game recap

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Eduardo Escobar, Twins

The utility player was 4-for-4 with a key RBI in the seventh inning.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

7 Double plays Joe Mauer has hit into, the most on the team

16 Consecutive scoreless innings for Blaine Boyer

17 Times this season the Twins have had at least 10 hits in a game.

 

ON DECK

Righthander Kyle Gibson, who has allowed only three runs over his past 28 innings, is looking for his first win ever against Tampa Bay.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III