Game Information
Score of Game
Detroit Tigers 9 New York Yankees 7
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
No
Ballpark
Attendance
33,326
Weather
Vis Manager
Joe Torre (NYA)
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
NYA Record
22-11 -- AL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 1 / 2
NYA Streak
Loss 2
DET Record
10-23 -- AL Central -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 14 / 30
DET Streak
Win 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1NYA1Chuck Knoblauch2BRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout0---0-1CXGrounded out to Third Base [Dean Palmer]10-0---
    1NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout1---2-1CBBXGrounded out to First Base [Tony Clark]20-0---
    1NYA3Paul O'NeillRFLDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout2---3-1BBBCXGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYARoger ClemensRWalk0---3-2BFBBFFBWalked40-0---
    1DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYARoger ClemensRCaught Stealing01--1-1BCCLuis Polonia Caught Stealing 2B [Roger Clemens/Jorge Posada]50-0Non-Batter Event
    1DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYARoger ClemensRStrikeout1---2-2BCCBFCStrikeout Looking60-0---
    1DET3Juan EncarnacionCFRNYARoger ClemensRSingle2---0-1FXBunt Single to Third Base70-0---
    1DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYARoger ClemensRWalk21--3-1CBBBBWalked ... Juan Encarnacion advanced to second80-0---
    1DET5Tony Clark1BLNYARoger ClemensRFlyout212-1-2BFCXFlied out to Left Field [Shane Spencer]90-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2NYA4Bernie WilliamsCFRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout0---2-2CCBBXGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz]100-0---
    2NYA5Jorge PosadaCRDETCJ NitkowskiLFlyout1---3-2BBFBFXFlied out to Center Field [Juan Encarnacion]110-0---
    2NYA6Tino Martinez1BLDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout2---2-1BBCXGrounded out to Pitcher [CJ Nitkowski]120-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2DET6Dean Palmer3BRNYARoger ClemensRFlyout0---0-1SXFlied out to Center Field [Bernie Williams]130-0---
    2DET7Robert FickCLNYARoger ClemensRReached on Error1---1-0BXReached on Error by Second Base [Chuck Knoblauch]140-0---
    2DET8Jose Macias2BLNYARoger ClemensRStrikeout11--3-2CBFBBSStrikeout Swinging; Robert Fick thrown out at second base150-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3NYA7Shane SpencerLFRDETCJ NitkowskiLLineout0---1-0BXLined out to Third Base [Dean Palmer]160-0---
    3NYA8Jim LeyritzDHRDETCJ NitkowskiLSingle1---2-2BBCSFXSingled on line drive to Left Field170-0---
    3NYA9Clay BellingerSSRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout11--1-1CBXGrounded out to Pitcher [CJ Nitkowski] ... Jim Leyritz forced out at second base180-0---
    3NYA1Chuck Knoblauch2BRDETCJ NitkowskiLFlyout21--0-0XFlied out to First Base [Tony Clark]190-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3DET9Deivi CruzSSRNYARoger ClemensRGroundout0---1-0BXGrounded out to Third Base [Scott Brosius]200-0---
    3DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYARoger ClemensRSingle1---0-0XSingled on ground ball to Left Field210-0---
    3DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYARoger ClemensRSingle11--1-2SFBXSingled on ground ball to Left Field ... Luis Polonia advanced to second220-0---
    3DET3Juan EncarnacionCFRNYARoger ClemensRGroundout112-1-2BFFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Clay Bellinger] ... Rich Becker forced out at second base ... Luis Polonia advanced to third230-0---
    3DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYARoger ClemensRDouble21-30-0XDoubled on ground ball to Left Field; Juan Encarnacion advanced to third ... Luis Polonia Scored ... Juan Encarnacion advanced to third240-0---
    3DET5Tony Clark1BLNYARoger ClemensRFlyout2-230-0XFlied out to Left Field [Shane Spencer]251-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETCJ NitkowskiLStrikeout0---0-2CSCStrikeout Looking260-1---
    4NYA3Paul O'NeillRFLDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout1---0-0XGrounded out to Second Base [Jose Macias]270-1---
    4NYA4Bernie WilliamsCFRDETCJ NitkowskiLWalk2---3-1BCBBBWalked280-1---
    4NYA5Jorge PosadaCRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout21--0-1CXGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz] ... Bernie Williams forced out at second base290-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4DET6Dean Palmer3BRNYARoger ClemensRSingle0---2-2CCBBXSingled on ground ball to Left Field301-0---
    4DET7Robert FickCLNYARoger ClemensRWalk01--3-2BBCBFBWalked ... Dean Palmer advanced to second311-0---
    4DET8Jose Macias2BLNYARoger ClemensRSingle012-0-0XBunt Single to Third Base ... Robert Fick advanced to second ... Dean Palmer advanced to third321-0---
    4DET9Deivi CruzSSRNYARoger ClemensRSingle01230-0XSingled on ground ball to Right Field ... Dean Palmer Scored ... Jose Macias advanced to second ... Robert Fick advanced to third331-0---
    4DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYARoger ClemensRFlyout01230-0XFlied out to Right Field [Paul O'Neill]342-0---
    4DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYARoger ClemensRWalk11233-2BBFCBBWalked ... Robert Fick Scored ... Deivi Cruz advanced to second ... Jose Macias advanced to third352-0---
    4DET3Juan EncarnacionCFRNYARoger ClemensRSingle11230-2SFXSingled on fly ball to Left Field ... Deivi Cruz Scored ... Jose Macias Scored ... Rich Becker advanced to second363-0---
    4DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYARoger ClemensRWild Pitch112-1-2CFBBWild Pitch by Roger Clemens ... Juan Encarnacion advanced to second ... Rich Becker advanced to third375-0Non-Batter Event
    4DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYARoger ClemensRGroundout1-232-2CFBBFXGrounded out to Third Base [Scott Brosius]385-0---
    4DET5Tony Clark1BLNYARoger ClemensRFlyout2-232-2FBFBFXFlied out to Center Field [Bernie Williams]395-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5NYA6Tino Martinez1BLDETCJ NitkowskiLSingle0---1-0BXSingled on fly ball to Left Field400-5---
    5NYA7Shane SpencerLFRDETCJ NitkowskiLDouble01--0-0XDoubled on fly ball to Right Field; Tino Martinez advanced to third ... Tino Martinez advanced to third410-5---
    5NYA8Jim LeyritzDHRDETCJ NitkowskiLSingle0-231-0BXSingled on fly ball to Right Field ... Shane Spencer Scored ... Tino Martinez Scored420-5---
    5NYA9Clay BellingerSSRDETCJ NitkowskiLLineout01--1-1BFXLined out to Center Field [Juan Encarnacion]432-5---
    5NYA1Chuck Knoblauch2BRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout11--2-1BCBXGrounded out to Second Base [Jose Macias] ... Jim Leyritz forced out at second base442-5---
    5NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETCJ NitkowskiLSingle21--1-2FFFBFXInfield Single to ... Chuck Knoblauch advanced to second452-5---
    5NYA3Paul O'NeillRFLDETCJ NitkowskiLFlyout212-0-1CXFlied out to Third Base [Dean Palmer]462-5---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5DET6Dean Palmer3BRNYARoger ClemensRHome Run0---0-0XHome Run on fly ball to Right Field475-2---
    5DET7Robert FickCLNYARoger ClemensRStrikeout0---1-2SCBCStrikeout Looking486-2---
    5DET8Jose Macias2BLNYARoger ClemensRFlyout1---0-0XFlied out to Left Field [Shane Spencer]496-2---
    5DET9Deivi CruzSSRNYARoger ClemensRTriple2---0-2CFXTripled on fly ball to Right Field506-2---
    5DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYARoger ClemensRWalk2--33-1BBFBBWalked516-2---
    5DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYATodd ErdosRStrikeout21-33-2FBBBFSStrikeout Swinging526-2---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6NYA4Bernie WilliamsCFRDETCJ NitkowskiLSingle0---0-0XInfield Single to532-6---
    6NYA5Jorge PosadaCRDETCJ NitkowskiLGroundout01--0-2FCXGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz] ... Bernie Williams forced out at second base542-6---
    6NYA6Tino Martinez1BLDETCJ NitkowskiLWalk11--3-1CBBBBWalked ... Jorge Posada advanced to second552-6---
    6NYA7Shane SpencerLFRDETWillie BlairRGroundout112-0-0XGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz]. Double Play ... Tino Martinez out at 2b.562-6---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6DET3Juan EncarnacionCFRNYATodd ErdosRPopout0---3-1BBBCXPopped out to Second Base [Chuck Knoblauch]576-2---
    6DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYATodd ErdosRSingle1---1-0BXSingled on popout to Left Field586-2---
    6DET5Tony Clark1BLNYATodd ErdosRStrikeout11--0-2FCFSStrikeout Swinging596-2---
    6DET6Dean Palmer3BRNYATodd ErdosRGroundout21--1-1BFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Clay Bellinger] ... Juan Gonzalez forced out at second base606-2---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7NYA8Jim LeyritzDHRDETWillie BlairRGroundout0---1-0BXGrounded out to Second Base [Jose Macias]612-6---
    7NYA9Clay BellingerSSRDETWillie BlairRGroundout1---2-2FSBFBFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Deivi Cruz]622-6---
    7NYA1Chuck Knoblauch2BRDETWillie BlairRLineout2---2-1CBBXLined out to Right Field [Juan Gonzalez]632-6---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7DET7Robert FickCLNYATodd ErdosRStrikeout0---1-2SSFBSStrikeout Swinging646-2---
    7DET8Jose Macias2BLNYATodd ErdosRSingle1---0-0XSingled on line drive to Right Field656-2---
    7DET9Deivi CruzSSRNYATodd ErdosRSingle11--0-0XInfield Single to ... Jose Macias advanced to third666-2---
    7DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYATodd ErdosRSingle11-31-0BXSingled on line drive to Right Field ... Jose Macias Scored ... Deivi Cruz advanced to second676-2---
    7DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYATodd ErdosRWild Pitch112-1-1CBBWild Pitch by Todd Erdos ... Luis Polonia advanced to second ... Deivi Cruz advanced to third687-2Non-Batter Event
    7DET2Rich BeckerLFLNYATodd ErdosRWalk1-233-2CBBFBBWalked697-2---
    7DET3Juan EncarnacionCFRNYADarrell EinertsonRGroundout11230-0XGrounded out to Pitcher [Darrell Einertson] ... Deivi Cruz Scored ... Rich Becker advanced to second ... Luis Polonia advanced to third707-2---
    7DET4Juan GonzalezRFRNYADarrell EinertsonRGroundout2-232-2SSFBBFXGrounded out to Shortstop [Clay Bellinger]718-2---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETWillie BlairRStrikeout0---2-2BCFBFFFCStrikeout Looking722-8---
    8NYA3Paul O'NeillRFLDETWillie BlairRWalk1---3-0BBBBWalked732-8---
    8NYA4Bernie WilliamsCFLDETWillie BlairRSingle11--0-0XSingled on ground ball to Center Field ... Paul O'Neill advanced to third742-8---
    8NYA5Jorge PosadaCRDETJim PooleLSingle11-31-2SFBXSingled on ground ball to Center Field ... Paul O'Neill Scored ... Bernie Williams advanced to second752-8---
    8NYA6Tino Martinez1BLDETJim PooleLDouble112-1-2BSFXDoubled on ground ball to Right Field ... Jorge Posada Scored ... Bernie Williams Scored763-8---
    8NYA7Shane SpencerLFRDETDoug BrocailRFlyout1-2-0-0XFlied out to Left Field [Rich Becker]775-8---
    8NYA8Ricky LedeeDHLDETDoug BrocailRGroundout2-2-2-2CSBFBFXGrounded out to First Base [Tony Clark]785-8---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8DET5Gregg JefferiesPHLNYADarrell EinertsonRWalk0---3-2BCBBCBWalked798-5---
    8DET6Dean Palmer3BRNYADarrell EinertsonRLineout01--0-1CXLined out to Shortstop [Clay Bellinger]808-5---
    8DET7Robert FickCLNYADarrell EinertsonRSingle11--1-2CFBFXSingled on line drive to Right Field ... Gregg Jefferies advanced to second818-5---
    8DET8Jose Macias2BLNYADarrell EinertsonRGroundout112-1-2BFFXGrounded out to Second Base [Chuck Knoblauch] ... Robert Fick forced out at second base ... Gregg Jefferies advanced to third828-5---
    8DET9Deivi CruzSSRNYAJason GrimsleyRSingle21-31-0BXSingled on ground ball to Center Field ... Gregg Jefferies Scored ... Jose Macias advanced to second838-5---
    8DET1Luis PoloniaDHLNYAJason GrimsleyRGroundout212-0-1CXGrounded out to First Base [Tino Martinez] ... Deivi Cruz forced out at second base ... Jose Macias advanced to third849-5---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9NYA9Lance JohnsonPHLDETDoug BrocailRGroundout0---2-2CBBFFXGrounded out to First Base [Gregg Jefferies]855-9---
    9NYA1Chuck Knoblauch2BRDETDoug BrocailRSingle1---0-1CXSingled on ground ball to Left Field865-9---
    9NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETDoug BrocailRWild Pitch11--1-2CFBBWild Pitch by Doug Brocail ... Chuck Knoblauch advanced to second875-9Non-Batter Event
    9NYA2Scott Brosius3BRDETDoug BrocailRStrikeout1-2-3-2CFBBBSStrikeout Swinging885-9---
    9NYA3Paul O'NeillRFLDETDoug BrocailRHome Run2-2-2-1BFBXHome Run on ground ball to ... Chuck Knoblauch Scored895-9---
    9NYA4Bernie WilliamsCFLDETTodd JonesRTriple2---1-1FBXTripled on ground ball to907-9---
    9NYA5Jorge PosadaCLDETTodd JonesRFlyout2--30-2SSXFlied out to Left Field [Rich Becker]917-9---
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