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Split for Yankees
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Twins 6, Yankees 5
Derek Jeter (left) congratulates Alex Rodriguez on his two-run homer. (Jim Mone/AP)
Even with three leads, the Yankees could not keep the Twins at bay. Kyle Farnsworth came on in relief of Andy Pettitte in the eighth and gave up the game-winner to Delmon Young, resulting in a split of the four-game set and a sub-.500 record for the seven-game road trip.
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Series at a glance:
NYY
NY Yankees (28-29)
Lost 2
Minnesota 6, NY Yankees 5   MIN
Minnesota (30-27)
Won 2
June 2, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0   5 15 1
Minnesota
0 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 X   6 13 0
Standings thru 6/2/08  |  Recap: NYY | MIN  |  Gameday  |  Yankees stats  |  Twins stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Damon, LF5021002.293
Jeter, SS5130003.279
Abreu, RF5000004.292
Rodriguez, 3B4232101.300
Matsui, DH4010103.328
Giambi, 1B5021002.250
Cano, 2B4110005.220
Moeller, C4110023.254
Cabrera, CF4021002.270
Totals4051552225 

BATTING
2B: Jeter (8, Hernandez), Moeller (4, Hernandez), Rodriguez (12, Hernandez).
HR: Rodriguez (8, 1st inning off Hernandez, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Damon 2; Jeter 4; Rodriguez 7; Matsui; Giambi 2; Cano; Moeller 2; Cabrera 2.
RBI: Rodriguez 2 (23), Cabrera (25), Damon (26), Giambi (28).
2-out RBI: Rodriguez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cano; Jeter; Giambi; Matsui; Abreu; Cabrera.
GIDP: Damon; Matsui.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
E: Pettitte (1, pickoff).

 
MinnesotaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Gomez, CF5110013.280
Casilla, 2B4011001.328
Mauer, C4221001.319
Morneau, 1B4000002.303
Cuddyer, RF4330000.258
Monroe, DH3011001.238
  a-Punto, PH-DH0000000.264
Young, LF4033000.273
Harris, SS4010023.249
Macri, 3B3010002.500
  b-Lamb, PH-3B0000100.250
Totals3561361313 

a-Hit a sacrifice bunt for Monroe in the 8th. b-Walked for Macri in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Young 3 (10, Pettitte, Pettitte, Farnsworth), Macri (1, Pettitte), Cuddyer (7, Farnsworth).
HR: Mauer (1, 7th inning off Pettitte, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Gomez; Casilla; Mauer 5; Cuddyer 4; Monroe; Young 6; Harris; Macri 2.
RBI: Young 3 (18), Casilla (14), Monroe (19), Mauer (22).
2-out RBI: Young; Mauer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Harris; Morneau; Casilla; Macri 2; Gomez.
S: Punto.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
CS: Young (3, 3rd base by Farnsworth/Moeller).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Cuddyer (Jeter at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Harris-Morneau, Casilla-Harris-Morneau).

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Pettitte 7.010540214.21
Farnsworth (L, 0-2)1.03111104.44
 
MinnesotaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hernandez 6.013551114.81
Reyes 0.10001002.50
Guerrier (W, 3-1)1.21000103.00
Nathan (S, 15)1.01000001.46

Hernandez pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Hernandez, Reyes.
Pitches-strikes: Pettitte 94-64, Farnsworth 21-13, Hernandez 107-65, Reyes 12-6, Guerrier 20-13, Nathan 11-8.
Ground outs-fly outs: Pettitte 15-4, Farnsworth 1-0, Hernandez 9-8, Reyes 1-0, Guerrier 3-0, Nathan 2-1.
Batters faced: Pettitte 31, Farnsworth 6, Hernandez 31, Reyes 3, Guerrier 5, Nathan 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Reyes 1-1, Guerrier 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Gary Darling. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Chris Tiller.
Weather: 70 degrees, dome.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 2:54.
Att: 20,168.

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