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The Yankees scored first with an Alex Rodriguez walk opening the underside of the second inning adopted by a two-run residence run by designated hitter Hideki Matsui. The Phillies quickly responded with a triple by Carlos Ruiz who then scored on a sacrifice fly from Jimmy Rollins within the high of the third. Matsui answered again, adding to the Yankees lead again with a single with the bases loaded in the backside of the third, scoring Derek Jeter and Johnny Damon. Damon, injured working the bases while scoring, was changed defensively in the prime of the fourth by Jerry Hairston Jr. Victorino was replaced defensively within the eighth inning by Ben Francisco.
- The umpires for the collection have been Joe West, Dana DeMuth, Gerry Davis, Brian Gorman, Jeff Nelson, and Mike Everitt.
- The victory was noted by some sportswriters as a personal success for Alex Rodriguez, successful his first championship and succeeding in the playoffs the place some had previously claimed he was a “choker and a loser”.
- The Yankees received the American League East to earn their berth, posting the best document in the Major Leagues.
- Pitcher Jordan Montgomery didn’t have a criticism about the fans, however did say the Phillies announcers have been being loud.
The sequence win introduced the Yankees’ franchise championship whole to 27, greater than any other North American professional sports franchise. This championship came in the Yankees’ first 12 months of their new stadium. They had additionally won the 1923 World Series, the opening year of the previous Yankee Stadium. The victory was famous by some sportswriters as a personal success for Alex Rodriguez, winning his first championship and succeeding in the playoffs the place some had previously claimed he was a “choker and a loser”.
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Manager Joe Girardi was additionally credited for his management of the group, significantly in his choice to use solely three starting pitchers within the Yankees postseason starting rotation. The Yankees have been the primary staff to use only three starters in a World Series for the reason that San Diego Padres in the 1998 Series. Game 1 attracted 19.5 million viewers, second solely to the opening of the 2004 World Series for a series opener since 2000 and 29% greater than 2008’s opening sport. Game 4 produced the highest complete viewership of the series with 22.8 million viewers, the very best for any World Series sport since 2004 and the highest for a “non-decisive Game 4” since 2001. At eleven.7 general, the 2009 World Series was on the time the very best rated World Series since 2004 and the one of the only World Series to average double digits since 2007, the opposite being the 2016 World Series.
Prior to this collection, Rodriguez had appeared in 2,166 common season video games with no World Series appearance, then the second-most among active gamers to Ken Griffey Jr. Rodriguez was then hit by a pitch, and Damon scored on a single by Jorge Posada. Joba Chamberlain relieved Pettitte in the backside of the seventh and retired the facet so as. Brett Myers retired the primary two batters within the top of the eighth, however Hideki Matsui then hit a house run pinch hitting for Chamberlain.
The Series was additionally broadcast on ESPN Radio, with Jon Miller and Joe Morgan calling the action. Fox Sports en Español also broadcast the Series for the US Spanish-talking viewers. The flagship radio stations of the respective groups broadcast all Series video games with their native announcers.
Dámaso Marte relieved Sabathia and got the final out of the seventh without additional scoring. With one out within the eighth, the Phillies put two runners on with a stroll to Jimmy Rollins and a single by Shane Victorino. However, Chase Utley grounded into an inning-ending double play ending on a close play at first base. The play was the second disputed call made by umpire Brian Gorman in Game Two.