Twins wait out rain, get win over Tampa Bay 13 Jul 18

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Gibson struck out nine batters over eight easy innings for the Minnesota Twins, who handed Tampa Bay ace Blake Snell his shortest start of the season and beat the Rays 5-1 after a two-hour rain delay. Eddie Rosario hit a two-run homer in the seventh against reliever Chih-Wei Hu for more cushion, and the Twins won for the seventh time in eight games. The Rays had their five-game winning streak stopped.