Yankees Take Opener from Twins 25 Sep 12

Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer to lead the charge for the Yankees in a 6-3 win over Minnesota. Liam Hendriks gave up six runs in six-and-a-third innings to take the loss for the Twins. Chris Parmelee hit a two-run triple and Pedro Florimon hit a solo homer for Minnesota, which had swept a doubleheader on Sunday after losing two straight. The series continues tonight as Esmerling Vasquez takes the mound against Phil Hughes. Coverage begins at 6:40pm on 860 AM KNUJ.