44-43
9 - 7
39-48

Game Story

Hours after trading Vidal Nuno to Arizona for Brandon McCarthy and cutting outfielder Alfonso Soriano, the New York Yankees took a nine-run lead by the fourth inning and seemed set for a laugher at Target Field. Jacoby Ellsbury homered, doubled and drove in four runs as Yankees beat the Minnesota...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NYY 2 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 9 14 2
Min 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 1 7 13 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: NY Yankees
Mark TeixeiraDFP
singled to shallow right,
Brett GardnerDFP
scored,
Derek JeterDFP
to second
NYY 1 - MIN 0
Brian McCannDFP
doubled to deep right center,
Derek JeterDFP
scored,
Mark TeixeiraDFP
to third,
Mark TeixeiraDFP
out at home
NYY 2 - MIN 0
Top 2nd: NY Yankees
Derek JeterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Brian RobertsDFP
scored,
Ichiro SuzukiDFP
to third
NYY 3 - MIN 0
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
homered to deep right,
Ichiro SuzukiDFP
and
Kelly JohnsonDFP
scored
NYY 6 - MIN 0
Top 4th: NY Yankees
Derek JeterDFP
singled to shallow right,
Ichiro SuzukiDFP
scored,
Kelly JohnsonDFP
to third
NYY 7 - MIN 0
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Kelly JohnsonDFP
scored,
Derek JeterDFP
out at second
NYY 8 - MIN 0
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
scored,
Mark TeixeiraDFP
to second on balk
NYY 9 - MIN 0
Bottom 4th: Minnesota
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
singled to pitcher,
Josh WillinghamDFP
to third,
Josh WillinghamDFP
scored on pitcher
Hiroki KurodaDFP
's fielding error,
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
out at second
NYY 9 - MIN 1
Trevor PlouffeDFP
doubled to right center,
Kurt SuzukiDFP
scored
NYY 9 - MIN 2
Chris ColabelloDFP
homered to deep left center,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
scored
NYY 9 - MIN 4
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Chris ParmeleeDFP
grounded out to third,
Brian DozierDFP
scored,
Eduardo NúñezDFP
to third
NYY 9 - MIN 5
Bottom 8th: Minnesota
Trevor PlouffeDFP
homered to deep left center
NYY 9 - MIN 6
Bottom 9th: Minnesota
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
singled to shallow right,
Eduardo NúñezDFP
scored,
Chris ParmeleeDFP
to third
NYY 9 - MIN 7

Pitching Details

Batting

NY Yankees

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brett GardnerDFP
LF
3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 .284
Derek JeterDFP
SS
4 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 .273
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
CF
5 2 2 4 1 0 0 0 3 .284
Mark TeixeiraDFP
1B
5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .243
Brian McCannDFP
C
5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .224
Carlos BeltránDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .216
Brian RobertsDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Ichiro SuzukiDFP
RF
4 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .294
Kelly JohnsonDFP
3B
4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .218
Zelous WheelerDFP
3B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Totals 38 9 14 8 1 2 1 0 15
Batting
2B - J Ellsbury (18, C Thielbar); B McCann (9, R Nolasco)
HR - J Ellsbury (5, 2nd inning off R Nolasco 2 on, 2 Out)
SF - D Jeter
RBI - D Jeter 2 (23), J Ellsbury 4 (40), M Teixeira (43), B McCann (38)
2-out RBI - J Ellsbury 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B McCann 1, C Beltran 2
GIDP - D Jeter
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - K Johnson (9, field); H Kuroda (1, field)
DP - 2 (D Jeter-B Roberts-M Teixeira, Z Wheeler-M Teixeira)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .234
Eduardo NúñezDFP
SS
5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .310
Chris ParmeleeDFP
1B-CF
5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 .224
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 3 .215
Kurt SuzukiDFP
C
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 .306
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .245
Chris ColabelloDFP
DH
3 1 2 2 1 1 1 0 1 .245
Sam FuldDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .243
Kendrys MoralesDFP
PH-1B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216
Totals 38 7 13 6 2 4 7 0 15
Batting
2B - K Suzuki (18, H Kuroda); T Plouffe (25, H Kuroda); C Colabello (12, H Kuroda)
HR - T Plouffe (6, 8th inning off J Miller 0 on, 1 Out), C Colabello (6, 4th inning off H Kuroda 1 on, 2 Out)
RBI - C Parmelee (12), O Arcia (18), T Plouffe 2 (42), C Colabello 2 (34)
2-out RBI - O Arcia, T Plouffe, C Colabello 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Nunez 1, O Arcia 1, K Suzuki 1
GIDP - K Suzuki, K Morales
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
Outfield assists - O Arcia
DP - 1 (B Dozier-E Nunez-C Parmelee)

Pitching

NY Yankees

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Hiroki KurodaDFP
(W, 6-6)
5.2 7 4 4 2 3 1 1.26 4.20
Adam WarrenDFP
1.1 2 1 1 1 2 0 1.29 2.70
Jim MillerDFP
1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 2.00 9.00
David RobertsonDFP
(SV, 21)
1.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 1.08 2.93

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky NolascoDFP
(L, 5-7)
2.0 7 6 6 1 0 1 1.62 5.90
Anthony SwarzakDFP
3.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 1.37 4.12
Caleb ThielbarDFP
2.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.99 2.76
Matt GuerrierDFP
2.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.17 2.63
Pitching
WP - H Kuroda
BALK - A Swarzak
Pitches-strikes - H Kuroda 105-66; A Warren 26-14; J Miller 14-7; D Robertson 20-14; R Nolasco 42-25; A Swarzak 52-32; C Thielbar 24-17; M Guerrier 20-13
Ground balls-fly balls - H Kuroda 10-6; A Warren 4-0; J Miller 1-2; D Robertson 3-0; R Nolasco 1-5; A Swarzak 3-5; C Thielbar 3-1; M Guerrier 4-2
Batters faced - H Kuroda 25; A Warren 7; J Miller 4; D Robertson 6; R Nolasco 13; A Swarzak 13; C Thielbar 7; M Guerrier 8
Game Details
Game Time: 3:11.
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Marty Foster.
Weather: 80 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to Left.
Attendance: 31,171.