Joba vs. Hobbs: Strikeout on three pitches.
Joba vs. Manz: Popped to third on a 2-2 pitch.
Joba vs. Rey: Struck out swinging on a full-count slider.
MIDDLE OF THE SECOND
Now pitching for USF: Zach Pietrzyk, a freshman right-hander.
Posada: Doubles to right.
Cano: Grounds to shortstop, Posada to third.
Cabrera: Sac fly to right, Posada scores sliding on. 2-0 Yankees.
Damon: Walks. Duncan to second.
Jeter: Groundball to left side … through into left field for a base hit! Duncan rounds third and will score and the Yankees lead 3-0.
Abreu: Here’s Bobby Abreu, the 18th batter of the game. This pointless statistic brought to you by the 18th Street Bar and Grill.
Abreu walks to load the bases for A-Rod.
Rodriguez: Base hit to left, two runs score. 5-0 Yankees.
Giambi: Fliees to center to end the inning. Four runs on three hits and no errors. Two left on.
TOP OF THE THIRD
Now pitching for the Yankees: Ian Patrick Kennedy
The line for Joba: 2 0 0 0 0 2 — 22 pitches/15 strikes.
IPK vs. Cleveland: Line drive to first on the first pitch. The Big G snaps it up.
IPK vs. Angelberger: Struck out swinging on a 3-2 pitch. The first base umpire punched him out on the swing. The perfect game lives.
IPK vs. Koscso: Grounds to third on a 2-1 pitch.