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Rays 13, Yankees 4
CC Sabathia allowed nine runs (five earned) in 2 2/3 innings on Friday. (Chris O'Meara/AP)
The last time CC Sabathia faced the Rays, a plunking of Carlos Pena's hand forced the Rays' first baseman out. With a 20-win season on the line, the big southpaw felt the wrath of Tampa Bay's lineup, which battered him for an early exit.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (102-58)
Lost 2
Tampa Bay 13, NY Yankees 4   TB
Tampa Bay (83-77)
Won 1
October 2, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1   4 6 1
Tampa Bay
4 1 4 2 1 0 0 1 X   13 17 0
Standings thru 10/2/09  |  Recap: NYY | TB  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Rays stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
  Miranda, 1B 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .429
Hairston, J, LF-2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Teixeira, 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
  Hinske, RF-3B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .242
Rodriguez, A, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .282
  Duncan, RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
Swisher, RF-1B 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .250
  Guzman, F, LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Posada, C 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .285
  Cervelli, C 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
Cano, 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .322
  Gardner, CF 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .272
Cabrera, Me, CF 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 .274
  Pena, R, SS 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .283
Molina, J, DH 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .216
Totals 33 4 6 4 2 6 10  

BATTING
HR: Miranda (1, 8th inning off Thayer, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Cano; Miranda 4; Gardner; Pena, R; Molina, J; Cabrera, Me.
RBI: Cabrera, Me (68), Miranda 2 (3), Pena, R (10).
2-out RBI: Pena, R.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter; Molina, J.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Teixeira (4, fielding).
Outfield assists: Hairston, J (Crawford, C at home).

 
Tampa Bay AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bartlett, SS 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 .319
  a-Brignac, PH-SS 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .291
Crawford, C, LF 4 1 1 0 0 2 6 .306
  b-Gross, PH-RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .230
Longoria, 3B 2 1 1 2 2 0 2 .279
  Richard, 1B 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .111
Zobrist, 2B 5 0 3 2 0 0 3 .295
Aybar, W, 1B-3B 5 0 0 0 0 1 8 .259
Kapler, RF-LF 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 .240
Upton Jr., CF 5 3 5 6 0 0 0 .243
Navarro, D, C 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .218
Perez, F, DH 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .212
Totals 41 13 17 13 6 7 28  

a-Flied out for Bartlett in the 6th. b-Struck out for Crawford, C in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Crawford, C (28, Sabathia), Upton Jr. (33, Sabathia), Kapler (15, Robertson, D), Brignac (8, Hughes, P).
3B: Upton Jr. (4, Sabathia).
HR: Upton Jr. (11, 4th inning off Albaladejo, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Bartlett; Longoria; Kapler 3; Upton Jr. 11; Crawford, C 2; Zobrist 3; Navarro, D; Brignac 2; Perez, F 2.
RBI: Kapler (32), Upton Jr. 6 (55), Zobrist 2 (91), Perez, F (2), Longoria 2 (112), Brignac (6).
2-out RBI: Kapler; Upton Jr. 4; Longoria 2; Zobrist.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Navarro, D; Aybar, W 2; Longoria; Kapler; Richard 2.
Team RISP: 7-for-20.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bartlett (29, 2nd base off Sabathia/Posada).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (L, 19-8) 2.2 8 9 5 5 3 0 3.37
Albaladejo 1.1 3 2 2 1 1 1 5.24
Robertson, D 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.38
Bruney 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.92
Coke 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.55
Hughes, P 0.1 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.05
Marte 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.45
 
Tampa Bay IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Price (W, 10-7) 7.0 2 1 1 2 5 0 4.42
Thayer 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 5.40
Bennett 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.12

Game Scores: Sabathia 12, Price 72.
IBB: Longoria (by Sabathia).
HBP: Teixeira (by Price), Bartlett (by Sabathia).
Pitches-strikes: Sabathia 82-47, Albaladejo 35-19, Robertson, D 21-14, Bruney 15-10, Coke 15-11, Hughes, P 17-12, Marte 4-2, Price 103-65, Thayer 20-13, Bennett 18-12.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sabathia 1-1, Albaladejo 2-0, Robertson, D 2-1, Bruney 0-1, Coke 1-0, Hughes, P 1-0, Marte 0-1, Price 8-3, Thayer 0-1, Bennett 2-1.
Batters faced: Sabathia 22, Albaladejo 8, Robertson, D 5, Bruney 3, Coke 4, Hughes, P 4, Marte 2, Price 26, Thayer 5, Bennett 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Albaladejo 2-0, Marte 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Wally Bell. 1B: Brian Runge. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Kerwin Danley.
Weather: 72 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:16.
Att: 22,704.
Venue: Tropicana Field.
October 2, 2009
October 2, 2009

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