Tyler Duffey, Twins
The rookie righthander won his second start in a row, taking a shutout into the eighth inning.
By the numbers
15 Runs scored by the Twins on Thursday, most this season.
6 Times the Twins have scored more than 10 runs this season.
1 Times the Twins have scored more than 10 runs this season on the road.
24 Times in his career Joe Mauer has been pinch-hit for, all coming in blowouts.
Tommy Milone faces off against Wei-Yin Chen in a matchup of lefthanders.