GAME RECAP

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Alex Rodriguez, NY

The DH’s grand slam in the seventh inning gave the Yankees the lead for good.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

2 times Rodriguez has hit grand slams against the Twins

25 grand slams for Rodriguez in his career, the all-time record

1-4 Twins’ record vs. the Yankees this season.

 

ON DECK

In 16 career starts against the Yankees, Twins righthander Ervin Santana is 5-8 with a 6.34 ERA. He hasn’t beaten the Yankees since 2008. Righthander Nathan Eovaldi will start for New York.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III