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Chances stranded
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Yankees 3, Athletics 2
Brett Anderson adjusts his cap after allowing a two-run homer in the fourth inning. (AP)
Jack Cust went deep in the sixth, while Mark Ellis singled in a run in the seventh, but that was all the A's could muster, leaving 10 runners on against the Yankees. Brett Anderson took the loss despite tossing seven sharp frames, but he was hurt by Mark Teixeira's two-run homer in the fourth.
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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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