Twins-Oakland game recap

  • Updated: September 11, 2013 - 12:08 AM

GAME RECAP

IMPACT PLAYER

Josh Willing­ham, Twins

Now that he’s not hitting cleanup, he sure hits like one: two homers, three RBI.

BY THE NUMBERS

28 Anthony Swarzak’s age; he celebrated his birthday Tuesday by collecting his second victory of 2013.

11 Home runs by Oswaldo Arcia, most by a Twins rookie since Bobby Kielty and Dustin Mohr in 2002.

52 Career saves by Glen Perkins, ninth-most in Twins history after passing Bill Campbell on Tuesday.

ON DECK

Mike Pelfrey makes his first career start vs. Oakland as the Twins try for a three-game winning streak.

PHIL MILLER

he left fielder homered twice, including a go-ahead, two-run shot in the eighth inning.

BY THE NUMBERS

2009 The last time Willingham hit sixth in the batting order; in that game, he hit two grand slams for Washington.

34 Saves for Glen Perkins, who struck out two in a perfect ninth inning.

19-8 The Twins’ record vs. AL West teams this season.

ON DECK

Mike Pelfrey takes to the mound in what might be one of his final starts of the season, should the Twins decide to shut him down following his 2012 Tommy John surgery.

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Philadelphia - WP: A. Harang 5 FINAL
Washington - LP: J. Zimmermann 3
Atlanta - LP: S. Marimon 5 FINAL
Toronto - WP: B. Cecil 6
Chicago WSox - WP: C. Sale 12 FINAL
Detroit - LP: A. Sanchez 3
Cleveland - WP: D. Salazar 4 FINAL
Minnesota - LP: P. Hughes 2
Cincinnati - LP: H. Bailey 2 FINAL
St. Louis - WP: C. Martinez 5
San Diego - LP: C. Kimbrel 6 FINAL
Chicago Cubs - WP: Z. Rosscup 7
Baltimore - WP: C. Tillman 4 FINAL
Boston - LP: C. Buchholz 1
Milwaukee - LP: K. Lohse 2 FINAL
Pittsburgh - WP: J. Locke 6
Miami - LP: M. Latos 4 FINAL
NY Mets - WP: J. deGrom 5
LA Angels - LP: C. Wilson 0 FINAL
Houston - WP: D. Keuchel 4
NY Yankees - WP: M. Tanaka 9 FINAL
Tampa Bay - LP: J. Odorizzi 0
Oakland - WP: J. Hahn 5 FINAL
Kansas City - LP: Y. Ventura 0
Arizona - LP: R. De La Rosa 1 FINAL
San Francisco - WP: C. Heston 4
Colorado - LP: J. Lyles 3 FINAL
Los Angeles - WP: Z. Greinke 6
Texas - LP: C. Lewis 1 FINAL
Seattle - WP: F. Hernandez 3
Washington 93 FINAL
Toronto 86
New Orleans 99 FINAL
Golden State 106
Milwaukee 91 FINAL
Chicago 103
Dallas 108 FINAL
Houston 118
Minnesota 1 FINAL
St. Louis 4
Detroit 1 FINAL
Tampa Bay 5
Pittsburgh 4 FINAL
NY Rangers 3
Winnipeg 1 FINAL
Anaheim 2
Houston 1 FINAL
D.C. 1
Orlando City 0 FINAL
Columbus 3
Toronto FC 2 FINAL
FC Dallas 3
Seattle 3 FINAL
Colorado 1
Vancouver FC 1 FINAL
Real Salt Lake 0
Sporting Kansas City 1 FINAL
Los Angeles 2
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