Minnesota Twins defeat New York Yankees, 6-3

Mariano Rivera's streak of 11 scoreless innings came to a screeching halt Sunday afternoon, as did the Twins' 12-game losing streak against the Yankees.

Summoned from the bullpen to get four outs and protect a two-run lead, Rivera walked in a run and then served up a two-out grand slam to Jason Kubel, who lined a 1-0 cutter into the right field bleachers. The blast, Kubel's third homer of the year and his sixth career grand slam, gave the Twins a 6-3 lead in the eighth ...