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Strong start to season
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Orioles 10, Yankees 5
Jeremy Guthrie struck out three and walked three in the O's win on Monday. (Greg Fiume/Getty)
The Orioles got off to a roaring start in '09, beating the Yankees in their home opener. After tagging CC Sabathia for a pair of three-run frames, Baltimore cruised to victory behind a four-run eighth that was highlighted by Cesar Izturis' two-run homer.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (0-1)
Lost 1
Baltimore 10, NY Yankees 5   BAL
Baltimore (1-0)
Won 1
April 6, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0   5 11 0
Baltimore
0 0 3 0 3 0 0 4 X   10 14 0
Standings thru 4/6/09  |  Recap: NYY | BAL  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Orioles stats
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 .600
Damon, LF 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .667
Teixeira, 1B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .000
Matsui, DH 5 1 1 2 0 1 4 .200
Posada, C 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 .333
Cano, 2B 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .333
Nady, RF 4 0 1 1 1 1 4 .250
Ransom, 3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
  a-Swisher, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
  1-Pena, R, PR-3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Gardner, B, CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .333
Totals 34 5 11 5 6 4 20  

a-Doubled for Ransom in the 8th.
1-Ran for Swisher in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Nady (1, Guthrie), Swisher (1, Johnson, J).
3B: Damon (1, Guthrie).
HR: Posada (1, 6th inning off Guthrie, 0 on, 0 out), Matsui (1, 7th inning off Ray, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Posada 4; Cano; Matsui 4; Jeter 3; Damon 4; Gardner, B; Swisher 2; Nady 2.
RBI: Damon (1), Posada (1), Nady (1), Matsui 2 (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui 2; Teixeira.
SAC: Gardner, B.
SF: Damon.
GIDP: Nady.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Gardner, B (Mora at home).
DP: 3 (Cano-Jeter-Teixeira, Gardner, B-Posada, Jeter-Teixeira).
Pickoffs: Albaladejo (Roberts, B at 1st base).

 
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .750
Jones, Ad, CF 3 3 3 2 2 0 0 1.000
Markakis, RF 4 2 2 2 0 0 3 .500
Mora, 3B 3 0 1 0 2 0 2 .333
Huff, 1B 5 0 1 3 0 0 5 .200
Wigginton, DH 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .250
Scott, LF 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 .000
  Pie, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Zaun, C 4 1 1 0 0 0 5 .250
Izturis, C, SS 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .500
Totals 33 10 14 10 8 2 19  

BATTING
2B: Roberts, B (1, Sabathia), Zaun (1, Coke), Huff (1, Marte).
3B: Jones, Ad (1, Sabathia).
HR: Izturis, C (1, 8th inning off Coke, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Izturis, C 5; Jones, Ad 5; Roberts, B 4; Wigginton; Mora; Zaun 2; Markakis 2; Huff 2.
RBI: Jones, Ad 2 (2), Markakis 2 (2), Huff 3 (3), Scott (1), Izturis, C 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Huff 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Huff; Wigginton 2.
SF: Markakis.
GIDP: Izturis, C, Huff.
Team RISP: 6-for-14.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Izturis, C (1, 2nd base off Sabathia/Posada).
CS: Roberts, B (1, 2nd base by Albaladejo/Posada).
PO: Roberts, B (1st base by Albaladejo).

FIELDING
DP: (Mora-Huff).

 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sabathia (L, 0-1) 4.1 8 6 6 5 0 0 12.46
Albaladejo 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Coke 1.2 2 2 2 1 2 1 10.80
Bruney 0.1 1 2 2 2 0 0 54.00
Marte 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Guthrie (W, 1-0) 6.0 7 3 3 3 3 1 4.50
Ray (H, 1) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 1 54.00
Walker 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -
Sarfate (H, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Johnson, J (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
Sherrill 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00

Walker pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Sabathia 2, Bruney.
IBB: Wigginton (by Sabathia).
HBP: Posada (by Guthrie).
Pitches-strikes: Sabathia 96-50, Albaladejo 13-11, Coke 27-16, Bruney 17-8, Marte 10-5, Guthrie 93-59, Ray 8-4, Walker 7-4, Sarfate 6-4, Johnson, J 14-8, Sherrill 12-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sabathia 7-4, Albaladejo 1-1, Coke 2-0, Bruney 1-0, Marte 1-0, Guthrie 5-7, Ray 0-0, Walker 0-0, Sarfate 1-0, Johnson, J 3-0, Sherrill 0-2.
Batters faced: Sabathia 25, Albaladejo 4, Coke 7, Bruney 4, Marte 2, Guthrie 28, Ray 4, Walker 1, Sarfate 1, Johnson, J 5, Sherrill 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Albaladejo 3-0, Coke 1-0, Marte 3-2, Walker 1-0, Sarfate 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Randy Marsh. 1B: Mike Winters. 2B: Lance Barksdale. 3B: James Hoye.
Weather: 56 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 3 mph, L to R.
T: 3:31.
Att: 48,607.
Venue: Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
April 6, 2009
April 6, 2009

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