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Keppinger, Rays break loose in 10th, beat Twins

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Aug 13, 2012 at 6:58 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Jeff Keppinger homered and doubled, then drove in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 7-3 Sunday for their sixth straight win.
 
Ryan Roberts had three hits, including a two-run single in the 10th. Sean Rodriguez capped the burst with an RBI double as Tampa Bay matched its longest winning streak of the season.
 
Kyle Farnsworth (1-3) worked around a one-out single in the ninth to earn his first win since last Aug. 21.
 
Alex Burnett (4-4) took the loss in Minnesota's fifth defeat in a row.

 

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