IMPACT PLAYER: Alexi Casilla, TwinsThe No. 9 batter hit a two-run triple in the fifth inning and a two-run double in the sixth.
BY THE NUMBERS2 Hits allowed by Samuel Deduno in seven innings. 27 Home runs for Josh Willingham, 11 in July. 11 Consecutive games with a hit for Ben Revere.
ON DECKLefthander Brian Duensing spins in for a surprise start Sunday because of the trade of Francisco Liriano.
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Target Field fans welcomed former Twins slugger Justin Morneau back with a standing ovation Friday night. Morneau signed with Chicago in June.
The Washington Nationals made history by turning the first 3-3-5 triple play ever in the major leagues then watched as third baseman Anthony Rendon tossed the ball from the milestone moment into the crowd at AT&T Park.
The seventh inning took 72 minutes to complete, saw 21 batters come up, and twelve runs cross the plate. It gave the Los Angeles Dodgers' offense the opportunity for its most memorable outburst yet.
Rick Porcello gave the Boston Red Sox just what they needed.