By Nick Ziegler (@Ziggy26x)
July 13th, 2013
Minnesota Twins vs New York Yankees Post Game Recap
Final Score: Twins 4 Yankees 1
The New York Yankees offense went back to its one-run ways against the Twins, as they loss 4-1 on Saturday afternoon. The loss moves the Yankees to (51-43) on the season, which is 6.5 games behind the Boston Red Sox in the AL East.
The offense for the Yankees got off to a quick start against Samuel Deduno, but after scoring in the first inning they went scoreless. Deduno earned his fifth win of the season going seven innings allowing just one run on six hits and three walks. The lone Yankees run came from a Robinson Cano base-hit that scored Ichiro. The double for Ichiro was his 3,970th hit of his professional career, as he is closing in on 4,000 hits combined between Japan and America.