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Min 1 2 0 7 1 0 0 0 0 11 15 1
Pit 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 6 12 1
Date of game: 3/29/2012

Recap: Pittsburgh vs. Minnesota

Bradenton, FL (Sports Network) - Brian Dinkelman had two singles, an RBI and scored twice as part of a seven-run fourth inning that helped the Minnesota Twins to an 11-6 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.

Dinkelman finished with three hits, including a two-run home run, and four runs batted in, while Brian Dozier also smacked a two-run shot and knocked in three runs for the Twins.

Starter Matt Maloney allowed one run on four hits and a walk through three innings for the win.

James McDonald was touched for 10 runs on seven hits and seven walks in 3 2/3 innings for Pittsburgh to take the loss. Greg Picart had two hits, an RBI and a run scored for the Pirates.

Game Notes

Barnum hopes to lift Portland State in 2015

Portland State and new coach Bruce Barnum will face two FBS opponents and five teams at home as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Thursday.

NASCAR News
Pence breaks arm, out 6-to-8 weeks

The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will be without a key regular for perhaps the first month of the 2015 season after All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence fractured his left forearm in Thursday's spring training game.

Ovechkin ruled out vs. Wild

Washington Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin will not play in Thursday night's game against the Minnesota Wild due to a lower-body injury.

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