SCORECARD

FOURTH INNING

Tampa Bay: Daniel Nava homered to right off Twins starter Tyler Duffey.

Tampa Bay 1, Twins 0

FIFTH INNING

Twins: With Chris Archer pitching, Chris Herrmann singled to right. Shane Robinson reached on fielder's choice to short, Herrmann was out at second. Robinson stole second. Byron Buxton singled to left, Robinson advanced to third. Brian Dozier reached on a fielder's choice to third, Buxton advanced to second and Robinson scored on second baseman Logan Forsythe's fielding error.

Tampa Bay: Kevin Kiermaier tripled to left-center. Rene Rivera struck out. Nava walked. Grady Sizemore singled to left-center, scoring Kiermaier.

Tampa Bay 2, Twins 1

SIXTH INNING

Twins: Eduardo Escobar hit a two-out homer to right.

Tampa Bay 2, Twins 2

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Shane Robinson walked. Buxton reached on a bunt single to Archer, Robinson advanced to second. Dozier reached on a bunt single to Archer, Robinson went to third and Buxton to second. Xavier Cedeno relieved Archer. Joe Mauer singled to right, scoring Robinson; Buxton went to third and Dozier to second. Alex Colome relieved Cedeno. Miguel Sano popped out to second. Trevor Plouffe hit a sacrifice fly to center, scoring Buxton.

Tampa Bay: Evan Longoria homered to left off reliever Brian Duensing.

Twins 4, Tampa Bay 3

EIGHTH INNING

Twins: Escobar homered to right off reliever Brandon Gomes.

Twins 5, Tampa Bay 3

TAMPA BAY AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Buxton cf 5 1 2 0 0 1 .239

Dozier 2b 5 0 1 1 0 2 .244

Mauer 1b 5 0 3 1 0 2 .269

Sano dh 5 0 1 0 0 3 .284

Plouffe 3b 4 0 0 1 0 2 .248

Rosario rf 5 0 1 0 0 2 .275

Escobar ss 4 2 2 2 0 1 .253

Herrmann c 4 0 2 0 0 2 .174

Robinson lf 2 2 1 0 1 0 .258

Totals 39 5 13 5 1 15

Tampa Bay AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Nava rf 4 1 1 1 1 1 .165

Sizemore lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 .232

Guyer ph-lf 2 0 0 0 0 1 .268

Longoria 3b 5 1 2 1 0 0 .270

Jaso dh 1 0 0 0 3 0 .297

Forsythe 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .276

Cabrera ss 3 0 1 0 1 2 .264

Loney 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 .270

Kiermaier cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 .257

Rivera c 3 0 0 0 0 1 .186

Arencibia ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Totals 34 3 9 3 5 6

Twins 000 011 210 — 5 13 1

Tampa Bay 000 110 100 — 3 9 1

E—Robinson (1), Forsythe (8). LOB—Twins 10, Tampa Bay 9. 2B—Mauer (24), Rosario (15), Herrmann (5), Robinson (7), Longoria (27). 3B—Kiermaier (12). HR—Escobar (6), off Archer; Escobar (7), off Gomes; Nava (1), off Duffey; Longoria (14), off Duensing. RBI—Dozier (66), Mauer (54), Plouffe (70), Escobar 2 (39), Nava (8), Sizemore (14), Longoria (56). SB—Robinson (6). CS—Jaso (2). S—Robinson. SF—Plouffe. GIDP—Kiermaier. DP—Twins 2.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Duffey 5 1/3 7 2 2 4 4 89 4.29

Duensing W, 4-0 2/3 1 1 1 1 0 16 4.62

Boyer H, 16 2 1 0 0 0 1 22 2.86

Jepsen S, 8-12 1 0 0 0 0 1 10 2.48

TAMPA BAY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Archer L, 11-10 6 9 4 4 1 12 105 2.88

Cedeno 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 2.04

Colome 1 0 0 0 0 1 14 3.97

B.Gomes 1 2 1 1 0 0 18 3.80

Romero 1 1 0 0 0 2 12 5.28

Inherited runners-scored—Duensing 3-0, Boyer 1-0, Cedeno 3-1, Colome 3-1. Umpires—Home, Jordan Baker; First, Paul Emmel; Second, Jerry Meals; Third, Andy Fletcher. T—3:21. A—9,205 (31,042).