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Yankees-Twins postponed, to play twin bill Wednesday

The Yankees (81-54) opened the series with a 5-2 victory Monday afternoon. New York began Tuesday with a five-game lead over the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL East. Minnesota (68-65) has followed up a five-game winning streak by dropping four of five. The Twins entered Tuesday one game behind the first-place Cleveland Guardians in the AL Central.

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Tuesday's game between the Minnesota Twins and host New York Yankees was postponed due to heavy rain in the New York area.

The game will be made up as a single-admission doubleheader on Wednesday, starting at 2:05 p.m. CT.

The Yankees (81-54) opened the series with a 5-2 victory Monday afternoon. New York began Tuesday with a five-game lead over the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL East.

Minnesota (68-65) has followed up a five-game winning streak by dropping four of five. The Twins entered Tuesday one game behind the first-place Cleveland Guardians in the AL Central.

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