NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 1
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(94-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 7 1
NY Yankees 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 X 6 12 0
WP: P. Hughes (1-0)
LP: B. Duensing (0-1)
(95-67)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: NY Yankees
- J. Posada singled to shallow left, R. Cano scored
Bot 3rd: NY Yankees
- M. Teixeira singled to left, N. Swisher scored
Bot 4th: NY Yankees
- M. Thames homered to deep right, R. Cano scored
- B. Gardner hit sacrifice fly to left, C. Granderson scored
Bot 7th: NY Yankees
- N. Swisher homered to deep right
Top 8th: Minnesota
- O. Hudson singled to shallow center, D. Valencia scored, D. Span to third
 Minnesota
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Span cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308
O. Hudson 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 .333
J. Mauer c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250
J. Kubel rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .000
D. Young lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .333
J. Thome dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .100
M. Cuddyer 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .182
D. Valencia 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .222
J.J. Hardy ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100
 Totals 33 1 7 1 0 2 7 0 14  
 Batting
2B - D Valencia (1, K Wood).
RBI - O Hudson (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kubel 1, D Young 2, D Valencia 1.
GIDP - O Hudson.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - J Mauer (1, throw).
DP - 2 (O Hudson-J Hardy-M Cuddyer, J Hardy-O Hudson-M Cuddyer).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
D. Jeter ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .286
N. Swisher rf 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 .333
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .308
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .273
R. Cano 2b 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
M. Thames dh 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .286
J. Posada c 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 .273
C. Granderson cf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .455
B. Gardner lf 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .200
 Totals 33 6 12 6 2 2 5 2 11  
 Batting
2B - N Swisher (2, B Duensing).
3B - R Cano (1, B Duensing).
HR - N Swisher (1, 7th inning off S Baker 0 on, 0 Out), M Thames (1, 4th inning off B Duensing 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - B Gardner.
RBI - N Swisher (1), M Teixeira (3), M Thames 2 (2), J Posada (2), B Gardner (1).
2-out RBI - M Teixeira.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 1.
GIDP - R Cano, C Granderson.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Jeter (1, 2nd base off M Guerrier/J Mauer), C Granderson (1, 3rd base off M Guerrier/J Mauer).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Jeter-R Cano-M Teixeira).
 Minnesota
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
B. Duensing (L, 0-1) 3.1 7 5 5 1 1 1 2.40 13.50  
M. Guerrier 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.20 0.00  
S. Baker 2.1 3 1 1 0 2 1 1.29 3.86  
J. Mijares 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.75 0.00  
B. Fuentes 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.38 0.00  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
P. Hughes (W, 1-0) 7.0 4 0 0 1 6 0 0.71 0.00  
K. Wood 0.1 3 1 1 1 0 0 3.00 4.50  
B. Logan (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00  
D. Robertson (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 0.00  
M. Rivera 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.60 0.00  
Pitches-strikes - B Duensing 58-39; M Guerrier 26-15; S Baker 34-26; J Mijares 3-2; B Fuentes 16-11; P Hughes 99-67; K Wood 22-13; B Logan 1-1; D Robertson 3-2; M Rivera 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Duensing 5-7; M Guerrier 0-1; S Baker 3-3; J Mijares 1-0; B Fuentes 3-0; P Hughes 6-8; K Wood 0-2; B Logan 0-1; D Robertson 0-1; M Rivera 0-2.
Batters faced - B Duensing 17; M Guerrier 4; S Baker 10; J Mijares 1; B Fuentes 4; P Hughes 25; K Wood 5; B Logan 1; D Robertson 1; M Rivera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Brian O'Nora. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Chris Guccione. LF--Jerry Crawford. RF--Hunter Wendelstedt.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 10, 2010 2:46 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Minnesota
O. Hudson Orlando Hudson
2-4
1 RBI
 NY Yankees
M. Thames Marcus Thames
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
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