Twins Down Pirates 4-2; Hughes Homers
The Twins defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 in Bradenton, Florida Wednesday afternoon. Brian Duensing threw 2 shutout innings with 2 hits allowed and 2 strikeouts to get the win. Pat Neshek threw 1 shutout inning for Minnesota. Danny Valencia went 2-3 with 2 RBIs and Luke Hughes hit a solo homerun for the Twins. Minnesota is 2-2 this spring and will play against Baltimore at 12:05 in Florida today.