6:30 PM ET, October 4, 2007
Progressive Field, Cleveland, Ohio
• Goats: Yankees starter Chien-Ming Wang and reliever Ross Ohlendorf combined to allow 11 earned runs and 13 hits in 5 2/3 innings.
• Figure this pt. 1: New York has lost four straight playoff games and 11 of 14 overall dating to its 2004 AL Championship Series collapse against Boston.
• Figure this pt. 2: Cleveland outfielder Kenny Lofton picked up his 33rd career steal in the postseason, tying him with Rickey Henderson for the most in playoff history.
• Quotable: "Let's just get over it and lick our wounds and then we'll figure it out." -- Yankees manager Joe Torre
-- ESPN.com news services
Indians 12, Yankees 3
Lofton got his 33rd steal in the postseason, tying Rickey Henderson for the career record. ... Lofton hadn't driven in four runs in a game since 2001. ... The Indians tied a club postseason record with four homers. They've now done it three times, twice in 1998. ... Pettitte is 0-3 with a 9.73 ERA in three postseason starts against Cleveland.
|1st||J Damon homered to right.||1||0|
|1st||R Garko singled to center, T Hafner scored, V Martinez to second.||1||1|
|1st||K Lofton singled to center, V Martinez and R Garko scored, J Peralta out at third.||1||3|
|3rd||A Cabrera homered to right center.||1||4|
|4th||R Cano homered to right.||2||4|
|5th||B Abreu doubled to left, S Duncan scored, J Damon to third.||3||4|
|5th||V Martinez homered to center, A Cabrera scored.||3||6|
|5th||K Lofton singled to center, J Peralta scored.||3||7|
|5th||C Blake doubled to right, K Lofton and F Gutierrez scored.||3||9|
|6th||T Hafner homered to right center.||0||0|
|6th||K Lofton doubled to right center, R Garko scored, J Peralta to third.||0||0|
|8th||R Garko homered to right.||3||12|
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|Stadium||Progressive Field, Cleveland, OH|
|Attendance||44,608 (105.6% full) - % is based on regular season capacity|
|Weather||73 degrees, clear|
|Umpires||Home Plate - Bruce Froemming, First Base - Laz Diaz, Second Base - Ron Kulpa, Third Base - Fieldin Culbreth|