NY Yankees 6, Minnesota 4

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 16, 2009 1:05 PM
Location - Yankee Stadium
Temperature - 65°
Umpires - Home Plate - Marty Foster, First Base - Chad Fairchild, Second Base - John Hirschbeck, Third Base - Wally Bell,
Attendance - 45455

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 18-19 14-9 4-10 L2
NY Yankees 19-17 8-7 11-10 W4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the New York Yankees have a 8-7 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 4-10 record on the road.
  • NY Yankees has a streak of 4 straight up wins. The Yankees have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Alfredo Aceves pitched 1.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.45. Craig Breslow took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Mark Teixeira, Alex Rodriguez hit homeruns for NY Yankees. Joe Mauer, Justin Morneau hit homeruns for Minnesota.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   NY Yankees
Nick Blackburn Player Joba Chamberlain
Loss W/L Loss
7.2 IP 6.0
4 Strikeouts 6
6 Hits 3
4.70 ERA 3.00
Hitting
Minnesota   NY Yankees
Justin Morneau Player Mark Teixeira
2 Hits 4
1 RBI 4
1 HR 1
5 TB 8
.667 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 8 2 15 .211 23 9 4 7 1 0
NY Yankees 7 2 15 .206 9 5 6 5 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • NY Yankees will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Yankees have a W/L % of .579 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 .500 after a loss.
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