Hughes, Yanks shut down Twins
By Jon Krawczynski
AP Baseball Writer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Phil Hughes allowed just two hits in 7-2/3 innings and Russell Martin hit two home runs to lead the New York Yankees to an 8-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
Hughes (4-4) gave up one run, walked three and struck out two in his longest outing of the season. Martin hit a solo homer in the third and a two-run shot in the sixth, his fourth career multihomer game.
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