Breaking down the Yankees line-up

Johnny Damon is hitting .238 this postseason. Mark Teixeira is hitting .205.

# Breaking down the Yankees line-up

Johnny Damon is hitting .238 this postseason. Mark Teixeira is hitting .205.

While we wait for the Phillies to meet with the media at 3:30, at which point we should have a better idea about their World Series roster, here's a look at how the Yankees line-up has broken down against left-handed and right-handed pitching, both during the regular season and the postseason.

Also included are each player's numbers from the last month of the regular season (including the first weekend in October).

*1. Derek Jeter*

**Postseason: **.297/.435, 3 HR, 5 RBI, 5 XBH, 5 SO, 9 BB, 9 RS, 0 SB

**vs. Left: **4/10, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 2 XBH, 1 SO, 7 BB

**vs. Right:** 7/27, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 3 XBH, 4 SO, 2 BB

**September:** .340/.450, 1 HR, 6 RBI, 3 XBH, 22 SO, 19 BB

**09 vs. Left:** .395/.468, 6 HR, 23 RBI, 27 SO, 23 BB, 177 AB

**09 vs. Right: **.311/.381, 12 HR, 43 RBi, 63 SO, 49 BB, 457 AB

*2. Johnny Damon*

**Postseason:** .238/.273, 2 HR, 5 RBI, 3 XBH, 6 SO, 2 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left:** 4/20, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 XBH, 2 SO, 1 BB

**vs. Right:** 6/22, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 3 XBH, 4 SO, 1 BB

**September:** .235/.347, 0 HR, 5 RBI, 4 XBH, 16 SO, 14 BB

**09 vs. Left:** .269/.332, 7 HR, 26 RBI, 38 SO, 16 BB, 171 AB

**09 vs. Right: **.288/.380, 17 HR, 56 RBI, 60 SO, 55 BB, 379 AB

*3. Mark Teixeira
*

**Postseason:**.205/.273, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 2 XBH, 9 SO, 4 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left:**5/19, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 2 XBH, 4 SO, 1 BB

**vs. Right:**3/20, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 XBH, 5 SO, 2 BB

**September:**.343/.395, 7 HR, 20 RBI, 18 XBH, 23 SO, 8 BB

**09 vs. Left:**.305/.400, 9 HR, 31 RBI, 26 SO, 25 BB, 174 AB

**09 vs. Right:**.287/.376, 30 HR, 91 RBI, 88 SO, 56 BB, 435 AB

*4. Alex Rodriguez*

**Postseason: **.438/.538, 5 HR, 12 RBI, 7 XBH, 5 SO, 9 BB, 1 SB

**vs. Left:** 4/9, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 XBH, 1 SO, 6 BB

**vs. Right:** 10/23, 4 HR, 9 RBI, 6 XBH, 4 SO, 3 BB

**September:** .337/.396, 5 HR, 23 RBI, 10 XBH, 19 SO, 10 BB

**09 vs. Left:** .277/.401, 8 HR, 21 RBI, 30 SO, 25 BB, 119 AB

**09 vs. Right:** .289/.402, 22 HR, 79 RBI, 67 SO, 55 BB, 325 AB

*5. Hideki Matsui*

**Postseason:** .233/.395, 1 HR, 5 RBI, 2 XBH, 7 SO, 8 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left:** 2/14, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 XBH, 2 SO, 2 BB

**vs. Right: **5/16, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 1 XBH, 5 SO, 6 BB

**September: **.325/.426, 5 HR, 18 RBI, 0 XBH, 13 SO, 14 BB

**09 vs. Left: **.282/.358, 13 HR, 46 RBI, 24 SO, 15 BB, 131 AB

**09 vs. Right: **.271/.370, 15 HR, 44 RBI, 51 SO, 49 BB, 325 AB

*6. Jorge Posada
*

**Postseason:**.258/.361, 2 HR, 3 RBI, 3 XBH, 7 SO, 5 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left:**2/9, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 1 XBH, 2 SO, 1 BB

**vs. Right:**6/22, 2 HR, 3 RBi, 2 XBH, 5 SO, 4 BB

**September:**.339/.435, 5 HR, 18 RBI, 8 XBH, 17 SO, 10 BB

**09 vs. Left:**.290/.360, 5 HR, 24 RBI, 42 SO, 13 BB, 124 AB

**09 vs. Right:**.282/.365, 17 HR, 57 RBI, 59 SO, 35 BB, 259 AB

*7. Robinson Cano*

**Postseason:** .229/.341, 0 HR, 5 RBI, 3 XBH, 4 SO, 4 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left: **4/14, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 2 XBH, 2 SO, 1 BB

**vs. Right:** 4/21, 0 HR, 3 RBI, 1 XBH, 2 SO, 3 BB

**September:** .350/.391, 4 HR, 13 RBI, 13 XBH, 15 SO, 7 BB

**09 vs. Left:** .309/.335, 10 HR, 32 RBI, 33 SO, 9 BB, 220 AB

**09 vs. Right:** .326/.360, 15 HR, 53 RBI, 30 SO, 21 BB, 417 AB

*8. Nick Swisher*

**Postseason: **.125/.222, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 1 XBH, 11 SO, 3 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left: **3/13, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 1 XBH, 2 SO, 2 BB

**vs. Right:** 1/19, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 XBH, 9 SO, 1 BB

**September: **.261/.369, 7 HR, 12 RBI, 14 XBH, 19 SO, 15 BB

**09 vs. left:** .244/.393, 9 HR, 30 RBI, 34 SO, 41 BB, 160 AB

**09 vs. Right: **.251/.359, 20 HR, 52 RBI, 92 SO, 56 BB, 338 AB

*9. Melky Cabrera*

**Postseason:** .314/.368, 0 HR, 4 RBI, 2 XBH, 11 SO, 3 BB, 0 SB

**vs. Left:** 6/14, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 XBH, 4 SO, 0 BB

**vs. Right:** 5/21, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 2 XBH, 7 SO, 3 BB

**September:** .287/.361, 2 HR, 2 RBI, 7 XBH, 8 SO, 7 BB

**09 vs. Left: **.268/.343, 5 HR, 20 RBI, 16 SO, 15 BB, 157 AB

**09 vs. Right: **.277/.332, 8 HR, 48 RBI, 43 SO, 28 BB, 328 AB

**Bench - Postseason statistics**

Brett Gardner (L): 2/3, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 2 RS, 0 XBH, 0 SO, 0 BB, 1 SB

Jerry Hairston Jr. (R): 1/2, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 XBH, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 SB

Jose Molina (R): 1/4, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 XBH, 1 SO, 0 BB

Freddy Guzman (S): 0/1, 1 SO

Eric Hinske (L): 0/0