GAME RECAP

Impact player

Aaron Hicks, Twins

After striking out on a changeup, he looked for another one in the third inning, and hammered it for three-run homer.

BY THE NUMBERS

12 Consecutive seasons Twins have lost season series to Yankees; they finish 2-5 in 2013.

28 Assists by Twins outfielders after two more Sunday, highest total in the major leagues.

ON DECK

After Glen Perkins and Joe Mauer play in Tuesday’s All-Star Game, the Twins open second half Friday against Cleveland.

PHIL MILLER