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Twins Drop Series Finale

Twins Drop Series Finale

Back to back losses to Oakland have cost the Twins another series. Josh Reddick homered and drove in three runs to seven stellar innings from A.J. Griffin as the A’s beat the Twins 8-2 at Target Field.  Scott Diamond allowed five runs in less than five innings to fall to 5-and-11 for Minnesota.  Oswaldo Arcia homered and Alex Presley singled in a run for the Twins, who open a three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at Target Field.

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