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Burnett struggles
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Red Sox 14, Yankees 1
Joe Girardi (left) and Derek Jeter watch as the Yanks drop Game 2. (Brita Meng Outzen/MLB.com)
A.J. Burnett's struggles at Fenway Park continued, as the right-hander allowed a career-high nine runs over five frames. One day after scoring a season-high 20 runs, the Yankees' offense managed just a Nick Swisher solo shot.
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Series at a glance:
  • Fri. 08/21: NYY 20, BOS 11
  • Sat. 08/22: BOS 14, NYY 1
  • Sun. 08/23: NYY 8, BOS 4
NYY
NY Yankees (77-46)
Lost 1
Boston 14, NY Yankees 1   BOS
Boston (70-52)
Won 1
August 22, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0   1 12 0
Boston
3 4 0 0 2 3 0 2 X   14 15 0
Standings thru 8/22/09  |  Recap: NYY | BOS  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Red Sox stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331
  a-Hairston, J, PH-SS 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .259
Swisher, RF 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 .251
Teixeira, 1B 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 .288
Rodriguez, A, 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .264
  b-Molina, J, PH-3B 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
Matsui, DH 5 0 0 0 0 0 7 .263
Posada, C 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 .274
Cano, 2B 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .314
Hinske, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .257
Cabrera, Me, CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 6 .270
Totals 37 1 12 1 3 5 25  

a-Struck out for Jeter in the 7th. b-Struck out for Rodriguez, A in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Swisher (25, Tazawa), Cano (35, Tazawa).
HR: Swisher (21, 7th inning off Bard, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Cano 4; Teixeira 2; Hairston, J; Hinske; Rodriguez, A; Swisher 7; Molina, J.
RBI: Swisher (66).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui 3; Cabrera, Me 3.
GIDP: Cabrera, Me.
Team RISP: 0-for-9.
Team LOB: 13.

 
Boston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ellsbury, CF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297
Pedroia, 2B 4 4 3 0 1 0 0 .300
Martinez, V, 1B 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .292
  Kotchman, 1B 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .280
Youkilis, 3B 5 2 3 6 0 1 2 .308
Ortiz, D, DH 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 .229
  a-Baldelli, PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
Bay, LF 4 1 2 1 0 2 0 .257
  Green, N, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230
Drew, J, RF 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .259
Varitek, C 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .222
Gonzalez, Alex, SS 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .210
Totals 39 14 15 14 2 9 5  

a-Popped out for Ortiz, D in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Ortiz, D (27, Burnett), Bay (24, Burnett), Drew, J (24, Burnett), Pedroia 2 (38, Aceves, A, Robertson, D), Kotchman (21, Robertson, D), Youkilis (29, Robertson, D).
HR: Gonzalez, Alex (4, 2nd inning off Burnett, 0 on, 1 out), Youkilis 2 (22, 2nd inning off Burnett, 2 on, 2 out; 6th inning off Aceves, A, 1 on, 2 out), Ortiz, D (20, 5th inning off Burnett, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Ortiz, D 6; Kotchman 2; Gonzalez, Alex 4; Pedroia 5; Drew, J 2; Youkilis 10; Martinez, V 2; Bay 3.
RBI: Ortiz, D 3 (75), Bay (87), Gonzalez, Alex (29), Youkilis 6 (72), Drew, J (49), Martinez, V (83), Kotchman (45).
2-out RBI: Ortiz, D 3; Bay; Youkilis 6; Drew, J; Martinez, V; Kotchman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Drew, J; Varitek; Baldelli.
Team RISP: 7-for-11.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Pedroia (16, 2nd base off Burnett/Posada).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Bay (Cano at 2nd base).
DP: (Pedroia-Gonzalez, Alex-Martinez, V).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Burnett (L, 10-7) 5.0 9 9 9 2 6 3 4.08
Aceves, A 2.0 3 3 3 0 2 1 4.12
Robertson, D 1.0 3 2 2 0 1 0 3.47
 
Boston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Tazawa (W, 2-2) 6.0 8 0 0 2 2 0 3.57
Bard 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 3.65
Gonzalez, En 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 4.91

Game Scores: Burnett 17, Tazawa 56.
HBP: Teixeira (by Tazawa).
Pitches-strikes: Burnett 97-59, Aceves, A 32-23, Robertson, D 25-16, Tazawa 99-61, Bard 21-14, Gonzalez, En 35-18.
Groundouts-flyouts: Burnett 5-2, Aceves, A 1-2, Robertson, D 0-1, Tazawa 3-6, Bard 0-1, Gonzalez, En 1-3.
Batters faced: Burnett 26, Aceves, A 9, Robertson, D 6, Tazawa 27, Bard 5, Gonzalez, En 9.
Umpires: HP: Sam Holbrook. 1B: Larry Vanover. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Joe West.
Weather: 86 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to LF.
T: 3:17.
Att: 37,277.
Venue: Fenway Park.
August 22, 2009
August 22, 2009

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