Oakland Athletics pitcher A.J. Griffin reaches for the ball as Minnesota Twins' Oswaldo Arcia, lower left, in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 in Minneapolis. The Athletics won 8-2. Griffin gave up only two runs in his seven-inning appearance.(AP Photo/Jim Mone)
A.J. Griffin, Oakland
The righthander held the Twins to one run on two hits over seven innings.
BY THE NUMBERS
12 Home runs by Oswaldo Arcia, the most by a Twins rookie since Bobby Kielty and Dustan Mohr each hit 12 in 2002.
.360 Batting average for Josh Donaldson against the Twins in eight career games.
6.71 ERA for Twins pitchers through seven games of this homestand.
5-6 Record for the Twins in September.
28-19 Oakland’s record vs. lefthanded starters.
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|Cleveland - LP: C. Carrasco||6||FINAL|
|Detroit - WP: K. Lobstein||8|
|Chicago Cubs - WP: J. Arrieta||5||FINAL|
|Cincinnati - LP: A. DeSclafani||2|
|Washington - LP: G. Gonzalez||2||FINAL|
|Miami - WP: D. Haren||6|
|Toronto - LP: M. Buehrle||1||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: C. Archer||5|
|Atlanta - LP: T. Cahill||4||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - WP: J. Williams||5|
|Boston - LP: W. Miley||7||FINAL|
|Baltimore - WP: B. Norris||18|
|St. Louis||3||Bottom 8th Inning|
|Kansas City - LP: K. Herrera||2||FINAL|
|Chicago WSox - WP: D. Robertson||3|
|Kansas City||3||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Texas||2||Top 5th Inning|
|Houston||3||Top 3rd Inning|
|Los Angeles||0||Top 4th Inning|
|Pittsburgh||2||Top 3rd Inning|
|Minnesota||2||Bottom 3rd Inning|
|NY Mets - J. Niese||7:05 PM|
|NY Yankees - N. Eovaldi|
|LA Clippers||56||3rd Qtr 9:23|
|St. Louis||1||3rd Prd|
|Los Angeles||4:00 PM|
|Red Bull New York|
|Toronto FC||6:00 PM|