Joba Chamberlain walked four and struck out five in four innings Tuesday. (LM Otero/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
Joba Chamberlain was lifted after allowing three runs and tossing 84 pitches over four innings, and although the Yanks fought back to tie the game in the sixth, the bullpen allowed four late runs to seal the loss. Mark Teixeira hit his 14th homer.
BATTING 2B: Matsui (9, Millwood). HR: Teixeira (14, 5th inning off Millwood, 0 on, 2 out). TB: Cano 2; Teixeira 4; Matsui 3; Damon; Jeter 2; Cervelli; Gardner, B 3; Rodriguez, Al. RBI: Teixeira (37), Matsui (15), Cervelli (4). 2-out RBI: Teixeira. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez, Al; Cervelli; Cano; Teixeira; Gardner, B. GIDP: Cervelli, Swisher, Damon. Team RISP: 2-for-12. Team LOB: 12.
BASERUNNING SB: Gardner, B 3 (9, 2nd base off Millwood/Saltalamacchia, 3rd base off Millwood/Saltalamacchia, 2nd base off Millwood/Saltalamacchia),
Damon (5, 2nd base off Millwood/Saltalamacchia), Jeter (10, 2nd base off Millwood/Saltalamacchia).