Vernon Wells drove in three runs to lead a 13-hit attack as the Yankees outslugged the Twins 9-5 to sweep the four-game series at Target Field. Rookie Kyle Gibson was hammered for 11 hits and eight runs in five-and-a-third frames to take the loss in his second career start for Minnesota. Justin Morneau hit a pair of solo homers in defeat. The Twins open a weekend series tonight in Toronto.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.
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