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ALDS Game 2: Yankees 5, Twins 2

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. Photo Credit: AP

For the second straight year, the Yankees have gone up 2-0 on the Twins in the ALDS.

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano reacts after
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano reacts after striking out New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Lance Berkman #17 of the New York
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Lance Berkman #17 of the New York Yankees rounds the bases after his solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer and umpire Hunter
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Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer and umpire Hunter Wendelstedt watch New York Yankees' Lance Berkman hit a home run during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Manager Joe Girardi #28 of the New York
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Manager Joe Girardi #28 of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout againsts the Minnesota Twins during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Lance Berkman #17 of the New York
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Lance Berkman #17 of the New York Yankees hits a solo home run in the fifth inning during game two of the ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (

Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel traps a
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Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel traps a ball off the bat of New York Yankees' Derek Jeter during the seventh inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hitting a RBI
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter hitting a RBI single against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the 7th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' third basemen Alex Rodriguez
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New York Yankees' third basemen Alex Rodriguez waiting for the ball while Minnesota Twin Delmon Young slides safely into third after hitting a triple in the bottom of the 6th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

Minneapolis, MN - Thursday Oct. 7, 2010: Newsday/
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Minneapolis, MN - Thursday Oct. 7, 2010: Newsday/ J. Conrad Williams Jr.: New York Yankees' Derek Jeter at bat against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the 7th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN. Newsday/ J. Conrad Williams Jr.

New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson could not get
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New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson could not get to this long hit ball by the Minnesota Twins' Delmon Young in the bottom of the 6th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' starting pitcher struggling against
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New York Yankees' starting pitcher struggling against the Minnesota Twins in the 6th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson attempts to make
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New York Yankees' Curtis Granderson attempts to make a catch during the 6th inning of his ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins at Target field in Minneapolis MN. on the evening of October 7, 2010.

Lance Berkman #17 of the New York
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Lance Berkman #17 of the New York Yankees celebrates a solo home run with third base coach Rob Thomson #59 in the fifth inning during game two of the ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York
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Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees throws to first during game two of the ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins
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Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins gives signs during game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Orlando Hudson #1 of the Minnesota Twins hits
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Orlando Hudson #1 of the Minnesota Twins hits a solo home run in the sixth inning during game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a
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Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a single hit by New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira during the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' Lance Berkman hits a home
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New York Yankees' Lance Berkman hits a home run during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez hitting a sacrifice
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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez hitting a sacrifice fly into right field allowing Curtis Granderson to score against the Minnesota Twins in the top of the 4th inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter warms up on
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New York Yankees' Derek Jeter warms up on deck before the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome breaks his bat as
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Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome breaks his bat as he flies out during the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer and umpire Hunter
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Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer and umpire Hunter Wendelstedt watch New York Yankees' Lance Berkman hit a home run during the fifth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees' Robinson Cano is out at
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New York Yankees' Robinson Cano is out at second base on a double play hit by Nick Swisher. Minnesota Twins' SS JJ Hardy throwing to first on the play in the top of the 4h inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees Derek Jeter fields a double
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New York Yankees Derek Jeter fields a double play over Denard Span during the first inning of the ALDS.

New York Yankees Lance Berkman knocks a home
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New York Yankees Lance Berkman knocks a home run during the 4th inning of the ALDS.

New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte delivers a
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New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte 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 7, 2010.

New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte delivers a
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New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte 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 7, 2010.

New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte delivers a
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New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte 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 7, 2010. (Newsday / Thomas A. Ferrara)

Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a
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Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a single hit by New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira during the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome breaks his bat as
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Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome breaks his bat as he flies out during the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, against the New York Yankees Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York
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Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York Yankees reacts during game two of the ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Delmon Young #21 of the Minnesota Twins singles
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Delmon Young #21 of the Minnesota Twins singles during game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Danny Valencia #19 of the Minnesota Twins hits
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Danny Valencia #19 of the Minnesota Twins hits an RBI sacrifice fly in the second inning during game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Fans reach for a foul ball during game
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Fans reach for a foul ball during game two of the ALDS game between the New York Yankees and the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York Yankees
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Andy Pettitte #46 of the New York Yankees pitches during game two of the ALDS game against the Minnesota Twins on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins
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Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins pitches during game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Fans of the Minnesota Twins cheer after
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Fans of the Minnesota Twins cheer after Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees strikes out in the first inning during game two of the ALDS game on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

FILE - Starting pitcher Carl Pavano #48 and
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FILE - Starting pitcher Carl Pavano #48 and catcher Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins walk to the dugout prior to game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees. (Oct. 7, 2010)

Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a
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Minnesota Twins right fielder Jason Kubel plays a single hit by New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira during the fourth inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, left, and
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, left, and Minnesota Twins' Denard Span look at first base after Jeter completed a double play on a ball hit by Orlando Hudson during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte fields
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte fields a ball hit by Minnesota Twins' Orlando Hudson, rear, during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. Pettitte threw to Derek Jeter who got Twins' Denard Span out before throwing to first to get Hudson out, for a double play.

Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates
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Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins celebrates after the third out in the first inning against the New York Yankees during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Curtis Granderson #14 of the New York Yankees
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Curtis Granderson #14 of the New York Yankees wait on deck in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins delivers
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Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch in the first inning against the New York Yankees during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer watches as New
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Minnesota Twins catcher Joe Mauer watches as New York Yankees' Nick Swisher hits a double during the second inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division series Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. The home plate umpire is Hunter Wednelstedt.

New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte pitching against
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New York Yankees' Andy Pettitte pitching against the Minnesota Twins in the bottom of the 1st inning Thursday Oct. 7, at Target Field in Minneapolis, MN.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte fields
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte fields a ball hit by Minnesota Twins' Orlando Hudson, rear, during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. Pettitte threw to Derek Jeter who got Twins' Denard Span out before throwing to first to get Hudson out, for a double play.

MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 07: Carl Pavano #48 of
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MINNEAPOLIS - OCTOBER 07: Carl Pavano #48 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch in the first inning against the New York Yankees during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, left, and
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New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, left, and Minnesota Twins' Denard Span look at first base after Jeter completed a double play on a ball hit by Orlando Hudson during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano reacts after
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano reacts after striking out New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano throws during
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano throws during
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Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Carl Pavano throws during the first inning of Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the New York Yankees, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

Mascot T.C. of the Minnesota Twins appears behind
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Mascot T.C. of the Minnesota Twins appears behind the centerfield trees prior game two of the ALDS game against the New York Yankees on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte warms
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New York Yankees starting pitcher Andy Pettitte warms up before Game 2 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Minnesota Twins Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis.

(L-R) Lola Thompson, Idelle Walton, Jim Walton
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(L-R) Lola Thompson, Idelle Walton, Jim Walton and Dale Spoolhoff wear a mustache to support starting pitcher Carl Pavano of the Minnesota Twins before the game against the New York Yankees during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Idelle Walton (L) and Lola Thompson (R) wear
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Idelle Walton (L) and Lola Thompson (R) wear a mustache to support starting pitcher Carl Pavano of the Minnesota Twins before the game against the New York Yankees during game two of the ALDS on October 7, 2010 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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