Nick Castellanos, Detroit
He was 2-for-4 with a home run in the seventh inning that broke what was an 8-8 tie.
BY THE NUMBERS
9 Career ejections for Detroit manager Brad Ausmus, who removed his sweatshirt and used it to cover home plate.
53 Pitches thrown by the Twins in the first inning.
91 Pitches thrown by Pat Dean, the most by a Twins reliever since Liam Hendriks threw 99 vs. Cleveland in 2013.
Phil Hughes is 8-9 with a 4.63 ERA in 20 games against the Tigers. He faces former Twins teammate Mike Pelfrey.
La VELLE E. NEAL III