Twins Rout Brewers For 3rd Straight Win
The Twins pounded the Brewers 11-3 in Milwaukee to win their 3rd straight game Friday night. Denard Span led the Twins going 4-5 with 3 runs scored and 3 RBIs, Joe Mauer was 3-5 with 2 runs scored and 3 RBIs and Justin Morneau was 2-4 with 3 RBIs for Minnesota. Scott Diamond threw 5 1/3 innings with 8 hits and 3 earned runs scored to get the win and improve to 3-0.
The Twins are 13-26 and will play at Milwaukee again at 3:10 today, pregame on WJON at 2:40. Righthander Carl Pavano (2-3) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Yovani Gallardo (2-4) toes the rubber for the Brewers.