The New York Yankees squeaked out a win over the Kansas City Royals, 8 to 7, on August 27, 2005.

Final

KCR

Royals

42-85

7

NYY

Yankees

72-56

8

1

0

2

2

0

0

3

0

1

4

0

0

5

5

0

6

0

0

7

1

0

8

1

0

9

0

5

R

7

8

H

12

9

E

2

0

Summary

Player Stats

Bottom 1st

KCR

NYY

Yankees

Double by Hideki Matsui; Derek Jeter scored.

0

1

Yankees

Sacrifice fly by Jason Giambi; Hideki Matsui scored.

0

2

Bottom 3rd

KCR

NYY

Yankees

Gary Sheffield groundedout; Derek Jeter scored.

0

3

Top 5th

KCR

NYY

Royals

Double by Mike Sweeney; Paul Phillips and Angel Berroa scored.

2

3

Royals

Single by Terrence Long; Mike Sweeney and David DeJesus scored.

4

3

Royals

Wild pitch by Jaret Wright; wild pitch by Aaron Guiel; Terrence Long scored.

5

3

Top 7th

KCR

NYY

Royals

Single by Mike Sweeney; David DeJesus scored.

6

3

Top 8th

KCR

NYY

Royals

Single by Paul Phillips; Aaron Guiel scored.

7

3

Bottom 9th

KCR

NYY

Yankees

Single by Tino Martinez; Jason Giambi scored.

7

4

Yankees

Single by Derek Jeter; Matt Lawton and Jorge Posada scored.

7

6

Yankees

Double by Gary Sheffield; Tony Womack scored.

7

7

Yankees

Single by Alex Rodriguez; Derek Jeter scored.

7

8

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