NY Yankees 12, Minnesota 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 10 2
NY Yankees 2 4 2 0 0 3 0 1 X 12 16 0
WP: S. Ponson (6-1)
LP: N. Blackburn (7-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- C. Gomez grounded out to third
- A. Casilla singled to left
- J. Mauer walked, A. Casilla to second
- J. Morneau popped out to shallow right
- J. Kubel flied out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, NY Yankees 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon flied out to deep right center
- D. Jeter grounded out to shortstop
- B. Abreu singled to center
- A. Rodriguez homered to deep center, B. Abreu scored
- J. Giambi struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 0, NY Yankees 2

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- D. Young hit by pitch
- B. Buscher singled to center, D. Young to second
- B. Harris singled to right, D. Young to third, B. Buscher to second
- D. Span struck out looking
- C. Gomez grounded into fielder's choice, D. Young scored, B. Buscher out at third, B. Harris to second
- A. Casilla singled to right, B. Harris scored, C. Gomez to third, A. Casilla to second advancing on throw
- J. Mauer popped out to left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 2

  Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded out to second
- M. Cabrera singled to shortstop
- J. Molina singled to right center, M. Cabrera to second
- B. Gardner singled to left, M. Cabrera to third, J. Molina to second
- J. Damon reached on fielder's choice, M. Cabrera scored, J. Molina to third, B. Gardner to second
- D. Jeter singled to left, J. Molina scored, B. Gardner to third, J. Damon to second
- B. Abreu grounded into fielder's choice, B. Gardner scored, J. Damon to third, D. Jeter out at second
- A. Rodriguez singled to left, J. Damon scored, B. Abreu to second
- B. Bonser relieved N. Blackburn
- J. Giambi struck out swinging

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 6

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- J. Kubel grounded out to second
- D. Young struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 6

  Bottom 3rd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to deep right
- M. Cabrera singled to third
- M. Cabrera to second on B. Bonser's throwing error
- J. Molina grounded out to first, M. Cabrera to third
- B. Gardner flied out to center
- J. Damon ground rule double to left, M. Cabrera scored
- D. Jeter struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 2 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 8

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- B. Buscher flied out to left
- B. Harris lined out to center
- D. Span tripled to deep right center
- C. Gomez grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 8

  Bottom 4th: NY Yankees
- B. Abreu lined out to third
- A. Rodriguez grounded out to third
- J. Giambi walked
- R. Cano popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 8

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- A. Casilla singled to right
- J. Mauer singled to center, A. Casilla to second
- J. Morneau grounded into double play shortstop to first, A. Casilla to third, J. Mauer out at second
- J. Kubel singled to center, A. Casilla scored
- D. Young grounded into fielder's choice, J. Kubel out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 8

  Bottom 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Molina singled to center
- B. Gardner struck out swinging
- J. Damon flied out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 8

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- B. Buscher popped out to shortstop
- B. Harris walked
- D. Span singled to right, B. Harris to third
- C. Gomez grounded into fielder's choice, D. Span out at second
- E. Ramirez relieved S. Ponson
- A. Casilla struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 8

  Bottom 6th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter homered to deep right
- B. Abreu singled to right
- C. Breslow relieved B. Bonser
- B. Abreu to third on wild pitch
- A. Rodriguez walked
- B. Abreu scored, A. Rodriguez to second on wild pitch
- J. Giambi struck out swinging
- R. Cano singled to deep center, A. Rodriguez scored
- M. Cabrera lined into double play second to first, R. Cano out at first

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 11

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- R. Sexson at first
- D. Robertson relieved E. Ramirez
- J. Mauer struck out looking
- J. Morneau grounded out to second
- J. Kubel grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 11

  Bottom 7th: NY Yankees
- M. Lamb at first
- J. Molina singled to left center
- B. Gardner lined out to left
- C. Moeller hit for J. Damon
- C. Moeller flied out to right
- D. Jeter lined out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 11

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- C. Moeller at designated hitter
- W. Betemit at third
- L. Hawkins relieved D. Robertson
- C. Monroe hit for D. Young
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Buscher grounded out to shortstop
- B. Harris struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 11

  Bottom 8th: NY Yankees
- C. Monroe in left field
- M. Guerrier relieved C. Breslow
- J. Christian hit for B. Abreu
- J. Christian walked
- W. Betemit singled to left center, J. Christian to third
- R. Sexson walked, W. Betemit to second
- R. Cano grounded into double play second to first to shortstop, J. Christian scored, W. Betemit to third, R. Sexson out at second
- M. Cabrera grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 12

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- J. Christian in right field
- D. Span doubled to right
- C. Gomez grounded out to shortstop, D. Span to third
- A. Casilla grounded out to second, D. Span scored
- J. Mauer grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 4, NY Yankees 12
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
A. Casilla Alexi Casilla
3-5
2 RBI
 NY Yankees
A. Rodriguez Alex Rodriguez
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI