Rays complete sweep with 7-3 win over Twins, Injury updates on Plouffe, Span and Capps

Justin Morneau stayed hot with another home run, but the Twins were unable to end their losing streak, falling to the surging Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 in 10 innings. Denard Span left the game early after hurting his shoulder while attempting a diving catch.
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