Twins Win 17 Apr 12

(Bronx, NY) — Joe Mauer went 3-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI as the Twins took down the Yankees, 7-3. Justin Morneau popped a solo homer for the Twins, who scored the game’s final five runs en route to their third win of the season. Carl Pavano struck out six over seven innings to pick up the win against his former team. The teams meet again at 6:05 tonight.

Willingham Wins Weekly Honor
(New York, NY) — Twins outfielder Josh Willingham was named the AL Player of the Week prior to last night’s game. Willingham batted .455 with a double, three home runs, four RBI and six runs scored in six games last week.