Hiroki Kuroda, Yankees
The righthander gave up a hit in all five innings he pitched, but never allowed the Twins to drive anyone home.
BY THE NUMBERS
7 Consecutive strikeouts by Oswaldo Arcia, and 11 in his past 13 at-bats.
8 Shutouts suffered by the Twins this season.
9 Outfield assists by Aaron Hicks, who threw out Vernon Wells at third base from the center field warning track.
2 Blown saves by Mariano Rivera this season, both in games started by Hiroki Kuroda, but Friday he saved one for Kuroda.
1 Hits by the last three Twins in the lineup — Arcia, Aaron Hicks and Pedro Florimon.
0-for-12 Twins’ performance with runners in scoring position.
12 Strikeouts by the Twins. Only Ryan Doumit and Hicks avoided striking out.
Twins righthander Samuel Deduno (4-4, 3.90 ERA) will try to end the Twins’ seven game losing streak; he’ll face Yankees righthander Phil Hughes (4-8, 4.55).
|Boston - LP: R. De La Rosa||0||FINAL|
|Toronto - WP: M. Stroman||8|
|San Francisco - LP: T. Hudson||1||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: C. Hamels||2|
|Texas - LP: C. Lewis||2||FINAL|
|NY Yankees - WP: B. McCarthy||4|
|Houston||1||Bottom 4th Inning|
|Miami - H. Alvarez||6:10 PM|
|Atlanta - A. Harang|
|San Diego - T. Ross||7:05 PM|
|Chicago Cubs - E. Jackson|
|NY Mets - D. Gee||7:10 PM|
|Milwaukee - M. Garza|
|Chicago WSox - H. Noesi||7:10 PM|
|Minnesota - P. Hughes|
|Cleveland - C. Kluber||7:10 PM|
|Kansas City - D. Duffy|
|Detroit - M. Scherzer||9:05 PM|
|LA Angels - G. Richards|
|Baltimore - W. Chen||9:10 PM|
|Seattle - H. Iwakuma|
|Real Salt Lake|
|Winnipeg||7/25/14 9:00 PM|
|Ottawa||7/26/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||7/26/14 9:00 PM|
|Winnipeg||7/31/14 6:00 PM|
|Toronto||8/1/14 6:00 PM|
|Brt Columbia||8/1/14 9:00 PM|
|Saskatchewan||8/2/14 6:00 PM|
|New York||9:00 PM|