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MLB: Minnesota 4, Baltimore 3

BALTIMORE, April 7 (UPI) -- Rookie Aaron Hicks delivered a tie-breaking RBI single in the seventh inning Sunday and the Minnesota Twins went on to a 4-3 victory over Baltimore.

MLB: Toronto 6, Minnesota 5 (10 innings)

TORONTO, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Anthony Gose singled home Adeiny Hechavarria with the game-winning run in the 10th inning Monday, handing Toronto a 6-5 decision over Minnesota.

MLB: New York Yankees 8, Minnesota 2

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- CC Sabathia allowed six hits over eight innings Wednesday and the New York Yankees backed him with a six-run inning in an 8-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.

MLB: Minnesota 8, Cleveland 7

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Justin Morneau bashed two homers Sunday -- including the game-winner in the ninth inning -- and the Minnesota Twins outlasted Cleveland 8-7.

MLB: Minnesota 3, Cleveland 0

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- Cole De Vries and three Minnesota relievers combined on a four-hit shutout Saturday, staking the Twins to a 3-0 victory over Cleveland.

MLB: Seattle 5, Minnesota 4

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Blake Beavan allowed just five hits and the Seattle Mariners used a four-run rally Thursday in claiming a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

MLB: Texas 9, Minnesota 3

ARLINGTON, Texas, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Ian Kinsler knocked in four runs and Mitch Moreland launched a mammoth three-run shot Saturday in the Texas Rangers' 9-3 win over Minnesota.

MLB: Minnesota 7, Oakland 2

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Josh Willingham and Joe Mauer each went 3-for-5 with two RBI Monday, powering the Minnesota Twins to a 7-2 victory over Oakland.

MLB: Detroit 8, Minnesota 4

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Andy Dirks socked a go-ahead solo homer in the sixth inning Tuesday and the Detroit Tigers went on to an 8-4 victory over Minnesota.
MLB: Cleveland 6, Minnesota 2

MLB: Cleveland 6, Minnesota 2

CLEVELAND, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Justin Masterson allowed three hits over seven innings Wednesday helping the Cleveland Indians break an 11-game losing streak with a 6-2 win over Minnesota.

MLB: Minnesota 5, Cleveland 1

MINNEAPOLIS, July 29 (UPI) -- Brian Duensing tamed the Indians over six innings and Justin Morneau cracked a two-run homer Sunday, helping Minnesota sweep Cleveland with a 5-1 win.

MLB: Oakland 9, Minnesota 4

MINNEAPOLIS, July 15 (UPI) -- Yoenis Cespedes went 4-for-5 with a homer and three RBI Sunday and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep of Minnesota with a 9-4 victory.

MLB: Detroit 5, Minnesota 1

DETROIT, July 5 (UPI) -- Justin Verlander went the distance Wednesday and Miguel Cabrera homered twice in lifting the Detroit Tigers to a 5-1 triumph over Minnesota.

MLB: Kansas City 4, Minnesota 3

MINNEAPOLIS, June 30 (UPI) -- Jonathan Broxton recorded the final two outs of the game with the tying run in scoring position Friday, allowing the Kansas City Royals to edge Minnesota 4-3.

MLB: Cincinnati 6, Minnesota 0

CINCINNATI, June 23 (UPI) -- Johnny Cueto stayed hot with seven shutout innings Saturday and the Cincinnati Reds cruised to a 6-0 interleague smack down of Minnesota.
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Brian Duensing
USA's Brian Duensing in action as he relieves in the 5th inning against Canada at Wukesong Baseball Field at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing on August 16, 2008. Duensing got the win, as the USA team came from behind with two runs in the bottom of the 7th to win, 4-3. (UPI Photo/Mike Theiler)
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Brian Matthew Duensing (born February 22, 1983 in Marysville, Kansas) is a major league baseball starting pitcher for the Minnesota Twins.

He was born in 1983, the same year as his teammate, catcher Joe Mauer.

Duensing went to Millard South High School in Omaha, Nebraska, where he earned second-team all-state honors in both his junior and senior years. His senior year he batted .429, and went 2-2 with a 3.78 earned run average on the mound. His combined record in two seasons of American Legion ball was 16-3 with 141 strikeouts. He had a 0.74 ERA, and a .522 batting average his second season.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Brian Duensing."
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