Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis, second from right, is greeted by teammates from left, Chris Johnson, Jason Heyward, and Freddie Freeman after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, May 22, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Wednesday's Twins-Atlanta recap
- May 22, 2013 - 11:48 PM
Evan Gattis, Braves
For the second consecutive day, the catcher changed the game with one huge swing, this one a grand slam.
By the Numbers
3 Hits by rookie Aaron Hicks, the most he has had in a game this year, including his first lefthanded home run.
1 Hits allowed by rookie reliever Caleb Thielbar in four scoreless innings in Atlanta.
0 All-time victories by the Twins in Atlanta in six games, including 0-for-3 in the 1991 World Series.
Scott Diamond will pitch at Detroit on Thursday and try to end the Twins’ eight-game losing streak.
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