Posted July 04, 2013 on AP on Fox
CC Sabathia won his 200th career game to stretch his winning streak over Minnesota to nearly six years, and Robinson Cano hit a tying two-run double to spark the New York Yankees in a 3-2 victory over the Twins on Wednesday night. Cano fueled the three-run sixth against Twins starter PJ Walters (2-5), who was pitching for his job. Trevor Plouffe homered against Sabathia (9-6), but the burly right-hander finished seven innings with seven hits and three walks while striking out nine. Mariano Rivera pitched a scoreless ninth to notch his 28th save in 29 tries in his farewell season. Sabathia is 11-0 with a 2.01 ERA in his last 12 starts against the Twins with a 2.01 ERA. Not quite as dominant as he's been in the past, Sabathia was still plenty overpowering for the Twins, who have lost nine of their last 12 games. He threw a season-high 121 pitches. The Twins were on their way to beating Sabathia for the first time since July 29, 2007, the year he won the AL Cy Young award. Bria...
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