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Drew Butera, right, of the Twins is safe at first on a bunt after Tigers second baseman Carlos Guillen had to leave the bag to take the throw from pitcher Andy Oliver in the fifth inning Wednesday at Target Field in Minneapolis. (Associated Press)

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By Dave Campbell, AP Sports Writer

MINNEAPOLIS -- Three times in the past four years their division has been decided on the last day of the season, and the Minnesota Twins hope to avoid another dramatic, draining finish.

If they keep playing this well against the Detroit Tigers, maybe they can.

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