Justin Morneau [[ MORE-noh ]] went 3-for-4 with a pair of home runs and three RBI to lift the Twins in a 6-5 win over the Yankees. Minnesota has won two-of-three on the heels of a three-game slide. Jason Marquis [[ mar-KEY ]] tossed five frames of four-run ball to pick up the win. Matt Capps allowed a solo home run to Derek Jeter in the bottom of the ninth, but held on to record the save. The teams will wrap up the series at 6:05 tonight.
Twins Recall Marquis
(Bronx, NY) – The Twins recalled pitcher Jason Marquis [[ mar-KEY ]] from Double-A New Britain prior to last night’s win over the Yankees. In a corresponding roster move, the Twins designated Luke Hughes for assignment. Hughes was 2-for-10 at the plate with two RBI in four games for the Twins this season.