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CC beats old team
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Yankees 10, Indians 5
CC Sabathia gave up a solo homer to former teammate Grady Sizemore. (Tony Dejak/AP)
In his first start in Cleveland since joining the Yankees, CC Sabathia didn't allow a hit until the fifth inning, and the Yankees gave him plenty of support, with Jorge Posada and Nick Swisher hitting home runs. Sabathia ended up giving up three runs in seven innings, earning the victory.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (29-20)
Won 3
NY Yankees 10, Cleveland 5   CLE
Cleveland (21-30)
Lost 2
May 30, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 2 0 5 0 1 0 0 2   10 13 0
Cleveland
0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2   5 7 2
Standings thru 5/30/09  |  Recap: NYY | CLE  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Indians stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 5 0 2 2 0 2 0 .302
Damon, LF 5 1 1 2 0 0 1 .296
Teixeira, 1B 5 2 2 0 0 0 3 .276
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 3 0 1 0 2 0 2 .260
  Pena, R, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
Cano, 2B 5 1 2 3 0 1 3 .320
Posada, C 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 .318
Matsui, DH 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .262
  1-Berroa, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Swisher, RF 4 2 1 1 1 1 2 .227
Gardner, B, CF 3 2 0 0 1 1 2 .271
Totals 40 10 13 10 4 5 14  

1-Ran for Matsui in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Matsui 2 (11, Hernandez, R, Ohka), Teixeira (11, Ohka).
HR: Posada (6, 2nd inning off Hernandez, R, 0 on, 0 out), Swisher (10, 2nd inning off Hernandez, R, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 4; Cano 2; Teixeira 3; Matsui 5; Jeter 2; Damon; Rodriguez, Al; Swisher 4.
RBI: Posada (21), Swisher (29), Jeter 2 (25), Damon 2 (31), Cano 3 (31), Matsui (19).
2-out RBI: Cano 2; Matsui.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano; Rodriguez, Al; Swisher.
Team RISP: 5-for-14.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Rodriguez, Al-Cano-Teixeira, Cano-Jeter-Teixeira).

 
Cleveland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cabrera, A, SS 5 0 0 0 0 3 5 .315
Sizemore, G, DH 4 1 1 1 0 2 0 .223
Martinez, V, C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .350
  Shoppach, C 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .221
Peralta, Jh, 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .257
Choo, RF 3 2 2 1 1 0 1 .299
DeRosa, LF 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .268
Garko, 1B 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .263
Francisco, B, CF 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .267
Carroll, 2B 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .290
Totals 32 5 7 5 3 10 12  

BATTING
2B: Francisco, B (11, Veras).
HR: Sizemore, G (9, 6th inning off Sabathia, 0 on, 0 out), Choo (7, 9th inning off Veras, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Garko; Carroll; DeRosa; Francisco, B 2; Choo 5; Sizemore, G 4.
RBI: Garko (23), Carroll (2), Sizemore, G (31), Choo (30), Francisco, B (20).
2-out RBI: Carroll.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera, A 3.
GIDP: DeRosa, Choo.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Garko (2, throw), Choo (4, fielding).
Outfield assists: Francisco, B (Rodriguez, Al at 3rd base).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (W, 5-3) 7.0 5 3 3 3 8 1 3.46
Robertson, D 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.45
Veras 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 6.97
 
Cleveland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hernandez, R (L, 2-5) 4.0 8 7 4 3 2 2 6.60
Ohka 5.0 5 3 3 1 3 0 5.40

WP: Sabathia.
HBP: Garko (by Sabathia), DeRosa (by Veras).
Pitches-strikes: Sabathia 113-70, Robertson, D 14-9, Veras 23-14, Hernandez, R 81-47, Ohka 74-52.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sabathia 5-3, Robertson, D 2-0, Veras 2-0, Hernandez, R 9-1, Ohka 8-3.
Batters faced: Sabathia 28, Robertson, D 3, Veras 6, Hernandez, R 23, Ohka 21.
Umpires: HP: Bob Davidson. 1B: Jeff Nelson. 2B: Mark Carlson. 3B: Tim Tschida.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to RF.
T: 3:16.
Att: 34,396.
Venue: Progressive Field.
May 30, 2009
May 30, 2009

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