Originally written on Fox Sports North  |  By TYLER MASON  |  Last updated 7/24/13
After tallying just two hits through eight innings, the Minnesota Twins seemed unlikely to do much against the Angels and starter Jered Weaver in Wednesday's 1-0 loss in the series finale. But after Weaver gave way to closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth, Minnesota had new life when Frieri walked Clete Thomas and hit Doug Bernier to open the ninth. Just when it looked like the Twins might rally, they were done in by a call they felt should have gone in their favor but didn't. Minnesota's Justin Morneau hit a soft popup off Frieri with no outs. Instead of catching the ball, Frieri let it drop to the grass before picking it up. He then fired to first base for the force out of Morneau, and the Angels got Bernier in a rundown for a double play. Twins manager Ron Gardenhire came out to argue the call, believing the infield fly rule should have been called. After a calm discussion, Gardenhire walked off the field. The Twins eventually lost the game two batters later when Chris Herrmann st...
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