Minnesota vs New York Final: 5-4 - Recap
|Minnesota vs New York Final: 5-4 - Recap|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as New York was handed a 5-4 defeat against Minnesota on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
The Twins were a +190 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Brian Duensing, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. Matt Capps earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.
New York got a 7-inning outing from C.C. Sabathia in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Swisher had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 7 hits, while New York only had 6.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.