BLUE JAYS FANS


1996 Season
[1996 Season Index]
1996-09-09 Texas Rangers 4 @ Toronto Blue Jays 3Final
1996-09-07 Toronto Blue Jays 3 @ New York Yankees 2Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1996-09-08 New York Yankees – 2 Toronto Blue Jays – 4 FINAL 143 66-77
Day Game | Streak: 2 | W: Hanson, L: Pettitte, SV: Timlin
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1996-09-08 | Time: 2:49 | Attendance: 28,575
At the ballpark in New

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1996 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Sunday, September 8, 1996 (D) at Yankee Stadium I
TOR A    0  1  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  –   4  6  0
NY  A    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  –   2  9  0
BATTING
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Nixon cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Brumfield rf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Samuel dh                     2   1   0   0       1   2       0   0
  Delgado ph,dh               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Carter 1b,lf                  4   1   2   0       0   0       7   0
Sprague 3b                    4   2   2   4       0   1       0   2
R. Perez lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Olerud ph,1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
O’Brien c                     3   0   1   0       1   0       7   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   2       1   4
Cairo 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Hanson p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spoljaric p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crabtree p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Timlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   6   4       2   8      27   8
FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Gonzalez-Cairo-Carter, Olerud.
BATTING – 
HR: Sprague 2 (33,2nd inning off Pettitte 0 on 1 out,4th inning off Pettitte
2 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.
New York Yankees             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Raines lf                     5   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Boggs 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
  Hayes ph,3b                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
O’Neill rf                    3   0   0   0       1   3       0   0
Fielder dh                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Martinez 1b                   2   0   1   0       2   1      10   0
B. Williams cf                4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Jeter ss                      4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Leyritz c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       8   2
  Girardi pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sojo 2b                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Aldrete ph                  1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Fox 2b                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Strawberry ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Pettitte p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nelson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   9   1       4   7      27  10
BATTING – 
2B: Jeter (22,off Hanson).
GDP: Jeter (12,off Hanson).
Team LOB: 8.
PITCHING
Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hanson W(12-16)               6.2   8   2   2   2   4   0  28
Spoljaric                     0     1   0   0   1   0   0   2
Crabtree                      1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Timlin SV(25)                 1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   2   2   4   7   0  37
WP: Hanson (11).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Spoljaric 1-0; Crabtree 3-0.
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New York Yankees             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte L(20-8)              7     6   4   4   2   6   2  29
Nelson                        2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     6   4   4   2   8   2  35

Umpires: HP – Larry Barnett, 1B – Al Clark, 2B – Sam Holbrook, 3B – Dan Morrison
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 28575
Starting Lineups:

   Toronto Blue Jays             New York Yankees         
1. Nixon               cf        Raines              lf
2. Brumfield           rf        Boggs               3b
3. Samuel              dh        O’Neill             rf
4. Carter              1b        Fielder             dh
5. Sprague             3b        Martinez            1b
6. R. Perez            lf        B. Williams         cf
7. O’Brien             c         Jeter               ss
8. Gonzalez            ss        Leyritz             c
9. Cairo               2b        Sojo                2b
   Hanson              p         Pettitte            p

BLUE JAYS 1ST: On a bunt Nixon made an out to first; Brumfield
struck out; Samuel struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays
0, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 1ST: Raines lined to center; Boggs flied to left;
O’Neill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 0, Yankees
0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Carter popped to third; Sprague homered; R. Perez
popped to third; O’Brien singled to left; Gonzalez lined to
left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 2ND: Fielder flied to right; Martinez walked; B.
Williams singled to left [Martinez to second]; Jeter grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [B. Williams
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Cairo struck out (catcher to first); Nixon
grounded out (catcher to first); Brumfield grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 3RD: Leyritz popped to first; Sojo popped to first;
Raines singled to left; Boggs popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Blue Jays 1, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Samuel walked; Carter singled to left [Samuel to
second]; Sprague homered [Samuel scored, Carter scored]; R.
Perez lined to center; O’Brien walked; Gonzalez struck out;
Cairo grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 4TH: O’Neill struck out; Fielder grounded out (third to
first); Martinez walked; B. Williams grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Nixon grounded out (second to first); Brumfield
grounded out (third to first); Samuel was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 5TH: Jeter singled to center; Leyritz forced Jeter
(shortstop to second) [Leyritz to first]; Sojo forced Leyritz
(shortstop to second) [Sojo to first]; Raines singled to right
[Sojo to second]; Boggs lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Blue Jays 4, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: Carter singled to right; Sprague forced Carter
(third to second) [Sprague to first]; R. Perez struck out;
O’Brien flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue Jays 4,
Yankees 0.

YANKEES 6TH: O’Neill was called out on strikes; Fielder lined to
right; Martinez singled to right [Martinez out at second (right
to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 0.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Cairo
grounded out (second to first); On a bunt Nixon singled to
second; Brumfield flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Yankees 0.

YANKEES 7TH: B. Williams singled to right; Jeter doubled to
right [B. Williams to third]; Leyritz struck out; ALDRETE BATTED
FOR SOJO; Aldrete grounded out (first unassisted) [B. Williams
scored, Jeter to third]; Hanson threw a wild pitch [Jeter
scored]; Raines singled to center; SPOLJARIC REPLACED HANSON
(PITCHING); HAYES BATTED FOR BOGGS; Hayes singled to center
[Raines to third]; O’Neill walked [Hayes to second]; CRABTREE
REPLACED SPOLJARIC (PITCHING); Fielder lined to center; 2 R, 4
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 2.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: HAYES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); FOX REPLACED
ALDRETE (PLAYING 2B); NELSON REPLACED PETTITTE (PITCHING);
DELGADO BATTED FOR SAMUEL; Delgado popped to catcher; Carter
flied to center; Sprague struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue
Jays 4, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 8TH: DELGADO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); Martinez
struck out; B. Williams struck out; Jeter grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 2.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: OLERUD BATTED FOR R. PEREZ; Olerud flied to
center; O’Brien grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 2.

YANKEES 9TH: OLERUD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); CARTER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); TIMLIN REPLACED CRABTREE (PITCHING);
Leyritz walked; GIRARDI RAN FOR LEYRITZ; STRAWBERRY BATTED FOR
FOX; Strawberry was called out on strikes; Raines lined into a
double play to first [Girardi out at first (first unassisted)];
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Blue Jays 4, Yankees 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Blue Jays        4   6   0    4
 Yankees          2   9   0    8