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W:C.Sabathia(1-0) L:F.Liriano(0-2)
HR: MIN- J.Willingham (5) NYY- A.Jones (2)



Minnesota Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Greg Gibson; First, Phil Cuzzi; Second, Vic Carapazza; Third, Gerry Davis;
- Denard Span grounded out to first. None on with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer grounded out second to first to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 1st
- Derek Jeter grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Nick Swisher due up.
- Nick Swisher doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Robinson Cano due up.
- Robinson Cano lined out to first. Runner on second with two outs and Alex Rodriguez due up.
- Alex Rodriguez walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Andruw Jones due up.
- Andruw Jones struck out swinging to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 2nd
- Josh Willingham lead-off Home Run (5) to center. Ryan Doumit due up.
- Ryan Doumit struck out swinging. None on with one out and Danny Valencia due up.
- Danny Valencia flied out to right. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe flied out to center to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 2nd
- Curtis Granderson walked. Runner on first with none out and Eduardo Nunez due up.
- Curtis Granderson advances to second on a balk. Runner on second with none out and Eduardo Nunez at the plate.
- Eduardo Nunez bunt single to the pitcher. On the play, Curtis Granderson advances to third. Runners on first and third with none out and Brett Gardner due up.
- Brett Gardner ground-rule double to left scored Curtis Granderson with none out. On the play, Eduardo Nunez advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Chris Stewart due up.
- Chris Stewart grounded out third to first. Runners on second and third with one out and Derek Jeter due up.
- Derek Jeter struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Nick Swisher due up.
- Nick Swisher walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Robinson Cano due up.
- Robinson Cano grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 3rd
- Luke Hughes fouled out to first. None on with one out and Alexi Casilla due up.
- Alexi Casilla singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Denard Span due up.
- NOTE: Twins center fielder Denard Span and manager Ron Gardenhire have been ejected by home plate umpire Greg Gibson.
- Clete Thomas is pinch-hitting for Denard Span.
- Alexi Casilla advances to second on a balk. Runner on second with one out and Clete Thomas at the plate.
- Pinch-Hitter Clete Thomas double to left scored Alexi Casilla with one out. Runner on second with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- Jamey Carroll single to right scored Clete Thomas with one out. Runner on first with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer struck out swinging. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham lined out to left to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 3rd
- Alex Rodriguez lined out to center. None on with one out and Andruw Jones due up.
- Andruw Jones singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Curtis Granderson due up.
- Curtis Granderson singled to right and advanced to second on Trevor Plouffe fielding error. On the play, Andruw Jones advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Eduardo Nunez due up.
- Eduardo Nunez infield single to short scored Andruw Jones with one out. Runners on first and second with one out and Brett Gardner due up.
- Curtis Granderson singled to right and advanced to second on Trevor Plouffe fielding error. On the play, Andruw Jones advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Eduardo Nunez due up.
- Chris Stewart single to left scored Curtis Granderson and Eduardo Nunez with one out. On the play, Brett Gardner advances to third. Runners on second and third with one out and Derek Jeter due up.
- Matt Maloney enters the game for the Twins with runners on second and third and one out.
- Derek Jeter sacrifice fly to right scored Brett Gardner with two out. On the play, Chris Stewart advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Nick Swisher due up.
- Nick Swisher grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 4th
- Ryan Doumit struck out swinging. None on with one out and Danny Valencia due up.
- Danny Valencia grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out looking to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 4th
- Robinson Cano flied out to right. None on with one out and Alex Rodriguez due up.
- Alex Rodriguez grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Andruw Jones due up.
- Andruw Jones two-out, solo Home Run (2) to left. Curtis Granderson due up.
- Curtis Granderson grounded out to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 5th
- Luke Hughes struck out swinging. None on with one out and Alexi Casilla due up.
- Alexi Casilla popped out to second. None on with two outs and Clete Thomas due up.
- Clete Thomas flied out to center to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 5th
- Eduardo Nunez popped out to short. None on with one out and Brett Gardner due up.
- Brett Gardner doubled to right. Runner on second with one out and Chris Stewart due up.
- Chris Stewart fouled out to third. Runner on second with two outs and Derek Jeter due up.
- Derek Jeter single to right center scored Brett Gardner with two out. Runner on first with two outs and Nick Swisher due up.
- Nick Swisher grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 6th
- Jamey Carroll struck out swinging. None on with one out and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham grounded out short to first to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 6th
- Robinson Cano doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Alex Rodriguez due up.
- Alex Rodriguez flied out to center. On the play, Robinson Cano advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Andruw Jones due up.
- Andruw Jones grounded out third to first. Runner on third with two outs and Curtis Granderson due up.
- Curtis Granderson popped out to second to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 7th
- Ryan Doumit grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Danny Valencia due up.
- Danny Valencia flied out to right. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe walked. Runner on first with two outs and Luke Hughes due up.
- Luke Hughes reached first on Alex Rodriguez fielding error. On the play, Trevor Plouffe advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alexi Casilla due up.
- Alexi Casilla grounded into a fielder`s choice to short. On the play, Luke Hughes out at second to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 7th
- Jeff Gray starts the inning for the Twins.
- Eduardo Nunez grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Brett Gardner due up.
- Brett Gardner walked. Runner on first with one out and Chris Stewart due up.
- Brett Gardner stole second. Runner on second with one out and Chris Stewart at the plate.
- Chris Stewart single to left scored Brett Gardner with one out. Runner on first with one out and Derek Jeter due up.
- Derek Jeter grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second. On the play, Chris Stewart out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Nick Swisher due up.
- Nick Swisher singled to right. On the play, Derek Jeter advances to second. Runners on first and second with two outs and Robinson Cano due up.
- Robinson Cano lined out to left to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 8th
- Clete Thomas struck out swinging. None on with one out and Jamey Carroll due up.
- David Robertson enters the game for the Yankees with none on and one out.
- Jamey Carroll flied out to right. None on with two outs and Joe Mauer due up.
- Joe Mauer singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Josh Willingham due up.
- Josh Willingham struck out looking to end the inning.

NY Yankees Bottom 8th
- Alex Burnett starts the inning for the Twins.
- Alex Rodriguez struck out swinging. None on with one out and Andruw Jones due up.
- Andruw Jones lined out to center. None on with two outs and Curtis Granderson due up.
- Curtis Granderson flied out to center to end the inning.

Minnesota Top 9th
- Cory Wade starts the inning for the Yankees.
- Ryan Doumit grounded out first to pitcher. None on with one out and Danny Valencia due up.
- Danny Valencia flied out to left. None on with two outs and Trevor Plouffe due up.
- Trevor Plouffe struck out swinging to end the game.

Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 8


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: C.Sabathia (1-0); LP:F.Liriano (0-2).

Minnesota 3, NY Yankees 8