Twins Beat Seattle To Stop Skid
The Twins beat Seattle 3-2 Thursday afternoon to snap an 11-game losing streak. Rene Tosoni ended the game with a walk-off RBI double in the 9th inning for the Twins. Tosoni was 3-4 with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI, Ben Revere was 2-4 and Anthony Swarzak threw 6 innings with 2 earned runs allowed but didn't figure in the final decision. Joe Nathan threw a scoreless 9th inning to get the win.
Minnesota is 60-95 and will play at Cleveland beginning a 4-game series tonight at 6:05, pregame on WJON at 5:35. Righthander Carl Pavano (8-13) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Justin Masterson (12-10) toes the rubber for the Indians. Minnesota has 7 games left this season.