Monday's Twins-Angels recap
- May 1, 2012 - 12:58 AM
C.J. Wilson, Los Angeles
The free-agent acquisition beat the Twins for the second time this month, going seven shutout innings before getting touched up in the eighth.
BY THE NUMBERS
2 Near-miss homers down the left field line, as Josh Willingham narrowly missed a homer of the season off Wilson and Albert Pujols also just missed against Nick Blackburn.
30 First-inning pitches for Blackburn, who retired the first two batters before giving up a run.
Angels pitcher Jerome Williams, who made one relief outing vs. the Twins in 2011, is coming off back-to-back quality starts.
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