Yankees edge Twins

Yankees edge Twins

Johnny Damon hit a solo home run in the bottom of the tenth inning Sunday to give the New York Yankees a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.

The Yankees were a -165 favorite in the game and the five runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (10).

Alex Rodriguez hit a solo home run for the Yankees and Melky Cabrera also had an RBI in the win.

Matt Tolbert drove in a run for Minnesota and Kevin Slowey allowed two runs on seven hits with eight strikeouts over 7 2-3 innings in a no-decision.