Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 10/20/14
MINNEAPOLIS -- As the Minnesota Twins march toward the end of another losing season, there haven't been too many bright spots to speak of lately. Josmil Pinto, however, has been one of them. The Twins' rookie catcher has already impressed with his bat during his limited time in the major leagues, but he had his biggest hit of his young career Sunday against Tampa Bay. With Minnesota trailing in the eighth inning, Pinto hit a go-ahead 3-run home run to propel the Twins to a 6-4 victory as they avoided a three-game sweep. "When I hit the ball, I really wasn't sure whether it was going to go," Pinto said, with the help of teammate Chris Colabello to translate. "I made pretty good contact. I looked up and was running hard. When I saw it go out, I was really happy for the team and immediately started thinking about how we were going to go out and get three outs." Twins right fielder Ryan Doumit hit a solo home run with two outs in the eighth to cut the...
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