Final in 8

Yankees 6

(6-5, 4-2 away)

Rays 7

(9-3, 3-3 home)

    1:05 PM ET, March 12, 2008

    Progress Energy Park, St. Petersburg, Florida 

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    NYY 000003030 6 - -
    TB 20000023 - 7 - -
     
    
    NY YANKEES (6) AT TAMPA BAY (7)
    
     NY YANKEES       AB  R  H BI  TAMPA BAY        AB  R  H BI
     M Cabrera CF      3  1  1  0  A Iwamura 2B      2  1  2  0 
     C Ransom 3B       2  0  0  0  R Brignac SS      2  1  2  0 
     R Cano 2B         3  0  2  0  C Crawford LF     3  1  2  0 
     B Castro PR-2B    2  2  1  0  C Richard LF      1  1  0  0 
     B Abreu RF        1  0  0  0  J Owens CF        0  0  0  0 
     J Christian PR-LF 0  2  0  0  C Pena 1B         3  0  0  0 
     S Duncan 1B       1  0  0  0  J Rodriguez RF    2  1  1  2 
     J Lane 1B         2  0  0  0  B Upton CF        2  0  0  0 
     A Gonzalez SS     0  0  0  0  R Merrill Jr. 2B  1  1  1  1 
     J Posada C        3  0  1  3  C Floyd DH        3  0  1  1 
     B Gardner PR-CF   1  1  1  2  J Guzman PR-DH    1  1  0  0 
     H Matsui DH       3  0  0  0  J Gomes RF        1  0  1  1 
     N Green PR-DH     0  0  0  0  J Weber RF-CF     4  0  1  1 
     M Ensberg 3B      3  0  0  0  E Longoria 3B     1  0  0  0 
     K Anson C         1  0  0  0  E Hinske 3B       2  0  1  0 
     W Betemit SS-1B   4  0  0  0  M DiFelice C      2  0  0  0 
     G Porter LF-RF    4  0  1  0  W Aybar 1B        1  0  0  1 
                                   J Bartlett SS     2  0  1  0 
                                   J Paul C          2  0  1  0 
     TOTALS           33  6  7  5  TOTALS           35  7 14  7
    
     NY YANKEES                000 003 030 --  6
     TAMPA BAY                 200 000 23x --  7
    
     E--E Longoria, J Paul. LOB--NY YANKEES 5, TAMPA 
     BAY 12. 2B--J Posada, R Cano, J Weber, A Iwamura, 
     J Rodriguez, C Floyd, C Crawford. HR--R Merrill 
     Jr. 1 (1) (off D Giese). SB--B Gardner 2 (3), N 
     Green 1 (1), B Castro 1 (3). CS--J Bartlett. S--A 
     Gonzalez, R Merrill Jr.. SF--W Aybar.
                                       IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
      NY YANKEES
     H Phillips                       2-3   3   2   2   1   1   0
     S Patterson                    1 1-3   1   0   0   0   2   0
     L Hawkins                          2   3   0   0   1   2   0
     R Ohlendorf                        1   0   0   0   0   1   0
     S Henn                             1   2   0   0   1   3   0
     D Giese                            1   2   2   2   1   1   1
     J Albaladejo (L,0-1)               1   3   3   3   1   1   0
      TAMPA BAY
     A Sonnanstine                      3   1   0   0   0   0   0
     S Dohmann                          1   1   0   0   1   2   0
     T Percival                         1   0   0   0   0   2   0
     B Anderson                         0   2   3   3   1   0   0
     C Medlock                          2   1   0   0   0   4   0
     D Wheeler (W,1-0)                  1   2   3   2   2   2   0
     G Glover (S,1)                     1   0   0   0   0   0   0
    
     HBP--E Longoria by H Phillips. BALK--H Phillips. 
     SO--NYY: M Ensberg 2, G Porter 2, J Lane 2, K 
     Anson, W Betemit, C Ransom, J Posada. TB: B Upton 
     2, C Pena 2, J Rodriguez, J Weber, W Aybar, C 
     Richard, M DiFelice, J Paul, E Hinske. BB--NYY: B 
     Abreu 2, J Christian, H Matsui. TB: C Floyd, B 
     Upton, C Richard, E Longoria, A Iwamura. T--3:32. 
     A--6,607.