He went 2-for-4 with three RBI, including a key two-run homer in the third inning.
20 Hits for the Twins in their past six games.
7 Consecutive games the Twins have been shut out for the first four innings.
.197 Batting average for Albert Pujols, who had two RBI, giving him nine for the season.
Lefthander Scott Diamond, who was 4-1 with a 2.60 ERA for Class AAA Rochester, makes his season debut for the Twins.
|San Diego||0||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Washington - J. Zimmermann||6:10 PM|
|Miami - N. Eovaldi|
|Philadelphia - A. Burnett||6:10 PM|
|NY Mets - B. Colon|
|Milwaukee - K. Lohse||6:10 PM|
|Tampa Bay - J. Odorizzi|
|Toronto - R. Dickey||6:10 PM|
|Boston - C. Buchholz|
|Arizona - C. Anderson||6:10 PM|
|Cincinnati - H. Bailey|
|Colorado - Y. Flande||7:05 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - T. Wada|
|NY Yankees - D. Phelps||7:05 PM|
|Texas - Y. Darvish|
|Oakland - J. Chavez||7:10 PM|
|Houston - B. Oberholtzer|
|Pittsburgh - V. Worley||9:15 PM|
|San Francisco - M. Bumgarner|
|Los Angeles||9:00 PM|