Scott Baker struck out three and walked three on Thursday afternoon. (Gregory Shamus/Getty)
By Kelly Thesier / MLB.com
Scott Baker came up with a sterling effort to keep the Twins alive in their quest to catch the Tigers in the AL Central, yielding just one unearned run over five frames. Orlando Cabrera's bases-clearing double in the eighth put the game away for Minnesota, which moved to two games back of Detroit with three to play.
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