Found June 16, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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MINNEAPOLIS Trevor Plouffe is on some kind of a tear right now.Every time the Twins third baseman steps to the plate these days, you get the feeling the ball will fly off his bat and into the seats. Because frankly, that's exactly what's been happening.Plouffe hit two home runs against Milwaukee on Friday his 26th birthday and has now hit five homers in his last four games. While Friday's two-homer effort came in a 5-3 Twins loss, it's still hard to ignore the streak that Plouffe has put together."He's on the ball. It's fun to watch," Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said of Plouffe, who was not available for comment after the game. "You see guys go through hitting streaks, but not too many times you see about every time they put a good swing on the ball, it goes in the seats. That's what he seems to be doing right now."Friday marked Plouffe's first career multi-homer game. His first of the night came in the fifth inning, as he led ...
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