NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 4

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, May 15, 2009 7:05 PM
Location - Yankee Stadium
Temperature - 68°
Umpires - Home Plate - Wally Bell, First Base - Marty Foster, Second Base - Chad Fairchild, Third Base - John Hirschbeck,
Attendance - 43856

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Minnesota 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 9 0
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 5 10 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 18-18 14-9 4-9 L1
NY Yankees 18-17 7-7 11-10 W3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the New York Yankees have a 7-7 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 4-9 record on the road.
  • NY Yankees has a streak of 3 straight up wins. The Yankees have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up losses. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Jose Veras pitched 0.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 6.89. Joe Nathan took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Derek Jeter, Brett Gardner hit homeruns for NY Yankees. Joe Mauer, Justin Morneau (2) hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   NY Yankees
Francisco Liriano Player Philip Hughes
Loss W/L Loss
6.0 IP 5.0
6 Strikeouts 2
4 Hits 6
1.50 ERA 5.40
Hitting
Minnesota   NY Yankees
Jason Kubel Player Brett Gardner
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 1
0 HR 1
2 TB 8
.500 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 9 3 19 .273 24 7 4 7 1 0
NY Yankees 10 2 20 .294 27 7 5 10 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • NY Yankees will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Yankees have a W/L % of .556 after a win and .471 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against NY Yankees. The Twins have a W/L % of .474 after a win and .529 after a loss.
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