Harris’ triple, Punto’s single gives Twins 3-1 lead

Brendan Harris tripled into the right field corner in the fourth inning to score Delmon Young and Craig Monroe, giving the Twins a 2-1 lead. Nick Punto singled to score Harris and add another run. All three runs came with two outs.

Monroe reached on a fielder’s choice and Young reached on a single.

The runs end a streak of 12 consecutive scoreless innings for Red Sox starter Jon Lester.


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