Max Kepler tied the game with a solo home run in the eighth inning and drove in Eddie Rosario with the winning run in the 10th as the Twins rallied to beat the Detroit Tigers, 5-4, Tuesday at Target Field.
The win pulled the Twins within a half game of American League Central-leading Chicago and kept Minnesota a 1.5 games ahead of the New York Yankees in the race for home-field advantage in the first round of the playoffs.
Byron Buxton and Mitch Garver also homered for Minnesota, which holds the fourth seed in the expanded AL playoffs with four games remaining.
Taylor Rogers (2-4) gave up the go-ahead run in the 10th but earned the victory. It was the Twins’ fourth walk-off victory of the season.
In the 10th, Rosario scored pinch-runner Jake Cave with a soft single to center off Br...Read More