4:18 PM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015
Twinkie Town Jun 12, 2015

Minnesota 2, Texas 6: Twins Drop Game 1 in Arlington

The Twins looked like they might have a chance in tonight's game. Tommy Milone pitched a solid 7 innings, giving up just 3 hits and 2 earned runs, and then the bullpen came in. Aaron Thompson and Ryan Pressly both gave up an unearned run in the 8th, and when Brian Duensing came in to get the last out, the Twins were down 4-2. A pretty terrible missed catch by Aaron Hicks out in centerfield quickly made the game 6-2, and sealed the deal for the Rangers to take game one. There was a point in the game when Texas pitcher Wandy Rodriguez retired 18 straight Twins hitters, but Minnesota had held...

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