Final

Yankees 12

(4-5, 2-3 away)

Tigers 3

(3-6, 3-1 home)

    1:05 PM ET, March 8, 2009

    Joker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland, Florida 

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    NYY 032060001 12 - -
    DET 000002100 3 - -
     
    
    NY YANKEES (12) AT DETROIT (3)
    
     NY YANKEES       AB  R  H BI  DETROIT          AB  R  H BI
     M Cabrera CF      2  1  1  0  A Everett SS      2  0  0  0 
     A Jackson PH-LF   2  0  0  0  R Santiago SS     1  1  0  0 
     J Damon LF        3  0  0  0  P Polanco 2B      1  0  0  0 
     B Gardner LF-CF   3  1  0  0  W Rhymes 2B       2  1  1  2 
     N Swisher 1B      1  1  0  1  G Sheffield DH    3  0  0  0 
     J Miranda 1B      2  0  0  0  C Thomas PH-DH    1  0  0  0 
     H Matsui DH       1  1  0  0  M Thames LF       4  0  0  0 
     J Rodriguez PH-DH 1  0  0  1  J Larish 1B-3B    3  1  2  0 
     X Nady RF         3  1  1  1  B Clevlen CF      2  0  0  0 
     C Curtis PH-RF    2  0  1  2  C Wells PR-CF     1  0  0  0 
     C Ransom 3B       2  2  2  0  G Laird C         1  0  0  0 
     J Leone 3B        2  1  0  0  M St. Pierre C    2  0  1  0 
     J Molina C        2  1  2  2  B Inge 3B         2  0  0  0 
     A Romine C        1  0  0  0  D Kelly 1B        0  0  0  1 
     A Berroa SS       3  2  2  4  A Gomez RF        3  0  0  0 
     R Pena SS         2  1  1  0  
     D Bernier 2B      3  0  1  0  
     E Nunez PH-2B     2  0  1  1  
     TOTALS           37 12 12 12  TOTALS           28  3  4  3
    
     NY YANKEES                032 060 001 -- 12
     DETROIT                   000 002 100 --  3
    
     E--B Clevlen. DP--NY YANKEES 2, DETROIT 1. 
     LOB--NY YANKEES 9, DETROIT 4. 2B--C Ransom, E 
     Nunez, A Berroa. 3B--R Pena. HR--W Rhymes 1 (1) 
     (off B Bruney), X Nady 1 (1) (off S Williamson), A
     Berroa 1 (2) (off N Robertson). SB--C Ransom 1 
     (1). CS--M Cabrera. SF--D Kelly.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      NY YANKEES
     A Burnett (W,1-0)                  2   1   0   0   0   0   0
     P Hughes                           3   0   0   0   2   4   0
     B Bruney                           1   1   2   2   1   1   1
     A Brackman                         1   2   1   1   0   0   0
     E Hacker                           1   0   0   0   0   0   0
     M Melancon                         1   0   0   0   1   1   0
      DETROIT
     N Robertson (L,0-1)                2   3   3   3   4   2   1
     D Willis                           2   3   2   2   2   2   0
     S Williamson                     2-3   2   6   6   4   0   1
     R Darrow                       1 1-3   2   0   0   0   1   0
     F Rodney                           1   0   0   0   0   3   0
     J Rincon                           1   0   0   0   0   0   0
     C Fien                             1   2   1   1   0   0   0
    
     WP--R Darrow. HBP--J Rodriguez by R Darrow, B 
     Clevlen by A Brackman. SO--NYY: J Damon 2, X Nady,
     J Miranda, J Leone, B Gardner, J Rodriguez, D 
     Bernier. DET: M Thames, G Sheffield, C Wells, J 
     Larish, B Clevlen, B Inge. BB--NYY: N Swisher 3, H
     Matsui 2, M Cabrera 2, J Molina 2, J Leone. DET: R
     Santiago, J Larish, G Laird, P Polanco. T--2:54. 
     A--9,640.
    

    Game Information

    StadiumJoker Marchant Stadium, Lakeland, FL
    UmpiresHome - D.J. Reyburn, First Base - Damien Beal, Second Base - Jerry Layne, Third Base - Mark Wegner