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Yanks' bats boost Rocket
Yankees 5, Twins 1
Roger Clemens held the Twins to one run on two hits while fanning four. (Bill Kostroun/AP)
 Clemens fans Ford
 Abreu's moon shot
 Jeter's two-run single
Bobby Abreu launched a solo shot into the upper deck to break a sixth-inning tie, and Derek Jeter continued the scoring with a two-run single. Roger Clemens gave up one earned run on just two hits in eight innings, earning career win No. 350.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: July 02, 2007
MIN
Minnesota (42-39)
Lost 2
NY Yankees 5, Minnesota 1   NYY
NY Yankees (39-41)
Won 1
July 2, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Minnesota
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 4 0
NY Yankees
1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 X   5 12 0
Standings thru 7/2/07  |  Gameday  |  Twins Stats  |  Yankees Stats
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Castillo, 2B4000000.296
Bartlett, SS4010000.257
Mauer, C4020000.302
Cuddyer, RF4110003.287
Morneau, 1B2000101.277
Hunter, CF3000013.299
Kubel, DH3001011.240
Cirillo, 3B3000011.265
Ford, LF3000010.250
Totals30141149 

BATTING
2B: Mauer (15, Clemens).
TB: Bartlett; Mauer 3; Cuddyer.
RBI: Kubel (28).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cirillo; Hunter.
GIDP: Cuddyer.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
DP: (Cirillo-Castillo-Morneau).

 
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, DH3210202.251
Cabrera, CF4021102.263
Jeter, SS5022012.339
Rodriguez, 3B4001025.322
  1-Cairo, PR-3B1010000.253
Posada, C3000233.332
Matsui, LF4000007.266
Abreu, RF4131000.253
Phillips, 1B4110012.250
Cano, 2B3120101.269
Totals3551256724 


1-Ran for Rodriguez in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Phillips (1, Bonser).
HR: Abreu (5, 6th inning off Bonser, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Damon; Cabrera 2; Jeter 2; Cairo; Abreu 6; Phillips 2; Cano 2.
RBI: Rodriguez (80), Abreu (38), Cabrera (25), Jeter 2 (41).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui 4; Damon 2; Cabrera.
GIDP: Phillips.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Cano (2, 2nd base off Bonser/Mauer).

FIELDING
DP: (Cairo-Phillips).

 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bonser (L, 5-5)5.19443614.76
Rincon 0.00112004.40
Guerrier 0.21001001.82
Garza 2.02000100.00
 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Clemens (W, 2-3)8.02111404.26
Rivera 1.02000003.77

Rincon pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

WP: Clemens.
Pitches-strikes: Bonser 101-60, Rincon 12-4, Guerrier 12-6, Garza 30-21, Clemens 97-67, Rivera 10-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Bonser 3-7, Rincon 0-0, Guerrier 2-0, Garza 4-1, Clemens 13-7, Rivera 3-0.
Batters faced: Bonser 27, Rincon 2, Guerrier 4, Garza 8, Clemens 27, Rivera 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Rincon 2-1, Guerrier 3-2.
Umpires: HP: Wally Bell. 1B: Ron Kulpa. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 74 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, L to R.
T: 2:52.
Att: 53,036.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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