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Twins' Win Streak Reaches 5 With 6-4 Victory Over Red Sox

Twins' Win Streak Reaches 5 With 6-4 Victory Over Red Sox

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One week into the season, things looked bleak for the Minnesota Twins. After 46 games, the outlook has greatly improved. Aaron Hicks homered for the first time in more than a year and the Twins extended their winning streak to five games with a 6-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday. Eddie Rosario also homered for Minnesota, which has won nine of 11. The Twins swept Boston for the first time since June 13-15, 2006. Coupled with Kansas City's 4-2 loss in New York, Minnesota is tied with the Royals for first in the American League Central. "Everybody is rowing that boat together," said right fielder Torii Hunter, whose team has gone...

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