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A CLOSER LOOKTOP 5 PROSPECTS
CARROLL BREAKS A TIE GAME WITH A 3 RBI DOUBLE BOTTOM OF THE 5TH AND WITH THE BASES LOADED, JAMEY CARROLL SMASHES A BALL AND BRINGS HOME BEN REVERE, ALEXI CASILLA AND DENARD SPAN. PERFECT SET UP FOR THE END OF THE TWINS LINEUP PAYS OFF. LIAM HENDRIKS GETS HIS 1ST WIN OF HIS MLB CAREER AND THE YEAR. HE WENT 5 INNINGS WITH 4 HITS ALLOWED, 1 EARNED RUN AND 4 STRIKEOUTS. ROYALS PITCHER DANNY DUFFY WOULD RECORD 6 K'S BUT GAVE UP 10 HITS AND 5 EARNED RUNS BEFORE BEING YANKED AFTER 5 AND GIVEN THE LOSS.
PAVANO AND STAFF SHUTOUT A'S, 8-0. CARL PAVANO GOES 7 INNINGS ALLOWING 5 HITS AND 0 EARNED RUNS WITH 3 K'S. GLEN PERKINS AND ALEX BURNETT WOULD HELP CONTRIBUTE TO KEEP THE SHUT OUT INTACT. TWINS KNOCK 19 HITS AND JOSH WILLINGHAM GOES 4-5 WITH 2 RBI TO LEAD THE WAY. DENARD SPAN FINISHES 3-5 AT THE LEADOFF SPOT.
MARINERS COME BACK TO BEAT TWINS, 7-5 BAKER GETS 1ST LOSS AS TWINS LOSE TO THE SOX, 5-3.
BAKER BAKES RAYSMinnesota wins 5-0 against Tampa Bay. SCOTT BAKER GOES HAM IN 4.2 INNINGS BEFORE BEING YANKED ON ACCIDENT. BAKER GAVE UP 3 HITS BUT NO RUNS AND WALKED 1. WITH AN ERA OF 0.00 AND 8 K'S, IT WAS A GREAT DAY FOR HIM. THE TWINS WOULD GET 5 RUNS IN THE 1ST. FORTUNATELY, IT WAS ALL WE NEEDED. JOE MAUER BANGED HIS 2ND DOUBLE OF THE YEAR AND BEN REVERE STAYED HOT WITH HIS 2ND TRIPLE OF THE YEAR. JUSTIN MORNEAU DROVE IN AN RBI(6), AS WELL AS RYAN DOUMIT(4), DANNY VALENCIA(1) AND BEN REVERE(3) WITH 2.
Leaders Through 9 Games AverageBen Revere 4.29 HitsBen Revere 12 RunsJustin Morneau 6 Doubles Josh Willingham 3 Triples Ben Revere 2 Home Runs Justin Morneau 2 RBIJustin Morneau 6 Strike Outs Josh Willingham 10 Slug Percentage Justin Morneau .643 On Base Percentage Ben Revere .429
On Base Percentage Plus Slugging
Ben Revere 1.071
Justin Morneau 18
Ben Revere 18
Yeah...this is your best player.
If you like it then you should have put a ring on it.
Revere will put a ring on it!
So sit the fuck down!
KEEP EM' COMING JUSTINTwins dig out a 6-2 victory against Boston. FINALLY, JUSTIN MORNEAU SHINES WITH A 3-4 PERFORMANCE, 2 OF THOSE WERE DOUBLES AND KNOCKED IN 3 RBI. SCOTT BAKER GETS HIS 1ST WIN AS HE WENT 6.0 INNINGS ALLOWING 8 HITS BUT JUST 2 EARNED RUNS.
Puttin' A Capps In That Ass Twins take down Yanks, 3-1. The Twins take down the New York Yankees 3-1. 14 Hits for the Twins and only 6 for the Yankees. Anthony Swarzak gets the (W) and Matt Capps comes in for the 1-2-3 for his 2nd save of the year. Justin Morneau bangs a ball deep which scores Jamey Carroll. L Hughes gets walked and Mauer scores to put the Twins up 3-1. Joe Mauer had a really good game(3-5) and has been working on his AVG the past few games.
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