Twins' Garza cools off Orioles

Rookie wins his first with strong 6

Lopez yields 13 Twins hits

Twins 4 Orioles 1

August 24, 2006|By Jeff Zrebiec | Jeff Zrebiec,Sun Reporter

The momentum and excitement that resided on the home team's side after Nick Markakis' three home runs Tuesday night started to dissipate in the first inning last night.

Four of the first five Minnesota Twins to face Rodrigo Lopez got hits and two of them scored. Over the next five innings, the Twins would continue their assault on Lopez, getting intensely familiar with the base paths at Camden Yards.

Twins@Orioles Tonight, 7:05, Comcast SportsNet, 1090 AM Starters: Twins' Boof Bonser (2-4, 5.51) vs. Orioles' Kris Benson (10-9, 4.63)

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