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Arcia and Park give Twins their first winning streak

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Los Angeles Angels 4

Minnesota Twins 6

The Minnesota Twins have their first winning streak of the season with a 6-4 win over the Angels on Saturday afternoon.

Minnesota used some late inning magic for the second straight game giving the Twins their second win of the season.

1. Back-to-back homers

The game was tied heading into the bottom of the eighth but Oswaldo Arcia and Byung Ho Park hit back-to-back home runs giving the Twins a 6-4 lead.

Arcia's shot was estimated at 419-feet and Park's blast went 462-feet.

https://twitter.com/Twins_morsecode/status/721443010647445504

https://twitter.com/Twins/status/721442938887114752

2. Nunez continues to rake

Eduardo Nunez batted leadoff again for the Twins and had another multi-hit game. Nunez went 2-4 with a triple and a run scored. Nunez is hitting .692 and is 9-11 in his last three starts.

https://twitter.com/fsnorth/status/721408128856629249

3. In Plouffe we trust

Trevor Plouffe took to twitter earlier this week, telling fans to keep believing despite an 0-9 start to the season. After going 2-4 last night, Plouffe had another strong game going 3-4 with a home run, double and two runs batted in.

Tweet of the Night:

https://twitter.com/RhettBollinger/status/721445408065593344

Up Next:

Kyle Gibson (0-2) takes the mound for the Twins against Nick Tropeano (1-0) for the Angels on Sunday afternoon for the series finale.

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