Wednesday's Twins-Atlanta recap

  • Updated: May 22, 2013 - 11:48 PM

Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis, second from right, is greeted by teammates from left, Chris Johnson, Jason Heyward, and Freddie Freeman after hitting a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, May 22, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)


Impact player

Evan Gattis, Braves

For the second consecutive day, the catcher changed the game with one huge swing, this one a grand slam.

By the Numbers

3 Hits by rookie Aaron Hicks, the most he has had in a game this year, including his first lefthanded home run.

1 Hits allowed by rookie reliever Caleb Thielbar in four scoreless innings in Atlanta.

0 All-time victories by the Twins in Atlanta in six games, including 0-for-3 in the 1991 World Series.


Scott Diamond will pitch at Detroit on Thursday and try to end the Twins’ eight-game losing streak.

Phil Miller

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Atlanta - LP: A. Wood 0 FINAL
Philadelphia - WP: A. Bastardo 1
Cleveland - LP: D. Salazar 5 FINAL
Detroit - WP: J. Verlander 7
Toronto - LP: R. Dickey 0 FINAL
Minnesota - WP: K. Gibson 7
Seattle - LP: J. Beimel 6 FINAL
Texas - WP: P. Figueroa 8
Los Angeles 2 Top 8th Inning
San Francisco 0
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San Diego - I. Kennedy
St. Louis - A. Wainwright 6:05 PM
Washington - T. Jordan
Milwaukee - Y. Gallardo 6:05 PM
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Tampa Bay - D. Price
Toronto - D. McGowan 6:10 PM
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Boston - J. Lester 7:10 PM
Chicago WSox - C. Sale
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Houston - S. Feldman
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Chicago 7:00 PM
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