Twins Come Back To Keep Streak Alive Monday
The Twins came back from an early deficit to beat the A's 8-7 Monday night at Target Field. The win was Minnesota's fifth straight, giving them a 14-12 record on the season.
Stephen Vogt gave Oakland a 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning by hitting a grand slam off of Twins starter Phil Hughes. However, the Twins responded with a four-run bottom of the second inning to tie the game.
Minnesota completed the comeback in the bottom of the sixth inning by putting up four runs, capped by a three-run home run from Torii Hunter.
The Twins host Oakland again on Tuesday night. Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 on AM 1240 WJON, with first pitch set for 7:10.