On Friday night, the Twins played their second game of a 14-game road trip. Glen Perkins pitched great to lead the Twins to an 9-0 win over the Angels. Glen Perkins improved to 11-3 on the season with the win. He pitched eight strong innings, with three strikeouts. He also allowed five hits on two walks. Dennys Reyes pitched a scoreless ninth inning in relief of Glen Perkins.
Carlos Gomez, Delmon Young, and Denard Span all had great games for the Twins. Young and Span homered for the Twins, while Gomez had a double, and a stolen base. Young also had a double. Delmon Young, and Denard Span had a combined seven RBIs. Adam Everett and Nick Punto also recorded RBIs. Delmon Young, Carlos Gomez, and Denard Span went a combined 7-13 on Friday night against the Angels. Joe Mauer had a hit to extend his hitting streak to 14 games. Former Twin Torii Hunter is a combined 0-8 with a walk against the Twins in this series.
Saturday night the Twins send Nick Blackburn(9-7) to the mound against Jon Garland(11-8). The game is scheduled for 8:05 Central Time.