Gordon RBIs 6, Sánchez homers, Twins beat Red Sox

Nick Gordon hit his first career grand slam and had six RBIs, another career milestone, as the Minnesota Twins beat the Boston Red Sox 10-5 on Tuesday night.

Jake Cave and Dominican Gary Sánchez also contributed home runs to the cause of Minnesota.

Gordon hit a two-run double in the first inning and hit a drive to the upper deck of the right-field bleacher in the fifth, giving the Twins their fifth straight win.

Minnesota is a game and a half behind Cleveland, the leader of the American League Central Division.

Michael Fulmer (5-5) covered 1 1/3 innings in relief and struck out twice.

Kutter Crawford (3-6) gave up five runs — four earned — as well as four hits in 4 1/3 innings for Boston, which has lost seven of nine games. Crawford’s work included four walks.

For the Red Sox, Mexican Alex Verdugo 4-2 with two runs scored and an RBI. The Dominicans Rafael Devers 2-0 with an RBI, Franchy Cordero 4-0. Puerto Rican Kiké Hernández 3-1 with a run scored.

For the Twins, the Venezuelan Luis Arráez 5-1 with an RBI. Puerto Ricans Carlos Correa 4-1 with a run scored and an RBI, José Miranda 3-1 with two runs scored. Colombian Gio Urshela 4-1. The Dominicans Gilberto Celestino 3-0 with a run scored, Sánchez 4-2 with two runs scored and one produced.

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