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Rasner off his game
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Twins 5, Yankees 1
Derek Jeter hit his third homer of the season in the fifth inning. (Eric Miller/Reuters)
Maybe Saturday's extra-innings win took something out of the Yankees. Other than a Derek Jeter solo homer in the fifth, the Bombers were kept off the scoreboard. Darrell Rasner, who won his first three starts since being called up, has dropped his past two decisions, hurling only 5 1/3 frames against the Twins.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (28-28)
Lost 1
Minnesota 5, NY Yankees 1   MIN
Minnesota (29-27)
Won 1
June 1, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   1 8 1
Minnesota
2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 X   5 9 0
Standings thru 6/1/08  |  Recap: NYY | MIN  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Twins stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, LF4010001.290
Jeter, SS2111200.271
Abreu, RF3010111.299
Rodriguez, 3B4010014.287
Matsui, DH4000006.330
Betemit, 1B4000020.237
Cano, 2B4010010.220
Moeller, C3010011.255
  a-Giambi, PH1010000.245
Cabrera, CF4010002.265
Totals331813615 

a-Singled for Moeller in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Damon (17, Blackburn), Moeller (3, Blackburn).
HR: Jeter (3, 5th inning off Blackburn, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Damon 2; Jeter 4; Abreu; Rodriguez; Cano; Moeller 2; Giambi; Cabrera.
RBI: Jeter (26).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Matsui 3; Cabrera.
GIDP: Moeller; Damon.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
E: Cabrera (2, throw).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gomez, CF4010013.282
Casilla, 2B4110010.333
Redmond, C3210100.235
Morneau, 1B4220013.308
Cuddyer, RF4033000.245
Kubel, DH2000202.238
Young, LF4010013.264
Lamb, 3B3001012.250
Harris, SS3000122.249
Totals315944715 

BATTING
2B: Redmond (3, Rasner), Morneau (9, Rasner).
3B: Morneau (2, Rasner), Cuddyer (2, Patterson).
TB: Gomez; Casilla; Redmond 2; Morneau 5; Cuddyer 5; Young.
RBI: Cuddyer 3 (25), Lamb (24).
2-out RBI: Cuddyer 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kubel 2; Harris; Gomez 2.
SF: Lamb.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Gomez (6, 2nd base by Rasner/Moeller).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Harris-Casilla-Morneau, Crain-Harris-Morneau).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rasner (L, 3-2)5.18442502.67
Patterson 1.11112206.75
Britton 1.10000001.50
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Blackburn 4.15113313.32
Bass (W, 2-1)1.21000005.35
Crain (H, 4)2.01000103.68
Nathan 1.01000201.52

Pitches-strikes: Rasner 111-72, Patterson 40-21, Britton 14-9, Blackburn 71-45, Bass 13-7, Crain 23-14, Nathan 18-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Rasner 6-4, Patterson 2-0, Britton 3-1, Blackburn 6-4, Bass 4-1, Crain 4-1, Nathan 1-0.
Batters faced: Rasner 25, Patterson 7, Britton 4, Blackburn 21, Bass 5, Crain 6, Nathan 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Patterson 2-0, Britton 1-0, Bass 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Chris Tiller. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 69 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:53.
Att: 27,479.

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