Minnesota 4, NY Yankees 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 2
Minnesota 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 X 4 7 0
WP: K. Slowey (9-8) S: J. Nathan (32)
LP: D. Rasner (5-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- J. Damon popped out to shallow left
- B. Abreu popped out to third
- A. Rodriguez doubled to deep right center
- J. Giambi singled to deep right, A. Rodriguez scored
- X. Nady grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span lined out to third
- B. Harris safe at first on first baseman J. Giambi's fielding error
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- J. Morneau struck out looking

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

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- R. Cano struck out looking
- I. Rodriguez flied out to right
- W. Betemit flied out to left

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel grounded out to second
- D. Young singled to right
- B. Buscher grounded into double play shortstop to first, D. Young out at second

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

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- M. Cabrera flied out to deep left
- J. Damon flied out to right center
- B. Abreu flied out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- R. Ruiz singled to center
- N. Punto flied into double play center to first, R. Ruiz out at first
- D. Span singled to center
- B. Harris out on batter's interference

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

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez grounded out to third
- J. Giambi lined out to first
- X. Nady popped out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer walked
- J. Morneau reached on fielder's choice, J. Mauer to second on R. Cano's fielding error
- J. Kubel flied out to deep right center, J. Mauer to third
- D. Young homered to deep right center, J. Morneau and J. Mauer scored
- B. Buscher struck out swinging
- R. Ruiz struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano flied out to left center
- I. Rodriguez grounded out to third
- W. Betemit singled to right
- M. Cabrera grounded into fielder's choice, W. Betemit out at second

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- N. Punto grounded out to pitcher
- D. Span flied out to deep right
- B. Harris popped out to third

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

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon popped out to left center
- B. Abreu walked
- A. Rodriguez popped out to shallow right center
- B. Abreu caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- D. Giese relieved D. Rasner
- J. Mauer singled to right
- J. Morneau walked, J. Mauer to second
- J. Kubel walked, J. Mauer to third, J. Morneau to second
- D. Robertson relieved D. Giese
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Buscher hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Mauer scored, J. Morneau to third
- R. Ruiz flied out to deep center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Minnesota 4

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- C. Breslow relieved K. Slowey
- J. Giambi grounded out to shortstop
- X. Nady popped out to second
- R. Cano grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Minnesota 4

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- N. Punto singled to center
- N. Punto caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- D. Span flied out to deep center
- B. Harris flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 1, Minnesota 4

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- D. Span in right field
- C. Gomez in center field
- I. Rodriguez singled to center
- W. Betemit singled to left center, I. Rodriguez to second
- D. Reyes relieved D. Reyes
- R. Sexson hit for M. Cabrera
- R. Sexson struck out swinging
- J. Damon grounded out to pitcher, I. Rodriguez to third, W. Betemit to second
- B. Abreu struck out, reached on wild pitch, I. Rodriguez scored, W. Betemit to third on wild pitch
- J. Crain relieved D. Reyes
- A. Rodriguez flied out to deep center

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Minnesota 4

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- J. Damon in center field
- J. Christian in left field
- B. Traber relieved D. Robertson
- J. Mauer singled to center
- J. Morneau popped out to shallow center
- B. Bruney relieved B. Traber
- J. Mauer stole second
- C. Gomez struck out swinging
- J. Mauer to third on passed ball
- D. Young grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Minnesota 4

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Nathan relieved J. Crain
- J. Giambi struck out swinging
- X. Nady grounded out to shortstop
- R. Cano walked
- I. Rodriguez struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 2, Minnesota 4
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
W. Betemit Wilson Betemit
2-3
 Minnesota
D. Young Delmon Young
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI