Twins fall to Tigers on disputed call, 6-5
DETROIT (AP) -- Ron Gardenhire was hoping this road trip would be the start of a much-needed turnaround for his Minnesota Twins.
Instead, they began a crucial 10-game stretch with yet another frustrating loss -- this one on a disputed call.
Alex Avila's double in the eighth inning that appeared to hit a fan in the stands down the left-field line scored Jhonny Peralta from first base, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Twins 6-5 on Monday.
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