NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 6 9 0
Minnesota 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 8 0
WP: C. Sabathia (1-0) S: M. Rivera (1)
LP: J. Crain (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter struck out swinging
- N. Swisher lined out to second
- M. Teixeira grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span singled to shallow left
- O. Hudson sacrificed to pitcher, D. Span to second
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- D. Young grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez flied out to right
- R. Cano grounded out to first
- M. Thames walked
- J. Posada singled to shallow right, M. Thames to second
- C. Granderson grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- J. Thome hit by pitch
- M. Cuddyer homered to deep center, J. Thome scored
- J. Kubel grounded out to first
- D. Valencia struck out swinging
- J.J. Hardy doubled to shallow left
- D. Span grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- B. Gardner walked
- D. Jeter singled to left, B. Gardner to second
- N. Swisher flied out to left
- M. Teixeira flied out to right
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- O. Hudson singled to shallow left
- J. Mauer grounded out to first, O. Hudson to third
- O. Hudson scored on passed ball
- D. Young grounded out to second
- J. Thome lined out to right

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

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano grounded out to shortstop
- M. Thames flied out to center
- J. Posada struck out looking

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer popped out to first
- J. Kubel flied out to left
- D. Valencia struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson struck out swinging
- B. Gardner struck out swinging
- D. Jeter flied out to center

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- J.J. Hardy flied out to deep center
- D. Span grounded out to first
- O. Hudson grounded out to third

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

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- N. Swisher struck out swinging
- M. Teixeira doubled to left
- M. Teixeira to third on wild pitch
- A. Rodriguez walked
- R. Cano singled to shallow right, M. Teixeira scored, A. Rodriguez to second
- M. Thames struck out swinging
- J. Posada singled to shallow right center, A. Rodriguez scored, R. Cano to second
- C. Granderson tripled to deep right center, R. Cano and J. Posada scored
- J. Mijares relieved F. Liriano
- B. Gardner grounded out to shortstop

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 4, Minnesota 3

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- J. Mauer struck out swinging
- D. Young flied out to left
- J. Thome walked
- M. Cuddyer doubled to left center, J. Thome to third
- J. Kubel walked
- D. Valencia walked, J. Thome scored, M. Cuddyer to third, J. Kubel to second
- J.J. Hardy struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Crain relieved J. Mijares
- D. Jeter lined out to center
- N. Swisher singled to right center
- M. Teixeira homered to deep right, N. Swisher scored
- A. Rodriguez singled
- B. Fuentes relieved J. Crain
- A. Rodriguez stole second
- R. Cano grounded out to second, A. Rodriguez to third
- M. Thames grounded out to third

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- B. Logan relieved C. Sabathia
- D. Span flied out to center
- O. Hudson grounded out to shortstop
- J. Mauer singled to right
- D. Robertson relieved B. Logan
- D. Young walked, J. Mauer to second
- J. Thome struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada struck out swinging
- C. Granderson popped out to left
- B. Gardner grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- K. Wood relieved D. Robertson
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Kubel walked
- J. Repko ran for J. Kubel
- D. Valencia singled to shortstop, J. Repko to second
- J.J. Hardy grounded out to second, J. Repko to third, D. Valencia to second
- M. Rivera relieved K. Wood
- M. Tolbert ran for D. Valencia
- D. Span grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- J. Repko in right field
- M. Tolbert at third
- J. Rauch relieved B. Fuentes
- D. Jeter flied out to right center
- N. Swisher grounded out to second
- M. Teixeira grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- G. Golson in right field
- O. Hudson grounded out to second
- J. Mauer grounded out to pitcher
- D. Young singled to shallow right
- J. Thome popped out to left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
M. Teixeira Mark Teixeira
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
M. Cuddyer Michael Cuddyer
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI