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Sunday Insider: Statistically Speaking

  • August 17, 2013 - 9:35 PM

Walk-offs for and against

Chris Herrmann delivered a single in the ninth inning Thursday, driving home the winning run in a 4-3 Twins victory over the White Sox. It’s the fourth walk-off victory of the season for the Twins and the first by a pinch hitter. Here are the Twins’ leaders in walk-off hits and walk-off hits given up:

Walk-off hits

All time Under Ron Gardenhire

Kirby Puckett 11 Justin Morneau 7

Kent Hrbek 10 Jacque Jones7

Harmon Killebrew 9 Alexi Casilla5

Larry Hisle 9 Danny Valencia4

Tom Brunansky 9 Cristian Guzman4

Rod Carew 8 Shannon Stewart4

Jacque Jones 8

Walk-off hits given up

All time Under Ron Gardenhire

Rick Aguilera 19 Jesse Crain10

Ron Davis 19 Juan Rincon6

Eddie Guardado 11 Eddie Guardado 5

Mike Marshall 10 Terry Mulholland4

Ron Parranoski 10 Joe Nathan3

Jesse Crain 10 J.C. Romero3

Al Worthington 9 Matt Guerrier3

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