Twins take 2 from Tribe, get 2nd Pick 04 Jun 12

Alexi Casilla plated two runs to back seven solid innings from Scott Diamond as the Twins doubled up the Indians, 6-3. Diamond gave up three unearned runs on seven hits to improve to 4-and-1 on the season. Matt Capps worked a one-hit ninth to nail down his 12th save for Minnesota, which took two-of-three at Progressive Field. Joe Mauer, Josh Willingham and Ryan Doumit [[ DOH-mit ]] added an RBI apiece in the win. The Twins begin a three-game series with Kansas City tonight.

Twins Hold Second Pick in MLB Draft

(New York, NY) — Major League Baseball begins its three-day, First-Year Player Draft tonight. The Astros have the number-one pick, followed by the Twins, Mariners, Orioles and Royals. The last time the Twins drafted inside the top three, they took catcher Joe Mauer with the first pick in 2001. The first round and Compensation Round A will be held tonight beginning at 6:00 p.m.