Twins walk-off Brewers in 15 innings, 5-4

It took 15 innings and multiple rain delays, but Denard Span's walk-off RBI single gave the Twins a 5-4 win over the Brewers on Sunday. Nick Blackburn pitched six innings before the Twins' bullpen threw nine shutout innings to close the game.
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It took 15 innings and multiple rain delays, but Denard Span's walk-off RBI single gave the Twins a 5-4 win over the Brewers on Sunday. Nick Blackburn pitched six innings before the Twins' bullpen threw nine shutout innings to close the game.

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