MILWAUKEE, June 26 (UPI) -- Luis Rodriguez hit his first major league home run Sunday to help the Minnesota Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers, 5-2.
Winning pitcher Kyle Lohse handcuffed the Brewers with six shutout innings. He scattered nine hits, had no walks and struck out three, getting just the second for a Minnesota starter in the last 13 games.
Loser Victor Santos dropped to 2-8, suffering his third straight loss. He was tagged for five runs and 10 hits in five innings, with two walks and two strikeouts.
Milwaukee avoided being shut out on Jenkins' two-run homer in the ninth.