The Twins’ shorthanded bullpen was rescued by a three-inning scoreless outing by their middle reliever.
BY THE NUMBERS
3 Strikeouts by Joe Mauer, just the seventh time he’s whiffed three or more times in a game
.045 Batting average of leadoff hitter Aaron Hicks, who despite his 1-for-22 start to the season, scored the winning run Saturday
Lefthander Pedro Hernandez makes his second career start, and first for his new team, as the Twins try to win the series.