Originally posted on Fox Sports North  |  By PHIL ERVIN  |  Last updated 8/21/13
A singular slip. In so many Twins setbacks this season, that's all it's taken. A wave of uncharacteristic miscues Wednesday at Comerica Park put Minnesota's 7-1 loss at Detroit far out of reach, but one pitch on an otherwise stellar night from Kevin Correia had manager Ron Gardenhire shaking his head, again. After Brian Dozier's two-out, RBI single broke a scoreless tie in the top of the seventh, Correia retired the first two batters he saw in the inning's lower half. He then put Bryan Holaday in an 0-2 hole. Two offerings later, Holaday got in front of a curveball that floated in the zone just a little too long and roped a single past third baseman Trevor Plouffe and down the left-field line. It would be all the wiggle room the American League Central-leading Tigers would require. "We were one pitch away from being to (setup man Jared) Burton and (closer Glen) Perkins," Gardenhire said. After Holaday reached, Austin Jackson singled, setting up former Twin Torii Hunter's two-r...
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