The Twins swept their doubleheader with the Blue Jays yesterday at Target Field. Kyle Gibson fired eight shutout innings as the Twins blanked the Jays 7-0 in the opener. Jason Kubel’s two-run single capped off a wild six-run eighth inning as the Twins rallied for a 9-5 victory in the night cap.
Twins Begin Weekend Series Tonight In KC
The Twins begin a weekend series tonight in Kansas City against the Royals. Ricky Nolasco will get the ball for Minnesota. He is 1-and-1 with a 5.50 ERA in three starts. KC will counter with southpaw Jason Vargas, who is 1-and-0 with a 1.64 ERA in three outings. Coverage begins at 6:40pm on 860 AM KNUJ and SAM 107.3.