O’s edge Twins 20 Jul 12

Mark Reynolds’ two-run single in the eighth inning lifted the Baltimore Orioles to a 4-3 win over the Minnesota Twins. Josh Willingham, Trevor Plouffe and Alexi Casilla each drove in a run for the Twins, who have dropped five of seven since the All-Star break. Alex Burnett was hit with the loss. The Twins kick off a three-game series against the Kansas City Royals this evening at Kauffman Stadium. Nick Blackburn gets the nod opposite Luke Hochevar in the opener. Coverage begins at 6:40pm, first pitch is at 7:10pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.