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ALDS Game 3: Yankees vs. Twins

The Yankees swept the Minnesota Twins with a 5-1 win in Game 3 of the best-of-five American League Division Series on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

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Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka and outfielder Aaron Judge celebrate in the locker room after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) celebrates
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone celebrates in the locker room after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) and
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Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez and second baseman Gleyber Torres celebrates in the locker room after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) and
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Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez and second baseman Gleyber Torres celebrate in the locker room after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees left fielder Cameron Maybin (38)
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Yankees leftfielder Cameron Maybin gets a beer shower in the locker room after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

Didi Gregorius and members of the Yankees celebrate
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Didi Gregorius and members of the Yankees celebrate after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman and Catcher Gary
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Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman and catcher Gary Sanchez celebrate after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman and Catcher Gary
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Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman and catcher Gary Sanchez celebrate after defeating the Minnesota Twins in Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman celebrate their ALDS
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New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman celebrate their ALDS victory over the Minnesota Twins at the close of Game 3 on Monday, Oct. t, 2019, at Target Field in Minnesota.

New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman celebrates their ALDS
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New York Yankees Aroldis Chapman celebrates their ALDS victory over the Minnesota Twins at the close of Game 3 on Monday, Oct. t, 2019, at Target Field in Minnesota.

New York Yankees left fielder Cameron Maybin (38)
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Yankees leftfielder Cameron Maybin is congratulated by catcher Gary Sanchez after his home run in the ninth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees left fielder Cameron Maybin (38)
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Yankees leftfielder Cameron Maybin watches his home run in the ninth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman (54)
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Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman delivers the pitch in the eighth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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Yankees centerfielder Brett Gardner and rightfielder Aaron Judge look as the ball goes over the fence after a home run by Minnesota Twins leftfielder Eddie Rosario in the eighth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29)
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 Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela reacts after a home run by Minnesota Twins leftfielder Eddie Rosario in the eighth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton (53)
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Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton reacts after a home run by Minnesota Twins leftfielder Eddie Rosario in the eighth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton (53)
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Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton reacts in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton (53)
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Yankees relief pitcher Zack Britton and catcher Gary Sanchez talk on the mound in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green (57)
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Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green walks to the dugout as  Yankees manager Aaron Boone takes him out in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres scores on the
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres scores on the single by shortstop Didi Gregorius as Minnesota Twins catcher Mitch Garver looks on in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) gets
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Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius hits an RBI single in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) swings
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Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez strikes out in the seventh inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green (57)
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Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green delivers the pitch in the sixth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) watches
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Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez watches the long fly ball by Minnesota Twins third baseman Marwin Gonzalez that ends the sixth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26)
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Yankees first baseman DJ LeMahieu, second baseman Gleyber Torres and rightfielder Aaron Judge celebrate after the final out in the fifth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres and and shortstop Didi Gregorius celebrate after the final out in the fifth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green (57)
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Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green reacts after the final out in the fifth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40)
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino reacts after the final out in the fourth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40)
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino reacts after the final out in the fourth inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino reacts in the
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino reacts in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40)
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino reacts in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres hits a home run in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees right fielder Giancarlo Stanton (27)
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New York Yankees right fielder Giancarlo Stanton (27) is out at 2nd base as Minnesota Twins second baseman Luis Arraez (2) throws on to 1st to get the double play in the 4th inning at Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday October 7, 2019 at Target Field

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres hits a home run in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) smacks a homer in the 2nd inning as Minnesota Twins right fielder Jake Cave (60) cannot make the catch at Game 3 of the ALDS on Monday October 7, 2019 at Target Field

Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres rounds second base
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres rounds second base after hitting a home run in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres celebrates with third base coach Phil Nevin in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres celebrates with catcher
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres celebrates with catcher Gary Sanchez after Torres hit a home run in the second inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Twins on Monday at Target Field.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40)
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino delivers the pitch in the first inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40)
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Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino delivers the pitch in the first inning during Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99)
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Yankees rightfielder Aaron Judge works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 at Target Field.

New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29)
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Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) blows
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone blows a bubble during a workout before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) during
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Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11)
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Yankees leftfielder Brett Gardner works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) during
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Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25)
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Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees right fielder Giancarlo Stanton (27)
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Yankees right fielder Giancarlo Stanton works out before Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) speaks
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone speaks to the media prior to Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) speaks
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone speaks to the media prior to Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

New York Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman (54)
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Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman speaks to the media prior to Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman speaks to the
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Yankees relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman speaks to the media prior to Game 3 of the ALDS against the Minnesota Twins on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Target Field.

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