Luke Hughes, Twins
His three-run homer in the fourth was the winning hit.
BY THE NUMBERS
12.15 Nick Blackburn's ERA over his past three outings.
.421 Joe Mauer's career average against Gavin Floyd.
After he took Friday off to rest a sore big toe, look for Jim Thome to return to the lineup Saturday despite lefthander Mark Buehrle being on the mound.
LA VELLE E. NEAL III