Twins Bats Got Hot in Win Over Orioles
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Brian Dozier hit a leadoff drive in the first for his first spring homer, and the Minnesota Twins collected 16 hits in a 13-2 victory over a split-squad of Baltimore Orioles on Saturday.
Twins right-hander Ervin Santana allowed two hits and two unearned runs in two innings. He struck out two and walked two.
Eddie Rosario and Juan Centeno also homered for Minnesota, which broke it open with eight runs in the sixth. Eduardo Nunez went 2 for 2 and drove in a run.
Ryan Flaherty had two hits and drove in a run for Baltimore. Tyler Wilson gave up two runs, one earned, and two hits in two innings.