Twins Win Series in NY for First Time Since 2001

By KBJR News 1

Twins Win Series in NY for First Time Since 2001

July 15, 2013 Updated Jul 15, 2013 at 12:15 AM CDT

New York, NY (NNCNOW.com) --- Rookie Kyle Gibson pitched five strong innings, and the Twins racked up 14 hits en route to beating the Yankees 10-4 on Sunday afternoon, marking Minnesota's first series win in New York since 2001.

Gibson got the win on the mound after giving up just two earned runs on five hits. After going 11-0 against the Twins in his last 12 tries, CC Sabathia gave up three runs on eight hits in the loss.

Aaron Hicks hit a three-run homer while Jamey Carroll, Pedro Florimon, Justin Morneau, and Brian Dozier all knocked in a run for Minnesota.

The Twins (39-53) will play again on Friday when they host the Indians at 7:10 p.m.

Posted by Sarah Wheeler

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