A’s Top Twins 22 Aug 12

Brett Anderson tossed seven strong innings in his first start in over a year to lead the A’s to a 4-1 win over the Twins. Ben Revere scored on a wild pitch for Minnesota, which has dropped 10 of its last 12. Cole De Vries allowed two runs in five-and-two-thirds innings to fall to 2-and-5. Liam Hendricks has recalled from Triple-A Rochester to replace Nick Blackburn in the rotation. Hendricks will toe the rubber opposite Tommy Milone in this afternoon’s series finale. Coverage begins at 2:05pm on 860 AM KNUJ.