Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 5/19/12
Scott Diamond's streak of 14 scoreless innings to start his 2012 season with the Twins was bound to end sometime. Turns out that time was the first inning of Friday's game against Milwaukee. After all, this Diamond isn't flawless. All puns aside, Diamond still pitched well enough Friday against the Brewers to improve to 3-0 on the season despite allowing his first runs of the year. He picked up the victory as Minnesota's offense gave Diamond plenty of run support as it beat Milwaukee by an 11-3 final in the series opener at Miller Park. "He's going out there and throwing up zeros," said Twins catcher Joe Mauer, who had three hits and drove in three runs in the win. "He gave up a couple runs, but that's going to happen. He wasn't going to go scoreless the whole year. Going up there and giving us a chance to win and keeping us in games, that's what we needed." Diamond struggled with his command early, something he didn't do in his starts against the Angels and Blue Jays earlier th...
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