Mauer, Morneau Lead the Twins Over the Orioles

By KBJR News 1

Mauer, Morneau Lead the Twins Over the Orioles

May 11, 2013 Updated May 11, 2013 at 11:36 PM CDT

Minneapolis, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Joe Mauer and Justin Morneau each had three hits for the Twins and Ryan Doumit homered as Minnesota came back to beat Baltimore 8-5 on Saturday night.

Vance Worley got his first win as a Twin and his first since Aug. 1, 2012. Worley lasted 5 1/3 innings and gave up 11 hits and five earned runs.

The Minnesota bullpen came up in a big way to close out the game. Brian Duensing pitched two scoreless innings, Casey Fien got two outs, and Jared Burton got his first save.

The Twins (17-16) and Orioles (22-15) meet again on Sunday at 1:10 p.m.

Posted by Sarah Wheeler

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