IMPACT PLAYER: Michael Pineda, N.Y. Yankees

Two hits over six innings, and the righthander never faced more than four batters in an inning.

BY THE NUMBERS

31 Consecutive hitters retired by Yankees relievers, including eight Saturday.

0 Walks issued by Yankees relievers in five games against the Twins this year, covering 20⅓ innings.

3 Errors by Eduardo Escobar in two games at Yankee Stadium.

ON DECK

Tyler Duffey might be pitching for his roster spot Sunday, but also to help Twins avoid second consecutive Yankee Stadium sweep.

PHIL MILLER