Twins Stay Hot Against Tribe
CLEVELAND, OH -- Torii Hunter collected four hits and drove in four runs in the Minnesota Twins 9-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
Hunter went 4-for-4 in the game, including two doubles and a solo home run -- his fourth of the season.
Minnesota catcher Kurt Suzuki added two doubles of his own and in all, the Twins had 13 hits in the game -- seven of which went for extra bases.
Twins starter Mike Pelfrey had another strong outing, allowing only two runs on six hits in seven innings of work.
With the win, the Twins improve to 17-13 on the season and will send Phil Hughes to the mound for a Saturday afternoon showdown against the Indians and starter Bruce Chen.
First pitch is scheduled for 3:10 p.m.