Detroit Beats Twins Late 01 Oct 12

Prince Fielder stroked a two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning to lift the Tigers to a 2-1 win over the Twins.  Fielder’s 30th of the season came with two outs off losing reliever Jared Burton.  Starter Liam Hendriks threw seven shutout innings in a no-decision.  Pedro Florimon singled in Minnesota’s lone run in the seventh.  The Twins begin a three-game set with Toronto tonight. Coverage begins at 5:35pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.