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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The Gophers play Rutgers for homecoming at 11 a.m., on ESPNU.
Three more Gophers football players have been served with restraining orders that would keep them from attending home games and will not play Saturday.
Svetlana Kuznetsova secured the last spot at the WTA Finals in Singapore after defeating Daria Gavrilova of Australia 6-2, 6-1 Saturday to retain her Kremlin Cup title.
Jessica Korda caught Minjee Lee on Saturday in the Blue Bay LPGA. Ariya Jutanugarn made up even more ground to move into contention for her sixth victory of the season.
Defending champion Justin Thomas endured a terrible start to the third round of the CIMB Classic after the American faltered with three bogeys and a double bogey to finish with a 1-under 71 Saturday.