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Yanks on the Mark
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Yankees 3, Athletics 2
Chad Gaudin threw 4 1/3 shutout frames, although five walks led to his short start. (AP)
After plating Derek Jeter with a groundout in the first, Mark Teixeira delivered his 31st homer of the year in the fourth -- a two-run shot that proved to be the difference in the Yankees' series-ending win. Alfredo Aceves escaped a bases-loaded jam to pick up starter Chad Gaudin, and three other relievers shut the door.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (76-45)
Won 2
NY Yankees 3, Oakland 2   OAK
Oakland (53-67)
Lost 2
August 19, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   3 6 1
Oakland
0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0   2 6 0
Standings thru 8/19/09  |  Recap: NYY | OAK  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Athletics stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .331
Damon, LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .285
Teixeira, 1B 4 1 1 3 0 1 2 .283
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .254
Matsui, DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
Swisher, RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .245
Cano, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .313
Cabrera, Me, CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .267
Molina, J, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .244
Totals 32 3 6 3 1 9 5  

BATTING
HR: Teixeira (31, 4th inning off Anderson, B, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Teixeira 4; Jeter 2; Damon 2; Swisher.
RBI: Teixeira 3 (89).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teixeira.
GIDP: Molina, J.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Jeter (21, 2nd base off Anderson, B/Powell).

FIELDING
E: Cano (6, missed catch).
DP: 2 (Aceves, A-Molina, J-Teixeira, Rodriguez, Al-Teixeira).

 
Oakland AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Kennedy, A, 3B 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .281
Davis, R, CF 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .292
Ellis, M, 2B 4 0 1 1 1 0 2 .278
Suzuki, K, DH-C 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .277
Sweeney, R, LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .272
Powell, C 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .245
  1-Garciaparra, PR-1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
Cust, RF 2 1 2 1 2 0 0 .230
Everidge, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .225
  Breslow, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pennington, SS 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .270
Totals 32 2 6 2 6 7 21  

1-Ran for Powell in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Cust (17, 6th inning off Aceves, A, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Ellis, M; Suzuki, K; Cust 5; Davis, R; Kennedy, A.
RBI: Cust (51), Ellis, M (44).
2-out RBI: Cust; Ellis, M.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney, R 2; Everidge; Pennington.
GIDP: Suzuki, K, Everidge.
Team RISP: 1-for-9.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
SB: Davis, R (26, 2nd base off Aceves, A/Molina, J).

FIELDING
DP: (Pennington-Everidge).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Gaudin 4.1 1 0 0 5 5 0 4.94
Aceves, A (W, 8-1) 2.1 4 2 2 0 2 1 3.82
Coke (H, 15) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.68
Hughes, P (H, 13) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.39
Rivera (S, 36) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.90
 
Oakland IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Anderson, B (L, 7-9) 7.0 6 3 3 1 6 1 4.51
Wuertz 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.10
Breslow 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.98

Game Scores: Gaudin , Anderson, B .
WP: Gaudin.
HBP: Sweeney, R (by Gaudin).
Pitches-strikes: Gaudin 90-51, Aceves, A 32-25, Coke 3-2, Hughes, P 18-12, Rivera 7-5, Anderson, B 101-68, Wuertz 16-10, Breslow 8-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Gaudin 5-2, Aceves, A 3-0, Coke 1-0, Hughes, P 1-1, Rivera 1-1, Anderson, B 9-2, Wuertz 0-0, Breslow 0-1.
Batters faced: Gaudin 21, Aceves, A 10, Coke 1, Hughes, P 4, Rivera 3, Anderson, B 27, Wuertz 3, Breslow 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Aceves, A 3-0, Coke 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Todd Tichenor. 1B: Chris Guccione. 2B: Mike Winters. 3B: Delfin Colon.
Weather: 59 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:39.
Att: 35,067.
Venue: Oakland Coliseum.
August 19, 2009
August 19, 2009

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