Twins Win First Spring Training Game

Updated: 02/28/2014 5:00 PM
Created: 02/28/2014 3:42 PM
By: Nick Tabbert

The Minnesota Twins started their 2014 campaign off with an 8-2 victory Friday over the defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox. The Twins scored three times in both the fourth and fifth innings as Brian Duensing got the win.

Eleven Twins players had a hit. The Red Sox were held to five hits.

Mike Pelfrey worked two innings, allowing just one hit. Samuel Deduno also worked two innings and recorded three strikeouts.

The Twins will host the Red Sox Saturday at Hammond Stadium.

Minneapolis/St. Paul

Broken Clouds
70° | 56°
  • Feels like: 67° F
  • Wind: SE 8mph
  • Humidity: 68%
  • Fri Considerable cloudiness
    76° | 64°
  • Sat Sunny
    78° | 56°
  • Sun Mostly sunny
    70° | 51°
  • Mon Mix of sun and clouds
    68° | 48°