The fans of the Minnesota Twins celebrated that Saturday afternoon when their team beat the New York Mets with a final score of 8 to 4.
Minnesota He had his heroes in batsmen Max Kepler and Donovan Solano, while Kenta Maeda ensured the win.
One of the most exciting moments of the game was when Max Kepler came out as a pinch hitter in the seventh inning.
Kepler has struggled as a reliever this season, but he didn’t disappoint, hitting a three-run pitch.
In that lucky inning, Max Kepler came in with the bases loaded and sent the ball inches away from disappearing for his first triple of 2023.
Donovan Solano also impressed in this game with his third multi-run performance in just five games this month.
Solano has totaled eight RBI in five games this month, compared to just seven in 22 games in August.
Pitcher Kenta Maeda did a solid job, throwing 5.1 innings with just two strikeouts, four hits, and two runs allowed.
Maeda didn’t have his most impressive performance, but he did enough to help his team win and is now 4-7.
Twins, They are 6-4 in their last 10 games and have won two straight.
On the other hand, Pete Alonso from the New York Mets also impressed with his 43rd home run and 103rd RBI of the season.
However, his career alone was not enough to be successful Mets from their current situation, eliminated from containment.
new York has lost nine straight road games, which is the longest active streak among major league teams.
MinnesotaThose 75 wins put him in relatively comfortable control of the American League’s weak Central Division, while Cleveland follows from a distance by 8.