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Yankees 13, Orioles 3
Before he was ejected, Alex Rodriguez plated a run with a double. (Jeff Zelevansky/Getty)
Even before the Yankees' eight-run eighth inning, CC Sabathia was well on his way to a seventh win in as many decisions, but when Hideki Matsui homered two innings after breaking a tie, he set off a barrage of late insurance that pushed New York back to 40 games over the .500 mark.
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Series at a glance:
BAL
Baltimore (58-84)
Lost 1
NY Yankees 13, Baltimore 3   NYY
NY Yankees (92-52)
Won 1
September 13, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Baltimore
0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   3 6 0
NY Yankees
1 0 0 2 0 2 0 8 X   13 20 0
Standings thru 9/13/09  |  Recap: BAL | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Orioles stats  |  Yankees stats
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .285
  a-Aubrey, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .308
Izturis, C, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
  b-Andino, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .231
Markakis, RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .303
Reimold, LF 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .279
Wigginton, 1B 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .273
Wieters, DH 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .264
Turner, J, 3B 2 1 1 1 2 0 2 .400
Moeller, C 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .266
Fiorentino, CF 3 0 1 1 0 1 1 .313
Totals 30 3 6 3 6 3 16  

a-Walked for Roberts, B in the 9th. b-Struck out for Izturis, C in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Reimold (18, Sabathia).
TB: Turner, J; Reimold 3; Wigginton; Markakis; Fiorentino.
RBI: Turner, J (1), Moeller (9), Fiorentino (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Roberts, B; Wieters; Andino.
SF: Moeller; Fiorentino.
GIDP: Izturis, C.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: (Wigginton-Izturis, C-Wigginton).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 5 3 3 0 1 0 2 .332
  Hairston, J, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Damon, LF 3 1 1 0 2 0 2 .286
  1-Gardner, B, PR-CF 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 .272
Teixeira, 1B 5 1 2 2 0 2 6 .282
  2-Duncan, PR-RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 2 0 1 1 1 1 3 .287
  Hinske, 3B 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
  Pena, R, 3B-SS 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .284
Matsui, DH 5 1 3 5 1 0 4 .275
Posada, C 5 1 1 0 1 1 6 .283
  Cervelli, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Cano, 2B 5 2 3 0 0 1 4 .318
Swisher, RF-1B 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 .252
Cabrera, Me, CF-LF 5 1 2 4 0 0 0 .279
Totals 43 13 20 13 7 5 31  

1-Ran for Damon in the 8th. 2-Ran for Teixeira in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Rodriguez, Al (15, Guthrie), Jeter (27, Guthrie), Cabrera, Me (27, McCrory), Gardner, B (5, McCrory), Teixeira (38, McCrory).
HR: Matsui (24, 8th inning off Waters, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada; Cano 3; Teixeira 3; Matsui 6; Jeter 4; Damon; Gardner, B 2; Pena, R; Rodriguez, Al 2; Swisher 2; Cabrera, Me 3.
RBI: Rodriguez, Al (84), Cabrera, Me 4 (63), Matsui 5 (81), Gardner, B (21), Teixeira 2 (109).
2-out RBI: Matsui 2; Cabrera, Me 2; Gardner, B; Teixeira 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Posada 4; Matsui; Rodriguez, Al 2; Swisher; Cano 2.
GIDP: Swisher.
Team RISP: 9-for-24.
Team LOB: 14.

FIELDING
DP: (Jeter-Cano-Teixeira).

 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Guthrie (L, 10-14) 5.2 12 5 5 3 4 0 5.06
Henn 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.75
Waters 1.2 3 4 4 1 0 1 21.60
McCrory 0.0 4 4 4 1 0 0 15.00
Meredith 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.34
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (W, 17-7) 7.0 5 3 3 4 1 0 3.42
Hughes, P (H, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.10
Bruney 0.2 0 0 0 2 0 0 4.09
Ramirez, E 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.66

McCrory pitched to 5 batters in the 8th.

WP: Guthrie.
HBP: Teixeira (by Guthrie).
Pitches-strikes: Guthrie 103-67, Henn 11-5, Waters 27-19, McCrory 18-10, Meredith 10-5, Sabathia 108-66, Hughes, P 13-9, Bruney 18-8, Ramirez, E 3-3.
Groundouts-flyouts: Guthrie 5-5, Henn 0-0, Waters 3-0, McCrory 0-0, Meredith 0-1, Sabathia 9-7, Hughes, P 0-2, Bruney 0-0, Ramirez, E 0-0.
Batters faced: Guthrie 32, Henn 2, Waters 9, McCrory 5, Meredith 3, Sabathia 29, Hughes, P 4, Bruney 4, Ramirez, E 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Henn 2-0, McCrory 1-1, Meredith 1-0, Ramirez, E 2-0.
Ejections: New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster (5th); New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez ejected by HP umpire Marty Foster (5th)
Umpires: HP: Marty Foster. 1B: Mark Carlson. 2B: Kerwin Danley. 3B: Wally Bell.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, L to R.
T: 3:22.
Att: 46,413.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
September 13, 2009
September 13, 2009

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