speier, J 6, Bulger 3, Burnett, AJ 27, Coke 3, Rivera 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Shields, S 1-0, Bulger 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Doug Eddings. 1B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B: Dana DeMuth. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 57 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, R to L.
T: 2:54.
Att: 43,388.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
April 30, 2009
April 30, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
Below is an advertisement.