NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Yankees 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 5 12 0
Minnesota 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 6 0
WP: A. Pettitte (1-0) S: M. Rivera (2)
LP: C. Pavano (0-1)
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 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: NY Yankees
- D. Jeter grounded out to third
- C. Granderson grounded out to shortstop
- M. Teixeira struck out looking

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

  Bottom 1st: Minnesota
- D. Span singled to shallow center
- O. Hudson grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, D. Span out at second
- J. Mauer struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: NY Yankees
- A. Rodriguez grounded out to shortstop
- R. Cano flied out to deep center
- N. Swisher doubled to center
- J. Posada grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Minnesota
- D. Young singled to shallow center
- J. Thome singled to shallow left center, D. Young to second
- M. Cuddyer grounded out to third, D. Young to third, J. Thome to second
- J. Kubel walked
- D. Valencia hit sacrifice fly to right, D. Young scored
- J.J. Hardy lined out to second

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

  Top 3rd: NY Yankees
- L. Berkman grounded out to first
- B. Gardner struck out swinging
- D. Jeter struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Minnesota
- D. Span flied out to shallow left center
- O. Hudson flied out to shallow right
- J. Mauer grounded out to second

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

  Top 4th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson doubled to deep right
- M. Teixeira singled to shallow left, C. Granderson to third
- A. Rodriguez hit sacrifice fly to right, C. Granderson scored
- R. Cano singled to right, M. Teixeira to third
- N. Swisher grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, R. Cano out at second

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

  Bottom 4th: Minnesota
- D. Young grounded out to third
- J. Thome flied out to center
- M. Cuddyer fouled out to first

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

  Top 5th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada lined out to right
- L. Berkman homered to deep center
- B. Gardner grounded out to second
- D. Jeter flied out to center

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

  Bottom 5th: Minnesota
- J. Kubel struck out swinging
- D. Valencia grounded out to third
- J.J. Hardy flied out to center

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

  Top 6th: NY Yankees
- C. Granderson singled to shallow right
- M. Teixeira flied out to center
- A. Rodriguez singled to shallow left, C. Granderson to third
- R. Cano flied out to shallow left
- N. Swisher grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 6th: Minnesota
- D. Span flied out to center
- O. Hudson homered to deep left
- J. Mauer grounded out to second
- D. Young tripled to deep center
- J. Thome grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 7th: NY Yankees
- J. Posada walked
- L. Berkman doubled to deep center, J. Posada scored
- B. Gardner reached on bunt single, L. Berkman to third
- D. Jeter singled to right center, L. Berkman scored, B. Gardner to second
- J. Mijares relieved C. Pavano
- C. Granderson sacrificed to pitcher, B. Gardner to third, D. Jeter to second
- M. Teixeira intentionally walked
- J. Rauch relieved J. Mijares
- A. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- R. Cano popped out to second

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

  Bottom 7th: Minnesota
- M. Cuddyer struck out swinging
- J. Kubel fouled out to third
- D. Valencia struck out looking

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

  Top 8th: NY Yankees
- M. Guerrier relieved J. Rauch
- N. Swisher grounded out to third
- J. Posada lined out to left
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Minnesota
- G. Golson in right field
- K. Wood relieved A. Pettitte
- J.J. Hardy struck out looking
- D. Span grounded out to pitcher
- O. Hudson struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: NY Yankees
- M. Capps relieved M. Guerrier
- B. Gardner singled to shallow right
- D. Jeter grounded out to third, B. Gardner to second
- B. Gardner stole third
- C. Granderson singled to shallow center, B. Gardner scored
- M. Teixeira flied out to left
- A. Rodriguez flied out to right

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 2

  Bottom 9th: Minnesota
- M. Rivera relieved K. Wood
- J. Mauer singled to shallow left
- D. Young grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Mauer out at second
- J. Thome popped out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 2
 
 Top Batters
 NY Yankees
L. Berkman Lance Berkman
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Minnesota
O. Hudson Orlando Hudson
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI