Twins win sixth straight
|Twins win sixth straight|
The Minnesota Twins notched a season-high sixth straight win Saturday as they defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-3 for the second straight game of their three-game set.
Minnesota came into the road game listed at +107 odds, while the eight runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under (9).
Terry Tiffee hit a solo home run for an RBI, finishing 2-3 at the plate with a run scored and a walk in the win.
Ronny Paulino belted a solo homer in the loss, going 1-3 in the loss.
Jesse Crain notched his first win of the season, pitching two innings in relief and Joe Nathan collected his tenth save of the season. Damaso Marte fell to 0-5 as he gave up one run in relief.