GAME RECAP

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Starlin Castro, Cubs

The shortstop went 2-for-5, and his two-run single in the 10th was the game-winning hit.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

30 Pitches thrown by Jon Lester in the fifth inning and Trevor May in the sixth.

3-2 Record for the Twins in extra innings.

175 Plate appearances between home runs by Kurt Suzuki.

.306 Batting average for Castro in close and late situations.

 

ON DECK

Righthander Jake Arrieta, who will face the Twins on Sunday, tied a career high with six walks in his last outing.

 

LA VELLE E. NEAL III