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Sabathia wins 200th as Yanks defeat Twins

Sabathia wins 200th as Yanks defeat Twins

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jul 3, 2013
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.
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  • Timberwolves re-sign Chase Budinger, sign Kevin Martin

    Timberwolves re-sign Chase Budinger, sign Kevin Martin

    Will Kevin Martin help the Wolves end their playoff drought? Yesterday, the inestimable Henry Abbott wrote a must-read piece on 3-point shooting and what the NBA Finals taught us about the importance of treys in the league. Although he never mentioned M…
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  • Yanks' resurgent offense hands Hughes a win

    Yanks' resurgent offense hands Hughes a win

    MLB.com Jul 3, 2013
    Phil Hughes pitched seven innings of strong ball to log his first victory in four starts and Robinson Cano hit his fourth home run in the last three games, leading the Yankees to a 7-3 victory over the Twins on Tuesday.
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  • Twins give Mariano Rivera rocking chair made of broken bats

    Twins give Mariano Rivera rocking chair made of broken bats

    yahoo.com Jul 3, 2013
    The Minnesota Twins perfected the practice of giving a meaningful, personalized gift to a star player on a retirement tour with Mariano Rivera in town Tuesday. The Twins even named the rocking chair made of broken bats they gave to Rivera before playing…
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  • Video - Sources: Martin To Sign With Wolves 02:42

    Sources: Martin To Sign With Wolves

    Jul 3
    Amin Elhassan discusses Kevin Martin's decision to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
  • Video - Sabathia Picks Up 200th Win 00:31

    Sabathia Picks Up 200th Win

    Jul 3
    CC Sabathia struck out nine to lead the Yankees past the Twins and win his 200th game.

Sports Columnists

  • Clayton: Ravens travel new post-title road

    Jul 3
    It's unusual for a Super Bowl champion to retool its roster, but the Ravens' strategy makes sense in this era, writes John Clayton.
  • Kyle Korver agrees to four-year, $24 million deal with Atlanta Hawks, acco…

    Jul 3
    Sources close to the situation told ESPN.com on Wednesday night that Kyle Korver has agreed to terms on a four-year deal with the Atlanta Hawks worth an estimated $24 million.
  • Sources: Evans to sign Pelicans' offer sheet

    Jul 3
    Former NBA Rookie of the Year Tyreke Evans is ready to leave the Sacramento Kings, according to sources familiar with his thinking.