Denard Span finished 4-for-5 with three RBI and three runs scored as the Twins toppled the Brewers, 11-3. Joe Mauer was 3-for-5 with three runs knocked in a two scored. Justin Morneau added three RBI, and Josh Willingham lifted a two-run home run for Minnesota, which has won three in-a-row. Scott Diamond gave up three runs in five-and-a-third frames for the win. Marco Estrada suffered the loss after giving up four runs in five innings. Ryan Braun was 3-for-4 with a solo shot and two RBI for Milwaukee, which has lost three straight. Corey Hart touched home twice in the setback.
(Milwaukee, WI) — Here are the scheduled pitching pairings for the remaining games between the Twins and Brewers (Minnesota starter listed first):
Saturday – Carl Pavano (2-3, 5.14 ERA) vs. Yovani Gallardo (2-4, 5.04 ERA) Sunday – Jason Marquis (2-3, 6.68 ERA) vs. Zach Greinke (4-1, 2.88 ERA)
Catch all the action of game two on 860 AM KNUJ. Coverage begins with the pre-game at 2:40pm, first pitch at 3:10pm.