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NYY 8,  MIN 4
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Righty Carlos Silva was knocked out of his postseason debut after allowing six runs over five-plus innings as the Twins dropped Game 3 of the American League Division Series to the Yankees at the Metrodome, falling into a 2-1 series hole in the best-of-5 series. Full story >

October 8, 2004
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 3 0 0 0 4 1 0 0   8 14 1
Minnesota
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3   4 12 1
N.Y. YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Jeter, SS5033000.385
Rodriguez, 3B5000004.400
Sheffield, RF5020000.250
Crosby, RF0000000.000
Matsui, LF5231001.462
Williams, CF5112003.231
Posada, C4220012.308
Olerud, 1B3210101.200
Cairo, 2B3111000.222
Lofton, DH4011012.250
Totals3981481213 

BATTING
2B: Sheffield (1, Silva), Jeter (1, Mulholland).
HR: Williams (1, 6th inning off Silva, 1 on, 0 out), Matsui (1, 7th inning off Mulholland, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Jeter 4; Sheffield 3; Matsui 6; Williams 4; Posada 2; Olerud; Cairo; Lofton.
RBI: Cairo (1), Lofton (1), Jeter 3 (4), Williams 2 (2), Matsui (2).
2-out RBI: Cairo, Lofton, Jeter 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rodriguez 3, Posada.
S: Cairo.
GIDP: Williams 2.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Jeter (1, 2nd base off Crain/Blanco).
CS: Sheffield (1, 2nd base by Silva/Blanco).

FIELDING
E: Jeter (1, throw).
Outfield assists: Matsui (Hunter at 3rd base), Williams (Koskie at 2nd base).
DP: (Jeter-Olerud).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Stewart, LF4011000.214
Jones, RF5121002.267
Hunter, CF4010001.357
Morneau, 1B4000001.167
Koskie, 3B3120000.400
Ford, DH3110001.143
Guzman, SS4130000.455
Cuddyer, 2B4021014.500
Blanco, C2000002.000
a-LeCroy, PH-C1000011.500
b-Offerman, PH1001002.000
Totals3541240214 

a-Struck out for Blanco in the 7th. b-Grounded out for LeCroy in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hunter (1, Brown), Jones (1, Quantrill).
HR: Jones (2, 1st inning off Brown, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Stewart; Jones 6; Hunter 2; Koskie 2; Ford; Guzman 3; Cuddyer 2.
RBI: Jones (2), Cuddyer (2), Offerman (1), Stewart (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blanco 2, Cuddyer, Morneau, Jones.
SF: Stewart.
GIDP: Jones.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Guzman (1, 2nd base off Brown/Posada).

FIELDING
E: Guzman (1, throw).
DP: 2 (Guzman-Morneau, Guzman-Cuddyer-Morneau).

 
N.Y. YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Brown (W, 1-0)6.08110111.50
Quantrill 1.22000100.00
Heredia 0.102200054.00
Sturtze 0.02110006.75
Rivera 1.00000000.00
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Silva (L, 0-1)5.0106601110.80
Romero 0.20111109.00
Crain 0.11000000.00
Mulholland 3.03110013.00

Silva pitched to 3 batters in the 6th.
Heredia pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.
Sturtze pitched to 2 batters in the 9th.

HBP: Koskie (by Heredia), Ford (by Heredia).
Pitches-strikes: Brown 84-62, Quantrill 24-14, Heredia 6-3, Sturtze 4-3, Rivera 10-7, Silva 78-50, Romero 12-6, Crain 9-5, Mulholland 42-26.
Ground outs-fly outs: Brown 8-7, Quantrill 4-0, Heredia 1-0, Sturtze 0-0, Rivera 2-1, Silva 7-6, Romero 1-0, Crain 1-0, Mulholland 6-3.
Batters faced: Brown 23, Quantrill 7, Heredia 3, Sturtze 2, Rivera 3, Silva 24, Romero 3, Crain 2, Mulholland 12.
Inherited runners-scored: Heredia 1-0, Sturtze 2-1, Rivera 3-2, Romero 1-0, Crain 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Mike Everitt. 2B: Jerry Crawford. 3B: Paul Nauert. LF: Charlie Reliford. RF: Mark Wegner.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:02.
Att: 54,803.

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