Johan Santana gave up a homer to the first batter he faced, and that was just the beginning of a long night for the Twins ace, as he gave up three more before exiting after five innings. Justin Morneau had a solid game, with two homers and three RBIs.
BATTING 2B: Rios (28, Santana). HR: Johnson (2, 1st inning off Santana, 0 on, 0 out), Thomas 2 (16, 1st inning off Santana, 1 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Santana, 1 on, 2 out), Rios (20, 3rd inning off Santana, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Johnson 4; Rios 6; Wells; Thomas 8; Stairs. RBI: Johnson (9), Thomas 4 (50), Rios (59). 2-out RBI: Thomas 4. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Johnson. GIDP: Clayton. Team LOB: 3.
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