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In an interview with a Finnish TV station, Niklas Backstrom called it a scary situation and said it would take some time before he would be ready to play.
A woman sitting several rows behind the Milwaukee Brewers' dugout has been injured when she was hit by a line drive off the bat of Atlanta's Eury Perez.
Brian Dozier began his Final Vote All-Star push with a walk-off home run to beat Baltimore in 10 innings.
The Twins second baseman hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning to beat Baltimore.
Twins closer Glen Perkins says he's honored to represent Minnesota and the Twins in next week's All-Star Game, his third straight selection.