IMPACT PLAYER: Kurt Suzuki, Twins

The catcher delivered the Twins’ only clutch hit of the night, a ninth-inning RBI single to win the game.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

2 Twins runs scored on wild pitches, both coming with two out.

5 Walk-off victories by the Twins this season.

436 Estimated feet Nelson Cruz’s sixth-inning home run traveled.

7 Homers for Cruz during his 12-game hitting streak.

 

ON DECK

Mke Pelfrey lost his only start against the Mariners on May 31, 2013, at Target Field. Seattle’s winning pitcher that day was righthander Hisashi Iwakuma, who is scheduled to make only his ninth start of the season Sunday in the homestand finale.

La VELLE E. NEAL III