The Minnesota Twins had just finished a marathon 15-inning game Sunday that lasted a Target Field-record 6 hours, 26 minutes when they had to turn their attention to Monday's game. In less than 18 hours, Minnesota would be hosting a matchup of first-place teams as the Houston Astros come to town
MINNEAPOLIS — The Tampa Bay Rays completed their fourth straight series win on the road with an 8-6 win over the Minnesota Twins in 15 innings on Sunday. At 6 hours, 26 minutes, the finale marked the longest game in the history of Target Field and the longest game in the major leagues this season. Cobb
Twins first baseman Joe Mauer reached base seven times in Sunday's 15-inning loss to the Rays.