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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws (Credit: AP)

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

ALDS Game 1: Yankees 6, Minnesota 4

The Yankees are in Minnesota battling the Twins in Game 1 of the playoffs.

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi was not
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New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi was not happy with the call the officials made, with Mariano Rivera pitching, when Greg Golson appeared to catch a fly ball hit by the Twins' Delmon Young, but the play was ruled no catch. (Oct. 6, 2010)

New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi was not
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New York Yankees' manager Joe Girardi was not happy with the call the officials made, with Mariano Rivera pitching, when Greg Golson appeared to catch a fly ball hit by Delmon Young of the Minnesota Twins, but the play was ruled no catch. (Oct. 6, 2010)

Yankees closer Mariano Rivera pitching against the Minnesota
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Yankees closer Mariano Rivera pitching against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the ninth inning in Game 1 of the ALDS. (Oct. 6, 2010)

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The Yankees' Derek Jeter pumps his fist after
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The Yankees' Derek Jeter pumps his fist after throwing out the Twins' Denard Span in the eighth inning. (Oct. 6, 2010)

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter throwing out Minnesota
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter throwing out Minnesota Twins Denard Span in the bottom of the 8th inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano did not get
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano did not get the ball in time from Derek Jeter allowing the Minnesota Twins' Jason Repko to return to second base in the bottom of the 8th inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano did not
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano did not get the ball in time from Derek Jeter allowing the Minnesota Twins' Jason Repko to return to second base in the bottom of the 8th inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire watches from the
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Minnesota Twins manager Ron Gardenhire watches from the dugout during the ninth inning of Game 1 of the American League Division baseball series against the New York Yankees Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis. The Yankees won 6-4 to take a 1-0 lead in the series.

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The New York Yankees celebrate after Game 1
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The New York Yankees celebrate after Game 1 of the American League Division baseball series against the Minnesota Twins Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis. The Yankees won 6-4 to take a 1-0 lead in the series.

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano watches New
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano watches New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez (13) at second during the sixth inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira hits a double
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New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira hits a double off Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano (47) during the sixth inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' starting pitcher CC Sabathia
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New York Yankees' starting pitcher CC Sabathia struggling against the Minnesota Twinns in the bottom of the 3rd inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

Minneapolis, MN - Wednesday Oct. 6, 2010: Newsday/
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Minneapolis, MN - Wednesday Oct. 6, 2010: Newsday/ J. Conrad Williams Jr.: New York Yankees' starting pitcher CC Sabathia pitching against the Minnesota Twinns in the bottom of the first inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN. Newsday/ J. Conrad Williams Jr.

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New York Yankees' Alex Rodrigguez jumping over the
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New York Yankees' Alex Rodrigguez jumping over the Minnesota Twinns Orlando Hudson as her slides in to third base where there was not play in the bottom of the 3rd inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Alex Rodrigguez jumping over
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New York Yankees' Alex Rodrigguez jumping over the Minnesota Twinns Orlando Hudson as her slides in to third base where there was not play in the bottom of the 3rd inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Jorge Posada hits a run-scoring
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New York Yankees' Jorge Posada hits a run-scoring single during the sixth inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking
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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out in the 3rd inning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking
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New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out in the 3rd inning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

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Manager Joe Girardi #28 of the New York
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Manager Joe Girardi #28 of the New York Yankees looks on prior to game one of the ALDS game on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Manager Ron Gardenhire #35 of the Minnesota Twins
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Manager Ron Gardenhire #35 of the Minnesota Twins shakes hands with Manager Joe Girardi #28 of the New York Yankees prior to game one of the ALDS game on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Ron Gardenhire #35 of the Minnesota Twins gestures
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Ron Gardenhire #35 of the Minnesota Twins gestures prior to game one of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after giving up a 2 run home run to Minnesotas michael cuddyer in the second nning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after giving up a 2 run home run to Minnesotas michael cuddyer in the second nning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia reacts after giving up a 2 run home run to Minnesotas michael cuddyer in the second nning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010. (Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara)

New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano waits
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New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano waits for the bottom of the fourth inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins Michael Cuddyer is congratulated at home
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Minnesota Twins Michael Cuddyer is congratulated at home plate by Jim Thome after Cuddyer knocked a 2 run home run in the in the second nning of his ALDS game against the yankees at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

Minnesota Twins J.J. Hardey slides into New York
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Minnesota Twins J.J. Hardey slides into New York Yankees Robinson cano as he legs out a double in the second nning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees reacts after giving up a two run homer to Michael Cuddyer of the Minnesota Twins in the second inning during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking
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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out during the third inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez leaps
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez leaps over Minnesota Twins' Orlando Hudson as Hudson slides safely into third base during the third inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis. Hudson advanced from first on a ball hit by Joe Mauer.

New York Yankees line up for the start
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New York Yankees line up for the start of their ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins
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Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates his two run homer as Jorge Posada #20 of the New York Yankees stands by during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Jim Thome #25 of the Minnesota Twins shakes
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Jim Thome #25 of the Minnesota Twins shakes hands with manager Ron Gardenhire #35 prior to game one of the ALDS game against New York Yankees on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates
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Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates his two run homer against the New York Yankees during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates
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Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates his two run homer with teammate Jim Thome #25 in the second inning agianst the New York Yankees during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking
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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after striking out during the third inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees reacts after giving up a two run homer to Michael Cuddyer of the Minnesota Twins in the second inning during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: Michael Cuddyer #5 of
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MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: Michael Cuddyer #5 of the Minnesota Twins hits a two run homer in the second inning against the New York Yankees during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

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MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: CC Sabathia #52 of
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MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: CC Sabathia #52 of
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MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 06: CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch in the second inning against the Minnesota Twins during game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Minnesota Twins' Michael Cuddyer (5) is congratulated by
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Minnesota Twins' Michael Cuddyer (5) is congratulated by Jim Thome after Cuddyer hit a two-run home run during the second inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins' Michael Cuddyer (5) is congratulated by
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Minnesota Twins' Michael Cuddyer (5) is congratulated by Jim Thome after Cuddyer hit a two-run home run during the second inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia delivers a
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia delivers a pitch during the first inning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia delivers a
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New York Yankees pitcher C.C. Sabathia delivers a pitch during the first inning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 6, 2010.

New York Yankees' starting pitcher CC Sabathia pitching
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New York Yankees' starting pitcher CC Sabathia pitching against the Minnesota Twinns in the bottom of the first inning Wednesday Oct. 6, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

Mick Kelleher #50 of the New York Yankees
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Mick Kelleher #50 of the New York Yankees meets Ron Gardenhire #35 of the Minnesota Twins and the umpire crew prior to game one of the ALDS on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Francisco Liriano #47 of the Minnesota Twins
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Francisco Liriano #47 of the Minnesota Twins pitches during game one of the ALDS against the New York Yankees on October 6, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York
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Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees reacts to striking out in the first inning during game one of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins. (Oct. 6, 2010)

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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws during
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Francisco Liriano throws during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws during the first inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, in Minneapolis.

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