Anthony Swarzak, Twins
The righthander shut down Houston’s bats for three innings and struck out five, most by any Twins reliever this year.
BY THE NUMBERS
4,584 Walk-up tickets sold for Saturday’s game, most in Target Field history.
10 Consecutive games with a hit by Brian Dozier, a career-best streak, after a double and triple Saturday.
2 Triples by Twins hitters, the first time they have had more than one in a game since Sept. 23, 2012.
Mike Pelfrey tries to earn the Twins’ first sweep of a series since June 18-20 against the White Sox.