Ivan Nova, Yankees
He tossed seven innings, improving to 9-0 in his past 10 starts.
BY THE NUMBERS
9 Shutout losses for the Twins, one more than they had all of last season.
2-5 Twins record against the Yankees this season, with a makeup game left in New York on Sept. 19.
164,950 Attendance for the four-game series, largest in Target Field history.
Twins righthander Carl Pavano, who has a 2.01 ERA in his past three starts, faces Orioles lefty Zach Britton.