A’s Sweep Twins 16 Jul 12

Jonny Gomes, Yoenis Cespedes and Chris Carter all homered during a four-run second inning, as the Athletics cruised past the Twins, 9-4, to sweep the three-game series. Ryan Doumit doubled in a run and scored once for the Twins, who have lost five straight and seven-of-eight. Brian Duensing was rocked for six runs in just two frames as he fell to 1-and-6. The Twins start a four-game series with Baltimore tonight. Coverage begins at 6;40pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.