NY Yankees 7, Minnesota 2
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(87-76)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 1
NY Yankees 0 0 2 1 3 0 1 0 X 7 9 0
WP: C. Sabathia (1-0)
LP: B. Duensing (0-1)
(103-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span doubled to left center
- O. Cabrera struck out swinging
- D. Span to third on passed ball
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- M. Cuddyer flied out to center

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

  Bottom 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter singled to shallow left
- J. Damon popped out to right center
- M. Teixeira grounded out to shortstop, D. Jeter to second
- A. Rodriguez flied out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Harris singled to shallow center
- M. Tolbert grounded into fielder's choice, B. Harris out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui grounded out to second
- J. Posada flied out to right
- R. Cano struck out looking

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

  Top 3rd: Minnesota
- N. Punto singled to shallow center
- D. Span grounded into double play third to second to first, N. Punto out at second
- O. Cabrera singled to shallow right center
- J. Mauer doubled to left center, O. Cabrera to third
- M. Cuddyer singled to shallow right, O. Cabrera scored, J. Mauer to third
- J. Mauer scored, M. Cuddyer to second on passed ball
- J. Kubel struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: NY Yankees
- N. Swisher lined out to left
- M. Cabrera singled to left
- M. Cabrera to second on wild pitch
- D. Jeter homered to deep left, M. Cabrera scored
- J. Damon singled to left
- M. Teixeira grounded into fielder's choice, J. Damon out at second
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Minnesota
- D. Young struck out swinging
- B. Harris flied out to center
- M. Tolbert grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: NY Yankees
- H. Matsui grounded out to first
- J. Posada singled to shallow right
- R. Cano grounded into fielder's choice, J. Posada out at second
- N. Swisher doubled to shallow left, R. Cano scored
- M. Cabrera struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Minnesota
- N. Punto lined out to second
- D. Span struck out swinging
- O. Cabrera singled to shallow left
- O. Cabrera stole second
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 3

  Bottom 5th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter walked
- J. Damon grounded out to first, D. Jeter to second
- M. Teixeira popped out to right
- A. Rodriguez singled to left center, D. Jeter scored
- F. Liriano relieved B. Duensing
- H. Matsui homered to deep center, A. Rodriguez scored
- J. Posada struck out looking

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

  Top 6th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer lined out to shortstop
- J. Kubel fouled out to third
- D. Young flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 6th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded out to second
- N. Swisher flied out to shallow center
- M. Cabrera flied out to center

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

  Top 7th: Minnesota
- B. Harris struck out looking
- M. Tolbert hit by pitch
- N. Punto singled to pitcher, M. Tolbert to second
- M. Tolbert to third, N. Punto to second on wild pitch
- D. Span flied out to right
- P. Hughes relieved C. Sabathia
- O. Cabrera struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 6

  Bottom 7th: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter walked
- J. Damon safe at first on first baseman M. Cuddyer's fielding error, D. Jeter to second
- M. Teixeira grounded out to third
- J. Rauch relieved F. Liriano
- A. Rodriguez singled to right, D. Jeter scored
- H. Matsui walked, A. Rodriguez to second
- J. Posada grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 7

  Top 8th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer singled to shallow center
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- P. Coke relieved P. Hughes
- J. Kubel lined out to first
- J. Chamberlain relieved P. Coke
- D. Young grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mauer out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 7

  Bottom 8th: NY Yankees
- R. Mahay relieved J. Rauch
- R. Cano grounded out to pitcher
- N. Swisher flied out to left
- M. Cabrera struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 7

  Top 9th: Minnesota
- B. Gardner in center field
- M. Cabrera in right field
- M. Rivera relieved J. Chamberlain
- B. Harris struck out swinging
- M. Tolbert struck out looking
- N. Punto walked
- D. Span singled to shallow center, N. Punto to third
- D. Span to second on fielder's indifference
- O. Cabrera grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Minnesota 2, NY Yankees 7
 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
J. Mauer Joe Mauer
2-4
 NY Yankees
D. Jeter Derek Jeter
2-2, 1 HR
2 RBI