GAME RECAP

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Trevor Plouffe, Twins

The third baseman went 2-for-4 with two doubles and four RBI.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

3 Times the Twins have stolen third base this season.

7 Extra-base hits by the Twins on Friday.

16 Home runs given up by Twins righthander Phil Hughes, already matching his total from last season.

13-12 All-time record for the Twins against the Cubs.

 

ON DECK

Trevor May is 2-2 with a 3.35 ERA over his past six starts heading into his outing against the Cubs on Saturday.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III