Final

Series: Game 1 of 4

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 5/15)

Game 1: Friday, May 15
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NY Yankees5
Game 2: Saturday, May 16
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in 11
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Game 3: Sunday, May 17
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in 10
NY Yankees3
Game 4: Monday, May 18
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Twins 4

(18-18, 4-9 away)

Yankees 5

(18-17, 7-7 home)

    7:05 PM ET, May 15, 2009

    Yankee Stadium, New York, New York 

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    MIN 010110100 4 9 0
    NYY 000010103 5 10 0

    W: J. Veras (2-1)

    L: J. Nathan (1-1)

    Game Notes

    MINNESOTA THIRD BASEMAN JOE CREDE LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING DUE TO TIGHTNESS IN HIS LOWER BACK.
    NEW YORK'S JOHNNY DAMON WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE WALLY BELL IN THE THIRD INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

    Game Information

    StadiumYankee Stadium, New York, NY
    Attendance43,856 (89.1% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:37
    Weather68 degrees, partly cloudy
    Wind10 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - Wally Bell, First Base - Marty Foster, Second Base - Chad Fairchild, Third Base - John Hirschbeck