Tigers Beat Twins, Pavano 6-3
The Twins have lost 4 games in a row after falling 6-3 at Target Field to the Detroit Tigers Saturday afternoon. Carl Pavano was touched up for 10 hits and 6 earned runs in 4 1/3 innings to take the loss and drop to 2-4 this season. Pavano gave up 6 straight hits in the 4-run Detroit 4th inning. Justin Morneau and Denard Span each hit solo homeruns and Span added a double. Ben Revere had 3 hits for the Twins.
Minnesota is 15-31 and will host Detroit again at 1:10 Sunday afternoon, pregame on WJON at 12:40. Righthander P.J. Walters (2-1) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Rick Porcello (3-4) toes the rubber for the Tigers.