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Sabathia, Yankees mow down Twins

CC Sabathia fanned eight batters over 6 2-3 innings to help the New York Yankees defeat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 in Game 1 of their AL divisional playoff series Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium.

The Yankees won the game as -360 favorites, while the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).

Hideki Matsui and Derek Jeter belted two-run homers in leading the Yankees. Alex Rodriguez also drove in a pair of runs.

Brian Duensing was rocked for seven hits and five runs over 4 2-3 innings in the loss.