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No No. 8 for CC, NY
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Mariners 8, Yankees 4
CC Sabathia lasted 5 2/3 innings, giving up six runs on 10 hits. (Bill Kostroun/AP)
CC Sabathia was not his ace self in the series finale vs. the Mariners, as the left-hander, who was bidding for his eighth win of the season, could not extend the Yankees' winning streak to eight games. Hideki Matsui led the way offensively with a homer and three RBIs.
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Series at a glance:
SEA
Seattle (40-38)
Won 1
Seattle 8, NY Yankees 4   NYY
NY Yankees (45-33)
Lost 1
July 2, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Seattle
1 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 2   8 12 1
NY Yankees
0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   4 7 1
Standings thru 7/2/09  |  Recap: SEA | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Mariners stats  |  Yankees stats
Seattle AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Suzuki, I, RF 4 2 2 2 1 1 0 .370
Branyan, 1B 4 1 1 2 1 3 2 .297
Lopez, Jo, 2B 4 0 0 1 1 1 3 .255
Sweeney, M, DH 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .252
Gutierrez, F, CF 5 2 3 1 0 0 0 .285
Johjima, C 3 2 2 0 0 0 1 .262
Langerhans, LF 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .500
Woodward, 3B 3 1 2 2 0 1 1 .381
Cedeno, R, SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .131
Totals 36 8 12 8 3 9 14  

BATTING
2B: Suzuki, I 2 (16, Sabathia, Sabathia), Langerhans (1, Sabathia).
HR: Gutierrez, F (8, 2nd inning off Sabathia, 0 on, 0 out), Branyan (20, 9th inning off Aceves, A, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Langerhans 3; Suzuki, I 4; Gutierrez, F 6; Johjima 2; Woodward 2; Branyan 4.
RBI: Lopez, Jo (47), Gutierrez, F (29), Woodward 2 (2), Suzuki, I 2 (20), Branyan 2 (42).
2-out RBI: Suzuki, I 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Branyan; Lopez, Jo 2.
SF: Woodward.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Suzuki, I (17, 3rd base off Sabathia/Cervelli).
CS: Langerhans (1, 2nd base by Sabathia/Cervelli), Johjima (1, 2nd base by Aceves, A/Cervelli).

FIELDING
E: Suzuki, I (3, fielding).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .307
Damon, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288
Teixeira, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
Rodriguez, A, 3B 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .235
Cano, 2B 3 2 3 0 1 0 0 .307
Swisher, RF 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 .240
Matsui, DH 3 1 2 3 0 0 2 .254
Cabrera, Me, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .282
Cervelli, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .257
  a-Posada, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .267
Totals 32 4 7 4 2 5 14  

a-Struck out for Cervelli in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Cano (19, Vargas, J), Matsui (14, Lowe, M).
HR: Matsui (11, 4th inning off Vargas, J, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Cano 4; Matsui 6; Jeter; Swisher.
RBI: Swisher (40), Matsui 3 (31).
2-out RBI: Matsui 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter; Posada.
SF: Swisher; Matsui.
Team RISP: 0-for-6.
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING
CS: Jeter (2, 2nd base by Vargas, J/Johjima).

FIELDING
E: Teixeira (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Damon (Woodward at 2nd base).

 
Seattle IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Vargas, J 4.0 4 4 4 1 2 1 4.14
Batista (W, 5-2) 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.72
Lowe, M (H, 10) 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.11
Aardsma 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1.45
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (L, 7-5) 5.2 10 6 6 3 8 1 3.85
Aceves, A 2.1 2 2 1 0 1 1 2.25
Robertson, D 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.45

Aceves, A pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

Game Scores: Vargas, J 39, Sabathia 30.
IBB: Suzuki, I (by Sabathia).
HBP: Johjima (by Aceves, A).
Pitches-strikes: Vargas, J 65-41, Batista 22-11, Lowe, M 22-15, Aardsma 29-20, Sabathia 107-70, Aceves, A 35-22, Robertson, D 8-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Vargas, J 3-5, Batista 3-1, Lowe, M 1-2, Aardsma 0-2, Sabathia 3-2, Aceves, A 4-1, Robertson, D 2-0.
Batters faced: Vargas, J 17, Batista 7, Lowe, M 7, Aardsma 5, Sabathia 29, Aceves, A 9, Robertson, D 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Aceves, A 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Meals. 1B: Mike DiMuro. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Dale Scott.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 1 mph, Out to LF.
T: 3:04 (:36 delay).
Att: 46,142.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
July 2, 2009
July 2, 2009

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