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Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello 10/3/15 The upcoming “win or go home” Wild Card playoff game is the first time the Yankees will be a participant since the playoff system changed in 2012. A fitting occasion as the Yankees’ celebrate the anniversary of Bucky Dent’s legendary home run which is the only other time in franchise history that the ... Read More »

Yanks eye series win against Twins

(SportsNetwork.com) – The Minnesota Twins will attempt to salvage a split of this weekend’s four-game set with the New York Yankees, when the teams meet up at Target Field on Sunday afternoon. The Twins dropped the first two games of the series, but pulled out a 2-1 victory in 11 innings on Saturday. With the score locked at 1-1 in ... Read More »

Twins walk off against Yankees in 11

(Saturday, July 5) Final Score: Minnesota 2, New York 1 Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) – Josh Willingham came home with the winning run on an 11th-inning throwing error by Francisco Cervelli, giving the Minnesota Twins a 2-1 decision over the New York Yankees at Target Field. Willingham scored both Minnesota runs on the afternoon, previously belting a solo homer off New York ... Read More »

Yanks target third straight win against Twins

(SportsNetwork.com) – With a chance to earn their first series win since mid- June, the New York Yankees will take on the Minnesota Twins in the third test of a four-game set at Target Field on Saturday. The Yankees rolled out to a 6-1 lead over the Twins on Friday, but nearly let it disappear, before surviving with a 6-5 ... Read More »

Yankees hold on to beat Twins

(Friday, July 4) Final Score: New York 6. Minnesota 5 Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) –  Brian Roberts had four extra-base hits, including three doubles, and knocked in a run, as the New York Yankees edged the Minnesota Twins, 6-5, at Target Field. Francisco Cervelli finished 3-for-4 and Jacoby Ellsbury provided a two-run single for New York, which has won the first ... Read More »

Yanks aim to continue Minnesota mastery

(SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Yankees can always count on putting a slump to rest when they visit the Minnesota Twins. The Yankees will try to continue their success in the Twins’ home ballpark on Friday afternoon in the second contest of a four-game series at Target Field. New York came to town riding a five-game losing streak, but broke ... Read More »

Tanaka and Yanks snap skid in win over Twins

(Thursday, July 3) Final Score: New York 7, Minnesota 4 Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) – Masahiro Tanaka wasn’t his sharpest, but he did enough to snap his brief two-game skid and the New York Yankees’ five- game slide. Tanaka gave up more than three earned runs for the first time in his career, allowing four over seven innings in the Yankees’ ... Read More »

Yankees hope Tanaka can stop skid against Twins

(SportsNetwork.com) – Even Masahiro Tanaka has been unable to avoid the current slump the New York Yankees are in. Tanaka will try to halt New York’s five-game slide and record his major league-leading 12th victory of the season on Thursday night when the Yankees visit the Twins to open a four-game set. A 6-3 loss to Tampa Bay on Wednesday ... Read More »

Robertson Implodes as Twins top Yanks 7-2

(Sunday, June 1st) Final Score: Minnesota 7, New York 2 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Josh Willingham’s solo homer sparked a six-run ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins rallied past the New York Yankees, 7-2, in the rubber match of a three-game series. Willingham quickly tied things up at two with his blast to left off David Robertson (0-2). Kurt Suzuki ... Read More »

Twins top Yankees behind power surge

Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Oswaldo Arcia went 2-for-4 and had one of three Minnesota home runs that powered the Twins to a 6-1 triumph over the New York Yankees. Arcia and Josh Willingham each delivered solo homers and Trevor Plouffe belted a two-run shot for Minnesota, which entered the opener of this three-game series having lost six of its last ... Read More »