Twins, Berrios Blank Orioles 7-0
The Twins blanked the Orioles 7-0 in Baltimore yesterday to take 2 of 3 from the Orioles over the weekend. Jose Berrios threw the complete game 3-hit shutout with 1 walk allowed and 6 strikeouts. He needed 102 pitched to complete the game.
The Twins scored 4 runs in the first inning off Baltimore starter Kevin Gausman. Brian Dozier had 2 solo home runs and both Miguel Sano and Eduardo Escobar had a solo homerun. Byron Buxton finished with 2 hits, 1 RBI and a stolen base.
The Twins are 2-1 and will start a short 2-game series in Pittsburgh today at 12:05, pregame on WJON at 11:30. Right hander Lance Lynn will start on the mound today for the Twins.