• Twins beatRed Sox inspring finale
    By
     | March 30,2014
     

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Josh Willingham finally hit his first home run of the spring in Minnesota’s exhibition finale, and the Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 on Saturday.

    The game was called because of rain with two outs in the top of the ninth inning.

    Mike Napoli went 2 for 2 with a home run and three RBIs for the Red Sox. Jake Peavy, making his third Grapefruit League start, gave up one run and three hits in five innings. He walked one and struck out three.

    Peavy in on schedule to start the Red Sox home opener on Friday.

    Mike Pelfrey went four innings for Minnesota in his sixth start of the spring. He allowed four runs on five hits and three walks.

    Boston left-hander Tommy Layne gave up five runs on two homers in the seventh.

    MORE IN Sports Wire
    PARIS — As if ordering room service, Andy Murray’s latest unheralded French Open tormenter... Full Story
    Murray pushed again at French Open
    INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis 500 has outlasted two world wars, the decline of the automobile... Full Story
    Indy 500 remains an American icon
    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Upon their return from Canada, the Cavaliers had nothing to declare at U.S. Full Story
    Cavaliers lose series lead, 
invincible aura to Raptors
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS