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Derek Jeter, right, is congratulated by Eric Chavez after he scored on a single by Nick Swisher off Minnesota Twins pitcher Brian Duensing in the third inning. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Yankees vs. Twins

The Yankees defeated the Twins 8-2 Wednesday to wrap up a three-game series in Minnesota.

Chris Dickerson celebrates hitting a two-run home run
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Chris Dickerson celebrates hitting a two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Chris Dickerson rounds the bases after hitting a
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Chris Dickerson rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Curtis Granderson, right, celebrates with teammates after the
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Curtis Granderson, right, celebrates with teammates after the Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 8-2 in a game in Minneapolis. (Sept. 26, 2012)

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Kevin Love of Minnesota Timberwolves throws out the
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Kevin Love of Minnesota Timberwolves throws out the ceremonial pitch prior to Twins-Yankees game at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Twins manager Ron Gardenhire speaks with first base
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Twins manager Ron Gardenhire speaks with first base umpire Kerwin Danley after Ben Revere of the Twins was called out at first base during the first inning against the Yankees at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Robinson Canocatches a throw from teammate Nick Swisher
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Robinson Canocatches a throw from teammate Nick Swisher to get Ben Revere out at first base as umpire Kerwin Danley looks on in the first inning at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Samuel Deduno of the Minnesota Twins left the
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Samuel Deduno of the Minnesota Twins left the game against the Yankees in the second inning with what was first announced as "left eye irritation." (Sept. 26, 2012)

CC Sabathia of the New York Yankees delivers
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CC Sabathia of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees shakes
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Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees shakes hands with Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves before the game at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki, left, and Chris
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New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki, left, and Chris Dickerson celebrate as they score on a two-run double by Robinson Cano off Minnesota Twins pitcher Brian Duensing in the third inning at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, left, jumps onto
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Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, left, jumps onto first for the out after taking the throw from pitcher CC Sabathia on an infield grounder by Minnesota Twins' Chris Parmelee, right, during the second inning at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Brian Duensing took over for Twins starter Samuel
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Brian Duensing took over for Twins starter Samuel Deduno who left the game with an eye ailment against the Yankees at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Derek Jeter, right, is congratulated by Eric Chavez
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Derek Jeter, right, is congratulated by Eric Chavez after he scored on a single by Nick Swisher off Minnesota Twins pitcher Brian Duensing in the third inning. (Sept. 26, 2012)

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Robinson Cano hits a two-run double in the
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Robinson Cano hits a two-run double in the third inning ooff Minnesota Twins pitcher Brian Duensing at Target Field. (Sept. 26, 2012)

Phil Hughes delivers a pitch during a game
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Phil Hughes delivers a pitch during a game against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Phil Hughes winds up during the first inning
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Phil Hughes winds up during the first inning of a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Ichiro Suzuki is tagged out by Minnesota Twins
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Ichiro Suzuki is tagged out by Minnesota Twins second baseman Jamey Carroll as he attemps to steal second in the third inning of a game. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Ichiro Suzuki jumps away from a close pitch
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Ichiro Suzuki jumps away from a close pitch by Minnesota Twins pitcher Esmerling Vasquez during the third inning of a game. (Sept. 25, 2012)

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Russell Martin congratulates Nick Swisher on a two-run
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Russell Martin congratulates Nick Swisher on a two-run home run during the fourth inning of a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer stands by as
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Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer stands by as Robinson Cano and Nick Swisher, left, celebrate Swisher's two-run home run off Minnesota Twins pitcher Esmerling Vasquez in the fourth inning of a game. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Nick Swisher rounds third base after hitting a
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Nick Swisher rounds third base after hitting a two-run home run during the fourth inning of a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Robinson Cano congratulates Nick Swisher on a two-run
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Robinson Cano congratulates Nick Swisher on a two-run home run during a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 25, 2012)

Russell Martin reacts as second base umpire Kerwin
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Russell Martin reacts as second base umpire Kerwin Danley calls him out after the Twins' Pedro Florimon caught him stealing during the fourth inning of a game. (Sept. 25, 2012)

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Swisher #33
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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Swisher #33 of the New York Yankees hits a two run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the fourth inning of the game on September 25, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Curtis Granderson hits a solo home run in
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Curtis Granderson hits a solo home run in a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Robinson Cano mishandles the ball hit by Denard
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Robinson Cano mishandles the ball hit by Denard Span during the third inning. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Ryan Doumit speaks with home plate umpire Paul
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Ryan Doumit speaks with home plate umpire Paul Nauert after being called out at home plate during the fourth inning. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Liam Hendriks looks away after giving up a
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Liam Hendriks looks away after giving up a two-run home run to Nick Swisher. (Sept. 24, 2012)

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Nick Swisher watches his two-run home run off
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Nick Swisher watches his two-run home run off Minnesota Twins pitcher Liam Hendriks during the first inning. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch in a game
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Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch in a game against the Minnesota Twins. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Justin Morneau reacts to striking out with the
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Justin Morneau reacts to striking out with the bases loaded during the first inning. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Minnesota Twins right fielder Ben Revere one-hands a
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Minnesota Twins right fielder Ben Revere one-hands a ball off the wall on a double by New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki. (Sept. 24, 2012)

Nick Swisher rounds the bases after hitting a
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Nick Swisher rounds the bases after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning. (Sept. 24, 2012)

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