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MLB: Minnesota 3, Kansas City 0

KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 4 (UPI) -- Samuel Deduno and four relievers combined on a four-hit shutout Tuesday and the Minnesota Twins posted a 3-0 whitewash of Kansas City.

MLB: Minnesota 8, Milwaukee 6

MINNEAPOLIS, May 30 (UPI) -- Brian Dozier, Joe Mauer and Ryan Doumit all hit home runs in the fourth inning Thursday, starting Minnesota on its way to an 8-6 win over Milwaukee.

MLB: Minnesota 6, Milwaukee 3

MILWAUKEE, May 27 (UPI) -- Kevin Correira earned a six-inning victory and Ryan Doumit supplied a key two-run single Monday in Minnesota's 6-3 interleague triumph over Milwaukee.

MLB: Minnesota 3, Detroit 2

DETROIT, May 25 (UPI) -- P.J. Walters pitched six efficient innings in his first start of 2013 Saturday and Minnesota broke a 10-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Detroit.

MLB: Detroit 7, Minnesota 6

DETROIT, May 23 (UPI) -- Prince Fielder singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning Thursday, finishing off a Detroit rally that gave the Tigers a 7-6 win over Minnesota.

MLB: Boston 6, Minnesota 5 (11 innings)

BOSTON, May 7 (UPI) -- Stephen Drew drove in Jarrod Saltalamacchia with an 11th-inning, game-winning base hit Monday, lifting the Boston Red Sox over Minnesota 6-5.

MLB: Minnesota 4, Cleveland 2

CLEVELAND, May 5 (UPI) -- Mike Pelfrey tossed six innings of one-run ball Sunday and the Minnesota Twins avoided a three-game sweep with a 4-2 win over Cleveland.

MLB: Minnesota 4, Miami 3 (1st game)

MINNEAPOLIS, April 23 (UPI) -- Oswaldo Arcia hit a three-run shot Tuesday for his first major league home run that gave Minnesota 4-3 win over Miami in the first game of a doubleheader.

MLB: Kansas City 3, Minnesota 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., April 8 (UPI) -- Alcides Escobar delivered a go-ahead, run-scoring double Monday, keying an eighth-inning rally that sent Kansas City past Minnesota 3-1 in its home opener.

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: Detroit 2, Minnesota 1

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Prince Fielder socked a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning Sunday and Detroit moved to the brink of a division title with a 2-1 win over Minnesota.

MLB: Minnesota 4, Detroit 2

MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Ryan Doumit hit a two-run homer in the seventh Friday and delivered a two-run double in the eighth to bring Minnesota a 4-2 win over Detroit.

MLB: Minn. 2, Detroit 1 (10 inn., 2nd gm.)

DETROIT, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- Jamey Carroll drove in the go-ahead run with a 10th-inning single Sunday and the Minnesota Twins swept a doubleheader from Detroit with a 2-1 victory.

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: Minnesota 3, Kansas City 1 (1st game)

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Cole De Vries and three Minnesota relievers combined to hold Kansas City to one run Saturday and the Twins beat the Royals 3-1 in Game 1 of a doubleheader.
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Levi Jared Burton (born June 2, 1981 in Westminster, South Carolina) is a Major League Baseball right-handed relief pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds.

He was originally selected by the Oakland Athletics in the eighth round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. After spending five years in the Athletics minor league system, he became eligible for the 2006 Rule 5 Draft. He was selected in the Rule 5 draft by the Cincinnati Reds. Burton has spent three years in Cincinnati which has included 132 appearances and 138 innings pitched as a reliever.

The Oakland Athletics selected Burton out of Western Carolina University in the eighth round of the 2002 Major League Baseball Draft. He lost his remaining eligibility at Western Carolina by signing with Oakland on June 12, 2002. The A's sent him to their Single-A affiliate, the Vancouver Canadians. With Vancouver he had a 0–4 win–loss record with a 3.58 earned run average (ERA) in 13 games. He followed up his 2002 season with 15 appearances for the Kane County Cougars in 2003. With Kane County he improved both his win–loss ratio to a 2–1 and his ERA to 2.27. 2004, was less consistent for Burton splitting time between two of the Athletics farm teams, the Arizona League Athletics (AZL Athletics) (Rookie League) and the Modesto A's (Single-A). Burton had a 1–0 record and a 4.16 ERA with the AZL Athletics. While in Modesto he had a 3–2 win–loss ratio and a 4.78 ERA. Overall, Burton pithced a combined 53.2 innings in 15 games in 2004. Burton spent the 2005 season with the Stockton Ports, another Oakland Single-A affiliate and went 4–4 with a 2.60 ERA. 2006, would turn out to be Burton's final in Oakland's farm system and Burton spent it with the Midland Rockhounds. With the Rockhounds he had a 6–5 record and a 4.14 ERA while a then career high 53 appearances.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jared Burton."
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