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Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on August 19, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Gee Strikes Out Nine, Mets Overpower Twins

Dillon Gee pitched into the eighth inning for the New York Mets in a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday afternoon,


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Minor League Team In Conn. Admits To Staging Rejected Marriage Proposal

In a video posted online, the woman being proposed to on the field replies, “I’m sorry, I can’t, I’m sorry” and then flees. The video has been viewed more than 600,000 times on YouTube and was the subject of several news stories.


Mariano Rivera #42 of the New York Yankees waves to the crowd after he is presented with a surfboard, a bottle of wine and a check for his foundation by Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin and team president Michael Crowley. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

5 Great Moments From First Half Of Mariano Rivera’s Farewell Tour

When visiting his long-time opponents during road trips, Rivera has been meeting with players, coaches and the individuals behind the scenes to say his goodbyes. Check out our top Mo-ments…


CC Sabathia walks off the mound after giving up eight runs and eight hits in four innings against the Minnesota Twins at Yankee Stadium on July 14, 2013. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Boo-Birds Let It Rip In Bronx As Yankees Limp Into All-Star Break

“That was probably one of the uglier games I’ve seen in this stadium for sure,” Vernon Wells said. “Just anything we did wrong came back to bite us.”


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Twins Rout Sabathia, Yankees 10-4

The Yankees made two errors that led to five unearned runs and also hit into four double plays.


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Yankees Snap Winning Streak Against Twins, Lose 4-1

Twins snapped a six-game losing streak, winning for the first time in six meetings with the Yankees this year.


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Silverman: Twin Killings Appear To Have Been Turning Point For The Season

The Yankees continue to say a prayer of thanks every time they see the Minnesota Twins on the schedule.


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Palladino: The Yankees’ Arrow Is Pointing Up Again

Perhaps the artillery Girardi really needs, the big cannons, will come alive soon enough.


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Cano, Yankees Look To Complete The Sweep Of The Twins

Cano looks for a seventh consecutive multihit effort to cap this trip and the Yankees complete a four-game sweep and hand the Twins a fifth straight defeat.


The Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki hits a double during the sixth inning against the Twins on July 3, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Yankees Make The Most Of Their Hits, Win Third Straight Over Twins

CC Sabathia earned his 200th career win to stretch his winning streak over Minnesota to nearly six years, and Robinson Cano hit a tying two-run double to spark the Yankees in a 3-2 victory on Wednesday night.


Luis Cruz of the Los Angeles Dodgers gestures to his dugout. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Yankees Place Jayson Nix On DL, Sign Infielder Luis Cruz

The Yankees have placed Jayson Nix on the DL and signed infielder Luis Cruz who will play shortstop tonight and bat eighth.


Mariano Rivera is presented with a rocking chair made out of broken bats by manager Ron Gardenhire, Justin Morneau and Glen Perkins of the Minnesota Twins on July 2, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Present Mariano Rivera With ‘Chair Of Broken Dreams’

The Twins have watched Mariano Rivera break a lot of their bats over the years. On Tuesday they presented the Yankees closer with a gift that captured Rivera’s dominance.


The Yankees’ Alberto Gonzalez hits a two-run double against the Twins during the fifth inning on July 2, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Cano, Gonzalez Back Hughes Big In Yankees’ Rout Of Twins

Robinson Cano homered for the third straight game and Phil Hughes gave up one run on six hits in seven innings, lifting the New York Yankees to a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night.


The Yankees’ Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch against the Twins during the first inning on July 1, 2013 at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Cano Supplies The Power, Pettitte Writes The History As Yankees End Slide

Robinson Cano homered twice and Andy Pettitte broke Whitey Ford’s club record for career strikeouts to help the Yankees snap a five-game skid with a 10-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.


Lee Mazzilli of the New York Mets fields the ball during a game in the 1989 season. (Photo by: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Mets Draft Pick LJ Mazzilli Following In His Father’s Footsteps

Forty years after taking local boy Lee Mazzilli in the first round of the 1973 amateur draft, the Mets selected his son, University of Connecticut second baseman LJ Mazzilli.