While the Minnesota Twins and the Chicago Cubs have two of the worst records in the majors, only one is playing like it.
The streaking Twins look to complete a three-game sweep of the lowly Cubs on Sunday.
Minnesota has the worst record in the AL, but has put together a nice run over the last week and a half, winning nine of 11.
The Twins (24-34) will try to match their longest winning streak of the season with a fourth straight victory Sunday. They have scored 19 runs in winning the first two games of this series against the major league-worst Cubs (19-40).
Following a walk-off victory Friday, Minnesota cruised to an 11-3 win Saturday behind a six-run fourth inning. Scott Diamond pitched six scoreless innings, Trevor Plouffe homered and drove in four runs and Joe Mauer, back in the lineup after missing four games with a sprained right thumb, had three hits and two RBIs.
"We still have a long ways to go here," manager Ron Gardenhire said. "We're 10 games below .500 and we've be...