PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. – Rays ace David Price gave nine hits in five innings and the Minnesota Twins beat Tampa Bay 6-4 Saturday.
Price allowed three runs, two of them earned, while striking out seven and walking two.
Eduardo Escobar had two hits for the Twins, including a go-ahead, two-run single in the seventh.
Jose Lobaton homered and had three hits for the Rays. Yunel Escobar got two hits and drove in a run.
Twins starter Kevin Correia allowed five hits and three earned runs in 4 2-3 innings.