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Melk-man delivers
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Yankees 5, Phillies 4
Robinson Cano (left) and coach Rob Thompson celebrate after Cano scored the winning run. (AP)
With the Yankees down two runs entering the ninth, Johnny Damon walked, then scored on Alex Rodriguez's game-tying home run. Then Robinson Cano singled and stole second, bringing Melky Cabrera to the plate. The outfielder came through again, looping a single to win the game.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (23-18)
Lost 1
NY Yankees 5, Philadelphia 4   NYY
NY Yankees (25-18)
Won 1
May 23, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0   4 6 0
NY Yankees
0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3   5 8 0
Standings thru 5/23/09  |  Recap: PHI | NYY  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Yankees stats
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234
Utley, 2B 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .299
Werth, LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .271
Howard, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252
Ibanez, DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .350
Victorino, CF 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .261
Feliz, 3B 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 .306
Mayberry, RF 3 1 2 3 0 0 1 .667
Coste, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .230
Totals 31 4 6 4 2 5 4  

BATTING
2B: Mayberry (1, Pettitte).
HR: Ibanez (17, 2nd inning off Pettitte, 0 on, 1 out), Mayberry (1, 5th inning off Pettitte, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Mayberry 6; Victorino; Ibanez 4; Utley 2.
RBI: Ibanez (42), Mayberry 3 (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Coste.
GIDP: Werth 2.
Team RISP: 1-for-2.
Team LOB: 2.

FIELDING
DP: (Feliz-Utley-Howard).

 
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Jeter, SS 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .277
Damon, LF 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 .304
Teixeira, 1B 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .263
Rodriguez, Al, DH 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .204
Cano, 2B 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .314
Cabrera, Me, CF 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .317
Swisher, RF 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 .226
Cervelli, C 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303
  a-Gardner, B, PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .244
  Berroa, 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Pena, R, 3B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .254
  b-Matsui, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250
  Cash, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063
Totals 31 5 8 5 1 9 5  

a-Doubled for Cervelli in the 8th. b-Struck out for Pena, R in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Cano (12, Happ), Gardner, B (4, Madson).
HR: Jeter (7, 6th inning off Happ, 0 on, 1 out), Rodriguez, Al (7, 9th inning off Lidge, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Cano 3; Teixeira 2; Jeter 4; Gardner, B 2; Rodriguez, Al 4; Cabrera, Me.
RBI: Swisher (24), Jeter (21), Rodriguez, Al 2 (13), Cabrera, Me (19).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jeter.
SAC: Cabrera, Me.
GIDP: Rodriguez, Al.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
SB: Damon (4, 2nd base off Lidge/Coste), Cano (2, 2nd base off Lidge/Coste).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Pena, R-Cano-Teixeira 2).

 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Happ 6.0 4 2 2 0 4 1 2.60
Durbin (H, 2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
Madson (H, 8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.05
Lidge (BS, 3)(L, 0-2) 0.1 3 3 3 1 1 1 9.16
 
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Pettitte 7.0 5 4 4 2 5 2 4.30
Coke 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.19
Veras (W, 3-1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.89

Pitches-strikes: Happ 75-50, Durbin 12-8, Madson 22-16, Lidge 24-14, Pettitte 114-67, Coke 21-9, Veras 2-1.
Groundouts-flyouts: Happ 9-2, Durbin 2-0, Madson 0-0, Lidge 0-0, Pettitte 7-3, Coke 2-1, Veras 0-0.
Batters faced: Happ 21, Durbin 3, Madson 4, Lidge 5, Pettitte 27, Coke 5, Veras 1.
Umpires: HP: Lance Barksdale. 1B: Mike Estabrook. 2B: Randy Marsh. 3B: Mike Winters.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 15 mph, L to R.
T: 2:33.
Att: 46,887.
Venue: Yankee Stadium.
May 23, 2009
May 23, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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