Twins swept by Mariners 20 Aug 12

Michael Saunders smacked a two-run homer as the Mariners cruised to a 5-1 win over the Twins.  Seattle swept the three-game set.  Trevor Plouffe’s sac-fly in the second inning accounted for Minnesota’s lone run of the game.  Samuel Deduno gave up two runs in six innings of duty to suffer the tough-luck loss.  The Twins have dropped nine of their last 10 games.  The Twins face the A’s at 9:10. Coverage begins at 8:35pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.