FORT MYERS, FL - FEBRUARY 27: Josh Willingham (16) of the Minnesota Twins poses during Photo Day on Monday, February 27, 2012 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Josh Willingham ORG XMIT: 137075938
Impact player: Josh Willingham, Twins
The left fielder’s three-run double in the seventh inning broke open the game, enabling the Twins to come from behind to win their fourth game in a row.
BY THE NUMBERS
5 Consecutive save opportunities converted for Twins closer Glen Perkins to start the season.
6-3 Scott Diamond’s career record against AL Central opponents.
12⅔ Consecutive-inning scoreless streak for White Sox reliever Matt Lindstrom that came to an end on Sunday.
33-2 Record for Gavin Floyd when giving up one run or none in six-plus innings.
|Miami - D. Phelps||6:05 PM|
|Washington - J. Zimmermann|
|NY Yankees - C. Whitley||6:07 PM|
|Toronto - R. Dickey|
|Philadelphia - A. Harang||6:10 PM|
|Atlanta - A. Wood|
|Tampa Bay - J. Odorizzi||6:10 PM|
|Boston - C. Buchholz|
|Los Angeles - C. Kershaw||6:20 PM|
|Milwaukee - K. Lohse|
|Chicago Cubs - T. Wood||7:10 PM|
|St. Louis - C. Martinez|
|Oakland - J. Hahn||7:10 PM|
|Minnesota - P. Hughes|
|Texas - R. Detwiler||7:10 PM|
|Houston - D. Keuchel|
|Arizona - J. Collmenter||7:40 PM|
|Colorado - T. Matzek|
|Seattle - F. Hernandez||9:05 PM|
|LA Angels - M. Shoemaker|
|San Diego - T. Ross||9:15 PM|
|San Francisco - M. Bumgarner|
|LA Clippers||8:30 PM|
|NY Rangers||6:30 PM|