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No end to struggles
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Yankees 5, Mets 0
Tim Redding tied a season high with six strikeouts in defeat. (Jim McIsaac/Getty)
Alex Cora's only hit in 22 career at-bats against A.J. Burnett was the closest the Mets came to a highlight on Saturday. Tim Redding battled Burnett for five innings, but the dam burst in a four-run sixth in which Redding allowed his second homer of the night, a three-run shot.
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Series at a glance:
  • Fri. 06/26: NYY 9, NYM 1
  • Sat. 06/27: NYY 5, NYM 0
  • Sun. 06/28: vs NYY, 8:05 PM ET
NYY
NY Yankees (42-32)
Won 4
NY Yankees 5, NY Mets 0   NYM
NY Mets (37-36)
Lost 2
June 27, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0   5 8 0
NY Mets
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 1 0
Standings thru 6/27/09  |  Recap: NYY | NYM  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Mets stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Gardner, B, CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 .293
Swisher, RF 3 1 1 1 2 0 0 .239
Teixeira, 1B 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .277
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 .227
Cano, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .301
Posada, C 4 1 1 3 0 2 0 .271
Cabrera, Me, LF 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .291
Pena, R, SS 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .267
Burnett, AJ, P 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200
  Bruney, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Matsui, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
  Robertson, D, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 35 5 8 5 4 8 10  

a-Flied out for Bruney in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Pena, R (5, Redding), Teixeira (21, Redding), Cano (18, Redding).
HR: Swisher (14, 3rd inning off Redding, 0 on, 1 out), Posada (10, 6th inning off Redding, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 4; Cano 2; Teixeira 2; Pena, R 2; Rodriguez, Al; Swisher 4; Cabrera, Me 2.
RBI: Swisher (39), Rodriguez, Al (37), Posada 3 (32).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano; Burnett, AJ.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 7.

 
NY Mets AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Cora, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .257
Reyes, Ar, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167
Wright, D, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .346
Church, RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .267
Sheffield, LF 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .273
Murphy, Dn, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
Reed, J, CF 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .286
Schneider, C 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .237
Redding, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .091
  Stokes, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Misch, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Martinez, F, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164
  Dessens, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 28 0 1 0 3 10 7  

a-Grounded out for Misch in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Cora.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Schneider.
Team RISP: 0-for-1.
Team LOB: 4.

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Burnett, AJ (W, 6-4) 7.0 1 0 0 3 10 0 3.93
Bruney 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
Robertson, D 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.60
 
NY Mets IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Redding (L, 1-3) 5.1 6 5 5 2 6 2 6.35
Stokes 1.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.07
Misch 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.40
Dessens 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.23

Pitches-strikes: Burnett, AJ 108-64, Bruney 7-6, Robertson, D 17-13, Redding 102-58, Stokes 25-14, Misch 11-7, Dessens 23-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Burnett, AJ 6-2, Bruney 2-1, Robertson, D 1-1, Redding 1-4, Stokes 0-3, Misch 2-1, Dessens 1-1.
Batters faced: Burnett, AJ 25, Bruney 3, Robertson, D 3, Redding 24, Stokes 7, Misch 4, Dessens 4.
Umpires: HP: Chris Guccione. 1B: Mike Winters. 2B: Jerry Layne. 3B: Tony Randazzo.
Weather: 74 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:49.
Att: 41,302.
Venue: Citi Field.
June 27, 2009
June 27, 2009

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