GAME RECAP

IMPACT PLAYER

Kyle Gibson, Twins

He pitched eight outstanding innings, giving up only one run on five hits to win for the second start in a row.

BY THE NUMBERS

3 Earned runs for Tampa Bay lefthander Blake Snell, or one more run than he had given up his past four starts.

51 Starts since Gibson had pitched eight innings; he last did it in September 2016 at Detroit.

19 Home runs for Eddie Rosario, who extended the Twins’ lead with a two-run shot in the seventh inning.

ON DECK

Jake Odorizzi faces his former team, going against Nathan Eovaldi, who took a perfect game into the seventh inning in his previous start.