Kurt Suzuki, Twins
The catcher came into the night hitting .087 but went 2-for-3, driving in the go-ahead run with his second-inning double before scoring ahead of Byron Buxton’s triple two innings later.
BY THE NUMBERS
9 Home runs by the Twins this season, after Miguel Sano and Byung Ho Park went deep. All nine have been solo shots.
2 Times, in 60 starts with the Twins, Phil Hughes has walked two batters in one inning. He also did it in his first start at Target Field with the team in April 2014.
The teams play again Tuesday before heading over to Milwaukee for two more games.