Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

NY Yankees leads 1-0 (as of 9/1)

Game 1: Friday, September 1
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NY Yankees8
Game 2: Saturday, September 2
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in 8
NY Yankees1
Game 3: Sunday, September 3
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NY Yankees10

Twins 1

(77-56, 32-34 away)

Yankees 8

(80-53, 42-24 home)

    7:05 PM ET, September 1, 2006

    Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York 

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    NYY 01104020 - 8 14 0

    W: C. Lidle (11-9)

    L: C. Silva (8-13)

    Game Notes

    NEW YORK'S DEREK JETER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.