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Deduno does it again as Twins trounce Tigers, 9-3

Sam Deduno threw seven strong innings, allowing just three-runs to lead the Twins to a 9-3 win over the Tigers at Target Field Monday night. The Twins' offensive piled up 18 hits, including three apiece for Joe Mauer, Ryan Doumit, Darin Mastroianni and Jamey Carroll.
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A couple of players the Twins weren't counting on at the start of the season helped them stomp the Tigers, 9-3 at Target Field Monday night. Sam Deduno improved to 4-0 after pitching seven strong innings, and Darin Mastroianni came up big with three hits, one a solo home run and a great diving catch late in the game.

Ryan Doumit also homered for the Twins -- his 14th of the season. It was a three-run shot in the seventh inning.

The Twins piled up 18 hits as a team. Joe Mauer, Jamey Carroll and Doumit joined Mastroianni with three hits apiece.

Mastroianni started in the place of Denard Span, who is day-to-day with a sore shoulder.

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