Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/24/13
It began as your normal Major League Baseball game. Kyle Gibson was in the middle of this rookie baptism. Tommy Hunter was coming off the disabled list. Then things stopped making sense. Like Twins closer Glen Perkins blowing a save and ending a run of 19⅓ scoreless innings. Like Angels closer Ernesto Frieri not just flopping, but flopping fantastically. Like Clete Thomas being intentionally walked to pitch to Chris Herrmann. Then Herrmann fouling up that strategy — with a grand slam! Another reminder that anything can happen when you go to the ballpark. Angels fans were handed Rally Monkey dolls, then when watched the Twins score seven runs in the 10th to rocket to a 10-3 victory on Tuesday night at Angel Stadium. “I’m really happy the way the guys are playing right now,” manager Ron Gardenhire said after the Twins improved to 4-1 since the All-Star break. “They’re really getting after it. They’re rooting for each other in the dugout. They are playing the game pretty hard righ...
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