Edwin Encarnacion, Blue Jays
Hitting two doubles and a home run, the cleanup hitter was in the middle of every Toronto rally.
BY THE NUMBERS
24 Consecutive games against the Twins with a hit by Josh Donaldson, the third-longest streak by a Twins opponent in history.
30 Victories over the Twins in 52 career starts, the most ever by a Twins opponent.
8.72 Kyle Gibson’s ERA in four starts since the All-Star break.
Mike Pelfrey, who pitched eight shutout innings Sunday against Seattle, will try to repeat that performance in the opener of a three-game series in Cleveland.