A’s take Two of Three from Twins 23 Aug 12

The Athletics cruised to a 5-1 win over the Twins in the rubber match of a three-game set. Drew Butera’s RBI groundout in the second frame accounted for Minnesota’s lone run. Liam Hendricks was saddled with the loss. The Twins have dropped 11 of their last 13 games. Minnesota faces the Rangers in Texas at 7:05 tonight. Coverage begins at 6:35pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.