- Seven terrific innings from winning pitcher Javier Vazquez.
- A home run from Curtis Granderson, off a left-handed pitcher.
- Shutdown bullpen work from Joba Chamberlain and Mariano Rivera.
Play of the Game: Miguel Tejada's error on Alex Rodriguez' 7th-inning groundball that allowed the two deciding runs to score. What else could it be?
Comment of the Game: I'm actually awarding this to 'Lord Duggan' for picking me up by starting the overflow Game Thread when I wasn't paying attention. Thanks, 'Lord.'