This is a 2014 photo of pitcher Phil Hughes of the Minnesota Twins baseball team. This image reflects the Twins active roster as of Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 when this image was taken. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) ORG XMIT: FLSR1
Game recap: Twins 5, Detroit 3
- April 26, 2014 - 7:57 PM
Phil Hughes, Twins
The righthander retired 16 straight Tigers at one point, earning his second victory in a row.
BY THE NUMBERS
400 Twins’ victories over Detroit since the franchise moved to Minnesota, against 361 losses.
121 Walks recorded by Twins hitters this season, already a club record for the season’s first month.
24 Runs scored by Brian Dozier, tying Paul Molitor’s club record for most ever in March/April.
The Twins are 6-1 in series finales this year, but they will have to beat Justin Verlander to keep the trend going.
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