Final in 14

Series: Game 1 of 3

New York leads 1-0 (as of 5/17)

Game 1: Friday, May 17
Minnesota 12Final
in 14
New York 13
Game 2: Saturday, May 18
Minnesota 2Final
New York 6
Game 3: Sunday, May 19
Minnesota 0Final
New York 3

Twins 12

(25-18, 9-12 away)

Yankees 13

(27-15, 12-7 home)

    7:05 PM ET, May 17, 2002

    Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York 

    4567891011121314 R H E
    MIN 00600000003 12 - -
    NYY 52000100004 13 - -

    W: S. Hitchcock (1-0)

    L: M. Trombley (0-1)