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Brian Dozier wrapped up a wild back-and-forth finish with the game-winning grand slam for Minnesota. After 3½ months of setbacks and slumps, the Twins finally have some momentum heading into the All-Star break.
Thus far in 2018 the Tampa Bay Rays have relied on steady pitching with the offense helping out sporadically. Saturday in Minneapolis, the offense took center stage pounding out 20-hits in defeating the Twins 19-6.
The Tampa Bay Rays were unable to rebound from an early 7-run deficit falling to the Minnesota Twins 11-8.
The Tampa Bay Rays five game winning streak was snapped losing to the Minnesota Twins 5-1 in the first game of their four game series.
After 84-games they find themselves at break even. To get back to, and briefly over, the .500 mark, had a remarkable 8-1 homestand. They put an exclamation point on a 8-1 homestand by taking 3-of-4 from the Houston Astros. They avoided the June Swoon, can they avoid the Houston Hangover?
The New York Yankees took on the Minnesota Twins in this early week, 4-game series. The Yanks swept the Twins and outscored them 33-11 in the process.
Didi Gregorius had another big game at Yankee Stadium with a two-run homer and three RBIs, and Gary Sanchez homered twice to help CC Sabathia and New York romp past the Minnesota Twins yet again, 8-3 on Tuesday night.
Tampa Bay Rays Manager Kevin Cash told reporters that Yonny Chirinos is officially a member of the Rays rotation.
Heading into last night's start against the Minnesota Twins, Chris Archer's kryptonite had been left-handed batters. Of course, Twins skipper Paul Molitor loaded the lineup with 7 left-handed bats, but Archer was up to the task.
What looked at times like a convincing win for the Rays turned into an extra inning thriller on Friday night as the Tampa Bay Rays prevailed on a controversial call at first base and a heads-up running play by Johnny Field in a 8-7 tenth inning win.