07-02-2012, 04:23 AM
The Sunday Tweet of the Day
comes from yours truly (@SethTweets
). Before the game started, I tweeted, “After that pregame and national anthem rendition, is there any questions that @TPlouffe24
is planning to hit a home run or two for #America
Josh Willingham hit a big three-run home run that tied the game at five. He also tied Trevor Plouffe with 17 home runs. Plouffe came up and knocked the first Bruce Chen pitch he saw in the at bat for his second home run of the day (18th
of the year) and more important, he gave the Twins a lead that they would hold for the win. The Twins now have a three-game winning streak as they head to Detroit to take on the Tigers.
For all this and more, here is a look at the Twins minor league scores and highlights from Sunday: