Game 147: Yankees @ Orioles

September, 17, 2010
9/17/10
3:43
PM ET
10:17: Mo busts a bat, Yankees break some hearts. Game over, 4-3 Yankees

10:15: Jones pops out to Jeter and there's two down

10:12: Mo retires Pie easy as pie on a comebacker and there's one out in the bottom of the ninth

10:09: Yanks are down --and up -- and Mariano is on to try to close it out

10:06: A-Rod bomb chases Uehara, brings on lefty Mike Gonzalez, who allows single to Cano

10:03: After getting a break on the 1-2 pitch, A-Rod clubs the next one high into the LF seats, 3-run bomb gives yankees a 4-3 lead

10:00: Tex delights the crowd by popping out to third and it's up to A-Rod

10:00: Markakis may have misread Granderson's liner to right, which falls in for a single. The most hated man in Baltimore, Teixeira, up as the go-ahead run at the plate

9:58: Jeter looks at a 1-2 fastball and there's one out

9:55: Posada works the count to 3-2, then leads off the ninth with a line single to left

9:48: D-Rob Ks Luke Scott with a honey of a curve and now Yanks will send up Posada, Jeter, Granderson to try to pull this one out vs. O's closer Uehara

9:42: Burnett is done after 7IP, 6Hs, 3ER, 2HRs. D-Robertson now pitching for the Yankees

9:38: Gardner grounds out to second to end the eighth and the Yankees are three outs away from their ninth loss in 11 games

9:35: Swisher taps out to first, runners advance with two out in the eighth

9:34: Cano strikes out but reaches first when the pitch gets away from Wieters, goes to second on Berkman's single to right, and now Swisher is up to hit for Kearns

9:28: Millwood's out after one of his best outings of the year: 7IP, 5H, 1 ER, 6Ks. RHP Jim Johnson in to protect 3-1 lead in the eighth

9:24: O's extend the lead as Robert Andino barely reaches the left-field seats with a line drive, his first home run in nearly a year, and it's 3-1 Baltimore

9:10: Jeter makes a lot of people happy here in Camden looking at a Millwood fastball for strike three. Two out, one on in the 7th

9:08: Posada hits for Cervelli and draws a walk with one out in the seventh

9:04: We're through six in yet another one-run ballgame, yanks down 2-1, both AJ and Millwood pitching well

8:27: Orioles take the lead when Adam Jones crushes Burnett's 2-0 fastball over the right-centerfield fence. 2-1 in the fourth

8:07: O's tie the game on a sac fly to center by Nick Markakis, scoring Cesar Izturis, who was hit by a pitch, stole second and advanced to third on a ground out

7:59: Millwood bounces back to throw a 1-2-3 third

7:55: Burnett works out of trouble by striking out Wieters and Robert Andino

7:50: Jeter gets another break from the umpires when 2b ump Paul Nauert calls Felix Pie out on a force at second even though Jeter dropped the throw from Teixeira. O's have first and third, one out with Matt Wieters at bat

7:41: Yanks follow A-Rod's homer by loading the bases on a single and two walks, but Jeter lines out hard to third to end the inning sans further damage.

7:24: A-Rod just pulverizes a Millwood fastball, clocked at a juicy 87 MPH, over the left-centerfield fence to give the Yankees a 1-0 lead

7:21: AJ Burnett matches Millwood with a 1-2-3 first, capped by Ty Wigginton looking at a fastball on the corner for the third out

7:14: Millwood pitches a spotless first, including a K of Teixeira on a sharp curveball.

7:08: kevin Millwood's first pitch is a strike to Jeter, who gets booed by the crowd here at Camden

Pre-game clubhouse chatter: Brett Gardner took some early BP and proclaimed himself fit to return to the lineup after missing four games with a sore right thumb. Nick Swisher, however, is still not recovered from his knee bruise and is available only as a pinch-hitter

Here are tonight's lineups:

Yankees

Jeter ss
Granderson cf
Teixeira 1B
Rodriguez 3B
Cano 2B
Berkman dh
Kearns rf
Gardner lf
Cervelli c
Burnett rhp

Orioles

Roberts 2b
Markakis rf
Wigginton 1b
Scott dh
Pie lf
Jones cf
Wieters c
Andino 3b
Izturis ss
Millwood rhp
Wallace Matthews has covered New York sports since 1983 as a reporter, columnist, radio host and TV commentator. He covers the Yankees for ESPNNewYork.com after working for Newsday, the New York Post, the New York Sun and ESPN New York 98.7 FM.
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TEAM LEADERS

WINS LEADER
Masahiro Tanaka
WINS ERA SO IP
12 2.51 135 129
OTHER LEADERS
BAJ. Ellsbury .286
HRM. Teixeira 20
RBIJ. Ellsbury 64
RB. Gardner 79
OPSJ. Ellsbury .778
ERAH. Kuroda 3.88
SOM. Tanaka 135